Some 30 young men and women who have left their families in North America and Europe have come to begin their conscription process to the IDF; top preferences include Sayeret Matkal and Oketz
Residents of Damascus suburbs recount massive assault by Assad army; videos show small children convulsing on the floor, foaming at the nose and mouth. Doctor: Injuries correspond with sarin gas
Palestinians may turn to international means if Israel does not cease settlement construction, says official; ‘If Israel does not stop, then we have to move’
Israel Defense Prize recipient Yossi Cohen to replace Major-General Yaakov Amidror as national security advisor
By Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) – Jordan's Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour announced a cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday which bolstered the grip of technocrats charged with speeding up IMF-guided economic reforms crucial to rejuvenate sluggish growth. The move, affecting 14 portfolios, left the key interior, finance and foreign ministers in place. Political analysts say the new 23-member cabinet strengthens the role of technocrats at the expense of tribal figures who held sway in previous administrations. …
Police have photos of suspects; group was apparently under influence of alcohol
PARIS (AP) — Police stormed a villa in southeast France and arrested a member of the notorious Pink Panther gang of jewel thieves who had escaped from a Swiss prison earlier this year, officials said Wednesday.
Labor lawmaker not surprised by pending release of former egyptian president, says his discharge will ‘bring pleasure to many’