The Arab Israeli Conflict: From peace efforts to suicide bombers. News updates and breaking news from the heart of the Israeli – Palestinian conflict that has been shaping the Holy Land for a century.
"This was our second conversation; it was very friendly," Netanyahu said regarding a conversation with Bahrain's prime minister.
The ministry said that 685 new cases were detected in the Gaza Strip in the past 24 hours.
In September, 80 artists and organizations signed a letter pledging that they would boycott all events and activities sponsored by the UAE because of its deal with Israel.
The IDF said that night arrests were carried out in place of daytime arrests to avoid village-wide struggles which could lead to far more casualties on both sides.
The participants wanted people to find out about the meeting, and, in light of the timing, they are broadcasting a message to one person in particular: US President-elect Joe Biden.
On Monday, an Israeli official said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had visited Saudi Arabia, in a possibly related breakthrough.
Hamas is under growing pressure-again-in the Strip. The rockets fired in the past two weeks are meant to pass that message to Israel
Two of the suspects violated a restraining order while carrying out the attack, according to the indictment.
The IDF said on November 17 that it had uncovered improvised explosive devices near the Alpha line, which forms part of the ceasefire line corridor on the Golan Heights
A police bomb squad arrived at the scene and are working to neutralize the explosives.
Seventy-nine of Gaza's 100 ventilators have been taken up by COVID-19 patients, said Elmanama, a microbiologist who is part of Gaza's pandemic task force.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khateebzadeh told a virtual weekly news conference: "The Zionist regime is well aware that the era of hit and run is over and therefore they are very cautious."
Israel had a difficult relationship with UNESCO in 2017 when the organization recognized the Old City of Hebron as a World Heritage Site.
Israel's energy minister, overseeing the talks with Lebanon, said Lebanon had now changed its position seven times and was contradicting its own assertions.
A look back at the Egyptian President's speech to Israeli lawmakers 43 years ago.
The Trump administration gave Israel a relatively free hand when it came to the settlements
The location of Yaakov Berg’s winery, in the Shaar Binyamin Industrial Park, a short distance from Jerusalem and Ramallah is not accidental.
'PA will accept tax revenues from Israel'
Lucman's statement follows Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's statement that Islamabad has been placed "under pressure" by the United States, and other unnamed countries, to recognize Israel.
In short, the Kingdom of Jordan and Israel showcase what peace can look like if it is not built upon strong civil society, economic factors and personal warmth.
Initial reports from Syria indicate three Syrian militants killed and one injured.
PA Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said that the Palestinians have received a written document in which Israel pledges to abide by all the agreements with the Palestinians.
“Trump and his senior advisers were hoping to get rid of the current Palestinian leadership.”
Masri was reportedly killed by Israeli operatives at the behest of the US in August while he was hiding in Iran.
If Pompeo goes ahead with his plans, he would be the first US secretary of state and the highest US ranking official to visit a West Bank settlement or the Golan Heights.
No group has claimed responsibility for rocket fire that triggered sirens in southern and central Israel
After France and Britain had called for a ceasefire, Israel and Egypt continued with heavy fighting in which 231 Israeli soldiers, many of them reservists, lost their lives.
Report reveals US-Israel cooperation against Tehran, terrorist group
Many in region look forward to change in White House but most don’t expect wholesale reversal of Trump policies.
SETTLEMENT AFFAIRS: Biden has long considered West Bank settlements to be a stumbling block to peace, consistent with his Republican and Democratic predecessors – save for US President Donald Trump.
The divide between Israel and the US on settlements dates back to the immediate aftermath of the Six Day War and has not shifted.
The PA Olympic Committee chairman called for a an Arab sports boycott of Israel.
The anniversary comes on the same week as the death anniversary of former PLO leader Yasser Arafat and the deaths this week of Saeb Erekat and a Palestinian security prisoner.
To some Palestinians and as well as some in the international community and on the Israeli Left, he was a figure of unwavering commitment to peace.
Some even wrote messages in Hebrew while others sent videos from their countries which included messages of peace.
The state had told the court that it wanted four months to try once again to come a resolution with the village residents to leave of their own volition.
Speaking at the UK’s World Travel Market (WTM) event, Ministers from Israel, the UAE and Bahrain described how tourism can become a true bridge for peace.
The two were asked to carry out shooting and kidnapping attacks for the Gaza-based terror group.
“The Palestinian people was the number one victim of the crime against humanity that Great Britain committed.”
"We are proud of the distinguished leaders whose bodies are no more, but whose spirit remains among us.”
The Palestinian narrative is negating historical fact and rejects any pragmatic approach that Judea and Samaria and East Jerusalem are all part of the Jewish homeland.
The source warned that Hamas has sent "serious threats" to Israel that it would not remain silent if prisoners are exposed to risk.
The report added that Egypt insinuated to Hamas that Israel may consider returning to targeted assassination.
Although Tamimi was tried and sentenced to 16 life sentences for the terrorist attack, she was released to Jordan in the deal struck between Israel and Hamas to secure the return of Gilad Schalit.
In July, COGAT officials located the font near the city of Bethlehem, together with the Bethlehem District Coordination and Liaison Office and the cooperation of the Etzion Regional Brigade.
Lebanon pushed for more territory in maritime border talks with Israel
‘Quagmire of betrayal and normalization with the enemy.’
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Shurat HaDin has been very active in attempting to counter the potential investigation by the ICC.
Hamas also denounced the US decision and accused the US of “complicity in the aggression on the Palestinians.”
Dan Shaham is the go-to person for innovation diplomacy in Abu Dhabi
"I defend the interests of my country Lebanon first. Are we required to remain in a state of war?" • Maronite leader: "Lebanon should be the last Arab country to normalize its relations with Israel."
The terrorists featured in a PA TV video are responsible for stabbings, murders, attacking IDF soldiers and attempted bombings.
UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov urged Israel to lift some of its restrictions on the movement of goods and people between the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
Hamas arrested Rami Aman, 39, and seven other activists in April after the conference call, describing it as "treason."
The move is controversial in Sudan, once a staunch enemy of Israel, and has stirred opposition from some prominent political factions.
"What is the point of insisting that there is only one way - the path of boycott and keeping away? There may be ways that are not traditional and have not been tried yet," Al-Othaimeen said.
The reports came amid heightened tensions between terrorist groups in the Gaza Strip and Israel.
According to the Left-wing activist group Peace Now, some 42 West Bank outposts have been built in the last eight years, 28 of which were built during US President Donald Trump’s administration.
US officials have been open to selling the F-35 to the United Arab Emirates after it and Bahrain normalized relations with Israel on Sept. 15. But they have been tight-lipped on Qatar's bid.
The statement was deleted from the Al-Quds Brigades' website, but later replaced with a citation of a television report.
Friedman willing to meet Palestinians now despite ‘insulting ingratitude’
Both groups feared the pending demolition of homes, as part of the larger battles between Israelis and Palestinians for control of Area C.
Sudan will be the third Arab nation to normalize ties with Israel.
In 2019, the EU allocated total of €30.1 million split into 32 grants for projects listed under “Palestine,” and an additional 9 grants totalling €3.3 million for projects listed under “Israel."
EDUCATIONAL AFFAIRS: Children are taught that Israel is the enemy, that terrorists are martyrs, and that their actions are to be emulated.
The headquarters deal primarily with funding and coordination and was set up two years ago in Turkey's most populous city, Istanbul.
The normalization would be unlikely to happen all at once, unlike in the recent cases of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, because of the unique circumstances in Sudan.
They claimed that Khartoum has been facing heavy pressure and “blackmail” from the US administration in return for removing Sudan the list of state sponsors of terror.
The Palestinian Authority has been harshly critical of the Abraham Accords, and has accused the Gulf states of "betraying" the Palestinian cause.
The flight agreement would also allow an unlimited number of flights between Bahrain and Eilat and up to five cargo flights per week.
The agreement would be the third after the UAE announced normalization in August and Bahrain in September.
Israeli Intelligence Minister Eli Cohen told Israel's Channel 13 News that he believed Israel was "very close to normalizing ties with Sudan".
“Sudan has earned this delisting,” says Jonathan Schanzer, senior vice president at the Washington-based Foundation for Defense of Democracies.
"These are 24 hours of operations in all sectors - there are challenges besides the coronavirus."
This secret diplomatic office's existence was classified and has only recently come to light.
"[Former prime minister] Ehud Barak promised us personally that we will be well looked after, but all we received was a slap in the face."
A congresswoman's cancellation engenders questions about the fallen Israeli leader's reputation as a peacemaker • Avraham Burg: "We always fight about whose past is more right”
“I also underscored the importance for Lebanon's political leaders to implement reforms as called for by the Lebanese people,” Pompeo tweeted.
“I cannot understand the German voting behavior at the UN in any way. It would be good if an optician could readjust German foreign policy in dealing with Iran.”
According to the agreement, which will be officially signed on Tuesday at Ben Gurion Airport, there will be 28 weekly passenger flights between Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Tel Aviv.
The PA leadership has in recent weeks urged Palestinians to refrain from insulting symbols and persons of the Gulf states.
“Israel’s calls for 'peace' should not be trusted.”
They called for the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2334, which demands that Israel return to the pre-1967 lines.
Viewiers tuning in to the TV show "Self-Sacrificing Fighter" (Fida’i) watched Jewish characters say they hate all Arabs, and Arab characters justify the murder of Jews.
Despite the importance placed on resolving the conflict, a majority of Arab respondents thought that some Arab states were still likely to establish ties with Israel without the conflict ending.
Until Wednesday, settlers had feared that settlement plans would also be frozen, but the advancement of plans assuaged some of those fears.
The decision was reportedly made after a heated discussion on Wednesday.
No Israeli citizen has ever been sued in a PA court.
The Lebanese side's statements about the meeting emphasized that they are "indirect" and "technical."
The PA has repeatedly accused the UAE and Bahrain of backstabbing the Palestinians and betraying the Palestinian issue by signing the peace accords with Israel.
The ambassador stressed that terrorist organizations such as Hamas use the agency's facilities for terrorist purposes and urged the agency to take action.
Formally still at war after decades of conflict, Lebanon and Israel agreed to launch talks via US mediation over a maritime border running through potentially gas-rich Mediterranean waters.
A senior Energy Ministry source explained that the negotiations are “not a similar process to what happened with the United Arab Emirates,” with which Israel signed a peace treaty last month.
"Stones thrown were thrown at us without end, the size of which can kill."