Israel: Dozens arrested at anti-Netanyahu rally
Protesters rallying against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have clashed with police in Tel Aviv, according to local media. Dozens of people were arrested for violating controversial new curbs on large demonstrations.
Thousands join anti-government protests in Israel as Covid-19 restrictions are lifted
Thousands of demonstrators opposing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rally in Jerusalem, as coronavirus restrictions, that previously limited demonstrations, are lifted.
Israel's army opens coronavirus unit to ease burden on hospitals
Israel opens a new coronavirus treatment facility co-run by the army's medical corps, an unprecedented move for the military unit, aimed at bolstering an embattled healthcare system. The Jewish state currently has one of the world's highest daily coronavirus infection rates per capita, with the number of seriously ill patients steadily rising.
Pompeo encourages Saudis to normalize with Israel
During a joint press conference with Saudi Prince Faisal bin Farhan, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo encourages Saudi Arabia to recognize Israel, in what would be a massive boost for the Jewish state amid normalization by two other Gulf Arab kingdoms.
Israel approves law to limit protests during coronavirus lockdown
The bill, passed by the Israeli parliament after a 46-38 vote, allows the government to impose a state of emergency that curbs citizens' right to protest. The move has been slammed by critics as anti-democratic.
President Muhammadu Buhari unveils 60th Independence logo, Gold prices surge higher, traders focus on U.S. Federal Reserve and more
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Nigeria to ban sale of alcohol in sachet and small bottles, JSS 3, 2 to resume Sept 21 in Lagos and more
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Lai Mohammed accuse super powers of refusing to sell weapons to Nigeria, Farmers lament losses and more
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Gaza's cancer patients trapped by coronavirus and politics
In response to Israeli plans to annex parts of the West Bank, the Palestinian Authority ceased all coordination with Israel. As a result, an exit from Gaza is almost impossible, including for the severely ill.