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05 November 2009 

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (File)
Thu. 05 Nov 2009 1011 UTC

Abbas Aides: Palestinian Leader Will Not Seek Re-Election

Mahmoud Abbas announces decision at meeting Palestine Liberation Organization executive committee, expected to give speech on issue later Thursday

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A port worker points at rockets seized by Israeli authorities on a ship near Cyprus, and presented in the port of the Israeli city of Ashdod, Wednesday, 4 Nov. 2009

Israel Displays Huge Weapons Cache from Captured Ship

Hezbollah television says the group is not involved in the weapons shipment, accuses Israel of 'piracy' in international waters

An Afghan policeman stands guard as firefighters are seen in the back ground as the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, 28 Oct 2009

UN Relocates Staff in Afghanistan Over Security Concerns

Move follows last week's Taliban attack on an international guest house in Kabul that killed five foreign UN workers

The prosecutor for the International Criminal Court Luis Moreno Ocampo, left, shakes hands with Kenyan President Mwai Kibak in Nairobi, Kenya, 5 Nov. 2009

ICC Prosecutor to Request Probe Into Kenya's Post-Election Violence

International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor says he believes crimes against humanity were committed in last year's post-election violence and is requesting an investigation

Map of Pakistan

Suspected US Drone Attack Kills 2 in Pakistan

Pakistani intelligence officials say the attack took place in Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal region that borders Afghanistan

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