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US protecting Syria jihadist group - Russia's Lavrov

The US is trying to spare a Syrian jihadist group in case it is needed to unseat the country's president, the Russian foreign minister tells the BBC.

Shimon Peres funeral: Leaders hail legacy of former Israeli leader

World leaders extol the life and legacy of former Israeli leader Shimon Peres, one of the country's founding fathers, at his state funeral in Jerusalem.

Van Gogh paintings stolen from Amsterdam found in Italy

Italian police recover from the Naples mafia two important Van Gogh paintings stolen in a 2002 raid on an Amsterdam museum.

Jewish leaders react to Rodrigo Duterte Holocaust remarks

Jewish leaders react angrily after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte compares his anti-drug campaign to the Holocaust.

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