It's official: Erdogan wins presidential election

Turkey’s election authority chief confirms incumbent president had won presidential election in the first round.Elad Benari, Today, 2:51 AM

Abbas, Haniyeh congratulate Erdogan

PA chairman and Hamas leader congratulate Turkish President on his reelection.Elad Benari, Today, 2:05 AM

ANALYSIS: How Iran hijacked the Iraqi elections

The new Shiite-dominated pro-Iran government will most likely have negative repercussions for US-Iraqi relations.Yochanan Visser, Yesterday, 11:17 PM

Erdogan projected to win reelection as Turkish president

Turkish President Recep Erdogan projected to win reelection with 52.8% of the vote.David Rosenberg, Yesterday, 10:50 PM

Early results: Erdogan leads by wide margin

With 40% of the vote counted, Turkish president leads closest rival by 57-28%. New presidential powers to take effect following election.Gary Willig, Yesterday, 8:27 PM

Russia in Syria: 'Caught Between Iran and Israel'

Moscow must balance between war ally Iran and important regional player Israel – states with radically different geopolitical imperatives.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 6:28 PM

Communications Minister Kara hopes Turkey 'returns to path'

'The significance of this election is vast. They can take it to a worse place, or they can get things back on track.'Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 1:53 PM

Gaza terrorists threaten head of Southern Command in video

'Al-Mujahideen Brigades' releases video showing commander responsible for Gaza region in sniper crosshairs, and threatening action.Dalit Halevy, Yesterday, 8:20 AM

Hundreds demonstrate in Ramallah against PA

Hundreds of Palestinian Arabs demonstrate in Ramallah to demand the PA lift punitive measures against Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 6:38 AM

History in Saudi Arabia as women permitted to drive

Notorious longstanding ban on female driving in Saudi Arabia lifted at midnight on Sunday.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 6:09 AM

Washington to Syrian rebels: Don't expect support from us

Washington tells main Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help them resist government offensive.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 5:40 AM

Kushner: I'm ready to work with Abbas

Trump's senior adviser sends a message to Palestinian Arabs as PA chairman continues to boycott him. "You deserve a bright future".Elad Benari, Yesterday, 5:07 AM

Khamenei adviser: U.S. creating 'second Vietnam' in Syria

Top adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader warns the United States that Syria and Eastern Euphrates will be another Vietnam.Elad Benari, Canada, Saturday, 2:23 AM

UN court to hear Iran lawsuit against United States

UN's top court to hear in October Iran's case against the U.S. seeking to recover billions in frozen assets.Ben Ariel, Canada, Saturday, 12:56 AM

Assad: Negotiations with the U.S. are a waste of time

Syrian President rules out negotiations with the United States, says American policy will not change.Elad Benari, Canada, Saturday, 12:13 AM

Netanyahu meets Kushner and Greenblatt

Prime Minister hosts Trump's advisers for a discussion that dealt mainly with the U.S. peace plan.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 8:22 PM

Iran to U.S.: Force Israel to denuclearize

Iran's Foreign Minister sets 15 conditions for improving relations with Washington.Elad Benari, Friday, 6:12 AM

Report: Hamas prepared for 'comprehensive deal' with Israel

Hamas reportedly tells Egypt it is prepared to return Israelis it is holding in Gaza in exchange for airport and seaport.Ben Ariel, Friday, 5:44 AM

Merkel: Solutions needed for Iran's 'aggressive tendencies'

German Chancellor says European countries share concerns over Iran's ballistic missile program.Elad Benari, Friday, 4:45 AM

Iraq militia vows revenge for deadly Syria raid

Iraq's Hezbollah Brigades pledges revenge for deadly air raid on its fighters in Syria, blames United States or Israel for the attack.Elad Benari, Friday, 3:35 AM

Jordan's King to meet Trump

Jordan's King Abdullah II sets off for the United States, will discuss Israel-PA peace with Trump.Elad Benari, Friday, 2:36 AM

ANALYSIS: Iran's endgame in Syria has begun

Only change in Iran's bid to form land bridge from Iran to Israeli border is switch to Syrian uniforms by Hezbollah terrorists.Yochanan Visser, Thursday, 9:47 PM

PA honors murderer of 3 as role model to encourage reading

PA Education Minister uses terrorist who murdered 3 people on Jerusalem bus as symbol for 'national reading day' for children.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:22 PM

Rouhani: We will never surrender to American pressure

Iranian President says the Iranian people will not give in to U.S. pressure as Iran faces economic sanctions.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:12 AM

Greenblatt blasts both Hamas and the PA

Trump's special envoy criticizes Hamas for continued attacks on Israel, rejects PA claims that the U.S. is causing rifts among PA Arabs.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 4:13 AM

Hamas: Incendiary kites embarrass Israel

Incendiary kites presented by official Hamas newspaper as a "peaceful means of resistance."Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 3:42 AM

Erekat blasts American withdrawal from UNHRC

PLO secretary general says United States advancing "international anarchy" after its withdrawal from Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, Thursday, 3:11 AM

Kushner and Greenblatt meet Saudi Crown Prince

Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman hosts Trump's special envoy and adviser discuss Israel-PA peace process.Elad Benari, Thursday, 2:07 AM

Gaza terror organizations: We will respond by force

Gaza organizations threaten to exact revenge against any IDF attack on Gaza.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 12:38 AM

Report: Rafah Crossing to remain open indefinitely

Border crossing between Egypt and Gaza to remain open until further notice, officials say.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 5:37 AM

Iran atomic chief: Europe's proposals aren't good enough

Ali Akbar Salehi tells UN chief that Europe’s proposals to salvage 2015 deal are not satisfying for Tehran.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 4:39 AM

UN chief: Gaza on the brink of war

UN Secretary-General condemns Gaza violence, expresses shock over deaths in violent riots.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 4:35 AM

PA: No to initiative that will separate Gaza from Judea, Samaria

Abbas spokesman says Palestinians will thwart any American initiative that is contrary to their positions.Dalit Halevi, Tuesday, 3:10 AM

American official says Israel behind Syria air strike

U.S. official tells CNN an air strike close to Iraq-Syria border was carried out by Israel. IDF not commenting.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 2:34 AM

Netanyahu water offer brings positive Iranian response

100,000 Iranians join Israel's Farsi Telegram account after PM offers water tech: 'We wish them death, they bless us with life.'Mordechai Sones, Monday, 10:38 PM

Report: U.S. to ask Gulf states to invest in Gaza economy

Trump administration reportedly trying to convince Gulf monarchies to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in economic projects in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 6:05 AM

Egypt raises fuel prices as part of new austerity measures

Egypt announces new hikes on fuel prices as part of austerity measures tied to an IMF loan.Elad Benari, Monday, 4:38 AM

Anti-PA demonstrations continue

Protests planned this week against the Palestinian Authority over its policy on Gaza. Hamas and the PFLP support the demonstrations.Dalit Halevi, Monday, 3:36 AM

Report: U.S.-led coalition attacks Syrian army position

Syrian military says coalition aircraft bombed position belonging to the Syrian army in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries.Elad Benari, Monday, 3:24 AM

PA spokesman: Trump's peace efforts will achieve nothing

Abbas spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh says Kushner and Greenblatt's meetings will be a complete failure.Elad Benari, 6/17/2018, 6:53 AM

Hamas praises anti-PA demonstrations in Ramallah

Hamas leader Haniyeh praises Arabs who took part in demonstrations against the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah last week.Dalit Halevi, 6/17/2018, 6:22 AM

Kushner and Greenblatt meet Haley and UN chief

Trump's senior adviser and special representative discuss peace efforts in New York ahead of visit to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/16/2018, 1:22 AM

Report: Jordan won't name new ambassador to Iran

Jordan does not plan on naming a new ambassador to Iran, says high-ranking Jordanian source.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/16/2018, 12:30 AM

U.S. strike in Afghanistan targets Taliban leader

U.S. officials confirm American strike in Afghanistan targeted Pakistani Taliban chief Maulana Fazlullah, but do not confirm he was killed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/15/2018, 10:13 PM

Khamenei: The Zionist regime will perish

In Twitter tirade, Iran's Supreme Leader predicts Israel will be destroyed.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2018, 9:03 PM

MIA's mom lashes out at UN rep

Dr. Leah Goldin, whose MIA son is in Hamas's hands, says UN's emissary wants to "upgrade" Gaza without bringing back MIAs.Gil Ronen, 6/15/2018, 3:46 PM

Sisi reshuffles cabinet

Egyptian President replaces the interior and defense ministers of the country’s cabinet in a major reshuffle.Ben Ariel, 6/15/2018, 6:38 AM

PA official: Jews 'are not a people'

Watch PA envoy to Iraq says Jews “are not a people”, invites Iraqi militias to “liberate Palestine”.Elad Benari, 6/15/2018, 6:22 AM

U.S. air strike kills Al-Qaeda terrorist in Libya

The United States military says it conducted an air strike in Libya targeting a terrorist from Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.Elad Benari, 6/15/2018, 3:35 AM

Turkish woman arrested at Ben Gurion Airport

Israel arrests 27-year-old Turkish woman for alleged terror ties.David Rosenberg, 6/14/2018, 10:29 PM

Report: Russia demanded withdrawal - Hezbollah refused

UK-based monitoring group claims Lebanese terror group allied with Iran refused demand by Russia to withdraw from southwestern Syria.David Rosenberg, 6/14/2018, 6:53 PM

Assad: I wouldn't object to permanent Iranian base in Syria

Syrian President says his country's relations with Iran and its presence in Syria are non-negotiable.Elad Benari, 6/14/2018, 6:13 AM

Iranian official: We'll unveil new air defense system soon

Senior Iranian military official says the Bavar 373 air defense system will soon be operational.Ben Ariel, 6/14/2018, 5:42 AM

Sarin and chlorine used twice in Syria in 2017

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons says deadly sarin and chlorine were used in two separate attacks in Syria.Elad Benari, 6/14/2018, 4:45 AM

Abbas spokesman: 'Deal of the Century' isn't happening

PA chairman's spokesman says Trump's peace deal will never succeed if it doesn't include Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 6/14/2018, 4:05 AM

Haley: UN made a 'morally bankrupt judgment'

U.S. Ambassador blasts General Assembly after it approved a resolution condemning Israel over Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2018, 1:05 AM

UN votes to condemn Israel over Gaza

General Assembly adopts resolution condemning Israel for the deaths of Arabs on the Gaza border. U.S. amendment fails to achieve majority.Elad Benari, 6/14/2018, 12:47 AM