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U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 25, 2018

U.S. says ready to talk Mideast peace; Abbas calls for conference

By Michelle Nichols

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States is “ready to talk” Middle East peace with the Palestinians, (More…)

U.N. chief warns of nightmare scenario if Israel, Hezbollah clash

LISBON (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he was worried about the possibility of a direct (More…)

Israeli scientists complete mock Mars mission in Negev desert

RAMON CRATER, Israel (Reuters) – A team of six Israeli researchers on Sunday ended a four-day Mars habitat experiment in (More…)

‘Bad guy’ Russia emerges as central player in Western diplomacy

By Robin Emmott and Andrea Shalal

MUNICH (Reuters) – European and U.S. officials divided over U.S. President Donald Trump’s foreign (More…)

Trump, Israel’s Netanyahu to meet at White House March 5: officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a meeting at the White (More…)

Damascus warns Israel of ‘more surprises’ in Syria

DAMASCUS/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel will face “more surprises” should it again attack Syrian territory, Damascus said on Tuesday, after Syria’s (More…)

Netanyahu says Israel undeterred after Syria shoots down F-16

By Jeffrey Heller and Lisa Barrington

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israeli forces would (More…)

Trump tells Israel peace means compromise; U.S. envoy under fire

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump told Israel on Friday that it too would need to (More…)

Lebanon vows to block border wall, Israel eyes diplomacy on gas field

By Ellen Francis and Dan Williams

BEIRUT/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Lebanon vowed on Wednesday to prevent any territorial intrusion by a (More…)

Netanyahu visits Golan Heights, near Syrian border, and cautions Israel’s enemies

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu paid a rare visit to the occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday, peering across (More…)