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Killer of 3 Muslim students in US may face death penalty

Chapel Hill Victims, USACraig Stephen Hicks, 46, who killed three Muslim students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, may face the death penalty, a district attorney general has said.


Netanyahu warns US against 'nuclear nightmare' if 'bad' Iran deal is made

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at CongressIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday warned the United States against signing a "bad deal with Iran" that could spark a "nuclear nightmare" and put Israel at risk, the Anadolu Agency reported.


UNRWA: 800,000 needy Palestinian refugees in Gaza

Pierre Krähenbühl

The Commissioner General of the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) said on Monday that the number of needy Palestinian refugees in the Gaza Strip has increased by 80,000 to 800,000 during the period of the ongoing Israeli siege.


United States halts Intel cooperation with Israel on Iran

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The United States has stopped intelligence cooperation with Israel on Iran's nuclear programme, Israel's Channel 10 has reported.


Serry calls for Israel to end siege on Gaza

Robert Serry

The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Robert Serry yesterday called on Israel, Egypt and the Palestinian factions to adopt a "Gaza first" policy to ensure the continuation of the ceasefire.


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