SAMY MAGDY / The Associated PressDec 14, 2019
The country may be plunged into a bout of violence rivaling the scale of the 2011 conflict that ousted and killed Moammar Gadhafi. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
LOLITA C. BALDOR / The Associated PressOct 21, 2019
Defense Secretary Esper says the plan is still in the discussion phase and is designed to give the president "maneuver room." Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
ARON HELLER / The Associated PressSep 17, 2019
Initial exit polls show the longtime Israeli leader is falling short of securing a parliamentary majority with his hard-line allies. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
ILAN BEN ZION / The Associated PressAug 11, 2019
At least 14 are wounded in skirmishes at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, just days after an Israeli soldier is killed south of Jerusalem. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Robert Scheer / TruthdigApr 19, 2019
Most of Israel’s problems would be solved if it could establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin. Dig deeper ( 16 Min. Read )
TAMER FAKAHANY / The Associated PressOct 16, 2018
Riyadh has enjoyed a special relationship with Washington from the time President Franklin Roosevelt met with King Abdul Aziz in 1945. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
SUSANNAH GEORGE / The Associated PressAug 31, 2018
The move comes as President Trump and his Middle East point men, Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt, prepare for the rollout of a much-vaunted but as yet unclear peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
The Associated PressAug 19, 2018
According to a Palestinian postage official, Israel did not honor a 2008 agreement to send and receive mail directly through Jordan, causing a years-long backlog. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
PHILIP ISSA / The Associated PressJul 24, 2018
Syria's military claims the jet was targeted by Israel over Syrian territory as it flew sorties against Islamic State militants. Meanwhile, Syrian forces reach the border fence at the edge of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
JOSEF FEDERMAN / The Associated PressJul 5, 2018
Israel wishes to keep Iran, a Syrian ally, as far away from its border as possible—along with Iran's proxy, the Lebanese militia Hezbollah. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
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