Haaretz

As Gulf tensions grow, Israel prepares to fend off maritime threats

1 hour 7 min ago
Concerned over Iran's influence in the Eastern Mediterranean, defense officials discuss potential attacks on vessels, including surface-to-sea missiles and fast boat attacks

All the way to Harrods, refugees target global markets with luxury crafts

1 hour 41 min ago
'When refugee artisans flee their countries, they flee with their skills'

Time for Palestinian culture to go beyond nationalism

4 hours 10 min ago
This year's Palestine International Festival showed Palestinian art, which generally avoids emotions, dark desires and controversial identities, must reach a deeper level

Labor could join Netanyahu's coalition if prime minister not indicted, chairman says

5 hours 20 min ago
'A vote for Labor is a vote for Netanyahu,' Meretz leader blasts as Peretz refuses to rule out joining Likud government after Israel's September election

Britain reportedly weighing Iran sanctions in response to tanker seizure

5 hours 54 min ago
Foreign secretary expected to announce diplomatic and economic measures, including potential asset freezes, Daily Telegraph reports

Turkey’s restructuring stalls as government, banks wrestle with bad debt

6 hours 6 min ago
Construction, real estate and energy firms are suffering after 2018’s currency crisis

Conversion therapy for whom?

Sat, 2019-07-20 23:43

Haaretz cartoon

Sat, 2019-07-20 23:12

U.S.-Iran escalation on verge of turning into real slugfest

Sat, 2019-07-20 22:33
Neither Washington nor Tehran is in a rush to arm its warplanes, but the risk that this tug of war becomes an exchange of military blows has become more real

Former deputy Mossad chief who helped bring Iranian Jews to Israel dies at 88

Sat, 2019-07-20 21:48
Menahem Navot's career spanned 40 years, and included extracting the last Israelis from Tehran during the Islamic Revolution

British Airways suspends Cairo flights for a week for security assessment

Sat, 2019-07-20 20:39
Airline says constantly reviews security arrangement, move meant as 'precaution' ? 'We never discuss matters of security,' BA says when asked for details

Israeli army takes a rare break in spraying harmful herbicides at Gaza border

Sat, 2019-07-20 19:41
Chemicals have destroyed Gaza farmers’ crops and inflicted financial and environmental damage ? Army says it's trying to reduce range of effects

Iran's Guards release video showing seizure of British tanker as U.K. denounces 'hostile act'

Sat, 2019-07-20 18:58
U.K. rejects Iranian claim that vessel was seized because it had collided with a fishing boat as Gulf tensions escalate

Confront extremism, Merkel urges as Germany commemorates Hitler assassination plot

Sat, 2019-07-20 17:50
On the 75th anniversary of the failed attempt to kill the Nazi dictator, Merkel said the courage of the conspirators should serve as an example to people today

Why this rabbi gave her American kids Hebrew names that no one can pronounce

Sat, 2019-07-20 17:20
This week at the Tel Aviv airport: A rabbi whose journey led her back to Israel after 30 years in California, and a man whose name became a self-fulfilling prophesy

He fled Iran for Israel when he was 12. But he couldn't stay

Sat, 2019-07-20 16:19
This week at the Tel Aviv airport: An Iranian Jew who left Israel for Canada, and an Israeli therapist who treats kibbutzniks

The protest dispersed. Then an Israeli sniper shot a 9-year-old boy in the head

Sat, 2019-07-20 14:42
From 100 meters away, an IDF soldier shot a Palestinian boy in the head in the West Bank village of Kafr Qaddum. The bullet exploded into dozens of fragments in the child's brain and he's now in an induced coma