April 27, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

Knesset member Merav Michaeli wants Israel to stop playing the victim card

WASHINGTON—When a pro-Israel U.S. lawmaker greeted a member of Israel’s Knesset here, the former may not have anticipated the candor of the latter.  “Give me good news,” Rep. More...

Netanyahu vows to keep Golan

JERUSALEM—Israel will never give up the Golan Heights, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at the weekly Cabinet meeting, a day after the Israeli leader said he delivered the same message to U.S. More...

Trump, Clinton seen as the most pro-Israel candidates

JERUSALEM—Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton finished in a statistical dead heat as the most pro-Israel U.S. presidential candidate, according to a poll of Israelis.  More...

Tel Aviv flights also targeted at Brussels airport

The alleged Brussels bomber nicknamed the “man in the hat” said one of the original targets in the attacks that killed 32 was the departure area for flights to Tel Aviv.  More...

UNESCO ignores Jewish ties to Wall

A UNESCO resolution does not recognize a Jewish connection to the Western Wall and the Temple Mount and calls Israel an “occupying power.”  The resolution was adopted by the executive board of the United Nations Educational, Scientif More...