Israel

NETANYAHU: US NAVY SHIP VISIT SHOWS SUPPORT FOR ISRAELI ACTION IN SYRIA

The US Navy warship USS Ross’s port of call in Ashdod is a clear signal that Washington backs Israel’s military efforts to prevent Iranian intervention in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, broadly hinting that thi...

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Reacts to the Resignation of Nikki Haley

The Prime Minister of Israel- Benjamin Netanyahu has reacted to the resignation of President Trump's UN ambassador- Nikki Haley. See his response below.  "Thank you Ambassador Nikki Haley for standing up for the truth and exposing hy...

Nikki Haley, Defender of Israel Resigns

President Trump has accepted the resignation of Nikki Haley, his ambassador to the United Nations. “She’s done a fantastic job and we’ve done a fantastic job together,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office Tuesday. &ldqu...

Paintings Looted By Nazis to be Presented in Israel for the First Time

Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel and German Culture Minister Monika Grütters agreed on Thursday to bring to Israel the Gurlitt collection – some 1,500 artworks looted by the Nazis and discovered in 2012 – to be displayed in Isra...

German Embassy Denies Report that Merkel Weighed Canceling Visit

The German Embassy on Wednesday denied an Army Radio report that German Chancellor Angela Merkel has considered canceling her visit to Israel over Israeli plans to demolish the illegal West Bank Bedouin herding village of Khan al-Ahmar. German ...

Norway to Intermediate Hamas-Israel Negotiations

Norway is intermediating between Israel and the terrorist group Hamas in an attempt to reach an agreement on the return of Israeli hostages in the Gaza strip, the Lebanese newspaper al-Akhbar reported on Monday.  Palestinian media rep...

7,000 Christian Evangelicals Parade in Annual Jerusalem Event

Some 7,000 Christian Evangelicals from more than 100 countries took part, along with thousands of locals, in an extravaganza of color, music and flags on Thursday in the annual Jerusalem Feast of Tabernacles March. The parade is one of the central e...

Israel Rejects Russian Claims that Israel is to be Blamed for the Downing of the Russian Plane

A delegation of IAF officials lead by Air Force Commander Maj.-Gen. Amikam Norkin presented the full Israeli inquiry into the details of the incident in which the Russian Ilyushin-20 was shot down in Syria, IDF spokesperson stated on Sunday evening.&...

Lebanese Hamas Rep: We don’t want another war with Israel

Hamas is not interested in another war in the Gaza Strip, but it will not be up for grabs to Israel, a senior Hamas official said on Saturday. Osama Hamdan, Hamas’s representative in Lebanon who is in charge of his movement’s “inte...

Mike Pence Lobbies Paraguay on Jerusalem Embassy Move

US Vice President Mike Pence spoke with Paraguay's president, Mario Abdo Benitez, on Thursday hoping to convince him to roll back his move to relocate the country's embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The Trump administration has b...