The Federal Aviation Administration has extended its ban on U.S. airlines’ flights to and from Tel Aviv, Israel, for another 24 hours. The ban now runs through 12:15 p.m. ET Thursday, the FAA said.
South Floridians who want to fly into Tel Aviv will not be able to after two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport.
A suicide bombing carried out in Syria may have been pulled off by a man who grew up in South Florida, CBS News reports.
A 20-year old man from Florida has pleaded guilty on charges of federal terrorism.
Catholics across South Florida joined Catholics all around the world praying for peace in Syria. The pope called for a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria and the Middle East.
Patrols have been stepped up, roads have been closed and extra blast walls put up near 22 U.S. diplomatic missions following warnings of a possible al-Qaida attack.
The United States State Department issued a rare worldwide travel alert to U.S. citizen about a potential terrorist attack, “particularly in the Middle East and North Africa.”
The coup d’etat in Egypt continues to shake global markets, but so far, gas prices haven’t made a significant jump since tensions in the Middle Eastern country started to rise.
The World Health Organization said another patient has been infected with the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus which is related to the SARS virus.
A sweet homecoming for some South Florida military members, back home after a tour of duty in the Middle East.