Israel says ‘no’ to peace conference in Paris, favours ‘direct’ talks with Palestinians

Israel says ‘no’ to peace conference in Paris, favours ‘direct’ talks with Palestinians

Israel on Monday reiterated its strong opposition to a French plan to hold international peace talks on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict before the end of the year, saying it preferred “direct negotiations” with the Palestinians. “It was made clear to the French envoy that Israel will not participate in any international conference convened contrary to its […]

No direct link between Orlando shooter and IS group

No direct link between Orlando shooter and IS group

According to US authorities on Monday, there are no direct links between the Islamic State group and the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando. They described him as a homegrown extremist inspired by radical Islamist groups. The FBI and other agencies were still looking at evidence inside the club and […]