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Palestinians begin process of issuing building permits for Area C – report

Palestinians begin process of issuing building permits for Area C – report

Move comes after PA premier announced Ramallah would begin to treat all of the West Bank as if it were under its control   The… Read More ›

Benny Gantz Denounces Incitement as Two Injured at Blue and White Rally

Benny Gantz Denounces Incitement as Two Injured at Blue and White Rally

Several plastic bullets were fired with an air gun. The police arrested two suspects.   Two people were mildly injured in a drive-by airgun shooting… Read More ›

Israel’s Jews should meet Arab outreach with an open hand

Israel’s Jews should meet Arab outreach with an open hand

Opinion: Ayman Odeh’s comments on the possibility of the Joint List joining a center-left coalition have stirred some controversy among his political allies, but they… Read More ›

Israel alarmed by possible Trump-Rouhani talks, fears he’ll let Iran off hook

Israel alarmed by possible Trump-Rouhani talks, fears he’ll let Iran off hook

Ministers said to cite US president’s dialogue with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un as disturbing precedent, ‘but our capacity to influence and confront Trump is… Read More ›

Did Israel Ban Arabs and Haredis From Working at Polling Stations

Did Israel Ban Arabs and Haredis From Working at Polling Stations

After military service is a code word for not Arab.”   The company that is expected to operate the Central Election Committee’s supervisory body on… Read More ›

There is no magic solution for the Gaza Strip

There is no magic solution for the Gaza Strip

Opinion: Five years have passed since the 2014 Israel-Gaza conflict, and it seems like another war is on the horizon; there are steps Israel can… Read More ›

HBO Distorts Story Of Three Boys Abduction To Condemn Israel

HBO Distorts Story Of Three Boys Abduction To Condemn Israel

It’s the ultimate tear-jerker, the story of a nation distraught with worry, terrified with uncertainty and united in prayer for the lives of three boys… Read More ›

Israel must restore deterrence in the eyes of Hamas

Israel must restore deterrence in the eyes of Hamas

Opinion: Although the terror group is aware of Israel’s military might in response to rocket attacks, it has learned that it’s milder form of terror… Read More ›

Hezbollah No. 2 threatens Israel with ‘surprise’ retaliation in ‘coming days’

Hezbollah No. 2 threatens Israel with ‘surprise’ retaliation in ‘coming days’

After series of strikes on terror group are blamed on Jewish state, Naim Qassem says atmosphere isn’t of war but of ‘response to an attack’… Read More ›

Netanyahu Calls for Int’l Community to Act as Tensions Near Boiling Point

Netanyahu Calls for Int’l Community to Act as Tensions Near Boiling Point

Aoun calls alleged Isareli drone strike an act of war, Israel warns Lebanon it will be held responsible for Hezbollah acts from its territory.  … Read More ›

Pence: U.S. supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Pence: U.S. supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Writing on Twitter, vice president says he had ‘great conversation’ with Netanyahu, and that the ‘United States fully supports Israel’s right to defend itself from… Read More ›

Hezbollah says explosives found in drone that crashed in Beirut

Hezbollah says explosives found in drone that crashed in Beirut

Terror group claims UAV recovered near its media headquarters was attempting an attack, carried 11 pounds of explosives   The Hezbollah terror group on Tuesday… Read More ›

Nasrallah to IDF: Wait for Our Response, On Any Border, At Any Time

Nasrallah to IDF: Wait for Our Response, On Any Border, At Any Time

According to Nasrallah, the drones which fell in Beirut was “Israeli suicide drone attack” on a target in Beirut’s southern suburbs.   Hezbollah leader Hassan… Read More ›

The West Bank must not become a duplication of Gaza

The West Bank must not become a duplication of Gaza

Opinion: West Bank attacks are carried out by either lone-wolves or locally organized groups hiding any thread that might lead to the Hamas leadership in… Read More ›

Israel said to strike Palestinian terror group base deep inside Lebanon

Israel said to strike Palestinian terror group base deep inside Lebanon

Reports say airstrike targets Hezbollah-allied Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine – General Command in the Bekaa Valley near Syria border; no comment from… Read More ›

IDF on High Alert Ahead of Possible Iran Retaliation

IDF on High Alert Ahead of Possible Iran Retaliation

The IRGC Quds Force was planning to strike northern Israel. The IDF thwarted the attack and struck Iranian targets in Syria on Saturday.   The… Read More ›

Israel reportedly arrests 3 Palestinians as part of manhunt for teen’s killers

Israel reportedly arrests 3 Palestinians as part of manhunt for teen’s killers

Palestinian media says the men have been detained during IDF’s raid on a village near Ramallah; meanwhile, the condition of Rina Shnerb’s brother, who was… Read More ›

Analysis: Israel-Iran conflict exposes bleeding edge of a war for the entire Middle East

Analysis: Israel-Iran conflict exposes bleeding edge of a war for the entire Middle East

Jerusalem has taken a leading role in a campaign to halt what Sunnis see as an attempt by Tehran to carve out an empire across… Read More ›

PA President Abbas: We Shall Enter Jerusalem – Millions of Fighters!

PA President Abbas: We Shall Enter Jerusalem – Millions of Fighters!

The Palestinian leader was speaking during a visit to the Jalazone Refugee Camp near Ramallah earlier this month.   In a visit to the Jalazone… Read More ›

Trump’s ‘disloyalty’ jibe shows he is no friend of Israel

Trump’s ‘disloyalty’ jibe shows he is no friend of Israel

Opinion: The president’s recent remarks calling Jews who vote Democratic ‘disloyal’ to Israel resemble arguments made by white supremacists and are harmful to the American… Read More ›