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Palestine: No funds received to rebuild Gaza

Palestine: No funds received to rebuild GazaAn official of the Palestinian unity government on Tuesday denied reports that the government had received funds to being rebuilding the shattered Gaza Strip before a donors' conference in Cairo slated for next month had even been held

Western sanctions are testing Russia's strength: Medvedev

Western sanctions are testing RussiaRussia's strength is being tested by sanctions imposed by the West and the country must react in a level-headed way, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev told members of the country's ruling party, United Russia, on Monday

UK leaders in pledge to Scotland 'if' it stays in union

UK leaders in pledge to Scotland With just two days left until Scotland goes to the polls in a highly anticipated independence vote, political leaders scrambling to keep the country in the U.K. have pledged to devolve new powers to the Scottish government if its people vote "No."

12 Nigerian soldiers sentenced to death for mutiny

12 Nigerian soldiers sentenced to death for mutinyA Nigerian military tribunal on Tuesday sentenced 12 soldiers to death and another to 28 years after finding them guilty of mutiny, among other charges

UN takes over peacekeeping in Central African Republic

UN takes over peacekeeping in Central African RepublicA United Nations peacekeeping mission has officially took over from the African Union International Support Mission (MISCA) in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR).

China develops role as nuclear exporter

China develops role as nuclear exporterChina, one of the world's fastest-growing economies, is developing a domestic nuclear market and is going to be a global nuclear technology exporter.

Arab dictatorships offer to help US bomb Syria

Arab dictatorships offer to help US bomb SyriaA number of Western-backed Arab dictatorships have offered to lend their war jets to back US President Barack Obamas plan for possible airstrikes on Syria, despite Damascus' warnings that any attack on its soil constitutes a violation of its sovereignty and will be considered an act of aggression.

Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemns ISIS 'terrorism'

Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemns ISIS The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday condemned the Islamic State group's "ugly terrorism

X-ray technicians to strike across West Bank

X-ray technicians to strike across West BankX-ray technicians across the West Bank declared strike action on Monday in protest against the Ministry of Health's failure to respond to their demands

6 Egyptian policemen killed in roadside bomb attack

6 Egyptian policemen killed in roadside bomb attackSix Egyptian police officers were killed and two others were injured early Tuesday when a roadside bomb exploded as a police vehicle drove near Rafah in the northern Sinai Peninsula, Egyptian military sources told