Snow has been blanketing the Middle East over the last few days, an exceptionally rare event in countries like Israel, Lebanon and Jordan.
Some areas around the city of Jerusalem in Israel have seen up to 15cm of snow, while a resident in Lebanon said that he hasn’t seen anything similar in at least the last eight years.
Blizzard conditions brought the daily commute in Istanbul to a grinding halt, while roads have been blocked and traffic disrupted in Syria. Report by Bassaneseg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Large portions of the United States from the Pacific Northwest through the Great Plains and into the mid-Atlantic states has been in the grip of bone-chilling weather, featuring snow, sleet, and freezing rain.
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Education Secretary Gavin Williamson makes a statement to the Commons about the Covid-19 testing regime for returning school pupils. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Nicola Sturgeon has insisted she has no regrets about ensuring complaints against her predecessor Alex Salmond were investigated - despite the "difficulties" it has caused. Scottish Conservative Holyrood leader, Ruth Davidson, said: "This sorry affair isn't just tarnishing the First Minister's reputation, it is damaging the institutions that it is her responsibility to uphold." Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn