Israeli-Palestinian conflict

U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem to open in May, officials say

Two Trump administration officials say the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will open in May to coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel declaring independence, Los Angeles Times reports. The officials say Congress is being notified of …

Israel responds to Hamas attack

Israeli Air Force aircraft attacked a Hamas position in the northern Gaza Strip this morning in response to a rocket attack several hours earlier, the army said. "The IDF sees the Hamas terror group as the sole party responsible …

Israeli citizen killed in West Bank shootout

A Palestinian driver opened fire at an Israeli car in the West Bank on Tuesday night, killing an Israeli man, Israeli officials said. The incident took place in Havat Gilad, a Jewish settlement near the Palestinian city of Nablus. …

 UN General Assembly rejects Trump's Jerusalem move

The United Nations voted overwhelmingly to condemn US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The document was supported by 128 states, including Russia, most European and …

Turkey aims to open embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkey intends to open an embassy in East Jerusalem, the country's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. Erdogan said in a speech to members of his AK Party that Turkey’s consulate general in Jerusalem was …