Tag: conflict

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in new Gaza clashes: ministry

Gaza City: A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in new clashes along the Gaza border on Friday, the health…

‘No change’ in coordination with Russia in Syria after plane downing

Jerusalem: Israel has not altered its coordination with Russia on attacks it carries out in Syria, an Israeli official said…

Israel minister angered by leak of West Bank security warning

Jerusalem: Israel's defence minister called Friday for the security services to intervene to stop cabinet leaks after details were broadcast…

Palestinians reject Trump bid to force talks through aid cut

Jericho: A senior Palestinian official hit back at Donald Trump on Friday after the US president said he would withhold…

Israeli troops shoot dead Palestinian at Gaza border: army

Jerusalem: The Israeli army said Sunday that it shot and fatally wounded a Palestinian man who sought to damage the…

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border clashes: ministry

Gaza City: A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by the Israeli army during renewed clashes on the Gaza border Friday,…

France warns against ‘humanitarian deflagration’ in Syria

Athens: French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned Thursday that there was a danger of a "humanitarian deflagration" in Idlib,…

Trump warns Syria, Russia and Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Monday warned Syria against launching an attack on the country's last rebel stronghold with…

Israeli strikes target Iranian positions in Syria: monitor

Beirut: Israeli missile strikes targeted Iranian military positions in the Syrian provinces of Hama and Tartus on Tuesday, killing three…

Amid ‘bloodbath’ fears, US warns Assad against using chemical weapons

Geneva: With the United Nations warning of a potential "bloodbath" in Syria's Idlib province, the United States warned President Bashar…

Spain cancels sale of 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia

Madrid: Spain said Tuesday it has cancelled a 2015 deal to sell 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia, which is…

Negotiations with Palestinians are pointless: Israeli minister

Jerusalem: Israel's defence minister said Monday that negotiations with Palestinians on the situation in both Gaza and the occupied West…

Putin, Erdogan, Rohani to hold Syria talks Friday: Kremlin

Moscow: The Kremlin on Monday said the leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey would on Friday hold a tripartite summit…

Syria strike kills 8 pro-regime fighters: monitor

Beirut: An air strike near a US base in southeastern Syria has killed at least eight pro-government fighters, the Syrian…

Palestinian knife attacker shot dead by Israeli troops in West Bank: army

Hebron: A Palestinian wielding a knife approached an Israeli military checkpoint in the occupied West Bank on Monday and was…

Netanyahu meets US envoy over Syria, Iran

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Sunday with a US envoy for Syria for talks on the war-ravaged…

US team asked Abbas about Jordan-Palestinian confederation: NGO

Jerusalem: US officials working on a Middle East peace plan have asked Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas about forming a confederation…

Netanyahu lauds US funding halt to UN Palestinian agency

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday lauded the US decision to halt funding for the UN agency for…

UK welcomes Saudi-led coalition probe into Yemen strike

London: Britain on Sunday welcomed results of an investigation by the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen into an air strike…

Putin to hold talks with Erdogan at Tehran Syria summit

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of a…