Israel-Emirates peace: An inside look

Crisscrossing Dubai, journalist Ben Caspit says that his four-day visit to the emirate this week reveals the intense potential that lies in the recent outing of Israel’s covert relations with the United Arab Emirates.

Ben Caspit | Israeli-Gulf relations | Oct 27, 2020
al-monitor Erel Margalit, founder and chairman of Jerusalem Venture Partners, visits with members of Israeli high-tech delegation the Dubai Financial Market, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 27, 2020. Photo by KARIM SAHIB/AFP via Getty Images.

Gantz, Netanyahu split again over US F-35 sale to UAE

Defense Minister Benny Gantz accuses Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of withholding knowledge of US-Emirates negotiations on the sale of F-35 stealth jets.

Rina Bassist | Israeli-Gulf relations | Oct 27, 2020

Israel to start human trials of coronavirus vaccine next week

The first phase of the trial will test 80 volunteers between the ages of 18 and 55.

Al-Monitor Staff | Coronavirus | Oct 26, 2020

Intel: Sudan's Ministerial Council weighs in on Israel normalization

Sudan's leaders anticipate economic benefits from the agreement, which is opposed by opposition parties.

Al-Monitor Staff | | Oct 26, 2020

Israel preoccupied with domestic ills as ties warm with Khartoum

Israel and Sudan have agreed to establish diplomatic relations, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seems to be celebrating alone as the news media focus on the coronavirus crisis and wide demonstrations.

Rina Bassist | | Oct 26, 2020