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US ambassador signals further delay in Trump Mideast peace plan

US ambassador signals further delay in Trump Mideast peace plan

JERUSALEM: US President Donald Trump‘s long-awaited plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace is expected “within the next several months,” the US ambassador to Israel has said, signalling a further delay in its release. Trump said in September that the plan for what he has called the “ultimate deal” would be released within […]

Iran approves anti-money laundering bill

Iran approves anti-money laundering bill

TEHRAN: An Iranian arbitration body gave its approval on Saturday to an anti-money laundering bill seen as crucial to maintaining international trade and banking ties, the official IRNA news agency reported. “The bill on amending the law to counter money laundering was approved with certain changes and will be sent […]

Afghan compliments India‘s development aid

Afghan compliments India‘s development aid

NEW DELHI: Afghan National Security Adviser on Friday appreciated India‘s role in reconstruction of the war-ravaged country during talks with his Indian counterpart here. Mohib‘s appreciation for India‘s developmental assistance came in the backdrop of US President ‘s comments mocking New Delhi‘s role in . The ministry of external affairs […]

Syria opposition outraged as regime cements comeback

Syria opposition outraged as regime cements comeback

BEIRUT: Almost eight years into Syria‘s devastating war, opponents of the regime are watching in dismay as President Bashar al-Assad‘s government looks set to secure its comeback at home and abroad. Holed up in the last major rebel stronghold or unable to return home after fleeing abroad, they are frustrated […]

Israeli settlement activity appears to surge in Trump era

Israeli settlement activity appears to surge in Trump era

JERUSALEM: With little resistance from a friendly White House, Israel has launched a new settlement push in the West Bank since President Donald Trump took office, laying the groundwork for what could be the largest construction binge in years, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figures, gathered […]