There's no love lost between Iran's Hassan Rouhani and Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Australian government might join the US and Guatemala in moving its Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said. Rivals accused him of a "desperate" ploy to sway Jewish voters.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed Israeli claims that Tehran has a secret atomic warehouse. Zarif also called on Israel to open its "illegal nuclear weapons" program to international inspectors.
Israel and Germany have restarted bilateral consultations after long-standing disagreements about settlement building. Chancellor Angela Merkel has said she agrees that Israel faces an increased threat from Iran.
Lebanese authorities took scores of ambassadors to alleged Hezbollah weapons sites after Benjamin Netanyahu accused the militia of modifying missiles in Beirut. Lebanon's top diplomat slammed the claims as "pure lies."
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