Middle East

People who convert to Judaism through the Reform and Conservative movements are Jewish, Israel's High Court of Justice has declared.
Visiting a country with a fragile health care system in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic is not a good idea, infectious disease experts said.
A report released by the Biden administration said Muhammad bin Salman had the journalist killed. But U.S. officials did not sanction the crown prince.
President Joe Biden published intelligence on the Washington Post journalist that Donald Trump hid for years despite a law requiring its release.
It's unclear if they talked about the journalist, who was killed in 2018. American intelligence reportedly concluded the Saudi crown prince was directly involved.
It was not immediately clear what damage was caused and if there were any casualties from the U.S. strike.
The results, from a mass vaccination campaign in Israel, give reassurance that the benefits seen in testing persisted when the vaccine was used much more widely.
The president has stopped supporting the Saudi-led coalition bombing Yemen, but must also restore U.S. assistance for the struggling country, activists say.
HuffPost obtained a private request for the president to stop a plan to label goods from the occupied West Bank as "Made in Israel."
The dig on "Weekend Update" sparks complaints, but spotlights the stark vaccine gulf between Israelis and Palestinians.