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U.S. marines take part in the dedication ceremony of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, May 14, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israel warns Syrians away from frontier as Assad closes in

GOLAN HEIGHTS/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Dozens of Syrians approached the Israeli frontier on the Golan Heights on Tuesday in an apparent (More…)

Gaza ceasefire largely holding after day-long flareup

By Nidal al-Mughrabi

GAZA (Reuters) – A ceasefire largely held on Sunday along a tense Gaza-Israel border on Sunday following (More…)

Death toll in Pakistan election rally bombing rises to 149

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – The death toll from a suicide attack on an election rally in Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan province on (More…)

Netanyahu to Putin: remove Iran from Syria, Assad safe from Israel

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russia on Wednesday that Israel does not intend (More…)

Israel shoots down Syria drone; Netanyahu to meet Putin

By Dan Williams

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel shot down a drone that flew in from Syria on Wednesday, the Israeli (More…)

Israel plans to land unmanned spacecraft on moon in February

By Ari Rabinovitch

YEHUD, Israel (Reuters) – An Israeli non-profit group plans to land an unmanned spacecraft on the moon (More…)

Assad, aided by Russia, poised to snuff out ‘cradle’ of revolt

By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi

BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – President Bashar al-Assad is poised to snuff out the Syrian rebellion (More…)

Israel threatens ‘harsh response’ to any Syrian forces in demilitarized Golan

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel threatened a “harsh response” on Monday to any attempt by Syrian forces advancing against southern rebel (More…)

South Syrian rebels lay down arms as Assad seizes crossing

AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) – South Syrian rebels said they had agreed on Friday to lay down arms in a Russian-brokered deal (More…)

Russian jets hit Syrian south, U.N. urges Jordan to open border

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Dark smoke rose over areas held by Syrian rebels near the border with Jordan on Thursday as (More…)