1 The EU threatened to act against Iran last night if it did not immediately and unconditionally release the 15 British sailors and marines it has been holding for more than a week. Guardian
The Middle East peace plan that the Palestinian leader, Mahmoud Abbas, has offered to Israel as the "hand of peace" appears promising. As part of the plan, every Arab country pledging to recognize the Jewish in exchange for Israel returning all lands captured in the war of 1967.
It should be considered a start and the momentum should continue. This peace plan was revived at a summit of the Arab League in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.