Descendants of King David plan Israel reunion

by Aaron Klein -- Richard Gere stars as David along with Alice Krige as Bathsheba in the 1985 film 'King David' JERUSALEM – An international foundation is seeking to gather Jewish descendants more…

Israeli warning: Syria preparing for war

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Syrian President Bashar Assad has fortified positions along his country's border with Israel and is preparing the Syrian army for war with the Jewish state, more…

Hamas debates
attacks on U.S.

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Members of Hamas are debating whether to carry out attacks against the U.S. in the Middle East following America's support for the rival Fatah party of more…

U.S.-trained militant prays for American deaths

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM -- Members of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' Force 17 security detail are "praying to Allah" the insurgency against U.S. troops in Iraq continues and that American more…

U.S. weapons to be transferred to terrorists?

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Weapons and financial aid the U.S. is considering giving to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' Force 17 security detail to bolster it against Hamas might more…

Abbas: Recognizing Israel not required

by Aaron Klein -- Mahmoud Abbas makes statement in Arabic JERUSALEM – Fresh from claiming in a meeting last week with U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice that he will demand Hamas more…

Israel on alert for Syrian attack

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – In spite of assertions by some officials here to the contrary, Israel has placed its forces in the Golan Heights bordering Syria on heightened alert for more…

'Lost tribe of Israel' returning home

by Aaron Klein -- Bnei Menashe men in India reciting traditional Jewish prayer (photo: Shavei Israel) JERUSALEM – Hundreds of Jews from a group of thousands in India that believes it is more…

'Al-Qaida: Israel branch' debuts video

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – A video of a masked terrorist claiming to represent "al-Qaida in Palestine" was posted today on the Internet threatening attacks against "those who blaspheme Islam, more…

Abbas asks Rice for weapons from U.S.

by Aaron Klein -- Mahmoud Abbas RAMALLAH – In his meeting today with U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas requested a large shipment of weapons from the more…