Middle East matters

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran eyes economic boost as sanctions lifted

This week, international sanctions are lifted on Iran, signalling new economic opportunities. But even before diplomats signed on the dotted line, firms had already been flocking to Tehran for business.

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Next, the battle for Syria's lucrative oil fields continues, but owning the oil and being able to sell it poses a real challenge in a country torn apart by war.

And a love story between an Israeli translator and a Palestinian artist is removed from Israel's national curriculum, sparking outrage.

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