From

World News liveblog

  • Egypt interim to be short, followed by elections-agency

    CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - An army-backed plan for a new Egyptian political transition includes a short period of interim rule to be followed by presidential and parliamentary elections, the state news agency reported on Wednesday. It gave no further details.

    (Writing by Tom Perry/Yasmine Saleh; Editing by Alastair Macdonald)
View the full stream
Powered by ScribbleLive Content Marketing Software Platform
Photo

Obama warns of dangers to Israel if Iran deal blocked: U.S. Jewish leader

JERUSALEM - President Barack Obama told U.S. Jewish leaders it was likely rockets would fall on Tel Aviv if a nuclear deal with Iran was blocked and military action ensued, one of them said on Wednesday.