KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia on Monday marked a solemn Eid al-Fitr, Islam s biggest festival, as families of those aboard downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 mourned the dead.Prime Minister Najib Razak expressed his "extreme sadness, most profound sympathy and deepest condolences" to MH17 families, as well as relatives of those aboard another Malaysia Airlines jet, MH370, that went missing on March 8."Of course, I am able to feel and imagine what they would be going
HILLA: An Iraqi government raid on jihadist targets in a flashpoint town southwest of Baghdad killed 17 people on Monday, including at least three civilians, medical and tribal sources said."Bombardment targeted the Fadhiyya district at 1:00 am (2200 GMT on Sunday)," Sheikh Mohammad al-Janabi, a tribal chief from Jurf al-Sakhr, a town 60 kilometres (40 miles) from Baghdad, told AFP.An army source confirmed the attack and a hospital source said that 17 people were killed, among them three civilians.
JERUSALEM: The Israeli military started fighting again in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, saying Hamas militants had ignored a 24-hour, humanitarian ceasefire requested by the United Nations.“Following Hamas’ incessant rocket fire throughout the humanitarian window, which was agreed upon for the welfare of the civilian population in Gaza the (army) will now resume its aerial, naval and ground activity in the Gaza Strip,” a military statement said.Residents in Gaza reported hearing heavy shelling east of Gaza City shortly after the announcement was Last Updated on Sunday, 27 July 2014 14:05