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  • US Navy warns vessels in the Middle East to stay away from its warships or risk being seen as a 'threat'

    US Navy The US Navy warned vessels in the Middle East to stay at least 100 meters from US warships in a Tuesday notice. "Armed vessels approaching within 100 meters of a US naval vessel may be interpreted as a threat and subject to lawful defensive measures," the notice read. The warning comes after President Donald Trump said in late April he had ordered the Navy to "destroy" Iranian gunboats that get too close to US ships, an apparent response to an incident last month in which Iranian...

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  • Tragedy in the Middle East

    Noah Feldman’s “The Arab Winter” tries to find hope in a grim turn of events.

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  • The Death of Middle East Idealism

    Despite decades of Western interventions and dreams, the region is in dire shape and getting worse. The post The Death of Middle East Idealism appeared first on The American Conservative.

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  • AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

    This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region between May 14-20, 2020. This week’s selection includes scenes across the region, where people began to resume some daily activities as coronavirus restrictions were eased in some areas. The gallery was curated by photographer Maya Alleruzzo. Follow AP visual journalism: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/apnews AP...

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  • AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

    This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region between May 14-20, 2020.

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  • AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

    This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region between April 30-May 6, 2020. This week’s selection includes scenes from across the region, where human resilience was on display as people tried to find new ways to conduct their daily lives in the coronavirus era. From protesting in masks for their basic rights to burying the dead in full PPE, to a long-overdue haircut at...

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  • AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

    This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region between April 30-May 6, 2020. This week’s selection includes scenes from across the region, where human resilience was on display as people tried to find

    The Washington Times