August 29, 2018 RSS feed / Mideast

‘The Israel Bible’ highlights links to Land of Israel

JERUSALEM—In 1903, American evangelist and Christian Zionist William E. Blackstone sent Theodor Herzl a personal Bible. It was a gift with a specific message. More...

Trump: Israel will pay price for embassy move

President Donald Trump said Israel will have to pay a “high price” in peace negotiations with the Palestinians over the move of the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, raising consternation in the Jewish state.  More...

Administration slashes funding

The Trump administration cut funding to the Palestinians by $200-million, citing Hamas rule in the Gaza Strip.  More...

Israel bans Juul e-cigarette

Juul’s rapid international expansion hit a speed bump when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu banned the Silicon Valley startup’s e-cigarettes at the request of local health officials.  More...