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April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Four Gaza militants killed in blast near Israel border

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Four Palestinian militants from Islamic Jihad were killed in an apparent accidental explosion near the Gaza-Israel border on Saturday, the group said. Islamic Jihad´s armed wing, in a statement, said four of its fighters had been killed during "preparations", without giving further details. The men died when a tuk tuk vehicle

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM Tehran accuses Israel of strike that killed four Iranians in Syria

TEHRAN: Tehran accused Israel on Monday of "flagrant" aggression in Syria after an air strike hit a regime base killing four Iranian "military advisers", Iranian media said. The Islamic Republic condemned "strongly the aggression and the air strike by the Zionist regime" against the T-4 airbase in Homs, Iran’s foreign ministry said in a statement. The ministry 7

April 6, 2018 12:00 AM Rouhani angers Israel with ‘support for terrorists’ jibe

JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hit out at Iran on Wednesday after President Hassan Rouhani accused Israel of supporting "terrorists" in Syria. "Absurdity has no limits: Iran's terrorist regime that sends tentacles of terror across the region accuses Israel of terrorism," Netanyahu wrote on Twitter. "If Rouhani is unaware of the terrorist 8

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Defenceless’ being killed in Holy Land: Pope

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis, in his Easter address on Sunday, called for peace in the Holy Land two days after 15 Palestinians were killed on the Israeli-Gaza border, saying the conflict there “does not spare the defenseless”. The pope made his appeal in his “Urbi et Orbi” (to the city and the world) message from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica 4

March 23, 2018 12:00 AM In world first, Air India crosses Saudi airspace to Israel

JERUSALEM: Air India launched on Thursday the first scheduled service to Israel to be allowed to cross Saudi airspace. The inaugural flight took off from New Delhi at 1230 GMT and was to land in Tel Aviv at 1945 GMT, the Indian state carrier says. “We will be flying non-stop from New Delhi to Tel Aviv from March 22 over Saudi airspace,” Air India spokesman 4

March 14, 2018 12:00 AM Bomb targets Rami’s convoy in Gaza visit

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: A bomb blast targeted Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah’s convoy during a rare visit to the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, leaving him unhurt but provoking outrage over what officials called an assassination attempt. The attack is likely to further increase tensions between Hamas -- which denied any involvement -- and president 6

March 5, 2018 12:00 AM Car-ramming wounds three in Israel, assailant shot

OCCUPIED AL-QUDS: An Arab Israeli crashed into a police officer and two soldiers on Sunday in northern Israel before being shot and wounded in what authorities called a "terror attack". The border police officer and two soldiers were lightly wounded. Video shared online of the incident in the city of Acre showed one of the security force members being 14

March 5, 2018 12:00 AM Netanyahu to talk with Trump over embassy opening

OCCUPIED AL-QUDS: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said he will discuss the possibility of US President Donald Trump attending the May opening of the US embassy in Occupied al-Quds when he meets Trump on Monday. Netanyahu made the comment late on Saturday before boarding a flight to the United States. "I’ll definitely discuss with him that possibility 10

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Netanyahu’s accomplices arrested in graft probe

JERUSALEM: Israeli police arrested a number of suspects connected to a major communication company on Sunday, in what media said was a new corruption probe linked to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The suspects included "senior figures" in the Bezeq communications group who were detained as part of a new joint investigation including the Israel Securities 11

February 19, 2018 12:00 AM Do not test Israel’s resolve: Netanyahu

MUNICH, Germany: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tehran on Sunday over aggressions by Iran and its “proxies” in Syria, saying he would not allow them to “put a noose around our neck”. Calling it “a message to the tyrants of Tehran”, he warned in a speech at the Munich Security Conference: “Do not test Israel’s resolve”. His fiery comments 10