Israel douses blazes after mass evacuations, vows to find arsonists

Nov 28, 2016

Israel douses blazes after mass evacuations, vows to find arsonists

Firefighters have extinguished blazes that ravaged Israel and the occupied West Bank for five days and forced tens of thousands to flee, authorities said Sunday, blaming arsonists for some outbreaks. There were no deaths but 122 people were treated for injuries, mainly smoke inhalation, ...

Jul 4, 2016

China bus arsonist who killed 18 sentenced to death

A court in northern China on Sunday sentenced a man to death for starting a bus fire in January that killed 18 people, the government said. Flames engulfed the bus in front of a furniture store in the northern region of Ningxia, state media ...

Mar 18, 2016

Israel jails Jewish extremist who wrote handbook for violence

An Israeli judge has jailed for two years the Jewish extremist author of an instruction manual for acts of violence against Palestinians, in a case linked to a deadly firebombing, judicial authorities said. Prosecutors said the digital document entitled “Kingdom of Evil” contained among ...