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Sultan Qaboos of Oman dies aged 79
Oman's ailing Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East's longest serving rulers who maintained the country's neutrality in regional struggles, died on Friday and the Gulf state's high military | 11 Jan 2020, 6:33
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US Pentagon confirms Trump ordered air strike that killed Iranian Major General Qasem Soleiman
US President Donald Trump ordered the killing of Iran Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani, who died in Baghdad "in a decisive defensive action to protect US personnel abroad," the | 3 Jan 2020, 3:47
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Deadly Katyusha rocket attack strikes Baghdad airport
Three Katyusha rockets fell on Baghdad International Airport, the Iraqi military-run Security Media Cell said early on Friday. 3 Jan 2020, 0:25
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Soleimani killed: "It's likely that Iran will take a moment to think about what to do next"
"This is the most extreme step of foreign policy taken in the Middle East by America, perhaps ever." France 24's correspondent Leila Molana-Allen analyses the US's killing of Qasem Soleimani. 3 Jan 2020, 10:26
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Al-Shabaab claim attack on Kenya base used by Kenyan and US military
Jihadists from Somalia’s Al-Shabaab group on Sunday attacked a military base used by US and Kenyan forces in Kenya’s coastal Lamu region, the army spokesman said. 5 Jan 2020, 10:55
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'No survivors' after Ukrainian Boeing 737 passenger plane crashes in Iran
A Ukrainian airliner carrying at least 170 passengers crashed on Wednesday due to technical problems soon after taking off from Tehran’s Imam Khomeini airport, and all aboard were killed, Iran’s | 8 Jan 2020, 7:06
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US bombs pro-Iran militant group in Iraq, Syria in retaliation for rocket attack
The US has carried out air strikes against a pro-Iran militant group in Iraq, killing 19 fighters, two days after a rocket attack that killed an American civilian contractor. 30 Dec 2019, 7:29
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Special coverage: Carlos Ghosn, what's next?
Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn has fled to Lebanon from Japan — where he was out on bail awaiting trial for alleged financial misconduct — surprising even his lawyer, who deemed his client's | 31 Dec 2019, 12:07
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Thousands trapped on Australia beach as bushfire hits coastal town
Thousands of holidaymakers and locals were trapped on a beach in fire-ravaged southeast Australia Tuesday, as blazes ringed a popular tourist area leaving no escape by land. 31 Dec 2019, 6:56
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Hezbollah leader vows bloody retaliation for US killing of Iranian general
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday the US military in the Middle East would pay the price for killing Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani, which he said marked ‘the start of | 5 Jan 2020, 17:09
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Top Iran general killed: How can Iran retaliate?
How can Iran retaliate? France 24's international affairs editor Armen Georgian explains. 3 Jan 2020, 12:47
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Carlos Ghosn speaks to FRANCE 24 in Beirut
Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn shocked the world when he escaped from Japan, where he was awaiting trial on financial misconduct charges, to Lebanon just before the New Year. 9 Jan 2020, 19:50
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Surfers chase 'monster waves' in the Portuguese seaside town, Nazaré
Surfers have long chased the world’s biggest waves in places as far-flung as Australia, Hawaii and the California coastline. 11 Jan 2020, 19:24
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Hezbollah leader vows bloody retaliation for US killing of Iranian general
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday the US military in the Middle East would pay the price for killing Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani, which he said marked ‘the start of | 6 Jan 2020, 5:11
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Iran to confirm next steps in withdrawal from nuclear deal
Iran will finalise its fifth step back from a nuclear deal later Sunday, a spokesman said, in retaliation for the US withdrawing from the multilateral accord and reimposing sanctions. 5 Jan 2020, 14:06
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Sultan Qaboos of Oman dies aged 79
Oman's ailing Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East's longest serving rulers who maintained the country's neutrality in regional struggles, died on Friday and the Gulf state's high military | 11 Jan 2020, 5:51
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US-Iran escalation: Will Soleimani's killing lead to a wider conflict?
The world has entered 2020 with the threat level between the US and Iran at its highest for many years. Mourning scenes in Tehran are at the heart of the matter. Qassam Soleimani, one of Iran's most | 6 Jan 2020, 19:59
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Thousands gather in Baghdad to mourn Iranian general killed in US airstrike
Thousands of mourners gathered in Baghdad on Saturday for a funeral procession for Iran’s slain military commander Qassem Soleimani, Iraqi militia leader Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis and others killed in a | 4 Jan 2020, 10:10
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In Pakistan, 'dirty theatre' is a hit
Pakistan's pop culture has seen better days. The combined effects of censorship, religious conservatism and economic crisis have all but obliterated a once flourishing film industry. 17 Jan 2020, 16:43
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Fear and joy on the streets of Baghdad: Iraqis react to killing of Qassem Soleimani
Subscribe to France 24 now: f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 f24.my/YTliveEN ... 3 Jan 2020, 16:49
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Iran's Revolutionary Guard: Who are they and what is their role?
Established in the wake of the 1979 islamic revolution, the Revolutionary Guards are often described as a parallel government within Iran, wielding more power & influence than the Iranian army itself. 3 Jan 2020, 9:17
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Trump-ordered air strike kills Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani
Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani, who was killed Friday in a US strike, was one of the most popular figures in Iran and seen as a deadly adversary by America and its allies. 3 Jan 2020, 6:26
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Hezbollah leader vows bloody retaliation for US killing of Iranian general
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday the US military in the Middle East would pay the price for killing Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani, which he said marked ‘the start of | 5 Jan 2020, 15:46
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Philippines on alert as Taal volcano spews ash, lava
Lava and broad columns of ash illuminated by lightning shot from an erupting volcano south of the Philippine capital on Monday, grounding hundreds of flights amid an alert for a possible "explosive | 13 Jan 2020, 6:19
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Horn of Africa historian weighs in on the car bomb that killed dozens in Somali capital Mogadishu
The death toll from a car bomb explosion at a busy security checkpoint in Somalia's capital has risen to at least 76 people, according to an ambulance service official. 28 Dec 2019, 10:21
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General Qassem Soleimani: Key to Iranian influence in the Middle East
Subscribe to France 24 now: f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube | 3 Jan 2020, 9:46
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Russian president Putin proposes changes to constitution
President Vladimir Putin proposed Wednesday to tweak the Russian Constitution to increase the powers of parliament and the Cabinet - a move that could herald his intention to shift into a new | 15 Jan 2020, 13:28
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Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn arrives in Lebanon despite house arrest in Japan
Former Nissan-Renault chairman Carlos Ghosn has arrived in Lebanon, sources told FRANCE 24 on Monday. It was unclear if Ghosn traveled in violation of a house arrest order in Japan or if a deal was | 30 Dec 2019, 22:09
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Iraq warns ties with US at stake after deadly air strikes
Iraq’s government warned Monday that its relations with the United States were at risk after deadly American air strikes against a pro-Iran group sparked anger on the streets, with protesters | 31 Dec 2019, 8:55
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