Steven Scheer Israel tried on Wednesday to get US and European commercial flights to Tel Aviv restored after some carriers suspended services, insisting its main airport there was safe despite being targeted by...
Dan Williams Israel said it had arrested two Palestinians from East Jerusalem who were planning to carry out attacks for al-Qaeda, including on the US Embassy, with the help of foreign suicide bombers posing as...
Alisa Odenheimer and Calev Ben-David Palestinian missiles landed in areas around Jerusalem and Tel Aviv and air-raid warnings sounded in both cities as Israel extended its bombing of the Gaza Strip and planned to increase its military...
A BLAST on a Tel Aviv bus that injured at least 10 people on Wednesday, three of them seriously, was ''a terrorist attack'', the Israeli Prime Minister's spokesman said.
Ruth Eglash Israel has some new neighbours. Al-Qaeda-linked rebels have, for the first time, established a permanent presence on the Syrian frontier.
Gordon Rayner Steven Sotloff had kept secret from his Islamist captors the fact that he was Jewish with dual US-Israeli citizenship.
Ammar Awad Scores of Palestinians rioted in East Jerusalem on Sunday after hearing that a young man from their neighbourhood had died of wounds suffered in a clash with Israeli police last week.
Susan Heavey An American writer released this week after nearly two years of captivity in Syria said he was overwhelmed by the outpouring of attention he received after returning home, he told reporters on...
Ruth Pollard, Middle East Correspondent The ceasefire in Gaza is just four days old but already the clock is ticking toward the next outbreak of war.
Robert Tait The Israeli army is researching a sensor-based system designed to detect tunnels that it says are being dug by Palestinian militants trying to infiltrate into Israel.
Michael Bachelard The detention of two French journalists in the Indonesian province of West Papua has taken a dangerous new turn with local police suggesting the pair were present at an exchange of ammunition by a...
Nidal al-Mughrabi Israel denies shooting at houses as the two sides agree to extend their truce by five days.
Nidal al-Mughrabi Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israel for a second day as fighting resumed after the collapse of truce talks in Egypt.
Nidal al-Mughrabi and Maayan Lubell An Israeli air strike killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, a clear sign of its intention to hit the group's armed leadership days after a ceasefire failed.
Calev Ben-David and Saud Abu Ramadan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has told residents of the Gaza Strip that any militant target was fair game, as aircraft struck dozens of sites and his defence minister hinted at a new...
Jacob Stone Israel seems a very different place today compared with the sunny idealism of the kibbutz movement of the '70s.
Jodi Rudoren Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas plans to present an initiative that would bypass US-brokered negotiations with Israel that have failed for many years to produce a Palestinian state.
Adam Goldman and Karen DeYoung Last month, an American media executive arrived in Doha with a retired FBI agent known for his extensive contacts within the government of Qatar.
Calev Ben-David and Saud Abu Ramadan Israel said a ceasefire with Hamas forces in Gaza was violated hours before it was due to expire, following a failure by negotiators from the two sides to reach a longer-term deal.
The US denies that a ban on US airliners flying to Tel Aviv and a stark US travel warning are ploys to push Israel to agree a Gaza truce.