Hamas security forces attack Gazans visiting the family of medic killed in Hamas riots.
Razan al-Najar was shot whilst on duty during recent border protests.
Education Ministry initiates proceedings against female teacher after police, prosecution, close case due to ‘lack of evidence.’
Thousands of young gun control activists have converged on New York’s Brooklyn Bridge, marching across the iconic structure in the latest effort to press for tougher regulations on weapons. Youth Over Guns, a gun violence prevention organisation in New York, organised the event, which attracted campaigners from the across the city, the state and beyond. The group teamed up with March for Our Lives, the student-led organisation formed in the aftermath of the Parkland high school shooting in February that left 17 people dead.
Syria also denied reports of deal with Russia to see Iranian forces removed from southern Syria, with FM claiming Israel is lying about Iran’s presence in war-torn country
The two fires, about 250 miles (400 km) apart in the drought-parched Four Corners region of the Southwestern United States, have consumed almost 30,000 acres (12,000 hectares)between them, officials said. The larger of the two, the so-called Ute Park Fire in Colfax County, New Mexico, was zero percent contained after scorching nearly 28,000 acres by Saturday near Cimarron, a town of about 1,100 people northeast of Santa Fe, according to a bulletin on the New Mexico Fire Information website. About 300 homes were threatened in Cimarron, where officials issued a mandatory evacuation on Friday.
Two climbers died this morning after falling from El Capitan.
Yosemite National Park officials have confirmed that two climbers fell while climbing the Freeblast Route, on El Capitan inside Yosemite National Park this morning at 8:15 A.M.