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Explosions shut down oil pipeline in Iraq

08/22/2013 6:21am
Officials say bomb attacks in northern Iraq have damaged part of a pipeline exporting oil through the Turkish port of Ceyhan.

Despite Egypt turmoil, Qatar expedites gas aid

08/22/2013 7:22am
Qatar announced on Thursday the departure for Egypt of a third shipment of natural gas with a fourth tanker loaded and expected to depart later today in an apparent bid to expedite badly needed energy aid to the North African country despite the woes of Qatar's Islamist allies there.

Key events in rule, trial of Egypt's Hosni Mubarak

08/22/2013 10:36am
Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak, wearing a white shirt and loafers while flashing a smile, was released from prison Thursday and transported to a military hospital in a Cairo suburb where he will be held under house arrest.

Israel: Official's Japan comments 'unacceptable'

08/22/2013 12:51pm
Israel has distanced itself from a government official who made crude comments about the World War II nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.