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Israel first lady admits ,convicted for misuse of public funds

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife Sara has admitted to the misuse of state funds and was ordered by a court to pay $15,000.

Netanyahu avoided a prison sentence after accepting a plea agreement. She had been accused of using some $100,000 in state funds on catering services at the prime minister’s residence, bypassing regulations that prohibit the practice if a cook is employed at the prime minister’s home.

‘Trump Heights’ New Israeli Town’s Name in The Golan

In what could have been the name of a reality show about before 45’s political years, Israel’s cabinet will weigh whether or not to name a community in the Golan Heights “Trump Heights.”

According to the Times of Israel, Israeli Cabinet Minister Zvi Hauser notified other ministers of a cabinet resolution to be approved on Sunday that will designate a town in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights with the name “Ramat Trump” – Trump Heights – in a gesture of gratitude toward the US president, who has backed Israel’s claims of sovereignty over both the Golan and Jerusalem.

Trump : ‘Iran done it,’ on two Gulf oil tanker attack

The United States on Friday blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf and said it was seeking international consensus about the threat to shipping, despite Tehran denying involvement in the explosions at sea.

Thursday’s attacks raised fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route at a time of increased tension between Iran and the United States over U.S. sanctions and military moves in the Middle East, Tehran’s proxy groups in the region and its nuclear program.

No rigging : Boris Johnson gets 114 first ballot in Tory leadership contest

Boris Johnson has secured the highest number of votes in the first MPs’ ballot to select the Conservative Party leader and next prime minister.

Three contenders – Mark Harper, Andrea Leadsom and Esther McVey – were knocked out in the secret ballot of Tory MPs.

Historically, nudity killed few, extremism millions

Ahead of the Tel Aviv Pride Parade, celebrated Israeli author rejected criticism of the event in an interview with the Army Radio.

“As a historian, I can say that nudity has killed very few people throughout history; religious extremism has killed millions. Therefore, let’s solve this problem first, and then I am committed to facing the problem of people who participate in the Pride Parade shirtless,” he said in an interview with Army Radio.

Netanyahu vows preemptive strikes following reports of attack in Syria

Netanyahu said that in a “systematic and consistent manner” Israel was working to prevent its enemies “from establishing attack bases in our vicinity.”

Piracy ; Anthony Joshua and Andy Ritz fight watched illegally in UK,Kenya,Nigeria

Data from privacy firm Muso has revealed that more than 13 million people worldwide streamed the boxing match between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr illegally.

The top three countries were Nigeria (2.35 million), Kenya (998,027) and UK (921,994). ​

Turkey’s Erdogan is best man at footballer Mesut Ozil’s wedding

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was the best man at German footballer Mesut Ozil’s wedding on Friday.

Ozil, who has Turkish roots, sparked a furore when he posed in photos with Mr Erdogan before the World Cup last year.

Gay couple attacked ‘for refusing to kiss’

Two women were punched and robbed in what police on Friday called a disgusting homophobic assault on a London bus, after one of the victims said their attackers tried to force them to kiss each other.

The incident took place in the early hours of May 30 after the women, in their 20s, boarded a night bus in West Hampstead.

Israel Gave Gaza Family a Five-minute Warning :Then Bombed

‘How can the Israelis remain silent? In Gaza there are people with no arms or legs, there’s not a house without someone dead,’ says Hamis Ziada, who lost everything in an Israeli air force attack

At 4:40 P.M. on Sunday, May 5, the ringing of a cell phone woke Hamis Ziada from his nap. It was an unidentified number. A voice on the other end said, “Am I speaking with Hamis Ziada? You’re talking to the Israeli Shin Bet. There’s a school opposite your house. Are there people in it at this time of the day?” Ziada replied that there was no one in the school in the late afternoon on that particular day, the first day of the Ramadan fast, and in any case school had been canceled because of the Israeli bombing raids.

German ex-nurse convicted of killing 85 patients

A former nurse has been convicted of murdering 85 patients at two hospitals in northern Germany and handed a life sentence.

Judge Sebastian Buehrmann described Niels Högel’s killing spree as “incomprehensible”.

Giant penis protest greets Donald Trump arrival at Stansted Airport for UK state visit.

President Donald Trump has landed at Stansted Airport in Essex for a controversial three day state visit with first lady Melania Trump.

Before Air Force One even touched down, the President of the United States faced a protest against his reckless policy on climate change.

Five dead in alleged Israeli attack in Syria

Syrian media reported on Sunday night that the T-4 airbase in Homs had come under fire from “hostile missiles”.

The official Syrian news agency SANA reported that the country’s air defense systems operated against a number of missiles that were fired at the base.

Donald Trump to arrive at Stansted Airport for UK state visit

US President Donald Trump will arrive in the UK on Monday morning for a three-day official state visit.

Air Force One is expected to land at London Stansted Airport at 09:00 BST.

Donald Trump says Boris Johnson would be ‘excellent’ Tory leader

Donald Trump has said Boris Johnson would be an “excellent” choice for the Conservative Party leadership.

In an interview with the Sun ahead of his visit to the UK, Mr Trump said: “I think Boris would do a very good job.”

Israel troops destroying Hezbollah’s last,largest “Conquer the Galilee” cross-border attack tunnel

Six months after the Israeli military declared an end to Operation Northern Shield; the IDF has begun destroying the final and largest cross-border tunnel dug by Hezbollah into Israeli territory.

The tunnel began in the Lebanese village of Ramiyeh and stretched one kilometer before infiltrating several meters into northern Israel, close to the communities of Zarit and Shtula.