Muslim Activists Raise $58k To Help Repair Vandalized Jewish Cemetery By
Activists condemn attack on Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in Missouri, where more than 100 headstones were damaged at weekend.
CIA Freezes Arms, Cash Transfers To Syrian Rebels By
Several rebel officials said they believed the main objective of the freeze was to prevent arms and cash falling into militant hands.
Contradicting Trump, Defense Secretary Says US ‘Not In Iraq To Seize Anybody’s Oil’ By
Jim Mattis says US has 'generally paid for our oil', as he seeks to soothe anger at comments by Donald Trump of seizing Iraqi energy wealth.
Largest US Jewish Group Denounces Trump’s Choice For Ambassador To Israel By
A Statement released by the Reform Jewish movement says David Friedman has 'extreme views' on settlements and two-state solution.
Amid Charges Of Corruption, Netanyahu Steps Down As Israel’s Communications Minister By
Israeli PM appoints temporary stand-in after police questioned him on claims he negotiated favourable coverage with a newspaper owner.
Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Pushes Russia To Soften Syrian Stance By
Tillerson's statements came following his first joint talks with countries that oppose Assad, including Saudi Arabia, Turkey, France and Britain.
Arab States Considering Alliance With Israel To Curb Iranian Influence By
Trump said the plan would potentially have an enormous impact on the balance of power in the Middle East, which is currently seeing a regional rivalry and proxy wars between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Trump Throws Palestinian Future Into Doubt By Wavering On Two-State Solution By
US president says he would be 'happy' with one-state solution, indicating move away from US commitment to Palestine state in West Bank.
Report: US Coalition Now Killing More Civilians Than Russia By
Conflict monitor Airwars says the shift in balance comes amid an increase in US-led operations and an end to the siege of Aleppo.
Trump Plan To Exclude Non-Muslims From Countering Violent Extremism Program Draws Ire By
At least three non-profit organisations have turned down CVE grants from Department of Homeland Security since Trump took office.