Middle East

The blast put three hospitals out of operation and has left three others working at partial capacity in the middle of a pandemic.
Israa Seblani said the shockwave from the blast nearly blew her off her feet.
Iran's belated admission of blame has squandered the national unity seen after Qassem Soleimani's assassination.
A Ukrainian airliner crashed on Wednesday due to technical problems after taking off from Tehran’s Imam Khomeini airport.
Some officials were skeptical of reports of "imminent attacks" by Iran against U.S. targets, according to The New York Times.
Iran is vowing retaliation, but it's unclear what form that might take and what its consequences might be.
They are in addition to about 700 soldiers from the 82nd Airborne who deployed to Kuwait earlier this week.
The charges included bribery, breach of trust and fraud. It's the first decision of its kind against a serving Israeli prime minister.
Amnesty International said Tuesday that at least 106 protesters in 21 cities had been killed during unrest that broke out over a rise in fuel prices last week.
Israel and a Palestinian militant group, Islamic Jihad, reached a ceasefire.