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June 25, 2018 8:37 PM Trump cites Middle East progress, but mum on peace plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday that a lot of progress had been made in the Middle East, but he declined to say when the White House would release its plan for peace between Israelis and Palestinians. Trump, during a meeting with King Abdullah of Jordan, said things had improved since he pulled the United States out of the 2015 Iran nuclear 73

June 21, 2018 5:09 PM Israeli Leader Netanyahu’s Wife Charged With Fraud

Sara Netanyahu allegedly ordered thousand of dollars of gourmet meals at government expense JERUSALEM—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife was charged with fraud for allegedly spending tens of thousands of dollars of taxpayer money on meals from expensive restaurants. Thursday’s indictment against Sara Netanyahu comes as the prime minister 51

June 11, 2018 11:30 PM DHS Secretary Nielsen is first Cabinet member to host meeting at Jerusalem embassy

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen shakes hands with Israeli Minister of Public Security and Strategic Affairs Gilad Erdan at the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem Monday. (Twitter/Kirstjen Nielsen) Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen met with her Israeli counterpart Monday in the first meeting hosted by an American Cabinet member at the new U.S. Embassy 148

June 2, 2018 11:11 AM Some Younger Evangelicals Waver in Support for Israel

Generational split reflects concern over Palestinians, spurring outreach by some churches and groups JERUSALEM—Growing up in evangelical Christian churches, Caleb Fitzpatrick learned quickly to be a steadfast supporter of Israel. From a young age, Mr. Fitzpatrick said, he was taught that Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s prime minister, “was a hero” and that “Christians 60

May 11, 2018 10:03 PM Trump and Netanyahu Aligned Against Iran as Tensions Soar

U.S. pullout from nuclear deal, support for Israeli military actions show two governments’ common focus on countering Tehran TEL AVIV—The Trump and Netanyahu governments are moving in lockstep in defining Iran as a common enemy, setting a combative course as new tensions rise in the region. U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin 42

May 9, 2018 7:17 AM Trump ignores European pleas and abandons 'defective' Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday pulled the United States out of an international nuclear deal with Iran, raising the risk of conflict in the Middle East, upsetting European allies and casting uncertainty over global oil supplies. The 2015 agreement, worked out by the United States, five other world powers and Iran, lifted sanctions 99

May 9, 2018 6:02 AM Netanyahu to meet Putin amid new round of Syria strikes

JERUSALEM – Israel's prime minister says security coordination with Russia must continue amid developments in Syria. Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Wednesday ahead of a trip to Moscow, where he is set to meet with President Vladimir Putin. He says "in light of what is currently happening in Syria, it is necessary to ensure the continued coordination" between 58

May 1, 2018 2:28 AM Israel's Netanyahu speaks about Iran deal

Moments after Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu alleged that Iran "lied" about nuclear weapons, President Trump said in a press conference that the US will make a decision about the deal "on or before" May 12. "In seven years, that deal will have expired and Iran is free to go ahead and create nuclear weapons. That is not acceptable. Seven years is tomorrow 61

April 26, 2018 8:19 PM EX-CIA chief Mike Pompeo confirmed as secretary of state

The US Senate has confirmed former CIA director Mike Pompeo as secretary of state, ending a tough confirmation battle. Mr Pompeo had been accused by Democrats of being a war hawk and harbouring anti-Muslim and homophobic views. The Senate voted 57-42 to approve him as America's top diplomat, the second of the Trump presidency. His predecessor, Rex Tillerson 639

April 12, 2018 2:48 PM Iran official: Tel Aviv 'will be razed' if Israel attacks

Iran official: Tel Aviv 'will be razed' if Israel attacks A senior Iranian official has warned Israel not to provoke Iran a day after Israel's prime minister issued a similar warning to Tehran. Ali Shirazi, an aide to Iran's supreme leader, was quoted by the semi-official Fars news agency as saying Iran is capable of destroying Israel. He says "if you provide 65