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January 19, 2017 10:54 am

US Military: We Have Amassed Large Enough Arab Force to Advance Fight Against ISIS in Syria

The US-led coalition in Syria has amassed an Arab force it considers large enough to move the fight against Islamic State into the city of...

January 19, 2017 10:50 am

Trump: I Have Not Forgotten My Promise About US Embassy Move to Jerusalem

At a pre-inaugural event in Washington, DC, President-elect Donald Trump told Israel Hayom he will move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. "I'm not a person who...

January 19, 2017 10:39 am

Obama: ‘Moment May Be Passing’ for Two-State Solution

President Obama defended his administration's decision to abstain from a United Nations vote condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank, saying it was necessary for...

January 18, 2017 11:31 am

Israeli Minister Slams Car-Ramming During Home-Demolition Protests as ‘Terrorist Attack That Murdered a Policeman’

The alleged car-ramming incident that killed a policeman during protests over planned home demolitions in the southern town of Umm al-Hiran on Wednesday was a...

January 18, 2017 11:18 am

Trump’s UN Nominee to Slam World Body Over Treatment of Israel

US President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be US ambassador to the United Nations will blast the world body over its treatment of Israel at her...

January 18, 2017 11:12 am

Turkish, Israeli Generals Have First Meeting Since Rapprochement

Turkey’s chief of General Staff, Gen. Hulusi Akar, has met his Israeli counterpart for the first time since the two countries normalized their ties in...

January 18, 2017 11:07 am

Obama Commutes Sentence of Chelsea Manning, Ex-Intelligence Analyst Convicted of Leaking US Secrets

President Obama on Tuesday commuted all but four months of the remaining prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the Army intelligence analyst convicted of a 2010...

January 17, 2017 11:42 am

In Highly Irregular Move, Britain Blocks EU Adoption of Paris Peace Conference Statement

Britain prevented on Monday afternoon an EU Foreign Affairs Council decision adopting the closing statement of Sunday's peace conference in Paris, European and Israeli diplomats...

January 17, 2017 10:53 am

Report: Hezbollah Transfers to ‘Secure Place’ Israeli Drone That Crashed in Southern Lebanon

Hezbollah fighters Tuesday located an Israeli reconnaissance drone that crashed in south Lebanon a day before and transported it to a "secure place for inspection."

January 17, 2017 10:46 am

Poll: Confidence Drops in Trump Transition

Donald Trump will become president Friday with an approval rating of just 40%, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll, the lowest of any recent president and...

January 17, 2017 10:43 am

Report: Arrested Istanbul Nightclub Attacker Confesses to Mass Murder

Abdulkadir Masharipov, the killer of 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub in the early hours of Jan. 1, has confessed to his...

January 16, 2017 11:00 am

Israeli Minister: Palestinians Can’t Prevent Trump From Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

An Israeli minister said Monday the Palestinians had no way to block incoming US President Donald Trump from moving his country's embassy to Jerusalem. Palestinian President...

January 16, 2017 10:57 am

European Leaders Take Tough Line on Trump’s Disparaging EU, NATO Comments

European leaders on Monday took a tough line on President-elect Donald Trump’s comments that the European Union is bound for breakup and NATO is obsolete,...

January 16, 2017 10:54 am

Trump to Task Son-in-Law Kushner With Mediating Israeli-Palestinian Peace Agreement

United States President-elect Donald Trump plans to task his Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner with mediating a peace agreement to end the bitterly entrenched Israeli-Palestinian conflict,...


Israel to Host International Cybertech Conference for 4th Time -- Israel will host the world's most significant cyber technology summit, outside the US, later this month. Dozens of prominent...

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...


What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors? - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...


Emergency Motion for Protection of Jews at UK University With Notoriously A...

An emergency motion aimed at protecting Jews at a British university notorious for its radical anti-Israel activism will be brought before...


Jerusalem Mayor Calls on Israelis to Thank Trump for Embassy Move; Says Oba...

A day before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat called on Israelis to express thanks to the president-elect for...

Middle East

Team Trump Says ‘Stay Tuned’ for Decision on Embassy Move to Je...

A few hours before incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer told journalists on Thursday -- 24 hours before the inauguration...