Gulf Times - Israel
Israel launches air raid on Syria

Israel launches air raid on Syria

An Israeli aircraft carried out a strike on Syria after 10 projectiles fired from the war-torn country hit the occupied Golan Heights on Saturday, an army spokesman said.

Germany delays decision on Israeli drones, approves warships

Germany delays decision on Israeli drones, approves warships

The German parliament's budget committee on Wednesday postponed a decision on a 1-billion-euro ($1.11 billion) funding package for the military, including a deal to lease Israeli-made armed drones, sources told Reuters.

Israeli troops shoot, kill Palestinian who tried to stab, army says

Israeli troops shoot, kill Palestinian who tried to stab, army says

Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian who tried to stab them in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the Israeli military said, and the Palestinian health ministry confirmed a Palestinian had been killed.

Israel cuts back Gaza electricity supplies

Israel cuts back Gaza electricity supplies

Israel on Monday began reducing electricity supplies to the Gaza Strip, despite warnings the move could increase suffering and tensions in the Palestinian enclave.

IS claims fatal stabbing of Israeli policewoman

IS claims fatal stabbing of Israeli policewoman

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for an attack in Jerusalem for the first time saying it fatally stabbed an Israeli policewoman outside the walled Old City.

Hamas denies it built tunnel under UN schools in Gaza

Hamas denies it built tunnel under UN schools in Gaza

Palestinian movement Hamas has denied that it or any other militant group built a tunnel under two UN schools in Gaza after its discovery drew a strong UN protest.

Israel arrests Palestinian hunger striker for 'incitement'

Israel arrests Palestinian hunger striker for 'incitement'

A Palestinian who had been released from Israeli prison after a year without trial following a two-month hunger strike was again arrested overnight for "incitement", security forces said on Thursday.

Arab Israeli killed during clashes with police

Arab Israeli killed during clashes with police

A man was killed during clashes in an Arab city in central Israel late on Monday after protesters attempted to storm a police station, police said.

Trump delays moving US embassy to Jerusalem

Trump delays moving US embassy to Jerusalem

US President Donald Trump will not begin moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, backing away from a campaign promise as he signed a waiver on Thursday.

Palestinian woman stabs Israeli soldier, is shot

Palestinian woman stabs Israeli soldier, is shot

A Palestinian woman stabbed an Israeli soldier outside a Jewish settlement in the northern West Bank on Thursday before being shot and critically wounded, the army and medics said.

UN fears Gaza energy crisis could spark fresh violence

UN fears Gaza energy crisis could spark fresh violence

The United Nations warned Friday that an energy crisis in the Gaza Strip was severely affecting water supplies and health services, and could trigger an outbreak of violence.

Trump visits Israel in search of revived peace process

Trump visits Israel in search of revived peace process

After an exhausting two days in Saudi Arabia, US President Donald Trump arrived in Israel on Monday, attempting to revive the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process with visits to Jerusalem and the West Bank.