Middle East

Palestine, Golan Heights take centre stage at Arab League summit

No further action announced as leaders stress 'support for Syria's right' over Golan, push for Palestinian statehood.

Palestine, Golan Heights take centre stage at Arab League summit

UpFront

Israel's UN ambassador on Gaza: 'You have to retaliate'

We challenge Danny Danon on Israeli air raids and ask if Israel plans to annex the occupied West Bank.

Israel's UN ambassador on Gaza: 'You have to retaliate'

Golan Heights

Syria requests UN Security Council meeting on Golan

Syria says the US decision to recognise the Golan Heights as Israeli territory contravenes international law.

Syria requests urgent UN Security Council meeting on Golan

Inside Story

Is Trump changing US policy in the Middle East?

US President Donald Trump recently announced US recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights.

Golan Heights

Trump formally recognises Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

US president signs proclamation formally recognising Israel's sovereignty over Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

Trump formally recognises Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

Inside Story

What will be the outcome of Trump's Golan Heights tweet?

US president says it is time to recognise Israel's sovereignty over the occupied territory.

Golan Heights

Syria condemns Trump's occupied Golan Heights move

It says Trump's stand shows 'blind bias of the US' towards Israel and vows to recognise sovereignty over Golan Heights.

Syria condemns Trump's stance on Golan Heights sovereignty

Golan Heights

Trump backs Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

Trump makes announcement about the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Twitter as Mike Pompeo visits Jerusalem.

Middle East

US drops 'Israeli-occupied' designation from Golan Heights

Senior US official says the change in description does not mean a change in their policy regarding the Golan Heights.

US drops 'Israeli-occupied' designation from Golan Heights

AJ IMPACT

Israeli cabinet minister urges Airbnb boycott

Minister's response comes after Airbnb said it would remove 200 listings in Israeli settlements in occupied West Bank.

Israeli cabinet minister Erdan urges boycott of Airbnb

Syria's War

Israel shoots down Syrian jet over Golan Heights

Israeli army says two Patriot missiles 'intercepted' a Syrian Sukhoi jet after it allegedly entered occupied territory.

Middle East

Syrian rebels 'agree' to leave area near Golan Heights

The deal is the latest in a string of agreements that have marked the government's recapture of much of southern Syria.

Syrian rebels 'reach agreement' with government to leave Quneitra

Middle East

Syrian government seizes strategic hill overlooking Golan Heights

Government troops are now in control of the highest ground in Deraa province after losing the territory four years ago.

Syrian government seizes strategic hill overlooking Golan Heights

Israel

Syrians in Golan Heights to boycott municipal election by Israel

Syrian residents of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights will boycott the first municipal elections by Israel in the area.

Syrians in Golan Heights to boycott municipal election by Israel

Middle East

Israel responds after Iran 'fires rockets' at occupied Golan

If confirmed, this would be the first rocket attack carried out directly by Iran, rather than by one of its proxies, against Israel.