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PA Shocked Qatar Accepts Trump’s Plan for Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
'Qatar is now in a hurry to join the normalization of relations [with Israel] and the Deal of the Century,' declared a Palestinian official.
IRGC COMMANDER SAYS IRAN HAS ABILITY TO SEIZE ALL US BASES IN GULF REGION
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:00 P.M.) - The Commander-in-Chief of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Major General Hossein Salami, said on Saturday that "the Iranian
Riyadh’s Possibilities are Many in Wake of Israel-Gulf Accords
The dramatic agreements the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Israel signed this week raise a major question: Will the biggest and most powerful Arab Gulf state be next?
DM GANTZ TO DEPART FOR WASHINGTON FOR SECURITY-RELATED MEETINGS
Iran Won't Have Nuke in 2020 Despite US Official's Claim - Analysis
To be clear, Iran in the long-term absolutely is a nuclear threat and it is critical that the US and Israel not take their eye off the ball.
Honduras to Move Embassy to Jerusalem By End of Year
Currently there are two foreign embassies in Jerusalem, with the United States having moved its embassy in May 2018, followed by Guatemala.
US, UAE SAID HOLDING 'DECISIVE' MEETING WITH SUDAN OVER ISRAEL NORMALIZATION
Report says Khartoum asking for billions in economic assistance in return for agreement with Jerusalem; if demands met, announcement could come within days
Bahrain Targeted By Iranian-Backed 'Terror Attack'
Media reports indicated the plot was designed to avenge the killing of IRGC commander Qasem Soleimani.
Russian Media: Is Russia Opposed to the Israel-Bahrain-UAE Deal
Netanyahu and Putin have had warm relations for many years and Israel and Russia frequently have discussed Syria over the years.
IRAN TO EXPLOIT US SANCTIONS GAMBLE, TRY TO WEAKEN WASHINGTON IN MIDEAST
While there is hope by Trump administration supporters that the US decision to move forward on snapback will work, the consensus appears to be in Europe, Russia, Iran and elsewhere, that it will not.
Iran Said Refraining From Attack on US, Fearing It Could Help Trump's Reelection
Citing US intel reports, NY Times says Khamenei fears direct confrontation will help president's campaign and believes Natanz attack was intended to provoke a clash
Top Fatah Official Tells of 'Zionist Territorial Designs From Nile to Euphrates'
Railing against Israel's peace deals with UAE and Bahrain, Azzam Al-Ahmad claims Palestinians are defending all Arab nations from Israel's expansion plots
US REIMPOSES SANCTIONS ON IRAN
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday that the US "expects all UN Member States to comply” with snapback sanctions on the Islamic Republic.
IRAN, RUSSIA PAN 'ILLEGITIMATE, RECKLESS' US CLAIM UN SANCTIONS BACK IN FORCE
Moscow says Washington's 'theatrics do not correspond to reality,' as the White House insists measures against Tehran have snapped back -- in defiance of the rest of the world
UN Chief Says No Action on UN Iran Sanctions Due to 'Uncertainty'
DUBAI'S HABTOOR GROUP TO OPEN REPRESENTIVE OFFICE IN ISRAEL
Rare Finding Supports Idea of High Literacy Rates Among Biblical Jews
The finding, a complete inkwell dating to the end of the Second Temple period, was made at the Horvat Brachot excavation site in Gush Etzion.
Trump Tries to Renew Isareli-Lebanese Talks on Mediterranean Gas Fields
Israel and Lebanon have a dispute over an 860 sq. km. area in the eastern Mediterranean Sea that includes several blocs rich in natural gas off the coasts of both countries.
SAUDI ROYAL FAMILY SAID DIVIDED OVER POSSIBLE FUTURE TIES WITH ISRAEL
Crown prince said to be in favor of the move as it could bring business opportunities, coordination over Iran, but king is solidly committed to Palestinian demand for state
ABBAS PLAYS A MISGUIDED WAITING GAME, AS HAMAS EYES HIS PRESIDENCY
After the Abraham Accords 'betrayal,' PA head is apparently betting things will improve with a president Biden or 2nd-term Trump. But the Palestinian public has had its fill of him
REPORT: UAE Crown Prince Skipped White House Signing OVer PM's Annexation Stance
Saudi news site says Emirates' de facto leader resented Netanyahu saying annexation still on table; report denies claim UAE pushed for Gantz, Ashkenazi to be excluded from talks
FIVE STEPS TO STOP THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS
HEALTH AFFAIRS: Assuta Medical Centers chairman Shuki Shemer: There is no public health without the public.
Israeli Ambassador to the UN: The Front Line of Efforts Against Iran
#18 - Our man at the UN and in DC: Gilad Erdan
BADER GINSBURG WHO DIED AGE 87: 'DEMAND FOR JUSTICE RNS THROUGH JEWISH HISTORY'
The jurist, who died on the eve of Rosh Hashanah, was frank about the importance of Jewish tradition and said her roots as an outsider were building block of her perspective
TRUMP: GOOD CHANCE KUWAIT WILL NORMALIZE TIES WITH ISRAEL
Qatar: Normalizing Ties With Israel Conditional on Two-State Solution
Bipartian House Bill Backs Deals with UAE, Bahrain
TURKEY AND IRAN ARE ENGAGING IN NEW OPERATIONS IN AFRICA
It is important to understand that this is in the context of the US generally reducing its global role and comes around 60 years after European colonialism was rolled back.
Erdogan's Grandiose Battle for the Middle East
Turkey is destabilizing the region as it quests for control in the Aegean gas fields and expands its presence in the Arab states
TRUMPING PALESTINIAN LIES AND TEHRAN'S AGENDA
In one fell swoop, Trump set the record straight about Israel and its neighbors.
US Set for Showdown with UN Over Snapback Sanctions on Iran
The sanctions, including an arms embargo, were removed in exchange for the 2015 agreement with Iran that it would halt its nuclear weapons program.
STUDY SAID TO FIND SAUDIS MAY HAVE ENOUGH URANIUM TO MAKE OWN NUCLEAR FUEL
Guardian cites report by Saudi, Chinese geologists, identifying sufficient amounts of the element to supply Gulf kingdom's nascent nuclear program -- and to export
Russia: Peace Can't Be Secured Without Resolving Israel-PA Conflict
Israel-UAE Deal: Iran and Turkey Must Form a United Front
A stronger strategic relationship would be able to keep Israel and the UAE in check - and keep the Palestinian aspiration for statehood alive
US TO DECLARE UN SANCTIONS ON IRAN ARE BACK, SETTING UP SHOWDOWN WITH THE WORLD
Move forcefully opposed by most countries, except for Israel and Gulf, and expected to be ignored by rest of Security Council, which could undermine credibility of world body
Israel's UN Envoy Insists West Bank Annexation 'Not Off the Table'
Gilad Erdan says matter no longer a priority for Washington, but can be discussed again after US elections; sources have told ToI that US assured UAE it won’t back move before 2024
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