An Israeli teacher whose students shared naked photos of her found on her tablet is due to return to work, despite demands from the school that she resign.
The US has hit Islamic State targets near Baghdad with airstrikes, marking an escalation in the "relentless" mission against the jihadists.
Some observers believe that by joining the US-led international coalition in Iraq, Australia could be risking its own security.
A migration body says about 500 suspected migrants are feared drowned after their boat sank near Malta last week.
Yitzhak Hofi, the former head of Israel's spy agency, has died at the age of 87.
UN peacekeepers in the Syrian sector of the Golan have withdrawn into the Israeli-occupied area as armed groups advanced.

Iraq wins support against IS

The international community has offered military assistance to Iraq to help fight Islamic State militants.
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Egypt's interior minister says seven jihadists have been killed in the Sinai peninsula in a shootout with police and soldiers.
The family of David Haines, the British aid worker beheaded by Islamic State militants, has issued a statement acknowledging his death.
The families of two journalists killed by Islamic State fighters were both warned by US government officials they could face prosecution if they raised a ransom...
The Islamic State jihadist group claimed it executed British aid worker David Haines, in retaliation for British leader David Cameron entering a coalition with...
Rebels from the Al-Nusra Front have seized most of the Syrian side of the Golan Heights from the Assad regime's troops, a monitoring group says.
Sri Lankan rights activists have gone to the country's highest court in a bid to stop the government summarily deporting Afghan, Iranian and Pakistani refugees,...
France's president has travelled to Iraq pledging support for battling jihadists as the US secretary of state visited Turkey to marshal action there.
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