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Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward

Apr. 19, 2024 12:24 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — With rare bipartisan momentum, the House pushed ahead Friday on a foreign aid package of $95 billion for Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan and humanitarian support as a robust coalition of lawmakers helped it clear a procedural hurdle to reach final votes this weekend. Friday’s vote...

Apparent Israeli attack in Iran draws anti-aircraft fire as tensions high between Mideast rivals

Apr. 19, 2024 11:50 AM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An apparent Israeli drone attack near a major air base and a nuclear site in central Iran activated Iranian air defenses early Friday, just days after Tehran's unprecedented drone-and-missile assault on Israel. No Iranian official directly...

The Latest | G7 warns of new sanctions against Iran as world reacts to apparent Israeli drone attack

Apr. 19, 2024 12:15 PM EDT

Group of Seven foreign ministers warned of new sanctions against Iran on Friday for its drone and missile attack on Israel, and urged both sides to avoid an escalation of the conflict. Meanwhile, an apparent Israeli drone attack on Iran saw troops fire air defenses near the central...

House advances a $95 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies, teeing up final votes this weekend

Apr. 19, 2024 11:09 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House advances a $95 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies, teeing up final votes this weekend.

Israel gave US last-minute warning about drone attack on Iran, Italian foreign minister says at G7

Apr. 19, 2024 09:28 AM EDT

CAPRI, Italy (AP) — The United States told the Group of Seven foreign ministers on Friday that it received “last minute” information from Israel about a drone action in Iran, but didn't participate in the apparent attack, officials said. Italian Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani,...

Israel's long-term credit rating is downgraded by S&P, 2nd major US agency to do so, citing conflict

Apr. 19, 2024 08:30 AM EDT

Israel's long-term credit rating is being downgraded by S&P, which cited the risk of military escalation with Iran. It is the second major U.S. credit ratings agency to do so. There was an apparent drone attack at a major air base and a nuclear site near the central city of...

Blinken declines to confirm reports Israel warned of drone attack, but says US not involved in any offensive operations

Apr. 19, 2024 07:29 AM EDT
CAPRI, Italy (AP) — Blinken declines to confirm reports Israel warned of drone attack, but says US not involved in any offensive operations.

Magal: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Apr. 19, 2024 07:25 AM EDT

RAMAT GAN, Israel (AP) — RAMAT GAN, Israel (AP) — Senstar Technologies Ltd. (SNT) on Friday reported earnings of $433,000 in its fourth quarter. The Ramat Gan, Israel-based company said it had profit of 2 cents per share. The security and intelligence company...

Italian Foreign Minister says U.S. told G7 foreign ministers that Israel warned it about drone strike on Iran

Apr. 19, 2024 06:48 AM EDT
CAPRI, Italy (AP) — Italian Foreign Minister says U.S. told G7 foreign ministers that Israel warned it about drone strike on Iran.

The Latest | Iran says air defense batteries fire after explosions reported near major air base

Apr. 19, 2024 00:19 AM EDT

Iran fired air defense batteries Friday reports of explosions near a major air base at the city of Isfahan, the state-run IRNA news agency reported. It remained unclear if the country was under attack, but tensions remain high after Iran’s unprecedented missile-and-drone attack on Israel. The...