Three points of dissent, including whether Israel will be able to control the broadcast and where the cameras will be situated, could lead to new tensions over flashpoint site.
- 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)
- IDF, U.S. army to hold joint military exercise simulating missile attack on Israel (Haaretz)
- Israeli woman, 65, stabbed in Bedouin town of Rahat (Haaretz)
- EU urges Turkey to keep border open to Syrian refugees (AP)
- Syria FM: Foreign troops entering Syria would return 'in coffins' (AP)
- 8 killed in suicide attack that targeted security forces in southwestern Pakistan (AP)
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.
Haaretz heads to Sha’ar Ha’amakim where the Democratic presidential candidate spent several months as a volunteer in 1963.
Military Advocate General orders investigation into months-old incident in which IDF changed its story twice.
Speakers at commemoration express support of pro-Nazi Hungarian leader.
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.
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