JERUSALEM (AP) — The chief Palestinian negotiator is expressing skepticism about peace prospects with the next Israeli government following comments made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the recent campaign.
In the final days of the campaign, Netanyahu said that he would not allow the establishment of a Palestinian state on his watch, saying that regional turmoil made this impossible.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's Defense Ministry says a military training aircraft has crashed, killing the instructor and a student pilot.
The official Saudi Press Agency quoted the ministry as saying the accident happened Sunday morning and involved a plane affiliated with the King Faisal Air Academy, a military flight school in the capital, Riyadh.
PARIS (AP) — French officials say a second man has been detained in an investigation into an alleged plot to attack a church near Paris.
The detention occurred Sunday in Saint-Ouen north of Paris, according to a French security official. The man's DNA was found on a hairbrush in the house of Sid Ahmed Ghlam, the chief suspect in the thwarted attack, the official said. The official wasn't authorized to be publicly named.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities — including the capital — as fighting raged on across the country.
They say the strikes early Sunday hit a military base on the outskirts of Sanaa, as well as sites near the presidential palace where weapons were being moved.
In the southern port city of Aden, they say air raids targeted the rebels, known as...
LONDON (AP) — With Britain's general election fast approaching, almost anything can become political — even Prince William and his wife Kate's choice of private medical care for the upcoming birth of their second child.
Prime Minister David Cameron defended the royal couple's choice of private treatment at the Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital over public care offered by the National Health Service.
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin, who marks 15 years in power this year, has said in a new documentary that Russia had proof that the United States helped separatists in the North Caucasus in the 2000s.
The Rossiya 1 TV channel is airing a two-hour long documentary on Putin on Sunday.
Following a disastrous war in the 1990s, Russia fought Islamic insurgents in Chechnya and neighboring regions in the North Caucasus.