Israeli troops destroyed more than 30 tunnels during the last war with Hamas
It does not seem likely that a just solution to the Palestinian plight will come from within Israel.
If Syria is now the Kremlin's backyard, then Israel is Russia's much-concerned next-door neighbour.
A cabinet-sponsored legislation that would require local NGOs to declare funding they receive from abroad passed the first reading in the Israeli parliament, local media reported Tuesday.
Israel’s Elbit Systems unveiled a prototype of what it claims is the world’s first unmanned system for anti-submarine warfare (ASW) missions. Developed in less
South Africans dispute ‘Apartheid’ charge against Israel By Donald H. Harrison SAN DIEGO – Two black South African students who traveled to Israel to learn if South African BDS advocates were telling the truth about “apartheid” in the Jewish state say the apartheid charge is bogus. Furthermore, said Miyelani Pinini, former president of the Student [...]Show More Summary
Did the Hashomer Hatzair socialist Zionist youth movement that sent Bernie Sanders to Kibbutz Sha'ar Ha'amakim in 1963 form his views on Israel?
On Wednesday, Gideon Raff—the Emmy Award–winning executive producer of the hit TV show Homeland and a former Israel Defense Forces paratrooper—will join PETA and honorary hosts Reps. Raúl Grijalva... The post ‘Homeland’ Exec Producer Gideon Raff to Lead PETA’s Congressional Briefing on Animal-Free Military Training appeared first on PETA.
Three members of the Joint List—the third largest faction in Israel— were suspended from Knesset today for visiting the homes of East Jerusalem Palestinian families whose relatives carried out attacks against Israelis in recent weeks. Hanin Zoabi and Basel Ghattas will be barred from Knesset meetings for four months, and Jamal Zahalka for two.
JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel may be unable to reach a new defense aid agreement with the Obama administration and could wait for the next U.S. president to secure better terms, a senior Israeli official said on Monday in a veiled rebuke signaling a snag in negotiations.
Sexist military regalia, trashing intermarried American Jews and outrageous race-based wages highlight this week's Israel Incitement Watch. Some of the worst examples of hateful incitement to come out of Israel in the past week were directed against women. Show More Summary
On Sunday, Israel Gutierrez and Amin Elhassan were co-hosting their “Izzy & Amin” ESPN Radio show talking about the Super Bowl when they got heated over Peyton Manning (who doesn’t these days). It got to the point where Elhassan decided to walk off the show leaving Gutierrez to fly solo for a short period. Show More Summary
The town of Nazareth in Israel, where Jesus Christ is said to have grown up, is preparing to host the Roman Catholic World Day of the Sick event Thursday, to honor the infirm and their caretakers.
Advocates of boycotting Israel are under attack in California, New York, Indiana, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Florida. Most of the bills under consideration would penalize people or businesses that support the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel over human rights violations. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Vassar faculty-sponsored anti-Israel event erupts in controversy: Invited speaker accuses Israel of scientific experiment in “stunting” growth of Palestinian bodies. Two observations: (1) The most observable...Show More Summary
Israel and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) may reach an agreement on the creation of a free trade zone in the next few months, Israeli Charge d’Affaires in Russia Alex Goldman-Shayman said Monday.
The possible restoration of diplomatic ties between Israel and Turkey will not have a negative impact on Israel's relations with Russia, Israeli Charge d’Affaires in Russia Alex Goldman-Shayman said Monday.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel plans to increase the number of entry permits it grants to Palestinian workers, Palestinian and Israeli sources said on Monday, in a drive to ease economic hardship that has contributed to a wave of Palestinian attacks.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies toward the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing.
According to the Israeli charge d’affaires in Russia, Israel isn't ready to renew diplomatic relations with Turkey.