World Bulletin / News Desk
Israeli troops on Sunday arrested Palestinians as they were praying in the forecourt of the mosque Al-Masjid Al-Aqsa in Jerusalem.
In a statement released on Sunday, the Al-Aqsa Foundation and Cultural Heritage Organization said that Israeli security forces have encircled the mosque and the siege gets bigger with time.
Palestinians praying in the forecourt of the mosque were arrested on Sunday, the foundation stressed.
On the other hand, Jewish settlers on Sunday again entered the forecourt of the mosque being escorted by Israeli police officers.
On Saturday, the President of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, called on the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for an "emergency meeting" on Al-Masjid Al-Aqsa.
The Arab League on Sunday expressed support to President Abbas's call.
Nigeria's new President has vowed to fight Boko Haram and corruption.
Clashes have caused more than 60,000 to flee the fighting in Mali with escalating violence threatening to derail peace efforts.
The Kyrgyzstan government has banned all unauthorized sermons in certain regions.
The EU and US have pressured Serbia to withrdraw from the Russian-Turkish South Stream project.
Unable to sort their differences, Morocco has begun building a 100km fence on the border with Algeria.
The head of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland asks Egypt's supreme religious official not to approve over 100 death sentences
Belgium will probe claims of widespread espionage by Germany, which is accused of helping the US spy on Berlin's closest allies in Europe.
The United States will be sending military trainers to Nigeria to help the fight against Boko Haram.
Poland has said that any reform that discriminates against EU migrants will not be agreed to.
David Cameron will meet Angela Merkel today and will try to persuade her to back him over EU reforms as the two leaders hold face-to-face talks.
Greece and its lenders are in a difficult standoff with failure to agree could mean financial trouble all around the world.
Russia has delivered 21.5 tons of aid to Syrian government stronghold Latakia.
Chris Derby-Lewis the killer of South African anti apartheid politician has been granted parole.
Greek Cypriot police have arrested a man in connection with the discovery of more than 2 tonnes of ammonium nitrate in his basement.