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Knesset legal adviser joins AG in opposing ‘unconstitutional’ Camera Bill

Knesset legal adviser joins AG in opposing ‘unconstitutional’ Camera Bill

Eyal Yinon argues that PM-backed legislation would give Likud party an unfair advantage as it already has over 1,000 cameras that it used to surveil… Read More ›

IDF Strikes Hamas Targets In Response To Armed Drone Attack From Gaza

IDF Strikes Hamas Targets In Response To Armed Drone Attack From Gaza

  Jerusalem – Israeli jets hit a Hamas naval equipment depot and two aerial operations “military centers” on Saturday, after an armed drone entered Israeli… Read More ›

IAF Attacks Hamas Targets in Gaza in Response to Drone Attack

IAF Attacks Hamas Targets in Gaza in Response to Drone Attack

The IDF confirmed that the strikes, which lasted close to an hour, hit naval combat equipment belonging to the terror group and two military compounds.… Read More ›

Israel must target the real root of the problem – Iran

Israel must target the real root of the problem – Iran

Opinion: Why should Israelis sit in bomb shelters because of rockets fired by Iranian proxies in Gaza or Lebanon? We should be taking the fight… Read More ›

Salt study unravels ancient mystery around well-preserved Dead Sea Scroll

Salt study unravels ancient mystery around well-preserved Dead Sea Scroll

Researchers say the Temple Scroll, which has survived in better condition than other texts, was modified using previously unknown technology using minerals not local to… Read More ›

Canceling Gantz-Lapid Rotation Won’t Help Center-Left Bloc – Poll

Canceling Gantz-Lapid Rotation Won’t Help Center-Left Bloc – Poll

72% of Israelis support putting cameras in polling stations, survey finds.   If Blue and White canceled the rotation between Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid for the… Read More ›

Who is Israel’s true enemy?

Who is Israel’s true enemy?

Opinion: Following the recent attack in Avivim, Jerusalem must send a clear message to Lebanese authorities that it will not tolerate Hezbollah acquiring precision missiles… Read More ›

Likud’s Sa’ar says PM should not ask potential partners for immunity backing

Likud’s Sa’ar says PM should not ask potential partners for immunity backing

Gideon Sa’ar, who has clashed with Netanyahu, says political considerations should not have a role in determining whether a lawmaker can avoid prosecution   Likud… Read More ›

Rivlin ‘Surprised’ That Netanyahu Refused to Return PM Mandate

Rivlin ‘Surprised’ That Netanyahu Refused to Return PM Mandate

“I was surprised that Netanyahu didn’t return the mandate after not succeeding in forming a coalition,” Rivlin said at a Channel 12 conference on Thursday.… Read More ›

Netanyahu, Johnson meet in London with Iran taking center stage

Netanyahu, Johnson meet in London with Iran taking center stage

PM says he will raise Iranian nuclear ambitions in talks with British counterpart, American defense secretary, calls on world leaders to shun Tehran regime after… Read More ›

Shunning unity, Shaked says right-wing coalition needed so she can reform courts

Shunning unity, Shaked says right-wing coalition needed so she can reform courts

Yamina head tells ToI she wants to return to the Justice Ministry but a unity government would prevent her passing legislation to limit the Supreme… Read More ›

Netanyahu was Close to Attacking Iran in 2012 Despite Obama – NYT

Netanyahu was Close to Attacking Iran in 2012 Despite Obama – NYT

In an interview, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed that Israel was close to attacking Iran in 2012 but stopped after he did not have enough… Read More ›

Hundreds of thousands in northern Israel without protection from missiles

Hundreds of thousands in northern Israel without protection from missiles

New report illustrates local residents’ vulnerability in event of attack, while plans to fortify residential buildings and build bomb shelters were put on hold; Liberman… Read More ›

Is Annexation the Antidote?

Is Annexation the Antidote?

The more precarious Netanyahu’s position appears, the more he will court the settlers.   As Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s poll numbers drop, watch him turn rightward and… Read More ›

Hezbollah’s missile misstep could ignite the Israel-Lebanon border

Hezbollah’s missile misstep could ignite the Israel-Lebanon border

Analysis: The Iranian-backed terror group’s failed attempt to strike Israeli soldiers is such a great blow to its ego that it might force it and… Read More ›

Reports: Hezbollah missiles narrowly missed armored car with 5 soldiers inside

Reports: Hezbollah missiles narrowly missed armored car with 5 soldiers inside

IDF said probing why medical vehicle was driving Sunday on unprotected road against orders, with lack of Israeli casualties now attributed by some to luck,… Read More ›

ICC to Reopen War Crimes Probe Against Israel – Breaking

ICC to Reopen War Crimes Probe Against Israel – Breaking

The ICC’s top appeals chamber on Monday reopened the case of war crimes allegations relating to the 2010 ‘Mavi Marmara’ flotilla, but the prosecutor could… Read More ›

‘Suddenly Hezbollah missiles were flying above us’

‘Suddenly Hezbollah missiles were flying above us’

The Biton family of Moshav Avivim, which on Sunday was attacked by Lebanese terror group’s anti-tank missiles, lost their father just two weeks ago; now… Read More ›

Iran threatens to take ‘strong step’ away from nuke deal if no new agreement

Iran threatens to take ‘strong step’ away from nuke deal if no new agreement

Tehran sets Thursday deadline; unclear whether it will restart advanced centrifuges prohibited by pact or further bump up uranium enrichment   Iran will “take a… Read More ›

Hezbollah says commanders ready, Israel orders more forces to border region

Hezbollah says commanders ready, Israel orders more forces to border region

IDF reinforces border presence as tensions high after Lebanon blamed Israel for two drones that crashed in Hezbollah stronghold in Beirut last weekend; Nasrallah says… Read More ›