Thousands of protesters waving
Lebanese flags and chanting "revolution" have taken to the
streets of Beirut for an unprecedented mobilisation against
sectarian politicians they say are incompetent and
An Egyptian court sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists
to three years in prison for operating without a press
license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case
that has triggered an international outcry.
Police hunting for the perpetrators of Thailand's deadliest
bombing arrested a suspect they said fitted the description
of a man seen on security cameras leaving a rucksack at the
site of the Bangkok blast.
An arrest warrant has been issued for an unnamed suspect in a
bomb blast at a Bangkok pier that took place a day after
Thailand's worst ever-bombing killed 20 people at a popular
shrine, Thai police said.