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Saudi Arabia, UAE among 104 countries making kosher food

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:19

Two rabbis from the Orthodox Union Kashrut Division traveled to Saudi Arabia and Dubai in order to inspect, supervise and certify the food as kosher.

Israel's next security concern: A Middle East arms race

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 04:24

Defense Minister says Israel has made "small change" to it's intelligence-sharing apparatus following Trump leak.

Not only in Israel: Now Egypt has its own 'Muezzin Bill'

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:05

The new legislation has led to widespread national anger ahead of the festival of Ramadan.

Analysis: $380b. Saudi shopping list remakes Mideast balance of power

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 02:43

So what can the Saudis buy with all this money?

Syrian refugee will lead effort to monitor Arab media

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 22:36

Hendi spent 40 days in prison before escaping Syria and making his way to the United States.

Will Trump enter religious tug-of-war in trip to Holy Sepulchre?

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 19:35

The US president has to navigate a religious minefield in his visit of the holy site.

Trump challenges Arab leaders on extremists: ‘Drive them out’

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 15:22

“Drive out the terrorists. Drive out the extremists. Drive them out of your places of worship. Drive them out of your communities. Drive them out of your holy land and drive them out of this Earth.”

Read full text of Trump's Riyadh address to the Muslim world

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 11:26

US President Donald Trump called on Arab leaders to do their share to fight "Islamist extremism" on Sunday in Riyadh.

Palestinian Authority bolstering security measures for Trump visit

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 10:45

A number of roads are expected to be closed including much of the main thoroughfare that connects southern Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

Trump: Mideast 'cannot wait for US power to crush this enemy for them'

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 10:19

"Terrorists do not worship God, they worship death," US President Donald Trump told a crowd of Muslim leaders in Riyadh.

Hezbollah calls US admin. 'mentally impeded' during Trump Saudi visit

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 09:13

Terrorist Hezbollah has more impolite words for US President Donald Trump.

Iran's Zarif urges Trump to discuss avoiding another 9/11 with Saudis

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 08:52

Saudia Arabia denies supporting its citizens who hijacked planes on September 11, but modern critics wonder if the nation's growing extremism could lead to a repeat of the incident.

Trump praises Sisi, says he hopes to visit Egypt

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 05:15

Trump expressed his wish to visit Egypt soon following a meeting with Egyptian President Sisi in Riyadh.

Analysis: With Rouhani win and US sanctions waiver, nuke deal to stay

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 22:27

Hassan Rouhani’s re-election means that some of the nuclear deal’s loopholes could be filled.

Report: Lebanon allegedly detains Iraqi citizen accused of gathering intel for Israel

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 19:11

An Iraqi citizen was recently arrested in Lebanon on suspicion of spying on the Lebanese military and forming an espionage ring at Israel's behest, Lebanese media reported Saturday.

WATCH: When Trump isn't signing an arms deal in Saudi Arabia, he's dancing with swords

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 17:40

US President Donald Trump showed off his dance moves in a unique reception ceremony held in honor in Saudi Arabia, where the US president is currently staying on an official visit.

Royal treatment for Trump in Riyadh amid turmoil at home

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 16:45

President to land at Ben-Gurion on Monday • Saudi minister discusses regional peace

Tillerson says he hopes Rouhani ends Iran missile program in new term

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 13:00

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at a news conference in Riyadh.

Turkey's pro-Kurd party elects new co-leader to replace jailed predecessor

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 11:21

In a statement from his jail cell in northwest Turkey, Demirtas called for the HDP to prepare "a plan to fight for democracy and peace" in the face of a "political purge."

US signs $350 bil arms deal as Trump comes under fire at home

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 11:07

Trump won a warm reception in Saudi Arabia on Saturday but struggled to shift attention from the political firestorm over his firing of former FBI Director James Comey.