| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:48 AM
JERUSALEM -- Two Palestinians were wounded in an Israeli airstrike on the Gaza Strip early Sunday.
Israeli military officials said the attack targeted Abdallah Kharti, a militant accused of launching rockets into southern Israel. Peter Lerner, a...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:08 AM
GAZA (Reuters) - Un ataque aÃ©reo israelÃ en la franja de Gaza el domingo hiriÃ³ gravemente a un palestino del que el EjÃ©rcito dice que era responsable de lanzar misiles al sur de Israel.
El hombre, identificado por Israel como AbdalÃ¡ Jarti, un...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:37 PM
GAZA, Feb 9 (Reuters) - An Israeli air strike on the Gaza
Strip on Sunday critically wounded a Palestinian whom the
military said was responsible for launching rockets at southern
The man, identified by Israel as Abdallah Kharti, a member
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:14 AM
CAIRO -- An internationally known Egyptian academic expressed dismay and disbelief Thursday over being charged with espionage, one of a string of recent court cases targeting public intellectuals, liberal activists and journalists.
Emad Shahin, a...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
CAIRO — Even as Egypt came under withering new criticism from international and domestic human rights groups, interim President Adly Mansour on Thursday credited his military-backed government with bringing about "an end to the police state."
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:19 PM
TEL AVIV -- Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu laid out clashing visions of a two-state solution here Tuesday during an Israeli security conference.
In a taped interview broadcast at the...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry is obviously getting somewhere in his attempt to achieve a framework agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, because all the right people, the far-right people, are going a little nuts.
At a security...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:05 AM
RAMALLAH, West Bank, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Aid agencies working
in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem expressed alarm on
Friday at a spike in Israeli demolitions of Palestinian property
coinciding with renewed U.S.-backed peace negotiations.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:12 AM
JERUSALEN, 5 feb (Reuters) - El municipio de JerusalÃ©n
aprobÃ³ el miÃ©rcoles los planes de construcciÃ³n de 558 nuevos
hogares en la ocupada Cisjordania, un territorio que los
palestinos quieren para un futuro Estado.
Una portavoz de la municipalidad...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:06 AM
CAIRO -- Deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi will face serious new charges that include espionage and aiding in terrorist acts, state media reported Wednesday.
The move appeared to reflect determination on the part of the military-backed interim...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:36 PM
JERUSALEM -- Israeli airstrikes hit two Hamas training facilities in the Gaza Strip early Sunday after a rocket landed in Israeli territory, witnesses and security officials said. No injuries were reported.
The Israeli military said it launched the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:02 AM
CAIRO -- An Egyptian court on Tuesday set a Feb. 16 date for deposed president Mohamed Morsi to go on trial on charges of colluding with foreign militant groups such as Hamas and Hezbollah.
Morsi is facing a total of four separate trials on what his...