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Minnesota Jewish Theatre presents a one-man play about the Mideast conflict - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota Jewish Theatre presents a one-man play about the Mideast conflict
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Via Dolorosa — Latin for "the way of sorrows" — is the street that Jesus reputedly walked on his way to being crucified. Playwright David Hare crafted this one-person play after visiting Israel in 1997, and performed it to acclaim in London ...

PLO: 'It's now or never' for Trump's Mideast peace push - Washington Post


Washington Post

PLO: 'It's now or never' for Trump's Mideast peace push
Washington Post
Jared Kushner's trip to the Middle East next week will be a do-or-die moment in the Trump administration's nascent Middle East peace process initiative, according to the Palestinian Liberation Organization's representative in Washington. Unless ...

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Major Gulf bourses end week on firm footing, Egypt slips - Reuters


Gulf Times

MIDEAST STOCKS-Major Gulf bourses end week on firm footing, Egypt slips
Reuters
DUBAI, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Most major stock markets in the Gulf rose on Thursday with Saudi Arabia's index gaining strength from positive company-specific news while shares of one of Egypt's property developers dropped as its quarterly earnings missed ...
MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf rises, Saudi's Atheeb Telecom jumps after swinging to profit Reuters Africa

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf may have firm tone, SABIC could rise on buyout of Shell JV - Reuters


MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf may have firm tone, SABIC could rise on buyout of Shell JV
Reuters
DUBAI, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Stock markets in the Gulf may have a firm tone on Thursday on the back of strong global equity prices, while Saudi Basic Industries could rise after it purchased Shell Arabia's share in their joint venture. MSCI's broadest ...

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Mideast private bankers getting hot on Saudi Arabia - The National


The National

Mideast private bankers getting hot on Saudi Arabia
The National
Bankers remain confident about Saudi Arabia's economic reforms, while causing pain in the short-term. Tasneem Alsultan/Bloomberg. After many years in the doldrums, private banking in the Middle East is showing signs of a comeback. The region's private ...

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf moves sideways, GFH and Union Properties recover a bit in Dubai - Reuters


MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf moves sideways, GFH and Union Properties recover a bit in Dubai
Reuters
The Dubai index was flat as GFH, the most active stock, rose 4.0 percent. It had plunged 12.9 percent over the previous two days as it acquired a $1.2 billion infrastructure portfolio in Africa and the Middle East, funding it with a $315 million ...

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets may struggle, earnings continue to weigh on Dubai - Reuters


MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets may struggle, earnings continue to weigh on Dubai
Reuters
DUBAI, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Middle Eastern stock markets may continue to struggle with an absence of positive factors on Tuesday as corporate earnings once again weigh on Dubai. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan is up 0.3 percent ...

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Catholic, Orthodox patriarchs seek help, say Mideast churches in danger - National Catholic Reporter


National Catholic Reporter

Catholic, Orthodox patriarchs seek help, say Mideast churches in danger
National Catholic Reporter
They categorized the continued displacement of Christians from the Middle East as "a genocidal project, a humanitarian catastrophe and a plague of the earth's civilization." "The time has come to make a prophetic cry" and to speak "the truth that frees ...

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MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - August 13 - Reuters


MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - August 13
Reuters
DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy. INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL. * GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks selloff ...

Kushner to Meet With Mideast Leaders in Latest Attempt at Peace Deal - New York Times


New York Times

Kushner to Meet With Mideast Leaders in Latest Attempt at Peace Deal
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, will soon travel to the Middle East for yet another foray into trying to forge a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, one of the most difficult diplomatic ...
Trump to send son-in-law Jared Kushner, other top aides on Mideast peace mission after spate of violence Washington Post
White House aides to visit region: Mideast peace 'difficult, but possible' The Jerusalem Post
Jared Kushner goes to Israel seeking Mideast peace The Detroit News
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