Israel will always control Jordan Valley: Netanyahu
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that the Jordan Valley region would remain part of Israel regardless of any future political settlement, APA rpeortgs quoting Anadolu Agency.
07:12 08 March
Security clearance downgrade did not affect Kushner's Mideast role: White House
The White House said the downgrade in the security clearance of Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump’s aide and son-in-law, did not affect Kushner’s role in Monday’s meeting between Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:36 06 March
Trump may attend opening of Jerusalem embassy
President Donald Trump signaled Monday he might visit Jerusalem to mark the opening of the U.S. embassy there in May, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
23:53 05 March
Discussion on Azerbaijan held at annual conference of influential U.S.-based Jewish organization
A seminar on the theme “New Borders: Israel’s Strategy in the Caucasus and Central Asia,” dedicated to Azerbaijan-Israel partnership, was held on the sidelines of the annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), a leading U.S.-based Jewish organization.
11:50 05 March
Oil hits two-week high on share market recovery, Mideast tensions
Oil prices hit their highest level in nearly two weeks on Monday, lifted by a global equity market recovery and tensions in the Middle East, although concerns of rising U.S. production tempered gains, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:21 20 February
Israel, Egypt sign $15bn natural gas purchase agreement
Delek Drilling, an Israeli company, announced Monday that it had inked a deal to sell natural gas to Egypt at a total value of $15 billion over the next 10 years, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:51 19 February
54th Munich Security Conference to start today
The 54th Munich Security Conference will kick off today.
10:23 16 February
White House dismisses idea of U.S.-Israel discussing settlement annexation
The United States dismissed as false an Israeli assertion on Monday that the two countries were discussing the possibility of Israel annexing Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, in a rare display of discord between U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:07 13 February
Israel's Netanyahu says discussing settlement annexation with U.S.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he has been discussing with the United States the possibility of Israel annexing Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, drawing swift condemnation from Palestinian leaders. Netanyahu did not say how far discussions had gone on annexing some of the land that the Palestinians want for a future state - a move that would be certain to meet strong international opposition, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:31 12 February
Netanyahu speaks to Russia’s Putin about Iran
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he has spoken with Russian President Vladimir Putin about the latest developments in the region, APA reports quoting The Washington Post.
07:14 11 February
Putin Urges Netanyahu to Avoid Escalation in Syria
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the situation in Syria in a telephone call on Saturday after heavy Israeli air strikes in the country, Interfax news agency cited the Kremlin as saying, APA reports quoting the New York Times.
05:59 11 February
Trump casts doubt on Middle East peace talks
US President Donald Trump has questioned whether peace talks with Israel will ever resume, blaming the Palestinians, APA reports quoting CNN.
21:15 25 January
President Ilham Aliyev meets with Israeli PM Netanyahu in Davos
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Davos on Jan. 24, APA reports.
17:03 24 January
Trump denies U.S. embassy to be moved to Jerusalem within a year
President Donald Trump denied on Wednesday that the planned relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would take place within a year, after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he expected the controversial move to happen by then, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:34 18 January
Israel to formally ask withdrawal from UNESCO
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday instructed Israel's special envoy to the UN’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to formally announce its withdrawal from the organization, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
06:35 23 December
Netanyahu rejects UN resolution on Jerusalem
Israel has rejected the UN General Assembly resolution on Thursday which criticized the U.S. decision on the status of Jerusalem, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
02:31 22 December
Israel's Netanyahu calls U.N. 'house of lies' before Jerusalem vote
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the United Nations as a “house of lies” ahead of a vote on Thursday on a draft resolution calling on the United States to withdraw its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, APA reported citing Reuters.
18:08 21 December
EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump's Jerusalem move
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but met a firm rebuff from EU foreign ministers who saw the move as a blow against the peace process,APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:24 12 December
Russian president, Israeli prime minister discuss Mideast settlement in Syrian context
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by phone on Tuesday to discuss the development of the situation in the Middle East, first of all in the context of an ending stage in fight against international terrorism in Syria, the Kremlin press service said, adding that the phone call was initiated by the Israeli side, APA reports quoting TASS.
04:28 22 November
U.S. security officials arrive in Israel to discuss Syria agreement
Officials with the U.S. National Security Council arrived in Israel on Tuesday to discuss with their Israeli counterparts the recent U.S.-Russian truce agreement for Syria, officials and media said, APA reports citing Xinhua.
06:14 15 November