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The Egyptian army said its forces killed three jihadists in the Sinai and destroyed tunnels at Rafah on the Gaza border as part of a vast campaign against militants.

Qatari envoy for Gaza Mohammed al-Emadi reveals Hamas and Israel are indirectly negotiating, with the knowledge of the US, to reach a deal to resolve the enclave's humanitarian suffering

Sinai 'cornerstone' to Trump's peace plan, Egyptian sources reveal

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Sinai 'cornerstone' to Trump's peace plan, Egyptian sources reveal

Details of Trump's designs on the North Sinai, including Egyptian-controlled air and sea ports and an industrial zone for Gaza, have reportedly been agreed between Kushner and Sisi.

Saudis, allies 'back US peace plan without Palestine support'

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Saudis, allies 'back US peace plan without Palestine support'

Arab countries have backed a US peace plan that Palestinians have refused to discuss and warned is doomed to fail, Yisrael Hayom reported on ...

Netanyahu met with Saudi crown prince in Amman: report

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Netanyahu met with Saudi crown prince in Amman: report

The two countries share a number of strategic interests, including their desire to rollback Iran's regional influence.

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Trump adviser Kushner criticises Abbas in rare interview

US President Donald Trump's adviser Jared Kushner on Sunday questioned the ability and willingness of Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to make concessions for a peace agreement with Israel.

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Palestinian official: US peace plan doomed to fail

The Palestinian president’s spokesman says any US. peace plan that bypasses the Palestinians is doomed to fail.

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Trump envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace process with Netanyahu

Trump's controversial December decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem ...

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Trump's MidEast team talk Israeli-Palestinian peace deal in Egypt

Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt continued their Middle East tour in Cairo with President Sisi.

Jordan's King to visit Trump after welcoming Netanyahu

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Jordan's King to visit Trump after welcoming Netanyahu

The Jordanian monarch is set to visit the White House to discuss the Israel-Palestine peace process which comes days after he met with Netanyahu.

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Kushner, Trump envoy visit Saudi Arabia's crown prince

Trump adviser Jared Kushner and US envoy Jason Greenblatt met with the Saudi crown prince to discuss the stalled ...

Trump envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace plan with Jordan king

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Trump envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace plan with Jordan king

Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner and envoy Jason Greenblatt are on a regional tour to discuss the so-called "deal ...

Abbas aide slams US plans to raise Gaza funds

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Abbas aide slams US plans to raise Gaza funds

Nabil Abu Rudeinah, an aide to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, alleged that such efforts aim to further separate the Gaza Strip and the ...

US 'pushing Gulf to fund Sinai-based Gaza economic projects'

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US 'pushing Gulf to fund Sinai-based Gaza economic projects'

The United States has reportedly been pushing Gulf states to invest in economic projects for Gaza to be built in Egypt's northern Sinai, Haaretz ...

Palestinian officials: Trump's 'deal of the century' doomed

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Palestinian officials: Trump's 'deal of the century' doomed

The PA says that a regional tour next week by White House adviser Jared Kushner and Trump's special envoy for the Middle East, ...

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Kushner, Greenblatt to visit Israel ahead of peace-plan reveal

A US-drafted Israeli-Palestinian peace plan will reportedly be revealed this month, as a standoff between Washington and Palestinian Authority continues.

Emile Nakhleh

Trump is throwing the Middle East under the bus

Comment: Killing the Iran deal and moving the embassy to Jerusalem will only bring more instability and misery to the people of the region, ...

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Trump administration to reveal MidEast peace plan 'next month'

Palestinian willingness to even consider a US peace plan would require anger to subside considerably in the coming weeks.

Florence Dixon

US recognition of Golan as 'Israeli' would spell disaster

Dire consequences and dangerous precedents await if the US is to approve a proposal that would officially recognise the occupied Golan Heights ...

The US and Israel's radical right Kahane connections

David Sheen

The US and Israel's radical right Kahane connections

Comment: The fact that American envoys are so closely connected to Israel's Kahane movement should be of great concern, writes David Sheen.

James Brownsell

Israel's massacre of Palestinians was by choice, not necessity

Comment: This wasn't self defence; Israeli troops were compelled only by politics to kill protesting Palestinians, writes James Brownsell.

Palestine envoy to Washington recalled over Jerusalem embassy move

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Palestine envoy to Washington recalled over Jerusalem embassy move

At least 61 Palestinians died on Monday after Israeli forces fired at demonstrators protesting the new US embassy in Jerusalem.

US Jerusalem embassy vs. Nakba

Dr. Tamara Kharroub

US Jerusalem embassy vs. Nakba

Comment: The international community faces a critical decision: Continue courting right-wing extremism and bigotry in Trump and Netanyahu's ...

Gaza toll rises to 60 with more protests planned

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Gaza toll rises to 60 with more protests planned

Fresh protests were expected on Tuesday a day after Israeli forces shot dead 60 Palestinians protesting along the Gaza border against the US ...

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