Israel vows to act against Iranian threats to annihilate it

Author:  EDITH M. LEDERER | AP ID:  1505867907588703800 Wed, 2017-09-20 06:40 UNITED NATIONS: Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran Tuesday that as long as it seeks Israel’s destruction it will face... Read more »

Egypt’s president urges Palestinians to unite, co-exist with Israel

Author:  Agence France Presse ID:  1505864724615748800 Wed, 2017-09-20 06:36 UNITED NATIONS: Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Tuesday urged Palestinians to unite and “be ready to co-exist” in peace with Israelis, in... Read more »

Israel sees benefits in independent Kurdistan: Experts

Author:  AFP ID:  1505843137843885700 Tue, 2017-09-19 17:36 JERUSALEM: Israel has become the only country to openly support an independent Kurdish state, a result of good ties between Kurds and Jews and expectations... Read more »

Hamas says ready to hand Gaza to Palestinian unity govt

Author:  DAOUD KUTTAB ID:  1505684485929416600 Mon, 2017-09-18 04:00 AMMAN: Hamas on Sunday said it has agreed to dismantle the administration that runs Gaza, a major step toward handing control of the enclave... Read more »

Unwelcome in Israel, African refugees dream of home

Author:  Agence France Presse ID:  1505482735738620400 Fri, 2017-09-15 05:27 TEL AVIV: Tens of thousands of Africans who fled misery at home for safety in Israel are living in limbo, fearing deportation though... Read more »

Hamas ‘will ax key body to promote Palestinian unity’: Official

Author:  Agence France Presse ID:  1505254026285664000 Wed, 2017-09-13 04:06 GAZA CITY: Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh has told Egyptian officials that he would dissolve a key body causing tension with rival Palestinian faction... Read more »

World Bank urges Israel to remove Palestine restrictions

Author:  Reuters ID:  1505238735013663300 Tue, 2017-09-12 01:00 JERUSALEM: Even in the absence of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, steps can be taken now that could significantly brighten a gloomy Palestinian economic situation, according... Read more »

Top Hamas leaders visit Egypt for national reconciliation

Author:  Shounaz Mekky ID:  1505083820748389600 Mon, 2017-09-11 03:00 CAIRO: A high-level Hamas delegation arrived in Cairo on Sunday to meet Egyptian officials. The delegation will discuss the blockade of Gaza and achieving... Read more »

Gaza youth revisit scars of war

Author:  RAMZY BAROUD ID:  1504989079679498200 Sun, 2017-09-10 03:00 WASHINGTON/GAZA CITY: “At bedtime, I am afraid to turn the lights off. I am not a coward, it is just that I worry that... Read more »

Israel hits Syria site reportedly used for chemical weapons

Author:  AFP ID:  1504767372019161400 Thu, 2017-09-07 09:47 DAMASCUS: Syria’s army accused Israeli warplanes of hitting one of its positions Thursday, killing two people in an attack that a monitor said targeted a site... Read more »