- British academic rejects Israeli prize in "political choice" Updated: May-26-16 5:48 am
JERUSALEM - A prominent British academic said Thursday she had turned down a prestigious Israeli award for political reasons, in what looked to be the latest attempt by Western activists to boycott the Jewish state.
- Tony Blair says defeating IS requires 'proper ground war' Updated: May-24-16 9:02 am
LONDON - The Islamic State group will be defeated only with a ground war involving Western troops, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said Tuesday.
- UK's long-delayed Iraq War report to be published July 6 Updated: May-09-16 12:44 pm
LONDON - A long-delayed report on Britain's involvement in the Iraq war will be published July 6, seven years after the inquiry began, officials said Monday.