Tehran has decided to stop implementing “some” of its “commitments” under the international agreement on its 2015 nuclear programme, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday May 8 in a statement. The decision was officially notified in Tehran in the early morning to the ambassadors of the countries still party to the agreement (Germany, China,…

With nearly all votes counted, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks set to win a historic fifth term in office, fending off a tough challenge from opposition leader Benny Gantz with support from right-wing parties. Netanyahu’s Likud party tied with Gantz’s centrist Blue and White Alliance, gaining 35 seats each, but right-wing parties led the…

The Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, returned to his homeland on Saturday after an official visit to Oman. Netanyahu visited Oman at the invitation of Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said. “The visit is a significant step to implement the policy of strengthening ties with the countries of the region while exploiting the benefits of…

Two members of the Ezzedine al-Qassam brigades, the armed wing of the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, were killed Tuesday by an Israeli strike in the northern Gaza Strip, the local health ministry reported. The Israeli army reported that one of its tanks had fired at a Hamas position from which shots had been fired at…

According to the Mako website referring to Syrian sources, Lebanese Hezbollah militia fighters put on the uniform of the Syrian army to stay close to the border with Israel without attracting attention. It is also reported that on the evening of 30 May, a meeting of representatives of the Russian expeditionary corps and Syrian intelligence…

On the evening of Monday 30 April, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu made a special statement at the Kiriya complex in Tel Aviv. He presented documents showing, according to him, that Iran violated the Vienna agreement signed by the major powers with Tehran. “These are documents that have not yet been presented to the world community,…

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan slams Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, calling him a “terrorist” after Netanyahu’s remarks targeted Turkey’s ongoing operation in northern Syria. Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday criticised Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over his remarks targeting Turkey’s ongoing anti-terror operation in Syria’s Afrin region. Erdogan’s remarks came after at…

Syria’s anti-aircraft defense of Syrian government forces went into action during the night from Tuesday 6  to Wednesday 7 February 2018 against a “new Israeli aggression“, reports Alikhbaria, a Syrian public television station. The channel points out that the attack targeted a rural area near the capital, Damascus. According to a press release issued by…

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ministers would grant formal authorisation Sunday to a rogue West Bank settlement in response to the murder last month of a rabbi who lived there. “The government will today regularise the status of Havat Gilad to allow the continuance of normal life there,” he said at the start of…