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Turkey blocks YouTube despite backlash from Twitter ban

Turks are currently unable to access YouTube and Twitter because of government bans. Turkey's Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, claims Twitter and other social... Read more »

March 28, 2014


Obama in Saudi Arabia to reassure key Gulf ally

President Barack Obama opened a fence-mending visit to Saudi Arabia Friday, arriving in the oil-rich Gulf nation for meetings to reassure its elderly monarch of the... Read more »

March 28, 2014

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Obama makes fence-mending trip to Saudi Arabia

President Barack Obama is making a fence-mending mission to Saudi Arabia, an important Middle East ally that's grown nervous as the U.S. negotiates with Iran and pulls... Read more »

March 28, 2014


Egypt army chief says he will run for president

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the Egyptian military chief who last summer removed the elected Islamist president, has announced that he will run for president in elections... Read more »

March 27, 2014


Voice against atrocities

Egypt has been wracked by unrest since the Arab Spring first hit there three years ago. The Obama administration and others must raise a strong voice against... Read more »

March 26, 2014


Egypt crackdown brings most arrests in decades

Egypt's crackdown on Islamists has jailed 16,000 people over the past eight months in the country's biggest round-up in nearly two decades, according to previously... Read more »

March 16, 2014


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