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6 Egyptians abducted in Libya freed

01/27/2014 5:01am
In a coordinated swap, Egypt released a Libyan militia commander detained over suspected links to the Muslim Brotherhood while six abducted Egyptians, including two diplomats, were released in Libya, officials in the two countries said Monday.

Turkey's central bank calls emergency meeting

01/27/2014 5:36am
Turkey's central bank says its monetary policy committee will hold an emergency meeting as the Turkish currency, the lira, continues to weaken against foreign currencies.

US official warns against business deals with Iran

01/27/2014 6:55am
Companies should "hold off" doing business in Iran because many of the sanctions against the country are still in place despite an interim nuclear deal, the top U.S. Treasury official warned Monday.

Global "Elders" urge Iran to build on nuclear deal

01/27/2014 10:08am
The former head of the United Nations urged Iran Monday to build on a historic deal reached with world powers in November and work toward a final settlement over its contested nuclear program.

Love life of Israeli PM's son sparks uproar

01/27/2014 1:08pm
The love life of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's son is setting off sparks _ in Israeli politics.