OIC summit slams US embassy move to Jerusalem

OIC summit slams US embassy move to Jerusalem

(VOVWORLD) - The 57-member Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Saturday slammed the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognise the disputed city as Israel's capital
Israel fires rocket at Syria

Israel fires rocket at Syria

(VOVWORLD) - An Israeli missile targeted a military position in Syria's southern province of Quneitra on Monday, killing a soldier and destroying a military vehicle, state news agency SANA reported
Israeli PM tasked with forming new government

Israeli PM tasked with forming new government

(VOVWORLD) - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin officially tasked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday with assembling a coalition to govern following the parliamentary election for the 21st Knesset
Russia, Israel discuss military ties, Middle East

Russia, Israel discuss military ties, Middle East

(VOVWORLD) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talked by telephone to discuss bilateral cooperation issues, including military contacts, and the situation in the Middle East, the...
World condemns US decision on Golan Heights

World condemns US decision on Golan Heights

(VOVWORLD) - Syria on Wednesday asked for an emergency UN Security Council meeting after US President Donald Trump formally recognized Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights
Risks of new tension in the Middle East

Risks of new tension in the Middle East

(VOVWORLD) - After recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, US President Donald Trump on Monday endorsed Israel’s 1981 annexation of the Golan Heights. Trump’s decision was a dramatic shift from US policy...
Israel builds massive fence on Gaza border

Israel builds massive fence on Gaza border

(VOVWORLD) - Israel says it has started reinforcing its border fence with the Gaza Strip, erecting a galvanized steel barrier 6 meter high that will run the length of territory