Cameras are pictured during a presentation of I24 News, an international 24-hour news television channel based in Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv, on March 12, 2014 in Paris. The channel was launched eight months ago. AFP PHOTO/FRANCOIS GUILLOT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)

I24News Starts Broadcasting on Israeli Cable

Tel Aviv-based international television network i24 News said it started transmitting inside Israel itself on Wednesday after finally winning a local broadcast licence, five years after its launch.

MECCA, SAUDI ARABIA - SEPTEMBER 15: Prospective pilgrims make the farewell circumambulation of the Kaaba on the last day of Eid Al-Adha, after stoning of the devil ritual during Hajj in Mecca, Saudi Arabia on September 15, 2016. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim’'s (Prophet …

Israel Seeks Direct Tel Aviv-Mecca Flights for Pilgrims

TEL AVIV – Israel is working to persuade Saudi Arabia to allow direct flights from Tel Aviv to Mecca for Israeli Muslims making the Hajj pilgrimage, building on the same flight route taken by President Donald Trump on his trip to the region in May.

Likud party leader Benjamin Netanyahu (L) is greeted by his host and party colleague Ayoub Kara, as he attends an Israeli Druze celebration December 27, 2005 in the northern Israeli Druze town of Daliat al Carmel.

Syria Rebel Leader Meets Israeli Deputy Minister in the Knesset

The Jerusalem Post reports: Deputy Regional Cooperation Minister Ayoub Kara (above right) met with visiting Syria opposition leader Dr. Kamal al-Labwani in the Knesset on Sunday. Labwani presented a new plan to control violence and terrorism near the Druse village of

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Bahraini Princess Had Life-Saving Surgery in Israel, Deputy Minister Says

The Times of Israel reports: An Israeli hospital recently provided life-saving treatment to a Bahraini princess, Israel’s Deputy Minister for Regional Cooperation Ayoub Kara said Monday. However, the case to which he was apparently referring took place in 2010. Kara