62 dead as tsunami hits Indonesia

At least 62 dead, 20 missing after tsunami hits the coast around Indonesia's Sunda Strait following eruption of Krakatoa volcano.Ben Ariel, 12/23/2018, 6:29 AM

Crowdfunding platform bans BDS organizations

DonorBox restricts donations to a host of pro-BDS organizations pending further review.Nitsan Keidar, 12/21/2018, 7:53 AM

Trump, Netanyahu discuss US withdrawal from Syria

President Trump, Prime Minister Netanyahu discuss future cooperation between Israel, US against Iran as US prepares to withdraw from Syria.David Rosenberg, 12/20/2018, 10:41 PM

Live: PM Netanyahu hosts 5th Israel-Greece-Cyprus Summit

PM hosts fifth Israel-Greece-Cyprus summit with Greek and Cypriot leaders in Be'er Sheva. Summit focuses on cyber-security, innovation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 12:09 PM

'I hope US continues to focus on Hezbollah's activities'

Ex-US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta speaks with Galei Tzahal about US pullout from Syria and Hezbollah terror tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 9:59 AM

Netanyahu to host fifth Israel-Greece-Cyprus summit today

PM to meet with leaders of Greece, Cyprus to discuss regional strategic issues, including plan to lay a gas pipeline from Israel to Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 8:11 AM

'We will study implications of US withdrawal from Syria'

Netanyahu says he spoke with Trump about US intention 2 days ago. 'In any event, we will take care to protect the security of Israel.'Tal Polon, 12/19/2018, 7:49 PM

'If Hezbollah attacks, we will bury it in the rubble of Lebanon'

Ambassador Danon reveals new intelligence material against Hezbollah in the UN Security Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 6:47 PM

Watch: UN Security Council meeting on Hezbollah terror tunnels

Security Council holds meeting over discovery of terror tunnels on Israel's northern border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 6:02 PM

White House confirms US withdrawal from Syria

Trump: 'We have defeated ISIS in Syria, my only reason for being there during the Trump Presidency.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 5:59 PM

Is Israel subsidizing 'ambassadors to Palestine'?

Israel giving tax breaks to foreign diplomats working as 'ambassadors to State of Palestine', helping PA upgrade diplomatic representation.i24 News, 12/19/2018, 12:48 PM

Australian Labor Party calls to recognize 'Palestine'

National conference of Australia’s Labor Party approves resolution calling on next government to proceed with recognition of “Palestine”.Elad Benari, 12/19/2018, 6:06 AM

Russia announces plans to set up military base in Caribbean

Russia wants to deploy strategic aircraft at Venezuelan airbase in Caribbean Sea south-east of United States.Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 8:24 PM

Trump signs law conferring Congressional Medal on Anwar Sadat

President Trump signs law granting highest civilian honor to slain Egyptian president killed after signing peace treaty with Israel.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 12/18/2018, 7:19 AM

UNIFIL: Hezbollah tunnels penetrated Israel

UN force in Lebanon confirms Israeli accusations against Hezbollah over attack tunnels dug into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 9:31 PM

Will Trump pressure Hamas to return fallen IDF soldiers?

Bereaved families of fallen IDF soldiers petition White House to pressure Hamas to return soldiers' remains for burial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 1:51 PM

Australia reaffirms western J'lem decision despite backlash

Australian PM stands by decision to recognize western J'lem as capital of Israel, despite criticism from neighboring Muslim countries.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2018, 8:55 AM

Israel 'disappointed' by Australia's decision on Jerusalem

FM says recognizing West Jerusalem as capital only 'a step in the right direction' while senior official says PM 'only went halfway'.Tzvi Lev, 12/15/2018, 6:59 PM

Australia recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Foreign Ministry praises move as 'a step in the right direction' as Australia recognizes western half of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Tzvi Lev, 12/15/2018, 5:31 PM

Australia will not recognize Jerusalem anytime soon

Australian PM dismisses reports recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel is imminent.Gary Willig, 12/12/2018, 9:00 PM

'Hard to achieve peace when world won't condemn terror'

White House envoy Jason Greenblatt blasts UN, Arab world for failing to condemn Hamas, even as they reject non-Muslim terrorism in US.David Rosenberg, 12/12/2018, 12:35 PM

Sara Netanyahu in Guatemala: Save lives

Prime Minister's wife launches campaign to save Guatemalan children along with Guatemalan President and his wife.Ido Ben Porat, 12/12/2018, 5:42 AM

Pompeo slams Russia for sending bombers to Venezuela

Secretary of State calls Russian decision to send two nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela 'collaboration between two corrupt governments'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 9:09 PM

'Anti-Semitism coming predominantly from Muslim communities'

Public Security Minister Erdan meets Italian Deputy PM. 'I am proud to be in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel.'Nitzan Kedar, 12/11/2018, 8:45 PM

'Israeli-Palestinian conflict has gone on for way too long'

'Deal of the Century' plan for Middle East peace to be released 'in next couple of months', says President Trump's senior advisor.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2018, 10:44 AM

Report: Australia set to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Australian cabinet to formally recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital city - but won't move embassy in near future.David Rosenberg, 12/11/2018, 9:16 AM

Sara Netanyahu visits Guatemala

Prime Minister's wife lands in Guatemala for visit to which she was personally invited by the President's wife.Nitsan Keidar, 12/11/2018, 3:36 AM

Will Brazil have trouble relocating its embassy?

Brazilian President-elect reportedly told John Bolton about difficulties that may arise in relocating his country's embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/11/2018, 1:09 AM

Israel becomes member of global watchdog on money laundering

Israel becomes full member of FAFT, watchdog on money laundering, terror financing.AFP, 12/10/2018, 5:51 PM

US castigates 'vile act of Palestinian terrorism'

US ambassador condemns shooting attack on Israeli civilians, slams Hamas support for attack. 'US stands against terror, even if UN won't.'David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 11:50 AM

Greenblatt to UN: This is what you defended, this is your legacy

White House envoy castigates United Nations for refusing to condemn Hamas, points to terror group's support for Ofra shooting attack.David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 10:25 AM

Trump taunts Macron over French riots

Trump sides with protesters, noting their chants of 'We want Trump!' 'The Paris Agreement isn’t working out so well for Paris.'Guy Cohen, 12/9/2018, 10:54 AM

Netanyahu speaks to Putin by phone

The two agreed that defense delegations from both countries would meet soon and that a meeting between them would follow.Arutz Sheva, 12/8/2018, 6:20 PM

Netanyahu hails UN Hamas vote despite defeat

'This is the first time that a majority of countries have voted against Hamas.'AFP, 12/7/2018, 9:43 AM

'Even Arab nations didn't want to support Hamas'

UN Ambassador Danny Danon discusses failed UN resolution to condemn Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 8:44 AM

Danon on UN vote: We achieved a plurality

Israel’s UN Ambassador says Hamas was brought to justice despite the fact that the resolution against it did not pass.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 12:38 AM

Haley at the UN: Is the hatred of Israel so strong?

US-backed resolution condemning the Hamas terrorist organization fails to receive two-thirds majority and thus is not approved.Elad Benari, 12/6/2018, 11:41 PM

Report: US blocks F-16 sale to Croatia

US reportedly furious at deal for Israel to sell old American-made F-16s to Croatia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 10:34 PM

Amb. Friedman, Netanyahu light Hanukkah candles at Western Wall

PM, US Ambassador mark 1 year since President Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 8:57 PM

UNIFIL head visits Hezbollah terror tunnel

IDF Northern Command demands UNIFIL act to dismantle Hezbollah tunnels on Lebanese side of the border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 5:17 PM

Goldin family demands UN resolution include Hamas captives

Family of fallen soldiers Hadar Goldin demands PM work with US to ensure resolution condemning Hamas does not ignore captives in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 4:35 PM

Brazil arrests Israeli head of global drug smuggling network

Brazil captures drug smuggling network leader after he escapes Israeli custody in Paraguay during extradition.JTA, 12/6/2018, 4:02 PM

'Whoever attacks us - his blood is on his own head'

PM meets foreign ambassadors on northern border, calling on them to condemn tunnel terror and intensify sanctions on Iran and its proxies.Nitzan Keidar, 12/6/2018, 2:22 PM

EU supports Israel in 'Northern Shield' operation

EU Ambassador to Israel: 'Israel has the right to safeguard the security of its citizens and territory.'Tal Polon, 12/6/2018, 11:15 AM

Trump faith adviser visits Samaria

'We are thrilled to see this area blooming with more and more Jewish communities being built.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 8:35 AM

Satellite images show North Korea expanding missile base

CNN reveals satellite images showing North Korea has significantly expanded the Yeongjeo-dong missile base.Elad Benari, 12/6/2018, 2:34 AM

B'Tselem wins French human rights award

Radical Israeli org. and Arab group with ties to PFLP terror org. to jointly receive French Republic 2018 Human Rights Award.Gary Willig, 12/5/2018, 5:10 PM

Cameras, drones: Rio de Janeiro to put electronic eyes on crime

Tender to install 30,000 cameras to be launched.AFP, 12/4/2018, 10:57 PM

Evidence of Rohingya genocide, US Holocaust Museum says

US Holocaust Memorial Museum finds 'compelling evidence' of genocide by Myanmar’s military against the Muslim minority Rohingya.JTA, 12/4/2018, 10:45 PM

UN Security Council to meet on Iranian missile test

UN to discuss Iranian test of multi-warhead ballistic missile in violation of Security Council resolutions.Gary Willig, 12/4/2018, 6:47 PM

Israel thanks UN, Egypt for help reaching ceasefire with Hamas

Israeli Ambassador to the US thanks UN envoy, Egypt, and Qatar for assisting in reaching ceasefire with Hamas after 500 rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 5:12 PM

'US supports Israel's efforts to defend itself from Hezbollah'

US National Security Advisor John Bolton says White House 'strongly supports' Operation Northern Shield to destroy Hezbollah attack tunnels.Gary Willig, 12/4/2018, 3:17 PM

Venezuela’s president welcomes Israel’s former chief rabbi

President Nicolas Maduro meets Rabbi Shlomo Amar to strengthen 'peace diplomacy.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/4/2018, 2:41 PM

Israeli citizens to New Israel Fund: 'Leave us alone already'

Bereaved families, minorities, wounded vets address NIF CEO, telling their personal stories of how they were 'harmed' by the fund.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 11:38 AM

'The PA representative in the UN is Hamas' biggest defender'

Israel's UN Ambassador says upcoming vote in the General Assembly is a chance to make history and condemn Hamas.Yoni Kempinski, Miami, 12/4/2018, 2:10 AM

Lawsuit blames Israeli tech company for murder of journalist

Friend of murdered Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi sues NSO Group for allegedly providing Saudi Arabia with spyware used against dissidents.Gary Willig, 12/3/2018, 10:40 PM

Saudi Arabia loses tournament for refusing visas to Israelis

World Blitz and Rapid Championships relocates to Russia after Saudi Arabia refuses to grant visas to Israeli players.JTA, 12/3/2018, 10:00 PM