US envoy previews Biden's Israeli-Palestinian policy at the United Nations

Washington plans to reestablish diplomatic missions with the Palestinian Authority and defend Israel from "bias" at the UN.

Al-Monitor Staff | Israeli-Palestinian conflict | Jan 26, 2021
al-monitor How will the Israeli envoy to the UN, Gilad Erdan, work together with Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the US envoy-designate to the UN? Erdan (L), who also is Israel's ambassador to Washington, is seen at a hotel in Jerusalem on Dec. 11, 2018, while Thomas-Greenfield speaks during an event announcing her nomination in Wilmington, Delaware, on Nov. 24, 2020. Photo by AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP via Getty Images / CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images.

Israel reopens liaison office in Morocco

The mission's reopening comes a month after Israel and Morocco agreed to establish diplomatic and economic ties.

Al-Monitor Staff | Border Disputes | Jan 26, 2021

Following Netanyahu, Israeli politicians flock to TikTok

With an election campaign practically virtual, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other Israeli politicians flock to TikTok.

Mazal Mualem | Social Media | Jan 26, 2021

Israeli minister makes first ever visit to Sudan

Israeli Intelligence Minister Eli Cohen met with a top Sudanese leader, Gen. Abdel-Fattah Burhan, and invited him to visit Israel.

Rina Bassist | Defense/Security cooperation | Jan 26, 2021

Israeli military: Palestinian attacker shot and killed by soldiers

Israeli and Palestinian officials offer differing accounts of West Bank violence.

Al-Monitor Staff | Israeli-Palestinian conflict | Jan 26, 2021