Church of Nativity now on UNESCO’s Palestinian list

BETHLEHEM (Urban Christian News/Flash90)--Decision on 'endangered' World Heritage Site mixes religion and politics … [Read more...]

Netanyahu envoy held secret meetings in Cairo last week

JERUSALEM (Times of Israel/Egypt TV)--Yitzhak Molcho met with military and intelligence officials … [Read more...]

Syria masses tanks on border with Turkey

ALEPPO (Times of Israel)--Assad sends 170 tanks after Turkey stations anti-aircraft units on border … [Read more...]

Turkey deploys anti-aircraft units along Syrian border as tensions mount

ANKARA (Times of Israel)--Units take up positions overlooking frontier with war-torn neighbor. … [Read more...]

Trust but verify: Egypt’s new Muslim president appoints a Christian VP

CAIRO (VOM)--Ronald Reagan has been quoted as saying, "Trust, but verify." … [Read more...]

Ahmadinejad and Jibril praise anti-Israel ‘resistance’

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told Secretary General of the People's Front for the Liberation of Palestine Ahmad Jibril in Tehran on Sunday that resistance is the … [Read more...]

Muslim Brotherhood candidate, ex-PM set for Egypt run-off

CAIRO (JWN and agencies)—With the votes counted from about 96 percent of Egypt’s 13,100 polling stations, exit polls indicate there will be a run-off election next month between the two leading … [Read more...]

Baghdad talks stall as Iran insists on uranium enrichment

BAGHDAD (JWN and agencies)—Talks here between six world powers and Iran on halting its nuclear weapons program stalled Thursday over the Islamic Republic’s insistence on its right to continue … [Read more...]

Turkey indicts four Israeli commanders for ‘Mavi Marmara’ raid

  ANKARA (JWN and agencies)—A Turkish prosecutor on Wednesday indicted four former senior Israel Defense Forces officers for their role in the seizure of a Turkish ship trying to run … [Read more...]

Report: Azerbaijan grants Israel access to air bases on Iran border

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Azerbaijan has agreed to let Israel Air Force planes use one or more former Soviet air bases located near the country’s border with Iran, according to the latest issue of … [Read more...]

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