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The Arab reaction to US embassy move to Jerusalem

The intention of U.S. President Donald Trump to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem evoked angry reactions in the Palestinian Authority which is preparing to block the initiative.  Via: jcpa.org / Pinhas Inbari Arab reaction to the embassy move depends on both Palestinian pressure and whether or not the Trump administration intends to follow through with his election promise ...

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Tony Abbott criticises aid to Palestinian Authority

Former prime minister Tony Abbott says the Federal Government should consider cutting foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority, as well as relocating Australia’s embassy in Israel if the United States does the same. KEY POINTS: Mr Abbott says moving embassy could be a way “for Australia to demonstrate its unswerving support for Israel” DFAT will spend $43.6 million in foreign ...

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Swedish Embassy Worker Issued Fake Visas To 70 Muslims From Afganistan

A former foreign ministry staff member is suspected of having granted around 70 visa to Muslims Afghan nationals on false grounds during his time working at a Swedish embassy in Asia. Swedish public radio reports that an investigation launched by Sweden’s Migration Agency in spring suggests that most of the wrongful documents were issued by the man in 2015. According ...

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