UN Envoy stresses urgency of JCPOA deal

The world body’s facilitator of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action joins Western leaders in warning that time is running out to revive the deal. By Erin Viner "This really needs…

Lapid, Blinken discuss Ukraine, Iran

The meeting comes after Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett held surprise talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow over this past weekend at the request of Ukrainian President Volodymyr…

Israel to shelter 15,000 Ukrainians by month’s end

More than 1.7 million Ukrainians are estimated to have fled the 24 February Russian invasion, announced the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees agency yesterday, while thousands of others continue…

Bennett meets with Putin in Moscow

Israel will continue trying to mediate between Russia and Ukraine even if success is hard to achieve, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said after returning from surprise talks with Russian President…

Bennett speaks with Russian, Ukrainian leaders

Officials at the Prime Minister’s Office in Jerusalem confirmed the calls, but offered no other details. By Erin Viner The first call Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett placed was to…

Khamenei slams US over Ukraine crisis

While Tehran has been a foe of Washington’s for decades, it has deepened trade ties and been allies with Moscow in the Syrian Civil War. By Erin Viner "The mafia-like…

Turkey calls for Russia-Ukraine ceasefire

NATO member Turkey shares a maritime border with Ukraine and Russia in the Black Sea. Though careful to maintains good ties with both nations, Turkey has branded Russia’s 24 February…