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Egypt demolishes Sinai border homes in alleged deal with Israel

Egypt demoishes border homesThe Egyptian military began demolishing homes in the Sinai peninsula bordering the Gaza Strip Thursday in an attempt to create a buffer zone that would stanch the flow of militants and weapons between countries.

Roughly 10,000 residents of the town of Rafah were given 48 hours to leave their homes in order for the Egyptian military to create the 8-mile long, nearly 550-yard deep buffer zone.

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U.S. foreign policy concerns loom large in Jerusalem passport case

US PassportThe United States is facing an unconventional challenge as it seeks to project credibility as a neutral peacemaker between the Israelis and Palestinians: a case before the Supreme Court involving a 12-year-old boy.

On Monday, the nine justices will consider whether the administration of President Barack Obama must follow a law enacted by Congress that allows U.S. citizens born in Jerusalem to have Israel listed as their birthplace on passports.

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Islamic State: Militants kill 50 from Iraqi Anbar tribe

ISIS kills Iraqisslamic State militants have killed at least 50 members of a western Iraqi tribe in Anbar province, officials and tribal leaders say.

The deaths are thought to be in retaliation for the Al Bu Nimr tribe's resistance to the jihadists.  The news comes after mass graves were found containing between 80 and 220 bodies, many from the same tribe.

IS militants have killed hundreds of people in the large areas of Iraq and neighbouring Syria they control.

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Marine vet to be released from Mexican jail

TahmoressiA Mexican federal district judge in Tijuana on Friday ordered the immediate release of a U.S. Marine veteran behind bars in Baja California on federal weapons charges.

Andrew Tahmooressi was on trial for crossing the border with ammunition and three loaded weapon on March 31. The Mexican Attorney General’s Office agreed to cease its prosecution of Tahmooressi and allow him to return to the United States.

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Mexico police questioned over murders of three Americans

Mexico policeAuthorities are investigating a possible police connection to the killing of three US citizens visiting their father in Mexico who were found shot to death along with a Mexican friend more than two weeks after going missing.

Parents of the three siblings, whose bodies were identified Thursday, have said witnesses reported they were seized by men dressed in police gear calling themselves “Hercules”, a tactical security unit in the violent border city of Matamoros heavily racked by cartel infighting. Nine of the unit’s 40 officers are being questioned, Tamaulipas state attorney general Ismael Quintanilla Acosta said.

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Burkina Faso army general takes power

Burkino Faso coupAn army general took power in Burkina Faso Friday after President Blaise Compaore stepped down, ending his 27 year rule of the West African country.

Army Gen. Honore Traore, the joint chief of staff, has assumed power, state radio announced.

Compaore was forced out of office by a burst of violent protests in which parliament was set ablaze. The protesters refused to accept anything short of Compaore's immediate resignation.

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Foreign jihadists flocking to Iraq and Syria on 'unprecedented scale' – UN

Jhadists signing upThe United Nations has warned that foreign jihadists are swarming into the twin conflicts in Iraq and Syria on “an unprecedented scale” and from countries that had not previously contributed combatants to global terrorism.

A report by the UN security council, obtained by the Guardian, finds that 15,000 people have travelled to Syria and Iraq to fight alongside the Islamic State (Isis) and similar extremist groups. They come from more than 80 countries, the report states, “including a tail of countries that have not previously faced challenges relating to al-Qaida”.

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