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Weekly Digest
16-20 September 2019
20 Sep 2019

An uncertain future looms for Mr Benjamin Netanyahu (above) after an unprecedented repeat election left Likud in a deadlock with Mr Benny Gantz’...

Weekly Digest
9-13 September 2019
13 Sep 2019

Next year, Saudi Arabia will issue a tender for two nuclear power reactors (such as those pictured above). Photo: mzter, shared on Pixabay...

Weekly Digest
2-6 September 2019
06 Sep 2019

Iran will abandon restrictions on nuclear research and development, said President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday. Photo: Tasnim News Agency under a Creative Commons licence...

Weekly Digest
26-30 August 2019
30 Aug 2019

Lebanese President Michel Aoun (above) proclaimed an Israeli drone attack on Beirut as a “declaration of war” that justified a “right to defend...

Weekly Digest
19-23 August 2019
23 Aug 2019

Deposed Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir’s (above) corruption trial began on Monday. His 30-year rule saw the secession of South Sudan in 2011...

Weekly Digest
12-16 August 2019
16 Aug 2019

The Honourable Richard Armitage, former US deputy secretary of state (above), sharing the American perspective of the escalating tensions between the United States...