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Updated: 4th February 2020 01:23Unrest, Conflicts and War

Unrest, Conflicts and War

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The "million-man" march was called for by an influential Shiite cleric, though their numbers fell short of a million.
Politics
Soleimani thought he was untouchable, and for more than a decade he was.
Politics
Dignitaries from the U.S., Russia, France, and other nations are attending a forum this week at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.
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The clashes in Lebanon took place amid a rapidly worsening financial crisis and an ongoing impasse over the formation of a new government.

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A riot broke out at Beirut, the country's capital, on Saturday during a protest with thousands of demonstrators present.
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Demonstrators protested against the country's initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian plane.
Politics
In the wake of a U.S. drone attack in Baghdad, Cardinal Louis Raphael Sako warned that “innocent people” will bear the cost of the heightened tensions.
World News
The stampede that erupted in Kerman, the hometown of Gen. Qassem Soleimani, also injured at least 200 others.
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The alert issued on the websites of the U.S. State Department and the U.S. embassy in Israel did not specifically mention the killing of Qassem Soleimani.
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Al-Shabab extremists have claimed responsibility for the deadly attack at Manda Bay Airfield early Sunday.
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The vote comes two days after a U.S. airstrike killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani inside Iraq, dramatically increasing regional tensions.
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From Tampa to San Francisco, protesters marched the streets chanting anti-war slogans.
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Thousands marched through Baghdad on Saturday for Iran’s top general, who was killed in a U.S. airstrike.
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Iranian state TV carried a statement by Khamenei also calling Gen. Qassem Soleimani “the international face of resistance.”
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His death is a potential turning point in the Middle East and is expected to draw severe retaliation from Iran.
Politics
Police arrested hundreds of people on New Year’s Day in Hong Kong as hundreds of thousands protested as part of a months-long pro-democracy movement.
Politics
Iran-backed militiamen withdrew from the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad after two days of protests against deadly U.S. airstrikes.
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Pro-Iran protesters gathered outside the U.S. embassy on Wednesday, setting parts of the compound on fire, a day after demonstrators broke into the property.
Politics
The developments represent a major downturn in Iraq-U.S. relations that could further undermine U.S. influence in the region.
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The U.S. military carried out air strikes on Sunday against the Kataib Hezbollah militia in response to the killing of a U.S. civilian contractor, officials said.