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  • Jerusalem protests: Kills at least 2 and 200 wounded
    West-bank_protest-diaalnews 2014-07-25 08:20:30 UTC
    At least two Palestinians have been killed and 200 wounded in the West Bank during protests against Israel's campaign in Gaza, officials say. About 10,000 protesters marched from Ramallah towards East Jerusalem, where they were met by Israeli f...
  • Germany: Russia should be stripped of World Cup 2018 after MH17 attack
    Fifa_president_sepp_blatter_with_russia's_prime_minister_vladimir_putin_-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 21:07:33 UTC
    “Firstly, the safety of players and fans cannot be guaranteed” in Russia, said Bernd Fabritius, an MP. “And secondly, a country that behaves like a rogue state should not be rewarded with such an international media event.” The calls served to un...
  • India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth
    15657_india_doctors_remove_232_teeth_from_boy's_mouth-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 20:40:01 UTC
    Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, Dr Sunanda Dhiware, head of Mumbai's JJ Hospital's dental department, told the...
  • Air Algerie flight AH5017 wreckage 'found in Mali'
    Air_alg%c3%a9rie_flight_ah5017_wreckage_'found_in_mali'-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 20:29:19 UTC
    The wreckage of Air Algérie flight AH5017 from Burkina Faso to Algeria, which disappeared from radar with 116 people on board, has been discovered in Tilemsi, Mali, it was claimed on Thursday. However, searches were later said to be continuing. ...
  • Gaza Bloodbath: Israel attacks UN school, Kills at Least 16
    15655_gaza_bloodbath-_israel_attacks_un_school__kills_at_least_16-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 17:40:07 UTC
    Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 16 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside. Pools of blood soiled the school ...
  • Militants 'kill 60' in ambush on Iraq prison convoy
    Iraq 2014-07-24 07:37:59 UTC
    Suicide attackers have mounted a bomb and gun attack on a prison convoy in Iraq, killing 51 prisoners and nine police officers, security sources say. Roadside bombs exploded as the convoy was taking the prisoners from the town of Taji to the ca...
  • Hamas: Gaza blockade must end before ceasefire
    Gaza_blockade-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 07:03:55 UTC
    The leader of Islamist militant group Hamas has said there can be no ceasefire to ease the conflict in Gaza without an end to Israel's blockade. Khaled Meshaal said Hamas would continue to reject a lasting ceasefire until its conditions were me...
  • UK investigators to examine MH17 flight data
    They_are_two_devices_-_neither_of_them_black_-_which_are_designed_to_survive_a_crash 2014-07-24 06:57:29 UTC
    UK investigators are to start examining the flight data recorder from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch in Farnborough will start the process almost a week after the plane crashed in eastern Ukraine. ...
  • Top rebel commander 'admits' rebels had Buk missile system
    Alexander_khodakovsky-diaalnews.com 2014-07-24 06:37:46 UTC
    A top rebel commander in eastern Ukraine has reportedly said that the armed separatist movement had control of a Buk missile system, which Kiev and western countries say was used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines plane last week. Alexander Khod...
  • MH17: Netherlands holds solemn ceremony for victims
    Plan 2014-07-23 17:32:24 UTC
    The Netherlands has received the first victims' bodies from crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in a solemn ceremony at Eindhoven air base. Forty hearses left for the town of Hilversum where the formal identification process will begin. Th...
  • UN warns of Israel's military actions in Gaza 'war crimes'
    Israels_gaza_'war_crimes'-diaalnews.com 2014-07-23 17:00:11 UTC
    The UN's top human rights official has condemned Israel's military actions in the Gaza Strip, saying that war crimes may have been committed. Navi Pillay told an emergency debate at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva that Israel's military o...
  • John Kerry flies to Israel to meet Netanyahu and Abbas
    Mideast_kerry_meeting 2014-07-23 16:44:11 UTC
    The US secretary of state, John Kerry, has arrived in Tel Aviv for to push for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas as fierce fighting continues in Gaza. The move came as political leaders and diplomats held urgent talks in the region with the ...
  • MH17: Putin 'created conditions' | Separatists 'shot down'
    Us-_russia_'created_conditions'_and_separatists_shot_down_mh17 2014-07-23 07:22:20 UTC
    US intelligence officials accused Moscow of "creating the conditions" that resulted in the death of 298 people aboard the Malaysian Airlines jet shot down last week over a part of Ukraine controlled by Russia-backed separatists. But in a partia...
  • Lowest deeds from loftiest heights
    Gideon_levy-diaalnews.com 2014-07-23 07:10:45 UTC
    <strong>Israel’s 'heroic' pilots push buttons and joysticks, battling the weakest and most helpless of people.</strong> They are the most articulate, polished, brilliant and educated of soldiers. They study at the best universities during the c...
  • Rebels in eastern Ukraine have handed over two black boxes from the downed MH17 plane to Malaysian experts
    Mh17_plane_crash-_ukraine_rebels_hand_over_black_boxes 2014-07-22 07:21:12 UTC
    A senior rebel leader signed them over to the Malaysian officials at a meeting in the city of Donetsk. The handover came hours after the UN Security Council voted unanimously to demand immediate international access to the crash site. The Ma...
  • MH17: UN demands immediate crash site access
    Mh17_plane_crash_un_demands_immediate_crash_site_access 2014-07-22 07:16:58 UTC
    The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution demanding access to the crash site of a passenger plane downed over a rebel-held area in Ukraine. Pro-Russian separatists earlier allowed bodies from the Malaysia Airlines crash to be taken to th...
  • Israeli strike hits Gaza hospital
    Israeli_strike_hits_gaza_hospital 2014-07-21 21:06:23 UTC
    At least five people have been killed and 70 injured by an Israeli strike on a hospital in Gaza, Palestinians say. The Israeli military said it had targeted a cache of anti-tank missiles in the hospital's "immediate vicinity". Overnight, mor...
  • Iran completes process of eliminating enriched uranium
    Iran_says_to_produce_more_low-enriched_uranium-diaalnews.com 2014-07-21 06:58:35 UTC
    Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into more harmless forms, the UN nuclear agency says. The conversion of its stock of 20%-enriched uranium was part of a deal to curb Iran's nuclear pro...
  • Gaza: Kerry says 'It's a hell of a pinpoint operation'
    Gaza-diaalnews.com 2014-07-20 22:50:34 UTC
    The secretary of state, John Kerry, on Sunday appeared to criticise Israel’s claims about the targeted scope of its attacks on Gaza, as a open microphone caught him talking to an aide ahead of a TV interview. “It’s a hell of a pinpoint operatio...
  • MH17: The evidence against Russia
    Mh17 2014-07-20 22:27:35 UTC
    The fact is that only a few weeks ago, a convoy of 150 vehicles of artillery, armoured personnel carriers, multiple rocket launchers, tanks, crossed over from Russia into this area and these items were all turned over to the pro- Russia separatist...
  • MH17: All evidence points to pro-Russia separatists
    John_kerry-diaalnews.com 2014-07-20 21:12:23 UTC
    The secretary of state, John Kerry, said on Sunday that all the evidence surrounding the downed Malaysian passenger plane pointed a clear finger at Ukrainian separatists. Kerry appeared on all five major Sunday talkshows to lay out the administ...
  • MH17 Crash: Pro-Russian Separatists Destroying Evidence
    Mh17-diaalnews.com 2014-07-19 15:33:31 UTC
    Ukraine has accused pro-Russian militiamen at the site of the Malaysia Airlines crash of trying to destroy evidence of an "international crime". For a second day, OSCE monitors at the scene have had their movements restricted by militiamen. ...
  • OSCE: Ukraine rebels 'limit investigation'
    Obama 2014-07-19 08:15:56 UTC
    A team of international observers say pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine have limited their access to the wreckage of a Malaysia Airlines plane. An OSCE spokesman said access to the site had been controlled by armed men, with one firing shots into t...
  • Obama warns Israel amid rising death toll
    Gaza 2014-07-19 08:19:36 UTC
    US President Barack Obama has backed Israeli's right to self-defence, but warned against escalation in Gaza. Speaking to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday, he underlined his support for Israel's right to defend itself against Palestin...
  • 'Many dead' after Boko Haram Islamist attacked Damboa
    Boko_haram- 2014-07-19 08:05:28 UTC
    Many people are feared dead after suspected Boko Haram Islamist gunmen attacked a town in north-east Nigeria. Eyewitnesses told the BBC that half of Damboa had been burnt down, including the town's main market. At least 18 bodies so far have...