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Photo: Israel Police

Stabbing attack in Jerusalem

A terrorist (a 17-year-old Palestinian) entered a shop on Jaffa Street in Jerusalem, near the Central Bus Station, and started to stab two citizens 

French court reaffirms conviction of Syrian president's uncle on charges of financial crimes, corruption

Rifaat al-Assad had been convicted of money laundering and corrupt management of Syrian public funds for decades. He built up a fortune in France and Spain. The governments of the two countries seized most of it in recent years  

Photo: REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

New government formed in Lebanon

"The situation is very difficult. But it's not impossible if we united as Lebanese," Prime Minister Mikati told the press on Friday. "We are all going to work together, united with hope and determination."