Russia Ousts US Aid Agency for 'Political Meddling'

Russia has ousted the United States Agency for International Development, claiming that the aid agency has undermined Russia's sovereignty.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/19/2012, 7:48 PM

Egypt Raids and Closes NGO Offices in Cairo

Prosecutors in Cairo have raided and closed five NGOs. Are they targeting dissidents - or Obama administration proxies?Gabe Kahn., 12/30/2011, 12:16 AM

Obama Fails to Purchase Egypt's Elections

US president Barack Obama poured $200M into Egypt's liberal and secular parties only to see them decimated on election day.Gabe Kahn., 12/7/2011, 7:11 PM

PA Unshod By US Aid Freeze

PA officials slammed the freeze of $200 million in aid by US lawmakers while protesters hurl shoes at US diplomats in Ramallah.Gabe Kahn., 10/4/2011, 8:47 PM

US, Hamas Cut Deal on Gaza Aid

Hamas says it reached a deal with the US allowing almost $100 million in US aid dollars to keep flowing into Gaza.Gabe Kahn., 8/13/2011, 9:37 PM

USAID Director Recalled From Cairo

The USAID director in Cairo abruptly returned to the US as a rift between the Obama administration and Egypt's caretaker gov't widens.Gabe Kahn., 8/12/2011, 2:32 PM

US Funds Left-Wing PA ‘Peace Partner’ PR Campaign

The US has spent $250,000 to fund a Palestinian Authority PR campaign that it is "peace partner.” Left-Wing Israelis are behind the publicity.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/30/2010, 7:56 PM

Left-Wing Campaign: PA Wants Peace

A new left-wing PR campaign seeks to persuade the Israeli public that the PA truly wants peace – despite all indications to the contrary.Hillel Fendel, 8/30/2010, 10:34 AM

PM's Office: J'lem to Remain Undivided, No PA Offices to Open

The US government is pressuring Israel to let the PA re-establish an official foothold in Jerusalem. PMO spokesman Mark Regev says it won't happen.Hana Levi Julian, 2/3/2010, 2:39 PM

Jewish Social Worker Held as ‘Spy’ in Cuba

A 60-year-old American Jew is being held on suspicion of being a spy for the United States. The man, Alan Gross, was arrested in Cuba last month.INN Staff, 1/14/2010, 7:15 PM