Early voting begins in Israel's 3rd Knesset election

In 96 diplomatic missions around the world, voters cast ballots in the Israeli Knesset election. Voting down in China due to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2020, 1:13 PM

Two Israelis leave coronavirus-striken ship in Japan

First Israeli passengers disembark from Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Ten others to remain on board until Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2020, 11:16 AM

Passengers begin disembarking from coronavirus-stricken ship

Passengers begin disembarking from the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Among them are 12 Israelis who will return to Israel on Friday.Elad Benari, 2/19/2020, 4:31 AM

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak reaches 2,000

132 more people die in epicenter of the outbreak of the coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 2,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2020, 3:29 AM

First news from China - is there a cure?

Expert talks about coronavirus patients who healed and whose blood helped other patients: 'Every blood donation can save 8-10 people.'Shimon Cohen, 2/18/2020, 4:09 PM

A 'nightmare' for Israeli woman's parents on quarantined ship

'Things are getting worse on quarantined cruise ship,' says relative of Israelis stuck on board Diamond Princess.i24NEWS, 2/18/2020, 2:55 PM

Turkey: Hundreds arrested in latest round of purges

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan cracks down on internal political opposition, orders the arrest of 700 people.Eitan Divinsky, 2/18/2020, 12:13 PM

'Israeli coronavirus victims in Japan are in good condition'

Israeli delegation visits 3 Israeli citizens being treated in Japanese hospitals for coronavirus. 'The hospitals are treating them well.'David Rosenberg, 2/18/2020, 11:02 AM

Israelis on coronavirus-stricken ship to be returned to Israel

Israel reaches agreement with Japan for return of Israelis held on quarantined cruise ship. Israeli officials to visit infected travelers.David Rosenberg, 2/18/2020, 10:05 AM

Entry to foreigners from several Asian countries banned

Health, Interior Ministries bans entry from Macau, Thailand, Singapore and Hong Kong as Coronavirus outbreak continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 10:14 PM

Hope for Israelis on Coronavirus-stricken ship

Insurance companies finance private jet to bring Israelis on quarantined ship back to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 6:00 PM

Aircraft carrying one ton of gold forced to land

'A story, if not linked to the Holocaust, certainly endangers the security of Israel and Jewish communities worldwide.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 4:26 PM

Israel working to return Israelis from quarantined cruise ship

Preparations underway for return of 12 of the 15 Israelis trapped on quarantined cruise ship at Japanese dock. Infected travelers to remain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 2:44 PM

Americans evacuated from cruise ship suffering from coronavirus

US citizens on board quarantined cruise ship at Japanese dock returned to the US - but 14 of them found to have contracted coronavirus.David Rosenberg, 2/17/2020, 10:11 AM

Rivlin to travel to Oceania for historic summit

Israeli President Rivlin to meet with leaders of Pacific Islands' for historic summit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2020, 9:02 AM

3 Israelis on cruise ship test positive for coronavirus

Health Ministry confirms that 3 Israelis on Diamond Princess ship have been infected and are hospitalized in Japan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2020, 9:45 AM

Israeli ambassadors were asked to work on Shabbat - and refused

Israeli ambassadors refuse orders to meet their countries' foreign ministers on Shabbat to discuss peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2020, 10:59 PM

Japan rejects Israel's request to remove nationals from ship

Israel asked that its passengers be allowed to leave cruise ship quarantined for coronavirus. Japan said no.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/14/2020, 8:59 AM

US offers to help North Korea with coronavirus

State Department says US “deeply concerned” about possible impact of a coronavirus outbreak in North Korea.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2020, 3:04 AM

Watch: US seizes ship carrying 150 Iranian missiles

USS Normandy seizes ship carrying Iranian weapons to Yemen in Arabian Sea.Gary Willig, 2/13/2020, 10:01 PM

ANALYSIS: Turkey on crash course with Russia over Syria

War is brewing between Turkish forces and the pro-Assad coalition in northeastern Syria as Turkish military casualties mount.Yochanan Visser, 2/13/2020, 8:39 PM

Israeli Krav Maga experts train Brazil police officers

Israeli fighting sport gains popularity in Brazil as police officers are trained in the sport.i24News, 2/13/2020, 6:40 PM

'US will never cooperate with anti-Israel blacklists'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says decision by UN Human Rights Commissioner to publish list of 112 companies shows 'unrelenting bias.'Gary Willig, 2/13/2020, 5:44 PM

The terror behind the UN blacklist

Strategic Affairs Ministry uncovers terrorist connections of NGOs involved in development, release of UN Human Rights Council blacklist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2020, 4:40 PM

Greenblatt: Buy from companies on UN blacklist

Ex US envoy: UN blacklist of companies that do business in Judea and Samaria is 'outrageous,' ppl should counter list, 'do the opposite.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2020, 10:41 AM

44 new cases of coronavirus infection on cruise ship in Japan

Out of some 3,500 passengers and crew, 218 people have been infected with the virus. In China, number of dead jumps to 1,350.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2020, 8:54 AM

UN blacklists 112 companies for working in Judea and Samaria

Human Rights Council publishes list of companies which operate in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 4:16 PM

Israel attempts to extricate citizens from Coronavirus ship

Foreign Ministry asks Japanese authorities to remove 15 Israeli citizens from ship quarantined due to Coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 3:56 PM

New EU project: Free trip to 'occupied Palestinian territory'

European Union launches project offering free all-inclusive trip to photographers who want to capture life in 'occupied' Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 2:46 PM

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak passes 1,000

Chinese authorities report 108 additional deaths from the new coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 1,018.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2020, 6:39 AM

UN: North Korea enhanced nuclear program in breach of sanctions

New UN report finds North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year in breach of sanctions.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2020, 4:35 AM

Israeli woman on coronavirus-stricken ship has fever

Woman on quarantined ship with 135 cases of coronavirus off Japanese coast suffering from fever, flu-like symptoms. Death toll tops 900.David Rosenberg, 2/10/2020, 2:13 PM

'Over 1.5 mllion people infected with coronavirus'

Guo Wengui claims true coronavirus numbers are far higher than what China has been admitting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 9:19 AM

Criticism of US Mideast plan softened in UN draft resolution

Palestinian Authority preparing to submit resolution to the UN Security Council challenging Trump's Mideast peace plan.AFP, 2/9/2020, 10:49 PM

Israeli man shows how his family is handling quarantine in China

In quarantined Chinese city, Israeli dad documents how his family is dealing with the coronavirus scare.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/9/2020, 8:43 PM

Chabad goes door-to-door in China distributing medical facemasks

Jewish community of Shanghai helps combat spread of coronavirus by handing out medical facemasks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 4:25 PM

Thai soldier who carried out shooting rampage killed

Thai security forces kill soldier who carried out a shooting rampage that left at least 21 people dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 4:29 AM

Rivlin to Peru: Pardon Israeli suspected of smuggling drugs

Pres. Rivlin writes to Peruvian President, requesting clemency for Hodaya Monsongo, who has been under arrest there for several months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2020, 8:33 PM

Thailand: Twenty dead after soldier goes on shooting rampage

Thai soldier, killed his commanding officer before stealing weapons from a military camp and going on a shooting rampageArutz Sheva, 2/8/2020, 7:12 PM

Shanghai Jews donate face masks to combat coronavirus

Jewish community of Shanghai donates thousands of face masks to children's hospital to help combat spread of coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2020, 11:10 AM

Watch: Final US evacuation flight from Wuhan

Inside a US evacuation flight from Wuhan amid coronavirus outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 11:08 PM

New Jersey and Israel honor righteous Holocaust-era diplomats

New Jersey - Israel Commission opens exhibition 'Beyond Duty: Diplomats Recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 10:21 PM

2 Israelis injured in Istanbul plane accident

There were 183 passengers on the plane which broke in two. 3 were killed, another 179 injured to varying degrees and evacuated to hospitals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2020, 8:35 AM

EU issues special grant to illegal PA outposts

European Union donates 6 million Euros to illegal PA outposts in Area C one day after threatening Israel over proposed annexation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 8:08 PM

Khamenei: Trump's plan will die before Trump

Iranian supreme leader says Arab terrorist organizations will 'rise up and carry on the resistance' against Trump's 'Deal of the Century.'AFP, 2/5/2020, 6:38 PM

Sudanese army supports leader's meeting with Netanyahu

Military says meeting between General al-Burhan and Netanyahu in Uganda was "in the interest of Sudan's security."AFP, 2/5/2020, 3:25 PM

15 Israelis aboard quarantined Japanese ship

Over 3,700 passengers, including 15 Israelis, aboard Japanese cruise ship quarantined after 10 people were diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 11:52 AM

Poll: Israelis the strongest backers of Trump's foreign policy

Trump's highest marks for foreign policy come from Israel, compared to lowest marks from Germany, where just 6% approve of his policies.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/5/2020, 7:30 AM

Guterres: UN 'safeguards' international law in Middle East

UN Secretary-General says organization only accepts solution based on pre-1967 lines following release of US peace plan.AFP, 2/4/2020, 9:47 PM

Argentina judge who led case against coverup of Iran terror dies

Claudio Bonadio, judge who presided over investigation against former Argentine president Cristina Kirchner for Iran bombing coverup, dies.AFP, 2/4/2020, 6:37 PM

Israel blasts "unfortunate" threat by EU

Foreign Ministry responds to EU High Representative statement that application of sovereignty would not go "unchallenged."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2020, 4:58 PM

Yisrael Beytenu's US partner cuts ties

Group that represented Yisrael Beytenu in the US cuts ties with the Israeli party over its anti-religious campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2020, 2:21 PM

Iran to stop providing information on Ukraine Airlines crash

Iran announces end of cooperation with Ukraine authorities on crash investigation, blames decision on leak of secret recording.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2020, 2:02 PM

Kushner to present peace plan to UN Security Council

President Trump's adviser, son-in-law to discuss details of 'Deal of the Century' at closed door meeting with UN Security Council.AFP, 2/3/2020, 7:47 PM

Secret meeting between Netanyahu, Sudanese leader

PM discusses possible normalization of ties with chairman of Sovereignty Council of Sudan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 6:59 PM

Uganda considering opening embassy in Jerusalem

PM Netanyahu hopes Israel, Uganda will open embassies in each other's capitals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 4:56 PM

African marijuana boom draws Israeli investors

Israeli investors are increasingly drawn to marijuana producers in Africa, which enjoy low labor costs and minimal regulation.i24NEWS, 2/3/2020, 3:43 PM