The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.
Plan is ‘so much less’ than Palestinians have already been offered; Ex-US envoy, general ‘hyperventilated’ upon hearing the plan – will go nowhere.
Changes for women in the Kingdom make Saudis hopeful.
Those diagnosed with the virus were in stable condition and under medical observation, the ministry said in a statement carried by state news agency WAM.
"The Kingdom reiterates its support for all efforts aimed at reaching a just and comprehensive resolution to the Palestinian cause," said the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Zeinab tweeted a video of her meeting with the Hezbollah leader, along with the text: "The spider nests of America and Zionists will collapse."
President Donald Trump and other top officials initially said Iran's Jan. 8 attack had not killed or injured any U.S. service members.
The PA itself limited its complaints against Israel to the post June-2014 period.
In another case, the defendant, who was a pharmacist, was given a life sentence in Mosul for providing wounded ISIS members with medical services.
This messianic creed is the raison d’être for the Islamic Republic of Iran according to its founders and leaders.
Taliban claims CIA agents were onboard downed plane but won’t verify who
The report did not say when parliament might vote on the motion.
How Turkey achieves its goals is by offering a few of its solders to train Tripoli's forces and send the same Syrian rebels Turkey was recently using to fight Kurds in eastern Syria.
Willingness to recognize the Shoah may be an indication that the Arab world is willing to normalize relations with Israel.
‘When the [PA] realizes that they don’t have the backing they think they have, I think we might see a shift’
The militias are playing a dangerous game as they try to edge the US out of Iraq without inviting retaliation measures.
The threats reveal Tehran’s fears that the US will not stop targeting their key officials and that the US has put Iran on the back foot in its plans for the region.
US officials have described the plane as a small military craft, and denied it was brought down by enemy activity.
The message called on the operatives to begin targeting Jews and to turn the conquered territories into fields of weapons and rocket experiments.
According to the academics, the priest's "expressed wish" was for his voice to carry on into the afterlife.
At least one rocket hit a dining facility or cafeteria at the site. Sirens sounded in the compound directing people to seek shelter.
Iranian official: We deterred US for years by our response to Soleimani’s death
Officials' non-responses also to keep focus on sanctions
After finding out that the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) tried to cover up the downing of the Ukrainian plane, Rouhani gave an ultimatum, come clean or walk.
Palestinian threats over the "Deal of the Century," will not deter Israel fulfilling this objective, nor is the plan grounds for “violence or terrorism” against Israel, Erdan said.
Palestinians often mark “days of rage” by initiating clashes with IDF soldiers in the West Bank and Israeli policemen in east Jerusalem.
These comments came during Palestinian coverage of the Fifth World Holocaust Forum, alleging that Palestinians have been suffering from this 'historic crime that has been continuing for 70 years.'
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is heading to the US to meet with President Donald Trump to discuss the "Deal of the Century."
On the face of it, Iran’s media has reported the “deal” in a relatively neutral manner, but Tasnim news media's report may indicate Iran’s real intentions.
No details were available on the extent of damages or injuries.
An official admitted that the company had restored the domain to Fars by using DNS spoofing, a type of hacking that redirects users to the wrong website when they try to access a certain URL.
"Yes, obviously I would like to [go to Iran]," he was quoted as saying.
Actual nuke still requires decision to weaponize, deliver
A tale of two protests has unfolded in Iraq over the last forty-eight hours.
The demonstrators demand the removal of what they see as a corrupt Iraqi ruling elite and the end of interference in politics by foreign powers, namely Iran.
US Pentagon spokesman Jonathan Hoffman did not elaborate at a press conference Friday but did indicate that America is considering options.
Pompeo spoke to NPR on Friday in an interview that later raised controversy about US Ukraine policy.
It killed 31 people there and four in the neighboring province of Malatya.
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During the trip, the Prince of Wales visited the grave of his late grandmother Princess Alice as well as many of the holy Christian and Muslim sites.
This is the result of weeks of US tensions with Iran and the result of US airstrikes on an Iraqi militia called Kataib Hezbollah, which a key role in Iraq’s paramilitary forces.
Hoffman said the military had seen symptoms like headaches, dizziness, sensitivity to light and nausea.
Iranian Christian forwarded message making fun of mullahs.
While Iran was absent from the corridors of the conference center, there was an urge for de-escalation among those present.
Putin praised Palestinian-Russian relations and expressed readiness to cooperate with and support Palestine. He invited Abbas to the Victory March in Moscow in May.
Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for a "peaceful, unified demonstration to condemn the American presence and its violations."
For the first time since the departure of Syrian troops from Lebanon in 1990, the latter country has a government in which only Hezbollah and its allies are represented.
The representatives saw some of the many projects used to improve Palestinian life in the West Bank and make passing through crossings easier and more efficient.
She urged the Council to stop criticizing Israel and to take a closer look at Iran's destabilizing role instead.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Blue and White leader Benny Gantz are expected to be at the White House next Tuesday to discuss the “Deal of the Century.”
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to make a visit in Washington on January 28.
Any move to delay bond repayments could constitute a default in the eyes of credit rating agencies and risk pushing its credit rating further into junk territory.
The battle is on over when Iran could break out to a nuclear weapon, but opinions vary on what that means.
Iraqi President Barham Salih met US President Donald Trump on Wednesday at Davos during the economic summit.
US Patriot batteries could be sent but reports say there are a shortage leading to questions about whether other systems, such as the two Iron Dome batteries the US has could be an interim solution.
To heal, Ryan Manion has co-written a book with two war widows.
Arab press discusses important events in the past week in the Middle East.
"If (Esmail) Ghaani follows the same path of killing Americans then he will meet the same fate," Brian Hook told the Arabic-language daily Asharq al-Awsat.
Abbas made the appeal during a meeting in his Ramallah office with French President Emmanuel Macron.
Some see presence of multiple female ministers – including one holding defense portfolio – as effort to win-over angry street, skeptical world
Doha’s move clears way for heavy fines against people who disseminate information that authorities consider untrue or prejudiced
Military says investigation still looking into whether the teens were part of a terrorist group or acted on their own initiative
Abdolhossein Mojaddami was gunned down by two gunmen on a motorcycle.
Iran's president told European powers not to copy the United States by undermining Tehran's strained nuclear pact with world powers.
"I am not a spy. I have never been a spy and I have no interest to work for a spying organization in any country. When I leave Iran, I want to be a free woman and live a free life."
The number of service members requiring treatment could increase in coming days.
Mohammad Hejazi led IRGC forces in Lebanon and worked with Hezbollah to improve precision guidance.
But analysts said Hezbollah's role in the government's formation meant it might have difficulty convincing other states to provide urgently needed financial support.
The United States’s peace team is currently attending the World Economic Forum in Davos before traveling to Israel to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Blue and White leader Benny Gantz
Shine said the chances of rehabilitating the nuclear deal or of a new negotiation toward a modified “Trump deal” were “medium to low.”
German and British ambassadors spoke after Israeli Ambassador called Iranian people a "partner in building a better future in the Middle East"
PLO groups slam world leaders attending Holocaust ceremony in Jerusalem.
The new head of the IRGC Quds Force, Maj. Gen. Esmail Ghaani, eulogized Soleimani over the weekend. “Our enemies do not understand a language other than force so we must stand firm against them.”
President Rouhani’s office released a statement about how Iran and Venezuela will cooperate in power plant construction and technological knowhow.
Although Iran's constitution nominally protects religious minorities, ex-Muslim converts are afforded no such protection and are considered enemies of the state.
Another parliamentarian said that Iran would be protected if it had nuclear weapons.
Turkey hopes system will be operational by April, a major turning point in Turkey-Russia relations.
The live video feed in question on Haaretz's Facebook account was a feed from the Reuters news agency.
Hariri said the "continuation of the caretaker government is not the solution so let's stop wasting time and have the government bear the responsibility."
In Baghdad's Tayaran Square overnight, protesters threw petrol bombs and stones at police who responded with tear gas and stun grenades, Reuters witnesses said.
The crowd cheered as Nidhal “Abu Ibrahim” Siam called upon them to wage Jihad and seek martyrdom.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will not attend the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, where US President Donald Trump is slated to be a featured speaker.
Iran pulls out of Davos where Trump is featured speaker
Beirut's unrest has deepened the multi-faceted crisis sweeping Lebanon as it grapples with financial strains that have sunk the currency, pushed up prices and driven banks to impos capital controls.
Netanyahu: They took important step joining Israel and US in fighting terror.
Fifty injured, two reported killed in overnight protests across Baghdad and southern Iraq
Libya is in the midst of a civil war that pits Khalifa Haftar, a general controlling most of the country, against a weak government.
The Lebanese Red Cross said it had treated 220 people who were wounded on both sides on Saturday night, taking 80 of them to hospital.
The attack killed 73 people on Saturday.
These documents, if true, undermine the basis of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran deal, signed in 2015 by the US, Iran, France, the UK, Germany, China and Russia
“Hezbollah is a terror group, all its units serving the same purpose. We expect more countries to follow the UK,” Israel’s Foreign Ministry said.
The U.S. State Department has said previously it had received videos of the Revolutionary Guards opening fire without warning on protesters in Mahshahr county in southwest Iran.
"The 21-year-old, who after her conversion now prefers to be known as Mary, was reportedly arrested on Sunday near Azadi Square."
Newspaper says there are “more Soleimani’s” in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Yemen
"No emotion. 'Two minutes and 11 seconds to live, sir. They're in the car, they're in an armored vehicle. Sir, they have approximately one minute to live, sir. Thirty seconds. Ten, 9, 8 ...'"
Witnesses said they saw young men hurling stones and flower pots towards riot police, while protesters tried to push through an entrance to a heavily barricaded district of Beirut, near parliament.