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Kurds of northern Iraq want US to stay in region

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 05:41

Kurds remain wary of ISIS, which experts say may have 10,000 loyal fighters in Iraq

Netanyahu sits beside Yemen foreign minister at Warsaw summit

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 04:19

It was a historic moment for the two countries, which do not have diplomatic relations

Pompeo wants to confront Iran, but how?

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 03:59


Liberman: Next confrontation with Gaza must be the last

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 03:30

Nearly one year since the “marches of return” started along the Gaza border fence, Avigdor Liberman warned that “the most volatile Israeli border is the one it shares with the Gaza Strip.

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money blacklist, upsets Britain

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 20:22

Despite pressure to exclude Riyadh from the list, the commission decided to list the kingdom, confirming a Reuters report in January.

White House accelerates secret program to sabotage Iran missiles - report

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 14:23

American military officials urged Congress to put more money into "left of launch" programs, meaning programs which rely on sabotaging launchers before they are fired.

Intelligence officials warn of possibility of conflict in West Bank, Gaza

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 12:57

Security officials do not believe that the next escalation will involve kidnappings, but would likely involve a new network of tunnels.

Suicide attack kills 20 members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 11:22

The attack comes as the US and other countries are attending meetings in Warsaw that are widely seen as part of an attempt to confront Iran in the region.

Iran’s war on science

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 10:52

Human rights groups claim dozens of environmental scientists arrested in 2018, with some tortured into making false confessions.

Ex-Shin Bet chief tells how he altered the rules for combating terrorism

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 10:31

An exclusive and first-ever English interview with Yoram Cohen.

Iran could get nuclear weapon within two years, intel assessments find

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 09:59

Israeli intelligence assessment finds if Tehran leaves JCPOA it would have enough fissionable material within a year.

Russia made a mistake inviting Hamas to Moscow - Minister Katz

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:45

Katz, a member of the security cabinet, reminded Russian journalists in comments that appeared in the Russian media that Hamas is an “Islamist terrorist organization."

U.S. delivers missiles to Lebanese army

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 07:39

A statement from the U.S. embassy in Beirut said the missiles, delivered in a U.S. military transport plane, were a key component for a previously supplied fleet of A-29 Super Tucano attack aircraft.

Trump Administration hopes the world's focus will stay on Iran

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 19:29

Senior adviser Jared Kushner is expected to tease the Israeli-Palestinian peace plan.

Human Rights NGO condemns Iran for forty-years of continued violations

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 09:57

Progetto Dreyfus is a "non-profit association that fights against antisemitism, fundamentalism and any kind of discrimination" and as noted, has recently set its sights on Iran.

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary in Iraq on unannounced visit

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 02:47

The visit comes after President Donald Trump said this month that an American presence was needed to watch Iran.

Lebanese FM says won’t join Warsaw conference because of Israel

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 01:59

He said that participating in the conference would run contrary to Lebanon’s “differentiation” policy.

Rouhani: Iranian revolution is “thriving” amid U.S. failure in Middle East

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 00:32

Iran presents itself as a model of regional security in Turkey while Tehran’s foreign minister meets Hezbollah in Lebanon.

Palestinian residents of Ramallah throw stones at the IDF - Watch

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 21:26

An eye-witness video of IDF troops entering Ramallah to nab Arafat Irfaiya, the terrorist who raped and brutally murdered 19-year-old Ori Ansbacher, hit social media Saturday.