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Israeli PM orders survey of American Jews stopped

10/27/2013 10:14am
An Israeli official says the prime minister has directed government ministries to stop distributing a survey that asked sensitive questions about relations between American Jews and Israel.

First passengers arrive at Dubai's newest airport

10/27/2013 10:17am
A flight carrying a little more than 100 passengers from Budapest touched down Sunday at Dubai's new Al Maktoum International Airport, a modest first arrival for a terminal designers hope will be the world's largest in just 10 years.

Iran lawmakers reject president's minister pick

10/27/2013 1:15pm
Iran's parliament has rejected a close ally of President Hassan Rouhani for a ministerial post.

Banners reflect hard-line backlash in Iran

10/27/2013 2:54pm
Banners that suddenly cropped up around Tehran in the past week depict an American diplomat dressed in a jacket and tie, while under the negotiating table he is wearing military pants and pointing a shotgun at an Iranian envoy.

Ending ban, Israel to appear at UN Rights Council

10/27/2013 3:00pm
Israel's foreign ministry says the country will appear this week in Geneva at a meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council.