Articles Tagged 'Israel'
At UN, Abbas Calls on World Leaders to Recognize Palestinian State
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called in an address to the United Nations Security Council Tuesday to convene an international conference by mid-2018 that would result…READ MORE
Israel-Poland spat: Swastikas drawn on Polish embassy in Tel Aviv
Swastikas have been drawn on the gates of Poland’s embassy in Israel, a day after the country’s PM said Jews were among perpetrators of the…READ MORE
Israel warns over Iran’s presence in Syria after air strikes
Jerusalem (AFP) – Israel issued stark warnings on Sunday over Iran’s presence in neighbouring Syria after a confrontation threatened to open a new and unpredictable…READ MORE
Pence tells Netanyahu: ‘Great honor to be in Israel’s capital Jerusalem’
US Vice President Mike Pence told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday he was “hopeful that we are at the dawn of a new era…READ MORE
Pence arrives in Israel as Trump’s Jerusalem move reverberates
US Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Israel on Sunday for a visit that will see him warmly welcomed by Israeli leaders but snubbed by…READ MORE
Jerusalem embassy: Abbas says Trump plan ‘slap of the century’
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has described US President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace efforts as the “slap of the century”.
At a meeting of Palestinian…READ MORE
Israel says it destroyed Hamas tunnel using new techniques
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military on Sunday said it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza…READ MORE
Israel Raises Alert Level Fearing Islamic Jihad Retaliation for Gaza Tunnel Bombing; Anti-rocket Systems Deployed
Heightening of nationwide alert follows threats by Gaza-based militant group to avenge killing of 12 of its fighters; comes amid raised tensions in Israel’s north…READ MORE
Ultra-Orthodox Protesters Arrested In Violent Clash In Jerusalem
Jewish ultra-Orthodox demonstrators protesting the arrest of a prospective army conscript from their community clashed with police in Jerusalem on Sunday and eight men were…READ MORE
Saudi Prince Makes Clandestine Visit To Israel?
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman made a discreet visit to Israel despite the fact that the Jewish state and Saudi Arabia do not…READ MORE