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In pictures: Jewish murder opera revives furore in New York

france24.com — Text by Sophie PILGRIM Follow sophiepilgrim on twitter Latest update : 2014-10-21 "The Death of Klinghoffer," an opera by American composer John Adams, tells the tragic story of Leon Klinghoffer, an American Jew who was killed aboard the Achille Lauro during a hijacking by Palestinian Liberation Front militants in 1985.
Oct 21, 2014

In pictures: Met's Jewish murder opera 'The Death of Klinghoffer' revives long-lingering furore in New York f24.my/ZDWBdS

US cautiously optimistic after no new Ebola in 5 days

france24.com — AFP With no new Ebola cases in five days, US authorities were cautious but hopeful that the virus has been contained in the United States after a flawed response revealed shortcomings in the system.

Whose boots on the ground ? Turkey wary of syrian kurds

france24.com — Latest update : 2014-10-20 Sunday, the Pentagon announced weapons and medicine deliveries to Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border town of Kobani. The following day, Erdogan's foreign minister announced it was allowing reinforcements to the Iraqi Kurds. What does the airdrop of weapons entail? Will it shift momentum?