The Lebanese government and Hezbollah on Wednesday angrily condemned a report by a rights watchdog accusing the militant group of targeting civilians during last year's war with Israel.
Three young Palestinian cousins were killed Wednesday in northern Gaza in what the Israeli army said was an attack on rocket launchers aimed at southern Israel. The incident could set back peace efforts, just a day after Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israel Prime Minister Ehud Olmert met in Jerusalem to try to move the process ahead.
The Lebanese government and Hezbollah on Wednesday condemned a report by a rights group criticising the militant Shiite group's attacks on Israel during last year's war, saying the document was a distortion of facts.
Israel has sent about 50 African migrants, said to include Sudanese refugees from Darfur, back across the border to Egypt, a move condemned by Israeli human rights advocates.
Israel and the United States signed a deal Thursday giving Israel $30 billion in military aid over the next decade.
Israel allowed 75 Palestinians out of Gaza on Sunday to resume lives abroad cut short by Hamas's violent seizure of the coastal strip two months ago.
SDE BOKER, Israel - Reflective dishes may be the answer to make solar energy competitive with conventional sources of power, Israeli scientists say.
The Lebanese government and Hezbollah on Wednesday condemned a report by a rights group criticising the militant group's attacks on Israel during last year's war, saying the document was a complete distortion of facts.
The Israel Museum is one of the finest in the Middle East - if you can figure out how to get in and find the art. But under the direction of James Snyder, it is about to embark on an $80 million expansion and renovation that will transform the way a visitor navigates and experiences the museum.
DePaul University in Chicago canceled the one remaining course taught by a professor who has accused some Jews of using the legacy of the Holocaust to stifle criticism of Israel. The professor, Norman Finkelstein, above, says he may respond by committing civil disobedience when classes resume Sept. 5. Mr. Finkelstein, 53, was denied tenure in June after six years on the DePaul faculty, but he was ...