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A Palestinian think-tank found that confidence in the Palestinian Authority and President Mahmoud Abbas was plummeting
Riham's 18-month-old son and husband also died after the July arson attack on their family home
The visitors reportedly took a wrong turn into Palestinian territory on their way to a holy site
Supporters of the ousted Egyptian President clashed with police and a minister’s aide was shot dead
The charity, of which Johannson has been an ambassador since 2007, blasted her new campaign with SodaStream International Ltd
This is such stuff as dreams are made on, enough to banish any nightmares troubling the sleep of Egypt’s army commander, General Abdul Fattah al-Sisi
Ex-home secretary Jack Straw returns from a visit to Tehran convinced that it’s time for the West to rethink its relationship with the regime
Of its 250,000 Palestinians, scarcely 18,000 now remain; up to 1,500 are dead, many of them due to hunger
Nine years ago, Lebanon’s Prime Minister was murdered. But his alleged killers won’t be at the tribunal in The Hague as they haven’t been arrested. Robert Fisk says history shows the guilty will never face justice
What would have happened if Ariel Sharon had not been struck down by his stroke in January 2006? Could the man Palestinians saw as the butcher of Beirut, who had urged Jewish settlers to grab every hilltop in the West Bank – and provided the spark that ignited the second intifada – have been the general-politician to end the occupation, in a local version of De Gaulle’s withdrawal from Algeria?
Former leader tol be buried on a hilltop overlooking his family’s Sycamore Ranch in the southern Negev region, alongside his late wife Lily
He was respected in his eight years of near-death, with no sacrilegious cartoons to damage his reputation; and he will, be assured, receive the funeral of a hero and a peacemaker. Thus do we remake history
By Heather Saul
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has died aged 85, according to Israeli radio, quoting a relative of his family.