'We will finalize the issue before parliament’s recess. Israel has met our terms, paving the way to normalize ties. Therefore, we must do this as soon as possible,' Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says.
Barak Ravid is the diplomatic correspondent for Haaretz newspaper. He joined Haaretz in April 2007, covering the Prime Minister's Office, the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Defense, dealing with issues such as U.S.-Israeli relations, EU-Israeli relations and the peace process.
Before joining Haaretz, Barak Ravid worked for two years for Maariv daily newspaper, spending a year covering the Palestinian Authority and a year as a diplomatic correspondent.
Ravid has a BA in the history of the Middle East from the University of Tel Aviv. He served for six years as an officer in the Israel Defense Forces, and concluded his service with the rank of captain. He and his wife live in Tel Aviv.
U.S. hopes a solution would be found for Hebron-area village, State Department says, after Haaretz report that Americans warned Israel that village's demolition would be met with harsh response.
EU, Britain join diplomatic push to spare Hebron Hills village, though Israel maintains that the fate of Sussia will be decided in court.
In parallel to David Friedman's visit to Israel, one of Netanyahu's advisers sent to United Stated to meet with Hillary Clinton's campaign advisers.
Israel tells senior UN officials that it expects the UN to ensure that its humanitarian efforts in Gaza reach those in need, not Hamas.
David Sharan informs Netanyahu he is taking a break from public life, months after reports said he would replace Avichai Mandelblit, who was appointed attorney general.
If the Israeli defense minister didn't immediately understand his comments could impact ongoing military aid negotiations, he eventually realized he had to repair the damage he had caused.
New state taskforce will gather intelligence in order to mark activists who support the boycott, collect evidence to support their deportation. 'Certain groups have already been marked,' senior official says.
Strategic Affairs Ministry aims to change the way Israel is perceived in the international arena, director general Sima Vaknin tells lawmakers; says victory will be achieved when Israel won't be equated with apartheid.
According to senior Jerusalem official, Russians said infiltration of Israeli airspace three weeks ago stemmed from human error, was topic of Putin-Netanyahu conversation; incident was first time Israel opened fire on Russian aircraft operating in Syria.