Thursday , June 24 2021

Middle East

Tzipi Livni Fast Facts | CNN

CNN —   Here is a look at the life of Tzipi Livni, former foreign minister of Israel. Birth date: July 8, 1958 Birth place: Tel Aviv, Israel Birth name: Tziporah Malka Livni Father: Eitan Livni, businessman and politician Mother: Sarah (Rosenberg) Livni Marriage: Naftali Shpitzer (1984-present) Children: Omri and …

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Palestinians cancel Pfizer vaccine agreement with Israel

The abrupt turnaround came after health officials in Ramallah inspected the first delivery of almost 90,000 doses Friday afternoon, the Palestinian Health Minister said. ”It was found that the doses did not conform to the technical specifications as previously agreed upon, and that their expiry date was close,” minister Mai …

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Iran elects hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi as president

Raisi, who is currently under US sanctions, emerged as the frontrunner after an election supervisory body barred all of his serious rivals from the race. Analysts described the vote as the country’s most uncompetitive election since the establishment of the Islamic Republic in 1979. In 1988, Raisi was part of …

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