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Palestinians shout slogans during a protest over Israel's new security measures at the compound housing al-Aqsa mosque, known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli forces raid home of Palestinian attacker, arrest brother

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli security forces on Saturday raided the home of the Palestinian attacker who stabbed to death three (More…)

Muslim protesters clash with police in central Jerusalem

By Luke Baker and Ori Lewis

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli police tightened security around Jerusalem’s Old City on Friday as (More…)

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

By Jeffrey Heller

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing whether to remove metal detectors at a Jerusalem (More…)

Two Israeli policemen shot dead near Jerusalem holy site, gunmen killed: police

By Maayan Lubell

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Three Arab-Israeli gunmen opened fire at police near Jerusalem’s holiest site on Friday, killing (More…)

Israeli forces kill two Palestinians in West Bank clash: medical officials

JENIN, West Bank (Reuters) – Israeli forces killed two Palestinians on Wednesday in a raid on a refugee camp in (More…)

Israel backs Hungary, says financier Soros is a threat

By Luke Baker

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s foreign ministry has issued a statement denouncing U.S. billionaire George Soros, a move (More…)

UNESCO declares Hebron shrine Palestinian, Israel pulls U.N. funding

By Ori Lewis

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The U.N. cultural organization declared an ancient shrine in the occupied West Bank a (More…)

Iranians chant ‘Death to Israel’, burn Islamic State’s flag at rallies: TV

By Parisa Hafezi

ANKARA (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of Iranians chanted “Death to Israel” in nationwide rallies on Friday (More…)

Trump’s son-in-law launches Middle East peace effort

By Luke Baker

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, met Israeli and Palestinian (More…)