Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

61-70 results from 1000 for query «israel»

September 28, 2018 10:17 AM Russia maintains contacts with Israel over downed plane: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and Israel are “in constant contact” regarding the downing of a Russian plane in Syria this month, Russian news agencies quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov as saying on Friday. Fifteen Russian crew were killed when an IL-20 surveillance plane crashed near Latakia in northern Syria on Sept. 17. Russia has said Syria 46

September 28, 2018 3:18 AM Israeli Leader Alleges Iran Is Secretly Housing Materials for Nuclear Arms

Netanyahu tries to convince global leaders that Tehran still represents a menace to peace UNITED NATIONS—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Iran of secretly housing nuclear materials and equipment, in his bid to persuade the international community that Tehran maintains its goal of developing atomic weapons despite its pledge otherwise 52

September 27, 2018 5:06 PM Lockheed F-35 jet used by U.S. in combat for first time: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States used an F-35 jet against a Taliban target in Afghanistan earlier on Thursday, marking the first U.S. combat use of the stealthy plane, a U.S. official said. The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the F-35B jet took off from the USS Essex amphibious assault ship in the Arabian Sea. The F-35, made by Lockheed 69

September 24, 2018 12:14 PM Israel's Netanyahu to meet Egypt's Sisi in New York: Israeli official

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, an Israeli official said on Monday. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, did not provide further details. Egyptian officials could not immediately be reached 61

September 21, 2018 2:27 PM Israel showed Russia proof Syria to blame for downed plane: Israeli military

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has provided Moscow with proof it bore no responsibility for bringing down a Russian plane in Syria, an Israeli military official said on Friday. Fifteen Russian crew were killed when an IL-20 surveillance plane crashed near Latakia in northern Syria on Monday. Russia has said Syria shot the plane down shortly after Israeli 57

September 18, 2018 7:29 PM Russia Blames Israel for Loss of Plane Shot Down by Syrian Forces

But leaders of the two countries quickly worked to defuse further tensions MOSCOW—Russia blamed Israel on Tuesday for the loss of a reconnaissance plane downed accidentally by Syrian forces reacting to a raid by Israeli jet fighters, but leaders of the two countries quickly worked to defuse further tensions, underscoring the desire of regional powers 54

September 18, 2018 5:17 PM Putin: operations of Israeli air force breach Syria's sovereignty

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday that Israel’s air force was conducting operations in breach of Syria’s sovereignty, the Kremlin said in a statement. Putin said that a Russian military plane had been shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft systems near Syria’s coast because Russian-Israeli 65

September 18, 2018 1:45 PM Russia's Putin, Israel's Netanyahu may speak by phone on Tuesday: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin may speak by phone to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday after a Russian military aircraft was shot down near Syria, RIA news agency cited Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying. The Russian plane was downed earlier by Syrian anti-aircraft systems in an incident the Russian Ministry 44

September 18, 2018 11:54 AM Syria to blame for downing Russian plane: Israeli military

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Israeli military on Tuesday blamed Syria for the downing of a Russian plane, saying that Syrian anti-aircraft batteries “fired indiscriminately” and “did not bother” to ensure that no Russian planes were in the air. A statement issued by the Israel Defence Forces said its fighter jets had “targeted” a Syrian facility that it said was about 58

September 18, 2018 10:23 AM Russia summons Israel's ambassador over downed military plane

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday it had summoned Israel’s ambassador in Moscow over the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria. The aircraft was shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft systems but Moscow said Israeli air force jets flying in the same area had put the Russian plane in the line of fire. Israel’s 49