World Bulletin/News Desk
Armed men killed four members of the political party of Yemen's ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh in an ambush outside Sanaa on Friday night, the party said.
General People's Congress officials were travelling on the road to Maareb province when attacked, the party's website said. Eight were wounded.
It was not clear if the group was targeted because of its party affiliation and a tribal source in al-Jawf where some of the men worked said it could have been a tribal vendetta.
Saleh was forced to step down as president in February after a year-long uprising. Saleh was succeeded by his deputy Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.
Saleh, who ruled for 33 years, remains head of the GPC which retains half the seats in a transitional cabinet.
New laws in Kenya will divide Muslims and increase violence, in particular towards Somali refugees.
"We're going to exchange 150 for 225," Separatist leader Aleksandr Zakharchenko has said.
Kazakhstan's foreign minister will visit Turkey on Dec. 29 within the scope of a joint cooperation meeting, Turkey's Foreign Ministry has said.
With oil prices dropping in December, economic pressure makes it even tougher for factions to get an added advantage.
Egypt has been a mediator between Palestine and Israel and factions in Palestine have called on Egypt to put pressure on Israel to halt aggression in Gaza strip.
The pilot was captured after his jet crashed in north east Syria yesterday. The US said enemy fire was not to be held responsible for the crash.
Workers from bankrupt state companies in the Tuzla region have started a protest march to Croatia - to highlight the fact that they have given up on their own country.
The source, who asked not to be named, told The Anadolu Agency that the Sudanese authorities had given al-Za'tari hours to leave Sudan
Reassures Ethiopia's committment to scaled up operation between the two nations.
The Israeli politician Naftali Bennet's statement, as a reflection of the values of his party, has made him a "trendy" favourite amongst younger Israelis.
Some western countries wish to maintain crisis and Kiev joining NATO would be disastrous
Soldiers were on duty guarding power plant when attacked.
Extremists ignore important role of immigrants in German economy, Ozcan Mutlu says.
AU base attacked by force and is used a base for UN operations in Somalia.
Protected by police, the group conducted tours inside the mosque and harrassed Muslim worshippers.
Comes after MILF peace panel chair announces plans to ask Pope Francis for statement supporting Mindanao peace process.