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Feb 07 2016

Assange detained arbitrarily, should be freed — United Nations panel

British police have insisted Julian Assange will be arrested if he steps outside the Ecuadorian embassy. Jennifer Robinson praised the panel's finding that Assange ...

Feb 07 2016

FM: Foreign troops entering Syria would return 'in coffins'

Thousands of people remained stuck on the border between Syria and Turkey on Saturday morning, after Ankara closed the frontier earlier this week. Moualem also cited ...

Feb 07 2016

New mixed-gender area of Western Wall violates status quo: Palestinian Authority

Israel's Orthodox rabbinical establishment wields a monopoly over key aspects of religious life in the country, such as marriage, divorce and burials while Reform and Con...

Feb 07 2016

Foreign troops in Syria will return home 'in coffins,' foreign minister warns

Syria's foreign minister signalled on Saturday a ceasefire would be hard or impossible before the borders with Turkey and Jordan were sealed, and before a list of terrori...

Feb 07 2016

Some Say President Obama's Mosque Visit Comes 'Too Late'

But it was the president's reference to the impact that rhetoric is having on young Muslim Americans that Dr. Elfass said would have special meaning for his community...