Warning: This post contains spoilers for the movie 7 Days in Entebbe. In 1976, an Air France airplane carrying 250 passengers to Paris from Tel Aviv was hijacked by terrorists. The Israeli mission to rescue them, known as Operation Entebbe or Operation Thunderbolt, is the latest historical event to be given the Hollywood treatment, in…
Why hold an international mental health conference which many of the psychoanalysts and psychotherapists will not be able to get into the country? Dr. Samah Jabr, a Palestinian clinician, and Jewish Voice for Peace have created a petition asking the IARPP to change the location of its 2019 conference from Tel Aviv. Maybe Jordan or Cyprus?
An Israeli court on Monday extended the remands of a former aide to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and a top businessman, both linked to cases of suspected fraud against the premier, police said. Tel Aviv magistrates court remanded...Show More Summary
Apple is helping to sponsor March's Israel Machine Vision Conference in Tel Aviv, where the company will also have an expert on hand to talk about the TrueDepth camera on the iPhone X.
A new doc spotlights drag as political resistance.
Apple is slated to play a role in the Israel Machine Vision Conference in Tel Aviv next month. The company is listed as a sponsor for the event, while one of its video engineering leads is slated to lead a presentation… more…
Israel declared independence on May 14, 1948, so why is it celebrating its 70th anniversary on April 18? And why are Palestinians infuriated by the Trump administration’s decision to move the American Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on May 14? The answer lies in two calendars. Israel...
I’ve just completed an amazing trip around the world which involved places like Nice, San Francisco, Seattle, Tel Aviv, Abu Dhabi, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Hong Kong, and London. Needless to say, I was able to once again experience First and Business Class on top carriers such as SWISS, Etihad Airways, and Cathay Pacific. Show More Summary
THIRTY years ago, I was having a discussion with a friend at a beach bar in Tel Aviv. While some things, I suggested - slavery, summary execution and so on - had always been wrong, regardless of time or place,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem (all times local):
Today the U.S. State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert announced that the American Embassy in Israel will be moved from Tel Aviv to the consulate annex in Jerusalem by May of 2018. Nauert made the announcement of the controversial move via Twitter. Show More Summary
Via MiddleEastEye.com, The US will relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv earlier than expected and may use a consular facility already based in the city... The United States plans to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on 14 May,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Friday it will open its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May, a move from Tel Aviv that reverses decades of U.S. policy and is bound to trouble U.S. allies who have already objected.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is expected to open its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May, a U.S. official told Reuters on Friday, a move from Tel Aviv that reverses decades of U.S. policy and is bound to trouble U.S. allies who have already objected.
West Bank, GAZA (Reuters) - Palestinians reacted on Friday with anger to reports that the United States will move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem within months.
May 14th is the 70 th anniversary of Israel's independence, and it appears it will serve as another big day: the moving of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Per the Jerusalem Post, Minister of Transportation and Intelligence Israel Katz made the surprise announcement on Twitter Friday, tweeting...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Inside the immigration office in Tel Aviv, Yohannes Tesfagabr considered his options. He could not return to Eritrea, a country he risked his life to flee in 2010. He hoped to avoid the fate of compatriots who languished in a desert jail for illegally staying in Israel.
Trump wants to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
Our string quartet diarist Anthea Kreston is in Israel this week: Walking in the old market in the port town of Jaffa, a 4,000 year old city abutting bustling, cosmopolitan Tel Aviv, I took a deep breath in. The stands of roasting nuts, the men huddled in conversation over cups of steaming tea, the […]
The Dan Lounge at TLV is accessible via Priority Pass (there are actually two of these lounges in different parts of the airport). There aren’t very many airport lounges at TLV, which is why I think this lounge was so crowded when I visited. Show More Summary