U.S. to ratchet up economic pressure on Iran

U.S. President Donald Trump announced his decision to ratchet up economic pressure against Iran even further, after emerging evidence that the Islamic Republic’s Revolutionary Guards Corps was behind the September…

Jordan warns Israel not to annex West Bank

Chancellor Angela Merkel held a meeting in Berlin with Jordan’s King Abdullah, after which both leaders reaffirmed their countries commitment to a two-state solution to the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In…

Israeli election results inconclusive

Israel’s national parliamentary elections ended inconclusively, after the exit polls and the Central Elections Committee’s interim ballot count of ballots indicated that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of the ruling Likud…

Israel votes for second time in 2019

DRAMATIC UPDATE: PM BENJAMIN NETANYAHU LOSES BLOC MAJORITY FOR FIRST TIME IN TEN YEARS. Preliminary Exit polls - Israel's Parliamentary Elections: Domestic Channel 12: (Right-wing-Religious Bloc 57 ||| Center-left Bloc…

Houthis claim credit for Saudi oil attacks

Yemen’s Iranian-backed Houthi rebels attacked two major Aramco oil plants in Saudi Arabia over the weekend, sparking major blazes and renewed prospects of a wider conflagration. The targets included the world’s largest…