Three Palestinians killed, 12 Israeli soldiers hurt in 24 hours of violence

Early Thursday morning, a Palestinian assailant carried out a ramming attack against Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem, a spokesman for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

Palestinians say Trump’s deal is racist. But their leaders are bereft of ideas on...

Ahmed Jihad is a mechanic rebuilding a badly smashed taxi van in a jerry-built garage in the West Bank. The Jewish settlement of Beit...

Iran Fast Facts

Capital: TehranEthnic Groups: Persian, Azeri, Kurd, Lur, Baloch, Arab, Turkmen and Turkic tribes Religion: Muslim (official) 99.4% (Shia 90-95%, Sunni 5-10%), other (includes Zoroastrian,...

Fifty US service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile strike

That's an increase of 16 from late last week when the Pentagon said 34 cases had been diagnosed. "As of today, 50 U.S. service...

Trump unveils Mideast plan after Netanyahu indicted

Alex Brandon/APPresident Donald Trump unveiled his administration’s Middle East peace plan alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Tuesday. “Today Israel takes...

Netanyahu indicted in corruption cases, hours before Mideast plan announced

Netanyahu has been charged with bribery and fraud and breach of trust in three separate corruption cases. Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit submitted the indictment...

Netanyahu withdraws immunity request in corruption cases

Netanyahu has been charged with bribery and fraud and breach of trust in three separate corruption cases. Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit submitted the indictment...

Israel’s Netanyahu withdraws immunity request in corruption cases

The withdrawal of the immunity request means Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit can officially file indictments against Netanyahu, allowing the trial of a sitting prime...

Saudi Arabia wants US troops to stay in Iraq, top official says

Faisal said the American presence in the region played a crucial role in defeating ISIS and was key to preventing the resurgence of the...

US military plane crashes in Afghanistan

"A U.S. Bombardier E-11A crashed today in Ghazni province, Afghanistan. While the cause of crash is under investigation, there are no indications the crash...

US military investigating reports of Afghanistan plane crash

The official could not add any further details. Multiple reports have emerged of a plane crash in the region, which is largely controlled by...

An Iranian plane skidded off the runway onto a road

Photos and videos from the scene on Monday in the Iranian city of Mahshahr show the Caspian Airlines plane grounded in the middle of...

12 dead, hundreds wounded as protesters clash with Iraq security forces

Nine protesters were killed in the capital Baghdad and three others in the southern city of Nasiriyah, about 350 km south of Baghdad, according...

French charity says four aid workers missing in Iraq

French non-governmental organization, SOS Chrétiens d'Orient (Christians of the Middle East), confirmed three French and one Iraqi national went missing in Baghdad on Monday....

After 100 days of rage, Lebanon has a new government — and a deepening...

"Yeah bro, but we keep forgetting to do that. Save it as a reminder," came the snarky response. "I remember going down to the...

Emmanuel Macron shouts at Israeli security officers in altercation in Jerusalem

Macron, who is in Jerusalem to attend a large Holocaust remembrance event on Thursday, was visiting the Church of Saint Anne, which belongs to...

Leaders are gathering in Jerusalem for the Auschwitz anniversary. Poland’s president won’t be there

Israeli officials say it will be an important step to have so many world leaders speaking with one voice in one place denouncing racism...

Violent unrest grips Beirut as ‘week of rage’ escalates

Protesters were seen attacking bank branches and smashing the windows of one prominent cell phone company.Some threw Molotov cocktails and rocks at police, who...

80 soldiers killed by Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen

"I have said before that the hard-earned progress that Yemen has made on de-escalation is very fragile. Such actions can derail this progress," Martin...

79 soldiers killed by Iran-backed rebels in Yemen

The attack happened in the province of Marib on Saturday at a mosque at a military camp, in what Yemen's President Abdu Rabu Mansour...