Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

Eilat, Israel – With New Airport, Israel’s Eilat Competes For European Tourists

Eilat, Israel – With New Airport, Israel’s Eilat Competes For European Tourists

  Eilat, Israel – Once almost lost to international tourism, the Israeli resort of Eilat hopes a new airport will attract a million foreign visitors… Read More ›

Republicans few and far between come to Trump’s defense after his remarks with Putin get shredded as ‘disgraceful’

Republicans few and far between come to Trump’s defense after his remarks with Putin get shredded as ‘disgraceful’

  Several Republicans came to President Donald Trump’s defense after his remarks during a Monday press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin were criticized. Those… Read More ›

Donald Trump told Theresa May to sue the EU over Brexit

Donald Trump told Theresa May to sue the EU over Brexit

  On Friday, Trump said he gave Theresa May advice on how to negotiate Brexit, but she found it too “brutal.” This morning, May revealed… Read More ›

Protective Edge deterrence has eroded

Protective Edge deterrence has eroded

Analysis: Operation Protective Edge brought impressive strategic achievements and a long period of calm on the Gaza border. However, the government failed to translate that… Read More ›

Arab Israeli sentenced to 8 years for plotting to attack soldiers

Arab Israeli sentenced to 8 years for plotting to attack soldiers

Firas al-Omari, 46, was convicted of joining Hamas and planning a terror attack in the Negev to avenge the outlawing of Northern Branch of Islamic… Read More ›

Trump reportedly treats Putin like a ‘confidant’ and the 2 men commiserate about how the ‘fake news’ and ‘deep state’ are against them

Trump reportedly treats Putin like a ‘confidant’ and the 2 men commiserate about how the ‘fake news’ and ‘deep state’ are against them

  President Donald Trump treats Russian President Vladimir Putin as a confidant while bullying and ignoring other world leaders. Putin, meanwhile, is playing to Trump’s… Read More ›

Putin to Meet Netanyahu Five Days Before Trump

Putin to Meet Netanyahu Five Days Before Trump

PM calls on European leaders to stop appeasing Iran, especially after Iranian-backed bombing plot in Paris.   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Moscow… Read More ›

Conservatives groups are going all in to confirm Trump’s Supreme Court pick — which could upend the effort to hold the House in 2018

Conservatives groups are going all in to confirm Trump’s Supreme Court pick — which could upend the effort to hold the House in 2018

  The vacancy on the Supreme Court created by Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement could reshape campaign spending in the final stretch of the 2018 midterm… Read More ›

Israeli deterrence against Hamas has ended

Israeli deterrence against Hamas has ended

Analysis: The strong deterrence achieved by the IDF following Operation Protective Edge lasted three years and 10 months. In the past two months, Hamas has… Read More ›

Amid fierce fighting, Israel fears flood of Syrian refugees converging on border

Amid fierce fighting, Israel fears flood of Syrian refugees converging on border

As Assad’s army bombards south and displaces more than 50,000, Israel reportedly vows nobody will be allowed in — but prepares to supply humanitarian aid… Read More ›

Syrian Media: Two Israeli Missiles Strike Near Damascus Airport

Syrian Media: Two Israeli Missiles Strike Near Damascus Airport

Israel has regularly refused to confirm or deny mounting overnight raids in Syria.   Syrian state TV said late Monday night that two Israeli missiles… Read More ›

Palestinians Slam Kushner, Accuse Him of ‘Incitement’

Palestinians Slam Kushner, Accuse Him of ‘Incitement’

The PA Ministry of Information also accused him of engaging in “deception” against international law and “promoting normalization” between Arabs and Israel.   Palestinian officials… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Thirty Rockets Launched From Gaza Strip, 7 Intercepted By Iron Dome

Jerusalem – Thirty Rockets Launched From Gaza Strip, 7 Intercepted By Iron Dome

Jerusalem –  Thirty Hamas rockets were fired on Israel from the Gaza Strip early Wednsday morning and during the previous night with no damage or… Read More ›

El Al to Launch Flight School in The US, Moving Away From Israel Air Force

El Al to Launch Flight School in The US, Moving Away From Israel Air Force

The school will start operating this week, located at the Aviator College – US Flight School in Florida’s Fort Pierce.   El Al Israel Airlines… Read More ›

Instead of preparing for post-Abbas era, Israel is kicking PA’s weakening body

Instead of preparing for post-Abbas era, Israel is kicking PA’s weakening body

Op-ed: Why isn’t the Netanyahu government doing everything in its power to maintain the current situation in the West Bank, which serves it in almost… Read More ›

Hundreds of turkeys choke to death on smoke as fires rage near Gaza border

Hundreds of turkeys choke to death on smoke as fires rage near Gaza border

Blaze near Kibbutz Ein Hashlosha apparently set by balloon launched from Palestinian enclave   Hundreds of turkeys in a coop in an Israeli kibbutz near… Read More ›

Moscow – FIFA Opens Case Into Palestinian’s Messi Remarks

Moscow – FIFA Opens Case Into Palestinian’s Messi Remarks

  Moscow – The head of the Palestinian Football Association faces FIFA punishment for urging fans to burn photos of Lionel Messi if Argentina played… Read More ›

New York – Fox News Host Sorry For Calling Trump, Kim ‘Two Dictators’

New York – Fox News Host Sorry For Calling Trump, Kim ‘Two Dictators’

New York -A Fox News host has accidentally referred to the highly anticipated summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un… Read More ›

This single flight shows the complexities of the airline industry’s nastiest feud

This single flight shows the complexities of the airline industry’s nastiest feud

  Air Italy launched its New York-Milan, Italy route last week. Qatar Airways acquired 49% of Italy’s second largest airline in 2017. New York-Milan is the only… Read More ›

Little Ferry, NJ – New Jersey Man Claims $315 Million Powerball Jackpot

Little Ferry, NJ – New Jersey Man Claims $315 Million Powerball Jackpot

  Little Ferry, NJ – The New Jersey accountant who held the sole winning ticket for last month’s $315.3 million Powerball jackpot said Friday he… Read More ›