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    The year on Twitter: How a tumultuous year played out on social media
    Dec25

    The year on Twitter: How a tumultuous year played out on social media

    US President-elect Donald Trump savours his victory on Nov 9, 2016. AFP Photo It’s been a tumultuous, tragic and historic year. But how did 2016 play out on social media? FRANCE 24’s Caroline Clarkson shares some of the most memorable moments from the Twittersphere. Most people would agree 2016 has been a pretty awful year on the news...

    Israel Will Do ‘All It Takes’ to Recover From ‘Shameful’ U.N. Vote: Prime Minister Netanyahu
    Dec25

    Israel Will Do ‘All It Takes’ to Recover From ‘Shameful’ U.N. Vote: Prime Minister Netanyahu

    (JERUSALEM) — Israel pressed forward with promises of retaliation and damage control Sunday following a U.N. vote last week on an anti-settlement resolution that passed thanks to an abstention by the U.S., Israel’s close ally. Israel’s Foreign Ministry said it began summoning the ambassadors of countries who voted in favor of the...

    Knesset summons Egypt’s ambassador to Israel over UN resolution: Israeli media
    Dec25

    Knesset summons Egypt’s ambassador to Israel over UN resolution: Israeli media

    Egypt’s ambassador to Israel Hazem Khairat was reportedly summoned by the Israeli foreign ministry among other ambassadors whose countries had supported the UN resolution condemning Israel’s settlement project in Palestine, several Israeli media outlets said on Sunday afternoon. Egypt’s Foreign Ministry did not publish any...

    Israel, angered by anti-settlement UN vote, summons foreign ambassadors
    Dec25

    Israel, angered by anti-settlement UN vote, summons foreign ambassadors

    JERUSALEM: Israel summoned the ambassadors of 10 nations to Jerusalem to reprimand them on Sunday and had more harsh words for the Obama administration over a UN Security Council resolution demanding an end to settlement-building. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu put his personal imprint on the show of anger by repeating at the weekly cabinet...

    Russian plane carrying 92 crashes in Black Sea; 10 dead seen
    Dec25

    Russian plane carrying 92 crashes in Black Sea; 10 dead seen

    A Russian plane carrying 92 people to an air base in Syria crashed Sunday into the Black Sea minutes after taking off from the city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said. Thousands of rescue workers were searching the undersea crash site but there appeared to be no survivors. Those on board included dozens of members of Russia’s...

    Russian Plane Carrying 92 Crashes in Black Sea; 10 Dead Seen
    Dec25

    Russian Plane Carrying 92 Crashes in Black Sea; 10 Dead Seen

    A Russian plane carrying 92 people to an air base in Syria crashed Sunday into the Black Sea minutes after taking off from the city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said. Thousands of rescue workers were searching the undersea crash site but there appeared to be no survivors. Those on board included dozens of members of Russia’s...

    Israel Summons Ambassadors to Issue Reprimand After U.N. Resolution
    Dec25

    Israel Summons Ambassadors to Issue Reprimand After U.N. Resolution

    Israel summoned the ambassadors of 10 nations to Jerusalem to reprimand them on Sunday and had more harsh words for the Obama administration over a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding an end to settlement-building. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu put his personal imprint on the show of anger by repeating at the weekly cabinet meeting...

    Israel Summons Foreign Ambassadors To Jerusalem Over Anti-Settlement UN Vote
    Dec25

    Israel Summons Foreign Ambassadors To Jerusalem Over Anti-Settlement UN Vote

    By Jeffrey HellerJERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel summoned the ambassadors of 10 nations to Jerusalem to reprimand them on Sunday and had more harsh words for the Obama administration over a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding an end to settlement-building.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu put his personal imprint on the show of anger by...

    Russian plane crashes in Black Sea; famous choir aboard
    Dec25

    Russian plane crashes in Black Sea; famous choir aboard

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian plane carrying 92 people to an air base in Syria crashed Sunday into the Black Sea minutes after taking off from the city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said. Thousands of rescue workers were searching the undersea crash site but there appeared to be no survivors. Those on board included dozens of members of...

    ‘No Survivors’ as Russian Plane With 92 Aboard Crashes Into the Black Sea
    Dec25

    ‘No Survivors’ as Russian Plane With 92 Aboard Crashes Into the Black Sea

    (MOSCOW) — A Russian plane carrying 92 people to an air base in Syria crashed Sunday into the Black Sea minutes after taking off from the city of Sochi, Russia’s Defense Ministry said. There appeared to be no survivors, and those on board included members of Russia’s world-famous army choir. The cause of the crash wasn’t...