Israel says rockets fired from Syria but fell short

Iranian-backed Shi’ite militias fired rockets at Israel from Syria on Monday but they fell short, the Israeli military said, Reuters reports. “A number of rockets were launched by Shi’ite militias operating under the …

Israel shells Hamas observation posts in Gaza Strip

The Israeli army shelled two observation posts near a fence between the Gaza Strip and Israel, witnesses said late Friday, Anadolu agency reports. Israel bombed two observation posts belonging to Palestinian resistance group Hamas in …

Why the Middle East Is Betting on China

Chinese foreign policy in the Middle East is highly transactional, focusing on energy and economics, and avoiding sensitive geopolitical issues. In a region as volatile as the Middle East, however, the question is how long such an approach can be sustained

Netanyahu uses Ukrainian card

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ended two-day visit to Ukraine. During his visit to Kiev he signed a series of bilateral cooperation agreements with President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky (areas of interest were not specified, with …

Israel intercepts Gaza rocket after weeks of calm

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket at southern Israel on Friday night in what the army said was the first such attack in over a month, France 24 reports. A military statement said the projectile was intercepted by the Iron …