Around the World

Israel, India, North Korea, Syria, Egypt

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Israel, for 2-minutes people stopped what they were doing while sirens sounded across the country.

North Korea, Egypt, Israel, South Africa, Japan

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – North Korea, retaliatory measures are coming. That's the warning from North Korea after the U.S. scrapped its food aid to the country.

The Philippines, Brazil, Italy, North Atlantic Ocean, Greece

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – The Philippines, thousands of United States and Filipino troops kicked off joint military exercises.

North Korea, Peru, Australia, United States, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – North Korea, officials say its rocket is ready for launch, the satellite loaded. They are still denying the launch is a secret nuclear weapons test.

Afghanistan, North Korea, Japan, Bolivia, Hong Kong

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Afghanistan, the Taliban is claiming responsibility for today's attack, the bombing happening outside of a government building.

Peru, Colombia, Mexico, China, Germany

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Peru, it could take another two or three days to rescue the 9-miners trapped inside a cooper mine. They've been there since Thursday after a controlled explosion went bad.

Italy, Australia, The Philippines, Israel

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Italy, Pope Benedict XVI welcomes thousands at a prayer service at the coliseum for Good Friday. Then he led ‘the way of the cross’ procession around the ancient Roman structure.

Italy, India, New Zealand, China, Germany

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Italy, Pope Benedict marked Holy Thursday with the traditional washing of the feet. The ceremony reenacts how Jesus washed the feet of his twelve disciples prior to the last supper before he was crucified.

Australia, Colombia, Estonia, Japan, Bosnia, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Australia, in come the U.S. Marines. About 200-Marines are there now as part of President Obama’s promise to strengthen the U.S. military presence in Asia and the Pacific.

Fiji, Norway, Afghanistan, France, Serbia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Fiji, heavy rain has been pounding the South Pacific island nation for nearly a week. The severe flooding has washed out roads and knocked out power in some spots.