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Morocco's Parliament
Morocco's Parliament


Morocco Vows To Help UAE In Fight Against Terrorism

Morocco has decided to provide immediate military and intelligence support to the United Arab Emirates in its fight against terrorism, UAE’s state news agency WAM reported on Tuesday, citing a statement by the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Upon directives of King Mohammed VI, “the Kingdom of Morocco will provide an active support to the […]

Palestine
Palestine


Sweden Officially Recognizes Palestine As A Country

Sweden has recognized the occupied state of Palestine officially, according to its foreign ministry. The Scandinavian has become the first West-European EU state to recognize the territories. US and Israel are not pleased. The news follows an earlier hint by Prime Minister Stefan Lovfen in his Social Democrat manifesto, during his inaugural address in October, […]

The Senate side of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C
The Senate side of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C


Control Of Senate In US Midterm Elections Could Hinge On Iowa Turnout

By Kane Farabaugh The balance of power between Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. Senate hinges on the outcome of the November 4 midterm elections. Each party is campaigning for votes in close races, including the midwestern state of Iowa. The winner in Iowa could be decided by the party most successful in convincing their […]

Palestine - Israel flags
Palestine - Israel flags


Emergency Palestine-Israel UN Meeting: UN Admonishes Israeli Settlement Activity

PLO Ambassador to the UN Riyad Mansour told the Security Council on Wednesday that, at the request of PA President Mahmoud Abbas, he would present a draft resolution that “contain[s] elements of parameters [of withdrawal] with a time frame to end the occupation.” Jordan called the emergency session to discuss the Middle East and the […]