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Israeli Druze Diplomat Mendi Safadi: “Stop Ignoring Human Rights Abuses”

Israeli Druze diplomat Mendi Safadi calls upon the international community to stop ignoring grave human rights abuses in Bangladesh, which is resulting in Hindus...

US says will take ‘firm measures’ against Syria’s violence

The US has warned Assad's army against carrying out a planned offensive in the de-escalation zone in southwest Syria.

Pompeo to visit Israel as part of first overseas trip as secretary of state

As part of his first trip abroad as secretary of state, Mike Pompeo will be visiting Jerusalem, where he will discuss regional affairs with...

US State Dept. no longer refers to West Bank, Gaza as ‘occupied’

In its annual human rights report, the US State Department chose to remove the term "occupied territories" when referring to the West Bank, Gaza...

At least 150 murdered in suspected chemical attack by Damascus on Douma

The Syrian government has been accused of carrying out a chemical attack, using two types of gases, in Douma. While Damascus has denied the...

Trump says US troops will withdraw from Syria ‘like very soon’

Speaking at a rally in Ohio on Thursday, the president said the US Army will be withdrawing from Syria imminently after taking over all...

US warns Abbas must choose between ‘hateful rhetoric’ and peace efforts

The US on Monday condemned PA President Mahmoud Abbas’ combative speech and his remarks against Washington officials. “We urge the Palestinian Authority to focus...

Trump to fire another member of his administration?

White House officials have stated that US President Donald Trump will be replacing National Security Adviser General Herbert McMaster. However, White House Press Secretary...

‘A great day’ for Israel: Netanyahu praises US decision on early embassy move

Shortly after the US State Department announced that the US embassy will be moved to Jerusalem in May, much earlier than originally intended, Israel's...

Turkish FM slams US decision to move embassy to Jerusalem in May

Responding to the US State Department announcement that the US embassy will move to Jerusalem by May, the Turkish Foreign Ministry accused the US...