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Netanyahu ready to 'consider' long-awaited US peace plan

Netanyahu ready to 'consider' long-awaited US peace planIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he is ready to “consider” a US plan to resolve his country’s long-running conflict with the Palestinians. “We will consider the American proposal in a fair and open way,” he said as he hosted US national security adviser John Bolton. The Palestinian leadership has already rejected the plan, citing US “bias” after the White House recognised bitterly divided Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.



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Australia to 'consider' Saudi woman's asylum plea

Australia to 'consider' Saudi woman's asylum pleaAustralia said Tuesday it will “carefully consider” the asylum claim of an 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled alleged abuse from her family and is now in the care of the UN in Bangkok, after she fended off deportation in a gripping, live-tweeted ordeal. Qunun said she planned to seek asylum in Australia, fearing she would be killed if repatriated by Thai immigration officials who stopped her at the airport. Saudi Arabia’s human rights record has been under heavy scrutiny since the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi last year.



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