Syrian Rebels Seize Border Crossing Into Israel-Held Golan Heights

Syrian Rebels Seize Border Crossing Into Israel-Held Golan Heights

By Laura King and Nabih Bulos, Los Angeles Times TEL AVIV, Israel -- Fighting in Syria's civil war reached Israel's doorstep on Wednesday, with rebels seizing the Syrian side of a ...

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Life Stirs In Gaza As Ceasefire Holds

Life Stirs In Gaza As Ceasefire Holds

Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - Life in Gaza resumed some semblance of normality Wednesday as a long-term truce took hold following a deal hailed by Israel and Hamas a ...

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Israel, Palestinians Agree To Long-Term Cease-Fire In Gaza Conflict

Israel, Palestinians Agree To Long-Term Cease-Fire In Gaza Conflict

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times TEL AVIV, Israel -- The warring parties in the Gaza Strip agreed Tuesday to a long-term cease-fire, both sides said, raising hopes that a 50-day-o ...

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Palestinians Say Long-Term Gaza Truce Agreed With Israel

Palestinians Say Long-Term Gaza Truce Agreed With Israel

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) -- The Palestinians have reached agreement with Israel on a "permanent" truce for Gaza, a senior official told AFP on Tuesday, in a move H ...

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After Israeli Airstrikes, Hamas Kills 18 Suspected Informers

After Israeli Airstrikes, Hamas Kills 18 Suspected Informers

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times TEL AVIV, Israel -- At least 18 Palestinians accused of spying for Israel were executed Friday in the Gaza Strip on the orders of a self-appointed ...

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Israeli Airstrike Kills 3 Senior Hamas Leaders

Israeli Airstrike Kills 3 Senior Hamas Leaders

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times TEL AVIV, Israel -- The militant group Hamas said three of its senior military leaders were killed early Thursday in an Israeli airstrike in the s ...

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Hamas Warns Foreign Airlines, Says Israel Truce Talks Over

Hamas Warns Foreign Airlines, Says Israel Truce Talks Over

Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - The armed wing of Hamas warned foreign airlines against flying into Tel Aviv on Wednesday and declared truce talks in Cairo over as a s ...

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Gaza-Based Islamist Group Put On U.S. Terrorist list

Gaza-Based Islamist Group Put On U.S. Terrorist list

Washington (AFP) -- An Islamist Palestinian group based in Gaza has been placed on the U.S. terrorist black list, the State Department announced Tuesday. Since its founding in 201 ...

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Israel Hits Gaza, Quits Cairo Talks After Rocket Fire

Israel Hits Gaza, Quits Cairo Talks After Rocket Fire

By Mai Yaghi Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) -- Israel hauled its negotiators back from talks in Cairo and warplanes hit Gaza Tuesday after Palestinian rockets smashed i ...

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