Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday gave Max Blumenthal, an anti-Israel activist and son of longtime Hillary Clinton adviser, and other activists a replica of Bolivar's sword

Anti-Israel Activist Max Blumenthal Receives Sword From Venezuelan Dictator


Revamped battle orders call for high-intensity campaign, with plans to inflict damage to civilian infrastructure and target members of Palestinian groups

In next Gaza war, Israeli army eyes crippling Hamas, but not toppling it


Ambassador to Canada to succeed Nikki Haley at world body, ending seven month vacancy, after vowing to take up pro-Israel baton; Israel praises pick

Senate confirms Kelly Craft as US envoy to UN


Israel’s approval of Palestinian construction in the West Bank effectively cemented its control there, and undermined PA President Abbas

The road to annexation runs through Area C


Abu Rudeineh also says Palestinian leadership will not legitimize the Israeli settlement enterprise after cabinet approved on Tuesday 715 housing units in Palestinian towns in Area C

Palestinians don’t need Israeli approval to build in West Bank, says Abbas spokesman


IDF completes four-day drill that is Gaza Division's biggest since 2014 war; soldiers exercise response to attempted takeover of Ashkelon, evacuation of residents

In future Gaza war, Israel said aiming to weaken Hamas — but not topple it


Iran's Revolutionary Guards in contact with Palestinian group to try to force Israel to divert forces to the south in the event of war, sources say

Iran, Hamas to open Gaza front if war breaks out in Israeli north, defense officials believe