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  1. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Suga speaks at a news conference after the reshuffling of the

    Japan won't join US coalition to protect Middle East shipping, will send own force

    Japan said on Friday it will not join any U.S. coalition to protect merchant vessels in Middle Eastern waterways, but will instead send a separate ...
  2. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General A

    Australia, Fiji to send peacekeeping mission to Middle East

  3. U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican

    US's Pompeo, Pope Francis urge religious freedom in Mideast, elsewhere

    Pope Francis and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed on the importance of protecting the rights of Christian minorities in the Middle East ...
  4. World Athletics Championships - Doha 2019

    Organisers blame late starts and working week for empty stadium

    The embarrassingly low attendance at the world athletics championships was blamed on late start times and a blockade of the country by other ...
  5. Youth activists played a major role in the successful campaign to persuade Israeli Arabs to go to

    Commentary: Israel’s Arabs awaken to their electoral power

    Arab Israelis have been slow to realise their potential pivotal role in the nation’s politics. That’s changing, says Australian National ...
  6. Australia sheep

    Australia resumes live sheep exports after ban lifted

    Australia has lifted a temporary ban on controversial live sheep exports, with the first ship due to depart for the Middle East this week with ...
  7. Pedestrians wearing masks are reflected in an electronic board showing various stock prices outside

    Asian shares ease on geopolitical tensions, oil up 1per cent

    Asian shares started higher on Monday on hopes of an interim Sino-U.S. tariff deal after the two countries described their talks as "productive" ...
  8. Retired Israeli General Benny Gantz (L) and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

    Commentary: Israel is on the cusp of a new era

    Three possible scenarios have arisen as a result of a deadlocked election in Israel, with a unity Likud Blue and White coalition to form the next ...
  9. oil prices

    Oil prices soar again on Mideast tension