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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced a new welfare package on Thursday for Israelis who have lost livelihoods due to the coronavirus crisis, saying the measures would...

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) – Palestinian leaders hope Democrat Joe Biden will tone down Washington’s pro-Israel policies if he becomes U.S. president, and Palestinian-Americans have been...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. officials will gather this week to discuss whether to give Israel a green light for its plan to annex Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, as Israeli Prime Minister...

Backing comes a day after the Supreme Court cleared PM Netanyahu to form a government. Israeli MPs have approved the formation of a unity government between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and rival...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli police officers fatally shot a Palestinian they suspected was carrying a weapon in Jerusalem’s Old City on Saturday, a police spokesman said, but the man was...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – China’s ambassador to Israel was found dead in his residence on Sunday and initial indications were that he had died of natural causes, an Israeli official said. ...

Israel vows to continue operations in Syria until Iran leaves after missile strike kills 14 Tehran-backed fighters Israel has launched hundreds of attacks on Syria since the start of the civil war They...

Israel launches new ‘contactless’ roadside covid-19 testing booths which have zero contact between nurse and patient The booths provide an entirely sealed, sterile environment for the medic Zero...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The speaker of Israel’s parliament, an ally of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, resigned on Wednesday, sharpening a battle with the Supreme Court over its concerns that...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s Supreme Court ordered the speaker of the parliament on Monday to put into motion a move in parliament, which he had rejected, that could weaken close ally Prime...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s main challenger, Benny Gantz, won support on Sunday from two key parties in his bid to oust Israel’s longest-serving leader and...

Israel, which views Iran as its biggest security threat, has repeatedly attacked Iranian targets in Syria. Iran has warned Israel of a “firm and appropriate” response if it continued attacking...

Jerusalem: A macabre tug-of-war over the body of a Palestinian militant on the Gaza-Israel border, captured on video in broad daylight, prompted a barrage of rocket fire from Gaza and was met by retaliatory...

(Reuters) – Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, appearing before the United Nations Security Council, angrily rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace proposal on Tuesday as...

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Thursday freed a U.S.-Israeli woman who was jailed on drug charges after President Vladimir Putin granted her a pardon, the RIA news agency cited the Federal Prison Service...

Jerusalem: Israel has postponed a move to annex large parts of the West Bank, a government minister said on Wednesday, a day after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to quickly act on the Trump administration's...