March 26, 2019
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Saudi Arabian parliament rejects Trumps Golan Heights resolution

Saudi Arabia has joined the chorus of nations rejecting US President Donald Trumps decision to unilaterally recognize the Golan Heights as Israeli, rather than Syrian, territory, calling it a violation of international law. Calling on “all parties” to respect the United Nations charter, international law, and several UN resolutions calling for Israel to withdraw from the
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Netanyahu hints at new Gaza invasion amid night of cross-border fire

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has said the Israeli military may launch a full-scale offensive on Gaza in response to missile strikes into its territory, which intensified on Monday, prompting massive retaliatory fire from Israel. Netanyahu, who was supposed to speak at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference on Tuesday, wrapped up his visit
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Irish soldier turned ISIS bride says she wants to return home

An Irish woman accused of being a member of ISIS says she wants to return home. Lisa Smith is a former Army soldier and Air Corps corporal who went to Syria five years ago and is currently detained in a refugee camp. “I want to go home. I think the people here should realise all the people here are not terrorists,” Smith told a CNN reporter at the Al-Houl refugee camp