Israeli, Italian PMs hold talks in Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett discussed wide-ranging regional and international matters during his meeting with visiting-Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi. By Erin Viner "Prime Minister of Italy, my friend, Mario…

Finland, Sweden apply for NATO membership

The decision by the Nordic countries was sparked by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.  By Erin Viner "I warmly welcome requests by Finland and Sweden to join NATO. You are our…

Israel mourns death of UAE President

Israeli President Isaac Herzog was among world leaders who descended on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) yesterday to offer condolences to new leader Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan on the…

Finland to join NATO, condemns Russia

The major policy shift was triggered by Russia's invasion of Ukraine. By Erin Viner "Finland must apply for NATO membership without delay," Finnish President Sauli Niinistö and Prime Minister Sanna…

Israeli NSA, US discuss Iran

Israeli National Security Advisor Dr. Eyal Hulata held talks with his American counterpart Jake Sullivan  in Washington.  By Erin Viner According to a transcript released by the White House, the meeting…

US: only minor gaps on Iran nuclear deal

Just a small number of outstanding issues remain in the nuclear talks with Iran, said the US State Department, while calling on the Islamic Republic to make necessary decisions to…

JCPOA deal tops Israeli-US talks

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken held talks with all of Israel's senior leaders ahead of the historic Israeli-Arab Negev Summit. By Erin Viner After updating Israeli Prime Minister…