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Hamas: Egypt no longer 'impartial sponsor'

Hamas: Egypt no longer Palestinian faction Hamas said Saturday that Egypt is no longer an impartial sponsor following an Egyptian court decision designating the movement as a "terrorist organization."

Tunisia's Ghannouchi 'undecided' on Ennahda leadership

TunisiaThe incumbent head of Tunisia's Ennahda movement, Rachid Ghannouchi, said on Saturday that he was still undecided on whether he would run for a new term at the top of the movement during its 10th congress in the second half of this year.

Greek PM accuses Spain, Portugal of anti-Athens axis

Greek PM accuses Spain, Portugal of anti-Athens axisGreece's leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accused Spain and Portugal on Saturday of leading a conservative conspiracy to topple his anti-austerity government, saying they feared their own radical forces before elections this year.

Estonians vote; pro-NATO premier faces pro-Russian opposition

Estonians vote; pro-NATO premier faces pro-Russian oppositionEstonians voted on Sunday in a parliamentary election with centre-right Prime Minister Taavi Roivas favoured to form a new pro-NATO coalition and fend off a challenge by an opposition party that wants better ties with neighbouring Russia.

UN chief condemns killing of Russian dissident

UN chief condemns killing of Russian dissidentU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday condemned the "brutal killing" of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in capital Moscow.

Suspects sent to court in Turkey 'parallel state' operation

Suspects sent to court in Turkey Ankara prosecutor's office sent 24 out of 33 suspects to court demanding their arrest after they were detained in the latest "parallel state" operation launched in the capital along with several other provinces, officials said Saturday.

Egypt sends 4 Brotherhood leaders to death for HQ violence

Egypt sends 4 Brotherhood leaders to death for HQ violenceAn Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced four Muslim Brotherhood members to death – two in absentia – over charges of killing demonstrators outside the group's headquarters in 2013, a judicial source has said.

US, UK missions in Yemen to resume work from Aden: Sources

US, UK missions in Yemen to resume work from Aden: SourcesThe U.S. and U.K. embassies in Yemen are set to resume operations within days, but from the southern city of Aden, diplomatic sources said Sunday.

Egypt court lists Hamas as terrorist group

Egypt court lists Hamas as terrorist groupPalestinian faction Hamas was designated by an Egyptian court on Saturday as a "terrorist" group.

Netanyahu to begin controversial visit to US

Netanyahu to begin controversial visit to USIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to begin a controversial visit to the U.S. on Sunday to express his rejection of a potential deal between world powers and Iran on the latter's nuclear program.