Israeli troops are removing students from a Judaical school for girls in the hardline settlement of Kfar Darom in the Gaza Strip.
Women soldiers carried away several girls, and bundled them into a waiting bus. One girl sat crying on the ground, near the bus, and was comforted by soldiers. A woman soldier burst into tears. A man shouted to the soldiers to disobey, The AP reports.
Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted on meeting me in a back room of one of Jakarta's posh restaurants. An avid reader of mine, he 'had something urgent to tell me', after finding out that our paths were going to be crossing in this destroyed and hopelessly polluted Indonesian capital.
Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, who was accredited for the press conference by Vladimir Putin from Dozhd (Rain) television channel, asked Putin about competition at the coming election
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign