Palestinians mourn for Palestinian teenager Muhammad Hussein Abu Khdeir, outside his home in Jerusale last week. Photograph: Rina Castelnuovo/The New York Times

Even as the Israeli public offers strong support for air strikes on Hamas fighters and their weapons stocks in Gaza there is a good deal of reflection(...)

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu: ‘Unilateral actions from the Palestinians will be answered with unilateral actions from our side’  Gali Tibbon/EPA

The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has said Israel may take “unilateral action” against the Palestinians after the Palestinian pre(...)

Israel said today it was business as usual despite two recent attacks on missile stores in Syria.  Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has travelled to China for an official visit. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters.

Russia and China have expressed alarm over the regional repercussions of two recent Israeli air raids on Syria. Israel p(...)