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Israel strikes house of Hamas Gaza leader, digs in for long fight 02:07 GMT

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country needed to be prepared for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave, squashing any hopes of a swift end to 22 days of fighting.  Full Article   |  Video

 
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West agrees wider Russia sanctions as Kiev says forces near crash site 00:25 GMT 

KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. and European leaders agreed on Monday to impose wider sanctions on Russia's financial, defence and energy sectors as Ukraine said its forces advanced towards the crash site of Malaysian flight MH17.  Full Article  |  Video  

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U.S. says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks 01:51 GMT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In another sign of deteriorating relations between the United States and Russia, the U.S. government said on Monday that Moscow had violated the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty, and urged immediate bilateral talks on the issue.  Full Article  

 
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