Today's top stories 15.08.17; 1) In a renewed attempted to restart the long-stalled peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, an American delegation is scheduled to travel to the Middle East in the near future to meet with regional leaders, as part of Washington's regional approach, aimed at resolving the decades-old conflict. 2) Moscow announces its commitment to Israel, as part of the negotiations with the Palestinians, while emphasizing that "in any case of discussing the future of Jerusalem, Russia will take into account Israel's interests." 3) US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is scheduled to travel to Vienna for consultations with the International Atomic Energy Agency, over Iran's compliance with the nuclear agreement, as reports indicate President Donald Trump's intent to scrap the deal by October of this year. ... See MoreSee Less
Report: President Trump plans to scrap nuclear deal with Iran August 15, 2017 -- News, tags: Iran, Nuclear, Trump US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is scheduled to travel to Vienna for c...
US delegation to travel to the Mideast, seeks to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace process August 15, 2017 -- News, tags: Israeli, Mideast, Palestinian, US In a renewed attempted to restart the long-s...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was once again sworn into office, after receiving the approval of the Islamic Republic's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, embarking on his second term as the country's political leader.
1. Prof. Efraim Kam, Senior researcher, Institute for National Security Studies
2. Dr. Elisheva Machlis, Lecturer on Middle Eastern and Iranian studies, Tel Aviv University