Israeli police officers charged at Palestinian mourners carrying the coffin of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh yesterday, before thousands led her casket through Jerusalem’s Old City in an outpouring of grief and anger over her killing.
The United Arab Emirates' President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan died aged 73 on Friday, state media said, after battling illness for several years.
Syrian rebels killed 10 pro-regime fighters in northern Syria on Friday, in the deadliest such attack since a truce deal reached more than two years ago, a war monitor said.
Thousands of Palestinians yesterday honoured Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh across the occupied West Bank and annexed east Jerusalem, a day after she was shot dead during an Israeli army raid.
The member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Hussein Al Sheikh said that they rejected an Israeli request for a joint investigation regarding the assassination of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.
The European Union (EU) condemned the killing of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank and called for an independent investigation into the circumstances of her death.
The Shura Council condemned Wednesday the assassination of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, an Al Jazeera correspondent, near Jenin refugee camp in the West Bank, and the injury of another journalist, by the Israeli occupation forces, QNA reported
Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed Wednesday while covering clashes in the occupied West Bank, was among Arab media's most prominent figures and widely hailed for her bravery and professionalism.
Calls mounted Wednesday for an independent investigation into the killing of veteran Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was shot dead as she covered an Israeli army raid in the occupied West Bank.
Israeli occupation army killed Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Aqleh "in cold blood" while she was covering the storming of Jenin refugee camp, the channel said in a statement Wednesday.