In unusual speech, David Govrin says diplomatic relations should also combine civilian and economic ties if 'peace is to forge deep roots.' Egypt's ambassador says his country is interested in promoting economic relations with Israel.
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Army raid on militant hideout comes as authorities try to clampdown on recent upsurge in ISIS activity in restive Sinai region.
Turkey has been embroiled in a row with Germany and the Netherlands over the barring of campaign appearances by Turkish officials seeking to drum up support for an April referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers.
Christian civilian aid group World Vision employee was indicted by Israel last year for allegedly diverting aid money to buy weapons and build tunnels.
Two more Palestinians wounded in incident after reportedly acting in a suspicious manner near border fence.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei tweets that 'designating women as goods' is 'most probably' a Zionist plot 'to destroy human community.'
Sabareen Zabidat, from Sakhnin in northern Israel, moved to Syria and then to Mosul in Iraq with her husband and three kids before fleeing back to Turkey.
Ahlam al-Tamimi was imprisoned in Israel for her role in the bombing of a Sbarro Pizza restaurant, and now faces charges in the U.S.
Life for Syria’s Kurds is burgeoning anew, as is their desire to establish an autonomous region, but their supporters Russia and the U.S. are at odds with Turkey, their ally in the fight against ISIS.