Vladimir Putin has opened the way for the controversial delivery of a sophisticated missile system to Iran - embargoed for the past five years.
Binyamin Netanyahu’s contradictory statements on whether or not he supports a two-state solution are so at odds that they are hard to reconcile.
Israel goes to the polls on Tuesday after a snap election called by the prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, at the beginning of December.
Polls suggest that the embattled Israeli leader could lose power in next week's election.
Sara Netanyahu, the wife of the Israeli prime minister, has been thrust to the centre of his election campaign after the release of the transcript.
Palestinian teen Malak al-Khatib confessed to throwing stones but it seems she was intimidated.
The Israeli government's plan to build housing units in parts of Jerusalem that Palestinians are demanding for their own is the first of a series.
Stinging remarks by US President Barack Obama's officials have added fuel to the United States's row with Israel.
The latest poll reflects what appears to be an ever-diminishing appetite for a two-state solution on both sides of politics.
Israel's plans for settlements in east Jerusalem are a 'clear violation of international law'.