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Officials: 2 tribesmen, colonel killed in Yemen

03/02/2014 6:03am
A government official says gunmen have ambushed a colonel in the security forces in central Yemen, killing him and wounding his guard.

Kuwait's ruler undergoes surgery in United States

03/02/2014 7:50am
The office of Kuwait's ruling emir says the oil-rich nation's leader has undergone surgery following routine medical tests in the United States.

Qatar eyes US preclearance for air travelers

03/02/2014 8:22am
A top aviation official in Qatar says the Gulf state is applying to have a U.S. preclearance customs facility to screen travelers headed to the United States.

AP PHOTOS: Ultra-Orthodox Jews protest in Israel

03/02/2014 11:21am
Clad in traditional black suits and hats, hundreds of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews have rallied in Jerusalem, protesting a bill that would see members of the community drafted into Israel's armed forces.

Ultra-Orthodox rally in Israel against draft bill

03/02/2014 11:23am
Hundreds of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews rallied Sunday in the streets of Jerusalem, blocking roads and paralyzing the city in a massive show of force against plans to require them to serve in the Israeli military.