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Passing by the red brick houses of Stoke-on-Trent, Majhor Abdullah Hagi heads to his English-language class. The quaint English city, known for its pottery and landscape gardens, is a far cry from the genocide he escaped four years ago. But on Tuesday, a UK court ruling could catapult him back to a life of fear and persecution.
Water scarcity in the UAE is second only to Kuwait in the Middle East, so when it comes to farming, a smart approach is required. Now high-tech, low-water agriculture is set for a new superlative with the announcement of the world's largest vertical farm in Dubai -- and the produce could soon be coming to a flight near you.
About 400 Syrians, including members of the White Helmets rescue group, have been evacuated to Jordan via Israel in an international humanitarian operation coordinated by the United Nations.
An Israeli tank targeted a Hamas military post in Gaza Saturday morning in retaliation for a breach of the border fence, the Israel Defense Forces said in a statement.
Hours after violence flared between Israel and Hamas for the second time in a week, prompting renewed fears that Gaza could slide quickly into an all-out war, reports that a ceasefire has been restored surfaced.
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A Kuwaiti Instagram influencer has slammed new laws requiring a weekly day off for Filipino domestic workers, drawing the ire of social media users.
Israel's nation-state law is hailed by PM Netanyahu as a historic moment for the Zionist dream. Critics have slammed it as a license for "apartheid."
Making no mention of the values of equality and democracy, Israel has passed into law a highly controversial bill that serves to define the nature of the state of Israel, with critics slamming it as the "nail in the coffin" of Israeli democracy.
For both of Adel and Majhor, reaching the UK was the last stop in their journey to find safety. If their asylum cases fail, they fear they will have nowhere left to go.
As he butts heads with Western European countries over the Iran nuclear deal and Israeli settlements, Benjamin Netanyahu has found a new set of European allies.
The Syrian government reached a reconciliation agreement Wednesday with rebels in Nawa, in southern Daraa province.
Dozens of Syrians seeking refuge from fighting on Tuesday were told to turn back by Israeli soldiers, according to a local journalist and a Reuters video.
Israel says it is halting fuel shipments and restricting the fishing zone off Gaza from Tuesday amid heightened tensions with militants .
The United Nations has issued an urgent appeal for Israel and Gaza to "step back from the brink" of war and revive the reconciliation process.
Hamas and Islamic Jihad, the two largest militant factions in Gaza, said Saturday a ceasefire agreement was reached with Israel following a serious spike in fighting between the two sides over the past 24 hours.
Syrian government forces say they have retaken a town that was the epicenter of the civil war that engulfed the country and the region for more than seven years.
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman called for the closure of his country's embassy in Dublin after a vote to ban goods produced in Israeli settlements.
The world's most water-scarce region needs to take critical action to narrow the gap between water supply and demand, according to a recent World Bank report.
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Iran executed eight men convicted of terrorism for last year's twin attacks that left 17 people dead in Tehran, state media reported Saturday.
Russia and Syrian rebel groups have reached an interim ceasefire agreement in Syria's southern province of Daraa after weeks of violence in the area, a Free Syrian Army spokesman told CNN on Friday.
A hair-raising dash across a busy highway is one of two ways of reaching the West Bank Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar. The other is to navigate a rugged and barely passable dirt track.