PA invites European officials to serve as observers in elections

PA invites European officials to serve as observers in elections

PA extends official invitations to the European Parliament and EU to serve as observers in upcoming general elections.Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 6:37 AM
Macron and Biden agree to cooperate on Iran

Macron and Biden agree to cooperate on Iran

French President and US President speak for the first time, agree to act together for peace in the Middle East.Elad Benari, Yesterday, 6:05 AM
Moshe Ya'alon: Returning to earlier policies would be a mistake

Moshe Ya'alon: Returning to earlier policies would be a mistake

Telem party leader shares his thoughts on the new governments in America and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:40 PM
Israel opens embassy in UAE

Israel opens embassy in UAE

Ambassador Eitan Na'eh arrives in Abu Dhabi, officially opening Israel's embassy in the United Arab Emirates.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:01 PM
Biden will continue Trump's Abraham Accords framework, says NSA

Biden will continue Trump's Abraham Accords framework, says NSA

New National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan tells top Israeli official Biden administration will 'build on' Trump's Mideast peace process.David Rosenberg, Sunday, 5:30 PM
UAE approves opening of embassy in Israel

UAE approves opening of embassy in Israel

United Arab Emirates announces plans to open embassy in Tel Aviv, after cabinet approves embassy plan.David Rosenberg, Sunday, 3:58 PM
Egypt to begin coronavirus vaccinations on Sunday

Egypt to begin coronavirus vaccinations on Sunday

Egypt received its first shipment of vaccines developed by China National Pharmaceutical Group last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 5:38 AM
Saudi Arabia intercepts 'hostile target' over Riyadh

Saudi Arabia intercepts 'hostile target' over Riyadh

It is unclear whether the "hostile air target" was fired by Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 4:51 AM
Iran's FM: We will not cooperate with the US on Israel

Iran's FM: We will not cooperate with the US on Israel

Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran may cooperate with the US on issues such as oil and security in the Gulf, but not on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 4:26 AM
Iranian activist: 'I am a criminal for using Twitter, please listen to me'

Iranian activist: 'I am a criminal for using Twitter, please listen to me'

Iranian journalist and activist Masih Alinejad pleads for social media not to provide dictators with a platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 7:48 PM
Zarif to Biden: Return to nuclear deal without demanding concessions

Zarif to Biden: Return to nuclear deal without demanding concessions

Iran’s Foreign Minister urges Biden to "choose a better path" by returning to 2015 nuclear deal without renegotiating it.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 10:13 PM
Twitter bans Khamenei's account

Twitter bans Khamenei's account

Twitter permanently bans account connected to Iran's Supreme Leader after it called for an attack on Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 8:37 PM
PA to purchase doses of Russian vaccine

PA to purchase doses of Russian vaccine

PA will purchase about 100,000 doses of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, its envoy to Moscow says.Elad Benari, Friday, 6:35 AM
Israel and Morocco sign agreement on direct flights

Israel and Morocco sign agreement on direct flights

The two countries agreed to normalize ties in a US-brokered agreement at the start of December.Elad Benari, Friday, 4:40 AM
PA pressuring: Allow elections in Jerusalem

PA pressuring: Allow elections in Jerusalem

PA cabinet leader asks international community to pressure Israel to allow PA parliament elections in eastern Jerusalem as well.Dalit Halevi, Friday, 4:12 AM
Dramatic consultations with Prime Minister about Yom Kippur War

Dramatic consultations with Prime Minister about Yom Kippur War

Several consultations with Prime Minister Golda Meir show the decision making process as the war went on.Shlomo Witty, Thursday, 6:23 PM
PA cabinet leader: Abbas will be our candidate in the elections

PA cabinet leader: Abbas will be our candidate in the elections

Mohammad Shtayyeh confirms that PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas will be Fatah’s candidate in the elections expected to be held in July.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:41 AM
Iran's FM: Trump is relegated to the dustbin of history

Iran's FM: Trump is relegated to the dustbin of history

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif celebrates end of Trump's term.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:13 AM
PA calls for international pressure on Israel

PA calls for international pressure on Israel

Abbas spokesman: Israeli construction in "occupied Palestinian lands" requires a strong international response.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 5:38 AM
UAE signs agreement to purchase F-35s from US

UAE signs agreement to purchase F-35s from US

UAE and US sign agreement on sale of F-35 jets and armed drones just before Trump leaves office.Elad Benari, Thursday, 5:04 AM
President of Tunisia apologizes to Jewish community

President of Tunisia apologizes to Jewish community

President had seemingly blamed “thieving Jews” for Tunisia's woes.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 6:27 PM
Tunisian president blames country's problems on 'thieving Jews'

Tunisian president blames country's problems on 'thieving Jews'

As deteriorating economic situation sparks renewed social protests, Tunisia's president says 'thieving Jews' are to blame for crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:36 PM
'Biden's Iran policies could pose existential threat to Israel'

'Biden's Iran policies could pose existential threat to Israel'

Senator Ted Cruz warns that incoming Biden administration likely to try to appease Iran - endangering Israel's existence.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 11:16 AM
Iranian president calls on Biden to return to nuclear deal

Iranian president calls on Biden to return to nuclear deal

'The ball is in America's court,' says Rouhani. 'Rejoin the nuclear deal, and we'll respect our commitments again.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:05 AM
Iran blacklists Trump over 'terrorist and anti-human rights acts'

Iran blacklists Trump over 'terrorist and anti-human rights acts'

The move is unlikely to have any impact on the outgoing US President as he is not known to have any assets in Iran.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 6:12 AM
Biden's pick for Defense Secretary: Iran poses a threat to our allies

Biden's pick for Defense Secretary: Iran poses a threat to our allies

Lloyd Austin warns: If Iran were to get nuclear capability, most every problem we deal with in the region would be tougher to deal with.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 3:58 AM
Hamas leader: Violence is our weapon

Hamas leader: Violence is our weapon

Ahead of his group joining the PLO, Ismail Haniyeh reiterates that "the Palestinian resistance against Israel will not stop."Dalit Halevi, Tuesday, 6:45 AM
Britain 'seriously concerned' about Israel's construction plans

Britain 'seriously concerned' about Israel's construction plans

British government criticizes Israel’s decision to approve the construction of hundreds of new housing units in Samaria.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 5:40 AM
PA demands that elections be held in eastern Jerusalem

PA demands that elections be held in eastern Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority asks the European Union to help it ensure the participation of eastern Jerusalem residents in parliamentary elections.Dalit Halevi, Tuesday, 4:44 AM
Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally

Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally

Dozens of Sudanese protesters burn Israeli flag during rally against Sudan’s normalization deal with Israel.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 4:23 AM
PA hopes Biden will stop Israel's 'settlement attack'

PA hopes Biden will stop Israel's 'settlement attack'

PA cabinet leader urges US president-elect to act to halt Israel's "settlement activity in Judea and Samaria."Dalit Halevi, Tuesday, 3:08 AM
Report: Nine dead in air strikes in Iraq

Report: Nine dead in air strikes in Iraq

Arab media reports US air strikes targeted Iraqi army and Shiite militias near Baghdad. US official: There were no US strikes in the area.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 2:27 AM
PA to receive Russian COVID vaccine on Tuesday

PA to receive Russian COVID vaccine on Tuesday

PA’s “civil affairs minister” is scheduled to return from Russia with a shipment of about 5,000 doses of the Sputnik vaccine.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 1:05 AM
UAE postpones Israeli visa exemption by half year due to coronavirus

UAE postpones Israeli visa exemption by half year due to coronavirus

Israelis traveling to UAE will need to secure tourist visa prior to flight, UAE announces, as coronavirus pandemic continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2021, 8:48 AM
Jordan condemns new Israeli construction in Samaria

Jordan condemns new Israeli construction in Samaria

Jordan says Israel’s approval of the construction of nearly 800 new housing units in Samaria is a "flagrant violation of international law".Elad Benari, 1/18/2021, 6:38 AM
Iran's FM: We don't shy from crushing aggressors

Iran's FM: We don't shy from crushing aggressors

Iranian Foreign Minister issues a warning to the US after it deploys B-52 bomber aircraft to the Middle East.Elad Benari, 1/18/2021, 6:07 AM
Report: Hamas won't nominate candidate for PA leadership

Report: Hamas won't nominate candidate for PA leadership

Hamas does not intend to nominate a candidate for PA leadership election but could support an independent candidate.Elad Benari, 1/18/2021, 5:36 AM
Iran to IAEA: Don't publish 'unnecessary' details on our nuclear program

Iran to IAEA: Don't publish 'unnecessary' details on our nuclear program

Iran urges United Nations’ nuclear watchdog to avoid publishing details on Iran’s nuclear program that may cause confusion.Elad Benari, 1/18/2021, 2:01 AM
Morocco becomes second Arab country to promote combating anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism

Morocco becomes second Arab country to promote combating anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism

Official Moroccan government-backed institution joins agreement with US to fight anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/17/2021, 10:43 PM
Analyst says PA elections are a smokescreen

Analyst says PA elections are a smokescreen

Arab affairs analyst Ehud Yaari says that the upcoming PA elections are a show at best.Shlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 4:56 PM
Iran launches anti-warship ballistic missiles during drill

Iran launches anti-warship ballistic missiles during drill

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard conducts drill launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in the Indian Ocean.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2021, 6:06 AM
Four companies to provide vaccines to Palestinian Authority

Four companies to provide vaccines to Palestinian Authority

PA reports 13 new deaths from COVID-19 and 847 new cases of the virus.Dalit Halevi, 1/17/2021, 4:09 AM
French FM: US and Iran must return to nuclear deal

French FM: US and Iran must return to nuclear deal

French Foreign Minister: Iran is in the process of acquiring nuclear weapons, time to bring Iran and the US back into 2015 deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2021, 3:22 AM
US Central Command's mission to include Israel

US Central Command's mission to include Israel

Israel will be included in the military sphere managed by the head of US Central Command in wake of normalization with Arab states.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/15/2021, 9:04 PM
Abbas issues decree for PA elections

Abbas issues decree for PA elections

PA chairman orders legislative elections for May 22, followed by a “presidential” election on July 31.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/15/2021, 8:21 PM
PA official: Elections could take place in May

PA official: Elections could take place in May

Member of Fatah central committee says Abbas will meet with members of Elections Commission to set dates for elections.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2021, 6:46 AM
Israel increases efforts to expose the Iranian threat to global security

Israel increases efforts to expose the Iranian threat to global security

Ambassador Erdan demands the Security Council act against Iran: Israel will take all necessary measures to protect its citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2021, 2:09 AM
Israeli team competes in Saudi motor rally

Israeli team competes in Saudi motor rally

An Israeli rally team is taking part in the Dakar rally in Saudi Arabia, openly and with official approvalShlomo Witty, 1/14/2021, 11:36 PM
Watch: Iranian navy holds large missile drill in Gulf of Oman

Watch: Iranian navy holds large missile drill in Gulf of Oman

Iranian Navy flexes muscle in large army missile drill in the Gulf of Oman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2021, 10:56 AM
Report: Iran has 'suicide drones,' capable of hitting Israeli targets, in Yemen

Report: Iran has 'suicide drones,' capable of hitting Israeli targets, in Yemen

Iranian UAVs positioned in northern Yemen assessed to have effective range of 2,000 to 2,200 kilometers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2021, 10:16 AM
Iran starts work on uranium metal-based fuel

Iran starts work on uranium metal-based fuel

The move marks Iran’s latest breach of the nuclear deal it signed with six major powers in 2015.Elad Benari, 1/14/2021, 6:20 AM
Convicted terrorist could run for PA leadership

Convicted terrorist could run for PA leadership

Marwan Barghouti, who is serving time in Israeli prison for involvement in the murder of Israelis, considering running in PA election.Dalit Halevi, 1/14/2021, 6:07 AM
Hamas credits Abbas rival for aid to Gaza

Hamas credits Abbas rival for aid to Gaza

Hamas thanks Mahmoud Dahlan, longtime rival of PA chairman, for his help in securing assistance to Gaza from the UAE.Elad Benari, 1/13/2021, 6:26 AM
'We are not obligated to provide Palestinians with vaccines'

'We are not obligated to provide Palestinians with vaccines'

Former Ambassador Alan Baker says Israel is not obligated to provide vaccines to PA, and international criticism on this is unjustified.Nitsan Keidar, 1/13/2021, 5:35 AM
US to brand Yemen's Houthi rebels as terror group

US to brand Yemen's Houthi rebels as terror group

Trump administration targets Iran-backed Shi'ite rebel group in Yemen, eyes terror labelling.i24NEWS, 1/12/2021, 10:21 PM
EU alarmed by Iran's accelerated uranium enrichment activities

EU alarmed by Iran's accelerated uranium enrichment activities

EU 'regrets worrying steps by Iran,' after IAEA chief estimates Iran can process 10 kilos of 20% enriched uranium per month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2021, 8:25 AM
PA: The entire settlement enterprise is 'illegal'

PA: The entire settlement enterprise is 'illegal'

Abbas spokesman blasts Israeli approval of hundreds of housing units in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2021, 6:18 AM