A few of the latest headlines in recent days from Israel, the Middle East, Afghanistan, Iraq and North Korea….
- Decade after Israeli pullout new war looms
- Home Front defense drill hits peak as sirens sound across Israel — Local authorities simulate missile attacks on Israel in massive drill code-named ‘Turning Point 4′; further sirens expected throughout the day.
- Israel war drill raises Mideast tensions
- Israel impatient with international effort to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambition
- U.S. prepares for largest battle in Afghanistan
- North Korea Cuts All Ties With South
- Clinton says world must respond to N. Korea — Attack that killed 46 sailors was an ‘unacceptable provocation,’ she says
- U.S. military deaths in Iraq now 4,400
- 15 killed in Baghdad market attack