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Defense minister slams violent ultra-Orthodox rioters

Defense minister slams violent ultra-Orthodox rioters

Three arrests made in Jerusalem’s Mea Shearim neighborhood after raid on office of anti-draft extremists   Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman took to Twitter to slam… Read More ›

United Nations – UN Chief To Make First Visit To Israel And Palestinians

United Nations – UN Chief To Make First Visit To Israel And Palestinians

  United Nations – Antonio Guterres will make his first visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories as U.N. secretary-general later this month for a… Read More ›

Likud Planning Mass Rally in Support of Netanyahu

Likud Planning Mass Rally in Support of Netanyahu

Non-party members banned following ‘Post’ question on Meni Naftali.   Coalition chairman David Bitan vowed on Monday to bring 2,000 people on just two days’… Read More ›

Israel’s alleged right-wing prime minister

Israel’s alleged right-wing prime minister

Op-ed: Netanyahu’s associates are accusing the State Attorney’s Office, the legal system and the Israel Police of ‘joining forces to bring down the right-wing government.’… Read More ›

Pilot killed in IDF chopper crash identified as Maj. David Zohar

Pilot killed in IDF chopper crash identified as Maj. David Zohar

43-year-old Haifa resident dies in training accident at base in southern Israel; his family has been notified   The pilot killed in a helicopter crash… Read More ›

Israeli, German Lawmakers Call for hezbollah to be Banned from Germany

Israeli, German Lawmakers Call for hezbollah to be Banned from Germany

“Hezbollah and the PFLP are murderous terrorist organizations who can’t be allowed to organize, recruit supporters and fundraise in Europe.”   Terrorist groups must not… Read More ›

Harow going abroad, might return with investigative materials

Harow going abroad, might return with investigative materials

Police planning to soon summon Netanyahu for questioning in light of former confidant Ari Harow’s state witness testimony; Mrs. Netanyahu might be asked to give… Read More ›

In Jerusalem, a gender-bent production of ‘Taming of the Shrew’

In Jerusalem, a gender-bent production of ‘Taming of the Shrew’

The Theatre in the Rough opens its summer run this week with a laugh-out-loud, cross-dressing performance of the Bard’s classic comedy   It’s the Israeli… Read More ›

Netanyahu Wouldn’t Have to Quit if Indicted, Shaked Says

Netanyahu Wouldn’t Have to Quit if Indicted, Shaked Says

  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could stay in office even if he’s indicted as a result of one of the police investigations concerning him, Justice… Read More ›

State religious schools push girls not to enlist in the IDF

State religious schools push girls not to enlist in the IDF

According to Education Ministry’s supervisor of state religious high schools, national-religious girls are taught Chief Rabbinate’s ruling that bars enlistment of women to the IDF;… Read More ›

National Service Authority Discourages Religious Girls from IDF Service

National Service Authority Discourages Religious Girls from IDF Service

Female, haredi soldiers have in the past been ridiculed for their decision to enlist in the army.   Lawmakers on the Left and Right expressed… Read More ›

The great juggler of the Israeli discourse

The great juggler of the Israeli discourse

Op-ed: Netanyahu throws balls in the air and catches them, furthers initiatives and curbs them. People fall in love with promises the prime minister seems… Read More ›

Israeli Spy Agency Uncovers Gaza-Turkey-Hebron Terror Money Trail

Israeli Spy Agency Uncovers Gaza-Turkey-Hebron Terror Money Trail

‘Hamas officials in the Gaza Strip and abroad recruit emissaries from Judea and Samaria who travel abroad to transfer terrorist funds and messages to operatives… Read More ›

New Israeli system capable of identifying explosive devices from afar

New Israeli system capable of identifying explosive devices from afar

Radars with a 270-degree radius and automatic scanning cameras make up new CIMS (Counter IED and Mine Suite) system, developed by Israel Aerospace Industries; system… Read More ›

Israel breaks up alleged Hamas Turkey-Hebron money laundering ring

Israel breaks up alleged Hamas Turkey-Hebron money laundering ring

Terror group brought some $200,000 into the West Bank to pay salaries of its command, operatives, Shin Bet says   Israel’s Shin Bet security service… Read More ›

Prime Minister’s Son Lashes Out on Social Media

Prime Minister’s Son Lashes Out on Social Media

After project 61 published five facts about the son of Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Yaair Netanyahu attacks the project and sons of other prime… Read More ›

Israel’s First Environmental Satellite Soars

Israel’s First Environmental Satellite Soars

Built by Israel Aerospace Industries, The Venus is the world’s smallest satellite of its kind. With all components made in Israel.   On Wednesday at… Read More ›

Tillerson says he disagrees with Trump on Iran deal

Tillerson says he disagrees with Trump on Iran deal

US secretary of state says accord gives Washington ‘alternative means’ to ‘advance our policies’ vis-a-vis Tehran   US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday… Read More ›

Jaffa Residents Say Weekend Police Shooting was Excessive Force

Jaffa Residents Say Weekend Police Shooting was Excessive Force

“They didn’t have to kill him,” says Jewish man who knew Mahdi al-Saadi.   The intersection of Jaffa’s Yefet Street and Haj Kahil junction, where… Read More ›

Elor Azaria is no hero, and he knows it

Elor Azaria is no hero, and he knows it

Op-ed: The soldier made a mistake when he shot the terrorist in Hebron without any justification, and kept making mistakes when he let politicians exploit… Read More ›