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The Crisis Is Over: Israel Appoints New Ambassador to Jordan

Appointing the new ambassador is part of the reconciliation between Israel and Jordan, putting an end to the crisis that broke out over the summer between the two countries.

UNIFIL Confirms Israel Building Security Wall on Its Side of Lebanon Border

Lebanon and Hezbollah don't want to be blocked by an Israeli security wall, and claim land south of the Blue Line is Lebanese territory.

France: Iranian Militias, Hezbollah – and Russia – Must Leave Syria

Le Drian walked on eggshells regarding Turkey's offensive against the Kurdish militia in northern Syria, because of the arrest of "a few hundred " French-national jihadists who had been captured by the Kurds.

Syria Reports Israeli Attack on Site near Damascus

Syrian state television repeated the announcement, saying air defenses have "dealt with new Israeli aggression" near Damascus.

Report: Iran Producing Drones Equipped with Precision Smart Bombs (video)

"The new drone is able to conduct different reconnaissance, patrolling and combat missions in distant areas and "enjoys high flight endurance."

Report: Senior Iranian Cleric Ebrahim Raisi Visited Lebanon-Israel Border

Ebrahim Raisi is a hardline Iranian cleric who is considered to be in the running to replace Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.

Diplomats from Poland, Turkey Skip Israeli Ceremony to Honor ‘Righteous Gentiles’

"Israel works closely with our partners around the world to defend and reveal the truth about the Holocaust. We expect to do that with every country, including Poland."

Erdogan, Pope Francis, Find ‘Common Ground’ on Jerusalem

They both can't stand the fact that Israel still insists Jerusalem is its capital, and now a US president is backing them up.

King Abdullah II: Washington Does Not Understand Islam

King Abdullah was responding to repeated references by President Trump describing Islam and the United States as being at odds with each other. Trump said on the campaign trail that Muslims hate the US.

‘Imagine What Gazans Could Do With $100M Iran Gives Hamas Annually’

“Imagine what the people of Gaza could do with the $100 million Iran gives Hamas annually that Hamas uses for weapons and tunnels to attack Israel!”

Juniper Cobra Joint US-Israel Military Exercise Gearing Up

The exercise is being carried out amidst tensions with Lebanon’s Hezbollah terrorist organization.

Russian High-Precision Weapons Kill 30 Rebels in Retaliation for Downed Jet

A missile from a man-portable air-defense system (MANPADS) was launched Saturday to bring down a Russian Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jet.

Kurdish Fighters Blow Up Turkish Tank [Video]

Turkey has been attacking the Kurds in Afrin, in an attempt to drive them out of the region.

Syrian Rebels Shoot Down Russian Sukhoi 25 Fighter Jet, Kill Pilot

The downing of the plane came as Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air support and Iranian infantry, have intensified their offensive in Idlib, one of the last rebel-held bastions in Syria.

Revealed: Israel Regularly Launching Airstrikes at Sinai Terrorists with Egypt’s Blessing

The new Egyptian dependence on Israel to maintain the integrity of their borders is diminishing Egypt's role as independent broker in the Middle East peace negotiations.

Liberman Warns Lebanon Will Join Israel in Bomb Shelters If Hezbollah Launches Attack

"If people in Tel Aviv are in bomb shelters, then they will also be in shelters in Beirut. This has to be clear to the other side."

Israel Proposes $1B Plan to Rebuild Gaza at Emergency Meet with International Donors

Israel offered to provide technology and knowledge for the host of projects necessary to create new infrastructure for the enclave, but funding and materials must come from the international community.

Trump Reiterates Jerusalem, Iran Deal Commitments in State of the Union Address

We could not find a fact-checking note that disputed Trump's 148 words of policy gold promising that Jerusalem remains the capital of Israel, and the Iran nuclear deal will be altered, or sanctions will resume.

Amman Embassy Reopens Following Israeli Apology To Jordan

A staff of Israeli workers is back in Amman, mainly for maintenance and cleaning tasks, but no new ambassador has yet been appointed.

Tests Show Assad Regime Behind Sarin War Crimes

One expert, Amy Smithson, told Reuters the findings are tantamount to DNA evidence.

Lebanese Blame Mossad for Hamas Agent Assassination Attempt

A Hamas spokesman said at the time that "Initial indications point to Zionist fingers behind this criminal act."

Netanyahu Warns Putin Israel Won’t Tolerate Iranian Bases in Syria, Weapons in Lebanon

“I made it clear to [President Putin] that we will not agree to either one of these developments and will act according to need."

Turkish Pilots Emulate ISIS as Warplanes Destroy Ancient Site in Northern Syria

The temple was among the most important ancient monuments built by the Arameans in the first millennium BCE. It's not clear why Turkey destroyed it.

Netanyahu, Putin to Discuss Syria, Israeli Security in Moscow Talks

"I will discuss with him various regional developments, enhanced security coordination between the IDF and the Russian military forces in Syria."

Exiled Iranian Actress Stars in Israeli Spy Movie

“I make my choices not to become a symbol of liberty, but at the same time for the ears and eyes that are looking where I am going.”

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