The civil war lessened the Assad regime’s grip on northeastern Syria, allowing Kurdish culture to be seen and heard again. Locals worry that recent events will force it underground once more
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Khamenei: 'America's efforts in sanctioning the sale of Iranian oil won't get anywhere'
A new find – a fortified wall in Lachish – proves the Kingdom of Israel and Judah was already vast in the 10th century, says the archaeologist who located it. But skeptics disagree
Haaretz reported only 200 of Gaza's Christians had initially received permits to leave the Strip, with none allowed in the West Bank. With no official explanation given, Israeli army approves last-minute expansion
'They are truly the Enemy of the People!' tweeted Trump early Tuesday morning
Egyptian writers and actors who speak their minds face time in prison if they return from self-exile. Will the latest referendum make it easier for them to come home? Don’t hold your breath
Officials describe a ‘political nightmare scenario' in which Israel is dragged into the presidential contest if Iran deal becomes a major issue. Israel's ambassador: calls to re-enter the deal 'unacceptable'
Move comes a day after Washington ratcheted up pressure on Tehran by announcing that no country would any longer be exempt from U.S. sanctions if it continues to buy Iranian oil
Mohammed Majed Camille, 22, was detained for working illegally in Israel ■ Police deny Palestinian Authority claims that he fell to his death while they chased him
Earlier, deputy defense minister says an extreme Islamist group is believed to be responsible for bombings that killed at least 311 people on Easter Day
Former Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who says he won't join government unless ultra-Orthodox men are drafted, could vote against amended bill - which is expected to pass even without his support
Opinion Steve Bannon's Fascist Far Right Christian Army Is Marching on Liberal Europe - and on the Pope
Bannon thinks he's Europe's savior. He's also a narcissist, spinmeister and provocateur. But we shouldn't dismiss his coalition-building efforts to radicalize Europe, empower the far right and declare holy war on the Vatican
Last month, speaking to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Friedman said that Israel would retain security control of the West Bank
Sri Lanka invokes war-time military powers in the wake of devastating terror attacks as Pompeo says the U.S. will have to remain 'vigilant' in fighting this 'evil'
'The Catholic Church will never tolerate manifestations of contempt towards members of any nation, including the Jewish people,' said Bishop Rafal Markowski
'Our missiles are capable of reaching Riyadh and beyond Riyadh, to Dubai and Abu Dhabi,' Abdul Malik al-Houthi told Houthi-run Masirah TV
'The U.S. gives billions of dollars in military aid to Israel. It should deal with the Middle East on a level-playing-field basis,' Democratic senator tells CNN
Answering audience questions at a televised CNN event in the early voting state of New Hampshire, three Democratic 2020 candidates shied away from calling for Trump's impeachment
Gérard Araud recalls that 'once Trump told Macron [the French president], ‘I have given everything to the Israelis; the Israelis will have to give me something''
Trump bragged: 'The caliphate is gone. As of tonight. Pretty good.' But as the Sri Lanka attacks demonstrated, jihadist terrorism hasn’t gone away at all. Indeed, ISIS' 'virtual' caliphate may be its most bloody yet
Big investors in Saudi Arabia appear to be focused on potential deals in the largest Arab economy and the world's top oil exporter as it opens up under a transformation drive led by Prince Mohammed
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