October 26, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

How one popular Palestinian café puts women first, and men in the corner

NABLUS, West Bank—The “Mountain of Fire.” The “terror capital” of the West Bank. More...

Israel suspending ties with UNESCO after Jerusalem vote

Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett said Israel would suspend its cooperation with UNESCO because of the U.N. agency’s decision to ignore Jewish ties to holy sites in Jerusalem.  More...

Israeli chief rabbi: Syria suffering ‘a small holocaust’

Israel’s Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef said “a small holocaust” was taking place in Syria. More...

Israel aids Taiwan with special tables for earthquakes

Israel donated 117 tables that provide shelter during earthquakes to schools in a Taiwanese city struck by a quake earlier this year.  Israel’s envoy to Taiwan, Asher Yarden, decided to cancel a celebration for Israel’s Independence More...