Former UN Sec. General Kofi Annan dies at 80

Annan devoted his life to making the world more peaceful, US Amb. Nikki Haley says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2018, 8:54 PM

Planes in South America forced to land over bomb threats

Four passenger planes make emergency landings in Chile, Peru and Argentina over bomb threats. No injuries reported.Ben Ariel, 8/17/2018, 1:38 AM

Turks burn dollars, smash iPhones

Many Turkish citizens heed Erdogan's calls for boycott of US, post videos destroying symbols of America.Gary Willig, 8/16/2018, 10:45 PM

US Ambassador: No reason to evacuate settlements

Ambassador David Friedman tells visitors, including MK Yehuda Glick, no reason to separate Jews from Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 8/16/2018, 8:04 PM

Report: Israel-Hamas agreement to include sea route to Cyprus

Israel-Hamas agreement will include sea route to Cyprus, and Qatar will pay Hamas' salaries, report says.Nitsan Keidar, 8/16/2018, 12:00 PM

Foreign Ministry: Corbyn's efforts to hide anti-Semitism 'stink'

Foreign Ministry spokesman slams Corbyn's efforts to avoid being labeled an anti-Semite, says it 'stinks to high heaven.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2018, 9:39 AM

Malaysian prime minister defends his right to be anti-Semitic

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says nothing wrong with criticizing Jews following decades of anti-Semitic remarks.JTA, 8/15/2018, 8:35 PM

Australian senator: All terrorists these days are Muslims

Queensland politician praises White Australia policy, urges Muslim ban.AFP, 8/15/2018, 9:25 AM

PA source: Abbas is disrupting Gaza peace agreement

Egypt no longer focusing on achieving long-term peace between Hamas, Palestinian Authority, source says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2018, 8:43 AM

State Department: North Korea talks headed in right direction

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. talks with North Korea on denuclearization are making progress.Elad Benari, 8/15/2018, 5:06 AM

U.S. official warns Turkey more sanctions could be coming

White House says Turkey could face more economic sanctions if it refuses to release jailed American pastor.Ben Ariel, 8/15/2018, 3:06 AM

White powder sent to US, Israeli embassies in Berlin

Threats made against Israel and US embassies in Germany as anti-Semitic incidents increase.JTA, 8/14/2018, 6:38 PM

Argentina: Former president slams 'judicial persecution'

Former Argentine Pres. Kirchner says anti-corruption probe is an attempt to keep her out of upcoming elections.AFP, 8/14/2018, 7:39 AM

Barkat to attend inauguration of Paraguayan president

Jerusalem mayor to leave today to attend swearing-in ceremony Paraguayan President-elect Mario Abdo Benitez after embassy opens in JerusalemArutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 9:32 PM

Secret meeting between Netanyahu and Sisi

PM Netanyahu secretly traveled to Egypt two months ago to discuss Gaza situation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 8:13 PM

Argentina blames Gaza violence on Hamas

Expresses 'deep concern' over violence 'caused by launch of rockets towards Israel.'JTA - Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 5:55 PM

Khamenei: We won't negotiate with the US

Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei refuses to negotiate with US Pres. Trump, says Iran's problems are 'internal,' not due to sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 2:10 PM

Report: Israel asked US not to cut UNRWA's budget

New report says Israel asked US not to cut aid to Gaza, to avoid violence on the border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 8:59 AM

Australians dedicate memorial to Jewish service members

Australia opens war memorial for Jewish soldiers on 100th anniversary of famous Jewish WWI soldier's knighting.JTA, 8/13/2018, 8:23 AM

North and South Korean officials to hold high-level negotiations

North and South Korean officials to meet ahead of possible summit in Pyongyang.Ben Ariel, 8/13/2018, 4:04 AM

ANALYSIS: Erdogan on crash course with US amid economic collapse

Is Erdogan losing touch with reality?Yochanan Visser, 8/12/2018, 9:59 PM

Putin meets Iranian president

Russian, Iranian presidents meet on sidelines of Caspian Summit, praise their work to ensure Assad's victory in Syria.Gary Willig, 8/12/2018, 7:21 PM

US to UK: Stand by our side

US Ambassador Johnson asks UK to use its diplomatic influence to pressure Iran into 'changing course.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2018, 4:19 PM

Russian court forces ice cream maker to drop ‘poor Jew’ label

Court rules against ice cream company which named cone wrapped in image of Israeli flag 'poor Jew.'JTA, 8/12/2018, 7:38 AM

UN confirms former Chilean President as human rights chief

General Assembly approves appointment of Michelle Bachelet as the world body's new human rights chief.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/11/2018, 1:29 AM

Greenblatt: Israelis, Arabs once fought fires together

US special envoy recalls how PA firefighters helped battle blazes in Israel in 2010 and 2016 while blasting Hamas for arson terror in south.Gary Willig, 8/10/2018, 7:23 AM

Israel surprised by Colombia's recognition of 'Palestine'

Israel's foreign ministry awaiting explanation from Colombia's new government following reports the country recognized “Palestine”.Ben Ariel, 8/10/2018, 5:12 AM

Amb. Danon calls on UN Security Council to condemn Hamas

Israel's ambassador to the United Nations calls on UN to condemn Hamas for launching hundreds of rockets at Israel.Gary Willig, 8/9/2018, 8:39 PM

Former Chilean President tapped as UN human rights chief

Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet nominated to be UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2018, 6:37 AM

US denies peace plan put off

US official denies existence of new committee allegedly established to work on peace plan, delay of plan until next year.Yoni Kempinski, 8/8/2018, 5:03 PM

'EU unable to neutralize US sanctions against Iran'

'Fines in multibillions these days so it's just not worth risk for small piece of business and maybe pleasing European government.'Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2018, 4:00 PM

Brazil: Presidential candidate promises embassy move

Brazilian presidential front-runner vows to move embassy to Jerusalem, says 'you do not negotiate with terrorists.'JTA, 8/8/2018, 3:22 PM

Peru: 10 die at funeral

Peruvian Health Ministry says food poisoning which caused 10 deaths at a funeral may have been caused by insecticides.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 2:16 PM

Argentina braces for crucial abortion vote

Argentina allows abortion - but activists want to loosen the laws. Will they succeed?AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 1:15 PM

Netanyahu lengthens UN Ambassador's term

Foreign Ministry confirms: Danny Danon to remain UN Ambassador until February.Nitsan Keidar, 8/8/2018, 12:57 PM

Trump insists: North Korea adhering to agreements

Trump says North Korea is making progress in dismantling its nuclear program, despite statement otherwise by National Security Adviser.Elad Benari, 8/8/2018, 5:06 AM

Kuwait Airways pays damages to Israeli barred from flight

Airline which refused to allow Israeli woman to purchase ticket at Heathrow pays substantial damages for discrimination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 10:25 PM

John Bolton: North Korea not keeping its promises

US National Security Advisor John Bolton says sanctions on North Korea to remain until rogue nation fulfills commitment to denuclearize.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 9:36 PM

EU to cease funding anti-Israel organization

Following efforts by PM Netanyahu, EU agrees to cease funding radical organization which works to undermine Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 8:20 PM

Kite arson damage to be presented to the UN

Ambassador Danny Danon launches exhibition at UN headquarters detailing damage caused by Hamas arson attacks on the south.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 7:11 PM

Iran's economic collapse: 'People selling their kidneys'

Iran expert says ordinary Iranians already suffering greatly under current regime even before new sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 6:01 PM

Report: Israel to demand information on Hamas-held prisoners

Israel will not lift blockade without word on Hamas captives, including IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul, Arab sources report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 10:48 AM

Report: Internal Arab disputes delay Gaza agreement

Egypt considering sending senior delegation to Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 8:46 AM

Israel participates in Croatia military parade, angering Serbia

Israeli Air Force planes fly in celebration of 1995 Croatian victory in battle against Serbia.JTA, 8/6/2018, 10:23 PM

Netanyahu to EU: Join us to stop Iran

PM praises US President Trump for signing new sanctions on Iran. 'It's time to act. That's what the US is doing and Europe needs to do.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2018, 7:15 PM

Trump signs order re-imposing sanctions on Iran

US President officially renews sanctions on Iran following withdrawal from nuclear agreement. Trump remains open to negotiations.Gary Willig, 8/6/2018, 6:10 PM

Liberman: Trump will be remembered for generations

Defense Minister praises re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran, which go into effect tonight.Gary Willig, 8/6/2018, 4:00 PM

Iran FM: Iran isn't isolated, US is

Iranian FM Zarif calls US withdrawal from deal 'bullying,' says US, Israel, Saudi Arabia, are 'isolated.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2018, 1:12 PM

Netanyahu upbraids Norway's FM for funding anti-Israel NGOs

According to report, Netanyahu dressed down Norway's Foreign Minister in 50 minute scolding over funding of anti-Israel organizations.Tzvi Lev, 8/6/2018, 11:57 AM

Venezuelan President survives assassination attempt

Drones carrying explosives detonate near Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro during speech in Caracas. He was not hurt.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2018, 5:02 AM

Report: Jared Kushner working to close UNWRA

Jared Kushner is working to discover true number of refugees, close UNRWA, report says.Nitsan Keidar, 8/4/2018, 9:32 PM

Russia: U.S. sanctions will not work

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says attempts to pressure Russia won't work after U.S. sanctions Russian bank over North Korea.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/4/2018, 1:00 AM

Turkish Foreign Minister: Sanctions will not help US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Turkish FM as administration demands release of American pastor. 'Turkey was put on notice.'Gary Willig, 8/3/2018, 11:03 AM

Meet the head of London's pro-Israel Center for Policy Research

Dr. Herbert London on Israel's challenges, how Jewish students can fight back, Muslim women's rights and BDS goals.Jeremy Frankel, 8/3/2018, 9:07 AM

Polish ambassador says he is learning Hebrew

New Polish ambassador to Israel tells President Rivlin that he is learning Hebrew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 8:38 PM

Report: Iran launches major naval exercise in Persian Gulf

US officials say Revolutionary Guards begin naval exercise to demonstrate ability to cut off shipping routes.Gary Willig, 8/2/2018, 8:06 PM

Guatemala's 'Jerusalem neighborhood' rises from the rubble

ZAKA-initiated international alliance finances and builds 100 homes for Guatemala volcano evacuees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 7:37 PM