Russia and Syria have condemned airstrikes by the US-led coalition against Syrian government forces. Moscow and Damascus called it an attack on Syrian sovereignty. “Such actions that were carried out against the Syrian armed forces … this is completely unacceptable – this is a breach of Syrian sovereignty,” Source Deutsche Welle
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Israel’s intelligence and transportation minister has called on Saudi Arabia’s King Salman to invite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Riyadh to establish full diplomatic relations. Source Aljazeera
Court is considering an appeal by the Trump administration to allow the president’s order restricting travel to the US from six Muslim-majority countries Source The Guardian
Germany’s foreign intelligence service long spied on numerous official and business targets in the United States, including the White House, Spiegel weekly reported Thursday. The magazine said it had seen documents showing that the intelligence service, the BND, had a list of some 4,000 so-called selector keywords for surveillance between 1998 and 2006. Source The Local