• Earthquake measuring 5.7 magnitude felt in New Zealand capital (Reuters)
  • U.S.: Widow of Islamic State leader charged in death of American (Reuters)
  • Knesset approves first reading of so-called 'NGO transparency bill' (Haaretz)
  • Obama to meet with Jordan's King Abdullah in White House later this month (Reuters)
  • Iran awards medals of honor to its nuclear negotiators (AP)
  • 11-year-old wounded in suspected stabbing in central Israel (Haaretz)
  • Australian hostage released by Al-Qaida in Burkina Faso; husband still held captive (AP)
  • 11 migrants drown trying to cross from Turkey to Greek island of Lesbos (AP)
  • Syrian army troops make gains near Aleppo, retake nearby village (AP)
  • Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired from Yemen (AP)
  • Russian security service detains 7 ISIS members planning attack in Moscow (Reuters)
  • Israeli Bedouin to be indicted for making contact with Jordanian jihadists (Haaretz)
  • Germany's Merkel meets with Turkish officials on reducing influx of migrants to Europe (AP)
  • Iranian president awards nuclear deal team medals of honor (AP)
  • Health Ministry: 1,600 Israelis died from air pollution-related illnesses in 2015 (Haaretz)

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