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Israeli military whistleblower freed

01/26/2014 2:30am
Israel's prison service says a former soldier who passed hundreds of classified documents to a newspaper reporter has been freed after more than two years in jail.

UNESCO to help Egypt museum recover from blast

01/26/2014 8:56am
A UNESCO team will travel to Cairo to assess the damage inflicted on a renowned Islamic art museum by a bombing targeting the nearby security headquarters, Egypt's Minister of Antiquities said Sunday.

Israel extends detention of suspected al-Qaida men

01/26/2014 9:07am
An Israeli court has extended by two days the detention of two Palestinian men it suspects of planning to bomb the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv under instructions from al-Qaida.

US Customs passenger facility opens in UAE

01/26/2014 12:33pm
Passengers travelling from the United Arab Emirates to the United States will avoid long U.S. Customs lines now that a new preclearance facility has opened in Abu Dhabi's airport, officials said on Sunday, although the development has drawn criticism from U.S. pilots and members of Congress.