Dozens of Syrian civilians -- most of them women and children, many of whom were in underground shelters -- were killed in what appeared to have been a horrific sarin gas attack in the Eastern Ghouta town of Douma.
Meanwhile, the Russian Foreign Ministry has rejected Saturday’s reports on the chemical attack carried out by the Syrian government forces in the town of Douma outside Damascus.
The story behind the "Holy Fire" is a particularly interesting mix of the story of Hanukkah (oil running out) and the story of Elijah's confrontation with the Ba'al prophets (kings I 18:33-38).
Russia appears to be preparing for a propaganda pushback, blaming the attack on Syrian rebel groups.
Greenblatt: "We condemn leaders and protesters who call for violence or who send protesters - including children - to the fence, knowing that they may be injured or killed."
The van ploughed into diners who were enjoying the spring weather at sidewalk tables outside the Grosser Kiepenkerl restaurant.
"We were very successful against ISIS. But sometimes it’s time to come back home, and we’re thinking about that very seriously, okay?”
Russia's President Putin hosted the first trilateral meeting on Syria in November 2017 at the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
The UN hopes Israel will reconsider.
“Given the anti-Semitism crisis engulfing the Labour Party, there is absolutely no way that Mr Corbyn can claim that this too was an oversight."
The problem was that it was happening in public, over a few very embarrassing hours during which the PM appeared weak and confused.
“With regard to this request that we accept refugees living in Israel, particularly from African countries, as part of a UN High Commissioner for Refugees program – we know nothing of this.”
How is it that the UN, EU, United Kingdom and Turkey can allow such a tragedy to pass without comment?
Government ministers are unhappy with the plan -- many because they were kept in the dark about it.
Palestinian Authority Hard at Work to Squeeze International Condemnation of Israel from Gaza Provocations
France may be next to recognize a Palestinian State following a meeting of Presidents Macron and Trump on April 22.
Israel’s Foreign Ministry worked together with authorities in Bucharest to coordinate rescue efforts.
One wonders how much spare time a tunnel digger actually has these days. Perhaps he has more than we realize.
The statement was delivered during the emergency session of the UN Security Council, convened during the Passover seder, at a time no Jew could attend.
The Palestinian Authority representative addressed the Council during the meeting, while Israeli representatives were not present due to the sacred holiday.
“Mahmoud Abbas has once again revealed his true intentions as he directly funds hundreds of millions of dollars to terrorists with blood on their hands.”
Denso said its Israel R&D satellite will focus on innovative technologies in cyber security, telecommunications, artificial intelligence (AI), sensing and software.
The decision to buy the Israeli planes was allegedly pushed by Croatian Defense Minister Damir Krstičević. Israel also offered to cooperate on drone development.
The prince said that it is Russia's responsibility to "highlight the atrocious acts that the Iranian government perpetrates against its own people."
El Al noted that it had contacted the International Civil Aviation Organization demanding to allow the Israeli carrier to fly over Saudi territory on its way to and from India, arguing unfair practices.
The reported statements include comparisons between Israel and the Nazis, blaming the downfall of Arab leaders on a “Hebrew spring” and depicting Israel as a two-headed monster.