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Militants in Syria launch attack, have toxic agents - Russia claims
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A dozen protesters outside Tel Aviv's Expo Centre held placards showing Israeli soldiers in the West Bank.
Pro-Palestine protesters gather ahead of Eurovision grand final
Dubai International Airport (file picture).
Three Brits, one South African killed in small plane crash at Dubai International Airport
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln transits the Suez Canal in Egypt.
US pulls nonessential staff from Iraq amid Middle East tensions
Saudi Arabia claims two oil tankers bound for US damaged in 'sabotage attacks'
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Watch: Touching video shows Afghan boy dancing on new artificial leg
President Donald Trump speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Dismissing a tell-all book by a former White House aide as “made up stories and fiction.”
US imposes new sanctions on Iran as tensions escalate
FILE - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks in a campaign rally for May 19 presidential election in Tehran, Iran.
Iran steps away from parts of nuclear deal
Top US diplomat makes secret Iraq trip amid Iran tensions
Smoke rises from an explosion after an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Sunday, May 5, 2019. The Israeli military said Sunday it had responded to 450 rockets fired from Gaza with over 250 airstrikes against the besieged Palestinian enclave. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)
Israel army lifts restrictions, signals cease-fire with Gaza
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US sends military assets to Middle East, warning Iran it will use 'unrelenting force' if attacked
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Watch: Turkish man hailed as hero after selflessly saving teen who jumped onto train tracks
'No safe place in Gaza' - pregnant woman and toddler among nine killed in conflict
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Scores of rockets were fired into southern Israel triggering retaliatory airstrikes.
More than 250 rockets fired into Israel as it retaliates, killing six
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Al-Baghdadi hasn’t been sighted since 2014, with the video coming following the fall of the terrorist group’s stronghold in Syria last month.
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi appears in video for first time in five years
Group of doctors in a hurry down the hospital hallway for emergency
'For years I have dreamt of this moment' -son recounts the moments his mother woke from a 27-year-long coma
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The latest 1 NEWS Colmar Brunton poll asked Kiwis about the Hamilton native, currently sitting in a Syrian prison.
New poll: Government should not help Kiwi jihadi Mark Taylor return to NZ, majority says
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The Foreign Affairs Minister told media the Government has assets in the field committed to finding Louisa Agavi.
Government has 'never given up hope' of bringing Kiwi nurse kidnapped by ISIS home, Winston Peters says
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The PM discussed the differing standpoints about the handling the case of Lousia Akavi, the Kiwi nurse abducted in Syria.
Government to continue working with Red Cross despite disagreement over case of Kiwi nurse taken by ISIS - Ardern
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Reporter Rukmini Callimachi has been tracking Louisa Akavi for more than five years.
NZ nurse kidnapped by ISIS could be among 70,000 in Syria camp - NY Times journo
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Family of Kiwi nurse kidnapped by ISIS: 'We just want her home'
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Kiwi aid worker abducted by ISIS in Syria five years ago likely still being held, Red Cross says
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The Foreign Minister visited Turkey last week but didn't confront President Erdogan about the video he has been showing.
Winston Peters says Turkish president's Christchurch terror attack narrative has 'utterly changed'
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His Royal Highness sat down with reporter Jack Tame.
Jordanian prince says NZ uniquely placed to help create world peace after terror attack response
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Watch: Kiwi Special Olympics team welcomed to Abu Dhabi with stirring haka
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Debate still swirls over whether the ISIS recruit should be able to return to New Zealand from Syria.
Jailed Kiwi jihadist Mark Taylor suffered brain damage as a child, relative says
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The Prime Minister says the Government’s warned New Zealanders not to travel to the war-torn country from the outset.
Jacinda Ardern reassures Kiwis 'plans in place' if ISIS members like Mark Taylor return to our shores
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Mark Taylor is in prison in Syria and is classified as a global terror threat by the US.
Kiwi 'Bumbling Jihadi' Mark Taylor captured in Syria, may be sent back to New Zealand
Hamza bin Laden
Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden's son of citizenship
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Teen who fled Britain to join ISIS has her UK citizenship revoked
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