Israel increases military presence along Egyptian border fol...
The Israeli army raised its security alert level in the area fearing further attacks by the Islamic State(IS)affiliates and deployed increased troops and is monitoring regional developments using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), Israel
Radio reported Thursday.
Israel also sealed the Kerem Shalom and Nitzana border crossings into both the Gaza Strip and Egypt, following Wednesday's attacks,...
Israel expels three activists from Gaza flotilla
June 30 (Xinhua) Israel
Tuesday expelled three
activists onboard a flotilla attempting to reach the Gaza Strip
this week, an Israeli official confirmed to Xinhua.
Among those expelled are former Tunisian president Moncef
Israel unveils controversial plan for tapping natural gas fi...
...S. and Israeli gas conglomerates to keep their control of the country's largest natural gas field, Leviathan, while opening the gas market for new competitors.
According to the outline, Texasbased Noble Energy and Israel
's Delek Group, which currently hold all the newly discovered gas fields offshore Israel
' will keep their control of Leviathan, Steinitz told a news conference in Jerusalem....
Israel provides medical aid to Syrian refugees to protect Dr...
June 29 (Xinhua) Israel
's Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon admitted Monday that Israel
'provides Syrian rebels with medical aid as they fight the regime of President Bashar alAssad, in exchange for the safety of the Syrian Druze community.
Israel to build fence along border with Jordan
June 29 (Xinhua) Israel
's Security Cabinet approved the construction of a massive fence along part of its eastern border with Jordan, an official statement said Monday.
According to the plan, the fence will stretch over 30 km from Israel
Palestinian prisoner ends two-month hunger strike as Israel ...
Palestinian prisoner ends twomonth hunger strike as Israel
JERUSALEM, June 29 (Xinhua) Palestinian prisoner Khadar Adnan ended his 56daylong hunger strike after Israel
agreed to release him, an Israeli spokeswoman said Monday.
Israel, Egypt mull renewing ME peace talks amid thaw of ties
... a source in the Israeli Foreign Ministry confirmed to
Gold met on Sunday, among others, the Egyptian deputy foreign
minister to talk about the IsraeliPalestinian conflict, as well as
prospects for renewing peace talks between Israel
Palestinian Authority, according to the source. The two officials
also discussed the key part of Egypt in facilitating such
It's the first time since 2011 that an Israeli foreign ministry
directorgeneral has visited Cairo,...
Egypt, Israel seek resupmtin of ME peace talks
seek resupmtin of ME peace talks
CAIRO, June 28 (Xinhua) Senior Egyptian and Israeli
diplomates met Sunday in Cairo to discuss the IsraeliPalestinian
issue and the chances of resuming peace negotiations between the
Turkey, Israel seek resumption of reconciliation talks
seek resumption of reconciliation talks
ANKARA, June 24 (Xinhua) Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu confirmed on Wednesday it was holding meetings with Israel
to resume reconciliation talks to restore the deteriorated bilateral ties,...
HK bans import of poultry meat, products from Israel
products from Israel
HONG KONG, June 24 (Xinhua) Hong Kong has banned the import of poultry meat and products from Israel
due to a reported additional outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 in the country, the food safety department said here on Wednesday....
Gaza rocket hits southern Israel
June 23 (Xinhua) A rocket launched from Gaza on Tuesday night hit an open field in southern Israel
, an Israeli military spokesperson said in a statement.
The rocket exploded between two communities in the regional council of Ashkelon Coast, but caused no injuries or damages, said the spokesperson, adding that "...
Israel, Turkey hold secret meeting to resume reconciliation ...
Following the incident, the two countries demoted the level of their diplomatic relations, as Turkey expelled the Israeli ambassador in Ankara on September 2011. The relations have also suffered blows due to Israel
's operations in the Gaza Strip in recent years, which have been strongly denounced by Turkey.
During U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Israel
'in March 2013, and supposedly upon his request,...
|Israel, Palestinians violate int'l law in 2014 Gaza conflict...
Palestinians violate int'l law in 2014 Gaza conflict: report
Palestinian children play in the rubble of buildings, which were destroyed during the 50day war between Israel
and Hamas in the summer of 2014, in Gaza City on June 22, 2015....
UN report on war crimes arouses backlash from Israel, Palest...
UN report on war crimes arouses backlash from Israel
GAZA/JERUSALEM, June 22 (Xinhua) The Islamic Hamas movement on Monday welcomed a recent United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) report accusing Israel
,of committing war crimes during last summer's war on Gaza....
Israel welcomes appointment of new Egyptian ambassador
June 21 (Xinhua) Israel
welcomed on Sunday the appointment of a new Egyptian ambassador to Tel Aviv, three years after Egypt withdrew its previous ambassador in protest of an armed conflict between Israel
and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
Egypt appoints first ambassador to Israel since 2012
Egypt appoints first ambassador to Israel
CAIRO, June 21 (Xinhua) Egyptian President AbdelFattah alSisi appointed on Sunday a new ambassador to Israel
for the first time since 2012, official MENA news agency reported....
Israel in ambitious drive to step up competitive innovation
... June 21 (Xinhua) The Israeli government on Sunday approved to establish a new innovation institution aimed at facilitating state support for entrepreneurship and innovation.
"This innovation authority will help strengthen Israel
's international economic relations in all fields," Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said in a statement.
The National Authority for Technology and Innovation,...