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The Newsroom: find the latest news from throughout the region.

BBC Middle East News Updates

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State Department Near East News Updates

Rendon Group Overnight News Summaries

  • ONS: 22 July 2017
    Posted by TRG Alerts Admin on July 23, 2017 at 11:55 am

    KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: A Cairo criminal court confirmed death sentences against 28 suspected Islamists for the 2015 murder of the country’s chief prosecutor Hesham Barakat. AMERICAS: Russian […]

  • ONS: 21 July 2017
    Posted by TRG Alerts Admin on July 22, 2017 at 12:56 pm

        KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: Burundi’s president is urging the nearly quarter-million Burundians sheltering in Tanzania to return home, saying the country is now peaceful. AMERICAS: […]

  • ONS: 20 July 2017
    Posted by TRG Alerts Admin on July 21, 2017 at 11:57 am

    KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: In Cameroon, Amnesty International alleged that dozens of Boko Haram suspects died in custody, after security forces brutally tortured them. AMERICAS: US Senator John McCain […]

  • ONS: 19 July 2017
    Posted by TRG Alerts Admin on July 20, 2017 at 11:55 am

    KEY STORYLINES AFRICA: China and Tunisia called for new efforts to reach a negotiated peace in Libya to prevent a humanitarian disaster. AMERICAS: US President Donald Trump will nominate Jon […]