Workers safe after gunmen take hostages at Procter & Gamble factory in Turkey in apparent protest of Gaza war

A hostage situation at an American factory in northwest Turkey has been resolved, and all personnel are safe, officials said late Thursday. Two gunmen took seven hostages at a factory owned by Procter & Gamble in Gebze, according to media reports, apparently in protest of the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza. “The assailant was apprehended by law…

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Iran executes 4 convicted of plotting with Israeli intelligence to attack defense factory, state media say

Tehran, Iran — Iran executed on Monday four men convicted of planning sabotage and having alleged links with Israel’s Mossad secret service, state media reported. The official IRNA news agency said the men were convicted of planning to target a factory in 2022 belonging to Iran’s defense ministry and involved in missile and defense equipment in…

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