Israeli-Argentine conductor Daniel Barenboim is to lead the Cairo Symphony Orchestra in his first visit to Egypt.
A suicide bomber in Iraq’s Anbar province injures 26 people in an attack on an army base, officials say.
The Lebanese army is carrying out a major operation against crime rings in the Bekaa Valley after four soldiers are killed.
By bringing up Annapolis, President Obama warned the new Israeli government not to renege on the goals outlined during the 2007 peace conference.
UPI: Not only will Israel bomb Iran this year, but “many now assume” that Iran will then retaliate against Gulf states such as Saudi Arabia.
Hundreds of police will deploy throughout Jerusalem’s Old City on Thursday due to warnings of unrest from Muslim worshippers at the Temple Mount.
The US envoy to the Middle East, George Mitchell, is in Israel for his first talks with the new government.
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