By Peter L. Romanillos
Christmas day is still a month away but two schoolchildren from typhoon-stricken San Remigio town will have their holiday wishes granted in advance by the Israeli government. Nine-year-old Rex Niño Recto and Yanny Millor, 11, will fly to Israel tomorrow on an all-expense paid trip with the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) to undergo surgical procedure [...]
The White House says President Barack Obama has phoned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss a tentative deal with Iran over its nuclear program.
Israel said Sunday that a nuclear deal struck between Iran and world powers in Geneva was “bad” as Tehran had obtained “what it wanted”, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office said.
Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that arch-foe Israel is a regime “doomed to collapse,” escalating a war of words between the Islamic republic and the Jewish state.
An Israeli man was beaten to death and a woman injured in an apparent militant attack by Palestinians at their West Bank settlement home, police said early Friday.
A senior Israeli delegation visited the White House Monday for high-level talks on the building Syria crisis and the nuclear showdown with Iran.
Israel’s defense minister says that his country won’t let “rumors and speculation” harm the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty.
U.S. officials say Israel targeted advanced anti-ship cruise missiles near Syria’s principal port city in an air attack carried out earlier this month, The New York Times reported.
By Edith Lederer
Armed men broke into a U.N. outpost in a buffer zone separating Israel and Syria and abducted three U.N military observers, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Thursday.
Israel carried out an air strike near Damascus airport overnight, targeting Iranian missiles destined for Lebanon’s Shiite Hezbollah movement, a senior Israeli source said on Sunday.
With a second airstrike against Syria in four months, Israel enforced its own red line of not allowing game-changing weapons to reach Lebanon’s Hezbollah, a heavily armed foe of the Jewish state and an ally of President Bashar Assad’s regime, Israeli officials said Saturday.
Israel is celebrating 65 years of independence with barbeques, air force flyovers, and an international bible quiz. Top Israeli leaders began Tuesday’s festivities by singing peppy standards in a televised event recognizing Israeli soldiers.
A rocket fired from Gaza crashed into southern Israel on Sunday, without causing casualties or damage, shortly after the arrival of US Secretary of State John Kerry on a peace bid, police said.