Daniel Tovrov

Egyptian Fuel To Ease Gaza Energy Crisis

On Friday, Israel allowed nine Egyptian tankers carrying nearly half a million liters of industrial fuel to pass through the Kerem Shalom border crossing and into Gaza, enough to run the plant for about a day.

Costa Concordia: Five More Bodies Discovered

Divers off of the Tuscan island of Giglio discovered five more bodies in the wreck of the Costa Concordia on Thursday, more than two months after the Italian cruise ship ran aground.

French Gunman Merah On FBI Terror Watch Since 2010

The French citizen of Algerian heritage had been on the U.S. watch list for two years before he began the rampage that led to his death Thursday. He is believed responsible for the shooting deaths of seven people, including schoolchildren, in Toulouse.

Dozen Killed In Turkish-Kurd Clashes

In what became the largest operation against rebels so far in 2012, thousands of Turkish security forces met with the Kurdish Workers' Party at Mount Cudi near the borders of Syria and Iran on Tuesday

Obama, Putin To Meet On Syria, Missile Defense

Putin, now Russia's president-elect, has said he would boycott the Group of Eight summit at Camp David and the NATO conference in Chicago this spring if U.S. missile defense plans weren't scrapped.

Nazi Guard Demjanjuk To Be Buried In Cleveland

John Demjanjuk, the former Nazi guard convicted for his involvement with the deaths of 28,000 people, will be buried in Cleveland, Ohio, the city where he settled after fleeing Germany after World War II.

Syria: Damascus Is Under Siege

Syrian army tanks and artillery shelled two Damascus suburbs on Wednesday after rebels allegedly attacked forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad.

Egypt: Three Dead After Vigil For Coptic Christian Pope

Tens of thousands of mourners gathered in the Abbassiya section of Cairo to pay their respects to their spiritual leader, who was dressed in formal robes and seated on a chair inside St Mark's Cathedral. But the crush of the crowd in Cathedral Square sparked momentary chaos when a stampede on the church grounds resulted in the death of at least three people and injured more than 50 others.