PA government blasted for arresting activist

Groups blast PA for arresting Issa Amro, detained after criticizing Abbas on Facebook.Elad Benari, 9/6/2017, 4:34 AM

Egypt and Russia finalize nuclear power plant deal

Egypt finalizes deal with Russia to build a nuclear power plant with funding from Moscow.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2017, 6:06 AM

PA accuses Israel of 'settlement attack'

PA government accuses Israeli government of seeking to expel Palestinian Arabs and replacing them with "foreign" settlers.Dalit Halevi, 9/5/2017, 4:33 AM

PA activist detained after calling for Abbas to resign

Hevron activist Issa Amro arrested after Facebook post calling on PA chairman to resign.Elad Benari, 9/5/2017, 4:04 AM

Iran: We won't allow 'rabid aircraft' to enter our territory

Senior Iranian military official warns the United States against invading his country.Elad Benari, 9/4/2017, 6:02 AM

Arab commentators: ‘Zionist lobby’ influences Hollywood

In a talk show on Al-Jazeera, commentators claim that the “Zionist lobby” influences Hollywood to demonize Arabs and Muslims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2017, 5:36 AM

Iran upholds jail terms for American residents

Iranian judiciary upholds 10-year jail terms for an American and two U.S.-Iranian dual nationals.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2017, 5:05 AM

Fatah calls on Europe to take action against Israel

Fatah spokesman urges Europe to cancel joint conference with Israel and suspend an economic partnership agreement.Dalit Halevi, 9/4/2017, 4:03 AM

Iran seeks to boost its missile program

Iran's defense minister says the country's priority is to boost missile program, export weapons to shore up neighboring allies.Elad Benari, 9/3/2017, 6:36 AM

Iraq: ISIS suicide bombers attack power station

ISIS terrorists attack Baghdad power station, leaving seven dead and 13 wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2017, 9:24 PM

France again changes position on Assad

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian calls for transition in Syria that doesn't include Assad.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/2/2017, 12:48 AM

'Israel knows Hezbollah doesn't control Lebanon'

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri accuses Israel of campaign of deception, claims there are no missile factories in Lebanon.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/2/2017, 12:27 AM

Britain lifts laptop ban on EgyptAir flights

Passengers flying with EgyptAir from Cairo to Britain will again be allowed to carry personal electronic devices.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/1/2017, 11:35 PM

IAEA: Iran not violating nuclear deal

International Atomic Energy Agency says it has noted no violations by Iran of 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/1/2017, 6:31 AM

Nasrallah: I went to Damascus to meet Assad

Hezbollah leader claims he personally met Syrian president to seek his approval for a deal with ISIS.Elad Benari, 9/1/2017, 5:09 AM

ISIS leader 'appears to be alive'

Top American military commander says it appears that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive.Elad Benari, 9/1/2017, 3:07 AM

Trump calls for diplomatic resolution to Qatar crisis

Trump speaks with Saudi King, urges diplomatic resolution to the crisis between Qatar and other Arab states.Elad Benari, 8/31/2017, 6:05 AM

Iraqi forces close in on last ISIS outpost near Tal Afar

Iraqi forces recapture half of last town held by ISIS in northern Niniveh province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 5:36 AM

Egypt names 350 to terror blacklist

Egypt puts the names of more than 350 people, including prominent Muslim Brotherhood figures, on its terrorism list.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2017, 4:39 AM

Victory for Israel in the Security Council

UN Security Council approves resolution requiring UNIFIL to take action against Hezbollah.Nitsan Keidar, 8/30/2017, 11:19 PM

Iran: Our military sites are off limits

Iran dismisses U.S. demand for UN nuclear inspectors to visit its military bases.Elad Benari, 8/30/2017, 6:04 AM

Arab League chief condemns Netanyahu

Ahmed Abul Gheit blasts Netanyahu for saying that no more communities in Judea and Samaria would be uprooted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 5:36 AM

Macron: There's no alternative to Iran nuclear deal

In a message to Trump, French President says Iran nuclear deal allows constructive and demanding dialogue with Iran.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2017, 5:08 AM

Did UN chief express sympathy for terrorist prisoners?

PA media reports Guterres promised to work to ease conditions of imprisoned terrorists. His spokesman: The quotes were fabricated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 4:37 AM

Jordan blasts MKs for visiting Temple Mount

Jordanian government accuses MKs of "breaking into" Temple Mount when they visited the compound as part of a police pilot program.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2017, 3:06 AM

Trump's envoy to visit Gaza crossings

Jason Greenblatt to observe firsthand the situation at the crossings on the Israel-Gaza border.Nitsan Keidar, 8/30/2017, 1:08 AM

Nasrallah: Netanyahu is 'crying' over ISIS losses

Hezbollah leader claims Netanyahu and other Israeli officials are upset that Hezbollah defeated ISIS in Syria.Elad Benari, 8/29/2017, 6:05 AM

Erdogan: Israel 'undermining' peace efforts

Turkish President meets Abbas, calls on Israel to end actions that undermine efforts to reach a two-state solution.Elad Benari, 8/29/2017, 5:06 AM

UN chief: Jerusalem is a holy place for three religions

Antonio Guterres, asked about UNESCO resolutions, says it is "clear" that Jerusalem is a holy city for three religions.Elad Benari, 8/29/2017, 12:34 AM

Hamas: Iran ties restored

Terrorist group leader says rift with Iran over Syrian civil war resolved, Iran 'developing our military strength to liberate Palestine.'AFP, 8/28/2017, 6:27 PM

Terror group promises to continue fight for 'liberation'

Military-terrorist wing of DFLP says it will continue fighting for the "liberation of Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 8/28/2017, 6:07 AM

Egypt opens Rafah crossing for Gazan pilgrims

Egyptian authorities open Rafah crossing to allow a group of hajj pilgrims to travel to Saudi Arabia via Egypt.Elad Benari, 8/28/2017, 5:39 AM

PA scraps plan to force Gaza employees to retire

PA suspends plans to force over 6,000 Gaza employees into early retirement, a move seen as an attempt to squeeze Hamas.Elad Benari, 8/27/2017, 6:31 AM

UN Ambassador: UNIFIL must end Hezbollah's security violations

Israeli UN Ambassador Danon calls on UN to deal with security threats created by Hezbollah in Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2017, 8:25 PM

Iranian commander: Israel won't exist in 25 years

Commander of Iranian army predicts the "Zionist regime" will not exist in 25 years.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/26/2017, 1:21 AM

PA officials 'frustrated' Trump won't commit to two states

Palestinian Arab officials continue to insist on clarity to Trump administration's approach to peace process with Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/25/2017, 11:49 PM

Haley: UNIFIL shows 'lack of understanding'

U.S. Ambassador calls for inspections of Iranian military bases, says UN forces in Lebanon turn blind eye to Iran’s arming of Hezbollah.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/25/2017, 10:00 PM

UN gives Gaza $2.5 million for electricity crisis

United Nations releases $2.5 million from humanitarian fund to cover urgent needs in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2017, 5:06 AM

Trump speaks to Sisi, affirms friendship

U.S. President calls Egyptian counterpart, says he's keen on developing the relationship between their countries.Elad Benari, 8/25/2017, 4:04 AM

Hezbollah captures much of ISIS enclave near border

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah says the group has captured much of ISIS pocket on Syria's side of the border with Lebanon.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2017, 3:08 AM

Abbas welcomes Trump's peace efforts

Amid reports of pessimism among PA leaders, Abbas meets Kushner and says he appreciates his peace efforts.Elad Benari, 8/25/2017, 1:09 AM

Lebanese beauty queen loses title for having visited Israel

Lebanon bans visits to Israel. Previous Miss Lebanon criticized for selfie with Miss Israel.JTA, 8/24/2017, 10:53 PM

New school year, same old incitement curriculum

Study finds PA textbooks in UNRWA schools continue to educate children for war and violence against Jews and Israel.Gary Willig, 8/24/2017, 6:59 PM

Abbas parleys with Jordanian King on Israel

Abbas speaks with Abdullah II about Israel peace process ahead of Abbas senior White House official Ramallah meeting.Mordechai Sones, 8/24/2017, 10:55 AM

Egyptian leaders meet Kushner following U.S. aid cut

Egypt criticizes Washington for cutting some of its military aid. Foreign Minister meets Kushner after previously cancelling the meeting.Elad Benari, 8/24/2017, 6:03 AM

Amnesty criticizes both PA and Hamas

Amnesty International says both the Palestinian Authority and Hamas are guilty of restrictions of freedom of expression.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2017, 5:36 AM

Qatar to return its ambassador to Iran

Amid row with its neighbors, Qatar announces it will return its ambassador to Tehran, more than 20 months after he was recalled.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2017, 4:38 AM

PFLP threatens to harm Knesset members

Armed wing of Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine claims it has intelligence information on Knesset members.Dalit Halevi, 8/24/2017, 4:04 AM

PA pessimistic as Kushner visits

PA officials say Trump's team must commit to two-state solution and oppose "settlements" before peace talks can move forward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2017, 1:07 AM

Iran: We can resume enrichment within five days

Iranian atomic official warns his country can resume uranium enrichment within five days if the United States tears up nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 6:07 AM

Saudi crown prince discusses peace with Kushner

Saudi Arabia's crown prince meets U.S. delegation, discusses Israel-PA peace efforts.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 5:03 AM

No Kurdish state, vows Erdogan

Turkish President pledges to thwart any possibility of a Kurdish state being established in northern Syria.Dalit Halevi, 8/23/2017, 4:05 AM

Morocco arrests two suspects over Barcelona attack

Moroccan authorities arrest two people suspected of links to terrorists behind van attack in Barcelona.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 3:34 AM

U.S. to delay some aid to Egypt

United States to deny Egypt $95.7 million in aid and delay a further $195 million due to concern over its human rights record.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 12:04 AM

'We will turn Afghanistan into an American graveyard'

Taliban terror group responds to Trump's speech indicating a new 'fight to win' strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia.Tal Polon, 8/22/2017, 9:16 AM

UN intercepts shipments from North Korea to Syria

Two North Korean shipments to Syrian government agency responsible for chemical weapons intercepted by UN in six months.Elad Benari, 8/22/2017, 5:38 AM

'We will not give up one grain of Al-Aqsa'

Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem denies any Jewish connection to the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 8/22/2017, 5:06 AM