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Gaza ceasefire hopes alive with more talks planned

Mediators from the U.S., Qatar and Egypt scrambled to forge a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas in their four-month-old war in the Gaza Strip after America's top diplomat on a Middle East mission...

EU grilled on Gaza at Indo-Pacific talks

The European Union says it wants to deepen ties with the Indo-Pacific, the region stretching from the west coast of Africa to the South Pacific, often seen as a geopolitical battleground between the w...

Czech Republic debates firearm ownership after mass shooting in Prague

There are one million registered firearms in the Czech Republic. This means that this small Central European country with a population of 10 million has one of the highest rates of private gun ownersh...

Hong Kong: China 'anxious' as world watches Jimmy Lai trial

The long-awaited trial of Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai began on Monday morning, with a significant police presence deployed outside the courthouse. Dozens of people queued up for the hearing; som...

Protestors call for Gaza ceasefire outside Israeli office in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Protestors gathered outside Israel’s representative office in Taiwan on Tuesday (Nov. 21) to call for an immediate ceasefire in the Israel-Hamas war, which is estima...

France: Jewish-Muslim group fights rising antisemitism

The scene was a glimmer of hope in dire times. On a recent Tuesday morning, half a dozen young people gathered around a van on a parking lot in Ris-Orangis, a southern suburb of Paris. The vehicle wa...

Tens of thousands march in Paris against antisemitism

Tens of thousands of people marched in Paris on Sunday against rising antisemitism witnessed in France since October 7, when the Palestinian militant group Hamas attacked Israel, killing some 1,200 pe...

London police arrest over 120 as pro-Palestinian rally draws counter-protests

More than 300,000 pro-Palestinian demonstrators marched through central London on Saturday, with police arresting over 120 people as they sought to stop far-right counter-protesters from ambushing the...

France: Far-right Le Pen to join march against antisemitism

Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right National Rally (RN) party in France, formerly known as the Front National, told French radio station RTL on Wednesday morning that she would "of course&...

Bolivia severs ties with Israel, others recall envoys over Gaza

LA PAZ, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Bolivia said on Tuesday it had broken diplomatic ties with Israel because of its attacks on the Gaza Strip, while neighbors Colombia and Chile recalled their ambassadors to ...

Graphic pro-Israel ads make their way into children’s video games

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Maria Julia Assis was sitting down to a meal in her terraced home in north London when her 6-year-old son ran into the dining room, his face pale. The puzzle game on his Android ...

Hamas vows 'full force' after Israel steps up Gaza ground operations

JERUSALEM, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Hamas said on Saturday its militants in Gaza were ready to confront Israeli attacks with "full force" after Israel's military widened its air and ground att...

Police hunt for man linked to major mass shootings in Lewiston, Maine

Oct 25 (Reuters) -Hundreds of police searched the city of Lewiston and surrounding areas of Maine state for a man sought in connection with mass shootings at a bar and a bowling alley, as news outlets...

Israeli anger at Netanyahu erupts at hospital bedsides as judgment day nears for PM

JERUSALEM, Oct 18 (Reuters) - One Israeli cabinet minister was barred from a hospital visitors' entrance. Another's bodyguards were drenched with coffee thrown by a bereaved man. A third had &...

Hundreds said killed in Gaza hospital blast, protests erupt

GAZA, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A Gaza health ministry spokesman said hundreds were killed in a blast at a Gaza City hospital on Tuesday that Israeli and Palestinian officials blamed on each other and that i...