Students from the University of Palestine celebrate during an annual graduation ceremony in Gaza City on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Egypt, Jordan and Morocco have informed the Trump administration they will attend a US-led conference in Bahrain this month on proposals for boosting the Palestinian economy as part of a coming US peace plan, US officials said on Tuesday.
Instead of a family member, Israeli authorities had approved a stranger to escort Aisha from the blockaded Gaza Strip to the east Jerusalem hospital. As her condition deteriorated, the child was returned to Gaza unconscious. One week later, she was dead.
Palestinians urged Egypt and Jordan on Wednesday to reconsider their attendance at a US-led conference on June 25-26 in Bahrain, voicing concern it would weaken any Arab opposition to Washington’s coming peace plan.
A police sniper in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday shot dead a man who had hijacked a bus on a bridge across Guanabara Bay and taken 37 people hostage.
Pakistan said on Tuesday it would take its dispute with India over Kashmir to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), after New Delhi revoked the special status of its part of the region earlier this month.
A video showed Hasan and Shamia in wedding attires arrived with family.