Beirut-based Nimr Hammad, political adviser to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas has died at the age of 78.
At least 100,000 children have had no safe drinking water for 3 days in Aleppo.
New Zealand PM John Key chaired the UN Security Council session in his final month of a 2-year rotation as president.
It's not clear who killed 80 Syrian soldiers but the US-Russian ceasefire is crumbling. Israel's deployed the Iron Dome.
Eighty thousand Aleppo residents starve as their fate is determined by which side blinks first in a game of chicken played in a ceasefire.
A group of UNIFIL soldiers were rushed to a field hospital in southern Lebanon after their vehicle blew up when it hit a landmine while on patrol.
It's not clear who is firing the mortar shells that land in northern Israel, since there are so many different actors in Syria.
Israeli fighter pilots again were sent to attack artillery positions in Syria in response to mortar fire aimed at the Golan Heights earlier in the day.
Route 98 in the Israeli Golan Heights was closed to traffic after the third Syrian mortar shell exploded in the area, making the road risky for travelers.
As the Israeli Air Force was hitting Syrian Army positions, the other side launched two S-200 (SAM) ground-to-air missiles from Damascus.
Russia and the United States have agreed to work together to impose a cease-fire in Syria, again. Almost no one believes it will last: even their own allies.
The reports all agree that Assad's allies are massing near Israel's border with Syria. What's unclear is which enemy it is.
A new smuggler tunnel has been found by police, running between Mexico under the border to the USA.
Terrorists pick up weapons during a retreat by US forces in Afghanistan. It's not the first time. Israel is watching.
On October 25, 2006, special prosecutor Alberto Nisman formally accused the government of Iran of directing the AMIA bombing, and the Hezbollah militia of carrying it out.
Iran has seized the opportunity to "help" Beirut when Saudi Arabia pulled its economic aid from Lebanon.
The US continues to arm Israel's enemies in the Middle East, including those directly on her borders.
Israeli military officials are watching the situation in Syria as Aleppo becomes a ticking time bomb.
Anti-Semitism is still alive and well at the Olympics, and Israeli athletes do well to keep their guard up.
A Russian military helicopter is shot down by ground forces, killing five people over Idlib.
One entire battalion, according to reports, took on the role of the local civilian Arab population, in an attempt to isolate them from the fighting.
Israeli and American military forces drilled together on urban warfare and counter terrorism methods in 'Noble Shirley 2016.'
The Israel Air Force launched an air strike against a target in Syria after gunfire aimed at the Israeli side of the border.
Hezbollah is ramping up its firepower with more than 120,000 missiles pointed at Israeli cities.
Elbit successfully tested its 'Seagull' USV, launching a torpedo from the water-borne drone.