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Greece accuses Turkey of violating laws of the sea

Greece accuses Turkey of violating laws of the seaGreece accused Turkey on Monday of breaching international sea law by sending a resource exploration ship to the eastern Mediterranean

UN questions Israel on Palestinians' rights

UN questions Israel on PalestiniansU.N. experts questioned Israeli officials on Monday over alleged rights abuses ranging from the demolition of Palestinian houses and the expansion of Jewish settlements to limited Palestinian access to water and their farmland

Israeli company strikes deal to export natural gas to Egypt

Israeli company strikes deal to export natural gas to EgyptAn Israeli firm will supply Egypt with natural gas, a company spokesman said Monday, more than two years after sabotage halted the flow of Egyptian gas to Israel

Al-Qaeda captures central Yemen district

Al-Qaeda captures central Yemen districtHundreds of Al-Qaeda militants on Monday captured the center of the Al-Udayn district in the central Yemeni province of Ibb, a security source has said

UN official says no agreement on 'buffer zone' in Syria

UN official says no agreement on The UN's head relief official expressed doubts about the chances for the creation of a 'buffer zone' for refugees in Syria on Monday

UN chief pushes for revival of Israel-Palestine talks

UN chief pushes for revival of Israel-Palestine talksThe head of the U.N. on Monday urged Israel and Palestine to revive peace talks that have been stalled for months, according to a statement from his office

Pilot strike forces Lufthansa to cancel 1450 flights

Pilot strike forces Lufthansa to cancel 1450 flightsLufthansa has suspended almost two-thirds of its flights due to a 35-hour strike by pilots that runs until midnight on Tuesday

Russia supplying weapons to Iraq, Syria - Lavrov

Russia supplying weapons to Iraq, Syria - LavrovRussia is supporting the governments of Iraq and Syria with massive supplies of weaponry and military equipment in order to help them fight against extremist groups, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday

Canadian soldiers run down in possible terrorist attack

Canadian soldiers run down in possible terrorist attackTwo Canadian soldiers run down Monday by a motorist who was later shot and killed by police may have been the victims of a terrorist attack, authorities said

Ukraine saw 1,000 dead or missing in Illovaisk clashes

Ukraine saw 1,000 dead or missing in Illovaisk clashesNearly a thousand Ukrainian soldiers were reported dead or missing in the battle with pro-Russian separatists at Ilovaisk, Ukraine government sources said on Monday