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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salmanin meets with the delegation of American Evangelical Christian Leaders in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia November 1, 2018. Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via REUTERS

Saudi Arabia hosts rare visit of U.S. evangelical Christian figures

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held a rare meeting with American evangelical Christians on Thursday, (More...)

Netanyahu avoids early elections for now after minister’s about-face

By Jeffrey Heller

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday avoided an early election for now after (More…)

Israel’s Netanyahu takes over defense job as coalition falters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will take over the defense portfolio in his government after his defense (More…)

U.S. to oppose U.N. Golan resolution, wins Israeli praise

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The United States said it would oppose on Friday for the first time an annual resolution at (More…)

Netanyahu faces snap election calls after defense minister quits

By Maayan Lubell

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced calls on Thursday from his coalition partners to (More…)

Israeli defense minister quits over Gaza truce in blow to Netanyahu

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation on Wednesday in protest at a (More…)

Gaza factions agree to cease fire if Israel halts attack: Palestinian official

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian militant groups in Gaza said on Tuesday they would halt (More…)

Israel-Gaza border falls quiet after botched Israeli operation

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The Israel-Gaza border fell quiet on Monday after a botched Israeli (More…)

Qatar pays Gaza salaries to ease tensions; Israel says money’s not for Hamas

By Nidal al-Mughrabi

GAZA (Reuters) – A $15 million Qatari cash infusion was paid out to impoverished Palestinian civil servants (More…)

Israel braces for general strike on Wednesday, government says may be averted

By Steven Scheer

JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Israel’s main public sector union said it would go ahead with a planned general strike (More…)

Israel sees desalination as Sea of Galilee’s savior

By Dan Williams

DEGANIA DAM, Israel (Reuters) – Some 2,000 years ago, Jesus walked across the Sea of Galilee, according (More…)