Three foreign nationals prime suspects for airport killings as Turkish officials says evidence points to ISIL.
Inquiry into allegations of anti-Semitism in UK’s Labour comes as MPs attempt to oust party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
A much-awaited report by the Middle East diplomatic quartet should serve as a “wakeup call” to Israel to halt the expansion of settlements and to the Palestinians to renounce violence, the UN envoy said Thursday. Nickolay Mladenov said ongoing Israeli construction in the West Bank was one of three “negative trends” that must be quickly reversed to keep the hope of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal alive. Violence and incitement, settlements and the Palestinian Authority’s lack of control over the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip “severely undermine hopes for peace,” Mladenov said.
Israeli forces have surrounded the village of Bani Naim in response to a deadly stabbing in a nearby Hebron settlement.
Washington Post report says US seeks military cooperation with Russia in exchange for not bombing US-backed rebels.
After last year’s stampede that killed hundreds, Riyadh introduces new safety measures to monitor pilgrims’ movements.
A Palestinian attacker fatally stabbed a US-Israeli teenager in her home at a Jewish settlement in the West Bank before being shot dead by security guards on Thursday. The Israeli army said the young Palestinian killed the 13-year-old in her bed after breaking into her home in the Kiryat Arba settlement outside the flashpoint city of Hebron. The attacker was identified by the Palestinian health ministry as Mohammed Nasser Tarayra, 19, from the village of Bani Naim, just outside the city, in the south of the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
Sisi declares the ouster of Egypt’s first democratically-elected president a national holiday with lavish celebrations.