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The strange case of Dr. Bibi and Mr. Netanyahu

The strange case of Dr. Bibi and Mr. Netanyahu

Netanyahu’s inspirational speech at the UN General Assembly reminded the world of Israel’s successes and his accomplishments, but also made Israelis hope to see the… Read More ›

UN: Economic Peace Can’t Replace Palestinian Statehood

UN: Economic Peace Can’t Replace Palestinian Statehood

The forum is held twice a year and is the only venue in which Israelis and Palestinians hold a regular dialogue with the donor and… Read More ›

Hamas invites Abbas to resume control of Gaza

Hamas invites Abbas to resume control of Gaza

Hamas disbands its shadow government in Gaza, urging Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to end the sanctions on the Strip and inviting him to resume… Read More ›

J Street: Trump and Netanyahu Opposition to Iran Deal is ‘Reckless’

J Street: Trump and Netanyahu Opposition to Iran Deal is ‘Reckless’

J Street said that abandoning the Iran agreement would be “a disaster for the security and future” for both the US and Israel.   NEW… Read More ›

We’ll always have Iran

We’ll always have Iran

Op-ed: Governing and conveying messages through speeches is possible, like in Winston Churchill’s case, but only when coupled with diplomatic action and courage. Netanyahu just… Read More ›

Egyptian leader Sissi is showing his mettle by posing with Netanyahu

Egyptian leader Sissi is showing his mettle by posing with Netanyahu

  In meeting publicly with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has once again proved that he is the bravest Arab leader in… Read More ›

Israel Nuke Agency to Pay 170 Scientists Suffering from Cancer

Israel Nuke Agency to Pay 170 Scientists Suffering from Cancer

The issue has been in dispute for over 20 years.   The government has agreed to a landmark settlement to compensate around 170 of its Dimona… Read More ›

Two Armon Hanatziv terrorists sentenced to 18 years

Two Armon Hanatziv terrorists sentenced to 18 years

Terrorists attacked two elderly Israeli women from behind with knives and an ax in 2016 in the Jerusalem neighborhood as they walked on the Golden… Read More ›

France defends ‘essential’ Iran nuke deal amid Israeli, US criticism

France defends ‘essential’ Iran nuke deal amid Israeli, US criticism

Ahead of Macron meet with Trump, who’s said US could pull out of the accord, FM Le Drian insists Tehran sticking to its terms  … Read More ›

Rabbinical Courts Rapidly Adding Names to Marriage Blacklists

Rabbinical Courts Rapidly Adding Names to Marriage Blacklists

If people are on the Prevented from Marrying list, neither they nor their children will ever be able to get married in Israel.   The… Read More ›

Iran to be at center of Netanyahu-Trump meeting in New York

Iran to be at center of Netanyahu-Trump meeting in New York

Netanyahu to present Trump with Israel’s position that nuclear deal with Iran must be cancelled or significantly changed, with harsher sanctions, increased supervision and commitment… Read More ›

Coalition Tensions Brewing Over Haredi Military-Exemption Law

Coalition Tensions Brewing Over Haredi Military-Exemption Law

Disputes over the military service of haredim are threatening to weaken the governing coalition.   The government coalition appears to be headed for trouble over… Read More ›

Netanyahu to meet with US Jewish leaders on sidelines of UN

Netanyahu to meet with US Jewish leaders on sidelines of UN

Weekend sit-down with PM scaled back amid increased tensions over cabinet’s backtrack on pluralistic prayer pavilion at Western Wall   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will… Read More ›

Colombia’s President Praises Israel for Help in Massive Landmine Clearing Efforts

Colombia’s President Praises Israel for Help in Massive Landmine Clearing Efforts

After Afghanistan, there are more anti-personnel mines in Colombia than any other country in the world.   BOGOTA – Israel has offered its expertise in… Read More ›

Haredi soldiers speak out against HCJ decision

Haredi soldiers speak out against HCJ decision

Ultra-Orthodox soldiers denounce High Court’s ruling striking amendment to law on Haredi conscription; ‘trends were positive,’ says Haredi officer, ‘but HCJ is sabotaging it’; ‘Those… Read More ›

Top diplomat: Africa summit’s cancellation actually a sign of Israel’s success

Top diplomat: Africa summit’s cancellation actually a sign of Israel’s success

Foreign Ministry director Yuval Rotem says Arab pressure that prompted the scrapping of major event in Togo paradoxically shows Jerusalem on the right track  … Read More ›

Netanyahu Vows to Complete Term, Lead Likud to ‘Big Victory’ in Next Elections

Netanyahu Vows to Complete Term, Lead Likud to ‘Big Victory’ in Next Elections

Netanyahu, according to senior political officials, believes that he and his wife Sara enjoy a tremendous amount of support among large parts of the public.… Read More ›

Molad institute continues producing biased ‘research’

Molad institute continues producing biased ‘research’

Op-ed: Priding itself on being a serious research institute, Molad continues to produce studies based on so-called facts and drawing predetermined conclusions. Its recent study… Read More ›

New Hamas leadership cosying up to Tehran

New Hamas leadership cosying up to Tehran

Analysis: Half a year after Hamas pumped new blood into its leadership, the Palestinian terror organization is deepening its strategic ties with the Iran-led Shiite… Read More ›

Ahead of Netanyahu visit, signs in Argentina depict him as Hitler

Ahead of Netanyahu visit, signs in Argentina depict him as Hitler

Palestinian activists in Buenos Aires display posters saying Israeli prime minister wanted for genocide   As Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu headed toward Argentina overnight Monday,… Read More ›