Day: March 24, 2017

Gunmen in the Gaza Strip on Friday shot dead a Hamas official who was freed by Israel in a 2011 prisoner swap, the interior ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.Mazen Faqha was released along with more than 1,000 other Palestinians in exchange for …

Japan’s Kei Nishikori and Canada’s Milos Raonic enjoyed comfortable victories as the top seeds got into action at the Miami Open on Friday.Second-seed Nishikori beat big-serving South African Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-3 on centre court and will face Fernan…

United Nations peacekeeping missions, under threat from budget cuts if Washington’s promise to slash its UN spending goes ahead, are already costing as little as possible, a UN official said Friday.The comments come after US President Donald Trump this…