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Netanyahu commits to giving Aleppo wounded help in Israel

Critics have pointed out that some Israeli officials fear the rebels over Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's violent dictatorship, as there are many unknowns that come with revolutionary forces. Turkey or Jordan could be used as transit countries for the refugees since Syria is still technically at a state of war with the Jewish State. Israel says it reserves the right to stop the group acquiring sophisticated weapons from Syria and Iran and threatening Israel from both its Lebanese base ...



Berlin Attack Suspect Was Under Surveillance for Months

He was, she said , found only to be a small-time drug dealer. "There was no sign of radicalization". Twelve other people were killed in the attack. The brother of the suspect in the Berlin truck attack has urged him to hand himself in to "ease pressure" on his family. But in Oueslatia , a rural town that lives mostly off agriculture, the brothers said something had profoundly changed Amri after he made the unsafe sea crossing to Italy five years ago as a teenager.



Christmas Day terror plot foiled in Australia

Victorian and Australian Federal Police executed the raids on Thursday night, targeting five addresses in suburbs in Melbourne's north; Flemington, Meadow Heights, Dallas, Campbellfield and Gladstone Park. Mr Ashton said the raids had neutralised any terrorist threat to the city on Christmas Day. As it relates to an ongoing investigation it is not appropriate to comment further, ' a police spokesperson said.


Israeli leader urges U.S. to veto United Nations settlement resolution

Israeli leader urges U.S. to veto United Nations settlement resolution

Last week, Trump named his NY bankruptcy attorney, Daniel Friedman, as his nominee to be US ambassador to Israel. Israel's United Nations ambassador Danny Danon said in a statement that "It is freaky that while thousands are being slaughtered in Syria, the Security Council dedicates time specifically to discuss the condemnation of the sole democracy in the Middle East".


The UN Will Investigate War Crimes In The Syrian Civil War

The UN Will Investigate War Crimes In The Syrian Civil War

Liechtenstein's Ambassador Christian Wenaweser said the new United Nations panel would gather evidence and ensure the files are "trial-ready for the moment when there is a court that can exercise jurisdiction over these crimes, which is now not the case".


Donald Trump Isn't on Metro's Inauguration SmarTrip Card

Donald Trump Isn't on Metro's Inauguration SmarTrip Card

In addition to unlimited trips on January 20, after the inauguration, riders can reload cash onto the card and use it like any other SmarTrip card. Available for advance purchase for only $10 - a 40 percent savings, Metro points out - each Commemorative Card comes preloaded with a special one-day pass valid for unlimited trips on Metrorail or Metrobus on Inauguration Day, Jan.