Hamas may have told Israel it isn’t looking for another war in Gaza, but it’s clearly desperate to advance its attack tunnels. It’s also delighted to be sowing seeds of discontent and concern among the Israeli public.
- No injuries, no major damage after 6.6 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia (DPA)
- Pakistani authorities slam Valentine's Day as "anti-Islamic tradition" (DPA)
- One week later, death toll in Taiwan earthquake rises to 113; 4 missing (AP)
- U.S. deploys more Patriot missiles in South Korea (AP)
- International investigators to probe several cases of Syria chemical attacks (AP)
- 'No Assad in Syrian future,' Saudi foreign minister tells German paper (Reuters)
- Iraq prepares troops for offensive to retake Mosul (Reuters)
- Pope Francis arrives in Cuba ahead of meeting with Russian Orthodox patriarch (Reuters)
- Israel and EU end 3-month crisis, agree to resume talks on Palestinians (Haaretz)
- Libyan fighter jet shot down while carrying out attacks against Islamic militants (AP)
- Iran ready to work together with Saudi Arabia for Mideast stability, says FM (Reuters)
- In interview, Syria's Assad vows to continue fighting while talks take place (Reuters)
- Saudi FM defends stance on Yemen and Syria at Munich Security Conference (AP)
- France to force 1,000 people to leave Calais "jungle" migrant camp (Reuters)
- Mideast Quartet will prepare report end of escalation, two-state solution (Haaretz)
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