Today in History, December 1: 1868: Disraeli completed his first term as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and became the leader of the Opposition.


Erdogan: Prove Turkey Bought Oil from ISIS and I'll Resign

Turkish President says he would be ready to quit office if allegations by Russia that Turkey traded oil with ISIS jihadists were proven.

Abbas Claims Israel is Harming the Environment

According to Mahmoud Abbas, Israel is violating “international laws related to the environment.”

Stabbing at Gush Etzion Junction

An Israeli has been lightly wounded after a stabbing attack in Gush Etzion.

Majority of Oil from ISIS Territory Being Bought by Israel

Israel has become instrumental in the marketing and distribution of oil from ISIS-controlled territories, according to Arab and Russian sources.


Netanyahu Asks Obama for $50b in Military Aid

Sources close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed Monday at the end of his meeting with US President Barack Obama that Israel has asked for military aid totaling $50 billion over ten years, starting in 2018

2 Billion Shekels Invested in Israeli Region Bordering Gaza

Residents in Israel's southern areas have been paid 1.64 billion shekels since Operation Protective Edge in the summer of 2014, and more than 400 million shekels have been invested in rebuilding infrastructure damaged during the fighting.

US Military Aid to Israel to Rise

The "Washington Post" reports that the Obama administration is in talks with Israel over a $35 billion, 10-year package.


Russia's Combat Capabilities Skyrocket with New Weapons in Syria

Russia's military has been vastly expanding their weapons system in Syria, despite claims that they will not be engaging in ground warfare there.

Watch: Rally in Tel Aviv in Solidarity with France

Israelis on Saturday night gathered at the Rabin Square for a solidarity rally, organized by the French embassy in Israel, following the coordinated terrorist attacks in Paris.

Rabbi, 2 Congregants Stabbed at French Synagogue

A rabbi and two of his congregants were stabbed outside a synagogue on Marseilles, France. One victim is in serious condition.

How Israeli Volunteers On the Ground in Europe Are Helping Syrian Refugees

Israelis are doing their part to help with the refugee problem.


Marcus Klingberg: A Soviet Spy in Israel

Klingberg, the best-known and probably most important spy the Soviet Union had in Israel, passed away Monday at age 97.

600 Million Israeli Spiders Are Being Flown to Columbia

Some 600 million carnivorous spiders that were raised in Israeli labs will be flown to agricultural fields in Colombia.

Hamas Demands Britain Must Apologize for The Balfour Declaration

Hamas demands that Britain apologize for 1917 declaration of support for a homeland for the Jewish people in the Land of Israel.

Jordanian Sheik: It is Forbidden to Kill Jews Except in War

Ali Al-Halabi said in a videotaped al- distributed on social media that it is permitted to kill Jews during a declared war or clashes with Jewish soldiers, but that at other times it is a betrayal.

Soul Food, December 1

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.-Albert Camus