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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry bows his head as he pays his respects at the mausoleum of Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk in Ankara, Turkey
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 The Australian 
Blockade halting peace, says Hamas, as John Kerry continues search for truce
HAMAS has ruled out a ceasefire in Gaza unless Israel ends the seven-year blockade of the enclave, as Washington lifted its controversial flight ban to the area, citing progress in truce talks. Hamas... (photo: AP / Burhan Ozbilici)
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a cabinet meeting at the defense ministry in Tel Aviv, Israel, Friday, July 18, 2014. Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza on Friday to destroy rocket launching sites and tunnels, firing volleys of tank shells and clashing with Palestinian fighters in a high-stakes ground offensive meant to weaken the enclave's Hamas rulers. If Israel and the Palestinian militants of Hamas can agree on one point, it seems, it's that things have to change.
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 Ha'aretz 
Bibi's war || Netanyahu wanted to attack Iran, but got stuck in Gaza instead
The outcome of the last two and a half weeks of talks in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers would normally have been greeted by a stern tongue-lashing by Prime Minister Benjamin... (photo: AP / Oded Balilty)
The streets of Brickfields in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia were decorated with beautiful street light and ornaments.  Reuters 
Malaysia tries to parlay appeal to Muslim visitors into medical tourism push
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Muslim tourists have long chosen Malaysia, its beaches and its malls as a holiday destination thanks to cultural affinity. Now the Southeast Asian country, where Muslims make... (photo: WN / Priya Dashini)
Malaysia   Medical   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Malaysia
Beach Road in Pattaya City, Thailand is filled with tourist-friendly establishments.  Stuff 
Island's beach bars, restaurants evicted
The Thai holiday island of Phuket is in the throes of a major facelift. Scores of beach restaurants, including several beach clubs, are disappearing. For years these establishments have served... (photo: WN / RTayco)
Beaches   Photos   Thailand   Tourism   Wikipedia: Thailand
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Actor Johnny Depp poses for photographers at film premiere of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest," at the Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday, June 24, 2006. Belfast Telegraph
‘Bargain hunter’ Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is apparently being thrifty with his purchases. The Pirates of the Caribbean actor is worth a reported £200 million and even owns an island in the Bahamas.... (photo: AP / Matt Sayles)
Actors   Gossip   Hollywood   Photos   Wikipedia: Johnny Depp
England's soccer manager Roy Hodgson looks on from the stand before the start of the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Swansea City at Craven Cottage, London, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. The Observer
Roy Hodgson says he will build a ‘better and stronger’ England
Roy Hodgson says that England's World Cup experience in Brazil 'bodes well for the future'. Photograph: Matt Dunham/AP Roy Hodgson has insisted his enthusiasm to lead... (photo: AP / Sang Tan)
Football   Photos   Sportstar   Star   Wikipedia: Roy Hodgson
Rosemary Banks (left), Permanent Representative of the New Zealand to the United Nations, pays a farewell call on Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Stuff
NZ could give up UN peacekeeping
New Zealand wants to give up doing peacekeeping work for the sake of being a good global citizen and instead pick missions that benefit our international interests. A... (photo: UN / Mark Garten)
New Zealand   Photos   Politics   United Nations   Wikipedia: New Zealand
U.S. Navy Hospitalman Apprentice Brian Rumbles fires on two Taliban fighters fleeing up the side of a mountain while on a mounted patrol outside of Bala Baluk's forward operating base in the Farah Province. The Observer
Taliban swapped for Bergdahl could be drone targets, Kerry indicates
A still from the Voice Of Jihad Website, showing Bowe Bergdahl before the Taliban handed him over to US special forces. Photograph: Uncredited/AP Secretary of state John... (photo: US Navy / U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jason T. Guiliano)
Kabul   Military   Photos   Taliban   Wikipedia: Bowe Bergdahl
President Barack Obama gestures during his joint statement with Turkey's President Abdullah Gul Ha'aretz
Obama administration blasts Corker Amendment: We can’t have 535 negotiators with Iran
The Obama Administration came out swinging on Tuesday night against efforts to curtail its negotiations with Iran, saying that it is “absolutely opposed” to... (photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Photo of Sheldon Adelson, chairman of Las Vegas Sands and Hong Kong-listed subsidiary Sands China. Photo taken 19 June 2010 in Hong Kong at a press conference held at the Four Seasons Hotel, following China Sands AGM. 19 June 2010 Ha'aretz
Sheldon Adelson discovers the limits of his power - in Israel
Casino mogul, GOP mega-donor and one of the richest men on earth, Sheldon Adelson, may just have met his match. On Friday, his Israeli free-sheet Israel Hayom carried a... (photo: Creative Commons / Bectrigger)
Business   Investment   Israel   Photos   Wikipedia: Sheldon Adelson
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