KSA denounces Trump’s Jerusalem move as ‘irresponsible and unwarranted’

Author:  ARAB NEWS ID:  1512613606719983100 Thu, 2017-12-07 08:24 JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia on Thursday expressed “great disappointment” over US President Donald Trump’s announcement recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocating the... Read more »

Palestinian rage over holy city fuels fears of bigger conflict

Author:  ELISE KNUTSEN ID:  1512595931226454300 Thu, 2017-12-07 04:00 LONDON: Palestinians on Wednesday warned that a bloody third “intifada” could follow a decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the... Read more »

World leaders slam Jerusalem move

Author:  AP, AFP, Reuters ID:  1512595931216453500 Thu, 2017-12-07 04:00 JEDDAH: Leaders across the Middle East and the rest of the world warned Wednesday of disastrous consequences as US President Donald Trump recognized... Read more »

Pakistan expresses ‘grave concern’ at Jerusalem bombshell

Author:  Sib Kaifee ID:  1512573437003787400 Wed, 2017-12-06 21:16 ISLAMABAD: Pakistani officials and political parties have expressed their shock at US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize the city of Jerusalem as Israel’s... Read more »

May to call Trump as Britain voices ‘concern’ on Jerusalem plan

Author:  AFP ID:  1512564321412896500 Wed, 2017-12-06 15:42 BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday she will be calling US President Donald Trump about his plan to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital... Read more »

Israel arrests suspects in killing of soldier

Author:  AFP ID:  1512390994636150600 Mon, 2017-12-04 15:14 JERUSALEM: Israeli security forces have arrested two Arabs suspected of the fatal stabbing of a soldier in what authorities call a “terrorist attack,” officials said... Read more »

EU’s Tusk cancels Mideast trip due to Brexit crunch

Author:  Reuters ID:  1512384878415615900 Mon, 2017-12-04 13:31 BRUSSELS: European Council President Donald Tusk canceled a trip to Israel and the Palestinian Territories planned for this week due to a “critical moment” in... Read more »

Palestinians angry over possible US recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Author:  DAOUD KUTTAB ID:  1512339250181744900 Mon, 2017-12-04 04:00 AMMAN: Palestinians have reacted angrily to reports that US President Donald Trump is considering recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.The Palestinian Foreign Ministry... Read more »

Syria army intercepts Israel missiles near Damascus, state media says

Author:  AFP ID:  1512200621630090700 Sat, 2017-12-02 10:21 DAMASCUS: Syrian air defenses intercepted and destroyed at least two Israeli missiles fired at a government “military position” in Damascus province, the state SANA news... Read more »

Israel destroys home of Palestinian charged with murder

Author:  AFP ID:  1512162343975814400 Sat, 2017-12-02 03:00 NABLUS/JERUSALEM: The Israeli Army destroyed early Friday the West Bank home of a Palestinian man charged with murdering his Israeli employer, Palestinian security officials said.As... Read more »