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FILE PHOTO: Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) holds a news conference to discuss legislation creating "a federal grant program to help local governments invest in waste reduction initiatives", at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., July 25, 2019. REUTERS/Mary F. Calvert/File Photo

Netanyahu tells Macron timing wrong for Iran talks: statement

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday to avoid new talks with Israel’s (More…)

Israel says Iran boosting effort to set up Hezbollah precision-missile plants in Lebanon

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel accused Iran on Thursday of stepping up efforts to provide its Hezbollah allies in Lebanon with (More…)

U.S. will not release Mideast peace plan before Israeli election

By Steve Holland

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will not release the long-delayed political portion of its Israeli-Palestinian peace (More…)

Netanyahu tells Hezbollah’s Nasrallah to ‘calm down’ after drone incident

By Jeffrey Heller

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah on Tuesday to (More…)

Trump says he will likely release Mideast peace plan after Israel elections

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would likely wait until after Israel’s Sept. 17 elections (More…)

Driver shot dead after ramming car into Israeli civilians in West Bank

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian driver they said had carried out a car-ramming attack on Friday (More…)

Israel bars visit by U.S. Democratic lawmakers

By Rami Ayyub and Jeffrey Heller

JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Israel will bar a visit by two of its sharpest critics (More…)

Israel says Arrow-3 missile shield passes U.S. trials, warns Iran

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s U.S.-backed Arrow-3 ballistic missile shield has passed a series of live interception tests (More…)

Trump hopes to decide soon on when to release Mideast peace plan: envoy

By Michelle Nichols

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump hopes to decide soon on when to release a (More…)

Bruised but driven, Netanyahu becomes Israel’s longest-serving PM

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Benjamin Netanyahu makes history this weekend by becoming the longest-serving Israeli prime minister, surpassing (More…)