Int'l News Archive
  • »Israeli air strikes on Gaza kill nine Palestinians

    Mon 7 July / Jul 2014. 07:36 AM
    Nine Palestinian militants have been killed in a series of Israeli air raids on the Gaza Strip.
  • »Saudi Arabia jails human rights activist for 15 years

    Mon 7 July / Jul 2014. 07:34 AM
    A Jeddah court sentenced prominent Saudi rights lawyer Walid abu al-Khair to 15 years in prison on Sunday on charges that included seeking to undermine the state and insulting the judiciary, the state news agency reported.
  • »'Jewish' suspects arrested in Palestinian killing

    Sun 6 July / Jul 2014. 02:33 PM
    Israel has arrested Jewish suspects in the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teen whose death touched off violent protests in Jerusalem and in Israeli Arab towns, a security source said on Sunday.
  • »Palestinian teen 'was burned alive'

    Sun 6 July / Jul 2014. 01:15 AM
    A Palestinian teenager killed in Jerusalem was burned alive, first post mortem examination findings quoted by the Palestinian attorney-general say.
  • »Crowds flock to East Jerusalem teenager funeral

    Sat 5 July / Jul 2014. 10:48 AM
    Thousands of people have attended the funeral of a murdered Palestinian teenager in East Jerusalem amid heightened tensions with Israel.
  • »Egypt raises fuel and electricity costs

    Sat 5 July / Jul 2014. 08:57 AM
    Egypt has introduced electricity and fuel price increases in a move to cut state subsidies and reduce the budget deficit.
  • »Fear, cash shortages hinder fight against Ebola outbreak

    Thu 3 July / Jul 2014. 09:23 AM
    ACCRA (Reuters) - West African states lack the resources to battle the world's worst outbreak of Ebola and deep cultural suspicions about the disease remain a big obstacle to halting its spread, ministers said on Wednesday.
    The outbreak has killed...
  • »Defiant Al Jazeera faces conservative backlash after Arab Spring

    Thu 3 July / Jul 2014. 09:22 AM
    Al Jazeera, the Qatari-funded television station whose reporting of the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings won it millions of viewers in the Middle East, is defiant following a backlash by Arab governments that accuse it of supporting Islamists.
  • »As nuclear talks resume, Iran says will not 'kneel'

    Wed 2 July / Jul 2014. 10:30 PM
    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to YouTube on Wednesday to deliver a message that Iran was ready to take steps to ensure its nuclear programme remains peaceful but would not "kneel in submission" to do a deal with major powers.
  • »Palestinian teenager killed in 'revenge'

    Wed 2 July / Jul 2014. 06:41 PM
    A Palestinian teenager from annexed East Jerusalem has been kidnapped and killed in a suspected act of revenge for the murder of three Israeli youths, Israel army radio reported.
  • »Israel demolishes home of Palestinian charged with killing Israeli

    Wed 2 July / Jul 2014. 09:17 AM
    OCCUPIED JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel on Wednesday demolished the home of a Palestinian, Ziad Awad, arrested this month on charges of shooting dead an off-duty police officer April, the army said.
    Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner, an army spokesman...
  • »Syria-Iraq 'caliph' incites Muslims to holy war

    Wed 2 July / Jul 2014. 09:14 AM
    The leader of the al Qaeda offshoot now calling itself the Islamic State has called on Muslims worldwide to take up arms and flock to the "caliphate" it has declared on captured Syrian and Iraqi soil.
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