CAIRO (Reuters) – Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Wednesday, the Trump administration’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel was the “greatest crime” and a flagrant
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan called on world powers to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine on Wednesday and said the United States should reverse a decision
Muslim nations are pushing for world leaders to recognize east Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. Diplomats from 57 Muslim countries met in Turkey for an emergency Islamic summit on Wednesday. Discussions focused on unifying a response to several nations considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
GAZA (Reuters) – Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants riding on a motorcycle in Gaza were killed in an explosion on Tuesday which the group implied was caused by an accidental detonation during
ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish and Russian officials will meet to finalize Turkey’s S-400 surface-to-air missile systems deal in the coming week, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday.
Israel is responding to rocket fire from the Gaza Strip, launching an offensive on Hamas positions in the southern territory. There’s no word on what targets were hit by Palestinian attacks on Monday, but Israel says it intercepted a majority of the projectiles
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – The Malaysian franchise of McDonald’s Corp said it was “disappointed” with calls on social media to boycott the fast food restaurant chain in apparent retaliation to
Despite efforts by the Trump administration to promote peace in the Middle East, clergy from Egypt’s Coptic orthodox church say they will not meet with Vice President Mike Pence on his upcoming trip to the region. The church is reportedly excused itself from the meeting due to the United State’s recent recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan and France’s Emmanuel Macron will work together to try to persuade the United States to reconsider its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of