In the days since Russia's invasion of Ukraine early last Thursday morning, protests have erupted around the world against Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to launch a deadly war. As video of the demonstrations spreads across social media, Yahoo News has compiled a selection of the most striking footage from all corners of the globe — including antiwar activism from within Russia itself.
The Israel Antiquities Authority announced Wednesday the discovery of remnants of two shipwrecks off the Mediterranean coast, replete with a sunken trove of hundreds Roman and medieval silver coins.
In the heaviest round of fighting since 2014, Israel and Hamas engaged in 11 days of deadly conflict in early May. In Israel, 12 people were killed, two of them children. In Gaza, more than 200 Palestinians were killed, including 65 children. Ameera Harouda, freelance journalist and producer in Gaza City, talks to Yahoo News about the vast destruction and damage done as a result of the latest violence.
The pop star says the World Values Network is "shamelessly using my name to advance their ugly campaign."
An Israeli study of 523,000 people who received both doses of the Pfizer vaccine has found there have been zero subsequent deaths.
It began as a lighthearted conversation between two Jewish comedians, riffing on a podcast about the idiosyncrasies of their shared heritage. Israel has long benefited from financial and political support from American Jews.
Senior Labour figures are accused of interfering with the disciplinary process investigating claims of anti-Semitism.
Ruins unearthed in Israel could be an ancient settlement mentioned in stories of King David after he fled the kingdom of Israel. King David - who supposedly slew Goliath - is also the ancestor of Jesus, who the Bible describes as ‘son of David’.
The singer made the comments while speaking to Newsnight's Kirsty Wark ahead of Madonna's performance in Israel
Rep. Rashida Tlaib and New York Times chief White House correspondent Peter Baker join co-hosts Michael Isikoff and Daniel Klaidman in this episode of “Skullduggery.” Tlaib weighs in on impeachment proceedings, the Trump administration, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. As for Baker, he discusses the differences between covering the Obama administration and the Trump White House. It’s a feisty episode — buckle up.
Rebecca Long-Bailey was responding to fresh anti-Semitism claims against Jeremy Corbyn.
Israel's attorney-general intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three corruption cases, Israeli TV said.
UN investigators said security forces may have committed war crimes over the killing of 189 Palestinians and wounding of more than 6,100 at weekly protests.
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., discusses her stance on Israel with the Yahoo News show “Through Her Eyes” after receiving some backlash for a tweet she wrote in 2012.
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, one of the fresh new faces of the 116th Congress, speaks with Zainab Salbi in this second episode of Yahoo News' "Through Her Eyes." She discusses her policies and opens up about her personal journey to becoming one of the first two Muslim women in Congress, and the first woman to wear a hijab on the House floor.
Israeli police on Sunday said they had found enough evidence for bribery and fraud charges to be brought against the leader and his wife.
An undercover IDF mission in the Gaza Strip led to fighting that killed a Hamas commander, six other Palestinian militants and an Israeli colonel.
The former London mayor refused to apologise for saying that Hitler supported Zionism.