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Abbas-led Palestinian body backs Hamas truce demands in Gaza 03:25 GMT

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Palestinian decision-making body led by U.S.-backed President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday endorsed demands by Hamas for halting Gaza hostilities with Israel, a closing of ranks that may help Egyptian-mediated truce efforts.  Full Article   |  Video

 
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Train carrying MH17 bodies on final journey reaches Ukraine city 02:38 GMT 

DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived in a Ukrainian government-held city on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed by their families.  Full Article  |  Video  

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Iraqi air strikes kill 19 around militant-held Falluja - medical official 02:41 GMT 

FALLUJA Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi government air strikes killed 19 people, including children, in Falluja on Monday and Tuesday, a health official in the militant-held city said.  Full Article  

 
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