The European Union sees Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory as a “worrying” development and calls for the preservation of a viable two-state solution, in a draft declaration obtained by AFP Friday.
As President Bashar Assad fights off a 10-month-old uprising, Syrians have been struggling to cope with shortages of heating oil and other fuel, electricity cuts of up to 16 hours a day and dwindling bank balances.
The U.S. military’s top general conducted an intense string of closed-door talks with Israeli leaders Friday, amid apparent disagreements between the two countries over how to respond to Iran’s disputed nuclear program.
Chairman of US Joint Chiefs of Staff visits Holocaust memorial museum, says his country committed to prevent another human tragedy
Several thousand Egyptians marched to Cairo’s Tahrir Square on Friday ahead of the one-year anniversary of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, demanding justice and retribution for those killed in clashes with security forces.
Religious Zionism center Meir Institute publishes weekly bulletin with photo slain family, but blurs face of mother due to policy forbidding publication of women’s photos. ‘Mistake caused by human error, our apologizes,’ states center