Israel blames Iran for Embassy car attack
Feb 13, 2012
World | Reuters | Wednesday April 2, 2014
Washington is keeping up efforts to put Israel-Palestinian peace negotiations back on track despite "unhelpful steps" taken by both sides in the past day, a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday.
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday March 31, 2014
Israel handed the Palestinians a proposal they hope will lead to an extension of their peace talks beyond an April 29 deadline, as efforts to salvage the negotiations came to a head.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 12, 2014
British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived in Israel on Wednesday for a two-day visit during which he will meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders to discuss the peace talks and Iran.
World | Reuters | Monday March 3, 2014
President Barack Obama takes a break from the Ukraine crisis to hold potentially difficult talks on Monday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on U.S. efforts to keep Middle East peace negotiations alive.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday February 25, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Israel today to discuss nuclear talks with Iran and to encourage Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to reach a two-state solution with the Palestinians.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 27, 2014
Hackers attacked Israeli computers including one used by the defence ministry department dealing with civilians in the occupied West Bank, an Israeli data protection expert said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 19, 2014
Israel's premier today condemned a decision by the UN cultural agency to postpone an exhibit tracing 3,500 years of ties between the Jewish people and Israel, following pressure from Arab countries.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 13, 2014
A state memorial for the late Israeli premier Ariel Sharon got under way at the parliament in Jerusalem on Monday in the presence of Israeli and foreign dignitaries.
World | Reuters | Monday January 13, 2014
Vice President Joe Biden will hold talks with Israeli leaders during a visit to the Jewish state as head of a U.S. delegation to former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's funeral on Monday
World | Reuters | Monday January 13, 2014
Thousands of Israelis bade farewell on Sunday to former prime minister Ariel Sharon, the maverick warrior-statesman who helped reshape the Middle East, as his body lay in state outside parliament in Jerusalem.
World | Reuters | Sunday January 12, 2014
Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's body lay in state on Sunday outside parliament in Jerusalem, where thousands of Israelis waited to bid farewell to the maverick warrior-statesman.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 11, 2014
Former Israeli premier Ariel Sharon died in hospital near Tel Aviv Saturday, aged 85, after eight years in a coma, drawing tributes from Israeli leaders but contempt from Palestinians.
World | Reuters | Monday January 6, 2014
Thousands of African migrants, many holding banners demanding freedom for compatriots jailed by Israel, protested on Sunday in a Tel Aviv square against a new open-ended detention law which allows migrants to be sent to a desert prison.
World | Associated Press | Friday January 3, 2014
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blasted his Palestinian partner in peace-making efforts, accusing him of embracing terrorists "as heroes," harsh words that clouded the start of Secretary of State John Kerry's tenth trip to the region to neg...
World | Jodi Rudoren, The New York Times | Friday December 27, 2013
For the second time in three days, the Israeli air force struck the Gaza Strip on Thursday night in response to rockets fired earlier from Gaza into Israel, continuing a new wave of violence that has complicated peace talks.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 27, 2013
The State Department is working to authenticate a video showing a US contractor held by Al Qaeda militants in what could the first sign since 2012 that he is alive.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 26, 2013
The State Department is working to authenticate a video showing a US contractor held by Al-Qaeda militants in what could the first sign since 2012 that he is alive, The Washington Post reported on Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday hit out at the United States for what he described as "unacceptable" wiretapping of his predecessor Ehud Olmert, as reported in the media.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 2, 2013
IT and infrastructure company employees train to defend against cyber-attacks in Israel's new state-of-the-art "Cyber Gym".
World | Reuters | Thursday November 28, 2013
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Jerusalem and Ramallah next week to discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace and to consult Israeli officials about Iran.