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Libyan MP asked to form new government

Al Jazeera News - 4 hours 11 min ago
Abdullah al-Thinni quit last week as PM but was asked by elected parliament to form government amid ongoing violence.

Tens of thousands remain homeless in Gaza

Electronic Intifada - 5 hours 57 min ago

Almost 2,300 housing units were completely destroyed by Israel.

Israel seizes most West Bank land in 30 years

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 10:42pm
Palestinians and US officials condemn move that will connect West Bank settlements to those in south Jerusalem.

Iran convicts Ahmadinejad's vice president

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 8:47pm
Judge says Mohammad Reza Rahimi, an official under ex-president, has been jailed and fined, but does not reveal charges.

In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 8:05pm
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.

Israel seizes 400 hectares of West Bank land

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 5:13pm
US official describes as "counterproductive" Israeli announcement to appropriate land, said to be largest in 30 years.

Syrians build health care network in Turkey

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 3:37pm
Informal health centres are treating thousands of Syrian refugees in Turkey, easing the pressure on local hospitals.

Iraq breaks Islamic State siege of Amerli

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 2:15pm
Government forces mainly composed of peshmerga fighters enter northern town where thousands of civilians were trapped.

Libyan militia storm US embassy in Tripoli

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 1:07pm
Evacuated embassy compound in the capital raided as fighting rages among rival militias in the North African country.

Call for Houthi civil disobedience in Yemen

Al Jazeera News - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 4:33am
Houthi tribal leader urges supporters to escalate ongoing protests, defying appeals by the UN to end hostilities.

Palestinians are sentenced to sadness

Electronic Intifada - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 12:24am

A family reunion without joy, and the loss of my childhood friend in Gaza.

Syrian rebels release Lebanese soldiers

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 11:16pm
The Al-Nusra Front frees four soldiers and a police officer kidnapped in Lebanon nearly a month ago.

What's behind the spike in Saudi beheadings?

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 8:33pm
In the opening weeks of August, Saudi Arabia carried out more than one execution per day, human rights groups say.

Iraq's Sunnis ready to fight IS group

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 5:55pm
Tribes in Anbar province say they want military and political support from Baghdad to push back the Islamic State group.

UN soldiers escape siege by Syria rebels

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 3:34pm
Two groups of Filipino peacekeepers escape positions in occupied Golan Heights threatened by rebels from Syria.

Bahrain arrests top human rights activist

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 3:14pm
Maryam al-Khawaja, who campaigns against abuse in Gulf state, charged with insulting king and assault on arrival.

Gaza doctors warn of looming health crisis

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 8:31am
Doctors say damage to territory's infrastructure has left it vulnerable to outbreaks of deadly illnesses.

Iraqi minority vows death before IS capture

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 8:08am
Shia Turkmen in Amerli, besieged by the Islamic State group, vow to kill their families before seeing their subjugation.

UN peacekeepers in Syria freed in firefight

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 7:14am
Thirty-two Filipino peacekeepers seized by unidentified fighters in Israeli-occupied Golan Heights rescued, UN says.

Iran says new US sanctions 'deepen' mistrust

Al Jazeera News - Sun, 31/08/2014 - 3:26am
Iranian president slams new sanctions, saying they will hamper ongoing negotiations about country's nuclear programme.
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