Brett Kavanaugh accuser will testify before Congress on Thursday

Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate judiciary committee on Capitol Hill on 4 September. Christine ...
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US tells Iran to ‘look in the mirror’ after Ahvaz attack

The US ambassador to the UN dismisses claims Gulf states and the US enabled a deadly attack in Iran ...
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Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

NEW YORK (AP) — Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo said Sunday that economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced ...
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British PM: Iran deal should stay in place

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Japan's Hayabusa2 successfully deploys two rovers on the surface of an asteroid

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Duchess Meghan Markle sees her wedding dress for the first time since her big day

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Netanyahu mulls revoking benefits for some Palestinians in East Jerusalem

Palestinian protester jumps over burning tyres during clashes with Israeli troops near the Jewish settlement of Bet El, near the West Bank city of RamallahBy Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has raised the possibility of revoking benefits and travel rights of some Palestinians living in East Jerusalem in response to a wave of Palestinian violence, a government official said on Monday, Such a move did not appear to be imminent or feasible but its mere mention ran counter to a decades-old Israeli assertion that Jerusalem is a united city where Arab and Jewish residents enjoy equal rights. Hanan Ashrawi, a member of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, said the step, if adopted, would deprive Palestinians in Jerusalem of the most basic rights and services and provoke confrontations.

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