Israel: No recognition, no entry. Arutz Sheva: 'Israel is getting tough with Arab [sic] countries that do not recognize Israel and bars them from crossing Jordan to Ramallah. The Foreign Minister explained that diplomats from Cuba, Indonesia, Malaysia and Bangladesh are not being allowed to attend a mini-Non-Aligned Movement conference in the Palestinian Authority headquarters because their governments do not have diplomatic ties with Israel.' (The A7 article is incorrectly worded, as the countries named are not Arab nations.) Full article at the link.
Nigeria: Bombing in northeast kills soldiers. BBC: 'A suicide bombing in the north-eastern Nigerian city of Damaturu has killed several soldiers, reports say. According to an eyewitness, the suicide bomber rammed a car into a military vehicle that was part of a convoy. ...' Reuters: 'A suicide car bomber on Sunday attacked a military checkpoint in Nigeria's northeastern city of Damaturu, killing six soldiers and two civilians, police said. Suspicion will fall on Islamist sect Boko Haram, which is waging an insurgency against President Goodluck Jonathan's government across the north with the aim of carving out an Islamic state in a country split evenly between Christians and Muslims. ...'