April 28, 2014
A Lebanese judge has requested the death penalty for 32 suspects who have been allegedly involved in arm clashes in the northern city of Tripoli.
The Egyptian court that previously sentenced 529 Muslim Brotherhood members to death has sentenced an additional 682 Islamists to similar fates Monday, including Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie.
Iraq's armed forces and related security authorities cast their ballots throughout the country Monday two days ahead of Wednesday's parliamentary polls.
The PLO outlined a plan this weekend to follow up on attempts to join 60 UN bodies and international agreements.
Thousands of Yemenis gathered in the city of Mukalla Sunday demanding statehood for the formerly independent southern Yemen.
Air attacks continued on Aleppo Sunday, leaving at least 21 dead and dozens of others wounded.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described Abbas' holocaust commentary from Sunday as a "public relations stunt aimed at placating the international community."
The court's verdict comes a month after over 500 Morsi supporters were sentenced to death.
April 27, 2014
Abbas' statement comes as Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day throughout the country.
The Taliban insists they were responsible for the attack, but others believe the helicopter went down due to technical difficulties.
Economy Minister Naftali Bennett said that Israel should apply Israeli law to Area C in response to Abbas' agreement with Hamas.
The defendants were accused of killing a policeman.
Two Turkish soldiers were kidnapped by an armed Kurdish group in the southeast region of the country.
A media adviser to Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh emphasized Sunday that Hamas cannot recognize Israel despite recent reports that suggest the Palestinian faction was considering recognizing the Jewish state.
Four more candidates are now running in Syria's June 3 presidential election against incumbent leader President Bashar Al Assad.