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Yemen's Hodeidah hit with violence amid talks of a ceasefire

Intense fighting has erupted in Yemen's strategic port city of Hodeidah after an ease in violence that had raised hopes for a ceasefire across the war-torn country, two aid workers told CNN.

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Recep Tayyip Erdogan Fast Facts

See CNN's Recep Tayyip Erdogan Fast Facts for a look at the life of the Turkish president and former prime minister.

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Trump defends Saudi Arabia ties despite Khashoggi murder

The president points to Saudi investments in the US amid anger over writer Jamal Khashoggi's murder.

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رجلان مواليان ساعدا في صعود نجم الأمير محمد بن سلمان

عندما أقام وليّ العهد السعودي محمّد بن سلمان مأدبة عشاء هذا الربيع دُعِي إليها عددٌ من الزعماء العرب، كان من بين الحضور، إلى جانب هذا الحشد من الملوك ...

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Yemen: Where children rummage through rubbish for food

After nearly four years of war in Yemen, Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led military coalition appeared to agree to pause fighting. But it wasn’t to ...

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Are Jared and Ivanka Good for the Jews?

Jewish communities stand more divided than ever on whether to embrace or denounce Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump.

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Khashoggi's murder could be a game-changer for Yemen

The slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi wrote passionately about ending the brutal war in Yemen. Never could he have imagined that he himself would become the leverage in attempts to end the conflict.

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Yemen war: Fighting resumes at key port of Hudaydah

Fierce clashes are reported despite the Saudi-led coalition and rebels agreeing to halt offensives.

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Saddam Hussein memorial plaque appears on London bench

"In loving memory of Saddam Hussein" read the bench plaque in Wanstead, London, but who was behind it?

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Jamal Khashoggi death: King Salman speaks but ignores murder

King Salman praises the judiciary, shrugging off pressure over the murder of writer Jamal Khashoggi.

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Netanyahu’s Coalition in Israel Survives, for Now

In a sharp turnaround, two hawkish ministers decided not to resign over the government’s handling of the latest conflict in Gaza, staving off ...

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Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat

The government had been on the verge of collapse amid a crisis after the defence minister resigned.

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Yemen war: Houthis 'halting drone and missile strikes'

The rebel group says it is halting drone and missile strikes against the Saudi-led coalition.

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The US is 'not going to stand' for Khashoggi killing: Pence

US Vice President Mike Pence has said Washington is "not going to stand for" the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, as Turkey suggested that the Saudi journalist's body was possibly carried out of Turkey in diplomatic bags.

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The Khashoggi case just won't go away for Trump and his Saudi allies

It appears US President Donald Trump and Saudi officials had hoped the Khashoggi affair had come to an end. But an explosive CIA assessment that the Saudi Crown Prince ordered the journalist's killing makes Riyadh's and Trump's narrative harder to ...

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Israel heading for early elections after turbulent week for Netanyahu

Israel appears to be heading for early elections after a rough week for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw key government ministers resign and ...

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Netanyahu, Citing Israel’s Security, Tries to Avoid New Election

With members of his ministers threatening to force a vote, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded, “In the middle of a battle, we do not play ...

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Netanyahu warns of danger of early Israel election

PM Benjamin Netanyahu is set to meet his finance minister, in a final attempt to avoid elections.

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Jamal Khashoggi: US 'yet to conclude' who was behind the murder

The State Department counters reports the CIA believes the Saudi crown prince ordered the murder.

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Iran executes 'Sultan of Coins' for financial crimes

Iran executed two men for financial crimes early Wednesday, punishments that were quickly assailed by Amnesty International as disproportionate and reflective of Tehran's "shameless disregard for the right to life."

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Jamal Khashoggi: CIA 'blames Saudi prince for murder'

The CIA believes the Saudi crown prince was behind the journalist's murder, US media reports say.

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Egyptian Sentenced to Death in Killing of Christian Doctor

A man accused of supporting the Islamic State was convicted in the stabbing death as the militants have targeted Egyptian Christians over their ...

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: Imams divided over video game fatwa

Some imams in Kurdistan have officially banned a hugely popular video game – but others are hitting back.

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Netanyahu faces coalition crisis as key ministers resign

Israel's Prime Minister is facing a serious challenge to his coalition as key ministers resign and called for early elections.

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If Gaza Brings Down Netanyahu’s Government, Can He Rise Again?

Already facing possible bribery charges, Israel’s prime minister, a political survivor, is grappling with political fallout over his handling of Gaza.

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لماذا ننشر صورا تقض المضجع لأطفال اليمن الهزيلين ضحايا الجوع!

الصور التي نشرناها من اليمن قد تكون مثيرة للجزع بنفس القدر الذي أثارته صور أخرى نشرناها من قبل. وفيما يلي سبب اتخاذنا القرار بنشرها.

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أمل حسين، 7 سنوات، تلفظ أنفاسها الأخيرة بسبب الجوع. الحرب التي تقودها المملكة العربية السعودية في اليمن دفعت بالملايين إلى حافة المجاعة.

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