The nation of Israel and the role of the city of Jerusalem are central in the “end-times” theology—a form of what is known as “pre-millennialism”—embraced by many American conservative Protestants.
As Jared Kushner leads the U.S. government’s effort to develop an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, the Kushner Companies Charitable Foundation is funding a hardline Israeli settlement in the West Bank.
President Donald Trump will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital Wednesday, upending decades of careful US policy and ignoring dire warnings of a historic misstep.
A roundup of Iraqi Christians by immigration officials has been met with criticism toward Trump, who previously pledged to protect such communities from persecution in the Middle East.
Famous artists or musicians do not come to Israel and Palestine very often. When they do, local communities jump at the opportunity to go to their concert.
The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) executed 33 people in eastern Syria, according to a monitoring group, in its biggest mass killing in 2017.