1. Russia decided to partially withdrawal its troop from Syria due to Moscow’s disappointment over failures by pro-regime Iranian and Hezbollah forces to achieve victories against opposition forces fighting to topple the Assad government, the Saudi news-site Elaph reported Monday night.
Read more: Report: Russia withdrawal due to disappointment with Iran and Hezbollah
2. An American women in her 20s who on Tuesday accused David Keyes, the Prime Minister’s new English-language spokesman, of sexual assault is an anti-Israel activist denied entry into Israel in 2014.
Read more: New PM spokesman ‘unequivocally’ denies sexual assault allegation