An Israeli security guard was stabbed at a checkpoint in the Israeli town of Beitar Illit this weekend.
A surveillance video shows a Palestinian woman - who has been identified as Halva Alian, 23 - walking up to the checkpoint and showing her ID to the guard. She then reaches into her bag and pulls out a large knife.
In a Q&A session for students at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia on Wednesday night 2a>Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders2b> responded to a question from student Remaz Abdelgader who described herself as “an American Muslim student who aspires to change this world” and complained about the “rhetoric that’s going on in the media”.
The is weekend American sketch show Saturday Night Live held a spoof Democratic presidential candidate debate. In it actor Larry David played Jewish presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders in a performance that Mr Sanders himself liked so much he said: “I think we’ll use Larry on our next rally”.