Katz went so far as to suggest Israel would be happy to see Saudi Arabia take a leading role in Middle East peace negotiations.
He also publicly invited Saudi Arabia's progressive Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to visit Israel.
I am telling you that we will return Lebanon to the Stone Age." Israel has expressed growing concern that Iran is exploiting Syria's ongoing civil war to bolster its own military presence in both that country and neighboring Lebanon, all with the purpose of eventually making good on its promise to wipe Israel off the map.
Saudi Arabia, too, does not look kindly on Iranian expansionism, and the topic has led to increased cooperation between the oil-rich Arab kingdom and the Jewish state.
I simply can’t imagine this taking place today in my home country of America.
Children can barely mention the word “God” in school, let alone pray.
The city of Jerusalem is on everyone's lips - everyone wants to claim the city for themselves.
Now you too can have a piece of her for yourself and say: Buy the Western Wall!
Sheel said her captor urged her to convert to Islam before she was brought to the Hindu village by a local leader. The crisis has intensified religious hatreds and fuelled ethnically-charged claims and counterclaims.Ni Maul, a Hindu leader who has helped with the search, said authorities found the graves using testimony from eight Hindu women who were spared and brought to Bangladesh after they agreed to convert to Islam.'They kept the beautiful eight women alive to marry,' he said.Four Hindu women displaced in Bangladesh told AFP they were among the eight who escaped the massacre in the same area of Kha Maung Seik, with eight children in tow.'We begged for our lives, asking they spare the women,' 22-year-old Bina Sheel told AFP at a small village for Hindu refugees in the Bangladeshi border district of Cox's Bazar.'They asked if we would marry them.The army has restricted press access to the conflict zone, including by independent observers who have asked to verify the presence of mass graves, and the identities of those inside.The military has posted regular updates that blame Rohingya militants for the bloodshed, leading to allegations of a cover-up On Wednesday a Myanmar minister, Win Myat Aye, was quoted in state media as saying the government would manage all fire-damaged land in Rakhine, a development likely to raise concern about the Rohingya refugees' ability to return.