Two New York police officers killed in 'ambush'US President Barack Obama has "unconditionally condemned" Saturday's fatal shooting of two policemen by a man who had made angry online comments on recent cases of…
French police shooting linked to calls for jihadist attacksFrench police on Saturday shot dead a knife-wielding man who attacked three officers in a police station while shouting "Allahu Akbar" ("God is great").
On The Observers
Islamabad protesters demand cleric condemn school attackOne hundred and thirty-two children were killed by the Pakistani Taliban in their attack on a school in Peshawar earlier this week. But this was not enough to get the leader of…
Are IS group hackers taking jihad online?A cyberattack on anti-Islamic State activists in Syria could be the first known case of hackers belonging to the Islamic State group directly targeting their enemies online.
NORTH KOREA - USA
North Korea demands joint inquiry with US into Sony hackNorth Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the United States into a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, warning that there would be “grave consequences” if the US…
Israeli airplanes strike Gaza Strip after rocket attackIsraeli air planes struck targets in the southern Gaza Strip early Saturday morning for the first time since the end of a major ground offensive in the Palestinian enclave last…
CUBA - USA
Castro demands US respect Cuba’s communist systemCuban President Raul Castro on Saturday demanded that the United States respect Cuba’s communist rule as the two countries work toward normalising diplomatic ties.
West extends sanctions as Ukraine violence flares upThe United States imposed sanctions Friday on Russian-controlled Crimea as Ukraine announced the loss of five soldiers ahead of peace talks meant to end a war against…