An Israeli embassy in Khartoum? Not so fast. This peace deal may take some time

Friday’s normalization announcement speaks of end to ‘state of belligerence,’ promises economic and trade relations; it doesn’t specify full diplomatic ties, reciprocal embassiesSource Link: https://www.timesofisrael.com/an-israeli-embassy-in-khartoum-not-so-fast-this-peace-deal-may-take-some-time/ Read more »

EU welcomes Israel-Sudan normalization

The European Union on Saturday welcomed the announcement of the agreement to normalize relations between Sudan and Israel. “This is a positive development that should contribute to the stabilization and the prosperity... Read more »

Israeli designer launches 3D-printed virtual reality fashion exhibition

Combining virtual reality and 3D printing, two of the most exciting technological advances of recent times, the Israeli fashion designer Ganit Goldstein launched a virtual reality exhibition space to present one of... Read more »

3 of Pence’s aides, including his closest adviser, said to contract COVID

US Vice President Mike Pence will continue with his aggressive campaign schedule after his chief of staff, Marc Short, tested positive for the coronavirus Saturday, a spokesperson said. Pence spokesman Devin O’Malley... Read more »

US embassy in Azerbaijan warns of possible terror attacks, kidnappings

The United States on Saturday warned that Americans and foreigners could be targeted by kidnappers or attackers in Azerbaijan, where a conflict is roiling the separatist province of Nagorno-Karabakh. “The US Embassy... Read more »

US sees record COVID infections for 2nd day straight, with nearly 89,000 cases

WASHINGTON — The United States saw a record high number of new daily COVID-19 cases for the second day in a row on Saturday, figures from Johns Hopkins University showed, as warnings... Read more »

Pence's top adviser tests positive for coronavirus

Marty Obst, a top adviser to US Vice President Mike Pence, tested positive for coronavirus earlier this week, a source familiar with the matter told CNN on Saturday. Obst serves as Pence’s... Read more »

Labour's Israel row on eve of damning antisemitism report

Labour didn’t deny reports that Mr Kinnock had been reprimanded for remarks which also included calling on the UK to ‘ban all products that originate from Israeli settlements in the occupied territories’.Source... Read more »

Iran blasts 'phony' Sudan-Israel deal

Iran”s foreign ministry &#111n Saturday blasted Sudan for agreeing to normalize ties with Israel, saying the US-brokered deal is “phony” while accusing Khartoum of paying a ransom in return for Washington removing... Read more »

UN says nuclear weapons ban treaty to enter into force in 90 days

Honduras becomes 50th country to ratify TPNW, which major nuclear powers, including US, have rejected; Israel boycotted July 2017 vote, Iran backed itSource Link: https://www.timesofisrael.com/un-says-nuclear-weapons-ban-treaty-to-enter-into-force-in-90-days/ Read more »