Hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled from Syria as the Russian-backed forces of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad have bombarded rebel-held cities in the southwest corner of the country with airstrikes and rocket fire.
Israel in the News
Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, made a historic visit to Israel this week — the first official visit by a British royal to the Holy Land.
Citing its anti-Israel bias, the Trump administration announced this week that it will withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council.
The U.N. General Assembly Wednesday passed a resolution condemning Israel for using “excessive force” against the violent protests at the Gaza border. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., Nikki Haley, said the resolution is further evidence of the U.N.’s bias against Israel.
Following a three-day diplomatic trip to Europe, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached a “general agreement” with the leaders of Germany, France, and Britain regarding the removal of Iranian forces from Syria