Lebanon murder probe as British woman found dead

Lebanon murder probe as British woman found dead

Rebecca Dykes, who worked at the UK embassy in Beirut, had been strangled, police sources say.
Iran TV broadcasts jailed doctor confessing to spying

Iran TV broadcasts jailed doctor ‘confessing to spying’

Sweden-based doctor Ahmadreza Djalali is shown confessing to spying - a charge he has always denied.
UK embassy worker found dead in Lebanon

UK embassy worker found dead in Lebanon

Rebecca Dykes' body was found on Saturday and she had been strangled, police sources say.
Jerusalem: Three Palestinians killed in fresh clashes with Israel

Jerusalem: Three Palestinians killed in fresh clashes with Israel

Fresh violence erupts between Palestinians and Israeli troops over the US shift on Jerusalem.
Gebel al-Silsila: Ancient child burials found in Egypt

Gebel al-Silsila: Ancient child burials found in Egypt

The more than 3,000-year-old burials are among three recent discoveries near the city of Aswan.
Israel hits Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket fire

Israel hits Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket fire

There has been an escalation of hostilities since the US recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Syria war: US says flares fired at Russian jets

Syria war: US says flares fired at Russian jets

A mid-air collision was only narrowly avoided, the US defence department says.
US woman used bitcoin to move cash to Islamic State, police say

US woman used bitcoin to move cash to Islamic State, police say

She is accused of taking out fraudulent bank loans and buying bitcoin to funnel cash to IS.
Iraq hangs 38 on terrorism charges

Iraq hangs 38 on terrorism charges

Those sentenced to death were accused of belonging to so-called Islamic State.
Iran supplied Yemen rebels with ballistic missile - US

Iran supplied Yemen rebels with ballistic missile – US

A missile fired at Saudi Arabia "might as well have had 'Made in Iran' stickers" on it, the US says.