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Newspapers Review: Provocative Israeli parade in occupied Jerusalem focus of dailies

The practice of paying "martyrs" and their families dates back decades and survived the Oslo peace process launched in 1993. "I had a meeting this morning with President Abbas and can tell you that the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Mr Trump said in a speech toward the end of his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories as part of his maiden trip overseas as president.


Iran's president criticizes U.S. after Trump's sharp words

Iran's president criticizes U.S. after Trump's sharp words

Following the 2015 agreement on Iran's nuclear programs , the Obama administration lifted sanctions on Tehran in 2016. Iranians re-elected Hassan Rouhani as the country's president on May 19 for a four-year term. "The problem is that the Americans do not know our region and those who advise USA officials are misleading them". The United States says Iran is sticking to the deal.



United States admits over 100 civilians died in Mosul strike in March

The civilians inside were seeking refuge. Another 36 unaccounted for in single most deadly incident for civilians since anti-ISIL operations began in 2014. The US military announced shortly afterward it was investigating report that it had caused civilian casualties. One woman , Lina Shaab Ahmad, who dug herself out of the front of the house, said she was taken to a nearby clinic by Iraqi forces who showed little concern for her or those still buried.



Trump and Pope Francis meet, netizens create memes

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni raised the pact in his meeting with Mr Trump , and newly elected French President Emmanuel Ma- cron was set to press the issue in his first face-to-face meeting with the US President. Prior to her visit with Pope Francis on Tuesday, Melania Trump shared how much she was looking forward to the meeting with Pope Francis . "The president indicated we're still thinking about that, that he hasn't made a final decision", said Tillerson regarding the ...



Japanese Entrepreneur Sets Auction Record With $110.4 Million Bid for Basquiat Painting

It had previously been bought at auction in 1984 for $19,000 dollars (£14,600). " I am happy to announce that I just won this masterpiece ", Maezawa said. With one phone call, Jean-Claude Basquiat joined the rarefied club of artists whose works have crossed the $100 million mark. "I've never seen so much emotions in such a painting", said Gregorie Billault, Sotheby's head of contemporary art.


Netanyahu: US to Boost Military Aid Amid Saudi Arms Deal

Netanyahu: US to Boost Military Aid Amid Saudi Arms Deal

The President said that only when remembering the families "torn apart from everyone they loved, who suffered that awful darkness and evil, who endured the unbearable horror of the Holocaust, only then can we prevent this agony from ever repeating".