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Palestinians say Israeli troops fire on Gaza protesters killing two

GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli forces opened fire during a demonstration in the northern Gaza Strip near a border crossing on Tuesday, killing two Palestinian protesters...

Putin sees chance circumstances behind downing of Russian plane off Syrian coast

MOSCOW/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria’s seacoast was the result of...

Netanyahu tells Putin Syria is to blame for downing of Russian plane, offers help with inquiry

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday that Syrian forces were to blame for the downing...

Syria’s Idlib spared attack, Turkey to send in more troops

ANKARA/AMMAN (Reuters) – Turkey will send more troops into Syria’s Idlib province after striking a deal with Russia that has averted a government offensive and...

Israel confirms envoy in Moscow summoned to Russian foreign ministry

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s Foreign Ministry confirmed on Tuesday that its deputy ambassador in Moscow had been summoned to the Russian Foreign Ministry but...

Putin sees chance circumstances behind downing of Russian plane in Syria

MOSCOW/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria’s seacoast was the result of...

Israel’s Netanyahu to speak to Russia’s Putin: Israeli diplomatic source

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was expected to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin, an Israeli diplomatic source said on...

Israel says it fired at Palestinians tampering with Gaza fence; two killed

GAZA (Reuters) – Two people were found dead near the site of an Israeli missile strike at the coastal strip’s border with Israel, Gaza medics said on Tuesday....

Israel indirectly to blame for downing of plane over Syria, Russia says

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Tuesday accused Israel of indirectly causing a Russian military plane to be shot down near Syria’s Mediterranean coast, and...

Turkey to reinforce Idlib region after Russia deal: foreign minister

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey will reinforce troop deployments in Idlib after agreeing a demilitarized zone which it will jointly patrol with Russia, Foreign Minister...