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July 17, 2019

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Israeli minister accuses Corbyn of Jew-hatred

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jew-hatred on Tuesday, remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with anti-Semitism probes. A BBC Panorama expose aired last week said Corbyn’s office had interfered in independent
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Pakistan arrests accused militant leader Hafiz Saeed

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Authorities in Pakistan have arrested Hafiz Saeed, founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), or Army of the Pure, the militant group blamed by the United States and India for a four-day attack on Mumbai in 2008, Geo Television said on Wednesday. A spokesman for Jammaat ud-Dawa (JuD), a charity run by Saeed, said counter-terrorism […]