Israel bans Human Rights Watch director

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union on Tuesday called on Israel to reinstate the visa of Omar Shakir, the representative of Human Rights Watch in the country, which was withdrawn after Israel accused him of supporting a boycott against it. Israel withdrew Shakir’s visa early this month. “The European Union expects the

EU considers billions in financial aid to Iran

By Middle East Affairs The major players of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal have come together to discuss the possibilities of offering Iran financial aid in exchange for constraining their ballistic missile development and widespread meddling in the region. Now that President Trump has left the deal, that President Obama brokered, the remaining

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