The Trump administration has vowed to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal if European allies refuse to agree to major modifications to the agreement.
Prof. Moshe Maoz of Hebrew University said on 22 Oct. 2017 that “in strategic terms, the great danger from Syria is as a link of the Shiite axis being led by Iran, and this is Israel’s greatest enemy.”
PM Benjamin Netanyahu, embroiled by evolving scandals at home, received a hero’s welcome by more than 18,000 attendees at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee on Tuesday, 6 March 2018.
According to sources within Netanyahu’s coalition, Israel might see elections as soon as June if agreement is not reached on the national budget.
Russia’s Vladimir Putin unveiled an array of new nuclear weapons late last week, saying they could hit almost any point in the world and not be intercepted.
A 200-seat theater from the Roman period and eight large ancient stone courses were recently unearthed near the Western Wall and presented this week by the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Hebrew University of Jerusalem archaeologist Dr. Eilat Mazar has presented findings on a clay seal, called a bulla, which may have belonged to the biblical prophet Isaiah.
Members of the European Union parliament urged EU High Representative Federica Mogherini to classify all of the Lebanese organization Hezbollah as a terrorist entity, according to a letter sent 24 Feb. 2018.
Over 70,000 Hindus held a pro-Israel rally in Calcutta last week amidst calls for India to stand by Israel and move its embassy to Jerusalem.