Palestinians Blame Israel for Abu Ein's DeathIsraeli and PA officials offer conflicting reports on the autopsy results of Ziad Abu Ein, who died after a clash with IDF Wednesday.
Gas Deal Stirs Domestic Opposition in JordanOpposition to Jordanian gas deal with Israel grows as public protests and legislators attempt to scrap the deal.
Syria's Response Could Set Tone for ElectionsIsraeli commentators believe Israel conducted airstrikes in Syria, suggest Damascus' response could set the tone for March elections.
Russia Demands Israel Explain Airstrikes in SyriaIn a letter to the UN, Russia complained about Israel's 'aggressive action,' and demanded such attacks never happen again.
Israel 37th on List of Least Corrupt CountriesCPI measures perceived levels of public sector corruption worldwide. Denmark ranked least corrupt; Somalia and North Korea tied at most.
Israel and PA Held Back Channel NegotiationsReport reveals that Israel and PA held secret peace talks from 2010; collapsed when it was realized negotiator didn't have Abbas' backing.
Israel Tries to Prevent Geneva Convention SummitIsrael, US try to dissuade Fourth Geneva Convention from holding special summit. Both will boycott if held.
'Jewish State' Law Up for ApprovalThe bill seeks to enshrine Israel's status as the nation-state of the Jewish people; will make Hebrew only official language of the state.
Abbas Will Not Enter Gaza for Fear of HamasDespite international hopes Fatah will re-take power in Gaza after Op. Protective Edge, Israeli officials say 'Gaza is a trap for Abbas'.
Israel Climbs to 38th Best Country to Live in 2014Israel moves up on 'Global Prosperity Index,' to 38th worldwide in 2014; very high scores for economy, health, and education.
Festival in Vietnam to Mark 20 Years of DiplomacyAn Israeli film festival and other events sponsored by the embassy in Vietnam to mark 20 years of Israeli/Vietnamese diplomatic relations.
Israel, Cyprus Launch Operation for Missing PlaneIsrael and Cyprus launch joint search and rescue operation after small Cypriot plane en route to Beirut, Lebanon, disappears.
Danish FM: Sanctions If Israel Doesn't Give InDanish Foreign Minister urges more pressure on Israel in Cairo talks.
Expert: ISIS Changing the Entire Middle EastExtremists' takeovers in Iraq and Syria changing the entire face of Middle Eastern relations, expert says. What does it mean for Israel?
Hezbollah Terrorist Killed in Blast near IsraelLebanese army claims terrorist killed while dismantling 'explosives,' 'spy device' on Hezbollah telecommunications network.
Sisi Blames Israeli Conflict For Islamic StateEgyptian president accuses Israel of fueling terrorism by not giving an 'equitable resolution' to the 'Palestinian cause.'
Sderot Yeshiva Reaches Out to Support SoldiersNine years since the expulsion from Gush Katif in Gaza, Sderot's yeshiva is once again acting as a beacon of strength for the south.
Sudanese Editor Attacked Over Pro-Israel ViewsFreedom of the press advocates defend Al-Tayar editor who was beaten for calling for Sudan to normalize ties with Israel.
OECD: Medical Equipment, Hospital Bed ShortageIsrael's hospitals are consistently full-to-bursting, lack enough advanced medical equipment, according to 2012-based survey.
UN Fails to Agree on Condemnation of IsraelU.S. Ambassador Power says directly criticizing Israel is "a red line", as Security Council can't agree on statement against Jewish State.
Israel Signs Historic Trade Pact With RwandaIsrael hopes to improve business ties with Africa as a result of Foreign Minister Liberman's diplomatic sprint through the continent.
Jordan Slams Israel Over Temple Mount RiotsJordanian officials called in the Israeli Ambassador to the country to protest 'Israeli provocations' on the Temple Mount.
US Supreme Court to Decide on Jerusalem's StatusCan the US president declare Jerusalem as Israel's capital?
Israeli Diplomats Accused by India Sent HomeIsraeli consulate officials sent back home after allegedly fighting with immigration official; Israeli embassy 'taking issue seriously.'
Israel Set to Compensate Turkey Over Mavi MarmaraTurkish officials say compensation deal to be signed soon over infamous 'Gaza Flotilla' incident in 2010.
Israel Best Country for Women in Middle EastWorld Economic Forum poll puts Israel way ahead of its Muslim neighbors in terms of women's basic rights and freedoms.
EU Blames Israel for 'Humanitarian Crisis' in GazaEgyptian crackdown on Gaza terror tunnels, energy supplies is Israel's fault, EU claims.
Berlin Voices Support for Peace Talks, Two StatesGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel advocates two-state solution ahead of visit, claims she will speak to Netanyahu over the talks' progress.
Syrian Regime Say Israel, US Undermining TalksAssad regime's chief negotiator says Israel and America are to blame for floundering peace talks with rebels.
A Look Back At Israel's History - Facebook StyleInspiring video offers a look at Israel's past from the founding of the modern state, in the engaging 'A Look Back' format.
WATCH: Iranian TV Simulates Attack on Israel, USIn latest belligerent move, Iranian state television airs documentary showing simulated missile attacks on Israel, US.
'Allah Gave Israel to The Jews, Palestine Made Up'Muslim scholar in Jordan attacks 'Palestinians' for distorting Koran, Jews given Israel 'until Day of Judgement.'
EU Deports 70% of its Illegal ImmigrantsThe EU, which has slammed Israel over staged infiltrator protests, is guilty of deporting 70% of its own infiltrators.
Turkey-Cyprus Clash Shows Israel 'NATO Defender'Turkey forces Norwegian ship out of Cypriot waters. Analyst says 'Israel is now heart of NATO's southeastern flank.'
Georgian PM in Israel to Sign Trade AgreementIrakli Garibashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia, visits Israel to strengthen economic ties.
Israel Among Ten Most Powerful Nations In WorldRecent study of National Power Index ranks Israel tenth; research is composite index of factors including military and economic capability.
The Not Quite Dead SeaHow a controversial international project could save the eighth wonder of the world.
PA: Israel 'Imposed Its Agenda' on TalksSenior PLO official claims Israel forcing agenda of recognition of Jewish state and Jordan Valley security on John Kerry.
Hamas: 'Israel Has Eight Years Left'Hamas' Interior Minister claims Palestinian Arabs to 'liberate' Israel by 2022.
Doctor Explains Why Israelis Study Medicine AbroadIsraeli who recently graduated Italian medical school talks about his motives and challenges in studying abroad.
'Jordan Should Be Involved in Negotiations'Advisor to Jordan's King Abdullah II insists that Amman should protect its interests by being involved in talks.
Taglit Record: 1,600 Participants Arrive In 1 DayBirthright program brings record number in 39 groups from around the world, aims to connect young Jews to Israel.
Secret Peace Talk Contents Revealed By PA SourcesUS 'offensive' aims for Jan. interim agreement, Jerusalem internationally managed, Israeli withdrawals and 'earned' Jewishness.
Erekat: PA Ready for 12-Month Interim DealPLO official claims PA ready for interim deal. The catch: meeting the PA's demands on a number of key issues.
In Jerusalem, Israel and China Seek Stronger TiesAt meeting with PM Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Wang Yi expresses hopes for economic collaboration, political understanding.
Photos: The 'Other' Storm - Israel's FloodsFlooding hits Tel Aviv, Gaza, Negev hard over the weekend as snow begins to subside in Jerusalem. Israel aiding Gaza.
Unprecedented Snowfall ContinuesMinistry of Transportation urges drivers to stay home as they attempt to clear Jerusalem roads; regional updates for Negev and other areas.
OPCW Head: Israel Should Renounce Chemical WeaponsHead of Nobel winner OPCW says Israel should join the Chemical Weapons Convention, just like Syria did.
Fars: Israel, Saudi Arabia Making 'Stuxnet 2'Iranian news agency Fars claims Israel, Saudi Arabia in cahoots to sabotage nuclear program, amid rumors of partnership.
Israel's New 'Cyber Gym' Trains Cyber-WarfareNew facility trains IT and infrastructure company employees to defend against cyber attacks. Israel 'is the most-attacked country' online.
Mortar Hits Israeli Golan Town, IDF Trades FireIDF fires back after shot at by Syrian army. Clash follows mortar shell that hit outskirts of Druze town Majdal Shams.
Canadian PM Sings After Announcing Israel TripFollowing announcement of first Israel trip in 2014, Stephen Harper sings classics at JNF gala dinner.
Australia Criticizes UN Condemnation of IsraelAustralia shifts position to abstain on 2 UN anti-Israel resolutions, FM pans them as 'one-sided' and 'pre-judging' peace talk outcomes.
Israel Accepted to Join UN Human Rights CouncilIsrael slated for membership in Western European and Others Group, formal invitation to come soon from oft-critical UNHRC.
Hanukkah Begins Tonight; Celebrations WorldwideThe Jewish people celebrate the Festival of Lights, in memory of the Maccabees' victory over the Greeks; first candle is lit.