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Yara Bayoumy

Yara Bayoumy

    Sudan: South softens, as Khartoum declares emergency
    Sudan: South softens, as Khartoum declares emergency
    South Sudan has told the United Nations it will pull all police out of a disputed region bordering Sudan and is committed to halting all fighting...
    Hariri may bow out as Lebanon opposition snubs offer
    Hariri may bow out as Lebanon opposition snubs offer
    Lebanon's opposition groups formally informed the president on Tuesday of their rejection of a proposed government line-up by prime minister-designate Saad al-Hariri, raising the possibility that Hariri will step aside....
    Cluster bombs leave legacy of pain for Lebanese
    Cluster bombs leave legacy of pain for Lebanese
    Rasha Zayoun thought the worst of last year's war between Israel and Hezbollah guerrillas was over when a ceasefire halted 34 days of fierce...
    Tense calm returns to Lebanon camp after battle
    Tense calm returns to Lebanon camp after battle
    An uneasy calm settled over a Palestinian refugee camp in north Lebanon on Friday after the Lebanese army declared victory in 33 days of fighting...
    Iraq rapped for withholding 'grim' civilian toll
    Iraq rapped for withholding 'grim' civilian toll
    The United Nations accused Iraq on Wednesday of withholding sensitive civilian casualty figures because it fears they would be used to paint a...
    Lebanon bus blasts kill 11, wound 20
    Lebanon bus blasts kill 11, wound 20
    Eleven people were killed and about 20 wounded in two bomb blasts that wrecked minibuses near the Christian mountain town of Bikfaya north of...
    Israel approves UN ceasefire
    Israel approves UN ceasefire
    Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's Cabinet on Sunday approved a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for a cessation of hostilities...
    Lebanon battle rages on eve of truce
    Lebanon battle rages on eve of truce
    The United Nations said Israeli and Lebanese leaders had agreed a ceasefire that will take effect on Monday to end the month-old war, but fighting...
    Israel, Lebanon agree to ceasefire
    Israel, Lebanon agree to ceasefire
    The United Nations said Israeli and Lebanese leaders had agreed to a ceasefire to take effect on Monday, as Israel reported its worst death toll...