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Israel – Ban On Promising Blessings For Votes, Elections Committee To Warn Charedi Parties

Israel – Ban On Promising Blessings For Votes, Elections Committee To Warn Charedi Parties

Israel – In light of the persistent contravention by haredi political parties of electoral regulations prohibiting the promise of spiritual or worldly benefit to voters,… Read More ›

Israel reduces separation between Jews and Arabs at schools

Israel reduces separation between Jews and Arabs at schools

The Israeli education system is in the midst of a slow process of reducing separation between Jews and Arabs, according to the annual Taub Center… Read More ›

Israel – 3 Palestinians Arrested By Security Forces On Suspicion Of Fatally Injuring Israeli

Israel – 3 Palestinians Arrested By Security Forces On Suspicion Of Fatally Injuring Israeli

Israel – Three Palestinians arrested by security forces from the Samaria village of Akraba on suspicion of being involved in the fatal running over an… Read More ›

Brussels – EU Lawmakers Stop Short Of Palestine Recognition Vote, Settle On Compromise

Brussels – EU Lawmakers Stop Short Of Palestine Recognition Vote, Settle On Compromise

Brussels – Tuesday, EU lawmakers stopped short on of proposing a joint motion urging EU members to recognize a state of Palestine, settling instead on… Read More ›

London – Kerry: No Interference In Israeli Election

London – Kerry: No Interference In Israeli Election

London – The U.S. and partners are looking for ways to advance Mideast peace without interfering with Israel’s election process says Secretary of State, John… Read More ›

Berlin – German Foundation Is Seeking A Ruling On Jewish Art Claim

Berlin – German Foundation Is Seeking A Ruling On Jewish Art Claim

Berlin – An expert panel has been asked by the German foundation to rule whether its painting by Spanish artist Juan Gris was looted by… Read More ›

Fort Dix, NJ – No Safe Haven For Islamic State Obama Vows

Fort Dix, NJ – No Safe Haven For Islamic State Obama Vows

Fort Dix, NJ – Monday, President Barack Obama used a holiday season visit to a U.S. military base  to issue a tough warning to Islamic… Read More ›

Israel – Surge In West Bank Settlements Seen During Netanyahu Years

Israel – Surge In West Bank Settlements Seen During Netanyahu Years

Israel – During Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s years in office, the population of Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank has surged growing at more than… Read More ›

Israel – Outgoing US Secretary Of Defense Hagel Thanked By DM Ya’alon For Assistance To Israeli Security Publis

Israel – Outgoing US Secretary Of Defense Hagel Thanked By DM Ya’alon For Assistance To Israeli Security Publis

Israel – By phone on Friday Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon spoke  to outgoing US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and thanked him for his contribution… Read More ›

Jerusalem –  Israel Will Rebuff U.N. Moves Towards Palestinian State, Netanyahu To Tell Kerry

Jerusalem – Israel Will Rebuff U.N. Moves Towards Palestinian State, Netanyahu To Tell Kerry

Jerusalem – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will be told by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that Israel will rebuff any moves at the United… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Report: The Supposed Acid Used In West Bank Attack Was Vinegar

Jerusalem – Report: The Supposed Acid Used In West Bank Attack Was Vinegar

Jerusalem – The acid used in the Palestinian attack on six Israelis Friday in the West Bank was actually vinegar, Channel 2 reported Saturday. The… Read More ›

Jerusalem – IN PICTURES: During Military Parade Marking Anniversary Hamas Shows Off Its Weapens

Jerusalem – IN PICTURES: During Military Parade Marking Anniversary Hamas Shows Off Its Weapens

Jerusalem – Convoys paraded signs of the organizations military prowess through the streets of the coastal territory in a military rally in Gaza on Sunday,… Read More ›

Jerusalem – After Hamas Flies Drone IDF Scrambles Jets To Gaza Border

Jerusalem – After Hamas Flies Drone IDF Scrambles Jets To Gaza Border

Jerusalem – Hamas flew a drone into the air during a military rally to mark 27 years since the founding of the Islamist organization. In… Read More ›

Attack on Israeli embassy in Athens

Attack on Israeli embassy in Athens

Police said they found 54 bullet casings about 130 feet from the embassy building. The assailants used a Kalashnikov assault rifle. “Whoever perpetrated this cowardly… Read More ›

Israel –  Israeli Election Could Be Effected By ‘Bibi Fatigue’

Israel – Israeli Election Could Be Effected By ‘Bibi Fatigue’

Israel-  The greatest obstacle standing between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in the election,  and a return to high office could be Netanyahu himself. A slew… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Chief Rabbis Come In To Delay Exam Processing Reforms

Jerusalem – Chief Rabbis Come In To Delay Exam Processing Reforms

Jerusalem – Chief rabbis have stalled efforts pursued by the Ministry of Religious Services to improve the notoriously inefficient examination process for rabbinic ordination within… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Israel Slams Switzerland Because Of Palestinian Summit

Jerusalem – Israel Slams Switzerland Because Of Palestinian Summit

Jerusalem – Charging the move raises doubts about the famous Swiss neutrality, Israel has criticized Switzerland for hosting an international conference next week on how rules… Read More ›

Rivlin believes Jewish and Arab citizens can live together

Rivlin believes Jewish and Arab citizens can live together

Though deeply concerned by the violence that has erupted in Israeli society, and equally concerned by the public and political atmosphere that ushered in the… Read More ›

Theresienstadt – Czech Home Owners Find Jewish Belongings From WWII

Theresienstadt – Czech Home Owners Find Jewish Belongings From WWII

Theresienstadt – House owners rebuilding their attic in the Czech town of Terezin have found photos, shoes and other possessions of Jews forced into a… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Israel Defense Minister Expresses ‘Regret’ Over Palestinian Official’s Death

Jerusalem – Israel Defense Minister Expresses ‘Regret’ Over Palestinian Official’s Death

Jerusalem – Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon expressed regret for the death Wednesday of a senior Palestinian official after a confrontation with Israeli troops, saying… Read More ›