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United States air carriers and European airlines have suspended their flights due to a safety concern from rocket attacks.
United States air carriers and European airlines have suspended their flights due to a safety concern.

American and European airlines suspend all flights to Israel

Tuesday 22 July 2014 20:23

US air carriers Delta Air Lines, American Airlines Group and United Airlines on Tuesday halted flights to Israel under directions from the US Federal Aviation Administration.

American and European airlines suspend all flights to Israel

Tuesday 22 July 2014 20:23

US air carriers Delta Air Lines, American Airlines Group and United Airlines on Tuesday halted flights to Israel under directions from the US Federal Aviation Administration.

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SA sending special envoy to Middle East

Tuesday 22 July 2014 18:43

South Africa will send a special envoy to the Middle East to raise its concerns over the escalating violence in Gaza and Israel. This as international efforts are mounting to end the crisis.

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Britain's Prince George turns one

Tuesday 22 July 2014 14:44

He has graced the cover of Vanity Fair, charmed world leaders on jetsetting tours, is already a national fashion icon - and on Tuesday he celebrates his first birthday.

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Gift of the Givers raises concerns over Gaza crisis

Tuesday 22 July 2014 12:09

Humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers says it has been responding to the situation in Gaza with emergency medical and food supplies.

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Three foreign advisers killed near Kabul airport

Tuesday 22 July 2014 07:45

A Taliban suicide bomber detonated himself on Tuesday outside Kabul International Airport, killing three foreign advisers and an Afghan interpreter, police said.

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MH17 probe should be done by international community: Russia

Tuesday 22 July 2014 07:05

Russia has called for the investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines MH17 to be led by the "international community" and not Ukraine, its ambassador to Malaysia said on Tuesday.

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UN adopts 'full access' resolution on MH17 crash site

Tuesday 22 July 2014 05:20

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution demanding armed groups in control of the crash site of downed flight MH17 provide full access to appropriate investigating authorities.

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Italy rescues 1 800 migrants over weekend, five bodies recovered

Monday 21 July 2014 13:55

Italy's navy said it rescued nearly 1 800 migrants in overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean over the weekend.

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'SA govt must help her': drug mule lawyers

Monday 21 July 2014 12:36

Lawyers of convicted international drug mule, Nolubabalo Nobhanda say they've written to the Presidency in an attempt to get government to enter into a Prison Transfer Treaty with Thailand.

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Israel kills militants entering from Gaza, death toll tops 500

Monday 21 July 2014 09:45

Israeli forces killed at least 10 Palestinian militants on Monday after they crossed the border from Gaza through two tunnels.

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