Jerusalem, April 20 (Xinhua) Professor Liviu Librescu, an Israeli citizen shot dead while trying to protect students in a classroom in this week's Virginia Tech shooting in the United States, was buried Friday morning at a cemetery in the Israeli city of Ra'anana.
Friday, April 20, 2007 5:30:45 PM
Jerusalem, April 20 (Xinhua) Israel is interested in receiving the most advanced fighter jets in the world from the US, in order to maintain its militant deterrent in Middle East, Israeli daily the Jerusalem Post reported Friday.
Friday, April 20, 2007 4:22:31 PM
Baghdad, April 20 (Xinhua) An American soldier was killed and two others wounded on Thursday when a rocket hit a US military base in the town of Mahmoudiyah, some 30 km south of the Iraqi capital, said a US military statement Friday.
Friday, April 20, 2007 3:48:26 PM
Baghdad, April 19 (DPA) At least 16 Iraqis were killed and over 26 wounded Thursday in two separate attacks in Baghdad, a day after a series of deadly bombings left some 195 persons killed around Iraq.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 7:20:45 PM
Jerusalem, April 19 (Xinhua) US Defence Secretary Robert Gates said Thursday that US remains committed to preserving Israel's military edge over its neighbours, Israeli daily Ha'aretz's website reported.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 7:14:37 PM
Gaza, April 19 (Xinhua) The Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) Thursday denied reports that it had agreed with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on an inclusive truce with Israel.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 7:05:56 PM
Tikrit (Iraq), April 19 (Xinhua) Gunmen killed eight people, including two sons of deputy Iraqi interior ministry, in several attacks in Salahudin province, a provincial police source said Thursday.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 6:29:16 PM
Baghdad, April 19 (Xinhua) At least nine people were killed and 21 others wounded when a suicide car bomb attack rocked Baghdad's district of Jadriyah Thursday, an Interior Ministry source said.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 5:33:51 PM
Tehran, April 19 (DPA) Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki once again offered the West constructive talks in the nuclear dispute but reiterated the country's nuclear programmes would not be stopped, state news agency IRNA reported Thursday.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 4:11:50 PM
Baghdad, April 19 (DPA) At least three Iraqis were killed and one wounded Thursday in a mortar shell attack in southern Baghdad, according to the Iraqi police.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 3:49:09 PM
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