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Citing strategic reasons, Israel’s Foreign Ministry tables Armenian Genocide vote

Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs says that the Knesset could potentially revisit the topic when relations with Turkey settle down. ...

Knesset speaker removes recognition of Armenian Genocide from agenda, sparking left-wing criticism

The vote, originally scheduled for Tuesday, was quietly pulled from the agenda by the office of the Knesset speaker. His spokesperson is on the...

Turkey: Israel would ‘harm itself’ if it recognized Armenian genocide

A motion to hold a plenum debate on the sensitive issue was approved by the Knesset earlier this week.

Amid rift with Turkey, Knesset to vote on recognition of Armenian Genocide

The bill is likely to gain support from the coalition in light of the current rift between Israel and Turkey.

Erdogan threatens to review economic relations with Israel

Turkey’s president stated that the matter would be reviewed after next month’s presidential election.

Muslim leaders summit calls for forces to protect Palestinians

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has declared Jerusalem as the capital of the Palestinian people. The organization also condemned the decision to move the...

Thousands protest in Istanbul against Israeli response to Gaza violence

Hundreds of thousands of Turks have answered Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's call and are attending the huge rally against Israel. "I believe that...

Turkish Foreign Minister calls on ICC to investigate Israeli ‘war crimes’ in Gaza

Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said in a Thursday interview that the International Criminal Court should investigate Israel over the killing of Palestinians on the Gaza...

Israelis should not fly to Turkey, says Tourism Minister

Israel’s Minister of Tourism Yariv Levin called today on Israelis not to fly to Turkey. The minister also attacked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan:...

As Turkish-Israeli relations deteriorate over Gaza, Israeli reporters are attacked in Istanbul

An Israeli news crew reporting from Taksim Square in Istanbul was attacked by a crowd when a passerby heard them speaking in Hebrew. ...