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March 31, 2015

European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini (L) and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif wait a meeting with officials from P5+1, the European Union and Iran at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel March 31, 2015 in Lausanne. (AFP/File)
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The final day of Iran nuclear talks among the P5+1 kicked off today in Lausanne, Switzerland. No consideration for an extension has been expressed as of yet.

March 30, 2015

They are still in the testing phase, with part of production distributed to individuals who carry out taste tests and verify the quality.
11:42 GMT
In Syria's northeastern province of Latakia, workers roll the country's first locally made cigars, a new product being launched despite the devastating civil conflict now in its fifth year.

March 29, 2015

A handout picture released by the official Jordanian news agency, Petra, on Feb 4, 2015 shows King Abdullah II. (AFP/HO/Petra)
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Jordan's King Abdullah addressed the Arab Summit in Egypt, sharing his commitment to the military offensive in Yemen, which is being led by Saudi Arabia, to protect the current government from the Houthi movement.

March 27, 2015

FIFA edges closer to finally deciding the fate of the World Cup in Qatar
19:30 GMT
"FIFA edged closer to finally deciding the fate of the World Cup in Qatar opting for it to be played during the months of November and December."
People were killed in  ground and air military operations. (AFP/File)
08:42 GMT
At least 108 people have been killed in various ground and air strikes carried out by the Syrian regime.

March 25, 2015

"Turkey is emerging as a future leading jewelry manufacturer, and the connection between us is strategically important."
14:03 GMT
The Israeli diamond industry recognizes the enormous potential of Turkey, and plans to help it establish an advanced diamond industry, sources inform "Globes."

March 22, 2015

Despite the attack, Egypt's tourism revenue amounted to $7.5 billion in 2014, up from $5.9 billion in 2013. (Shutterstock)
14:00 GMT
A 53-year-old German tourist died after being attacked by a shark in Egypt's Marsa Alam.

March 21, 2015

2018 Russia World Cup logo
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With two World Cups on the horizon, one in an invading power and the other on a tiny, non-democratic spit of sand at the wrong time of year, Fifa president Sepp Blatter yesterday reminded the world, should it need reminding, that his organisation can do what it likes.

March 20, 2015

The pads arrived from Dubai with a half-ton of radioactive material.
16:25 GMT
The pads arrived from Dubai with a half-ton of radioactive material.
Yemeni armed men survey the damage after a bomb explosion at the Badr mosque on March 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
11:09 GMT
Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in Sanaa, killing at least 137 and injuring hundreds during Friday prayers.