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Trump châtie l’Iran pour sa victoire en Syrie et en Irak et Rohani rétorque

La position de Washington à l’égard de Téhéran divise le camp européo-américain.

Trump met en péril l’accord sur le nucléaire iranien et transforme Rohani en « faucon ». 2,268 more words

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Trump avenges Iran's victory in Syria and Iraq ... and Rohani responds

Washington’s position on Tehran divides the European-American camp

Trump puts the nuclear agreement in the balance and turns Rohani into a “hawk”

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Hamas militant killed by suicide bomber in Gaza

GAZA, Palestinian Territory — A suicide bomber blew himself up in the southern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing a Hamas militant who was trying to stop the attacker from crossing into Egypt, Hamas announced, blaming an Islamic State sympathizer for carrying out the unprecedented attack. 488 more words


What has the US got out of the war in Syria? A “new Middle East,” as seen by the “resistance crescent” and not the US

Published here: http://alrai.li/nl239rd  via @AlraiMediaGroup

Key words: US, Russia, Syria, Iran, Hezbollah, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, ISIS, AQ.

By Elijah J. Magnier @ejmalrai  –

The US is preparing for the post “Islamic State” (ISIS) era, where the Levant and Mesopotamia have changed to the point they no longer look like they were prior to 2011. 2,029 more words

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It's so hot in Iraq, the government made today a holiday

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi government has announced a mandatory official holiday due to a heat wave.

Wednesday’s late night statement calling for a Thursday holiday came from the Iraqi Cabinet as temperatures hit 50 degrees Celsius. 89 more words