Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tag: israel

Israel Follows Saudi Arabia, Planning Deportation of...

As Ethiopians removed from Saudi Arabia continue filing back into the country, Israel is also planning to deport 500 Ethiopians, possibly as early as...

Iran and Six Powers Reach Nuclear Deal,...

Iran and the six major world powers reached a six-month deal early on Sunday on how to resolve disputes over Tehran’s nuclear program after...

African Migrants Find An Uneasy Asylum In...

The scissors never seem to stop in Sami's barber shop off a pedestrian street in south Tel Aviv. Fresh out of the barber's chair, Philip...

Iran and West Nearing Nuclear Deal; Israel...

  Iran and world powers expect to announce an initial deal as early as Friday to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for an...

Angola Backs End of US Embargo On...

The Angolan government appealed Tuesday to the United States to end the economic, trade and financial embargo on Cuba, indicating that the impact on...

Israel Confirms Plan to Deport 50,000 African...

Israel has confirmed plans to begin deporting more than 50,000  African migrants via Uganda. Israeli officials announced plans to soon begin deporting the migrants from...

Israel Releases 26 Palestinian Prisoners

Israel has released 26 Palestinian prisoners on the eve of renewed Middle East peace negotiations. According to the New York Times: "Israel released 26 long-serving Palestinian...

Video: Palestinian Women Urge Alicia Keys Not...

A group of Palestinian women are calling on Alicia Keys to join figures such as Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Alice Walker and Roger Waters who...

Israel to Deport Thousands of African Migrants...

Israel plans to expel thousands of African refugees to an unidentified third country, according to a court document obtained Monday, in an initiative that...

Alicia Keys To Perform In Israel Despite...

Alicia Keys announced on Friday that she would still be performing in Israel on July 4th despite Alice Walker’s open letter that begged Keys...

Israel warns Russia against Sending Anti-Aircraft Weapons...

Russia has said it will supply one of its most advanced anti-aircraft missile systems to the Syrian government, hours after the EU ended its...

Israel Says Russia is Selling Advanced Missile...

Even as Russia pledged to work with the U.S. to bring an end to the Syrian civil war, it was in the process of...

United States, Sudan’s Relations Tell the Tale...

Diplomatic relations between United States and the Sudan were as normal as they could be following Sudan's independence in 1956. The only time they...

Obama Finishes Mideast Trip with Big Win...

Much of the focus of President Obama's Middle East trip has been directed at whether he would be able to reignite peace talks between...

In Israel, Obama Backs Away from Insistence...

Just as he urged Palestinians and Israelis to think outside the box in a speech to a crowd of young Israelis Thursday in Jerusalem,...

Obama Heckled During Speech in Israel –...

President Barack Obama responds to a heckler in the crowd during his speech Thursday to the Israeli people at the Jerusalem Convention Center. Visit NBCNews.com...

Iran Leader Khamenei Issues Threat to US,...

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned that his nation would destroy Tel Aviv and Haifa if Israel decides to attack its nuclear infrastructure. The...

Americans Don’t Want Obama to Intervene in...

President Obama leaves for the Middle East on Wednesday, and his agenda will be full of intractable crises in the region that impacts Israel...

Biden Assures Israelis that US Would Use...

Vice President Joe Biden today attempted to reassure Israelis that the White House is not bluffing when the president says he would use military...

Chuck Hagel Faces Decimation of Pentagon Budget...

Though former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel will likely be confirmed this week as President Obama's defense secretary, as soon as he steps into his...

Israel Admits ‘Shameful’ Birth Control Drug Injected...

The Israeli government has tacitly acknowledged injecting Ethiopian women immigrating to Israel with a long-acting contraceptive without their knowledge, telling them they couldn't come...