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  1. FILE PHOTO: US army soldiers are seen marching in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York

    Pentagon denies US mulling 14,000 more troops for Mideast

  2. The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln and its strike group travelled through the Strait of Hormuz

    US flexes muscles in Gulf to reassure allies

    A US aircraft carrier's passage through the Gulf is the latest demonstration of the superpower's enduring military presence in the Middle East ...
  3. A man uses Uber application on his mobile phone in Cairo

    Ride-hailing market revs up in Egypt

    Competition in Egypt's ride-hailing and tech-enabled transport market is heating up as rivals from global giant Uber to smaller local firms vie ...
  4. US President Donald Trump faces impeachment allegations that he pressured Ukraine's president

    Commentary: Trump's latest foreign policy moves undermine US allies' confidence

    After chaotic, impulsive policies in Ukraine and Syria, allies struggle to trust US commitment to the global order and human rights, say two ...
  5. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is seen during press conference in Tehran

    Seven countries issue Iran-related sanctions on 25 targets

    The United States and six other countries imposed sanctions on Wednesday on 25 corporations, banks and people linked to Iran's support for ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General A

    Australia, Fiji to send peacekeeping mission to Middle East

  8. 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 ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. 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 ...