Abbas spokesman: He's ready for meeting with Netanyahu

PA chairman's spokesman claims Abbas is ready for three-way meeting with Israel in Moscow if Putin calls for one.Elad Benari, 2/28/2019, 4:06 AM

'The crisis of the downed plane is behind us'

Senior official summarizes meeting between Netanyahu and Putin, saying no restrictions were defined for Israel's activity in Syria.Nitzan Keidar, 2/27/2019, 9:15 PM

Netanyahu: Israel-Russia relations preventing Syria flare-up

PM Netanyahu meets Russian President Putin. 'We are determined to combat Iran's aggression.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 4:53 PM

'I saw the video and I was shocked'

Netanyahu renounces Likud campaign ad showing graves of soldiers. "I understand the bereaved families because I am part of them."Elad Benari, 2/27/2019, 1:04 AM

Annual forum for dozens of Moscow’s Chabad Shluchim

Forum for Chabad emissaries in Moscow hosts about forty people, each representing a different region of the Russian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2019, 3:45 PM

Russia, Turkey and Iran hail US withdrawal from Syria

Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani say US withdrawal from Syria is a positive step that would help stabilize the situation.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2019, 3:35 AM

Will Russia disconnect from the Internet?

In Russia, they prefer to build a local network and control it. Official excuse: Preventing cyberattacks.NPR, 2/14/2019, 11:27 PM

Russian FM speaks out against 'Deal of the Century'

Sergei Lavrov says US administration's peace plan will "destroy everything" that has been done so far.Ben Ariel, 2/13/2019, 6:02 AM

Russia: US policy could lead to Israel-Lebanon war

Russia’s Ambassador to Lebanon says US trying to "sow discord" in the region, warns its policy could spark Israel-Lebanon conflict.Ben Ariel, 2/10/2019, 6:37 AM

Russia: We won't move embassy to Jerusalem

Despite steps to recognize western Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Russia says it won't transfer its embassy.David Rosenberg, 2/8/2019, 9:45 AM

Implications of Russia delivering S-300 missiles to Syria

Russia delivers S-300 air defense batteries to Syria, placed beside what is believed to be Iranian weapons manufacturing facility.i24News, 2/7/2019, 12:51 PM

S-300 deployment in Syria progresses

Special documentation of one site deploying advanced air defense batteries in northern Syria exposes launchers ready to fire.Mordechai Sones, 2/5/2019, 7:07 PM

Netanyahu to meet Putin in Moscow

First official meeting to be held between Israeli PM and Russian president since downing of Russian plane over Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 4:44 PM

Iranian MP asks Russia to activate S-300s during Israeli strikes

Heshmat-Allah Falahat Pishe calls for activation of Russian missile batteries against Israeli planes.Mordechai Sones, 2/4/2019, 7:31 PM

The Balkans -The Next Tinderbox

After its military interventions in Ukraine and Syria,will Russia invade the Balkans next?Dr. Joseph Frager‏, 2/4/2019, 9:05 AM

Russian Federation Council: We stopped Holocaust denial attempts

Chairwoman of the Federation Council says all attempts to deny the Holocaust in Russia 'are being stopped immediately.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2019, 10:44 PM

Netanyahu meets senior Russian officials

Russian representatives reiterate Russia's commitment to the maintenance of Israel's security.Ben Ariel, 1/30/2019, 6:20 AM

Galant: Israel has a plan to kick Iran out of Syria

Absorption Minister and former General says Israel has plan ready to get Iran out of Syria, adds that Russia and Israel on the same page.Tzvi Lev, 1/26/2019, 6:06 PM

Russia: Publicizing Syria attacks is related to the elections

Russian ambassador to Israel argues that Israel's publicizing of air strikes in Syria is a political move related to upcoming elections.Elad Benari, 1/24/2019, 5:45 AM

Russia: 'Arbitrary' Israeli strikes in Syria must stop

Russian spokeswoman: 'We should never allow Syria to become an arena where geopolitical scores are settled.'Tal Polon, 1/23/2019, 4:17 PM

Report: Russian flight diverted following attempted hijacking

Plane forced to land short of destination in Moscow after passenger reportedly demands that flight be diverted to Afghanistan.Tal Polon, 1/22/2019, 2:40 PM

Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Online rental company's newest delistings called a 'fig leaf' to stave off accusations of anti-Semitism in face of boycott against Jews.Gary Willig, 1/21/2019, 10:28 PM

Report: 11 dead in Israeli airstrikes in Syria

Russia reports that four Syrian soldiers killed by Israeli strikes, while monitor group says total of 11 people dead in attack.David Rosenberg, 1/21/2019, 8:50 AM

Report: Russian-built defense network downed 7 Israeli missiles

Russia claims four Israeli F-16 fighter jets attacked Syria during rare daytime airstrike, says 7 missiles were intercepted during attack.David Rosenberg, 1/20/2019, 4:14 PM

Giuliani can't vouch for Trump aides in Russia collusion

Former NY Mayor states Trump himself did not collude with Russia.Mordechai Sones, 1/17/2019, 10:57 AM

Trump: 'I never worked for Russia; just a hoax'

Trump blasts report that after Comey dismissal FBI initiated counter-intel investigation to see if he was acting on behalf of Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2019, 7:34 PM

Report: FBI probed if Trump was a Russian agent

Bombshell New York Times report says FBI looked into whether Trump was working for Moscow after he fired James Comey.Tzvi Lev, 1/12/2019, 7:41 PM

Russia blames US for Iranian presence near Israeli border

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister tells i24News deal to move Iranian military from Syrian border failed because of US oil sanctions.Gary Willig, 1/9/2019, 9:54 PM

'Israel is prepared to thwart a cyber intervention'

Amid report that unnamed nation plans to meddle in election, PM emphasizes Israel is 'prepared.' Russia denies it's the country in question.AFP, 1/9/2019, 4:37 PM

Turkey refuses to cancel purchase of S-400 from Russia

Turkey reportedly rejects US offer to cancel its purchase of S-400 missiles from Russia.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 4:39 AM

Russia accuses Israel of 'gross violation' of Syrian sovereignty

Moscow condemns alleged Israeli airstrike on Hezbollah leaders in Damascus.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 3:51 PM

'ISIS has been crushed, but the US does not withdraw its forces'

Russian FM expresses skepticism about US withdrawal from Syria. "Let's see how this ‘withdrawal’ will play out."Tal Polon, 12/25/2018, 9:07 AM

'States will begin to disintegrate from within'

Former Mossad Chief on cyber threat to West: 'No Russian army could've done such damage as in US: Mutual suspicion, hostility, violence.'Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2018, 3:43 PM

ANALYSIS: How Trump aided Iran, Russia, Turkey and ISIS in Syria

If US forces leave Syria, Russia and Iran will fill the vacuum.Yochanan Visser, 12/23/2018, 10:06 PM

Report: Israel rejects request to mediate between US and Russia

Russia reportedly asked Israel to 'open the doors' for dialogue with White House over Iran and Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 10:18 PM

Russia tells Israel: You're also talking to Hamas

Russia responds vigorously to Israel protesting Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh invitation to Moscow, sent only two weeks after Gaza fighting.Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 9:21 PM

Russia announces plans to set up military base in Caribbean

Russia wants to deploy strategic aircraft at Venezuelan airbase in Caribbean Sea south-east of United States.Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 8:24 PM

Israel joins UN critics of Russia’s ‘occupation’ of Crimea

Israel votes in favor of UN resolution condemning Russian occupation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula.Cnaan Liphshiz - JTA, 12/18/2018, 5:29 PM

Russia warns Lebanon over violations of Israeli territory

Arab media outlet reports that Russia warned Lebanon not to permit violations of Israeli territory, following discovery of terror tunnels.David Rosenberg, 12/17/2018, 9:07 AM

IDF officers brief Russian counterparts on Northern Shield

IDF presents policy to continue preventing Iranian entrenchment and arming Hezbollah in Syria.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2018, 4:24 PM

Pompeo slams Russia for sending bombers to Venezuela

Secretary of State calls Russian decision to send two nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela 'collaboration between two corrupt governments'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 9:09 PM

IDF delegation to discuss anti-Hezbollah operation with Russia

IDF delegation will head to Moscow to brief Russian counterparts on operation to destroy Hezbollah's terror tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 3:11 AM

Russia: Israel has right to defend itself from Hezbollah tunnels

Following launch of IDF operation against terror tunnels from Lebanon, Russia backs Israeli right to self-defense - with caveats.David Rosenberg, 12/5/2018, 1:30 PM

Ukraine-Russia naval clash

Russian Navy seizes three Ukrainian ships, imprisoning 24 crew members, openly using force to assert sovereignty over the Kerch Strait.i24News, 12/2/2018, 6:47 PM

Trump cancels meeting with Putin over Ukraine clash

US President cites Russian failure to free sailors captured in maritime battle with Ukrainian ships in cancelling meeting.Gary Willig, 11/29/2018, 6:59 PM

Ukraine imposes martial law following clash with Russia

Ukrainian parliament approves president's proposal for martial law, which will be imposed for 30 days in 10 of Ukraine's 27 regions.Elad Benari, 11/27/2018, 12:06 AM

Nikki Haley criticizes Russia for firing on Ukrainian ships

In emergency meeting of UN Security Council Haley says US stands with Ukraine people, calls Russia to respect international obligations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 7:53 PM

Russia attacks Syrian rebels after suspected chemical attack

Russian warplanes attack rebel-held areas in northern Syria following suspected poison gas attack in Aleppo.Elad Benari, 11/26/2018, 5:05 AM

Security Council to meet over Russia-Ukraine clash

Ambassador Nikki Haley announces emergency meeting of UN Security Council following clash near Crimea.Elad Benari, 11/26/2018, 4:57 AM

Ukrainian president proposes martial law

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he would propose that parliament declare martial law following clash with Russia.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2018, 1:04 AM

Russia, Ukraine clash in Black Sea

Ukraine claims Russian forces capture three of its vessels, block sea traffic in Black Sea.David Rosenberg, 11/25/2018, 10:20 PM

Lavrov: Russia willing to mediate Israel-PA talks

Russian foreign minister says his country is ready to host a meeting between Israelis and Palestinian Arabs.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/23/2018, 8:09 PM

US uncovers network that sent money to Hamas and Hezbollah

US disrupts Iranian-Russian network that sent millions of barrels of oil to Syria and money to indirectly fund Hamas and Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2018, 5:34 AM

The Russian-Iranian deal offered to Israel

Russia reportedly proposes that Iran be granted relief from some US sanctions in in return for the removal of its forces from Syria.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 12:07 AM

Snowden issues surveillance warning to Israelis

Former CIA employee who leaked US government secrets warns Israelis over state surveillance, criticizes private Israeli cyber firms.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2018, 8:31 AM

Few anti-Semitic attacks in Russia - but sentiment is rife

Jews less threatened by anti-Semitic attacks in Russia than in Western Europe, study shows, but anti-Semitic sentiments common.JTA, 10/31/2018, 2:45 PM

Putin: 'Russia developing new powerful weapons'

Russian president continues hawkish rhetoric, says new weapons 'significantly excel foreign designs and are simply unrivaled'.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2018, 1:29 PM