Former Melbourne school principal Malka Leifer was arrested in Israel after fleeing Australia. Leifer, who is in her 50's, faces 74 allegations of rape and sexual abuse of children
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised to continue strikes in Syria despite the risk of sparking a conflict with Iran via its Syrian and Lebanese proxies.
Around 138,000 houses and flats have been damaged or completely destroyed by the bitter conflict, say experts.
Turkish President Erdogan's crackdown on dissent and free speech after July 2016 coup attempt has led to Gülen and Hizmet supporters fleeing persecution across border to Greece.
IDF's aerial raids decimate Iranian and Syrian positions as Israel quickly steps up its response.
The foursome of British Isis fighters were dubbed 'The Beatles' by their captives due to their distinctive British accents.
Turkey continues its crackdown on opponents with its incursion into Syria, detaining dozens of pro-Kurdish party leaders and leftist politicians.