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Trump will recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan on Monday

ISRAEL (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House on Monday to sign a decree recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, said Israeli...

Another EU country to transfer its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Romanian Prime Minister Vasilica-Viorica Dancila said on Sunday that her country's embassy in Israel would be transferred from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, according to the government press service. The...

Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli military in Gaza

PALESTINE, GAZA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- One Palestinian was killed, another six were injured in a nightly clash with the Israeli military in the north of the Gaza Strip, a spokeswoman for the local...

Israel struck down two Hamas posts in Gaza in response to border riots

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The drone of the Israel Defense Forces struck on Sunday at two observation posts of the radical Palestinian movement Hamas in the Gaza Strip in response to riots...

Israeli raids on Gaza in response to the launch of balloons – IDF

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli air strikes on two Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip in retaliation for the firing of balloons from the Gaza Strip into Israeli territory, the army...

Israeli forces kill two Palestinians during Gaza border protest

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli forces killed two Palestinians on Friday and wounded 55 others as they took part in weekly protests on the Gaza-Israel border, the Palestinian Health Ministry said. Medical officials...

Human Rights Council condemns Israel’s use of “lethal force” in the Gaza protests

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The UN Human Rights Council on Friday condemned Israel's "apparently deliberate use of lethal force and other forms of excessive force" against civilian protesters in Gaza and called...

Hospital: Israeli rabbi dies of wounds sustained in Palestinian attack

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- An Israeli rabbi died on Monday of being wounded in a Palestinian attack on Sunday in the occupied West Bank that also killed one soldier in an incident...

UN expert: Israel denies Palestinians clean water

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israel is denying millions of Palestinians regular supplies of clean water while scraping their land of minerals "in what seems to be a looting," a UN human rights...

Conflicts in the news about the killing of the suspect in the operation of...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- There were conflicting reports about the killing of a Palestinian man suspected of shooting near the West Bank settlement of Ariel on Sunday. Our correspondent said that there was...

UN official criticizes Hamas for “arrests and violence” in Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations special coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Nikolai Mladenov, condemned the Islamist movement Hamas on Sunday for what it called a campaign of arrests...

West Bank attack ignites an election debate in Israel

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Israeli Minister of Culture (Likud) Miri Regev on Sunday accused Israel of blaming a "blue-white" coalition, led by Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid, for launching more attacks against...

Palestine: Al-Aqsa is not subject to the courts of Israel

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Supreme Islamic Committee of the Awqaf Department in Jerusalem and the Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the Al-Aqsa Mosque is not subject to Israeli court...

Israeli police arrest a guard of Al-Aqsa Mosque

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- On Sunday morning, Israeli police arrested a guard of Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem after he left the mosque. The Islamic Waqf Department said in a brief statement that Israeli...

UN envoy: Hamas has suppressed the Gaza demonstrations

UNITED NATIONS/GAZA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A UN envoy on Sunday condemned Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, and accused its security forces of cracking down on violent protests in the Gaza Strip. Since Thursday,...

Israel: Judiciary orders the closure of the door of mercy leading to the Al-Aqsa...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- An Israeli court on Sunday ordered the closure of the Bab al-Rahma building inside the Al-Aqsa mosque in occupied Jerusalem after weeks of tension between the Israeli authorities...

Israel approves plan to reoccupy Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli "Wala" website reported that the Israeli army presented the cabinet with a plan to reoccupy the Gaza Strip in any future war, and that the cabins...

Israeli army warns the Capnit of launching a war on the Gaza Strip

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli army has warned the cabinet of launching a new military operation on the "Gaza Strip, which is on the brink of total collapse." According to the newspaper...

Three Israeli soldiers were killed and wounded by gunfire in the West Bank

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Three Israeli soldiers were killed Sunday, Israeli sources said, in a stabbing and shooting near the settlement of Ariel in the West Bank. Our correspondent in Jerusalem reported that...

Israeli army: monitoring the launching of two rockets from the Gaza Strip towards Tel...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Israeli army said on Thursday that sirens sounded in Tel Aviv after two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip towards the city. https://youtu.be/ivj3mhcbF9M The Israeli army added that...