Foreign Affairs

Indonesian town offers chickens as incentive for vaccination

Indonesian town offers chickens as incentive for vaccination

Town of Cipanas offers residents live chickens in an attempt to boost Covid vaccination rates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 13:00
IDF Chief raises objection to nuke deal in Washington

IDF Chief raises objection to nuke deal in Washington

Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi returns to Israel after meeting US defense officials in Washinton DC.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 22:15
India: Infections down as free vaccination underway

India: Infections down as free vaccination underway

With Corona infections killing hundreds of thousands in the impoverished nation, authorities hope a new vaccination campaign eases the pain.Eitan Divinsky, 21/06/2021 21:53
Brazilians calling for President's removal as COVID-19 deaths pass half-million mark

Brazilians calling for President's removal as COVID-19 deaths pass half-million mark

Brazil is second only to the United States, with over 500,000 confirmed COVID-19 deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 20:57
Fashion giant Zara rips Jewish designer for lashing out at model who called Israel ‘evil’

Fashion giant Zara rips Jewish designer for lashing out at model who called Israel ‘evil’

Zara condemns one of its Jewish designers over private comments condemning model who slandered Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 20/06/2021 22:28
Watch: Putin's bodyguards usher out reporters for making too much noise at meeting

Watch: Putin's bodyguards usher out reporters for making too much noise at meeting

While Putin and Biden share a laugh at their meeting in Geneva last Wednesday, Putin's bodyguard seen chasing away overzealous journalists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2021 13:53
UN Human Rights Council singles out Israel yet again

UN Human Rights Council singles out Israel yet again

Out of the ten items on the agenda for next session, nine are general or procedural. Guess what the tenth is about...Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2021 13:02
Ebrahim Raisi elected next president of Iran

Ebrahim Raisi elected next president of Iran

'Butcher of Tehran' elected with 62% of vote in election with 48% turnout. 'He should be on trial for crimes against humanity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2021 21:41
Guterres elected to second term as UN Secretary-General

Guterres elected to second term as UN Secretary-General

Ambassador Erdan congratulates Antonio Guterres: I hope you will work to stamp out bias in the halls of the UN.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/06/2021 21:45
Israel willing to establish ties with Southeast Asia's Muslim majority nations

Israel willing to establish ties with Southeast Asia's Muslim majority nations

Israel’s ambassador to Singapore says Israel willing to work to establish ties with Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei.Elad Benari, 18/06/2021 05:05
Global COVID-19 death toll passes four million

Global COVID-19 death toll passes four million

The top five countries by total number of deaths represent about 50% of all deaths in the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/06/2021 04:47
Kim: Prepare for both dialogue and confrontation with US

Kim: Prepare for both dialogue and confrontation with US

North Korean leader says Biden's policy shows North should prepare for both dialogue and confrontation with the United States.Elad Benari, 18/06/2021 04:12
Evangelical leaders voice support for new Bennett government

Evangelical leaders voice support for new Bennett government

After Mike Evans warned that Netanyahu's ouster could harm Evangelical support for Israel, 35 church leaders write letter of support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 19:26
Watch: China launches first manned space flight since 2016

Watch: China launches first manned space flight since 2016

China launched the Shenzhou-12 capsule with 3 astronauts onboard in the first such flight in five years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 13:55
Watch: Hong Kong newspaper raided for 'harming national security'

Watch: Hong Kong newspaper raided for 'harming national security'

500 police officers raided the office of Apple Daily, a newspaper known for critical coverage of Chinese policy in Hong Kong.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 12:49
Watch: Putin asked why he 'kills, jails, or poisons' opponents

Watch: Putin asked why he 'kills, jails, or poisons' opponents

Following Putin's meeting with Biden, ABC reporter asks Russian leader whether he's afraid of political opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 12:14
Low turnout expected in Iran elections, as voter apathy deepens

Low turnout expected in Iran elections, as voter apathy deepens

Iran's religious and lay leaders urging voter participation, but looking for excuses in case of a low turnout.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 11:58
Karim Khan sworn in as ICC Chief Prosecutor

Karim Khan sworn in as ICC Chief Prosecutor

Khan will have to deal with the ICC probe of alleged Israeli “war crimes” in Judea, Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/06/2021 03:00
Biden: Putin offered to 'help' against Iran

Biden: Putin offered to 'help' against Iran

President Biden holds press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, after meeting with Putin today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 20:52
Watch Live: Biden meets Putin at Geneva summit

Watch Live: Biden meets Putin at Geneva summit

President Biden holds his first meeting with Vladimir Putin since taking office.David Rosenberg, 16/06/2021 14:46
Under duress? Imprisoned Belarussian journalist speaks to media

Under duress? Imprisoned Belarussian journalist speaks to media

Jailed Belarusian journalist Raman Pratasevich addressed a news conference, praising local dictator Lukashenko and 'confessing' his guilt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 11:57
WHO official admits COVID most likely originated in Wuhan

WHO official admits COVID most likely originated in Wuhan

World Health Organization advisory committee member calls for a full investigation into origins of deadly virus, blasts China for secrecy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 11:11
Biden nominates Thomas Nides as US Ambassador to Israel

Biden nominates Thomas Nides as US Ambassador to Israel

Former Obama Administration official tapped to be next US envoy to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 22:36
'Bizarre': Biden fist-bumps Erdogan in first meeting

'Bizarre': Biden fist-bumps Erdogan in first meeting

Erdogan visibly perturbed when Biden decides to 'fist-bump' the Turkish premier in their first meeting as heads of state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 22:08
Frontrunner in Iran elections: 'Henchman' who's killed thousands

Frontrunner in Iran elections: 'Henchman' who's killed thousands

Ebrahim Raisi, a hard-line cleric who's sent thousands to their deathbeds since the Islamic Revolution of 1979, looks to become President.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 19:18
Unvaccinated forced to wear skull and crossbones in rural India

Unvaccinated forced to wear skull and crossbones in rural India

Police in Indian district of Niwari make unvaccinated people wear sign with skull and crossbones to shame them into getting Covid-19 shot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 09:55
Breaking report: Proof Wuhan Lab hid data on bat experiments

Breaking report: Proof Wuhan Lab hid data on bat experiments

New footage reveals Wuhan Institute kept live bats & data shows more than 15,000 experimental files 'disappeared' when virus surfaced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 14:17
Report: Netanyahu, Trump, Saudi Arabia pressured Jordan

Report: Netanyahu, Trump, Saudi Arabia pressured Jordan

Pressure from 3 nations over refusal to make concessions for peace process blamed for instability which led to coup attempt in Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 11:31
3rd Presidential debate in Iran: Hard-liners vow to return to 2015 nuclear agreement

3rd Presidential debate in Iran: Hard-liners vow to return to 2015 nuclear agreement

While hard-liners promised to return to deal, liberal-leaning candidate warned that a win for ultra-conservatives would result in sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 10:36
Fox News: Biden unfit to deal with Russia, a 'state-sponsor of terror'

Fox News: Biden unfit to deal with Russia, a 'state-sponsor of terror'

With Russia providing Iran a spy satellite to improve attack functionality, Biden is set to encounter Putin - but will he?Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 10:03
At least 11 killed, 37 injured as gas tanker explodes in central China

At least 11 killed, 37 injured as gas tanker explodes in central China

The reasons for the massive explosion are still unknown with dozens trapped beneath fallen rubble.Eitan Divinsky, 13/06/2021 08:35
Brazil's President fined after failing to wear mask in public

Brazil's President fined after failing to wear mask in public

Jair Bolsonaro fined for failure to wear a mask after leading thousands of motorcyclist supporters through the streets of Sao Paulo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 06:18
Putin denies Russia will provide satellites to Iran

Putin denies Russia will provide satellites to Iran

Russian Pres. Putin: Claims Russia will provide satellites to Iran 'nonsense.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2021 21:46
UAE elected to UN Security Council

UAE elected to UN Security Council

UAE, Albania, Brazil and Ghana elected to serve on the UN Security Council for a two-year term beginning next year.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/06/2021 00:06
Biden Admin. demands UNRWA reform to receive US aid

Biden Admin. demands UNRWA reform to receive US aid

In surprising turn, Biden Admin, conditions resumption of US aid to UNRWA on reforms to end incitement and use by terrorist organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 21:06
Venezuelan migrant: Those in the US who talk about socialism should go live under it

Venezuelan migrant: Those in the US who talk about socialism should go live under it

Venezuelan migrant says pro-socialism Americans should go to a socialist country and see socialism for themselves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 11:01
Victoria: Vaccines, quarantine facilities to set Covid response

Victoria: Vaccines, quarantine facilities to set Covid response

Victoria Acting Premier James Merlino says gov't response to Covid-19 outbreaks will be determined by vax levels and quarantine facilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 07:49
Rivlin lays wreath at Holocaust memorial to Romanian Jews

Rivlin lays wreath at Holocaust memorial to Romanian Jews

Rivlin visits Holocaust memorial and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during state visit to Romania.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 16:44
‘Game show’: Iranian candidates slam debate format, trade barbs

‘Game show’: Iranian candidates slam debate format, trade barbs

During the 2nd Presidential debate in Iran on Tuesday, reform candidates accused debate organizers of staging a propaganda show.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 14:31
Jailed dissident's daughter says Kremlin can't silence her

Jailed dissident's daughter says Kremlin can't silence her

Daria Navalny addresses human rights groups, says anti-Putin opposition is the majority in Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 12:53
Ukrainians decry 7 years of civil war, over 13,000 killed

Ukrainians decry 7 years of civil war, over 13,000 killed

Elderly in Ukraine complain of destruction, hunger as Russian-backed separatists battle the government with locals caught in the middle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 11:36
Watch: Former IRGC head threatens presidential candidate during Iranian debates

Watch: Former IRGC head threatens presidential candidate during Iranian debates

During the June 5 debates, former IRGC commander said that if elected, he'd arrest fellow candidate for siding with the 'enemy'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 08:51
Russian President Putin: U.S. bound to falter, going the way of USSR

Russian President Putin: U.S. bound to falter, going the way of USSR

During televised message, Russian President Putin warns that the US has made too many mistakes and is headed the way of the former empire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 08:34
Hamas official: Qatari money to be transferred by next week

Hamas official: Qatari money to be transferred by next week

Hamas officials arrive in Egypt for talks with Egyptian officials, other Arab factions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 08:21
UN Security Council backs Guterres for second term

UN Security Council backs Guterres for second term

UN Security Council gives its unanimous backing to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres for a second term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 05:56
Rivlin: Israel has right and obligation to protect its citizens

Rivlin: Israel has right and obligation to protect its citizens

Israel's president begins official visit to Romania, hails deep ties between nations, which were never cut during the Cold War.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 16:45
Ambassador Erdan meets AP president, says Hamas had Iron Dome jammer in AP building

Ambassador Erdan meets AP president, says Hamas had Iron Dome jammer in AP building

Israel’s Ambassador to the US meets AP CEO Gary Pruitt after building with AP office destroyed for also housing Hamas military intelligence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 16:03
IAEA: North Korea’s nuclear activities remain 'cause for serious concern'

IAEA: North Korea’s nuclear activities remain 'cause for serious concern'

Head of UN's atomic watchdog says are signs North Korea might be reprocessing spent reactor fuel to extract plutonium.Elad Benari, 08/06/2021 04:35
Blinken: Iran's 'breakout time' for nuclear weapons could shrink

Blinken: Iran's 'breakout time' for nuclear weapons could shrink

Secretary of State warns that Iran is "galloping forward" with its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 08/06/2021 02:06
Russian money keeping Belarussian dictatorship afloat

Russian money keeping Belarussian dictatorship afloat

With Belarussian regime facing international sanctions for the latest crackdown on local opposition, it continues relying on Russian aid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 20:40
PR stunt? Harry & Meghan Markle name baby for Queen's 'pet name'

PR stunt? Harry & Meghan Markle name baby for Queen's 'pet name'

Spiked Online Editor dubs name Prince Harry and wife Meghan gave their newborn a 'cynical marketing move.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 20:10
Mike Evans: 'Evangelicals are going to the opposition with Netanyahu'

Mike Evans: 'Evangelicals are going to the opposition with Netanyahu'

Evangelical leader Dr. Mike Evans criticizes new government as danger to Zionism.Yoni Kempinski, 07/06/2021 17:27
Putin: 'I don't care about being blocked on social media'

Putin: 'I don't care about being blocked on social media'

Responding to questions about his alleged support for Capitol Hill riot, Putin said he didn't care about getting blocked on social media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 17:16
Boko Haram leader kills self, Islamic State militants

Boko Haram leader kills self, Islamic State militants

Head of Boko Haram terror group, Abubakar Shekau, reportedly killed following pursuit by rival Islamic State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 16:52
Watch: BBC interviews Belarusian anti-government activist

Watch: BBC interviews Belarusian anti-government activist

After anti-government protests were brutally squashed this year, some activists are considering giving up and leaving the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 16:44
'Canceled' media figure Piers Morgan discusses 'woke' culture

'Canceled' media figure Piers Morgan discusses 'woke' culture

Morgan says that 'woke' has been 'hijacked' by 'illiberal people' who have have 'become the modern day fascists.', 07/06/2021 12:09
Biden administration supports cause of Yemenite Jewish prisoner

Biden administration supports cause of Yemenite Jewish prisoner

State Department spokesman Ned Price says US seeks freedom of young Jewish man held by Houthis in Yemen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 15:25