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  • Israel 'will not co-operate' with ICC war crimes investigation
    Israel say the court has no right to look into possible crimes in the occupied territories.

  • 'Lost golden city' found in Egypt reveals lives of ancient pharaohs
    The city near Luxor has been hailed as one of the most important finds since Tutankhamun’s tomb.

  • South Korea says tanker and captain detained in Iran released
    Iran seized the ship in January near the Strait of Hormuz amid tensions between the two countries.

  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: Israel stops to remember victims
    Traffic stopped and people stood in silence to honour the six million Jews killed by the Nazis during World War Two.

  • Biden administration to restore $235m in US aid to Palestinians
    Two-thirds will go to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees, which Donald Trump stopped funding.

  • Jordan's King Abdullah describes 'most painful' royal rift
    His comments follow reports of an alleged plot to destabilise the kingdom involving his half-brother.

  • Iranian 'spy ship' damaged by explosion in Red Sea
    Iran confirms a blast hit the Saviz, which it says is a civilian vessel helping to combat piracy.

  • Dubai deports group over nude balcony shoot
    A Russian man and 12 Ukrainian women are among those deported from the UAE after the stunt.

  • Jordan's royal rift: A family feud erupts – but who's actually involved?
    An alleged coup plot has brought Jordan’s royal family to global attention. So, who’s involved?

  • Jordan crisis: How Prince Hamzah and Saudi Arabia fit in
    Saudi officials categorically deny suggestions their country had any role in an alleged coup attempt.