Israeli forces shoot dead knife-wielding Palestinian girl

Israeli forces shot dead a 16-year-old Palestinian girl who tried to carry out a stabbing attack at a checkpoint between the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem on Wednesday, police said. Palestinian officials identified the dead girl as a resident of the Palestinian city of Ramallah. There have been sporadic Palestinian street attacks on Israelis since… Read More Israeli forces shoot dead knife-wielding Palestinian girl

Two dead, four injured following grenade attack on mosque in southern Philippines

Philippine authorities called for calm on Wednesday after a grenade attack on a mosque in a mainly Christian southern province killed two people, just three days after a devastating church bombing shook the restive Mindanao region. A grenade was thrown into a mosque during the night in Zamboanga, killing two people and wounding four others,… Read More Two dead, four injured following grenade attack on mosque in southern Philippines