Erdogan backtracks, will meet Pence and Pompeo

Turkish president walks back refusal to meet with US VP, Secretary of State amid pressure, sanctions over attack on the Kurds.Gary Willig, Yesterday, 4:52 PM

Netanyahu cancels visit to Japan

PM cancels trip to attend inauguration of new Japanese Emperor in light of continued political uncertainty in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 8:34 PM

Netanyahu submits official pardon request to Putin

PM asks Russian president to grant amnesty to Israeli woman sentenced to 7.5 years for carrying cannabis.Gary Willig, Tuesday, 7:28 PM

Russian hacker would even be prosecuted in Russia

Alexei Burkov's lawyer: Even if he goes to Russia he will be prosecuted.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 2:26 PM

Naama - held hostage by the Russians

Israeli source confirms Israel's refusal to swap Russian hacker for Israeli arrested for marijuana possession.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 3:12 PM

Ethiopian PM wins Nobel prize for peacemaking with neighbor

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize for restoring relations with neighboring Eritrea.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 12:50 PM

Jewish woman stabbed to death in South Africa

Dr. Mirah Wilks, a psychologist who moved from Israel as a young girl, stabbed to death in her South Africa home by gang of armed robbers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 1:05 AM

Israeli rabbi saves boy from drowning in India

Rabbi Menachem Bakush rescues 10-year-old who fell into a river in India.Gary Willig, Thursday, 10:59 PM

Death threats sent to Jewish boy forced to kiss Muslim's shoes

Jewish 12-year-old in Australia who was forced to kiss Muslim peer's shoes receives messages threatening that he'll be slaughtered.Marcy Oster, JTA, Thursday, 10:45 PM

Netanyahu thanks Merkel for stand against anti-Semitism

Prime Minister Netanyahu says it is important to step up efforts against the phenomenon of anti-Semitism and the chancellor agrees.Hezki Baruch, Thursday, 8:36 PM

Herzog to Merkel: Protect Jewish institutions

Jewish Agency chairman writes to German chancellor following shooting attack at synagogue on Yom Kippur.Isaac Herzog, Thursday, 6:59 PM

Danon: International community must declare war on anti-Semitism

Israeli ambassador to the UN calls on body to condemn attack on German synagogue on Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:47 PM

Shaked: Kurdish state is in Israel's interests

Yamina leader calls on Israeli government, Western world to support establishment of an independent Kurdistan.Ayelet Shaked, 10/9/2019, 11:14 PM

Cyprus buys Israeli drones amid tensions with Turkey

Cyprus acquires four Israeli drone aircraft to patrol island's waters during searches for natural gas, amid tensions with Turkey.AFP, 10/8/2019, 8:15 AM

Trump threatens to 'obliterate' Turkish economy

US President warns Turkish government not to do anything "off limits" in Syria.Gary Willig, 10/7/2019, 7:03 PM

Netanyahu, Putin, exchange good wishes via telephone

PM Netanyahu speaks by telephone with Russian President Vladimir Putin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 3:36 PM

Israeli woman killed in diving accident in Thailand

22-year-old woman dies while diving during family vacation in Thailand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 4:54 PM

'Israel will miss opportunities if no government formed'

Ambassador Davud Friedman says Trump Administration believes Netanyahu's pledge to annex Jordan Valley does not preclude political solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 9:47 AM

'We are seeking non-aggression pacts with Arab states'

Minister Yisrael Katz says he presented idea for agreements with leaders of the Gulf states at the UN last month, work underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 8:59 AM

North Korea breaks off talks with US

North Korean chief negotiator says US was not flexible in nuclear talks. State Department: The discussions were good.Ben Ariel, 10/6/2019, 5:23 AM

India on high alert amid terror threats to Jewish, Hindu targets

Security increased in India's capital amid fears Pakistani terror group may strike Hindu and Jewish targets during holiday season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2019, 2:07 PM

Australian Jewish boy forced to kiss Muslim classmate’s shoes

2 cases of bullying against Australian Jewish kids spark outcry, after one called 'Jewish cockroach', other forced to kiss Muslim's shoes.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 10/4/2019, 7:18 AM

Security Council to discuss North Korea's missile test

UN Security Council expected to hold-closed door talks on North Korea's test of submarine-launched ballistic missile.Elad Benari, 10/4/2019, 1:01 AM

North Korea 'conveys message that time is not on the US' side'

North Korea confirms it tested a submarine-launched missile a day after it said it would renew nuclear talks with Washington this weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 10:54 PM

One-year anniversary of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Outside Saudi consulate in Istanbul, UN officials, activists mark year since Saudi journalist was murdered - his body never identified.i24News, 10/3/2019, 9:37 AM

North Korea confirms test of ballistic missile

North Korea confirms it successfully tested a new type of submarine-launched ballistic missile.Elad Benari, 10/3/2019, 2:08 AM

'Argentine authorities must wake up to anti-Semitism'

WZO, Argentinian Jewish organizations publish study on worrying trends of anti-Semitism in Argentina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2019, 10:38 PM

Pompeo takes questions on Trump-Ukraine call

US Secretary Pompeo: We will not tolerate people on Capitol Hill bullying State Department employees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2019, 4:39 PM

Trial begins for British woman who accused Israelis of gang rape

British teen accused of making false rape complaint against 12 Israelis heads to court as trial begins Wednesday.David Rosenberg, 10/2/2019, 2:02 PM

North Korea fires missile

North Korea carries out projectile launch after announcing talks with the US.Ben Ariel, 10/2/2019, 3:44 AM

Rouhani leaves Trump hanging in phone call

Iranian president refuses to show up for 3-way call with Trump, Macron over continuation of sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 9:20 PM

Report: Trump, Rouhani agreed to French plan

Iranian president agrees to, then backs out of, agreement with US brokered by French president at the UN.Gary Willig, 10/1/2019, 8:08 PM

Watch: 20 hurt in Taiwan bridge collapse

Bridge collapses hours after town struck by typhoon, multiple people still missing.Gary Willig, 10/1/2019, 8:00 PM

Exiled Syrian director sends New Year's greetings to Israelis

Writer and Director Kamal Alhasson blesses "our Israeli brothers" with "a year of peace, security and victory over Iran."Mordechai Sones, 9/29/2019, 12:01 PM

Will US sanctions be removed in exchange for talks?

Iranian Pres. Rouhani claims US offered to remove all sanctions in exchange for talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 4:30 PM

Meet Israel's new ambassador to Italy

'Israelis love Italy and the Italians,' says Dror Eydar, Israel's new ambassador to Italy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 1:28 PM

Body of Jewish millionaire found in sewerage

Body of Tob Cohen, 71, discovered in his home's sewage drain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 10:03 AM

'No one can separate the Jewish People from their homeland'

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz addresses UN General Assembly: We must stop Iran today, in order to prevent war tomorrow.Ido Ben Porat, 9/27/2019, 1:55 AM

Israeli journalist kicked out of Rouhani press conference in NY

Israeli journalist told live-streamed press conference a "closed event" at the UN.Gary Willig, 9/26/2019, 8:55 PM

Abbas: All agreements void if Israel annexes Jordan Valley

PA chairman says he would give his last dollar to pay terrorists during speech at the UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 7:57 PM

Israel to Russia: Iran must withdraw from Syria

Israeli FM Yisrael Katz meets Russian FM Sergey Lavrov at UN, discuss how to restore stability to Middle East.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 5:31 PM

What do the nations of the world wish the State of Israel?

Diplomats from around the world offer their blessings ahead of the Rosh Hashanah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 4:37 PM

Ukrainian President: Nobody pushed me to probe Biden

US, Ukrainian presidents meet in New York, agree nothing untoward in July phone conversation.Gary Willig, 9/25/2019, 10:59 PM

Malaysia PM at Columbia: Why can't I speak against Jews?

Mahathir Mohamad speaks at Ivy League university, says 'free speech' protects his right to be anti-Semitic.Josefin Dolsten/JTA, 9/25/2019, 9:17 PM

25-year-old Jerusalem man killed in Georgia accident

Haredi man visiting Georgia dies from injuries suffered in a traffic accident in Tbilisi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2019, 3:07 PM

Gandhi's Rosh Hashanah message discovered

Handwritten letter from Gandhi to Zionist leader written when World War II began offers Rosh Hashanah greetings to 'your afflicted people.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/25/2019, 2:44 PM

Netanyahu on attack on Saudi Arabia: Iran did it.

PM: Pressure is the only way to stop Iran's aggression.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2019, 7:13 PM

Trump: Iran on fanatical quest for nukes

US President delivers remarks at annual UN gathering in New York.Gary Willig, 9/24/2019, 5:14 PM

Survey: Most Israelis view UN unfavorably

65% of Israelis hold unfavorable view of UN, significantly more than percentage found in any of the 31 other countries in Pew survey.Tal Polon, 9/24/2019, 2:48 PM

'Unprecedented' UN report on anti-Sermitism

Landmark UN report details right-wing, left-wing, and Islamic anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 10:22 PM

'Hamas has tortured our family for 5 years'

Mother of soldier whose body has been held in Gaza addresses UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 6:19 PM

Iran releases British flagged oil tanker

The Stena Impero, seized by Iran in July, now 'free to leave', says Iran, ending stand-off with Britain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 2:45 PM

Report: Israel conducted nuclear experiment in 1979

Experts believe a double flash over the South Atlantic 40 years ago was an Israeli nuclear test.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2019, 3:45 AM

France: Trump-Rouhani meeting not a priority

French Foreign Minister says his country’s main aim at UN General Assembly is to de-escalate tensions between the United States and Iran.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 3:07 AM

'Hamas inhumanity knows no bounds'

Mother of soldier held by Hamas in Gaza to address UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 1:45 PM

Hezbollah operative who hijacked plane arrested 34 years later

Greek police arrest terrorist responsible for hijacking of flight out of Athens in 1985, murder of US citizen aboard flight.Gary Willig, 9/22/2019, 10:27 AM

'Israel will have no better friend than Kelly Craft'

US ambassador to UN expresses support for Israel. Israeli ambassador Danon: We welcome your presence here.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2019, 8:07 PM