Seven People Killed in Jerusalem Synagogue Shooting
Seven Israeli people were killed in a shooting at a Synagogue in Jerusalem on Friday night. Local police have described the incident as a terrorist attack. The shooting occurred at a synagogue in the Neve Yaakov neighborhood of East Jerusalem....
Palestinians Angered by Israeli Minister’s Visit to Jerusalem Holy Site
Palestinians have decried the visit of Israeli Minister of National Security to a holy site in Jerusalem, calling it an "unprecedented provocation." Furthermore, minister Itamar Ben-Gvir's approach to security issues is unpopular with some Palestinians. His visit to the holy...
Benjamin Netanyahu Sworn in as Prime Minister of Israel’s Controversial Government
On Thursday, Benjamin Netanyahu was sworn in as Prime Minister of Israel during a special session of the Knesset in Jerusalem. His coalition government has been described as the most religious and hardline government in Israeli history. Netanyahu's Likud party...
Stunning Byzantine Mosaic Uncovered in Gaza by Farmer
A Palestinian farmer has discovered an ornate Byzantine floor mosaic while trying to plant an olive tree on his land in the Gaza Strip. Experts have called it one of the greatest archeological treasures ever found in Gaza. Salman al-Nabahin...
Greek Orthodox Patriarch Says Zionists Want to Expel Christians
The Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos III, told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday that Zionist groups are trying to expel Christians from the Holy Land. Theophilos and Abbas held a meeting in the President's Ramallah office during which...
Greece’s Contestant Boycotts Miss Universe Pageant in Protest Against Israel
Greece's Miss Universe contestant Rafaela Plastira announced recently that she is withdrawing from the Miss Universe contest in protest against holding it in Israel, which she says occupies Palestine. Plastira, from Trikala, central Greece, announced her withdrawal through Instagram, where...
Israel and Hamas Agree to Cease-Fire
After 11 days of bloody conflict in the region, Israel and Hamas have agreed to a cease-fire on Thursday.
US Blasts Erdogan for Anti-Semitic Remarks
"The United States strongly condemns President Erdogan’s recent anti-Semitic comments regarding the Jewish people." US State Department
Erdogan Slams Biden Over Arms Sale to Israel
Turkish President Erdogan slammed US President Biden after his administration approved a potential arms deal with Israel on Monday.
Greece Launches Mediation Mission to Israel, Palestinian Territories
Greece's Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will visit Israel and the Palestinian territories on Tuesday, a foreign ministry announcement said .