Geopolitics
New York: Calling on the international community to accept and adopt the recent findings in his report, an independent human rights expert said on Friday that “apartheid is being practiced by Israel in the occupied Palestinian territory”. more
Palestine-Israel: UN envoy highlights urgent need for reform

New York: Urgent action is required to prevent further deterioration of the economic, security and political situation across the Occupied Palestinian Territory, the UN’s Middle Eas ...

UN experts condemn Israel’s designation of Palestine rights defenders as terrorist organisations

New York: Independent UN human rights experts on Monday strongly condemned the decision by the Israeli Minister of Defence to designate six Palestinian human rights and civil ...

Iran nuclear programme at ‘critical point’, Israeli Prime Minister warns

New York: With Iran’s nuclear programme at a “watershed moment”, the country must be stopped from acquiring a nuclear weapon, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said ...

Israel and Egypt hold talks after a decade

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday and held talks on Israeli-Palestinian conflict and bilateral ties in the first official trip b ...

Escalating Lebanon-Israel aggressions provoking ‘very dangerous situation’

New York: The UN Interim Force in Lebanon, UNIFIL, said on Friday that escalating hostilities over the past two days involving Lebanese and Israeli forces have created “a very dange ...

After Erdogan's call to Israeli Prez, Turkey's ruling party indicates improvement in bilateral relationship

Turkey and Israel have decided to improve their sour relationship after a phone call between the presidents of the two countries, a spokesperson of Turkey's ruling AK Party said on We ...

Israel's new coalition govt faces setback as it fails to pass citizenship law

Israel's new government received its first setback on Tuesday when it failed to garner enough votes to extend a regulation that prevents Palestinians from West Bank and Gaza married t ...

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid inaugurates embassy in Abu Dhabi; lauds ex-PM Netanyahu's efforts in establishing ties

Abu Dhabi: Israel's foreign minister Yair Lapid reached the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Tuesday, marking the beginning of a bilateral relationship with the Gulf Arab country that was f ...

UNRWA chief calls for ‘clear and unequivocal guarantees’ on staff safety in Hamas-controlled Gaza

New York: The head of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has called for “clear and unequivocal guarantees” over the safety and security of staff wor ...