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Following US expulsions of Russian diplomats for a cyber attack, the Kremlin has announced that it will expel diplomats and impose travel bans.

Washington's European allies all abstained, and Iran mocked the Trump administration for winning the support of just one other country, the Dominican Republic.

White House hosted secret Iran meeting with Israel, UAE

The New Arab & agencies

White House hosted secret Iran meeting with Israel, UAE

The White House hosted a hushed trilateral meeting with the UAE and Israel to discuss countering Iran, according to an Axios report.

Saudi-Israeli relations: The emergence of a new alliance

Suzan Quitaz

Saudi-Israeli relations: The emergence of a new alliance

Well-documented reports have indicated extensive behind-the-scenes diplomatic and intelligence cooperation between Israel and Saudi Arabia, ...

Growing normalisation: Israelis to speak at Bahrain conference

The New Arab

Growing normalisation: Israelis to speak at Bahrain conference

At least three Israeli speakers, including the Israel Innovation Authority's deputy chief Anya Eldan, are scheduled to speak at the Global ...

Ramona Wadi

Hizballah and Hamas: Israel's monopoly on defining 'terrorism'

Comment: Blacklisting Hizballah is part of a wider system of Israeli-orchestrated oppression, writes Ramona Wadi.

The New Arab

Kushner in Gulf for Israel-Palestine 'Deal of the Century'

US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, is in the Gulf to sell the economic component of the 'Deal of the Century' ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel foreign minister tries to defuse Polish 'anti-Semitism' crisis

Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz stopped short of apologising for inflammatory remarks about the alleged anti-Semitism of Poles that ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel should apologise to Poland over 'racist remarks': US

US ambassador to Poland said Israel and Poland "shouldn’t be using that kind of rhetoric" and called on Israel's foreign minister to apologise.

Polish officials seek Israeli apology for 'racist' remarks

The New Arab & agencies

Polish officials seek Israeli apology for 'racist' remarks

The row between Poland and Israel escalates after officials demand apology for comments on the alleged anti-Semitism of Poles during the Nazi ...

Muhammad Shehada

Using Iran to justify Arab normalisation of Israel

Comment: In putting 'the Iranian threat' before the Palestinian cause, Arab leaders have sold out to Israel, Muhammad Shehada.

Poland withdraws from Jerusalem <em>summit</em> after 'racist' Israeli remarks

The New Arab & agencies

Poland withdraws from Jerusalem summit after 'racist' Israeli remarks

Warsaw has pulled out of a summit in Jerusalem this week following uproar over comments by Netanyahu and Israel's foreign ...

Polish PM cancels Israel visit as Holocaust row escalates

The New Arab & agencies

Polish PM cancels Israel visit as Holocaust row escalates

Warsaw has warned it may pull out of a summit in Jerusalem this week following uproar over comments by Netanyahu and Israel's ...

Normalising Israel in <em>Warsaw</em>

Ramona Wadi

Normalising Israel in Warsaw

Comment: The Warsaw Summit was a blatant exercise in Arab states' opportunism, and normalisation of Israel, writes Ramona ...

Yemen FM affirms dedication to Palestine amid 'error'

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen FM affirms dedication to Palestine amid 'error'

Yemen's foreign minister Khaled al-Yamani said him being seated next to Netanyahu at the Warsaw summit was an error and ...

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen FM says seated next to Netanyahu in 'error'

Yemen's foreign minister Khaled al-Yamani said him being seated next to Netanyahu at the Warsaw summit was an error and affirmed the exiled Sana'a government's dedication to Palestine.

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinians say Warsaw conference 'normalises' Israeli occupation

An advisor to President Abbas said the Warsaw conference "normalises" the Israeli occupation. The Palestinians have refused to attend ...

The New Arab & agencies

Gulf officials dismiss Palestinian cause in video Netanyahu leaked

Officials from Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the UAE called Iran the biggest threat in the region and downplayed the Israel-Palestine conflict in ...

The New Arab & agencies

Netanyahu salutes 'turning point' with Arab states during Warsaw

Binyamin Netanyahu referred to the Warsaw summit as a 'historical turning point' in which he says he cemented foundations for ...

Netanyahu hails 'turning point' with Arab states

The New Arab & agencies

Netanyahu hails 'turning point' with Arab states

Binyamin Netanyahu referred to the Warsaw summit as a 'historical turning point' in which he says he cemented foundations for ...

Kevin Schwartz

Misdiagnosing the causes of regional instability

Comment: The Warsaw summit is set to blame Iran for all of the Middle East's problems, but it's a bit more complicated than ...

At <em>Warsaw</em>, Trump's Palestine peace deal 'dead on arrival'

Florence Dixon

At Warsaw, Trump's Palestine peace deal 'dead on arrival'

Analysis: Jared Kushner is making a rare speaking appearance at the Warsaw summit. But his Middle East peace proposal already ...

Saudis left 'humiliated' after Netanyahu rejected 2014 peace deal

The New Arab

Saudis left 'humiliated' after Netanyahu rejected 2014 peace deal

A new report details Saudi fury after Israel rejected an under-the-table peace initiative in 2014, for which the Saudis went 'out of their way ...

Israeli Mossad chief 'secretly visited Saudi Arabia' in 2014

The New Arab

Israeli Mossad chief 'secretly visited Saudi Arabia' in 2014

Mossad's leader made an unprecedented visit to Riyadh in 2014, following the signing of the US-backed Iran nuclear deal that caused panic in ...

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