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Sirens sound in central Israel as Hamas fires ‘large barrage’ of rockets

Sun, 26 May 2024 - 12:57 GMT

Hamas launched a barrage of rockets into Israel, resulting in sirens sounding in central Israel, including Tel Aviv, for the first time in months, according to the Associated Press.

Israeli protesters in Tel Aviv demand gov’t change, captive deal with Hamas

Sat, 27 Apr 2024 - 08:36 GMT

Scores of Israelis have taken to the streets, calling for early elections and a deal with Hamas to secure the release of captives, more than six months after the devastating war began in Gaza.

Significant progress in bringing Egyptian, Israeli views closer regarding Gaza ceasefire, source

Fri, 26 Apr 2024 - 03:42 GMT

A high-ranking Egyptian source, said that there has been significant progress in bringing the views of the Egyptian and Israeli delegations closer together regarding reaching a ceasefire in Gaza Strip.

Conflict between Tehran, Tel Aviv 'not severely' impacting crude oil prices

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 - 05:17 GMT

However, the current conflict between Tehran and Tel Aviv poses one of the largest geopolitical risks to global oil markets since the start of the Russo-Ukrainian war and the war on Gaza.

Jordanian MPs praise decision to recall ambassador in Tel Aviv

Wed, 01 Nov 2023 - 11:12 GMT

Lower House Speaker Ahmed Safadi said recalling the Jordanian ambassador in Tel Aviv and refusing the return of Israel's ambassador to Jordan is a "conscience duty towards our Palestinian brothers."

Bahrain, Israel agree to open embassies, allow direct flights

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 09:43 GMT

This comes as Zayani led the first-ever delegation from Bahrain to Israel, where he discussed with the Israeli side ways to boost bilateral relations and mechanisms to activate the MoUs negotiated recently between the two countries.

US delegation aboard 1ST flight from Tel Aviv to UAE

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 09:46 GMT

This flight comes as part of the recent agreement by Israel and the United Arab Emirates to establish diplomatic relations.

Israel to operate flights to UAE through Saudi airspace: Netanyahu

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 05:34 GMT

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that his country is working on Tel Aviv flights to Dubai and Abu Dhabi via Saudi airspace.

Israel closing embassy in Paraguay after it ordered return of mission to Tel Aviv

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 10:30 GMT

International calls mounted Wednesday to avoid a "massacre" by regime forces in Syria's last rebel-held province of Idlib.

Israel's Arab minority rallies against new nation-state law

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 - 12:10 GMT

Thousand of protesters rallied in Tel Aviv on Saturday against Israel's new law declaring it the nation-state of the Jewish people.

Israeli Arab lawmaker quits 'racist' parliament over law

Sun, 29 Jul 2018 - 01:40 GMT

Israeli Arab lawmaker resigned after the parliament passed a controversial new law which declares Israel the nation state of the Jewish people.

Shakira cancels her performance at Tel Aviv supporting Palestine

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Heartthrob Colombian-Lebanese singer Shakira announced the cancellation of her performance in Tel Aviv which was planned to be in July 9.

Palestinians urge immediate ICC probe into 'Israeli war crimes'

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 10:10 GMT

The Palestinian foreign minister on Tuesday called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) "to open an immediate investigation" into allegations of war crimes.

Saudi FM: US embassy relocation shows bias against rights of Palestinians

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 05:08 GMT

The transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem shows a clear bias against the rights of the Palestinian people, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al Jubeir said on Thursday

Saudi FM: US embassy relocation shows bias against rights of Palestinians

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 05:08 GMT

The transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem shows a clear bias against the rights of the Palestinian people, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al Jubeir said on Thursday

Palestinian will continue fighting, Egypt spares no effort: Fatah spokesman

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 05:54 GMT

Fatah spokesman Osama Al-Qawasmi speaks to Egypt Today about the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the Palestinian case.

Egypt rejects invitation to U.S. embassy event in Jerusalem

Thu, 10 May 2018 - 07:31 GMT

The Egyptian government has declined Israel’s invitation to attend the ceremony of moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Israel orders HRW official deported

Tue, 08 May 2018 - 11:32 GMT

The Israeli Interior Ministry on Tuesday said it had ordered the representative of HRW in Tel Aviv to leave within 14 days.

Pushing to bury Iran deal, Israel insists nobody wants war with Tehran

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 12:40 GMT

Israel said on Tuesday it does not seek war with Iran, a day after presenting purported evidence of past Iranian nuclear arms work.

UPDATE: Why Lebanon deported Saad Eddin Ibrahim

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 05:38 GMT

Lebanon deported Egyptian-American academic Saad Eddin Ibrahim to Egypt over visiting Tel Aviv earlier this year.

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