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|French Official Calls on Paris to Send Troops to Calais Over Migrants|
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|MSF Calls for Inquiry Into Deadly Yemen Hospital Attack|
|Deals and Warms Words Flow as Iranian President Visits Europe|
|Italian PM Says New Business Accords With Iran 'Just the Beginning'|
|Libya Lost $68 Billion in Attacks on Oil, Industry Chief Says|
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Tweets Of Note......
Massoud #Barzani tells #Kurd politicians that referendum on #Kurdistan independence needs 2b held before #USA presidential elections r held.
Gas price hike, subsidy cuts shake up Saudis http://almon.co/2l5b
Based on public positions (incl- SAA must end sieges/RUS airstrikes must be halted -before Talks)-will HNC attend ?
Libya's Tripoli-based NOC chair increasingly critical of PFG (Jathran). Tells @PlattsOil NOC will recommend to new govt that it be disbanded
ICYMI: Latest #Libya Situation Update for 21-25 January from @LibyaSecMonitor: https://medium.com/libya-security-monitor/libya-situation-update-21-25-january-d657869224a5#.2w5hbfe1p …
Parliament votes to dissolve dialogue committee headed by Imhamed Shoaib, will elect new one next week. #Libya
65 incidents in Baghdad most since 3rd wk of July as IS terror campaign in capital continues http://musingsoniraq.blogspot.com/2016/01/security-in-iraq-jan-15-21-2016.html …
Russia and Iran are working to broker honest ceasefires in Syria, and they might just work: http://ow.ly/XxR31
Khomeini's grandson barred from Iran election on Feb. 26 http://yhoo.it/1nvSPQF by @arthurmacmillan #IranElections
#Libya:Jadran,charged w/ protecting oil ports,tried to sell pirated oil in 2012, accused of stealing billions in oil http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/libyas-oil-guards-accused-of-siphoning-off-countrys-supplies-for-profit-a6833401.html …
Parliament holding debate on the #Libya political agreement a day after rejecting the unity govt's composition.
#Libya Report: AU now recognising unity government, Bahrain, UAE recognising Tobruk government https://www.libyaherald.com/2016/01/25/foreign-minister-dairi-at-meetings-in-bahrain-and-uae-but-presence-at-au-summit-in-question/ …
Update 2- Army establishes full control over al-Sheikh Miskeen in Daraa countryside http://bit.ly/1PP9o01
#Syria/n Army eyes key cities of #Nawa and #Ibta in northern #Daraa http://www.almasdarnews.com/article/syrian-army-eyes-key-cities-of-nawa-and-ibta-in-northern-daraa/ … @leithfadel