Israel’s Labour leader reaches a provisional deal on a coalition with PM-designate Netanyahu, Israeli media say.
Many Arab spokesmen have accused Israel of killing a senior PLO man in Lebanon, but a previous attempt was traced to a rival Fatah faction.
Labor Party leader Ehud Barak has reached a coalition deal with the Likud, and is now hoping that his party will ratify it.
Israel Air Force official says Israel is ahead, “by ten years,” of the West and the United States in the use of drones.
Police arrested one rioter as some 250 Arabs hurled rocks at police officers as they prepared for a Jewish march in the Arab city of Umm el-Fahm.
At least 19 people were killed by a suicide bomber at the wake for the brother of an official of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan party.
Few militiamen have gotten permanent jobs in the Iraqi security forces, raising fears of a return to insurgency.
Israel’s conservative Likud Party opened talks with the center-left Labor Party, as Benjamin Netanyahu continued efforts to form a broad government.