Israel to improve coordination with Moscow over Syria after plane crash

By Dan Williams JERUSALEM, Sept 20 : Israel said on Thursday it would not halt strikes on Syria but would do more to “deconflict” them with Russian forces, after Moscow accused it of “irresponsible and unfriendly actions” that led to Syrian ground fire mistakenly downing a Russian plane. Fifteen Russian crew were killed when the […]

Israel closing embassy in Paraguay in response to return of mission to Tel Aviv

By Ali Sawafta and Daniela Desantis JERUSALEM/ASUNCION, Sept 6 : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the closure of Israel’s embassy in Paraguay on Wednesday, hours after the Latin American nation’s new government announced it would move its embassy back to Tel Aviv from Jerusalem. Paraguay’s decision was a blow to Israel’s efforts to achieve […]