Tunisian PM fires Interior Minister after worst migrant boat accident

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed on Wednesday fired Interior Minister Lotfi Brahem, a government statement said, after one of the worst migrant boat accidents in recent years. The boat packed with some 180 migrants sank on Sunday off Tunisia's coast. The death toll has risen to at least

Netanyahu says Iran will incite a religious war and its refugees will come to E.U.

BERLIN (Reuters) - Iran's activities across the Middle East threaten to drive another wave of refugees to Europe, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday. Netanyahu, on a tour to persuade European countries to follow the U.S. administration of Donald Trump in tearing

Israeli-E.U. relations: a stormy love-hate relationship

(Haaretz)At the European Union Embassy in Israel, located at the top of a tightly-guarded high-rise office building in Ramat Gan, no one is surprised when another Israeli politician rails against them on television. Even so, it takes an entirely new level of audacity, or indifference, for one to say that