Soldier sustains light wounds; suspected assailant, a foreign national, is shot and seriously wounded.
- Russia says North Korea rocket launch cannot but provoke 'decisive protest' (Reuters)
- Assailant behind Ashkelon stabbing attack seriously wounded after being shot (Haaretz)
- Israeli soldier wounded in Ashkelon stabbing attack; assailant shot (Haaretz)
- Stabbing attack reported in southern Israeli city of Ashkelon (Haaretz)
- Iraqi PM Abadi dismisses plans to build wall around Baghdad (AP)
- North Korea launches long-range rocket, testing banned missile technology, says south (AP)
- Mob torches refugee center in Prague, hours after anti-Muslim rally (AP)
- Palestinian sources: Israel holding secret talks on arrest conditions of hunger-striker (Haaretz)
- Mother of embattled Syrian President Assad dies aged 86 (Haaretz)
- Israeli army lifts closure on West Bank town of Qabatiyah after three days (Haaretz)
- More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus, government says (Reuters)
- Iraqi PM rejects plans for constructing wall around Baghdad to defend against ISIS (Reuters)
- Israeli radio broadcaster Anat Dolev dies at 52 (Haaretz)
- Woman reportedly arrested in Gaza for 'spying for Israel' (Haaretz)
- Hamas says nabbed female Palestinian collaborator with Israel in Gaza (Haaretz)
In recently resurfaced interview with Haaretz, Democratic candidate also said that as a Jew, he feels embarrassed by Israel's arms trade with Latin American dictators.
Russian pressure and a general unwillingness to act directly against the Assad regime have brought the West to forsake all its red lines on the war-torn country.
Military Advocate General orders investigation into months-old incident in which IDF changed its story twice.
‘Borderlife,’ the book at the center of a controversy involving the Education Ministry, depicts a desperate attempt by the protagonists, a Jewish woman and an Arab man, to make love, not war. The issue of assimilation that it raises cannot be dismissed lightly.
Syria crisis: Iranian general killed near Aleppo laid to rest in mass funeral; EU urges Turkey to keep border open as tens of thousands of Syrians flee Aleppo.
Who needs the little gold statue? Nominees in the main categories will receive an extravagant gift basket valued at $200,000.