An Israeli energy company has announced a $15bn deal to export natural gas to Egypt, highlighting the deepening strategic ties between the two countries as well as Cairo’s ambitions to become a regional energy hub.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has hit back after police said he should be charged over alleged bribery cases.
The hundreds of African migrants in Israel facing eviction have reportedly opted for jail over deportation as officials of Israel serve them with notices to leave the country.
Israeli officials on Sunday started issuing notices to African migrants in the country urging them to leave the country or face jail term in a major crackdown on illegal migrants.
In a rather shocking turn of events, there are reports in Israel that pilots working with the country’s national airline, El AI, have reportedly refused to fly African immigrants being deported from Israel.
African migrants expected to leave Israel this year were expecting to be given safe passage to Uganda and Rwanda according to some rights groups.
African migrants in Israel have all been ordered to leave the country or face jail term in a major crackdown on illegal migrants.
Despite the majority of countries at the United Nations voting to reject Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel, Togo voted to back the US decision.
Saudi Arabia has condemned the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, amid growing international criticism of the move.
The United States said Thursday that it was pulling out of the UN's culture and education body, accusing it of "anti-Israel bias" in a move criticised by the head of the Paris-based organisation.