After finally announcing her bid for the US presidency, Ynet takes a look back at Clinton’s positions on Israel, starting from her time as a first lady, then as a senator, until leading US foreign policy as secretary of state.
‘I stand by every fact,’ Kerry says after Senator McCain questioned whether he was forthcoming about deal’s details.
Russia on Sunday evacuated more than 650 people of different nationalities from war-torn Yemen by air and sea, officials said. "The two planes took off from Sanaa this afternoon," a spokesman for the Russian embassy in Yemen told the Interfax news agency, without giving details of the evacuees' nationalities. Earlier, a defence ministry official said that the 308 evacuated by sea were en route to Djibouti and included 45 Russians, 18 Americans, five British nationals, 159 Yemenis and citizens of former Soviet states and the Middle East. Russia has been evacuating its own and other citizens by air from the capital Sanaa and by sea from Aden since its consulate was hit on March 29.
Roadside bomb, attack on police station by Egypt’s ISIS-branch leave 12 dead, mostly policemen.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday pleaded for the resumption of peace talks in Yemen and called for an end to all military action in the war-torn country. Ban, speaking in Doha on the sidelines of a UN crime conference, said the fighting in Yemen should not be allowed to grow into a protracted regional conflict. "There should be a cessation of military moves as soon as possible," said Ban, sitting alongside the Qatari prime minister, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani.
Prime minister says better nuclear deal would tie lifting of sanctions ‘to an end of Iran’s aggression in the region, its worldwide terrorism and its threats to annihilate Israel’.
Zionist Union says only support by US will ensure Israel’s security, says key to ‘good deal’ with Iran is gradual reduction of sanctions coupled with amendments to current deal.
Online video shows militants as they destroy artifacts, bulldoze walls, and blow up site in Iraq that dates back to 13th century BC.