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ISIS militants seize more Kurdish villages in northern Syria

ISIS forces leave destructionIslamic State (ISIS) militants seized control of 40 Kurdish villages around the town of Kubani in northern Syria on Friday, raising the number of Kurdish villages controlled by ISIS to 60 within 48 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported.


Palestinian Parliament: Prime Minister has to resign if unable to carry out mission

Ahmed BaharFirst Deputy Speaker for the Palestinian Parliament Ahmed Bahar called on Friday on the Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamadallah to resign if he is unable carry out the mission agreed upon by Palestinian factions.


Hamas accuses Palestinian Prime Minister of following Fatah's orders

Sami Abu ZuhriHamas accused the Palestinian unity government of following orders from the rival Fatah movement on Friday because the Prime Minister has not announced any plans to guarantee the implementation of the reconciliation agreement.


Israeli government to build military barrier south of Jerusalem

Apartheid seperation wallThe Israeli government has approved a project to set up a separation barrier in Battir village, south of occupied Jerusalem, Israeli sources have revealed.