Israel’s PM warns Iran: Those who send ‘terrorists’ to attack Israelis will pay price

Israel’s Prime Minister Naftali Bennet warned Iran on Sunday against any attempts to target Israelis abroad in “terrorist attacks”, threatening that anyone who attempts to orchestrate such attacks will pay the price. “We are currently witnessing Iranian attempts to attack Israelis in various overseas locations,” Bennett said. “The security services are working to thwart attemptedContinue reading “Israel’s PM warns Iran: Those who send ‘terrorists’ to attack Israelis will pay price”

Egypt’s Sisi, Bahrain’s King Khalifa discuss bilateral ties in Sharm El-Sheikh

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa discussed bilateral ties and regional and international developments on Saturday in Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement. During the meeting which also discussed joint cooperation particularly in the fields of investment and economy, Sisi voiced Egypt’s keenness to strengthenContinue reading “Egypt’s Sisi, Bahrain’s King Khalifa discuss bilateral ties in Sharm El-Sheikh”

Gaza rocket into Israel breaks two-month lull

Palestinian militants fired a rocket into southern Israel early Saturday, shattering a two-month lull that prevailed along Gaza-Israel fence in contrast to soaring tensions in the West Bank. The Israeli military said aerial defense systems intercepted the projectile, which activated warning sirens in the southern coastal city of Ashkelon. There were no reports of casualties.Continue reading “Gaza rocket into Israel breaks two-month lull”

Saudi Arabia welcomes verdict against Hezbollah members over Hariri assassination

Saudi Arabia welcomed the Special Tribunal for Lebanon’s verdict sentencing two Hezbollah members to life imprisonment for their role in the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Friday. In a statement issued by the foreign ministry, the Kingdom also called on the international communityContinue reading “Saudi Arabia welcomes verdict against Hezbollah members over Hariri assassination”

Lebanon’s Hezbollah members sentenced to life for 2005 murder of former PM Hariri

Appeals judges at the Lebanon Tribunal on Thursday sentenced two men to life imprisonment for their role in the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri. The men remain at large and have been tried and convicted in absentia by the UN-backed, The Hague-based Lebanon tribunal. For the latest headlines, follow our GoogleContinue reading “Lebanon’s Hezbollah members sentenced to life for 2005 murder of former PM Hariri”

Biden blasts oil refiners for record profits on pain at the pump

US President Joe Biden, under pressure over sky-high gasoline prices, on Wednesday demanded oil refining companies explain why they are not putting more fuel on the market as they reap windfall profits. For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app. Biden wrote to executives from Marathon Petroleum Corp ,Continue reading “Biden blasts oil refiners for record profits on pain at the pump”

Russia expresses ‘serious concern’ to Israeli ambassador over Syria air strikes

Russia expressed “serious concern” on Wednesday to Israel’s ambassador about air strikes that shut down Syria’s Damascus International Airport last week, the foreign ministry said in a statement. Syria has been a staunch ally of Moscow since Russia launched a military campaign in 2015 that helped to turn the tide in a civil war inContinue reading “Russia expresses ‘serious concern’ to Israeli ambassador over Syria air strikes”

Iran confirms upcoming rocket launch after satellite photos show preparation

Iran acknowledged Wednesday it plans two tests for its new solid-fueled rocket after satellite photos showed preparations at a desert launch pad previously used in the program, even as tensions remain high over Tehran’s rapidly advancing nuclear program. The Islamic Republic will launch its satellite-carrying Zuljanah rocket twice more after conducting a previous launch, theContinue reading “Iran confirms upcoming rocket launch after satellite photos show preparation”

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