JERUSALEM: Israel’s Cabinet has approved a contentious bill that officially defines Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people.
ROME: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sissi said in an interview published Sunday that he would be prepared to send troops to a future Palestinian state to help stabilize it.
JERUSALEM: A Jerusalem court on Sunday charged an Israeli border policeman with manslaughter in the May shooting to death of a young Palestinian during a West Bank demonstration.
BAGHDAD: An Iraqi court sentenced former Sunni MP Ahmed Al-Alwani to death on Sunday for murder, a verdict that could damage Baghdad’s ties with a powerful tribe that is battling Islamic State militan
TUNIS: Tunisians went to the polls on Sunday to vote for their first directly elected president, in the final step to be taken to full democracy after the 2011 revolution that ended the rule of Zine e
BERLIN: The head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency says authorities now know of 550 people from the country who have traveled to Syria and Iraq to join extremist groups, and about 60 of them h
JERUSALEM: Human Rights Watch called on Israel Saturday to stop razing the homes of Palestinians accused of attacking Israelis, saying the practice can constitute a war crime.
MANAMA: Voters in Bahrain cast ballots Saturday in the kingdom’s first full parliamentary election since disturbances nearly four years ago.
BAGHDAD: Islamic State militants have killed 25 members of a Sunni tribe during their assault on a provincial capital west of Baghdad, local officials said on Saturday, in apparent revenge for tribal
FISHERS, Indiana: Muslims in Indiana held a funeral service for Abdul- Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter, who was beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria after being held captive for a year.
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