JERUSALEM — Yair Lapid, the centrist leader of the Israeli opposition, was asked on Wednesday to try to form a coalition government after Prime Minister…View More Israeli President Taps the Opposition Leader Lapid to Form Government
JERUSALEM — A week before the annual Jewish pilgrimage to Mount Meron in northern Israel, officials from six government departments, hoping to prevent the spread…View More Israeli Officials Had a Plan to Prevent Tragedy at Mt. Meron. It Was Ignored.
VIENNA (AFP) – Parties to the Iran nuclear agreement are to resume on Saturday (May 1), the third round of negotiations in Vienna aimed at…View More Iran nuclear talks to resume in Vienna on Saturday
JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – Orthodox Christians flocked to Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Saturday (May 1) to celebrate the Holy Fire ceremony, gathering in…View More Crowds gather for Holy Fire ceremony at Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre
A blast caused by an exploding oxygen cylinder swept through a hospital that lacked smoke detectors and spread partly because of flammable false ceilings, an…View More Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Older Covid Patients
JERUSALEM — Clashes between Israelis and Palestinians erupted overnight in Jerusalem as hundreds of supporters of an extremist Jewish supremacy group staged a march, chanting…View More Israelis and Palestinians Clash Around Jerusalem’s Old City
JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – The Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech is effective at preventing symptomatic and severe disease in people with some chronic illnesses,…View More Pfizer Covid-19 shot effective for people with chronic diseases: Israel study
GAZA/JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – The sick and dying are rapidly pushing Gaza’s hospitals close to capacity amid a surge in Covid-19 cases in the impoverished Palestinian…View More Gaza gravediggers and medics stretched as Covid-19 cases spike during Ramadan
DUBAI (REUTERS) – Iran’s chief negotiator said on Tuesday (April 20) talks to save the 2015 nuclear accord were moving forward despite difficulties but warned…View More Iran sees Vienna talks moving forward, warns against excessive demands
DUBAI (REUTERS) – Iran began enriching uranium to 60 per cent purity in order to show its technical capacity after a sabotage attack at a…View More Iran says enriching uranium to 60% purity is meant to show its nuclear prowess, but process is reversible
VIENNA (AFP) – A Russian diplomat taking part in talks to save the landmark Iran nuclear deal said on Monday (April 19) that the negotiations…View More Russia says Iran nuclear talks enter 'drafting stage'
VIENNA (REUTERS) – Iran has started the process of enriching uranium to 60 per cent fissile purity at its above-ground Pilot Fuel Enrichment Plant at…View More IAEA confirms Iran has started enriching uranium to 60% purity
KABUL (AFP) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday (April 15) to brief officials on Washington’s plans…View More Top US envoy Blinken in Afghanistan for troop withdrawal talks
JERUSALEM — The annual Israel Prize ceremony is supposed to be an august and unifying event, a beloved highlight of the Independence Day celebrations that…View More The Israel Prize Is Meant to Unify. More Often, It’s Mired in Controversy.