Middle East

The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.

IDF along the northern border between Israel and Lebanon.

Iran media highlights Hezbollah outpost threat to Israel - analysis

The importance of Iran highlighting this issue should not be underestimated because Iran is trying to show off that it can threaten Israel via Hezbollah.

Why does Iran say the Doha talks went well? - analysis

Iran claims to be serious about the talks and says that the talks in Qatar, with the EU present, began after the visit of the EU foreign policy chief to Tehran recently.

Israel blamed for daytime strikes targeting Syria

The strike targeted sites near the coastal city of Tartus‎.

Palestinian women break cultural barriers, forging their own futures

"The culture here is that when a girl graduates from university, she becomes a teacher," Nadine Natsheh, a young Palestinian woman from Hebron, said.


Hamas and PA torture of jailed Palestinians is 'crime against humanity' - HRW

Torture and mistreatment of Palestinians by the PA and Hamas may amount to crimes against humanity, HRW and Lawyers for Justice said.

Hamas and the PA left out of the Middle East

PALESTINIAN AFFAIRS: The PA is concerned that the Palestinian issue will be sidelined in the wake of a new Middle East security alliance.

Will the Iranian nuclear talks ever end?

NUCLEAR AFFAIRS: Iran and the US have been in a staring contest to see who would blink first and re-enter the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal on better terms.

Egypt’s FM: ‘NATO Middle East’ not currently on the table

“The establishment of a new military legal alliance or organization requires great consultations, and it is not on the table at the moment,” Egypt's FM Sameh Shoukry said.


Saudi-Jewish relations prospering in wake of Abraham Accords

On a trip with prominent New York rabbis, two conversations changed Rabbi May's view of Saudi Arabia.

By Rabbi Meyer H. May / The Media Line

Biden: Visit is meant to integrate Israel in the region

That goal of integration is “why Israel leaders have come out so strongly for my going to Saudi,” Biden stated.

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