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A Palestinian boys play a ball in front of graffiti wall murals depicting football players the participants at 2014 World Cup Brazil (LtoR) Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, Argentina's Lionel Messi, Netherlands' Arjen Robben and Italy's Andrea Pirlo, in the Khan Yunis refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip on June 23, 2014. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN
2014 FIFA World Cup Final   Gaza   Germany 1 Argentina 0   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 FIFA World Cup Final
 San Francisco Chronicle 
Gazans need ingenuity, courage to watch World Cup
Mon 14 Jul 2014
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds of millions of football fans watched Sunday's World Cup final by simply getting comfortable in front of their TV sets. In the Gaza Strip, under Israeli... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Palestinians carry the body of 16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir in Jerusalem on Friday, July 4, 2014.
Human Rights   Israeli Palestinian Conflict   Mideast Peace   Photos   Wikipedia: Murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir
 The Independent 
Mohammed Abu Khdeir murder: Mother speaks out after six Israeli men arrested for 'nationalistic' killing
Sun 6 Jul 2014
Israeli police arrested six men on Sunday on suspicion of the murder of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted as he walked to a mosque for dawn prayers. The men are Jewish and were arrested in their... (photo: AP / Mahmoud Illean)
File - Workers on an oil field in Zakho, Iraqi Kurdistan.  The Independent  Sun 6 Jul 2014
Iraq crisis: Kurds pin hopes on an oil-rich future
Iraqi Kurds have already governed their territory, a land of wheat fields and rugged mountains that extends from Iraq's northern and western border with Turkey to the Iranian border in the east, for... (photo: WN / Jamal Penjweny)
Al Qaida   Iraq Conflict   Kurdish Independence   Photos   Wikipedia: Iraqi Kurdistan
File - In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, center, shakes hands with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, in their meeting, as Iranian Vice President Eshagh Jahangiri looks on in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.  WorldNews.com  Thu 3 Jul 2014
Did Iran Just Shahmat (Checkmate) the U.S.?
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling It is from ancient Persia (modern Iran) that the game of chess required many of its terms. For example, Persian foot soldiers were the piyadah, or pawns.... (photo: AP / Iranian Presidency Office, Mohammad Berno)
Al Qaida   Iraq Conflict   Photos   US Foreign Policy   Wikipedia: 2014 Northern Iraq offensive
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Bosnia's Edin Dzeko, center, scores the opening goal during a group F World Cup soccer match between Bosnia and Iran at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Canberra Times Wed 25 Jun 2014
World Cup 2014: Bosnia win knocks out Iran
Bosnia 3 Iran 1 Avdija Vrsajevic fires in Bosnia's third goal. Photo: Getty Images Bosnia-Herzegovina ended Iran's World Cup knockout hopes by beating the Asians 3-1 in... (photo: AP / Fernando Llano)
Bosnia   Iran   Photos   Wikipedia: Edin Džeko   World Cup 2014
In this undated file picture released on Friday Nov. 29, 2013, and posted on the Facebook page of a militant group, members of Ahrar al-Sham brigade, one of the Syrian rebels groups, exercise in a train camp at unknown place in Syria. With a new label - the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant - the global terror network al-Qaida is positioning itself as a vanguard defending a persecuted Sunni community Sydney Morning Herald Tue 24 Jun 2014
ISIL congratulates Lionel Messi for helping Argentina beat Iran in the World Cup
When Argentina's Lionel Messi curled a sumptuous strike past the opposition goalkeeper deep in stoppage time during a match against Iran on Sunday, his nation heaved... (photo: AP)
Argentina 1 Iran 0   Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant   Lionel Messi   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 Northern Iraq offensive
FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. Two stadiums in Moscow will host some 2018 World Cup games, among the dozen arenas finalized by FIFA on Saturday for the first cup in Russia. Orange News Sun 22 Jun 2014
Fifa Bosses 'Secretly Doubled Their Salaries'
22 June 2014, 1:23 Fifa Bosses 'Secretly Doubled Their Salaries' Tweet Fifa bosses secretly doubled their salaries to $200,000 (£118,000) earlier this year, leaked... (photo: AP / Ivan Sekretarev)
Corruption in FIFA   Photos   Sepp Blatter   Sport   Wikipedia: FIFA
This undated image posted on a militant website on Jan. 4, 2014, which is consistent with other AP reporting, shows Shakir Waheib, a senior member of the al-Qaida-linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), left, next to a burning police vehicle in Iraq's Anbar Province. With al-Qaida linked fighters and allied tribal gunmen camped on the outskirts, a tentative calm took hold over Fallujah on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 and residents started to return to the besieged city west of Baghdad. Government forces were stationed nearby as sporadic street fighting breaks out in other cities. The picture painted by residents, officials and international groups suggests that both the militants and government forces are preparing for a long standoff with civilians caught in the middle. Independent online (SA) Thu 19 Jun 2014
BP and Exxon pull staff from Iraq
London - Exxon Mobil and BP began removing employees from Iraq, Opec’s second-largest oil producer, after Islamist militants seized cities north of Baghdad and... (photo: AP / via militant website)
Baghdad   Exxon Mobil   Iraq Crisis   Photos   Wikipedia: BP
Kurds protest after Turkey's air force attacked suspected Kurdish rebel targets across the border in Iraq, killing a dozen people, many of them believed to be smugglers mistaken for guerrillas, in Istanbul, Turkey, Thursday, Dec. 29. 2011. Independent online (SA) Thu 19 Jun 2014
Kurds committed abuses in Syria - HRW
Beirut - Kurds in parts of northern Syria have carried out arbitrary arrests and failed to investigate the killings and disappearance of political opponents, Human Rights... (photo: AP)
Abuse   Arab   Kurds   Photos   Wikipedia: Kurds

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