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Washington – Mattis Calls Tillerson Firing A ‘Washington D.C. Story’

Washington – Mattis Calls Tillerson Firing A ‘Washington D.C. Story’

  Washington – Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday that Rex Tillerson’s firing as U.S. secretary of state did not come up during his… Read More ›

Sources: Trump ready to replace H.R. McMaster as national security adviser

Sources: Trump ready to replace H.R. McMaster as national security adviser

  President Donald Trump is ready to oust Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster and find a new national security adviser before the North Korea meetings in… Read More ›

Trump blocks $117 billion Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm on national-security grounds

Trump blocks $117 billion Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm on national-security grounds

  President Trump issued an executive order Monday blocking Broadcom’s takeover of Qualcomm. Trump said there was “credible evidence” that Broadcom “might take action that… Read More ›

Time to Leverage the Coalition Crisis?

Time to Leverage the Coalition Crisis?

All this being the case, Litzman appears to think that he is well served within the haredi world by flexing his muscles and demonstrating his… Read More ›

Haley to AIPAC: Our push to end UN bias on Israel is really ‘a demand for peace’

Haley to AIPAC: Our push to end UN bias on Israel is really ‘a demand for peace’

Only when illusion that Israel is going to go away is shattered, Trump’s UN ambassador tells ecstatic crowd, will compromise prevail over absolutism   WASHINGTON… Read More ›

Meretz is back in the game

Meretz is back in the game

Analysis: Tamar Zandberg’s surprise decision to join the left-wing party’s leadership race created a huge swing in her direction. Her challenge will be to end… Read More ›

Analysis: Comparing America to Israel on gun laws is dishonest – and revealing

Analysis: Comparing America to Israel on gun laws is dishonest – and revealing

US conservatives like to point out that both societies are well-armed, but the similarity ends there: Israelis trust their state, and don’t fear each other… Read More ›

Demonstrators call for Netanyahu to resign, back police chief

Demonstrators call for Netanyahu to resign, back police chief

In the wake of several new allegations of corruption against the prime minister, more than 1,500 demonstrators gather for the 66th week in a row… Read More ›

Over 20,000 protest in Tel Aviv against plan to deport asylum seekers

Over 20,000 protest in Tel Aviv against plan to deport asylum seekers

Two men detained for questioning ahead of demonstration over Facebook posts calling for a violent counter-rally   More than 20,000 African asylum seekers and Israelis… Read More ›

Analysis: Why is Netanyahu Still Doing Well in the Polls?

Analysis: Why is Netanyahu Still Doing Well in the Polls?

There are several reasons.   Plenty of people mocked the survey by pollster Avi Degani that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu posted on his Facebook page,… Read More ›

Two new justices selected for Supreme Court

Two new justices selected for Supreme Court

Prof. Alex Stein and District Court Judge Ofer Grosskopf confirmed by Judicial Selection Committee for 2 open Supreme Court positions; Grosskopf is considered an expert… Read More ›

To prevent a war, Israel must create an Assad-Iran rift

To prevent a war, Israel must create an Assad-Iran rift

Analysis: The Syrian president isn’t interested in a conflict at this time, and he definitely doesn’t want to lose important assets because of Iran; if… Read More ›

Scholars: Polish PM distorts history by saying Jews participated in Holocaust

Scholars: Polish PM distorts history by saying Jews participated in Holocaust

While some Jewish collaborators did technically contribute to the downfall of their fellow victims, unlike Poles they did so under immediate threat of death, say… Read More ›

IDF Forces Strike Hamas Targets, No Rockets Fired on Israel

IDF Forces Strike Hamas Targets, No Rockets Fired on Israel

After an intense Saturday, IDF forces strike 18 Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip. Air sirens heard in cities and councils close to the operations… Read More ›

Sweden grants citizenship to scientist sentenced to death in Iran

Sweden grants citizenship to scientist sentenced to death in Iran

Ahmadreza Djalali, an Iranian scientist from Stockholm, granted citizenship by Sweden after being convicted, sentenced to death in Iran; Iran claims he had met with… Read More ›

Honolulu – Passenger Jet Lands In Hawaii After Engine Covering Rips Apart

Honolulu – Passenger Jet Lands In Hawaii After Engine Covering Rips Apart

Honolulu – Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Honolulu had a scary trip over the Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, after the… Read More ›

Israeli police find ‘sufficient evidence’ to indict Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli police find ‘sufficient evidence’ to indict Benjamin Netanyahu

Jerusalem – Israeli police said Tuesday there is “sufficient evidence” to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on criminal charges in two corruption cases. According to… Read More ›

White House: PM’s claim US and Israel discussing settlement annexation is false

White House: PM’s claim US and Israel discussing settlement annexation is false

Netanyahu hurriedly backtracks after administration spokesman insists: ‘The US and Israel have never discussed such a proposal’   WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday… Read More ›

Netanyahu to Putin: Israel will act against any Iranian attempt against us

Netanyahu to Putin: Israel will act against any Iranian attempt against us

Prime Minister Netayahu talks to Russian president, US secretary of state about Saturday’s events on the northern border; ‘I reiterated our right and our duty… Read More ›

Analysis: Riding high after IS defeat, Iranian axis tries its luck with Israel, US

Analysis: Riding high after IS defeat, Iranian axis tries its luck with Israel, US

While Tehran and its allies hail start of a ‘new era’ with downing of Israeli jet, exacting response may cause them to think twice the… Read More ›