* Turkey sprawl: Only real model of democratic Islam is rapidly crumbling At the end of this week month there will be a very special rendezvous in Turkey.
* Syrians Call on Israel to Bomb Their Country Many of the victims of the ongoing Syrian civil war who are being treated in Israel are saying the Jewish state should go beyond humanitarian aid.
* Hamas: We Must Slaughter the Jews A Hamas member of the Palestinian parliament said in a recent televised address that Palestinian Muslims must either subdue or massacre the Jews.
* Masked protesters march again at Al-Quds University Supporters of Hamas at a Palestinian university in Jerusalem staged a paramilitary show of force on the school's campus Sunday.
* Arab Summit to Back Rejection of 'Jewish state' Arab leaders meeting Tuesday in Kuwait are expected to back a Palestinian Authority (PA) refusal to recognize Israel as a Jewish state.
* 75% of Palestinians: Chances for state in 5 years 'nonexistent' The poll, conducted by the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research, showed that most Palestinians believe that PA President Mahmoud Abbas will accept the framework agreement.
* Vatican Chief Justice: Obama's Policies 'Have Become Progressively More Hostile Toward Christian Civilization' The Vatican's chief justice feels that President Barack Obama's policies have been hostile toward Christians.
* Chileans worry over string of 300 quakes in north More than 300 earthquakes have shaken Chile's far-northern coast the past week.
* Austrian Politician Compares EU to Third Reich, Jews Outraged Austria's Jewish community was outraged on Monday, after a local politician compared the European Union (EU) to the Third Reich in Nazi Germany,.
* Brazil, China, India rally round Russia after G7 snub The G7 club of wealthy nations has cancelled a summit with Russia over its annexation of Crimea.