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The deal is a clear win for Israel, the UAE and the US, but annexation and the Palestinian issue remain potential stumbling blocks
Sultanate, which could reportedly be the next Gulf country to sign historic deal with Jewish state, says it hopes move will help achieve Middle East peace
Activists in Iran and outside it scored a small victory when Tehran halted proceedings against 3 held men, but Islamic Republic nevertheless executed another protester this month
Speaking to reporters, the president notes 'very serious' rumors -- which are false -- that the VP candidate is not eligible to serve in the role
Group that accused Jewish progressive of inappropriate relationships with college students revealed to be behind year-long effort to discredit him, actively sought to entrap him
Mossad chief to reportedly lead team in open visit to Gulf state after nations announce formalized ties; Abu Dhabi's FM 'encouraged' by world's positive response to accord
Government said preparing for potential lockdown, but percentage of positive test results shows decline over past week; 14 deaths reported in 24 hours
Traveling from the western border with Europe to the far-flung eastern reaches close to Japan, Dr. Yeshaya Shafit, Russia's only dedicated mohel, does about 10 procedures a week
Ankara, which itself has open ties with Israel, assails Abu Dhabi for betraying Palestinians 'to serve its narrow interests;' Tehran claims move will boost 'axis of resistance'
Blue and White MK Tehila Friedman's searing maiden speech in the Knesset touches a cord with admonition that a Jewish state 'is not a given' and 'our differences are not temporary'
Government reportedly conveys message that Qatari aid won't be allowed into Strip as long as attacks by terror groups continue
If it polls well, the normalization agreement between the Gulf state and Israel may push a polarizing prime minister onto a new political trajectory
Yossi Cohen secretly visited Emirates over the past year to broker agreement, reports say, and it was boosted by cooperation in fight against coronavirus pandemic
United Nations secretary general says he hopes accord will help achieve two-state solution; British prime minister calls it 'hugely good news'
As protests rock Minsk following election widely seen as rigged, authorities mete out a harsh response, including against Jews, whether they're involved in demonstrations or not
Parties to the deal, including Netanyahu and Trump, secure a major victory, while the Palestinians, Israeli opposition and some settlers are left in the dust
Hailing chance of 'peace in the Middle East' after UAE and Israel agree to full normalization, Trump gives dramatic, confusing briefing, appears to contradict PM, then doesn't
Netanyahu proves wrong all those who argued normalization with Arab world is impossible without a solution to the Palestinian conflict -- without giving anything tangible in return
In a 2017 social media post from the Eagle's Nest in Bavaria, the now 25-year-old Republican congressional candidate said the former haunt of the 'Fuhrer' was on his 'bucket list'
Hours after UAE and Israel establish relations in deal announced by Trump, Hebrew media reports indicate Bahrain may follow soon