Palestinian policemen loyal to Hamas inspect the scene in Gaza after an Israeli airstrike  killed a Palestinian and wounded another in the Gaza Strip today. Photograph: Suhaib Salem/Reuters

An Israeli airstrike killed a Palestinian and wounded another in the Gaza Strip today, medics said, in the first targeted attack against milit(...)

Free Syrian Army fighters  on  a rooftop during clashes with forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo’s neighbourhood of Salaheddine yesterday. 

Photograph: Ammar Abdullah

A senior Israeli official says intelligence services have concrete proof the Syrian military has used c(...)

US secretary of defence Chuck  Hagel is to  try to encourage Turkey and Israel  to restart military co-operation, which used to include manoeuvres and defence contracts. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

US defence secretary Chuck Hagel will try to rekindle military co-operation between Turkey and its former close ally Israel in his first visit (...)

Former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher and and then US president Ronald Reagan are seen at the  White House in February 1985.  Photograph/The New York Times

US president Barack Obama has led tributes from world leaders to Margaret Thatcher, saying: “The world has lost one of the great champions of (...)

A prelude to talks?

There had never been expectations that President Obama ’s first visit to Israel and Palestine would produce a breakthrough in their stalled pea(...)

Israeli schoolchildren rehearse holding  the Israeli and US flags as two women stand in for US president Barack Obama and Israeli counterpart Shimon Peres yesterday. Photograph: Baz Ratner/Reuters

US president Barack Obama will arrive in Jerusalem this afternoon at the start of a three-day Middle E(...)

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