Abbas' political plan

Calls on UN Security Council to first recognize State of Palestine, then establish international framework for final status negotiations.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 1:15 AM

'International community must hold Mideast peace conference'

PA chief tells UN Security Council that international conference focusing on Mideast talks must be organized by mid-2018.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 7:23 PM

Israeli kidnapped for ransom in Nigeria released

Israeli citizen working in Nigeria kidnapped by armed persons, his personal driver killed during gunfight.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:44 PM

Yesha envoy: Time to change 'peace' narrative in Washington

Envoy meets with American congressmen. 'The Ottomans and British aren’t coming back, so why do we still have their laws in Judea, Samaria?'Eliran Aharon, Tuesday, 12:57 PM

Arutz Sheva conference on US-Israel relations

Senior Fox News anchor Pete Hegseth, dignitaries and guests gather in Jerusalem to discuss bilateral relations, media and Jerusalem.Eliran Baruch, Monday, 6:47 PM

Israel announces 'historic' gas contract with Egypt

PM Netanyahu announces contract for sales of billions of dollars' worth of Israeli natural gas to Egypt.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 4:15 PM

Poland demands explanation following embassy vandalism

Polish Foreign Ministry demands explanation for vandalism of its embassy in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 9:37 AM

Canadian delegation to meet with Palestinian Authority officials

Canadian MPs, journalists, and Senate members to meet Palestinian Authority officials and businessmen, as well as Arab MKs, report says.Dalit Halevi, Monday, 8:55 AM

Polish PM's 'Jewish perpetrators' comments are 'a new low'

Israeli President blasts Polish PM over 'Jewish perpetrators' Holocaust remark, says Israel 'will stop Iran's race to the nuclear bomb.'David Rosenberg, Sunday, 10:54 PM

Amid backlash, Netanyahu speaks with Polish PM

'I told him there’s no basis for this comparison, between the act of Poles and the acts of Jews during the Holocaust.'Tzvi Lev, Sunday, 5:48 PM

Israel nixes Poland trip following 'Jewish perpetrators' claim

After Polish PM claims 'Jewish perpetrators' also responsible for Holocaust, Israel cancels planned trips for National Service volunteers.Nitsan Keidar, Sunday, 5:34 PM

US congressional delegation to discuss Jerusalem, security

Delegation this week set to discuss Jerusalem, security, other issues with PM Netanyahu, cabinet ministers.Mordechai Sones, Sunday, 3:33 PM

Abbas to tell UN: The goal is Jerusalem

PA Chairman to make important diplomatic speech on Tuesday at UN Security Council. Spokesman says speech will focus on Jerusalem.Dalit Halevy, Sunday, 7:53 AM

PM Netanyahu: Polish PM's words are 'outrageous'

MKs from Israel's right, left condemn Polish PM Morawiecki's claim that Holocaust included 'Jewish perpetrators.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 9:33 PM

Bennett: Israel stamds in grief with Florida and all of America

Diaspora Affairs Minister sends condolence letter to families of Florida shooting victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 8:23 PM

State Dep. official: US, Israel like junior high buddies

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says US-Israel relationship akin to friendship between junior high students.Ron Kampeas, Thursday, 8:28 PM

'Putin won't let the Iranians do as they please'

'It's clear to Russians that Syria won't be stabile if they allow Hezbollah to control territory.'Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 6:13 PM

Gaza's only power plant shut down over fuel shortage

Gaza Strip's electricity plant shuts down, leaving Hamas-ruled strip totally dependent on Israel for electricity.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 3:17 PM

Malaysia rejects criticism over Israeli visit

Malaysian Foreign Minister insists his country was forced to accept Israeli delegation, says 'position on Israel remains unchanged.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 11:31 AM

US mediating between Israel and Lebanon

Disagreement exists over borders of maritime area between the countries, where gas reservoirs exist.Nitsan Keidar, Thursday, 9:54 AM

New miniseries about murdered AMIA prosecutor Alberto Nisman

Netflix begins production of miniseries about the late investigator into the deadly 1994 bombing at an Argentina Jewish center.JTA, Thursday, 8:20 AM

Concerns raised over nomination of BDS for Nobel

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center writes Norway’s Ambassador to Canada over Norwegian lawmaker’s nomination of BDS for Nobel Peace Prize.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:43 AM

Ambassador Haley: 'Israel rightly took action to defend itself'

US Ambassador to UN slams Iranian provocation over weekend and backs Israel's response. 'An egregious and unprompted escalation.'Tal Polon, 2/14/2018, 7:41 PM

Trump to Putin: Now is the time to work towards peace

US Pres. Trump encourages Russia's Pres. Putin to discuss peace talks with PA Chairman Abbas.Chana Roberts, 2/14/2018, 7:52 AM

PA official: Trump demonstrated how biased he is

Senior official in Abbas' entourage responds to interview in which Trump claimed the PA uninterested in making peace with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2018, 8:27 AM

North Korean leader wants to continue reconciliation

Kim Jong Un praises South Korea as very impressive after his country's delegation returns from Winter Olympics.Ben Ariel, 2/13/2018, 3:46 AM

PA: Trump admin 'complicit in Israel's annexation plans'

Senior PA official claims US is complicit in Israel's plans to 'annex' Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 2/12/2018, 8:33 PM

UK backs Israeli airstrikes in Syria

British foreign minister backs Israel's right to self-defense after Iranian aircraft violates Israeli airspace, Israel bombs Syrian base.David Rosenberg, 2/12/2018, 5:53 PM

Israel discussing Judea, Samaria sovereignty law with Trump WH

Prime Minister reveals that law to apply Israeli sovereignty to Judea and Samaria being discussed with Trump administration.Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2018, 4:49 PM

Likud minister: Withdraw funding from Paris film festival

Israeli ambassador skips Paris film festival over screening of ‘Foxtrot,’ Culture Minister pushes Foreign Ministry to withdraw funding.JTA, 2/12/2018, 11:07 AM

PA Chairman Abbas to meet Russia's President Putin

Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas visits Russia, Mideast expert warns not to expect any changes.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2018, 9:32 AM

Guatemalan president feted for recognition of Jerusalem

Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales, on a visit to the United States, received thanks for decision to move embassy to Jerusalem.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2018, 4:12 AM

Trump: Obama was 'absolutely terrible' for Israel

President blasts his predecessor over 'catastrophic' Iran nuclear deal, claims relations between US and Israel today better than ever.David Rosenberg, 2/11/2018, 10:00 PM

Ambassador Friedman: 'My heart breaks'

US Ambassador writes condolence letter to family of Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal, murdered in terror attack, who leaves behind wife and 4 children.Tal Polon, 2/11/2018, 11:28 AM

US backs Israel's right to self-defense

Pentagon, State Department, emphasize Israel has a right to defend itself, express concern over Iran's 'behavior.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 10:32 PM

Indian PM lays wreath on arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat's grave

Indian PM Modi meets with Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas, says he hopes 'Palestine will become a free country in a peaceful manner.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 10:09 PM

PM Netanyahu: Iran violated Israel's sovereignty

Israeli UN Amb. Danon, PM Netanyahu, say Iran proved Israeli warnings correct, promise not to tolerate violations of Israel's sovereignty.Chana Roberts, 2/10/2018, 9:27 PM

Israeli MK to meet Austrian vice chancellor

Likud MK Yehuda Glick plans meeting with Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, says he received green light from authorities.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2018, 3:26 PM

Trump: My greatest moment was recognizing Jerusalem

US President Trump tells Israel Hayom journalist that 'recognizing your beautiful capital of Jerusalem was extremely important.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2018, 8:49 AM

PA pushes for UN Security Council to broker peace talks

After denouncing US as broker for talks with Israel, PA suggests UN Security Council as replacement. 'US-led peace talks have failed.'David Rosenberg, 2/8/2018, 10:44 PM

Rivlin praises plans for memorial to honor Babi Yar victims

Israeli President Rivlin meets the Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center delegation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 7:09 PM

March of the Living will proceed despite Poland's Holocaust law

'Now, as much as ever, we believe our mission is of the utmost importance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 2:18 PM

Will Meretz MKs foil government's plan to remove infiltrators?

Two MKs from the left-wing Meretz party travel to Rwanda attempting to foil government's plan to deport illegal infiltrators.Ido Ben Porat, 2/8/2018, 9:15 AM

Anti-Israel groups to hold Ahed Tamimi international protest day

Campaign supporting PA teen who slapped soldiers calls for 'global day of action' later this month.Tal Polon, 2/8/2018, 9:06 AM

North Korea: No intention to meet U.S. officials

North Korea stressed it has no intention of meeting U.S officials during Winter Olympics in South Korea.Elad Benari, 2/8/2018, 2:36 AM

We didn't say flights to Israel could use our airspace

Saudi Arabia denies reports of permission to use airspace for travel to Israel.JTA, 2/7/2018, 10:18 PM

Russia livid over Israeli bill to recognize Ukrainian genocide

'Cynical, speculative claim about millions of victims for political reasons; Regrettable our Knesset friends distorted history.'Mordechai Sones, 2/7/2018, 3:02 PM

$4 trillion wiped out as stock markets plummet

After year of record highs, global markets tank, erasing $4 trillion in stock value after Dow Jones suffers largest single decline ever.David Rosenberg, 2/6/2018, 4:22 PM

US Ambassador slams "Palestinian 'leaders'" over Ariel murder

David Friedman blasts PA and terror groups for their response to terror attack yesterday in which Rabbi Itamar Ben Gal was murdered.Nitzan Keidar, 2/6/2018, 12:01 PM

Colombia extradites Israeli criminal

Colombia expels Israeli citizen for crimes including drug and human trafficking.JTA, 2/5/2018, 10:05 PM

Modi to meet Palestinian Authority chairman during Mideast tour

Indian PM scheduled to visit Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Palestinian Authority Chairman on 3-day tour.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 8:37 PM

Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Cyprus court orders extradition of organ-trafficking suspect to begin late in February.AFP, 2/5/2018, 7:51 PM

'The US will not forget the Syrian people'

US Ambassador Nikki Haley rebukes UN Security Council for failing to act against Assad regime, following reports of chemical weapons attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 6:52 PM

Danon: UN Security Council should condemn Ariel attack

Israeli UN Ambassador: “Instead of inviting Mahmoud Abbas to address the Council, the Council should demand he stop paying terror stipends.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 6:14 PM

Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law

Education Minister to travel to Poland, vows to 'speak the truth' about Polish crimes against Jews during the Holocaust.Uzi Baruch, 2/5/2018, 10:50 AM

North Korea mocks Trump: He's terrified

North Korea fires back at Trump, after he slammed rights abuses in the country in his State of the Union address.Ben Ariel, 2/5/2018, 5:46 AM

U.S. and Argentina to cooperate against Hezbollah

United States and Argentina to work together more closely to cut off Lebanese terrorist group's funding networks in Latin America.Ben Ariel, 2/5/2018, 4:44 AM