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Coding classes open new doors for Syrian refugees Refugee Code Week aims to train more than 10,000 people across the Middle East in much-needed IT skills.
Al Jazeera | 12 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
WHY IT MATTERS: Russia WASHINGTON (AP) THE ISSUE: Russia cannot be ignored. Since the end of the Cold War, Russia has never posed such a vexing problem to U.S. policymakers as it does now. From Eastern Europe to the Middle East and increasingly¦
Journal Review | 15 hours, 33 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Crawfordsville, Indiana
Motor racing: F1 teams to switch 2017 in-season test to Bahrain AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Formula One teams have agreed a compromise to switch next year's first in-season test from Barcelona to Bahrain following a failed attempt to move winter testing to the warmer climes of the Middle East.
Reuters | 23 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Who is Asma al-Assad? video explainer Asma al-Assad gave a rare television interview on 18 October, saying she had refused offers of asylum for her and her children. The Syrian first lady, who grew up in west London and moved to the Middle East shortly before marrying Bashar al-Assad in Decem
The Guardian | Oct 21, 2016 6:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Beijings Adroit Diplomacy Is Isolating the U.S. in Asia While Washington has been diverted by the Middle East and an acrimonious presidential election, Beijing has been scoring strategic coup after coup | Oct 21, 2016 04:09 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Headscarves worn in first Middle East FIFA women's tourney A youth tournament in Jordan has quietly ushered in some advances in women's soccer.
Yahoo! News | Oct 20, 2016 4:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
US imposes sanctions on Hezbollah commander, financiers WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. government on Thursday sanctioned a Hezbollah commander and a number of other operatives and financiers linked to the militant group who it said were working to destabilize the Middle East.
Yahoo! News | Oct 20, 2016 4:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Arms deals with Europe, Israel fuel South Sudan war: UN A UN panel of experts has found evidence of "well-established networks" of arms suppliers in Eastern Europe and the Middle East that are fueling the war in South Sudan. In a confidential report to the Security Council obtained by AFP on Thursday
Yahoo! News | Oct 20, 2016 3:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Malala highlights how majority of victims of conflict and wars in Middle East are Muslim and calls for unity Malala also called upon Muslims to show unity by following the true message of Islam
The Independent | Oct 20, 2016 3:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Massive carpet mosaic briefly uncovered in Palestinian town JERICHO, West Bank (AP) Archaeologists have removed the protective cover from one of the Middle East's largest carpet mosaics but only for a day.
Journal Review | Oct 20, 2016 2:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Crawfordsville, Indiana