Iraq hangs 38 members of ISIS and Al-Qaeda

Iraq executes 38 jihadists, the largest number of executions in Iraq on a single day since September.

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In first, Israeli developer to accept Bitcoin as payment for apartments

Nevertheless, real estate developer hedged its bet by setting a ceiling of 10 bitcoins, or no more than a quarter ...
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Israeli IPOs: Interest in Holmes Place rises as Israeli startups get flagged

All told Holmes Place, an Israeli nationwide chain of fitness centers affiliated with the global chain of the same name, ...
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Why is Teva cutting 14,000 jobs? That’s the million dollar question with a $40.5 billion answer

In July 2015 the Israeli drugmaker made the ill-fated decision to acquire Actavis, and it did so without anyone on ...
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Egypt to open Rafah crossing for four days

Egypt to open border crossing with Gaza after twice cancelling planned openings due to Sinai terrorism.

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Hamas not interested in another war in Gaza, Israeli defense officials says

The past week has seen 26 rockets fired at at Israel - the most since the last Gaza war ended ...
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EU offers to ease Turkey migrant burden in return for tighter border controls

A migrant carries a child as refugees and migrants arrive on the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey on October 5, 2015The EU has offered Turkey a plan under which it would resettle more refugees, but only if Ankara establishes new camps and boosts its coastguard to slow the flow of people to Europe, officials said Tuesday. Brussels is also ready to give Turkey more money to deal with the burden of 2.2 million refugees under a plan European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker presented to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday. “It is clear that we need Turkey.

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Trump's bluster is heard around the world

FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump poses for the media during the third day of the Women's British Open golf championship on Trump's Turnberry golf course in Turnberry, Scotland. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is very well known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, but that doesn’t mean he’s well loved. The real estate mogul is praised - or blamed - for permanently transforming this region by building a deluxe international golf course in a previously pristine spot. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell, File)BALMEDIE, Scotland (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is well known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, where shimmering, golden sand dunes meet the ice-blue North Sea and people play on his golf course. He’s known in the Himalayas, too, far from any sign with his name on it. And in the Middle East, Africa and beyond.

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Bosnian court jails four over recruitment of militants for Syria

A Sarajevo court convicted four Bosnians on Tuesday of financing terrorist activities and recruiting people to fight for Islamic State in Syria, sentencing them to up to 3 1/2 years in prison. It was the first verdict under a new law meant to stop Bosnian citizens joining radical Islamist groups in the Middle East. The court sentenced Husein Erdic to 3-1/2 years in prison for organizing the departure to Syria of Nevad Husidic and Merim Keserovic, while Husidic and Keserovic were jailed for a year for attempting to join the ultra-radical Islamic State.

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