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Kuwait seeks UN Securtity Council meeting over Gaza

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WASHINGTON – Kuwait on Monday has requested a UN Security Council meeting over deadly violence that occurred in Gaza near the Israeli border on the day the U.S. relocated its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. At least 52 Palestinian demonstrators were martyred Monday — and hundreds more injured — by Israeli army forces deployed along […]

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UN chief expresses concern on people killed in Gaza

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ANKARA – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday expressed his concern on the number of people killed in Gaza. Speaking at a joint press conference with Chancellor of Austria Sebastian Kurz following a meeting in Vienna, Guterres said: “I am particularly worried today with the news about what’s happening in Gaza, already with a high […]

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Moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem very dangerous: Arab League

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CAIRO, May 14 (Xinhua) — Arab League’s (AL) Secretary General, Ahmed Aboul-Gheit, said on Monday that moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is extremely dangerous. In a statement, Aboul-Gheit said it is shameful to see some countries joining the ceremony of transferring the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem in blatant violation […]

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Jordanians protest against US embassy move to Jerusalem

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AMMAN – Hundreds of Jordanians demonstrated near the U.S. embassy in Amman on Monday to protest the relocation of Washington’s Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The protest, which was held only meters from the embassy building, was attended by a number of Jordanian trade union activists and political party leaders. “Long live the Intifada!” […]

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Pakistan reacts to opening of US embassy in Jerusalem

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KARACHI, Pakistan – Pakistan on Monday said the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, despite international opposition, is a violation of international law and several United Nations Security Council’s resolutions. “Pakistan has noted with grave concern that despite calls by the international community to comply with UN General Assembly and Security Council resolutions on the […]

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US Sen. Bernie Sanders criticizes Israel over violence

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WASHINGTON – Former presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday criticized Israel for its atrocities toward Palestinians near the Israel-Gaza border, urging regional and international actors to stop humanitarian crisis and violence in Gaza. At least 52 Palestinian demonstrators were martyred on Monday — and hundreds more injured — on the day the U.S. embassy relocated […]

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Turkish PM strongly condemns Israel over violence

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ANKARA – The Turkish prime minister on Monday strongly condemned the Israeli violence against Palestinian protesters in the day the U.S. embassy relocated from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. At least 52 Palestinian demonstrators have been martyred Monday — and hundreds more injured — by Israeli army forces deployed along the other side of the border, according […]

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Turkey: Opposition CHP leader condemns massacre in Gaza

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ANKARA – The leader of Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) Kemal Kilicdaroglu condemned the U.S. and Israel administrations over violence against Palestinian protesters on the day the U.S. embassy relocated from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Kilicdaroglu, in a Twitter post, said he condemned the “massacre” taking place in Gaza. “Before the eyes of the […]

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EU calls on Israel to respect right to peaceful protest

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ANKARA – EU Vice President Federica Mogherini on Monday called on Israel to protect the right of peaceful protest in Gaza, a statement said. The statement came on a day when thousands of Palestinians converged along the Gaza Strip’s eastern border with Israel to protest the relocation of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. […]

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Russia, Egypt slam US embassy move to Jerusalem

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MOSCOW – Russian and Egyptian foreign ministers slammed the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem on Monday. Russia has evaluated the U.S. decision negatively several times, the head of Russian diplomacy Sergey Lavrov said in a joint news conference in Moscow . “One cannot in such a way, unilaterally, revise the agreements, fixed in […]

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