Netanyahu said the bill is a response to Israel's Arab critics who question the country's right to exist.
Al-Abadi called for the additional support after a meeting late Saturday with delegates from the Anbar Provincial Council.
Mohammed Abdelkarim, whose mother and sisters were inside the house when it was set alight, says Hebrew slogans were scrawled on the house.
Sunday's vote marks the long awaited completion of a rocky transition to democracy.
Biden announced $135 million in new U.S. aid for Syrian civilians, including some for Turkey.
The Islamic State group has been trying to seize Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province, for months now.
In the video Cantlie, blames British Prime Minister David Cameron for not going far enough to help him.
Two police officers said that the bus traveling to the capital Nairobi with 60 passengers was hijacked
Officials appealed on national radio for the thieves to return the potentially dangerous blood samples.
Boycott by al-Wefaq means the results are unlikely to diffuse tensions between Sunni monarchy and Shiite activists.
Iraq's prime minister said his country and Turkey have agreed on closer security and intelligence cooperation.
Some 168 new confirmed cases emerged in a single week in Sierra Leone's capital of Freetown recently, according to a WHO report.
Four rockets were fired in the past 24 hours, the military said, without elaborating on the test or type of rockets fired.
Streets are subdued, marketplaces are quiet and people are on edge in Jewish areas of Jerusalem.
Kurdish forces, backed by US-led airstrikes, launched a new offensive Wednesday targeting the Islamic State group.
The house demolished in the Silwan neighborhood near the Old City belonged to Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi.
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the midday attack near the ancient citadel in Irbil.
On Tuesday that the strike hit the town of Harem in Syria's Idlib province overnight.
A Palestinian attack, killed 5 and left blood-smeared books and shawls on the floor of a synagogue in Jerusalem.
Israel vowed harsh retaliation Tuesday for a Palestinian attack that killed five people.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon strongly condemned an attack on a synagogue in West Jerusalem.
The death toll was likely to rise because more people were buried under the rubble.
Jerusalem residents have already been fearful of what appeared to be lone wolf attacks using cars or knives against pedestrians.
The ghosts of previous failed attempts at American-Iranian rapprochement loom large.
Veteran diplomat Michel Kafando has been chosen as Burkina Faso’s interim president, officials in the west African country announced on Monday and will head the country until 2015. Kafando was selected after several hours of negotiation, which had begun the previous day. The 72-year-old described the appointment as “more than a honour”. “It is an […]
A series of explosions in Baghdad killed at least five people and wounded nearly 20 on Sunday.
The same video showed the gruesome simultaneous beheadings of at least 18 men described as Syrian military personnel.
The deal confirmed a verbal agreement dating back to 1924 that gave the kingdom's Hashemite leaders custodial rights over the Muslim holy sites.
America's top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit.
A US-led coalition is carrying out air strikes against IS jihadists in both Iraq and Syria.
Islamic extremists in Nigeria have seized Chibok, forcing thousands of people to flee the town.
Car bomb blasts in two northern Baghdad neighbourhoods killed at least 17 people and wounded at least 57.
It's unclear where the Islamic State group intends to get the gold, silver and copper for the coins.
The officials say that Iraqi troops on Friday also lifted the Islamic State group's siege of the oil refinery, Iraq's largest.
Brig. Gen. Mohammed Samir said that four assault boats were destroyed and that 32 attackers were arrested.
France has said it will resettle just 500 refugees and Britain a few hundred, the report adds.