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Analysis: With rapid changes in the Middle East amid a fluid geopolitical landscape, Turkey could be poised to mend ties with Israel.

Bilateral talks and full diplomatic relations between Turkey and Israel could be restored by March, Turkish presidential adviser on foreign affairs, Mesut Casin, reportedly said.

ICC rejects appeal against Gaza raid probe

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

ICC rejects appeal against Gaza raid probe

The ICC has dismissed an appeal against a decision to not probe Israel over a deadly raid on an aid flotilla to Gaza.

ICC to investigate Israeli 'war crimes' against Palestinians

The New Arab

ICC to investigate Israeli 'war crimes' against Palestinians

Israel and the United States have both refused to sign up to the ICC, set up in 2002 to be the only global tribunal trying the world's worst ...

Inside Israel's battle for influence in Latin America

Charlie Hoyle

Inside Israel's battle for influence in Latin America

In-depth: A rise in right-wing populism and the growing influence of evangelical Christians have galvanised Israel's influence across Latin ...

The New Arab & agencies

ICC to reopen probe into deadly Gaza flotilla raid

Nine Turkish citizens died when Israeli marines stormed the Mavi Marmara in 2010, among eight ships trying to break a naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

CJ Werleman

Guilty by association: Stripping Britain's Muslims of their rights

Comment: With its decision to strip another British citizen - Tauqir Sharif - of his citizenship, the British government emphasises all are not ...

The New Arab & agencies

Erdogan faces Netanyahu ire after Turkey calls Israel racist

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Wednesday hit back at Turkey following accusations of 'blatant racism' directed towards the Israeli ...

Daoud Kuttab

Obituary: Hilarion Capucci, the Aleppo-born priest who championed Palestine

Hilarion Capucci's deportation turned the bishop into a roving icon as he travelled the world speaking on behalf of the Palestinian cause, ...

Turkey drops case against Israelis over flotilla ship raid

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey drops case against Israelis over flotilla ship raid

A Turkish court dropped a case against four top Israeli commanders accused of orchestrating the storming of an aid ship bound for Gaza, which ...

Ahmet Insel

Turkey's Erdogan leaps headlong into purges and war

Comment: Political commentator Ahmet Insel reflects on July's aborted coup against Erdogan’s government, and the escalating tensions behind ...

Turkey and Israel: Between gas and Gaza

Aurangzeb Qureshi

Turkey and Israel: Between gas and Gaza

Comment: Israel is now ready to develop its natural gas field with the help of a Turkish link to Europe, bringing global implications for trade ...

Turkish delight? Gaza relief as Israel relations thaw

Rami Almeghari

Turkish delight? Gaza relief as Israel relations thaw

Society: Six years after the massacre aboard the Mavi Marmara aid ship attempting to break the Gaza blockade, Turkey has ...

Turkey's foreign policy ambitions now in tatters

Tallha Abdulrazaq

Turkey's foreign policy ambitions now in tatters

Comment: The Turkish government has pivoted on key foreign policy positions, and been compelled to backtrack on grand promises it was never in a ...

Turkish-Israeli rapprochement to provide many benefits

Mekki Arvas

Turkish-Israeli rapprochement to provide many benefits

Comment: Renewed diplomatic relations between Ankara and Tel Aviv will bring aid to residents of Gaza and a "security-generating" alliance to ...

The New Arab

Netanyahu: Gaza blockade 'will remain' after Turkey-Israel deal

A peace deal that has normalised relations between Turkey and Israel will not affect the Israeli siege on Gaza, Binyamin Netanyahu said on Monday.

The New Arab

Turkey compromises on Gaza blockade, makes up with Israel

Battered by conflict and a troubled economy, Turkey is dropping previous condition for lifting Gaza blockade and normalising ties with Israel, ...

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey and Israel to normalise relations

Diplomatic ties will return to normal following a deal to end the six-year impasse with an apology and compensation over the deadly Israeli raid ...

Belal Dabour

Israel: God's chosen pirates

Comment: Six years after the attack on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla, accountability remains absent, and measures to improve the situation have only ...

How could a Turkey-Israel deal play out in Gaza?

Jillian Kestler-D'Amours

How could a Turkey-Israel deal play out in Gaza?

A reconciliation between Turkey and Israel could ease, but likely not end, the Gaza blockade, analysts say.

Ramona Wadi

Gaining ground: Israel's permanent representation at NATO

Comment: Israel's permanent representation at NATO reflects the extent to which international law can be manipulated and violations overlooked, ...

First Israel-Turkey meeting paves path to reconciliation

The New Arab

First Israel-Turkey meeting paves path to reconciliation

Ankara and Tel Aviv have held their first round of talks in an attempt to reconcile after five years of broken relations.

A Turkish winter after a blustery Arab Spring

Naveed Ahmad

A Turkish winter after a blustery Arab Spring

Comment: Despite Turkey's admirable support for democratic movements in the Arab World, liberties at home have been curtailed, threatening hopes ...

'Israeli-Turkish reconciliation nearing'

The New Arab

'Israeli-Turkish reconciliation nearing'

Bilateral relations between Israel and Turkey are set to resume in the next few weeks after years of tension between the two states.

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