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Israel’s struggle to integrate ultra-Orthodox and Arabs raises economic fears

BNEI BRAK, Israel (Reuters) - Chaim Rachmani spends his days studying Jewish religious texts in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak, whose crowded streets brush up against the office towers of Tel Aviv. He has no plans to look for work - ever.

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Iran’s Rouhani says new U.S. sanctions violate nuclear accord: state TV

DUBAI (Reuters) - President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday new U.S. economic sanctions imposed against Iran contravened the country's nuclear accord with world powers and he vowed that Tehran would "resist" them, state television reported.

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Suspected accomplice of German officer planning attack freed pending trial

KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - A suspected accomplice in the case of a German army officer accused of planning to attack one or more politicians and incriminate a Syrian asylum seeker for the deed has been freed pending trial, the chief federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warn U.S. against terrorist designation, new sanctions

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards warned the United States on Monday that if it designated the group a terrorist organization and applied new sanctions its action could be perilous for U.S. forces in the region.

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