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Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria

Iran claims Turkey's offensive "a violation of Syria's sovereignty," as Turkey marches deeper into Kurdish-claimed territory.AFP, 8/31/2016, 2:39 PM

Russia rejects UN findings on Syrian chemical weapons

Russia says findings of a UN-led investigation on Syrian chemical attack are not conclusive enough to trigger sanctions.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2016, 6:42 AM

Her grandmother hid their Judaism

Fleeing the violence of Ukraine, 211 new olim disembarked at Ben Gurion today. 'We knew we had Jewish roots but did not have the documents.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2016, 7:53 PM

Desperate man turns to public after ex-wife runs off with kids

"I feel like I have no rights."Gil Ronen, 8/29/2016, 8:08 PM

Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

As tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine, 211 new immigrants from Ukraine will land tomorrow at Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2016, 6:05 PM

Russia sides with UN against Assad

Russia appalled by report Assad used chlorine gas. "We must prevent such things from happening, even in the fog of war."AFP, 8/25/2016, 8:18 PM

Russian Jews posthumously honor Elie Wiesel

Jewish organization working in the former Soviet Union inaugurates exhibition in Moscow on the life of Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel.JTA, 8/25/2016, 5:40 AM

Russian TV runs doc claiming Jewish conspiracy in Titanic

Privately owned Russian television channel reruns documentary that claimed the Titanic was sunk partly due to a conspiracy by Jews.JTA, 8/25/2016, 5:37 AM

On the ground: Operation 'Euphrates Shield' kicks into high gear

Turkey has sent its military en masse into Syria. The goal: Destroy ISIS. "God willing, we will get a result in a short time."AFP, 8/24/2016, 11:35 AM

U.S.: It's unclear if Russia has stopped using Iranian air base

State Dept. acknowledges reports that Russia ended its use of an Iranian air base to strike Syria, says it's unclear if they are true.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2016, 3:43 AM

Kerry denies knowledge of Russia, Iran military relationship

Russia and the United States back opposing sides in Syria's five-year war, which has left 280,000 people dead.AFP, 8/22/2016, 10:32 PM

Turkey sides with Syria against Kurdish state

Turkish PM Binali Yildirim: "absolutely unacceptable" for any Kurdish entity to be established in northern Syria, or any other region.AFP, 8/22/2016, 8:28 PM

Iran blocks Russia for 'showing off'

Iran has ended Russia's use of an Iranian air base, says Russia will need to ask "permission" for future use.AFP, 8/22/2016, 3:31 PM

Russian 'show-offs' at Iranian bases anger Islamic regime

Defense Minister of Iran says Russia was showing off when it revealed that it used an Iranian airbase for bombing missions in Syria.AFP, 8/22/2016, 12:06 PM

Growing evidence that Russian hackers attacked the DNC

A report by Fox News experts raises questions about several coincidental high-profile hacks. "It's very interesting timing."Rachel Kaplan, 8/21/2016, 9:47 AM

Russia: We did not bomb this boy's home

Russia says the viral Aleppo video shows a neighborhood out of bounds for its pilots, suggests rebel home-made rockets are to blame.AFP, 8/19/2016, 2:04 PM

Watch: Too shocked to cry

An Aleppo boy sits alone and bloodied in an ambulance while rescue workers try to save his family from their bombed home.AFP, 8/19/2016, 7:12 AM

Australia joins the search for Raoul Wallenberg's fate

Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop has called for the truth to be revealed about the fate of Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2016, 9:34 PM

Russia in Syria: We will honor the UN 'pause'

Russia has announced its intent to join a proposed UN weekly ceasefire to aid civilians embroiled in the Syrian conflict.AFP, 8/18/2016, 6:10 PM

Physician with Jewish roots at center of Russia doping scandal

Russian physician of Jewish descent is one of the central figures in the scandal that led to the partial ban on Russia in the Rio Olympics.JTA, 8/18/2016, 5:09 AM

Once a prop for anti-Semites, Talmud makes a comeback in Russia

New Russian translation of Talmud released amid growing interest in religious text among secular Russian Jews - and non-Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, 8/17/2016, 10:39 PM

Russia using Iranian airbase for anti-ISIS campaign

Russia on Wednesday launched warplanes from Iran for the second time to bomb ISIS forces in Syria.AFP, 8/17/2016, 3:22 PM

State Dept.: Russian bombing raid from Iran is 'unfortunate'

United States bemoans Russia's use of an Iranian air base to launch a bombing raid in Syria, but says Moscow gave an advance warning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2016, 3:46 AM

Russian warplanes bomb Syria from Iranian base

Russian Defense Ministry announces that Russian air force used an Iranian base for an airstrike against Jihadist forces in Syria.AFP, 8/16/2016, 12:05 PM

Russia: We're close to joining forces with U.S. in Aleppo

Russian Defense Minister says his country is close to joining forces with the United States around Syria's ravaged second city.AFP, 8/16/2016, 4:42 AM

Ukraine battles rebels, Russian forces join insurgents

Ukrainian forces report 64 rebel attacks on Sunday, worried about gathering Russian forces in rebel territory.Rachel Kaplan, 8/15/2016, 12:00 PM

'Let us bury Raoul Wallenberg'

After new evidence emerged last week that Raoul Wallenberg is probably dead, his eponymous foundation pleads with Putin for his body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2016, 9:19 PM

Russia searching for solutions for war-torn Aleppo

Russia is considering expanding a three-hour daily ceasefire in Aleppo. UN: A 48-hour halt in fighting was needed to bring in aid.AFP, 8/11/2016, 7:01 PM

Russia planning permanent presence in Syria

Russia has announced plans to set up a permanent military base in Syria, as an appropriate "measure" against the "terrorist threat."AFP, 8/11/2016, 4:25 PM

Could hackers derail Clinton's White House dream?

With the threat of an indictment over her use of a personal email server gone, Democrats fear hacked documents could do just as much damage.David Rosenberg, 8/8/2016, 10:06 AM

Russian drone invaded Israeli airspace, IDF failed to destroy it

Putin admits drone which entered Israeli airspace was Russian, not Syrian. Despite three attempts, IDF failed to shoot down the aircraft.David Rosenberg, 8/7/2016, 9:34 AM

Russia fires back at Obama's criticism on Syria

Russia accuses Washington of lacking trust in Moscow and not behaving as a true partner.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/5/2016, 10:18 PM

Obama: Putin can't be trusted on Syria

U.S. President vows to crush ISIS in Iraq and Syria, but says he doubts Russian President can be trusted in helping.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2016, 5:13 AM

Russia accuses Syrian rebels of using poison gas

Russian defense ministry says seven people died in an attack by Syrian rebels using weapons loaded with a "poisonous agent".Ben Ariel, 8/4/2016, 3:07 AM

Syrian regime forces close in on Aleppo

Syrian regime forces, backed by heavy Russian air raids, recaptured hilltops and villages on the southwest edges of Aleppo.Rachel Kaplan, 8/3/2016, 1:30 PM

Jihadist rebels repelled from Aleppo

Fierce fighting between Russian forces and rebels continues after rebels attempted to invade Aleppo overnight.AFP, 8/2/2016, 12:13 PM

Kerry helpless as Russia refuses to rein in Assad

John Kerry calls on Russia to 'restrain' Assad's war campaigns on the date they had planned to meet at the negotiating table.AFP, 8/2/2016, 8:40 AM

5 killed as Russian military helicopter shot down over Syria

Russian helicopter gunned down outside of Aleppo, Syria following 'humanitarian mission'. All aboard were killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2016, 2:08 PM

Clinton: Russia hacked into DNC computers

Democratic presidential nominee says Russia hacked into Democratic National Committee computers, accuses Trump of backing Putin.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2016, 3:12 AM

ISIS: Putin, we will come to Russia

The Islamic State calls for jihad in Russia in new video.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2016, 2:15 AM

Russia helps Aleppo residents escape

As Syrian forces bomb Aleppo, Russia offers beleaguered residents "humanitarian escape corridors."AFP, 7/28/2016, 6:16 PM

Olympic Committee decides against full ban for Russian athletes

After calls for a total ban against Russian athletes in the Olympics for doping, the IOC decides against complete ban.Tal Polon, 7/24/2016, 7:27 PM

Olympic ban on Russian athletes upheld

Ban on Russian participation in 2016 Summer Olympics upheld amid accusations of doping.David Rosenberg, 7/21/2016, 1:24 PM

Synagogue with dark past invites Pokemon hunters to its revival

Russian synagogue embraces latest video game craze to boost its revival.Cnaan Liphshiz, 7/19/2016, 7:32 PM

Kerry on Iran deal: The world is 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 along 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's skies

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

Pentagon slams Russia for 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 say IDF 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 American 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 'very 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 vows: 'Syria won't be a 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 Battle of 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