Israel’s parliament to ratify UAE deal on Monday, Netanyahu says

JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that he will bring diplomatic accords with the United Arab Emirates before the Israeli parliament on Oct. 12.Israel and the UAE signed agreements... Read more »

AS IT HAPPENED: US Vice Presidential debate strikes civil tone after raucous Trump-Biden event

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah: Democratic vice presidential hopeful Kamala Harris on Wednesday called Donald Trump's COVID-19 response a historic failure that disqualified him from a second term, in a pointed but mostly... Read more »

Two-state solution, Mideast peace at stake in US election: Activists

CHICAGO: The two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and Middle East peace in general, are at stake for Arab Americans in the Nov. 3 election battle between US President Donald Trump and Joe... Read more »

Palestinian village installs cameras, accusing Israeli settlers of attacks

KISAN, West Bank: Palestinians are installing a video surveillance system in a remote village in the occupied West Bank to keep an eye on nearby Israeli settlers who they accuse of frequent... Read more »

EU says last month warmest September on record globally

PARIS: Earth’s surface was warmer last month than during any September on record, with temperatures since January tracking those of the hottest ever calendar year in 2016, the European Union’s Earth Observation... Read more »

Abu Dhabi, Israel sign cooperation agreement on trade and investments

DUBAI: The Abu Dhabi Investment Office has signed a cooperation agreement with the Israel Export Institute to capitalize on the newly forged ties between the UAE and Israel.The accord enables the connection... Read more »

UAE and Israel join forces on venture capital investments

DUBAI: A well-known Saudi-Emirati entrepreneur has been put in charge of one of the biggest financial initiatives to come out of the renormalization agreement between Israel and the UAE. Sabah Al Binali, who... Read more »

Amid rising infections, Israeli ultra-Orthodox defy lockdown

TEL AVIV, Israel: After a revered ultra-Orthodox rabbi died this week, Israeli police thought they had worked out an arrangement with his followers to allow a small, dignified funeral that would conform... Read more »

Israel army: Rocket fired from Gaza toward Israel

JERUSALEM: Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket into southern Israel on Monday, the Israeli army announced, breaking a weekslong lull in the area.Israeli media said the rocket landed in... Read more »

German police probing ‘attempted murder’ of Jewish student

BERLIN: German investigators said Monday they were probing an attack on a Jewish student outside a synagogue in Hamburg as attempted murder with anti-Semitic intent, a case that has sparked widespread condemnation.The... Read more »