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.

US views on EastMed pipeline have ripples for Israel-Greece ties

The new US administration has voiced misgivings and no longer supports the pipeline.

Iran’s regime disturbed by rising will to protest and secularism

Ex-head of Iran's nuke organization wants to inflict 50,000 wounds on Israel to 'liberate Golan Heights and break siege of Gaza'

Herzog in talks for first Israeli presidential visit to Turkey since 2007

Turkey's Erdogan mentioned that he may meet with Herzog, and said that Prime Minister Naftali Bennett is "sending messages at different levels."

West Bank

EU funding PA de-facto seizure of Area C, Intelligence Ministry warns

An annual EU sum of some 20 million euros is earmarked for Palestinian legal battles against settlements and the security barrier.

Bennett offers UAE intel, security aid in drone attack condemnation

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett ordered the defense establishment to provide the UAE with any assistance, "should you be interested."

PA minister panned for blaming Hamas for floods

Recent heavy rains in the Gaza Strip have caused flooding.

Protests in Sudan escalate as outside forces press for unity

At least 7 killed in a deadly day of Sudan anti-coup protests due to violent military response.

By DEBBIE MOHNBLATT/THE MEDIA LINE
18/01/2022
WOMEN WALK to the market in Abu Shock IDPs camp in Al Fashir, capital of North Darfur, Sudan.

Hope for Israel's Darfur asylum seekers after court ruling

Separated from his family, Hassan says he fled from Sudan to Egypt and on through the Sinai desert into Israel, where he has been living in immigration limbo for 11 years.

By REUTERS
18/01/2022

On This Day: 1,500 Palestinians slain in Karantina massacre 46 years ago

The massacre of the Palestinian inhabitants of Karantina by Christian Lebanese militias was part of the Lebanese Civil War and triggered a reprisal at Damour.

Iran hostage crisis survivor to go on hunger strike to free hostages

"The hostage crisis hasn't ended for many others: Americans and Westerners who are now being held as bargaining chips in Iran. There are at least two dozen of them."

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