Israel passes controversial
law on West Bank settlements
[Feb 07 2017]
Israel has passed a controversial law retroactively
legalising 3,800 settler homes built on private Palestinian land in the
occupied West Bank.
Canada mosque attacked
[Jan 30 2017]
(CNN)A shooting at a mosque in the Canadian city of
Quebec has left an unknown number of people dead and wounded.
Turkish cargo Boeing 747 crashes in Kyrgyzstan
[Jan 16 2017]
Plane attempting to land at Kyrgyzstan's main airport
in thick fog crashed in populated area, authorities say.
Tributes for ex-Iran President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[Jan 09 2017]
Ayatollah Khamenei hailed a "companion of struggle"
despite their differences, saying this was a "difficult" loss.