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Kerry on Iran deal: World a safer place today

Secretary of State John Kerry praises results of Iran deal in 'stabilizing' region ahead of Moscow visit to discuss war in Syria.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 1:37 PM

Watch: Russian pilots downed, killed by ISIS

Battlefield video shows ISIS shooting down Russian helicopter, celebrating as pilots fall to their deaths.Rachel Kaplan, 7/10/2016, 1:33 PM

Israeli hikers rescued on Russia-Mongolia border

Two Israelis and two Russians rescued after blizzard left them stranded thousands of meters above sea level.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2016, 5:12 PM

US-Russia dogfight narrowly avoided over Syria

US, Russian fighter jets face off after Russian forces bomb US-allied rebels.Matt Wanderman, 6/20/2016, 6:37 PM

Moscow denies strikes on US-backed rebels in Syria

Russian defense ministry spokesman says airstrike in question hit 'more than 300 kilometers away from the area' claimed by US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2016, 1:07 PM

US slams Russia striking US-backed Syrian rebels

Ashton Carter says accident is no excuse for hitting anti-ISIS forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2016, 8:42 PM

Experts: Tank returned by Russia is the wrong one

Military expert say tank from battle of Sultan Ya’akov and returned by Russia was not the one from which three IDF soldiers were abducted.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/18/2016, 1:31 AM

Russia blasts diplomats' calls to strike Assad

Russian officials criticize cable signed by a group of U.S. diplomats urging strikes against Syrian President.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/17/2016, 11:16 PM

Kerry tells Russia US patience on Syria 'limited'

US Secretary of State says Assad regime must respect fragile ceasefire, warns Washington's patience running out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 4:00 PM

Russia returns captured IDF tank

Russia returns tank captured during 1982 Lebanon War. Netanyahu: 'Families will now have a grave to visit.'Nitsan Keider, 6/8/2016, 6:30 PM

Netanyahu: 'No Syrian launchpad against Israel'

Talking to Moscow's Jewish leaders, PM admits Israeli activity in Syria, says he talked with Putin about new regional 'arrangement.'Nitsan Keidar, 6/8/2016, 2:57 PM

Netanyahu visits Judea-Samaria expo in the Kremlin

As PM visits, Yesha Council holds pavilion of local goods in Moscow for first time; Minister Erdan lauds victory over BDS.Eliran Aharon, 6/7/2016, 1:36 PM

Russia to return Israeli tank from Sultan Yacoub

Tank was captured during 1982 First Lebanon War along with three Israeli soldiers whose fates are unknown.Ari Soffer, 5/29/2016, 2:59 PM

Russian base severely damaged in ISIS attack

Russian airbase took 'quite a bad hit', destroying 20 trucks and four helicopters, according to US intelligence firm.Dario Thuburn, 5/24/2016, 6:59 PM

Kerry urges Russia to help stop Syrian attacks

Kerry asks Russian counterpart to press Syria to stop bombing opposition forces and civilians in Aleppo and the Damascus suburbs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2016, 4:44 AM

Russia nabs group planning 'Paris-style' attacks

Russia's security agency tracks down a group working to prepare "Paris-style" attacks in big Russian cities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2016, 6:42 AM

Russian soldier killed by Syrian rebels

Hours before ceasefire is set to expire, Russian soldier killed by Syrian rebels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2016, 10:51 PM

Ross: Mideast turning to Russia because we're weak

Obama's former Middle East adviser says Israel and Arab countries are turning to Russia because of America's weakness.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2016, 1:12 AM

Britain blasts Russia for blocking UN resolution

Britain slams Russia for blocking a UN Security Council statement condemning the Syrian military offensive in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2016, 2:44 AM

Putin: Free land in Russia’s far east

Vladimir Putin has approved ‘manifest destiny’ law offering every Russian citizen free plots of land in the Arctic and Siberia.Shoshana Miskin, 5/5/2016, 5:16 PM

Kremlin denies meeting was on aerial incident

Russia rejects Israeli media reports, according to which Netanyahu met Putin after Russian jet fired on Israeli aircraft.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2016, 1:46 PM

Netanyahu: Putin meet for IDF operational freedom

PM hails achievements for Israeli security made in Moscow meeting, reveals details including coordination of two armies on war front.Nitsan Keidar, 4/21/2016, 7:49 PM

Russian protesters demand ban on Chabad movement

Russian Jewish leaders slam anti-Semitic rally, in which some 100 protesters called for 'Holy War on Chabad 'settlement' in Russia.JTA, 4/20/2016, 10:37 AM

Iran to receive S-300 missiles 'by end of 2016'

Russian official confirms Tehran will finally receive controversial air defense missile system by the end of 2016.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2016, 5:49 PM

Russian chief rabbi: Stamp out hate speech

Rabbi Berel Lazar hits back following dissemination of anti-Semitic conspiracy theory by politician from Vladimir Putin's ruling party.JTA, 4/19/2016, 5:08 PM

Russia seeks resolution on Syria chemical weapons

Russia and China propose UN resolution that would have states report when terrorists are developing chemical weapons in Syria.Ben Ariel, 4/14/2016, 5:42 AM

Syria: Two Russian military pilots killed in crash

Russian military helicopter crashes near city of Homs, killing two pilots. Total of seven Russian troops have died in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 12:46 PM

Russians comb through ISIS-rigged ancient city

Army sappers work to demine the ancient ruins of Palmyra, after ISIS left plenty of explosive surprises as they fled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2016, 2:18 PM

Russian Jewish cemetery vandalized with swastikas

Vandals desecrate the Jewish cemetery in Petrozavodsk, Russia. Community leader: ‘We thought such behavior was a thing of the past.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 4:30 PM

Russia denies it agreed to dethrone Assad

Kremlin spokesperson denies Russia agreed with US to exile Assad, despite his curiously timed elections announcement.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2016, 7:37 AM

Russian pressure? Assad is ready for elections

On heels of report revealing Russia agreed to turn its back on Assad and have him exiled, Assad says he has 'no problem' with elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 5:01 PM

Putin withdrawing from Syria? Au contraire

Reuters analysis reveals Russia is shipping even more equipment to Syria after Putin announced withdrawal of 'main force.'Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 2:09 PM

Russia hands Syria its first major defeat of ISIS

Despite pullout, Russian ground and air forces heavily involved in helping regime conquer ancient city of Palmyra from ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2016, 8:20 PM

Syrian regime: Russia cannot pressure us

Regime chief negotiator says thinking Russian pullout weakens regime position is a 'misreading,' US-Russia meetings have no impact on talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2016, 1:39 PM

Most Russian warplanes have left Syria

Spokesman for American military confirms that most if not all Russian warplanes have been withdrawn from Syria.Arutz Sheva North America, 3/18/2016, 11:37 PM

ISIS claims killing 5 Russian troops near Palmyra

Days after Putin announces pullout, ISIS announces it killed Russians near ancient city. Russian death toll previously had been at 4.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 11:50 AM

'We felt Putin is loyal to Israel's security'

Rivlin meets Russian PM about expanding ties, as his director reveals details of meeting with Putin the day before.Hezki Baruch, 3/17/2016, 7:26 PM

Arab League: Russia withdrawal helps Syria peace

Arab League chief lauds 'positive step' of Russia pulling out most of its forces, says it may help bring success in peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2016, 2:51 PM

Kerry to visit Putin as Syria peace hopes run high

West cautiously applauds Russian pullout as negotiations advance. Kerry to stop in Moscow to 'take advantage of this moment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 10:54 PM

Syria rebels declare 'victory' as Russia withdraws

Morale of rebels and activists 'sky high' with Russia pullout, as they estimate Assad 'cannot survive alone.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 7:32 PM

After 'pullout,' Russia bombs Syria

Day after Putin orders out 'main part' of forces, Russian airstrikes help Syrian regime advance on ancient Palmyra, held by ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 6:24 PM

Russia begins withdrawal from Syria

First group of Russian military planes leave base in Syria after Vladimir Putin's surprise withdrawal announcement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 11:54 AM

Syria: Russia will support fight against 'terror'

Syrian presidency says Russia will keep up its support for the regime's "anti-terrorist" battle, following its pullout of forces from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 4:14 AM

Russian forces to withdraw from Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin orders Defense Ministry to begin withdrawing troops from Syria. No explanation has been given.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 8:05 PM

Russia 'has evidence' Turkey invaded Syria

Foreign Minister Lavrov says Turkish troops have entered Syrian territory as part of a 'creeping expansion' on the border.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2016, 4:52 PM

Russian slanders the Bible, faces jail time

Russian atheist may spend a year in jail for saying, 'there is no God, the Bible is a collection of Jewish legends.'Nissan Tzur, 3/3/2016, 10:43 PM

Russia: Nanny who beheaded girl 'schizophrenic'

Cover up? Russian authorities play down claims by 'bloody nanny' that she killed to avenge Syria campaign, insist she is mentally ill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 12:55 PM

Moscow nanny: 'Allah ordered' me to behead child

Gulchekhra Bobokulova admits to murdering four-year-old child under her care, parading around with her head.Matt Wanderman, 3/2/2016, 10:33 PM

Moscow: Woman arrested holding severed head

Russian police nab suspect, heard shouting 'I am a terrorist!', outside metro station in Moscow.Ari Soffer, 2/29/2016, 12:46 PM

Syrian ceasefire breached numerous times

Just one day into truce, Saudis and opposition accuse Russia and Assad of at least 15 violations, Russia blames rebels for 9 breaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/28/2016, 4:35 PM

Russia pummels Syrian rebels before ceasefire

Monitor warns Russia conducting 'more intense than usual' wave of strikes, including on moderate opposition targets, to 'score points.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2016, 12:02 PM

EU warns Russia and Turkey are headed for open war

EU foreign policy chief warns a 'hot war' between Russia and Turkey may be imminent as Syrian war spins into 'something bigger.'Ari Yashar, 2/23/2016, 10:26 PM

Russia and Assad heading to a crisis?

After Assad vows to retake all of Syria, Moscow tells him to tone it down, warning he may find himself in 'a very difficult situation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2016, 11:06 AM

Russia accuses Turkey of helping ISIS recruit

Russian letter to UN Security Council alleges Ankara is helping jihadists recruit from Caucasus and Central Asia, in network led by Russian.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2016, 8:34 PM

Russian bombers approach UK

UK Ministry of Defense confirms that two Russian bombers are approaching UK airspace. Royal Air Force sends Typhoons to intercept.Matt Wanderman, 2/17/2016, 6:06 PM

Iran to receive advanced Russian jets, submarines

Russia, Iran likely to sign massive arms deal for jet fighters, submarines, and missile systems.David Rosenberg, 2/17/2016, 5:11 PM

Blame game: Syria claims US bombed hospital

After US and observer say Russia struck MSF hospital, Syrian ambassador to Moscow defends ally, says 'America did it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 10:50 PM