JERUSALEM (AP) -- For Israeli author Mishka Ben-David, the deadly scenes that have been playing out every Friday for weeks along Gaza's border, with thousands of Palestinian protesters marching and threatening to storm the security fence and Israeli troops opening fire, are eerily familiar

Deadly unrest at Gaza border mirrors Israeli author’s novel


JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's seizure of Iran's purported nuclear program archive and the dramatic display of the documents taken from a facility in the heart of Tehran marked a rare case of Israel going public about the operations of its top-secret Mossad spy agency

Israel’s Mossad spy agency shrouded in mystery and mystique


DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- After a second suspected Israeli strike killing Iranian forces in Syria, the Islamic Republic has few ways to retaliate as its leaders wrestle with both unrest at home and the prospect of its nuclear deal collapsing abroad

AP Analysis: Iran has few options to avenge Syria strikes


ETZION MILITARY BASE, West Bank (AP) -- More than 300 Palestinians showed up at an Israeli military base in the West Bank recently, hoping they could win the lifting of security bans that prevent them for entering Israel

For Palestinians, Israeli permits a complex tool of control


TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday gave a warm boost of support to Israel in its standoff against Iran, saying "the United States is with Israel in this fight

Pompeo: US stands ‘with Israel’ in fight against Iran


RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- The Latest on U

The Latest: Pompeo meets with Israeli PM on Mideast trip


GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- In a sit-in tent camp near the Gaza border with Israel, a lecturer answered questions from activists grappling with the concept of non-violent protest

Gaza’s Hamas embraces ‘non-violence’ _ opportunism or shift?


KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysian police on Monday released composite images of two suspects who gunned down a Palestinian engineer and said they appeared to be European or Middle Eastern, fueling suspicion that the slaying was an Israeli assassination

Malaysia releases images of suspects in Palestinian killing


GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Gaza's ruling Hamas militant group said Saturday that a man who was gunned down in Malaysia was an important member of the organization, raising suspicions that Israel was behind the brazen killing

Hamas says man gunned down in Malaysia was important member


JERUSALEM (AP) -- Actress Natalie Portman has snubbed a prestigious prize known as the "Jewish Nobel" because of "extreme distress" over recent events in Israel, triggering an angry backlash Friday from some in the country's political establishment

Natalie Portman snubs ‘Jewish Nobel,’ triggers backlash