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Israel & The Middle East

Israel & The Region

Israel Delays Annexation

Israel is not planning to expand its sovereignty over territories of the West Bank in the coming days, Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi said on...

Jordan Warns West Bank Annexation Will Trigger ‘Long and Violent” Conflict

 Jordan's Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi has warned that Israel’s plans to expand its sovereignty on lands in the West Bank are considered an “unprecedented...

Israel’s Calls to Jordan Go Straight to Voicemail

Jordan's King Abdullah II has turned down attempts by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak over the phone, Palestinian agency Maan News reports,...

‘Only the King Can Amend Agreements with Israel’, Says Jordan Parliament

 Only King Abdullah II has the legal ability to break the recently signed multibillion-dollar gas deal with Israel, according to Jordan’s Constitutional Court.The court’s...

Nasrallah Blames Israel for Lebanese Poverty

Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah the leader of Hezbollah has threatened Israel if they dare enter Lebanese territory.Nasrallah warned Israel during a rally in Beirut commemorating the...

Moshav Trump

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LR5Mq8wh4lEIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced on that he would name a new Jewish settlement in the Golan Heights after US President Donald...

Israeli-Palestinian Relations

Abbas Agrees to Talk if Israel Annexation Plan Dropped

The Palestinian Authority is ready to engage in talks under international auspices with Israel, subject to the latter dropping its unilateral annexation plans in...

Hamas and Fatah Announces ‘Historic’ Joint Protest Against Israel

Hamas and Fatah are gearing up for a “historic” joint rally in the Gaza Strip in a show of unity against Israel’s plan to...

Abbas Advisor Warns of 3rd Intifada

Nabil Shaath, an advisor to PA President Mahmoud Abbas, said on an interview on France 24 TVthis week that a third Intifada may take...

Mk Yifat Biton: Israel Does More for Palestinians than PA

The Special Committee on the Novel Coronavirus discussed on Thursday the fact that Palestinians in need of treatment in Israeli hospitals are unable to...

Abbas May Revive Peace Talks with Netanyahu

According to a letter sent by the Palestinian Authority (PA) to the international peacemaking quartet of Russia, the United Nations, the United States and...

Hamas: Israel Annexation of West Bank Is Declaration of War

Hamas will consider an extension of sovereignty over parts of the West Bank by Israel a declaration of war against Palestinians, Abu Ubaida, the...

The Arab World

Israel Offers Aid to Lebanon After Deadly Explosion

Israel offered Lebanon civilian aid hours after an enormous explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday evening, killing over a hundred and injuring thousands.“Israel has approached...

Watch: Massive Beirut Explosion Leaves at least 100 Dead

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1OJXCrZnDkA meeting of the Lebanese Supreme Defence Council said that a massive blast in the port of Beirut on Tuesday evening might have been...

Iran: US & Israel ‘Epitome of Evil’

In a message released on Wednesday, Iranian Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the Islamic Republic’s firm stance on the ongoing developments in the US and the...

Iran Pushes Iran to Seek Revenge Over IRGC General Assassination

Iraq should join Iran in pursuing justice following the assassination of commander Soleimani and Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces deputy leader Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, as...

US Warns Hezbollah to Not Make ‘Big Mistake’ by Attacking Israel

Gen. Kenneth  McKenzie, the head of US Central Command for the Middle East, has warned Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah to not dare lift a finger...

Top Hezbollah Leader: Israel Depends on US for Survival

Hezbollah’s second-in-command Sheikh Naim Qassem said the movement has greatly developed its defense capabilities in the past years, and the Israeli "regime" is well...

Military

Public Security Minister: Police Officers Are on The Front Line More...

Speaking before the Knesset plenum on Wednesday, Public Security Minister MK Gilad Erdan (Likud) discussed the various complaints raised by MKs surrounding the government's...

Israel Conducts Strategic Fighter Jet Drill with US

On Tuesday, Israel’s Air Force (IAF) held a joint F-35 fighter jet military exercise with its U.S counterparts, despite the Health Ministry’s coronavirus order...

US Military Backs Off from Acquiring Israel’s Iron Dome Due to...

The U.S. Department of Defense has decided not to buy any more Iron Dome missile defense systems from Israel after integration issues involving two...

PA Declares State of Emergency in Bethlehem After Outbreak of Coronavirus

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas announced a state of emergency on Thursday following the discovery of seven people suspected of carrying the deadly virus...

Flights Cancelled for IDF Soldiers Due to Coronavirus

The Israeli military is prohibiting its soldiers from traveling abroad for any private or professional purposes as a preventative measure against the spread of...

Israel Forces Allegedly Hit Iranian Stronghold in Syria

Israel has allegedly carried out air raids into Syrian territory last night by hitting positions of Iranian sympathizers seeking to set up terror operations...