Egypt court releases Al Jazeera journalists on bail - Al Jazeera English
Egypt court releases Al Jazeera journalists on bail – Al Jazeera English.
Al Jazeera's Greste urges Egypt to free colleagues
Al Jazeera’s Greste released. Urges Egypt to free colleagues.
The ICC and Palestine
The Court explains that this doesn’t mean to open now an investigation. It means that they will check the facts to see if there are grounds to open an investigation that would include the battle in Gaza last summer who ended with more than 2,200 Palestinian and 70 Israelis killed. The ICC probe will examine the actions of all parties.
More than 3 million Syrian refugees
The UN refugee agency says that Syrians have become the second largest refugee population in the world after the Palestinians, overtaking Afghans, who had held that place for more than three decades. According to a report about the situation on mid year 2014, there were more than 3 million Syrian refugees in June which represents […]
Obama and the end of the war in Afghanistan
“The Longest war in American history is coming to a responsible cosnclusion”, said US president Barack Obama in a statement on Afghanistan. The statement was released after a ceremony in Kabul marking the end of the NATO combat operations there. A milestone for the US, according to Obama.
Palestinian minister dies at protest - Middle East - Al Jazeera English
Palestinian minister dies at protest – Ziad Abu Ein beaten by Israeli security forces and choked on tear gas during olive-tree planting in West Bank – Al Jazeera English.
Tension in Jerusalem simmers one day after bloody attack on synagogue - National Israel News | Haaretz
Tension in Jerusalem simmers one day after bloody attack on synagogue | Haaretz.
Sweden recognises Palestine as a State
Sweden has recognised Palestine as a State. Palestinian authorities said that the decision is “courageous” and “historic”. Israel reacted with anger, defining the move as a “miserable decision”.
Forced evacuations in Egypt
Egyptian authorities are evacuating all residents living in the borderline of Gaza to demolish their homes and create a buffer zone after an attack against an army post that killed 31 soldiers last Friday. The North Sinai Governor Abdel Fattah Harhour confirmed that the evacuation of residents is “final, not temporary” and will be followed […]
More than 15,500 civilians killed in Iraq since the beginning of the year
More than 15,500 civilians have been killed in Iraq since the beginning of the year, according to the UN. More than 1,119 people, most of them civilians, have been killed only in september. But this figure doesn’t include the casualties from the ongoing fighting in Anbar and the people who died because of the heat and hunger while trying to flee.