2 PALESTINIANS SHOT DEAD BY ISRAELI ARMY IN JENIN CLASHES: MEDICS

Two Palestinians were shot dead during clashes with the Israeli army in the Jenin refugee camp in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, Palestinian medical and security sources said.

One of the two had been evacuated in serious condition and …

Sudan Freezes Talks With US After Delay in Lifting Sanctions

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir is freezing all negotiations with the United States following President Donald Trump’s postponing of a final decision on whether to permanently lift economic sanctions against Sudan for another three months, state media reported.

“President of the …

SUDAN SUSPENDS SANCTIONS TALKS AFTER US EXTENDS EMBARGO

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir on Wednesday suspended negotiations with Washington aimed at ending sanctions against Khartoum, after the United States extended its embargo for another three months, state media said.

US President Donald Trump prolonged a review period overnight to …

Iranian Cancer Researcher Detained, Sent Home From Boston Airport

An Iranian cancer researcher who flew to the United States to work at a Boston hospital was detained and later sent back home Tuesday along with his family.

Stephanie Malin, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, said …

RAMAPHOSA CONGRATULATES SOUTH SUDAN ON OCCASION OF ITS 6TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE

PRETORIA, July 11 (NNN-SA NEWS) — South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated the government and people of South Sudan on the occasion of the sixth anniversary of the country’s independence on Sunday, saying the nation needs to reflect …

White House Stance on South Sudan Unclear

WASHINGTON � Questions are surfacing over whether the Trump administration will continue to support South Sudan when the proposed White House budget seeks to cut nearly a third of the U.S. State Department budget and diminish funding for development projects …

Sudan Calls for US to Permanently Remove Sanctions

Sudan is asking the United States to permanently scrap 24-year-old sanctions, warning that the country could fall back into war if the sanctions are reapplied.

The Obama administration temporarily lifted the sanctions in January, tying their permanent removal to a …