Wave of stabbings shake West Bank

A fresh wave of stabbings shook Israel and the West Bank on Friday, including a suspected revenge attack by a Jewish suspect that wounded two Palestinians and two Arab Israelis.

British Ebola survivor back in hospital

A British nurse who was successfully treated in January after contracting Ebola in Sierra Leone was back in a specialist hospital Friday due to an "unusual late complication" with the virus.

Tunisia mediators win Nobel Peace Prize

Tunisia's National Dialogue Quartet won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for building democracy in the country after the 2011 revolution which unleashed the Arab Spring.

Treat Russia as an equal - Juncker

The West must "treat Russia properly" and address it as an equal, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said Thursday, criticising US President Barack Obama for labelling Moscow a mere regional power.