The new chief of Israel\'s secret intelligence service is said to be preparing to apologize for the agency\'s suspected use of forged British passports in an operation that led to the assassination of a founding member of Hamas\' military wing in January, according to a report in the UK newspaper the Telegraph.
Thirty-six people in northern India are dead and another 28 are injured following a collision between a bus and a vehicle carrying mourners from a funeral, an official news agency reported Sunday, citing local officials.
Despite overtures from Turkey, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said Sunday that his country will not apologize to Turkey over the deaths of nine Turkish activists aboard an aid flotilla headed for Gaza in May.
Unidentified gunmen on motorbikes opened fire and killed the driver of a supply truck for NATO troops in southwest Pakistan on Sunday, a senior government official told CNN.
Israeli forces killed two militants in the Gaza Strip on Sunday morning, Palestinian officials said.
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Yemen is embarking on a major initiative in its war on terror and plans to build four new branches for the country\'s elite counterterrorism units next year, a spokesman for the country\'s American embassy said on Saturday.
The Taliban movement is disputing a U.N. report that asserts the number of civilians slain by insurgents has risen but those killed by the coalition has dropped.
Turkey\'s foreign minister continued Saturday to press for an apology from Israel over its forces killing nine Turkish activists, a day before the boat that set off the row between the two countries is scheduled to arrive in Istanbul.
Human rights organizations appealed to Iranian authorities Saturday to call off the next day\'s scheduled execution of a Kurdish-Iranian law student charged with moharebeh -- which translates to \"enmity against God\" -- and other security-related crimes.
The Christmas Eve attacks in the volatile Nigerian city of Jos have claimed at least 31 lives, a bloody aftermath in a region long torn by Christian and Muslim hostility.
About 14,000 Ivory Coast residents escaping their country\'s political instability and violence have fled to eastern Liberia, the United Nations refugee agency says. DISPUTED PRESIDENT WON\'T STEP DOWN | FULL STORY
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VATICAN CITY (AP) - Iraqi Christians celebrated a somber Christmas in a Baghdad cathedral stained with dried blood, while Pope Benedict XVI exhorted Chinese Catholics to stay loyal..
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) - The man who refuses to leave Ivory Coast's presidency faced new threats to his grasp on power Saturday after regional leaders threatened to remove him b..
Dutch authorities have arrested 12 men of Somali origin they believe were about to carry out a terrorist attack, authorities said Saturday.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - With a rare white Christmas in parts of the Southeast and snow predicted for the nation's Capital, airlines canceled hundreds of flights and urged travelers..
Flight delays were easing at airports across Europe today after air traffic was snarled by bad weather and a shortage of de-icing fluid.