Conflict With Israel
April 3, 2013
Israel launches air attack on Gaza for the first time since last November's 8 day war
March 27, 2013
As part of deal to restore relations with Turkey, Israel will be paying millions of dollars according to official sources.
March 25, 2013
The man who was reportedly working for Israeli spy agency, Mossad, was said to be trying to recruit a double agent from the militant group when he was arrested.
March 24, 2013
Following the rocket attack on Israel's southern city, the zone is radically reduced.
March 20, 2013
The U.S. president will arrive today for the first leg of his tour, speaking to Israel but without a clear plan for peace with the Palestinians.
Netanyahu has not yet responded to the invitation, which arrived on his desk on Wednesday.
March 19, 2013
Israel must immediately begin withdrawing its settlers from the Palestinian territories, a UN expert told diplomats on Monday, even as the new Israeli government appeared set to strengthen the hand of the Jewish settler lobby.
March 14, 2013
The Israeli prime minister manages to forge a deal with the three main partners in his coalition to finally form a new government.
March 12, 2013
Ehud Barak says that although the Jewish state faces "complicated challenges" they are still stronger than any other in the Middle East.
March 4, 2013
Shia fighters from Iraq and Lebanon have travelled to Syria to help local allies defend a shrine, south of Damascus, which they believe is under threat from Sunni rebels, Reuters reports.
March 3, 2013
After the Israeli PM fails in talks with potential partners for his coalition, President Shimon Peres extends the deadline.
February 25, 2013
The Jewish state carries out a successful test of the US-backed Arrow missile interceptor, intended to defend Israel from an Iranian strike.
February 21, 2013
The former leader of Israeli Liberal party, Kadima, Tzipi Livni, agrees to join the right-wing bloc in power.
February 7, 2013
Bulgarian security officials say they have Identified the two living suspects and both are now living in Lebanon.
February 6, 2013
The U.S. president will visit the region for the first time in office.