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Over 200 Injured As Palestinian/ Israeli Forces Clash At Al

There have been clashes between Palestinians and Israeli police outside the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, ahead of a planned Jewish nationalist march. In the clashes which come amid soaring tensions in the city, more than 200 people were injured, as crowds threw stones and officers fired stun grenades in response. The Jewish Nationalist march marks […]

Natanz Attack: Iran’s Zarif Vows Revenge Against Israel

Foreign Minister Mr Mohammad Javad Zarif has vowed revenge against Israel for an attack on Iran’s main nuclear facilities at Natanz. The Minister added that it will not stop high-level talks to restore the country’s nuclear deal with world powers. In a private meeting with Lawmakers on Monday, Mr Zarif pointed out that top Israeli […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Israel Locks Down Again

In a bid to quell soaring Coronavirus cases in the Country, Israel has announced a three-week nationwide lockdown. COVID-19 cases in Israel have passed 4,000 new cases a day and Health officials have warned that the Health System would be overloaded within weeks if the lockdown is not imposed The lockdown is to begin at […]

Israeli, UAE Firms Join Forces In COVID-19 Research

Firms from the United Arab Emirates and Israel have signed an agreement to jointly develop research and studies on the novel coronavirus, the UAE’s state WAM agency reported. The business deal comes days after a surprise political agreement between the UAE and Israel to normalise relations, a historic shift which will make the Gulf state […]

Fresh Israeli Strikes On Gaza Over Balloon Bombs, Rockets

Israel’s army launched new airstrikes Sunday, August 16, 2020, against Hamas positions in Gaza and closed the fishing zone around the Palestinian enclave in response to rockets and firebombs sent into Israeli territory. The measures came after a week of heightened tensions, including clashes on Saturday evening along the Gaza-Israeli border, the army said. Dozens […]

Iran Executes Translator Convicted Of Spying For CIA, Israel

Iran on Monday, July 20, 2020, executed a former translator convicted of spying for the US and Israel, including helping to locate a top Iranian general killed later by the Americans, the judiciary said. The killing of Major General Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike near Baghdad airport in January brought decades-old arch-enemies Iran […]

COVID-19: Israel Evacuates Over 270 Embassy Officials, Citizens From Abuja

The Israeli Government has commenced the evacuation of its citizens resident in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. According to the Government, this comes as part of efforts to protect its citizens from contacting Coronavirus (COVID-19) which has killed thousands of people around the world. The evacuation was supervised on Sunday, March 29, 2020, by the […]

Israel Postpones Netanyahu Graft Trial By 2 Months Over Coronavirus

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s corruption trial has been postponed until May 24, 2020, due to concerns about coronavirus. Jerusalem’s District Court disclosed this on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Netanyahu, the first Israeli Premier ever to be indicted in Office, had been scheduled to stand trial from Tuesday, March 17, 2020, over alleged bribery, fraud […]