Israeli Army Spokesman: Hamas 'Holding Us Hostage With Its Rockets'The Israeli army on Wednesday intensified its offensive on the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, striking Hamas sites and killing at least 8 people on the second day of a military operation it says is aimed at quenching rocket fire against Israel.
Netanyahu: Time To 'Take Off The Gloves' In Fight Against HamasThe Israeli military launched what could be a long-term offensive against the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Tuesday striking about 150 targets in the Gaza Strip, according to Israeli Defense Forces (IDF).
Israeli Military Strikes At Least 50 Sites In Gaza Strip, Mobilize Troops For Possible Ground InvasionIsrael launched what could be a long-term offensive against the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Tuesday, the military said, striking at least 50 sites in Gaza by air and sea and mobilizing troops for a possible ground invasion in order to quell rocket attacks on Israel.
Hamas: 'The Gates Of Hell Will Open On' Netanyahu If He Launches War On GazaThe Israeli military found the bodies of three missing teenagers on Monday, just over two weeks after they were abducted in the West Bank, allegedly by Hamas militants.
Kerry: Mideast Peace Process On 'Pause'Secretary of State John Kerry says the Mideast peace process is on “pause” after Palestinian authorities created a unity government with the terrorist group Hamas.
Kerry: I Have Never Stated That Israel Is An Apartheid StateSecretary of State John Kerry reportedly issued a warning that Israel could become “an apartheid state” if a two-state solution is not reached with the Palestinians.
Hillary Clinton: Coming Months Will Be 'Crucial' For MideastFormer U.S. first lady and secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke about the country's longstanding friendship with Israel and the importance of keeping nuclear weapons out of Iran as she accepted a lifetime achievement award from the American Jewish Congress on Wednesday.
Poll: Israeli Jews Losing Faith In United States70 percent tell an Israeli pollster they no longer believe the U.S. can be relied upon to support the Jewish State's interests.
Hamas Says Twitter Deactivated Its AccountsHamas spokesman says Twitter is exersizing a form of censorship.
Israeli Minister Apologizes For Insulting KerryDefense Minister Moshe Yaalon called Kerry "messianic" and dismissed the U.S. peace plan as worthless.
Israel Defense Minister To Kerry: Leave Us AloneIsraeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon wants Secretary of State John Kerry to back off.
Netanyahu: International Community Too Soft On PalestiniansIsrael's prime minister is accusing the international community of being too soft toward the Palestinians.
Obama Opens Meetings At UN With Diplomatic Opportunities On Vexing IssuesPresident Barack Obama opens meetings at the United Nations with diplomatic opportunities on three vexing issues: Iran's disputed nuclear program, Syria's chemical weapons use, and elusive peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
Following Release Of Palestinian Prisoners, US Resumes Israeli Peace TalksThe U.S. on Sunday announced the resumption of Israeli-Palestinian talks following years of stalemate, after Israel's Cabinet agreed to release 104 Palestinian prisoners convicted of deadly attacks.
Officials: Obama Policy Team 'Trying To Rein In' Kerry After Issuing Several Pledges To Allies, RivalsIn four months as secretary of state, John Kerry has certainly promised great things. Now he has to deliver.