RAMALLAH, West Bank/JERUSALEM Palestinians warmed on Wednesday to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's toughest election rival, a former top general who said Israel should not maintain its dominion over them.
JERUSALEM, Feb 6 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin
Netanyahu's toughest election rival voiced openness on Wednesday
to a future removal of settlements from the occupied West Bank,
sparking debate over diplomacy with the Palestinians as a U.S.
peace plan looms.
JERUSALEM Israeli prosecutors indicted a 16-year-old Jewish seminary student on Thursday over the killing of a Palestinian woman, a case that has sparked public recrimination between Israel's far-right and its usually tight-lipped internal security agency.
BEIRUT/JERUSALEM, Jan 21 Israel struck in Syria
early on Monday, the latest salvo in its increasingly open
assault on Iran's presence there, shaking the night sky over
Damascus with an hour of loud explosions in a second consecutive
night of military action.
JERUSALEM Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged on Sunday Israel's weekend attack on what he called an Iranian arms cache in Syria, and said it had also completed a hunt for cross-border tunnels dug by Tehran-allied Lebanese Hezbollah fighters.
JERUSALEM An Israeli court sentenced a Palestinian to 18 years imprisonment on Monday for stabbing to death a British woman in Jerusalem last year, under a plea bargain acknowledging he is mentally ill.
JERUSALEM Amos Oz, Israel's best-known author and an outspoken supporter of a two-state solution to its conflict with the Palestinians, died of cancer at the age of 79 on Friday, his daughter said.
JERUSALEM Israel will escalate its fight against Iranian-aligned forces in Syria after the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday.
JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday Hezbollah had shut down plants to develop precision-guided missiles but was imperiling Lebanon with a cross-border tunnel network he deemed "an act of war". | Video
JERUSALEM Israel signalled displeasure on Sunday with Australia's recognition of West Jerusalem as its capital, with a confidant of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying it was a mistake to gainsay Israeli control over the whole city. | Video