A top UN official condemns Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s call for a jihad against Switzerland, labelling it “inadmissible”.
Palestinians and Israeli security forces clash in the West Bank city of Hebron over Israeli plans for heritage sites.
The leader of the Lebanese Shia Hezbollah movement, Hassan Nasrallah, makes a rare public appearance in Syria.
A luxury cruise liner has crashed into a dock at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm al-Sheikh, killing three members of the crew.
Abdolmalek Rigi, the leader of Iran’s Sunni rebel group Jundullah, alleges he had American support in an official TV broadcast.