The Agency Maan reported that seven people were killed and 12 were wounded in the Israeli attacks on underground tunnel that led from Gaza into Israel. Immediately after the explosion, Israel announced that it is not interested in the escalation of the situation around the Gaza strip. The defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that the tunnel is a gross violation of Israeli sovereignty.
Website of the Arab News writes that Saudi Arabia will begin uranium mining. Thus the Kingdom needs to avoid dependence on import of nuclear fuel with the development of a peaceful nuclear programme. The agreement to build the first NPP is planned to conclude until the end of 2018.
The TV channel «al Arabiya» reports that the Saudi-led Arab coalition launched air strikes on a training camp of the Houthis. Killed at least 40 militants. During another attack was dissolved by the chief of artillery of the opponents of the internationally recognized government of Muhammad al-Sufi. Al-Sufi was a supporter of ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
Published in London «Al-Sharq al-Awsat» quoted by the Israeli newspaper «Yediot Ahronot» reported that the United Arab Emirates has brought Israel to apologize for the incident that occurred during a judo tournament. After winning the tal Flicker organizers refused to sing the Israeli national anthem and raise the Israeli flag. UAE reported that at future tournaments the Israelis will pay the required homage.