Wednesday, March 3rd | 19 Adar 5781


avatar Reuters and Algemeiner Staff

ARTICLES BY: Reuters and Algemeiner Staff

March 2, 2021 2:18 pm

US Blacklists Two Leaders of Yemen’s Houthi Movement

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on two military leaders of the Houthi movement in Yemen, accusing them of procuring weapons from Iran and organizing attacks,...

March 2, 2021 11:30 am

Syrian Victims of Chemical Attacks File Case With French Prosecutors

Lawyers representing survivors of a chemical weapons attack in 2013 in Syria have filed a criminal complaint against Syrian officials whom they blame for the deaths of...

March 2, 2021 11:25 am

US Focused on ‘Future Conduct’ of Saudi Arabia After Khashoggi Sanctions, Spokesman Says

The United States is focused on "future conduct" of Saudi Arabia and will expect Riyadh to improve its human rights record, a US spokesman said...

March 2, 2021 11:13 am

Israeli Defense Chief Sees ‘Special Security Arrangement’ With Gulf Allies

Israel's defense minister said on Tuesday it intends to develop a "special security arrangement" with Gulf Arab allies, who share common concerns over Iran. The United...

March 2, 2021 9:39 am

Austria and Denmark Plan Vaccines with Israel to Bolster Slow EU Supply

Austria and Denmark, chafing at the slow rollout of COVID-19 vaccines within the European Union, have joined forces with Israel to produce second-generation vaccines against mutations of...

March 1, 2021 10:50 am

Europeans Push IAEA Iran Resolution Despite Warnings by Russia, Tehran

Britain, France and Germany are pressing ahead with a US-backed plan for a resolution by the UN nuclear watchdog's board criticizing Iran for curbing cooperation...

March 1, 2021 10:48 am

Former French President Sarkozy Convicted of Corruption, Handed Prison Sentence

A French court found former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of trying to bribe a judge and influence peddling on Monday and sentenced him to three years in...

March 1, 2021 10:44 am

Netanyahu Blames Iran for Blast on Israeli-Owned Ship, Which Tehran Denies

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed Iran on Monday for an explosion aboard an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman last week, an accusation rejected by Tehran. The vehicle-carrier...

March 1, 2021 9:37 am

First UAE Ambassador Arrives in Israel, Eyes Tel Aviv Embassy

The first United Arab Emirates ambassador to Israel arrived there on ‮M‬onday pledging to build up new bilateral relations and officials said he would scout for an embassy location in the Tel Aviv area. Mohamed Al Khaja,...

February 28, 2021 12:22 pm

Israeli-Owned Ship in Dubai for Assessment After Explosion

An Israeli-owned ship hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman strategic waterway has arrived at a port in Dubai, where is it is...

February 28, 2021 12:19 pm

Biden Says Saudi Announcement to Come Monday; White House Plays Down New Steps

President Joe Biden on Saturday said his administration would make an announcement on Saudi Arabia on Monday, following a US intelligence report that found Crown...

February 28, 2021 12:16 pm

In Iraq, Pope to Visit Mosul Churches Desecrated by Islamic State

In Mosul, adjacent to the Biblical city of Nineveh, four churches representing different denominations occupy a small square surrounded by low-rise houses, testament to the...

February 28, 2021 12:10 pm

Don’t Bully Riyadh, Saudi Columnists Tell Biden Administration

Saudi Arabia's sovereignty is a red line, Saudi columnists said on Sunday, ramping up rhetoric in defense of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman after a...

February 27, 2021 3:34 pm

Palestinians Shut West Bank Schools to Contain Coronavirus Variants

Schools in the West Bank will shut down for 12 days in an effort to stop a sharp rise in coronavirus variant infections, Palestinian Prime...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


Israeli Ambassador Tells UN Security Council to ‘Hold the Iranian Reg...

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations filed a letter of complaint to the UN Security Council Tuesday over a recent...


Israeli and Jordanian Foreign Ministers Meet Along Border to Discuss Palest...

Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi and his Jordanian counterpart Ayman Safadi met for the third time on Tuesday for talks...

Middle East

US Blacklists Two Leaders of Yemen’s Houthi Movement

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on two military leaders of the Houthi movement in Yemen, accusing them of procuring weapons from Iran and organizing attacks, in the Biden administration's first...

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.