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ISIS Executes Fighters who Tried to Escape
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The Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group has executed 100 of its own foreign fighters who tried to flee their headquarters in the Syrian city of Raqqa.
 
Four-Year-Old Injured in Gush Etzion Rock Attack
girl injured in car attack israel
A four-year-old boy was lightly wounded Sunday morning after rocks were thrown at a car he was traveling in near the Gush Etzion Junction.
 
Hamas Official Says a 'New Chapter' Open with Iran
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Ali Baraka, Hamas's representative in Lebanon, said Friday that a recent visit by a Hamas delegation to Iran had "opened a new chapter" in relations between Tehran and the terror group.

 
WHO: One Million People Wounded in Syrian War
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At least one million people have been wounded and 200,000 killed in Syria since its years-long Civil War began in March 2011, Syria's World Health Organization (WHO) representative stated on Friday.

 
Gaza Rocket Lands Outside of Eshkol Town
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A rocket was fired from Gaza early Friday afternoon, breaking the truce reached at the end of the last Hamas terror war.
 
Hamas Rebuilding Terror Tunnels into Israel with Aid Materials
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There is clear evidence that Hamas has begun rebuilding its terror tunnels into Israel using international aid.
 
Obama Signs Law Stripping Nazis of Social Benefits
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The bill was unanimously approved two weeks ago by the House of Representatives and closes legal loopholes that have allowed some World War II-era Nazis to collect government benefits even after many other Nazis who escaped to the United States were deported or prosecuted.
 
Alan Gross Credits Jewish Efforts for His Release From Cuba
alan gross back on american soil, thanks jewish groups
Newly released from prison in Cuba, Alan Gross thanked his wife, his lawyer, the Jewish community, President Obama and numerous others in helping secure his freedom.
 
Sydney Menorah Lighting Canceled Following Siege Tragedy
chanukah lighting in sydney canceled after seige
The public Hanukkah candle lighting at Sydney’s Martin Place was canceled for the first time in nearly 30 years due to the deadly attack at a city cafe.
 
Israelis Want Netanyahu Out But See No Better Option
netanyahu elections march
Most Israelis would like to see Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu replaced after March elections but, paradoxically, he is seen as the most suitable for the job, an opinion poll said Thursday.
 
Hamas Holds Largest Military Exercise Since Op. Protective Edge
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al-Qassam Brigades hold largest military training exercise since Op. Protective Edge; Israelis report hearing explosions all night.

 
Canada Urges EU to Place Hamas Back on Terror Blacklist
hamas in gaza parade
Canada's Foreign Minister calls on the EU to "take the steps necessary to keep Hamas listed as a terrorist entity."

 
Chairman of Knesset Fianance Committee: Lapid Was 'A Nightmare to Work With'
Nissan Slomiansky
"In the case of Lapid, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu preferred not to get involved. I, in the end, was the only one who stood in his way."

 
ISIS Establishing Itself as Political Entity in Every Way
hunting for jihadist who beheaded american journalist
Since the terrorist organization Islamic State (ISIS), which controls wide expanses of territory in Syria and Iraq, proclaimed a worldwide Islamic caliphate in June, it has gradually formed into a fledgling political entity.
 
PA Submits UN Resolution to Force Israeli Withdrawal
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The Palestinian Authority submitted a draft United Nations resolution paving the way to a final peace deal with Israel, AFP reports.

 

 
Jeb Bush Uses Chanukah-Christmas Greeting to Announce Presidential Bid
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Jeb Bush announced his intention to explore the presidency in a Christmas and Chanukah greeting message

 
US Slams EU Removal of Hamas from Terror Blacklist
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Washington urges the EU to maintain sanctions on the terror organization as Hamas spokesman declares 'victory' in ruling.

 
Obama: Cuban Embargo 'Outdated' and 'Does Not Work'
President Obama
US President Barack Obama formally announced the renewal of diplomatic ties with Cuba on Wednesday, in a special press conference following the announcement of a landmark prisoner swap.

 
US, Israel Boycott Geneva Conventions
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An international conference in Geneva on Wednesday called on both Israelis and Palestinians to respect humanitarian rights laws in Judea-Samaria, but was condemned by Israel as a "political exercise," AFP reports.

 
Netanyahu: Europe 'Learned Nothing' From the Holocaust
Bibi
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu contrasts the negative attitude of the EU to Israel with the 'true friendship' expressed by the US.

 
Jewish-American Alan Gross Freed From Cuban Prison
Alan Gross and his wife Judy
After years of campaigning by his friends and family for his freedom, Alan Gross has finally been released.

 
Cuba, US to Resume Ties after Fifty Years
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The United States and Cuba were on the brink of a historic thaw in ties Wednesday after a prisoner exchange cleared the way for talks on ending their five-decade-old stand-off.
 
European Parliament Votes to Recognize "Palestine"
eu parliament recognizes palestine
The European Parliament overwhelmingly backed the recognition of a Palestinian state "in principle" on Wednesday, following a series of votes on the issue in EU nations which have angered Israel.
 
Europe Poised to Remove Hamas from Terror List
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Hamas, in both its military and governmental branches, is on the European Union's official list of terrorist organizations - but that is likely to change in a decision on Wednesday, at least temporarily.
 
Arrow Missile-Defense System Test Failed
Arrow Missle Defense
Contrary to previous reports, new generation of 'Arrow' missiles failed in trial run

 
Sydney Hostage-Taker Terrorist Swore Loyalty to ISIS A Month Ago
lindt seige hostages sydney updates
Australian media has unearthed new details about "hate sheikh" Man Haron Monis (49), who took just over a dozen people hostage in a Sydney cafe Monday before being killed along with two of his victims as police stormed into the cafe.
 
Mossad Agent Infiltrated Hezbollah's Elite
Nasrallah in public appearance
A 'cell' reportedly managed to thwart a significant number of major plots against Israeli targets; agent was dept. head of foreign ops.

 

 
Greek Politician Slammed for Saying Jews Don't Pay Taxes
kammenos in greece, jews
Jewish community angrily condemns a Greek politician for  saying that Greek Jews don't pay taxes, coming hot on the heals of drive-by shooting at Israeli embassy.
 
Netanyahu: "International Islamic Terrorism Knows No Borders"
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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu released a response to the resolution of the hostage crisis in Sydney on Monday night, after three people were killed and four injured in a police raid on a cafe held by an Islamist.
 
Gunman, Two Others Dead, Four Injured in Sydney Siege
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Mother of three, 38-year-old Sydney barrister Katrina Dawson and 34-year-old cafe manager Tori Johnson are confirmed dead as the Sydney siege ended in a dramatic standoff, leaving the gunman dead and four others injured.
 
Former SS Guard to be Tried for Murder in Germany
Groening in Berlin
Oskar Groening, an alleged guard at Auschwitz, the Nazi's deadliest concentration camp during the Holocaust, and will be tried in 2015, a German court stated Monday.
 
Live: Gunman is Dead; Police Reveal Details of Sydney Siege
lindt seige hostages sydney updates
Police have now stormed the cafe in Sydney where a radical Muslim cleric has held tens of people hostage, according to live footage from the scene - and New South Wales Police have now officially declared the siege "over."
 
Hostage Crisis in Belgium Resolved Quickly
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Second hostage crisis of the day resolved: Four armed men entered apartment building taking one hostage. Police quickly dealt with incident.

 
Historian Says War with Hezbollah is Imminent
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Aryeh Yitzhaki thinks Russian reaction to latest IAF strike in Syria shows something sinister is brewing.
 
Massive Suicide Bombing in Tel Aviv Thwarted
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Shin Bet reveals Arab terror cell planned to disguise Arab woman as pregnant Jewish woman to set off a bomb in the heart of Tel Aviv.

 
Jihadist Hostage-Taker Demands Talk with Australian Prime Minister
lindt seige hostages sydney updates
The terrorist has demanded to speak with Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott, and asked for an Islamic State (ISIS) flag. He has also asked to present his demands and explain his motives, but local Australian media has refused to put him on air.
 
Minor Who Terrorized Jewish Children to Visit Jewish Museum
kid who terrorized jews goes to holocaust museum
One of the five youths arrested for terrorizing Jewish children on a school bus in Australia earlier this year consented to visit the Sydney Jewish Museum as well as attend a tolerance program as part of his agreed punishment.
 
Portugal's Parliament Calls to Recognize "Palestine"
portugal calls for palestinian state
Portugal's parliament on Friday adopted a resolution calling on the government to recognize the Palestinian state, following a growing number of similar votes around Europe.
 
Lapid Says 'No Room For 4 Million Palestinians In Israel'
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Lapid presents Yesh Atid as the paragon of the political Center, amid polls which show a loss of at least 10 seats in the next Knesset.

 
CIA Chief Defends Interrogation Methods
cia chief defends interrogation methods
CIA Director John Brennan calls some of the agency's torture techniques "abhorrent" but defends the program overall.
 
'US Should Fund Jewish Construction In Judea-Samaria, Not Gaza'
huckabee says washin. should stop funding gaza
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee says Washington should stop funding Gaza, divert funds to Jewish communities.
 
U.S. Chaplain Reprimanded For Quoting Religious Sources
chaplain reprimanded for quoting religious sources
A U.S. Army chaplain has been reprimanded for "using Christian scriptures and solutions" at a suicide prevention training session.
 
Anne Frank Statue Dedicated In Buenos Aires
anne frank statue dedic. in buenos aires
A statue of Holocaust victim and diarist Anne Frank was dedicated in Buenos Aires Wednesday, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) reported.
 
Obama Acknowledges Contacts With Cuba To Free Alan Gross
obama contacts with cuba to free gross
President Barack Obama has for the first time publicly acknowledged that the United States is negotiating with Cuba for the release of Jewish-American contractor Alan Gross through a "variety of channels."
 
British Mother Jailed For Promoting Jihad On Social Media
british mother jailed for jihad
A British mother of six jailed for five years and three months after using social media to encourage acts of terror in Syria.
 
UN: Iran's Israel-Genocide Threats 'Totally Unacceptable'
iran's threats unacceptable
Adama Dieng, UN Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Prevention of Genocide, on Tuesday emphatically stated that Iran's genocidal threats to "wipe Israel off the earth" are "totally unacceptable."
 
Gunmen Fire On Israeli Embassy In Athens, No Injuries
gunmen fire on israeli embassy athens
Unidentified gunmen opened fire on the Israeli embassy in Athens before dawn Friday but caused no injuries.

 
Scott Walker's Inflammatory Hanukkah Cocktail
scott walkers hanukkah cocktail
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has brought a whole new meaning to the notion of kindling the Hanukkah flames.
 
Terrorist Throws Acid at Jewish Family Near Jerusalem
terrorist throws acid at jerusalem family
A terrorist attacked a Jewish family with acid in the Gush Etzion region south of Jerusalem Friday, wounding six people including a number of young children.
 
Ex-CIA Director Says US Holding Pollard for "No Good Reason"
pollard loses consciousness
Former CIA Director admits that the ongoing incarceration of Jonathan Pollard (60), now in his 30th year behind American prison bars, has "no good reason."
 
University of California Student Union Votes to Boycott Israel
university of california boycotts israel
The University of California graduate student worker union on Wednesday voted in favor of a resolution supporting an academic boycott of Israel, until Israel "has complied with international law and respected the rights of Palestinians."
 
Report: ISIS Selling James Foley's Body for $1 Million
hunting for jihadist who beheaded american journalist
After failing to receive a ransom for British and American hostages it has executed over the past few months, ISIS is apparently attempting to sell the body of James Foley, an American journalist beheaded in August.
 
Arab, Muslim, Zionist and Proud: The New Face of Jewish Home?
anat haskia arab mk
So what makes a Muslim Arab mother of three from the Galilee join the Jewish Home of all parties?

 
Biden To Light 'National Menorah'
biden to light nat. menorah
Vice President Joe Biden will assist in the lighting this year of the Hanukkah menorah on the ellipse in front of the White House.
 
NY Stabbing Testimony: 'I'm Killing A Jew!'
crown heights attack
Chabad hassid eyewitness to stabbing in Brooklyn tells Arutz Sheva all the details of the shocking attack on the Chabad center.
 
ISIS Stones Man On Suspicion Of Sodomy
isis stones man on sus. of sodomy
ISIS posts pictures of brutal stoning of man charged with 'acts of the people of Lot,' throwing him off building and hailing rocks on him.

 
Unveiled: How A Terrorist Killer Became A 'Senior PA Minister'
terrorist turned pa minister
Ziad Abu Ein's death death sparked Palestinian Authority outrage, but the PA 'minister' has a rather darker history than some might imagine.
 
Jewish Home Goes on New Recruitment Campaign
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For the first time, a political party is Israel is turning to the internet to conduct a last-minute recruitment campaign.

 
UNRWA Demands Another $414 Million for "Refugees of Palestine"
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UNRWA in a recent donation conference this week demanded an additional $414 million in aid for "Palestinian refugees living in occupied Palestinian territories."
 
Ireland to Accept Motion Recognizing "Palestine"
palestinian honor killings
The Irish government is expected to accept a motion to "officially recognize the State of Palestine, on the basis of the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as the capital."

 
Watch: Shocking New Footage from Crown Heights Stabbing
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New footage has emerged of the Crown Heights stabbing attack on Tuesday, showing an intense standoff between the stabber and the New York Police Department.
 
Terrorist's Nephew Goes Missing, Raising Alert Level in Hevron
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IDF worried that the nephew of one of Israeli teens' murderers has gone "off the grid" to plan a terror attack, raising alert in Hevron.

 
Preacher In Al Aqsa: We Will Slaughter You Jews
preacher in al aqsa says will slaughter jews
Blatant incitement against Jews on Temple Mount sees preacher claim Jews are 'abominable,' with growing audience.
 
UN Attempt To Save Jewish Sites From ISIS - Too Little Too Late?
unesco conf. to save jewish sites from isis
Urgent conference held to preserve ancient sites in Iraq and Syria - but how serious is UNESCO about protecting Jewish heritage sites?
 
Netanyahu Vows 'Not To Stop Working' To Free Pollard
bibi vows to free pollard
Netanyahu holds first Cabinet meeting since Knesset dissolution, vows to keep Israel safe - and working to free the longtime prisoner.
 
Israel Signs R&D Agreement With Mexico
israel signs agreement with mexico
Expanding Israeli alliances continue with industrial R&D agreement, which may hail the coming of other Latin American agreements.
 
Terrorist Prisoners Make More Than PA Police
terror. prisoners make more than pa police
MK Orit Struk reveals in Knesset Committee meeting that terrorists make a good living in prison - off of Israeli taxpayer money.
 
Putin Aide Says Israel Is Training ISIS
putin aide says israel trains isis
A senior aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Israel's Mossad of training Islamic State (aka ISIS) terrorists operating in Iraq and Syria, Iran's Press TV reports.

 
Mid-East Sources: Israel's Air Strikes Hit Russian Top-Line Air Defense Missiles Sent To Syria And Hizballah
israel air strikes over syria
Israel's air strikes near Damascus international air port and the Syrian-Lebanese border Sunday, Dec. 7, are depicted by Middle East military and intelligence sources as Israel’s first overt military clash with Russia in the course of the more than three-year Syrian war.

 
IDF Launches Criminal Probes Into Gaza Operation Incidents
criminal probes into gaza operation incidents
The Israel Defense Forces opened criminal investigations into eight deadly incidents that occurred during its 50-day Gaza operation.
 
Hagee: Meant To Call Obama Anti-Israel, Not Anti-Semitic
hagee meant to call obama antiisrael
Pastor John Hagee "clarified" that he did not mean to call President Obama anti-Semitic but anti-Israel.
 
Watch: Footage Of Alleged Israeli Airstrike Near Damascus
israeli airstrikes near damascus
Syrian state TV has aired what it says is footage of Israeli airstrikes near the capital Damascus.
 
Should Israel Take Military Action Against Iran?
israel milit. action against iran?
Philanthropists, activists, and military officials weigh in on Iran - and why a military strike may be in the not-so-distant future.
 
Russia Demands Israel Explain Airstrikes In Syria
russia demands israel explain airstrikes in syria
Syria, which accused Israel of carrying out airstrikes near their nation's capital Sunday, subsequently complained to the United Nations about the strikes.
 
Abbas: There Are 6 Million "Palestinian Refugees" - Including Me
abbas says he is a refugee
In an interview with an Egyptian newspaper, the Palestinian Authority Chairman reiterates his support for "the [Palestinian] right of return", and rejects recognition of Israel.

 
Syria Demands UN Impose Sanctions on Israel
syria says israel should be sanctioned
Syria's Foreign Ministry on Sunday demanded that the United Nations impose sanctions on Israel in response to what it termed "the Israeli aggression on the Syrian soil."
 
Clinton Calls for Strengthening of Ties with Israel
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Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton dismissed reports of tensions between Jerusalem and Washington, saying the cooperation between the two countries is "quite extraordinary" and that her country should strengthen its ties with Israel.
 
Internal Palestinian Tensions Could Threaten Palestinian Authority
tensions could threaten pa
The Palestinian unity government that was meant to put an end to the long-time rivalry between the Islamist Hamas movement, which controls Gaza, and the Fatah movement, in charge in the West Bank, has expired, say Hamas leaders.
 
FDA Approves GI-View's 360 Degree Colonoscope
fda approves colonoscope
GI-View seeks to raise $20 million from new investors for marketing the device.
 
Israelis Still A Long Way From US Visa Waiver
israels a long way from us visa waiver
A bill extending strategic cooperation between Israel and the US will in practice still leave Israelis queueing for US visas.
 
Cousin Of Murdered Palestinian Teen Helped Supermarket Terror Victims
pal teen helps supermarket victims
A cousin of the Palestinian teen who was burned alive in an apparent retaliatory attack was among the first to help the wounded in a stabbing attack at a West Bank supermarket.
 
Museum Lets You Take A Tour Of The Roman Ghetto
musuem tour of roman ghetto
Rome has a new walk on its historical tourism circuit on a dark page of history: a virtual stroll through the streets of the ghetto to which Jews were confined for more than three centuries in an anti-Semitic policy.

 
U.S. Anti-Semites Attend Syrian 'Counterterrorism' Conference
syrian counterterrorism conference
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has revealed that the Syrian government's Counterterrorism and Religious Extremism Conference is the latest conference organized by a foreign government that has attracted American anti-Semites.
 
Hamas Official Vows To Annihilate 'Brothers Of Apes And Pigs'
hamas official vows to annihilate brothers of apes
An official in Hamas recently vowed to annihilate the "brothers of apes and pigs" - that is, the Jews.
 
Putin Calls Crimea Russia's 'Temple Mount'
putin calls crimea russias temple mount
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday made a surprising statement during his annual state of the union address, in which he talked about his country's "absolutely legitimate" annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in March amid a Russian military invasion.
 
Expert: US Sanctions Report A Political Ploy
us sanctins report political ploy
Article claiming US looking to take 'active steps' against Israel meant to sway the elections, Strategic Affairs expert tells Arutz Sheva.
 
Canadian Teen Robs Store To Pay For Flight To ISIS
canadian teens robs store to get to isis
15 year-old boy in Montreal stated he felt 'sinful' for living in non-Muslim country, robbed store to pay for flight to Turkey to join ISIS.

 
Hamas Vows 'Blood-bath' In 'Spontaneous Reaction' To Israel
hamas leader vows blood bath
Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal has blamed the rise of terror in Jerusalem and in Israel as a whole on a "spontaneous reaction to Israeli stubbornness," in an interview with Sky News Friday morning.

 
Jonathan Pollard Loses Consciousness And Is Hospitalized
pollard loses consciousness
Jonathan Pollard (60), who just recently began his 30th year of incarceration in the US on charges of spying for Israel, lost consciousness on Friday and was admitted to a hospital outside the prison.
 
Israel's Oil Spill Will Take Years to Clean, Cost $7.6 Million
oil spill israel
Environmental disaster: Professional assessments say Israel's oil spill will take a year to clear waste, several years to rehabilitate important nature reserve from Arava spill.
 
Obama Set on Obstructing Netanyahu's Re-Election
did ap ban a pro israel expert
President Barack Obama and his White House National Security team headed by Susan Rice have decided to seize on the political crisis besetting the Israeli government and the upcoming general election on March 17 for action to bar Binyamin Netanyahu’s reelection to a fourth term as prime minister.
 
Why Did AP Refuse to Quote a Pro-Israel Expert?
did ap ban a pro israel expert
Proof has now been produced that the Associated Press implemented a policy of banning quotes from the head of NGO Monitor on Israel-Gaza issues.
 
Could an Arab Muslim Woman Become the Newest Jewish Home MK?
anat haskia arab mk
"Jews who seek change in Arab attitudes should help me, by empowering me to fight in the Knesset against other Arab MKs"

 
UK Family Seeks Daughter Missing in Israel
mia reeves
"Nobody has seen anything of her, or heard anything from her, since she said goodbye at her Hostel in Tel Aviv on Sunday morning."

 
How an Israeli Man Just Narrowly Escaped an Arab Lynch Mob
The Central District Attorney's office filed an indictment Thursday morning at the Lod District Court against Muhammed Haj Yahia, 21, a resident of Taibeh, who attempted to burn a Jewish man alive in a violent attack.
 
Terror Victim Directed Medics Treating Him after Stabbing Attack
wife of synagogue massacre terrorist expelled
Injured medic takes charge of the situation after terrorist stabs two in a Jerusalem area supermarket - giving instructions despite wounds.
 
China Sends Its 'Panda Diplomacy' To Israel
china sends pandas to israel
The latest proof of a solidifying alliance between Israel and China is an ancient tradition know as "panda diplomacy" - China is poised to send two giant panda bears to the Haifa Educational Zoo following a twin-city agreement between Haifa and Chendu signed last week.
 
Hamas Rocket Test Shows Prep For Next War
hamas rocket test
Three rockets fired in test by Hamas from Tel Katifa, Jewish community before Disengagement expelled all Jews from Gaza.
 
Understanding Hizbullah In Lebanon
understanding hizbullah in lebanon
In American policy making circles, the name Hizbullah cuts a shadowy figure of a radical Islamist terrorist group, hell-bent on Israel's destruction.
 
Belgian Government To Support Recognizing Palestine
belgium govt to recog palestine
The parties that make up Belgium's federal government have agreed to recognize Palestinian statehood unilaterally, a Belgian daily reported.
 
U.S. Guidelines Draft Recommends Male Circumcision
us recommends male circumcision
Male circumcision should be recommended to parents of newborn boys because of its benefits, according to a draft of federal guidelines.
 
Wife Of Alan Gross: 'I Am Afraid That We Are At The End'
alan gross at the end
The wife of Alan Gross said "I am afraid that we are at the end" as the American-Jewish contractor marked the completion of his fifth year in a Cuban prison.
 
British Lawmakers Call For Economic Sanctions, Boycotts On Israel
british lawmakers call for santions and boycotts on israel
British lawmakers called for economic sanctions and boycotts on Israel over its treatment of the Palestinians.
 
83% Of Israeli Teens Experienced Online Anti-Semitism In 2014
more online antisem. in 2014
Jewish Israeli teenagers have faced more anti-Semitism and anti-Israel expressions online in 2014 than they have in previous years, a new poll reveals.

 
Arab MK Tibi Attacks Jewish State Law On CNN
arab mk attacks jewish state law
Amid the government controversy over the Jewish State Law that would enshrine Israel's status as the nation-state of the Jewish people, radical Arab MK Ahmed Tibi (United Arab List) went to CNN to slam the "inflammatory declarations and bills."
 
Watch: Mother Of Har Nof Terrorist Praises Her Son's Actions
mother of har nof praises sons actions
The mother of one of the terrorists who murdered five people at a Jerusalem synagogue last month sang a poem praising his actions and expressing her pride at having raised her son to be a killer - just one day after the massacre.
 
Minimum Wage To Be Raised To 5,000 Shekels
min. wage raised
Histadrut head and Manufacturers' Association president agree to gradual raise of 700 shekels completing in January 2017.
 
Two Injured In Mishor Adumim Stabbing Attack
two injured in stabbing
Two people were injured in a stabbing attack Wednesday afternoon, after a terrorist began attacking civilians at a Rami-Levy superstore in Mishor Adumim, near Ma'ale Adumim in the Jerusalem area.
 
Election Date Set for March 17
elections set in israel
A date has been set for snap elections after Prime Minister Netanyahu effectively disbanded the government.
 
US Presbytarian Church Under Heat for Meeting Hezbollah
church met with hezbollah
Documentary and video evidence was sent to the IRS showing Presbyterian Church USA delegates meeting with members of Hezbollah - which is designated by the US as a terrorist organization
 
Netanyahu Fires Multiple Ministers, Other Ministers Resign in Protest
isis israel
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu addressed the nation on Tuesday night shortly after 8 p.m., less than two hours after firing coalition members Finance Minister Yair Lapid (Yesh Atid) and Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, effectively disbanding the government.
 
US-Led Warplanes Cut Through to ISIS Targets in Syria & Iraq Over Israel
isis israel
All US and European coalition strike and surveillance flights against ISIS forces in Syria and Iraq under Operation Inherent Resolve have been reaching their targets through the skies of Israel and Jordan, US, European and civilian monitors of global air force movements report.
 
Israeli Teen Volunteers Preventing the Next Terror Attack?
israeli teen guard for attacks
Attacks on Route 60 have become so commonplace that new measures to keep children safe on school buses have been enacted in at least one Samaria community. Meet "Shuttle Guard."
 
FBI, Homeland Security Warn Vets Over ISIS Threat - in the US
isis beheads man and puts him on cross
US authorities are highly concerned that Islamic State (ISIS) is targeting its military servicemen - not only in the Middle East, but at home.
 
Britain on High Alert for Al Qaeda Christmas Bombings
al qaeda planning christmas bombings
British authorities believe Al-Qaeda is planning a major terror attack for the Christmas holiday, according to a British news daily, including placing bombs on five passenger planes.
 
Senegalese Imams Visit Yad Vashem
imams visit yad vashem
Six Muslim religious leaders are visiting Israel this week as part of a joint initiative by the African and Diaspora Religions Department of the Foreign Ministry in Senegal and the Israeli Embassy in Dakar, Senegal's capital.
 
Report: Divorced Mothers Turning To Prostitution
divorced mothers turn to prostitution
Dozens of divorced and separated Israeli mothers have joined the sex trade in the southern city of Eilat, according to a report on Channel 2 News's website.

 
Turkish Minister: Muslims Discovered The Earth Is Round
turkish minister claims muslims dis. earth is round
Turkish Science Minister claims Muslims 'preceded Galileo' in discovering spherical Earth.
 
Tel Aviv Synagogue Vandalized In Reaction To Jewish State Bill
synogogue vandalized
A Tel Aviv synagogue apparently was vandalized in protest of Israel's nation-state bill.

 
Uruguay Elects President With Ties To Israel, Jewish Community
uruguay new president with ties to israel
Uruguay elected a president who has twice traveled to Israel and has an open dialogue with his country's Jewish community.
 
Watch: Netanyahu's Son Avner Joins The IDF
bibi's son joins idf
Netanyahu 'full of pride' as son enlists in combat unit with Field Intelligence Corps; Avner previously won the National Bible Quiz.
 
Rabbi Seeks To Bring Back Cave Burial
rabbi seeks to bring back cave burial
Head of Etzion Bloc Religious Council seeks to bring back Talmudic era custom of exhumation and use of ossuaries.
 
US, Turkey Close To Deal On Joint Action Against ISIS
us, turkey cloes to deal on action against isis
The US and Turkey are close to an agreement on joint military action against the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group in northern Syria, according to the Wall Street Journal.

 
ISIS Internet Forum Debates Fate Of Gil Rosenberg
isis internet forum debates fate of rosenberg
The status of Gil Rosenberg, a dual Canadian-Israeli citizen who volunteered to join the Kurdish militia, and was reportedly stationed in Kobani, Syria, remains unknown.
 
Anti-Israel Incitement In State-Funded Jerusalem Schools
arab ta head describes israel as islamic palestinian arab
Arab Jerusalem Teachers' Association head describes Israel as 'Islamic Palestinian Arab.' Have PA educational norms seeped into the capital?
 
Netanyahu Blames Ministers For 'Trying To Knock Him Down'
bibi blames ministers
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu issued sharp criticism against several of his ministers, particularly Finance Minister Yair Lapid, blaming them for the current coalition crisis.
 
UNESCO Debates ISIS Erasing of Jewish History
isis destroying jewish artifacts
UNESCO is to hold a special session on preserving Jewish historical sites that have fallen under the iron grip of the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist organization.
 
Nazi Alois Brunner "Taught Assad How to Torture"
alois brunner syria nazi
Reliable information shows that Alois Brunner, a top Nazi fugitive whom Final Solution architect Adolf Eichmann called his "best man," is dead and buried in Syria.
 
Abbas: We Will Never Recognize Israel as a Jewish State
abbas refuses to acknowledge israel... again
"We will never recognize the Jewishness of the state of Israel," Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas declared at a meeting of Arab foreign ministers on Saturday.
 
Pope Condemns "Barbaric" ISIS Attacks
pope francis says 2-3 yrs to live
Just days after he called for dialogue with the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group, Pope Francis on Friday condemned the group and called for interfaith cooperation in order to combat it, Reuters reports.
 
France Readies to Vote on "Palestine" Recognition
israel, france and a palestinian state
The vote comes hot on the heels of a similar resolution approved by British lawmakers on October 13, Spanish MPs on November 18 and the formal recognition by Sweden on October 30.
 
Father of Murdered Druze Officer Visits Har Nof Synagogue
father of terror victim visits synagogue
Family members of Druze police officer Sergeant Major Zidan Seif (30) visited the Jerusalem synagogue in Har Nof where Seif was murdered by two Arab terrorists last Tuesday, as he tried to stop their attack in which they murdered four Jews at prayer.
 
Major Hamas Plot to Attack Jerusalem's Teddy Stadium Thwarted
israel stops hamas from blowing up stadium
Israeli security services, together with the IDF, broke up a major Hamas terrorist cell that was planning attacks on a range of high-profile Israeli targets, including Jerusalem's Teddy Stadium.

 
EU Parliament Postpones Vote On Recognition Of 'Palestine'
eu parliament postpones vote
A senior Fatah official on Tuesday said that a European Union parliament vote to recognize "Palestine" as a state has been postponed due to an issue of wording.
 
Jewish Construction Worker Was Killed By Arabs In Terror Attack
jewish const. worker killed by arabs
In a dramatic turn of events Petah Tikva's Magistrates Court on Wednesday morning lifted a gag order over the murder of Jewish construction worker Netanel Arami - revealing that his murder was indeed an Arab terrorist attack.
 
Wife Of Synagogue Massacre Terrorist Expelled
wife of synagogue massacre terrorist expelled
Nadia Abu Jamal has permit of stay stripped after her husband and his cousin slaughter Jews at prayer and police officer.
 
Iran's Khamenei: ISIS Diverts Muslims From Palestine
isis diverts muslims
'The forefront of Muslims' struggle was focused on the occupied Palestine,' Khamenei said, 'but the Takfiri stream changed this front line.'

 
UK: Islamist Preacher Justifies Beheading Non-Muslim Civilians
preacher justifies beheading
A British Islamist preacher has been recorded justifying beheadings of non-Muslim captives by the brutal Islamic State (ISIS) organization - and even suggests that all able-bodied non-Muslim men are legitimate targets for murder.
 
Who Leaked Terror Victim's Final Phone Call?
who leaked terror victim's final call
Internal Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovich (Yisrael Beytenu) was put on the spot in the Knesset about the fact that last week, some unknown source leaked the final phone call of terror victim Shelly Dadon hy''d to the media.
 
Israel's Biggest Winter Storm In 20 Years Causes Havoc On Roads
wild weather israel
There were numerous casualties, both human and otherwise, due to the wild weather in Israel Wednesday.

 
Report: Waqf Building Illegally On Temple Mount - Again
waqf building illegally on temple mount
The Jordanian Waqf continues to build illegally on the Temple Mount, photos leaked to Arutz Sheva revealed Wednesday.

 
Arab-Jewish School in Jerusalem Struggles for Balance
arab jewish cooperation
Young Arab and Jewish people involved in coexistence projects say xenophobic attitudes have flared on both sides because of this year's violence.
 
Report Reveals US Schools Whitewashing Hamas, Palestinian Authority
ma school whitewashes hamas charter
Parents groups are up in arms after a recent report found public schools in Newton, Massachusetts presented whitewashed versions of Hamas and Palestinian Authority charters, as well as other materials posing the destruction of Israel as acceptable.
 
PA Warps Arab Terror Attacks to be "Israeli Attacks"
fatah lies about terror attack on israelis
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's official PA TV has reached a new low, presenting four Arab terrorists who were killed during or after their lethal attacks on Israeli citizens as victims of "Israeli attacks," and whitewashing the terrorist context of their deaths.
 
Netanyahu: Terrorists Won't Receive Social Security
bibi says terrorists can leave israel
Prime Minister Netanyahu will bring about a new law revoking the rights of terrorists and their family members to a vote in the Cabinet.
 
Son of Hamas Leader Urges Israel to Wage War Against Gaza - Now
son of hamas urges israel to go to war with gaza
Mosab Yousef, the son of Hamas leader in the Palestinian Authority, Sheikh Hassan Yousef, urged Israel on Tuesday to go to war with Hamas - in order to make peace with the Palestinians. Here's why.
 
Daughter Of Victim Speaks: 'My Father Was A Man Of Truth'
daughter of victim speaks
Daughter of Rabbi Kalman Levine hy''d talks about her father, who was murdered by Arab terrorists in synagogue massacre.
 
Burger King In Talks For Israel Return
burger king to return to israel
A group of investors plans converting Burger Ranch outlets into Burger King branches.
 
National Archives Makes Postwar Shanghai Visa Records Available
nat archives makes postwar shanghai visas available
The U.S. National Archives has opened to researchers post-World War II visa application records from the U.S. Consulate in Shanghai.

 
Making Israel's Jewish Status The Law: Why It Matters
israel's jewish status the law
On Sunday, Israel's Cabinet advanced a controversial bill in a 14-6 vote that, if passed by the Knesset, would enshrine into law Israel's status as a Jewish state.
 
Italian Aliyah Expected To Double In '14
italian jews making aliyah
Italy is experiencing a sharp upsurge in Jews making aliyah.
 
Palestinians Delaying U.N. Bid For Israel's West Bank Withdrawal
pal's dely un bid for gaza withdrawal
The Palestinians will postpone sending a draft resolution to the U.N. Security Council calling on it to set a timetable for Israel's withdrawal from the West Bank.
 
Why Is The Knesset Debating IDF Religiosity?
why is knesset debating idf religiosity
The topic of Jewish religiosity in the IDF came up during Operation Protective Edge amid a media firestorm over religious call-up messages - now, the Knesset's Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee is debating what some have dubbed "religionization" in the IDF.
 
Watch: Jordanian MP Calls For Terrorism Against 'Filthy Jews'
jordanian mp calls for terrorism
While Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu bends over backwards to meet Jordanian demands, MPs less worried about treaty.
 
Swiss Museum Accepts Nazi Looted Art
swiss museum accepts nazi art
A Swiss museum said Monday it would accept a German recluse's bequest of a spectacular trove of more than 1,000 artworks hoarded during the Nazi era.
 
PM Meets Esther Pollard, Vows Jonathan's Release
pm meets with ester pollard
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met with Esther Pollard, the wife of longtime US prisoner Jonathan Pollard, on Monday - promising her to secure his release after receiving updates on his condition.
 
Jewish Man Stabbed in Old City of Jerusalem

Jewish man in moderate to severe condition after being stabbed in Old City of Jerusalem. Paramedics were at the scene providing care.

 
Yehuda Glick Released From Hospital
glick released from hospital
Roughly four weeks after he was shot at close range in an attempt on his life, Temple Mount rights activist Yehuda Glick was released from Shaarei Tzedek hospital Monday, where he called his recovery a "miracle."
 
Israeli Bus Drivers to Learn Krav Maga as Part of Security Measures
israeli bus drivers learn self defense
Government approves plan for 300 guards to be stationed at Jerusalem's bus stations, and drivers will be taught self defense.
 
"The Terrorist Looked at Me and Said 'Get Out of Here!'"
har nof victim
Rabbi Shmuel Goldstein describes his 'miraculous' escape from the brutal massacre at Har Nof synagogue.

 
Chilling Video Documents ISIS Child Training Camps
isis child camps
A recent propaganda video released by the Islamist State terrorist group (ISIS) showcases how it is building the next generation of jihadis, by training and indoctrinating young children at special camps.
 
Netanyahu Warns France on "Palestine" Vote
israel, france and a palestinian state
"Do they have nothing better to do at a time of beheadings across the Middle East, including that of a French citizen?" The Prime Minister asked reporters in Jerusalem
 
ISIS Terrorist Arrested in Judea and Samaria
presbyterians take out full-page in nyt
Israeli security forces arrest 12 wanted men overnight in Judea and Samaria. IDF also arrests two infiltrators near Gaza border.

 
Presbyterians Against Divestment Take Out Full-Page NYT Ad
presbyterians take out full-page in nyt
A Presbyterian group took out a full-page ad in The New York Times calling on fellow church members to oppose divestment from Israel.
 
Trial Gets Go-Ahead In $1 Billion Lawsuit Against P.A., PLO
lawsuit gets go ahead
A civil lawsuit filed by 11 families of American terrorist victims against the Palestinian Authority and Palestinian Liberation Organization can go to trial, a federal court ruled.
 
British Soccer Boss Sorry For Saying Jews Chase Money
soccer boss sorry for saying jews chase money
The owner of a British soccer club apologized for saying in an interview that Jews were inclined to chase money and for defending a racial slur against Asians.
 
Islamist Sheikh Declares 'Third Intifada Has Begun'
sheikh declares third intifada begun
In the midst of the growing wave of terror attacks, Sheikh Raed Salah, head of the Islamic Movement in Israel, has called on Arab residents of Judea and Samaria to go forth in an intifada terror war and declared that the "Third Intifada" has already started.

 
Sister Of Har Nof Terrorist Works For City Of Jerusalem
sister of har nof terrorist works for city
The sister of one of the terrorists who took part in this week's massacre at a synagogue in Jerusalem is a social worker who is employed by the city of Jerusalem, it was reported on Thursday night.
 
Watch: 'Run Away Zionists' Video With English Subtitles
run away zionists video
The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) has uploaded a new version with English subtitles of the animated video which was published Tuesday, hours after the massacre in a Jerusalem synagogue which killed five people.
 
Large-Scale Hamas Terror Cell Busted
hamas terror cell busted
Israeli security forces busted a major Hamas terror cell aimed specifically at carrying out terror attacks in Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria, Palestinian Arab sources said Friday.
 
Death Threats Against Swedish Rabbi After Jerusalem Massacre
death threats against swedish rabbi
In the wake of the horrific terror attack on a Jerusalem synagogue this Tuesday, the rabbi of the Jewish community in Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden, has received deaths threats to burn down his synagogue - with him inside of it.
 
Hamas Threatens: All Israeli Leaders 'Legitimate Targets'
hamas threatens all israeli leaders targets
Hours after Liberman assassination plot foiled, Hamas calls for more 'revenge' against 'leaders of the occupation.'
 
Five EU Nations Condemn Demolition of Terrorists' Homes
european union states against demolition of terrorist homes
Ambassadors from five major European Union member states voiced opposition to the demolition of the homes of Arab terrorists who murdered five people in a synagogue massacre earlier this week, calling it "counterproductive."
 
Terror Victims Mourned in Jerusalem and Beyond
victims of har nof massacre
Four of them lived on the same street. They had all moved there from abroad. They were all rabbis. They all prayed at the same synagogue. And it was at that Jerusalem synagogue that they were all murdered on Tuesday morning.
 
Watch: Palestinian Authority, Hamas Justify Murder of "Rabbi Terrorists"
har nof israel massacre
New revelations show the Palestinian Authority's official daily targeted rabbis as enemies just a week before the horrific attack on a Jerusalem synagogue this Tuesday, in which four Jews were murdered as well as a Druze policeman in an attack with hatchets, knives and guns.
 
Police Seize Massive Weapons Shipment Headed for Jerusalem
idf seals to protect israel
Israeli police seized a massive shipment of firecrackers, swords, tasers and other weapons at Ashdod port Thursday - a potentially deadly arsenal which was set to be delivered to Arab neighborhoods in Jerusalem.
 
Jerusalem's Security Tightens With Help From Israel's SEAL Unit
idf seals to protect israel
In the aftermath of Tuesday's synagogue massacre, Jerusalem is on high alert. Israeli troops were stationed outside educational institutions and kindergartens, as was as deployed to the entrances of a number of Arab neighborhoods in the capital.
 
Abbas' Advisor Blesses Terrorists And Their Weapons
abbas advisor blesses terrorists
Following yesterday's terror attack in which five Israelis were killed by two terrorists with pistols, knives and axes, Abbas' advisor and Fatah Central Committee member Sultan Abu Al-Einein praised the terrorists and their weapons on his Facebook page.
 
British Politicians Justify Palestinian Terrorism
har nof israel massacre
While UK Prime Minister David Cameron said he was "appalled" and that his "thoughts are with the victims' families," after news of Tuesday's deadly synagogue attack, other British politicians made their support for the "Palestinian cause" top priority despite the bloodshed.
 
More Israelis Applying For Gun Permits
more israelis applying for gun permits
Israelis who carry guns say they make them feel safer.
 
Obama Condemns Synagogue Attack, Calls For Calm In Jerusalem
obama calls for calm in jerusalem
President Obama named the three American victims in denouncing a terrorist attack in Jerusalem and called for calm to prevail in the city.
 
U.S. Condemnations Of Synagogue Attack Cite Incitement As A Factor
us condemn. of synogogue attack cite incitement
Condemnations of the deadly Jerusalem synagogue attack by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, leading Congress members and top Jewish groups included calls on the Palestinian leadership to roll back incitement.
 
CNN Apologizes For 'Israel Shoots Palestinians' Headline
cnn apologizes
CNN has apologized for one of several errors in its reporting of Tuesday morning's brutal terrorist attack in Jerusalem.
 
Parents Fight For Increased Security In Jerusalem Schools
increased security in israel schools
Jerusalem parents organization announces new security measures after parents barrage mayor and municipality with calls for security guards.
 
Police Make It Official: Intifada 2014
officially intifada 2014
Samaria victim of Arab ambush discovers on police report that the recent terror attacks are defined as 'Intifada 2014.'

 
Israel Denounces Spanish Parliament Recognition Of 'Palestine'
israel denounces spanish parl. recog.
Israel denounced as unhelpful on Wednesday a vote by the Spanish parliament, hours after a deadly Jerusalem synagogue attack, which called on Madrid to recognize a "Palestinian state."
 
Satmar Rebbe Blames Massacre On Jews Visiting Temple Mount
satmar rebbe blames massacre on jews visiting mount
The Satmar Rebbe eulogized the victims of the massacre in Har Nof Tuesday, pointing the blame not at the Palestinian Arabs who killed them, but at Jews who ascend the Temple Mount (Judaism's holiest site - ed.) as the cause.
 
Funeral Held For Druze Officer Killed In Jerusalem Terror Attack
funeral for druze officer
The funeral for a Druze police officer killed in yesterday's terrorist attack in Jerusalem has begun in his home town of Yanuh-Jat.

 
Jerusalem Terror Victim Recounts Attack By Arabs With Iron Bars
terror victim recounts attack
Jerusalem experienced a double day of terror Tuesday, after Palestinian Arabs attacked a Jewish man in his twenties with iron bars near the New Gate in the heart of the city just hours after the Har Nof massacre which killed four people and fatally wounded another.
 
Victim's Testimony: Terrorist Tried To Cut My Face
gush stabbing
Professor Avi Rifkind, head of the Trauma and Emergency Medicine Department in Hadassah Hospital, visited Wednesday with Yeshayahu Horowitz - one of the men badly wounded in the stabbing attack at Alon Shvut Junction.
 
Pope Francis Condemns Synagogue Attack, Urges "Reconciliation"
pope francis says 2-3 yrs to live
Pope Francis on Wednesday slammed the deadly attack on a Jerusalem synagogue and urged Israelis and Palestinians to take the "courageous decisions" needed to achieve reconciliation.
 
Worshippers Return to Synagogue Day After Massacre
har nof israel massacre
Residents and wounded victims join together for prayers in Jerusalem's Bnei Torah synagogue one day after the lethal terror attack in which five were murdered.
 
Death Toll in Jerusalem Attack Rises to 5
har nof israel massacre
The death toll in Tuesday's terrorist attack at a synagogue in the Har Nof neighborhood of Jerusalem has risen to five, after an officer who was fatally wounded in the attack died of his wounds Tuesday night.
 
Pictures: Palestinians Celebrate Jerusalem Synagogue Slaughter
palestinians celebrate jews murder by handing out candies
As Israelis mourned the horrific attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem Tuesday morning, many Palestinian Arabs reacted with delight, handing out candies and taking to the street to celebrate the cold-blooded murder of unarmed Jews by posing with axes.
 
New York Increases Security Around Synagogues
har nof israel massacre
New York City increased its police presence at synagogues and other locations in the wake of an attack on a Jerusalem synagogue that left four dead.
 
Israeli Synagogues Told to Hire Security Guards
har nof israel massacre
In the wake of a deadly attack in Jerusalem, synagogues throughout Israel have been instructed to place security guards at their entrances.
 
UNACCEPTABLE: Demand to Revoke CNN Reporter's Press Pass for Attack Headline
har nof israel massacre
American CNN reporter Ben Wedeman was responsible for the headline describing the massacre under the headline, "Israeli police shot dead two Palestinian civilians" - when, in fact, the Palestinian civilians were terrorists who killed four Jews, (hacking them with axes) and wounded eight others as they prayed the morning service before being killed in a gun battle with police.
 
What Really Happened in Tuesday's Synagogue Massacre (Graphic Images)
har nof israel massacre
"Inside the synagogue some people were wounded by gunshots, others had chopped off limbs caused by a meat cleaver. We have seen things here for the first time - a man goes in with a meat cleaver and starts to attack people and chop off their limbs? That is something new."
 
Thousands Attend Funerals of Synagogue Massacre Victims
har nof israel
The terror victims murdered in Tuesday's attack all held duel US or British citizenship; their funerals draw thousands.

 
Four Dead, Thirteen Injured in Jerusalem Shooting
har nof israel
Four people are dead and thirteen people are injured Tuesday morning, after two Arab terrorists entered a synagogue on Agassi Street in Jerusalem's Har Nof neighborhood bearing guns, axes, and knives.
 
From Radical Jihadist To Canadian Undercover Agent
radical jihad to undercover agent
An exclusive interview with Mubin Shaikh, the mole who infiltrated the Toronto 18.

 
Netanyahu Accuses Abbas Of Incitement In Jerusalem
netanyahu accuses abbas of incitement
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas of incitement as the P.A.'s official media called for a day of rage in Jerusalem.
 
94-Year-Old World War II Hero Dedicates Torah To The IDF
world war 2 hero dedicates torah
First Lieutenant (Reserve, US Army), Dan Nadel received a notable honor Sunday. He was chosen by the International Young Israel Movement (IYIM) to donate a Sefer Torah to an Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) unit in a special ceremony at the base.

 
Yehuda Glick Recalls Assassination Attempt For The First Time
yehuda glick recalls assass. attmpt
Israel's Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau paid a visit to Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick in hospital Monday, as he continues to recover from an assassination attempt last month which left him fighting for his life.
 
Orthodox Jew Stabbed In Antwerp In Attack Seen As Anti-Semitic
jew stabbed in antwerp
An Orthodox Jewish man who was stabbed in the neck in Antwerp in a suspected anti-Semitic attack was released from the hospital.
 
El Al Grounds Veteran Pilots
el al grounds veteran pilots
The Israel Civil Aviation Authority has instructed Israeli airlines to ground dozens of pilots aged between 65 and 67.
 
Secret EU Document Reveals Israel Sanctions Policy
eu secret document
The European Union (EU) has sent a secret document to its 28 member states detailing sanctions to be taken against Israel, if it takes moves the EU feels compromises the creation of an Arab state of 'Palestine' inside Israel.
 
China To Double Investment In Iran
china to double investment in rian
While China's tendency to separate economic ties and political positions means it has been growing relations with Israel even as the EU threatens sanctions, the same is true in other cases - such as Iran, where China reportedly is to double its investment.
 
Israel Denies Anti-Israel Doctor Banned 'For Life'
israel denies antiisrael doctor banned for life
The Israeli foreign ministry confirmed that a Norweigan doctor with a long record as an anti-Israel activist has been banned from entering Israel, but denied reports he was also being blocked from visiting Gaza.
 
Sweden Says No Plans to Open Ramallah Embassy
sweden and palestine
Sweden said Monday it will not open an embassy in Ramallah even though it has officially recognized "the state of Palestine", the first major EU nation to do so.
 
Riots as Arab Bus Driver's "Suicide" Blamed on "Settlers"
An Arab bus driver working for Egged was found hung to death on Sunday night in his bus at the Har Hotzvim industrial zone bus depot in northern Jerusalem, in an apparent suicide that is quickly being portrayed as a "murder" to incite riots.
 
Kansas Gunman "Wanted to Make Damned Sure I Killed Some Jews"
white supremacist miller talks about killing jews
The white supremacist F. Glenn Miller Jr told of his "exhilaration" while carrying out the bloody rampage, but also his surprise and regret at not having managed to kill any Jews.
 
35 Year Old Man Stabbed in Jerusalem
damasvus gate jerusalem
BREAKING NEWS: A 35 year old man was stabbed in suspected terrorist attack.

 
"It is Clear Israel is the Jewish National Homeland"
netanyahu new israel law
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu addressed the controversial Jewish State Law on Sunday, hailing the proposal during his weekly Cabinet meeting.
 
ISIS Beheads One of Their Own, and Hangs Him on Cross
isis beheads man and puts him on cross
The Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group is continuing with its policy of beheading, but this time has executed one of its own members.
 
The PA Adopts Hamas' Religious Belief Presenting Peace with Israel as a Violation of Islam
Statements made showing that the PA agrees with Hamas' religious belief claiming Islamic sanctity over all of the State of Israel.
Statements made showing that the PA agrees with Hamas' religious belief claiming Islamic sanctity over all of the State of Israel.

 
Israel Sends Medical Shipments To Fight Ebola
israel sends medical shipments to fight ebola
Israel has sent medical shipments including mobile clinics to three African countries to help combat the spread of the Ebola virus.
 
Amnesty International's Jewish Problem
amnesty international's jewish prob
The once laudable organization is obsessed with demonizing the Jewish state.
 
Gaza War Caused Explosion of Online Hate Speech in Europe
Summer war between Israel and Hamas generated online anti-Semitic hate speech in several European countries .
Summer war between Israel and Hamas generated online anti-Semitic hate speech in several European countries, report finds.

 
Algae Are More Than Just Sushi
algae more than sushi
With an investment from Britain's Grovepoint, Kibbutz Ketura's Algatech sees endless uses for marine agriculture.

 
Cartoon Glorifies Terrorist Who Attempted To Murder Rabbi Yehuda Glick
cartoon glorifies terrorist
Today, the bi-weekly paper The Capital City, which is distributed with the official Palestinian Authority daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, featured a cartoon portraying Rabbi Yehuda Glick as a snake.
 
ISIS Leader's Releases First Recording Since Targeted Strike
isis puts rumors to rest
ISIS puts to rest rumors that airstrike took out Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi with recording of him threatening more jihad.
 
Police Will Not Restrict Muslim Entry To Temple Mount
police wont restrict muslim entry to mount
Police announced on Thursday evening that, unlike in previous weeks, they will not limit the entry of Muslim worshippers into the Temple Mount on Friday.
 
ISIS And Al-Nusra Front Agree To Work Together
isis and alnusra agree to work together
The leaders of the Islamic State (ISIS) and Syria's Al-Qaeda affiliate, Al-Nusra Front, have agreed on a plan to stop fighting each other and work together against their opponents.

 
Watch: Israelis Abroad Are 'Returning Soon'
israelis abroad returning soon
In response to the "Milky Protest," which called on Israelis to emigrate to Berlin for supposedly lower prices on such commodities as the Israeli Milky pudding, Shlomo Schwartz, an Israeli living in the US, has decided to respond with music.
 
Arab-Israeli Parliament Member Protests Against Israel
parliament member protests against israel
Arab MKs are among the Israeli Arabs readying to protest in Umm Al-Fahm Friday, as frustrations build in the Arab city over the Temple Mount and the shooting of terrorist Hir Alhamdan in Kafr Kana.
 
Spain to Vote on Recognition of "Palestine"
spain vites on palestine
Spain is following in the footsteps of several other European countries, and its parliament plans to hold a vote next week on a resolution to recognize a Palestinian state.
 
Israel Bars U.N. Investigators of Gaza Operation
Israel on Wednesday did not permit the so-called Schabas Commission to enter Israel from Jordan, then announced it would not cooperate with the investigation.
Israel on Wednesday did not permit the so-called Schabas Commission to enter Israel from Jordan, then announced it would not cooperate with the investigation.

 
Israel and Jordan Agreed to Take Steps to "De-Escalate the Situation" in Jerusalem
Talks in Amman Taking Steps to Lower Tensions Between the Israelis and Palestinians
After talks with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Jordan's King Abdullah II, Kerry said "firm commitments" have been made to maintain the status quo at Temple Mount.

 
Arab Extremists Step Up Attacks on Jewish Farmers
Farmers in Israel's north and south under attack recently in several incidents of theft.
Farmers in Israel's north and south have been recently under attack in several incidents of theft.

 
IDF: Soldiers Attacked with Fireworks May Open Fire
idf will allow soldiers to shoot after fireworks
A Legal Advisor for the IDF has given soldiers permission to use live fire against rioters who attack them with fireworks, if the fireworks endanger their lives.

 

 
University Funded by EU, UN, Honors Jerusalem Murderer
al akari terror attack praised by university
Hamas terrorist Ibrahim Al-Akari of the Jerusalem neighborhood Shuafat murdered two Israelis and wounded over 13 others in the capital last Wednesday - four days later, the UN- and EU-funded Al-Quds University in Jerusalem honored him by naming a tournament after him.

 
Watch: First Images from Historic Comet Landing
comet pictures
One day after its historic landing on a comet, the European Space Agency's robot probe Philae has beamed back the first images from its landing site Thursday.
 
Two Stabbing Attacks Thwarted Wednesday Night
stabbings stopped in israel
A 17-year-old Palestinian from Ramallah was arrested late Wednesday night on suspicion of planning to stab a bus driver in Jerusalem.
 
Tel Aviv Supermarkets Allowed To Stay Open On Sabbath
tel aviv supermarkets can stay open on shabbat
Supermarkets in Tel Aviv may remain open on the Sabbath, a municipal court ruled.
 
Youth Hockey Coach Fired For Posting Nazi Propaganda On Facebook
coach fired for posting nazi propaganda
A youth hockey coach in suburban Vancouver was fired for posting Nazi propaganda on social media.
 
Sinai Jihadists Pledge Allegiance To ISIS - Yet Again
sinai jihadist pledge allegiance to isis again
Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis pledges allegiance to ISIS, a week after denying that it had done so.
 
This Is The Woman Who 'Volunteered To Fight ISIS'
woman who volunteere to fight isis
Jill Rosenberg made aliyah in 2006. She was convicted of involvement in a US scam targeting pensioners.
 
Netanyahu: Abbas Is The One Changing Status Quo On Temple Mount
bibi charged abbas with changing status quo on mount
Prime Minister cites PA chief's statement that Jews are 'contaminating' the Temple Mount, in speech to North American Jews.
 
French Convert To Islam With Jewish Father Dies Fighting With ISIS
young muslim dies fighting with isis
A young French Muslim whose father is Jewish died while fighting with jihadists in Syria.
 
Judea-Samaria Residents Say Bus Changes Put Them In Harm's Way
judea sam residents say bus changes put them in harm
Direct lines to Jerusalem hurt more than they help, residents say - forcing them to disembark in hotspots of Arab violence.
 
French Lawmakers To Vote Nov 28 On Recognizing 'Palestine'
french lawmakers vote on recog. palestine as state
French lawmakers will vote on November 28 on a proposal by the Socialist Party urging the government to recognize Palestine as a state, a parliamentary source told AFP Wednesday.
 
Jewish Lynching Survivor Meets the Arab Man Who Rescued Him
jewish lynch survivor saved by arab
Moshe German, 47, who survived an Arab lynching attempt on the Taibe bridge this week, met Majdi Baloum, 37, the man who saved him from the mob. After he expressed his thanks, Baloum replied: "Friend, you and I are the same. If I were in trouble, wouldn't you help me?"
 
Hamas Second-Richest Terror Group Worldwide
hamas world's second richest terror group
ISIS may still be the world's richest terror organizations, Forbes Israel revealed Tuesday - but Hamas is a close second, and most of their money is from foreign aid and NGOs.
 
Netanyahu Cracking Down on Terror Throughout Israel
netanyahu talks about israelis being murdered
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu made a statement on the current security situation in Israel on Tuesday, 24 hours after Palestinian terrorists killed 20 year-old IDF soldier Almog Shiloni and 26 year-old Dalia Lemkos in two separate stabbing attacks.
 
How Many Arabs, Jews Live in Judea-Samaria?
jews and arabs in judea samaria
There is a gap of over one million people in the census data from Judea-Samaria population counts; experts accuse the Palestinian Authority of falsifying and omitting information.
 
Murdered Soldier's Brother: "You Can't Walk Alone in This Country"
almog shiloni murdered in terror attack
Almog's twin brother, Sahar, said Monday that his brother "only wanted to return to his base and was simply stabbed and wounded. This simply cannot go on. You can't walk alone in this country..."
 
Murder Victim Was Injured in a Stabbing 8 Years Ago
dalia lemkos murdered in terror attack
Dalia Lemkos, 26, of Tekoa, identified as the woman murdered in Gush Etzion. Her funeral will take place tomorrow morning at Tekoa.
 
Soldier Stabbed in Tel Aviv Dies of Wounds
almog shiloni murdered in terror attack
Almog Shiloni, the 20-year-old IDF soldier who was critically wounded in a terrorist stabbing attack at the entrance to Tel Aviv's Hahagana train station on Monday, has died of his wounds.
 
Israeli Woman Joins Kurdish Fighters In Iraq
israeli woman joins kurds
An Israeli woman is making world headlines after she joined the Kurdish fighters in Iraq.

 
Shocking Footage Shows Gush Etzion Stabbing Attack
gush stabbing
Shocking footage has emerged showing the moment an Islamic Jihad terrorist launched a murderous attack on a group of civilians waiting at a bus stop outside the town of Alon Shvut in Gush Etzion.
 
Israeli Chief Rabbi Tells Jews To Stay Away From Temple Mount
temple mount
An Israeli chief rabbi urged Jews to stay away from the Temple Mount in order to prevent bloodshed.
 
Haim Saban Slams Obama's Iran Policy, Advises Bombing In Worst Case
saban slams obamas iran policy
Haim Saban, a top Democratic Party donor and backer of Hillary Rodham Clinton, slammed President Obama's Iran strategy and advised Israel to bomb the "living daylights" out of Iran if a nuclear deal with the major powers endangers Israel.
 
UK Jihadi Convicted Of Gay Hate Crimes Blows Himself Up In Iraq
man convicted of hate crimes blows himself up
Kabir Ahmed, 30, a British jihadist who was convicted of anti-gay hate crimes in the United Kingdom, has blown himself up in an Islamic State (ISIS) suicide mission in Iraq, according to social media reports.
 
Jewish Leaders Cry Out For Endangered Yezidis
jewish leaders cry out for yezidis
"Never Again" applies not only to Jews, Jewish leaders are beginning to declare, but also to the ISIS-besieged Yezidis in Iraq and northern Syria.
 
IDF Apprehends Two Weapons-Smuggling Boats On Gaza Coast
idf apprehends two boats
Gaza's "marine intifada" has escalated further, AFP reports Monday, after the Israeli navy apprehended six fishermen who were smuggling weapons into Gaza from Egypt.
 
5 Nuclear Engineers Killed In Syria
5 nuclear engineers killed in syria
Unknown assailants killed five nuclear engineers on Sunday while they were on a bus just north of Damascus near the research center where they worked, AFP reported on Sunday.
 
Roadside Explosive Found North Of Jerusalem
explosive found north of jerusalem
IDF locates bomb during drill between Psagot and Beit El in Samaria just north of the capital.
 
Netanyahu: Terrorists Welcome To Leave Israel
bibi says terrorists can leave israel
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has issued an official response to Monday's stabbing attack on an IDF soldier in Tel Aviv, stating at a Likud faction meeting that he will not let terrorists succeed.
 
Breaking: 26 Year-Old Murdered at Gush Etzion Junction
checkpoint
A seventeen-year-old girl was stabbed to death at a hitchhiking station in Gush Etzion. Others have been injured.
 
Jewish Driver "Lucky to be Alive" After Attempted Arab Lynch
jerusalem attempted lynch
A day of widespread violence by Israeli Arabs was capped Sunday night by a serious incident at the Arab town of Taibeh in central Israel.
 
Firebomb on Kosher Eatery in Paris
paris kosher eatery bombed
A firebomb was thrown at a kosher Jewish restaurant in the 17th district of Paris at week's end. Several minutes earlier, some young Muslims who walked by the restaurant threatened the diners inside and called them "dirty Jews."
 
Baby Among Several Wounded in Arab Rock Attacks
kid injured in rock attacks
A three-year-old boy was among several Israelis injured Saturday evening in a string of rock attacks by Arabs.
 
Hamas Forms "Popular Army" to "Liberate Palestine"
al qassam brigade starts army against israel
Hamas announced the creation of a "popular army"in Gaza on Friday, AFP reports, saying it was ready for any future conflict with Israel, particularly over the Al-Aqsa mosque compound.
 
"Car Intifada" In Jerusalem?
car intifada in jerus.?
"Object! Even with your car," reads one of several cartoons posted in social media praising this week's attack in Jerusalem in which a Palestinian drove his car into a group of policemen waiting at a bus station.

 
Abbas' Advisors Denounce Volence But Praise Murderous Terrorists
abbas advisors praise terrorists
As Palestinians continue to carry out terror attacks in Jerusalem two of Abbas' advisors are sending contradictory messages to the Palestinian public. One denounces violence while the other praises murder.
 
Egypt Gets Israel's OK For More Sinai Troops To Fight Islamists
israel authorizes egypt to send in troops
Israel has authorized Egypt to deploy two more infantry battalions in the Sinai Peninsula to fight Islamist terrorists.
 
Hillel Delivers Security Manuals To Campuses
hillel delivers sec manuals to campuses
Jewish student organizations are distributing a manual for college students on how to identify and prevent security threats.
 
'Palestine' Entry Pulled From French Firm's Websites That Omitted Israel
tefal removed references to palestine from websites
The French kitchenware maker Tefal removed references to "Palestine" from three of its websites following earlier complaints over Israel's omission from them.
 
Peace Partner? Abbas's Fatah Demands More Car Terror Attacks
fatah demands more terror attacks
'Moderate' Fatah issues spate of cartoons and images calling for more terrorism against Jews; 'run over the foreign settler!'
 
Jerusalem Bomber On Trial In US For Immigration Fraud
jerus bomber on trial in us for fraud
In Detroit on Wednesday the immigration fraud trial began for Rasmieh Odeh, a Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terrorist who spent ten years in an Israeli jail for lethal bomb attacks before becoming a US citizen in 2004.
 
Britain, Germany Condemn Terrorist Attacks
britian, germany condemn terrorist attacks
Britain and Germany condemn Wednesday's terrorist attacks but also urge both sides to restore calm.
 
White House Won't Comment On Obama Letter To Khamenei
white house wont comment on obama letter
White House spokesman says policy toward Iran remains unchanged, refuses to address report that Obama wrote to Khamenei.
 
Joining ISIS From Seaside Resorts On Cruise Ships
joining isis from cruise ships
If you're on your way to Syria or Iraq to wage jihad Islamic holy war for the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist organization, why not do it in style in a cruise ship?
 
North Korea's 'God' From The Eyes Of A Bodyguard
n koreas god from eyes of bodyguard
An interview with Lee Young-Guk, a bodyguard for ten years to the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il, provides a rare look into the brainwashing and fear surrounding the dictator revered as a god - and indicates current leader Kim Jong-Un may be even worse.

 
Half Of Arabs Say Jerusalem Clashes Mean War
half of arabs say clashes mean war
A new poll released on Thursday and conducted from October 15-28 among the Arab population in eastern Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and Gaza reveals half anticipate the current tensions in Jerusalem will lead to a war with Israel.
 
Fatah Homes In Gaza Bombed Ahead Of Arafat Rally
fatah homes bombed
A series of explosions were heard overnight in Gaza, Palestinian Arab media said Friday - allegedly at the homes of senior Fatah representatives in the Hamas-controlled region.
 
Netanyahu Assures EU: No Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount
terror in gush etzion israel
Prime Minister Netanyahu meets EU foreign affairs chief, to explain that 'Jews pray at the Western Wall, Muslims pray on the Mount'; says "Jerusalem is not a settlement."
 
Teen Wounded in Hamas Car Attack Dies
teen killed in jerusalem car attack
The 17-year-old grandson of a Shas Council of Torah Sages rabbi has become the second fatality from the Jerusalem car attack that took place on Wednesday.
 
Hidden in a 74-Year-Old Newsreel of Palestine - Exciting Photos
palestine pictures
Historians will have a field day.
 
Arab Knesset Member Urges Belgian Parliament to Sanction Israel
ahmed tibi calls israel racist
Radical Arab Knesset member pushes for "Palestine" recognition in London last month, now in Belgium he agitates against "racist extremist Israel."

 
Netanyahu Promises Abdullah: No Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount
terror in gush etzion israel
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu apparently is very intent on forbidding Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount - the holiest site in Judaism. On Thursday, he called Jordanian King Abdullah II to stress again that the discriminatory "status quo" on the site will be kept.
 
Can You Hear it? The UN's Deafening Silence
terror in gush etzion israel
UN officials and heads of state have been remarkably quick to condemn Israeli building plans in Jerusalem, but Palestinian incitement and violent attacks which have killed Israelis have elicited little more than bland calls for calm.
 
Breaking: Palestinian Driver Hits Soldiers in Gush Etzion
terror in gush etzion israel
Three IDF soldiers were injured in a second terror attack on Wednesday - this time, in an attempt to run over soldiers in Gush Etzion.
 
Abbas' Paper Tells Children And Adults To Use Violence
abbas' paper
Two cartoons in Abbas' official Palestinian Authority daily encourage Palestinians to throw stones at Israelis.
 
Jihadi Domesticity
jihadi domesticity
IS's aggressive recruitment efforts have had a strong social media presence, and some of that has always been catering specifically to young women.
 
American Tourist Wearing Star Of David Attacked In Cologne
tourist wearing star of david attacked
An American tourist was robbed and called a "Jewish bastard" by youths after he asked them for directions in the Cologne train station.
 
What Do US Election Results Mean For US-Israel Relations?
what do us election results menan for us israel relations
The Republican party has won command of the Senate for the first time since 2007, sweeping control of the Congress.
 
Iran Denies Agreeing To Ship Uranium To Russia
iran denies agreeing to ship uranium
NYT: It is 'critical to remove from Iran much of the 28,000 pounds of uranium that the IAEA estimated it had produced.'
 
Jordan Withdraws Ambassador To Israel Over Temple Mount
jordan withdrow ambassador
Jordan has withdrawn its ambassador to Israel, citing clashes on the Temple Mount.

 
One Dead In Jerusalem Car Terror Attack
jerus car attack
One person has been killed and at least 13 wounded in Jerusalem, when a terrorist drove his vehicle into a crowd of pedestrians at the Shimon Hatzadik train station.
 
Lisbon Jews Demand Protection After 'Ebola' Desecration
lisbon jews demand protection
The Lisbon Jewish community is demanding extra protection and quick police action to find the perpetrators of what they said was a hate crime, when unknown vandals drew the world "ebola" on a memorial to martyred victims of a massacre in Portugal in 1506.
 
Hamas Leaders Full Of Praise For Jerusalem Car Terror Attack
hamas leaders full of praise for car attack
Hamas hailed Wednesday's deadly car attack in Jerusalem by one of its members, calling it "the natural response to the crimes of the (Israeli) occupation".
 
Temple Mount Closed Following Palestinian Rioting, Later Reopened
temple mount closed
The Temple Mount was closed to visitors following rioting by Palestinians there but was reopened later in the day.
 
Lee Zeldin Becomes Congress' Sole Jewish Republican As GOP Retakes Senate
sole jewish republican
Results late Tuesday showed Republicans winning control of the United States Senate as well as wins for fresh faces with close Jewish and pro-Israel ties.
 
Netanyahu Vows: We Will Win The Struggle For Jerusalem
bibi nows to win struggle for jerusalem
After another Israeli was killed in a terror attack Wednesday, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu slams PA chief Mahmoud Abbas.
 
Navy SEAL who Shot Bin Laden Steps Forward
us navy seal who killed bin laden
SEAL leadership condemns an upcoming TV special in which former Red Squadron Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill is expected to take credit for the assassination of Al Qaeda leader, Osama Bin Laden.
 
Where Rock Music and Holocaust Survival Meet
holocaust meets rock and roll
The daughter of Holocaust survivors wins the Prix Medicis literary award for a novel inspired by a chat with Jimi Hendrix and other soon-to-die stars.
 
The BDS Campaign of Lies: Shop Israeli
bds
The lies of the BDS campaign against Israel of being an "apartheid state" seemed so far from reality that it would have been laughable if it hadn't already gained such much acceptance seemingly all around me.
 
Fifty Bnei Menashe Make Aliyah from India to Israel
bnei menashe israel
Fifty Bnei Menashe immigrants made Aliyah from India to Israel on Tuesday, bringing the total number of community members to make Aliyah in 2014 to 500 - the most ever.
 
Abbas Warns Jews Against Visiting Temple Mount
temple mount
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Monday once again warned Jews against ascending the Temple Mount, saying such action violates "Muslim feelings."
 
Israel Greenlights Coca Cola Factory in Gaza
coca cola factory gaza
Construction of a Coca Cola factory in Gaza is set to begin this week after being green-lighted by Israel's defense establishment.
 
Netanyahu Holds Secret Meeting With Abdullah Over Temple Mount
secret meeing with abdullah over mount
Kuwaiti newspaper Al Jarida reported Monday morning that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu held a secret meeting with Jordan's King Abdullah II on Saturday, in the Jordanian capital of Amman.
 
Heavy Floods Close Streets In Central Israel
heavy floods close streets
Major flooding hit several Merkaz (Central) region towns on Monday, after an unusual deluge of rainfall buckled some roads and swallowed cars on others.
 
Iran: We Aim To Destroy US Navy Forces In Gulf
iran says aim to destroy us forces in gulf
While negotiations on a compromise on Iran's nuclear projects proceed apace between Washington and Tehran, the Iranians have bellicosely declared that the US must "get out" of the Persian Gulf.
 
Canadian Planes Launch First Airstrikes On ISIS
canadian planes launch strikes on is
Canadian warplanes involved in the American-led bombing campaign against the Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq on Sunday launched the first airstrike since deploying to the region, the Canadian Press reported.
 
Haaretz Stands By Its Explosive Bibi Cartoon
haaretz stands by explosive bibi cartoon
Haaretz, often described as Israel's New York Times, didn't do itself any favors Thursday when it published this cartoon featuring Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu flying a plane into the World Trade Center:
 
Kerry Calls Netanyahu, Apologizes For Anonymous 'Chickenshit' Remark
kerry apologizes for chickenshit remark to bibi
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in a phone call to Benjamin Netanyahu apologized for a U.S. official's anonymous attack describing the Israeli prime minister as "chickenshit."
 
Jewels Held For Safekeeping Returned To Heir Of Deported Jews
jewels returned to heirs of deported jews
Jewels were returned to the descendant of a Jewish couple who had given them to neighbors for safekeeping before being deported by the Nazis.
 
Venezuela Sends Humanitarian Aid To Gaza
venezuela sends aid to gaza
Venezuela sent 10 tons of humanitarian aid and medical equipment for Gaza on Sunday, the Palestinian Authority's (PA) embassy in Caracas said in a statement quoted by the Ma'an news agency.
 
Egyptian Minister: 'Zionists' Sponsor Atheism And Homosexuality
egypts minister: zionists sponser homosexuality
Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa, Egypt's minister of religious endowment, recently claimed that the "Zionists" sponsor and support atheism and homosexuality in an effort to undermine the stability of the region.
 
Hamas Leader's Sister Hospitalized In Israel
hamas leaders sister hospitalized in israel
Israel's Coordination and Liaison Administration for Gaza on Monday confirmed that senior Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouk's 60-year-old sister has been allowed into Israel for cancer treatment, reports Walla!.
 
Shiite Muslim Leader Shot By ISIS Supporters In Sydney
shiite leader shot by isis supporters
Rasoul Al-Musawi, 47, a Shiite Muslim community leader in Sydney, Australia, was shot Monday in a drive-by attack believed to have been committed by Islamic State (ISIS) supporters.
 
US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel
iron dome purchased by usa
Having seen the Iron Dome system proven in war, the US now is considering deploying it to defend military establishments and US soldiers around the world.
 
US Supreme Court to Decide "Jerusalem, Israel" Passport Case
supreme court to decide jerusalem fate
The US Supreme Court is about to decide Monday in the Zivitofsky vs. Hillary Clinton case, that involves a demand by a US citizen to have his birthplace denoted as “Jerusalem, Israel” on his passport.
 
"Gaza War Number Four is Just a Matter of Time"
hamas gaza
Eshkol Regional head says that the rocket that landed in the region on Friday is sign of coming rockets on Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, as effects of operation slip away.
 
Museum's Novel Plan To Buy Back Nazi-Looted Painting
museums plan to buy back nazi looted painting
A museum in Germany has come up with a novel plan to buy back a painting stolen from a Jewish collector during the Nazi era.
 
Battle On The Mount: 3000 More Officers Deployed To Jerusalem
more officers deployed to jerusalem
About 3,000 police and Border Patrol officers were deployed to Jerusalem starting early Thursday morning, with most being placed in eastern parts of the city that seen seen most of the violence in past weeks, over concerns that Arab riots will continue to rage in the capital.
 
U.S. Nuclear Negotiator Suggests Iran Deal Could Be Close At Hand
iran deal could be close at hand
Is the Obama administration preparing the ground for an Iran nuclear deal - one in which both sides can claim victory?
 
Abbas Admits PA Sent Terrorists To Kill Israelis
abbas admits pa sent terrorists to kill israelis
Historically important video: Abbas admits PA sent terrorists to kill Israelis

 
UN Report: 15,000 Foreign Jihadists Have Joined ISIS
15,000 foreign jihadists have joined isis
A special new report compiled by United Nations (UN) Security Council shows that more than 15,000 foreign nationals have crossed the borders into Syria and Iraq to join the ranks of the brutal Islamic State terrorist organization.
 
Orthodox Service Raises Storm Calling Women To Torah
orthodox service calls women to torah
An Orthodox Jewish minyan (prayer quorum of ten men) in Shoham, located just east of Ben Gurion International Airport, has raised controversy by allowing women to be called to and read from the Torah starting this Shabbat.
 
MK In France: 'We Have A Moral Responsibility Toward All Jews'
promoting immigration to france
A coalition from Israel arrived in France Thursday for an Aliyah Weekend event to promote Jewish immigration to Israel, which has been on the rise spurred on by rising anti-Semitism in France.
 
'The Danger Is Decreasing, Yehuda Glick Will Recover'
glick will recover
Doctors at the Shaare Tzedek Hospital in Jerusalem on Friday updated Arutz Sheva about the status of Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick, who was shot by an Arab terrorist in the capital on Wednesday night.
 
Jordan Threatens To Revoke Peace Treaty Over Temple Mount
jordan threatens to revoke peace treaty
Jordan's government has threatened to revoke its 1994 peace treaty with Israel after the Temple Mount was temporarily closed to both Jews and Muslims on Thursday, in an attempt to calm tensions after an Arab terrorist shot Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
 
U.S. Bans Its Officials From Old City On Friday
us bans officials from old city
U.S. government officials are banned from entering Jerusalem's Old City on Friday.
 
Arab Rioters Vow: "It's an Intifada, We Won't Be Stopped"
arab riots jerusalem
What is going on in the head of a young Arab rioter engaged in the "silent intifada" of terror attacks against Jews in Jerusalem?
 
Peru Foils Hezbollah Terror Attack on Israelis
peru hezbollah attempt
Over the past several days a Hezbollah terrorist attempted to murder Israelis in Peru only to have his plots foiled by local authorities.
 
SodaStream to Shut West Bank Factory
soda stream scarlett johansson
The Israeli firm SodaStream, which has been a target of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, is closing its West Bank factory. There are currently about 1,100 employees in the factory, including 850 who are Arab-Israelis or Palestinians.
 
Sweden Officially Recognizes "State of Palestine"
sweden and palestine
Stockholm insists that the Hamas-Palestinian Authority government "fulfills criteria for international law" in declaration - despite the fact that Hamas blacklist as a terror group.
 
Prime Suspect in Shooting of Temple Mount Activist Eliminated
arab ambush in jerus-second time
Security forces killed an Islamic Jihad terrorist, 32 year-old Mu'taz Hijazi of Abu Tor in East Jerusalem, on Thursday morning, suspicion that he was involved in the shooting of Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick.
 
Temple Mount Advocate Yehuda Glick Shot in Jerusalem
arab ambush in jerus-second time
Yehuda Gilck, a leading advocate for Jewish rights on the Temple Mount, has been very seriously wounded after being shot in Jerusalem on Wednesday night.
 
News Photographers Hit By Israeli Rubber Bullets During Palestinian Riot
news phot.'s hit by rubber bullets during pal riots
Two news photographers were hit by rubber-coated bullets fired by an Israeli border policeman during Palestinian rioting.
 
Twice In Three Days: Arab Ambush At Jerusalem District Court
arab ambush in jerus-second time
After family car with seven kids on board assaulted Monday, another Jewish car damaged on same street near court building.
 
Ambassadors Warn US-Israel Ties Are On The Brink Of Collapse
us israel ties on brink of collapse
Israeli ambassadors and US source reveal Netanyahu-Obama 'loathing' has led 'gloves to not only be removed - but thrown in the trash.'
 
IDF Northern Commander: 'Hezbollah Likely Has Terror Tunnels'
hezbollah prob has terror tunnels
A senior IDF commander on Wednesday acknowledged to Galei Tzahal (IDF Radio) that the Iran-proxy terror group Hezbollah in Lebanon has likely dug terror tunnels into Israel.
 
Entire High School Class Under Investigation For Neo-Nazism
high school class under invest. for nazism
An entire German high school class is being investigated by authorities, the Daily Mail reports Wednesday, after the 29 ninth-graders were found to have been communicating to each other in Nazi slogans on a regular basis.

 
Netanyahu: White House Attacks Come Because 'I Am Defending Israel'
white house attacks come b/c he is defending israel
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he was attacked by an anonymous Obama administration official for "defending the State of Israel."
 
PA TV Broadcasts 19 Times In 3 Days Abbas' implicit Call For Violence In Jerusalem
abbas' call for violence in jerusalem
In the same week, hundreds of Arabs rioted and a terrorist killed a baby and a young woman.
 
Bipartisan Bill Would End Benefits To Nazi War Criminals
bill to end benefits to nazi criminals
A bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would cut off Nazi war criminals from U.S. benefits.
 
U.S. Spy Agencies Hired At Least 1,000 Nazis, New Book Alleges
us spy agencies hired ex nazis
U.S. spy agencies hired at least 1,000 ex-Nazis during the Cold War, a new book reports.
 
Officials Reveal US Is Cozying Up To Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas
us cozying up to iran, hezbollah, hamas
US and Arab officials reveal Obama administration's about-face, including backdoor communication and intelligence cooperation.

 
Top 10% Make 8.5% More Than Bottom 10%, Numbers Show
suveillance balloons in jerusalem
Israel's poor are not getting ahead -but they are not falling behind, either.
 
Jerusalem Launches Surveillance Balloons to Fight Terror
suveillance balloons in jerusalem
The Jerusalem Municipality last week launched an aerial surveillance unit to aid the police and enforcement officials in their struggle against Arab violence.
 
Israeli Fight Against Ebola Hits High Seas
haifa port ebola
Ports in Haifa and Ashdod will now screen all arriving passengers for signs of the Ebola virus, including vomiting, diarrhea, bleeding, or fever above 38 C (100.4 F).
 
Israel: UN Must Declare Hamas a Terror Organization
hamas un organization for terror
The Israeli Mission commented that, "Surprisingly, to date the UN has not officially recognized any organization in the world as a terrorist organization."
 
Thousands Attend Funeral Of Palestinian-American Teen
funeral of pal boy
Thousands of mourners attended the funeral of a Palestinian boy with American citizenship who was killed by Israel Defense Forces soldiers.
 
Watch: ISIS Video Targets Older Recruits For Patrol Duty
isis video targets older recruits
Islamic State (ISIS) has expanded its audience, footage posted last week reveals - this time, targeting older men.
 
Spanish Socialist Party To Submit Motion Recognizing 'Palestine'
spain socialist party to recognize pal. state
Spain's Socialist party announced a new motion to recognize Palestinian statehood.
 
NY Times Cited For Biased Coverage Of Infant's Terror Murder
ny times biased coverage of infant murder
The CAMERA media watchdog group has mounted a frontal assault on a New York Times article yet again - this time regarding biased coverage of the Palestinian terror attack in which an infant was killed.

 
Report: Netanyahu Unfreezes Judea And Samaria Construction
bibi unfreezes judea and samaria
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has decided to end the de facto building freeze in Judea and Samaria and intends to approve thousands of new housing units and roads at a cost of millions of shekels, reported Channel 2 Sunday.
 
Abbas To Obama: Stop 'Israeli Escalation' In Jerusalem
abbas and obama
Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday sent an urgent message to U.S. President Barack Obama, asking that he intervene to stop the tensions in Jerusalem.

 
Israel And EU To Discuss Terror Against Jews
israel and eu to discuss terror against jews
For the first time, Israel's Foreign Ministry is set to discuss, with representatives of the European Union (EU), the jihadist terror threat against Jewish communities in Europe.
 
Watch: Israeli Aid Reaches Kurdish Refugees In Iraq
israeli aid
IsraAID, the first Israeli aid agency to take part in relief efforts for Kurdish refugees in northern Iraq, is set to continue its work helping victims of the brutal Islamic State (ISIS) organization.
 
In Pictures: From Hezbollah Terrorist To Israeli Rabbi
frmo hezbollah to rabbi
It may be hard to believe, but Rabbi Avraham Sinai's journey to the holy city of Tzfat in northern Israel, where he lives today with his family, included a prolonged stint as a Hezbollah terrorist.
 
Is The Obama Building Freeze Over?
is obama building freeze over?
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has given the green light for construction of about 1,000 new housing units in Jerusalem.
 
Jerusalem Terrorist's Mother: "Praise Allah He's a Martyr"
terrorist who killed baby called martyr by his mother
The mother of Abdelrahman Shaludi, the Hamas terrorist who last Wednesday murdered three-month-old Chaya Zisel Braun and 22-year-old Karen Mosquera with his car in Jerusalem, is a "martyr" according to his mother.
 
Jerusalem Went from 200 to 5,000 Monthly Attacks
israel opposes dividing jerusalem
"Protective Edge began - and we jumped from 200 events to 5,000 events. Throwing rocks on cars is life-threatening, as is throwing firebombs at the homes of Jews who live in Arab neighborhoods. There is a huge mass of disturbances."

 
Woman Injured in Jerusalem Car-Terror Attack Dies of Her Wounds
karen yemima killed in jerusalem
Karen Yemima Muskara, 22, died on Sunday, four days after she was mortally wounded when a terrorist plowed into a Jerusalem crowd with his car Wednesday, killing a baby and wounding others.
 
South Africa: Pig's Head Placed in Kosher Section of Supermarket
pig head at woolworth
The Congress of South African Students provoked anger on social media on the weekend when its members decided to protest Israel's actions in Gaza by placing the heads of pigs in the kosher section of Woolworths stores.
 
Palestinian Teen Shot And Killed While Trying To Throw Firebombs
pal teen shot and killed
Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian Arab teenager Friday during clashes with rock-throwing protesters near Ramallah, Palestinian medical officials and security sources told AFP.

 
Israeli Aid Fighting Ebola Spread
israel aid fighting ebola
Israeli expertise is working to prevent the spread of the deadly virus in Africa.

 
PA TV Host: "What Israel? It's Our land"
pa tv host: what israel?
A Palestinian Authority TV children's program taught Palestinian youth to deny Israel's right to exist and to anticipate Israel's destruction.
 
Dutch Mayor Likens Jihadis To Jews Who Left For Pre-State Israel
dutch mayor likens jihadis to jews
A Dutch mayor said Holland should not prevent Islamists from leaving for Syria just as it let Jews immigrate to pre-state Israel.
 
Report: ISIS Used Chemical Weapons Against Iraqi Forces
isis used chemical weapons?
The US is investigating reports that terror group Islamic State (ISIS) used chemical weapons against the Iraqi military.
 
Two Israeli Women Among Nepal Bus Crash Deaths
nepal bus crash
A bus traveling from Kathmandu to Langtang has fallen off a cliff and into a ravine in the Himalayas, Nepalese sources told Arutz Sheva on Friday morning.
 
Cairo Talks On Monday Despite Hamas Terror Attack In Jerusalem
cairo talks on monday despite terror attack
Despite the attack by a Hamas terrorist in Jerusalem on Wednesday that murdered a three-month-old baby and wounded eight others, indirect negotiations between the terror group and Israel apparently are to restart next Monday.

 
Breaking: Bus Accident in Nepal, 10 Reported Dead
nepal crash
Bus falls from cliff in latest tragedy in the Himalayas; authorities rush to see if 4 Israelis may be on board.
 
Netanyahu Vows "Harshest Response" to Future Terror
netanyahu speaks out after baby's murder
After the terror attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday by Hamas member Abdelrahman Shaludi that killed a baby, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday vowed that future attacks will feel the "harshest response."
 
Heartbreaking: Last Picture of Baby Terror Victim
infant killed in jerusalem
This is the last picture taken of Chaya Zisel Braun, the three-month-old baby girl murdered last night when an Arab terrorist drove his car into a crowd of people at a Jerusalem Light Rail station.
 
Canadian Jewish Institutions Ramp Up Security Following Jihadist Incidents
shooting in canada
Canadian Jewish institutions are stepping up security after the murder of two Canadian soldiers by homegrown pro-jihadist terrorists.
 
Palestinian Official: Jerusalem Terrorist is "Heroic Martyr"
Abbas
A senior aid to Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas applauded the murder of a three-month-old Israeli girl in last night's Jerusalem terrorist attack, and hailed her killer as a "hero."
 
Baby Murdered in Jerusalem Laid to Rest
infant killed in jerusalem
Chaya Zisel Braun, who was murdered in the terrorist attack in Jerusalem on Wednesday, was laid to rest on Wednesday night.
 
After Infant's Murder, Arabs Attack Jerusalem Kindergarten
infant killed in jerusalem
A day after the tragic attack in Jerusalem, resulting in the death of an infant girl, assaults against Jewish targets by Arab extremists continue.
 
Netanyahu Reportedly Withdraws Support For Conversion Bill
bibi withdraws support for conversion bill
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly has withdrawn his support for a bill that would allow local rabbis to oversee conversions.
 
NBC Photographer With Jewish Roots Recovers From Ebola
photo. recovers from ebola
NBC photographer Ashoka Mukpo is free of the Ebola virus and will leave the hospital.
 
Monica Joins Twitter. Should We Listen?
monica joins twitter
Monica Lewinsky has come full circle. The Jewish woman who, with some justice, described herself as "the first person to have their reputation completely destroyed worldwide via the Internet" returned to the cybersphere on Monday with a Twitter account.
 
Op-Ed: What The Freundel Scandal Says About Orthodoxy
what freundel scandal says about orthodoxy
Did Rabbi Barry Freundel's position of power - and the culture surrounding it - contribute to the acts of which he stands accused?
 
One In Seven Israelis Feels Poor
one in seven israelis feels poor
725.3 thousand people in Israel define themselves as poor: 29% of Israeli Arabs and 12% of Israeli Jews.
 
Is This How Canaanite Worship Looked During Joshua's Conquest?
is this how canaanite worship looked?
A 3,300-year-old building where pagan rituals took place has been found at the Tel Burna site by Dr. Itzhaq Shai, head of the Institute of Archaeology at Ariel University in Samaria.
 
Details Emerge On 'Comprehensive Plan' To Make Jerusalem Safer
plan to make jerusalem safer
Jerusalem District Police Commander, Major General Moshe Edri, presented a comprehensive plan to quell Jerusalem's "silent intifada" on Wednesday - one day after declaring intent to form a new task force to combat the violence.
 
Who Are The Jews Of Silwan, And Why Are They There?
jews of silwan ...who are they?
"Silwan" has hit the headlines time and time again, as dozens of Jewish families have moved in to this predominantly Arab neighborhood despite the violent opposition of many of their Arab neighbors to the presence of Jews there.

 
Israel, Australia Sign Visa Deal
israel and australia sign visa deal
More Israelis will be able to go to Australia to visit or work, after a new agreement between the two countries was signed Wednesday.

 
Two Soldiers Wounded in Terror Attack Along Egyptian Border
israel egypt idf soldiers
Two IDF infantry soldiers of the Caracal Battalion were wounded when terrorists opened fire on the vehicle they were traveling in during a routine patrol, along the border with Egypt.
 
Three Denver Teen Girls Nabbed Joining ISIS "For Islam"
isis teenagers
The global recruitment pull of the brutal Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group continues to surprise, as three American teenage girls from a suburb of Denver were stopped in Germany on their way to join ISIS in Syria, US officials revealed Tuesday.
 
Jordan Pressing Israel not to Allow Jewish Temple Mount Prayer
abdullah and abbas
Jordan's King Abdullah II is pressing Israel not to pass a bill allowing Jews to exercise their religious rights and pray on the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism, a senior official of the Hashemite kingdom revealed on Tuesday.
 
Watch: US Weapons Airdrop Falls into ISIS Hands
grenades
That aid went horribly wrong on Monday, when the drop of hand grenades, ammunition and rocket-propelled grenade launchers and other goods fell right into the waiting hands of none other than ISIS. The group documented the drop in a video.
 
"Tremendously Important" 2,000 Year Old Find in Jerusalem
jerusalem historic latin find
The Israel Antiquities Authority announces a rare find of "tremendous historical significance." A fragment of a stone engraved with an official Latin inscription dedicated to the Roman emperor Hadrian is among "the most important Latin inscriptions ever discovered in Jerusalem."
 
White House: Nazis Shouldn't Receive Social Security
german neo nazis
Former Nazis should not be collecting Social Security benefits, the White House declared on Monday, a day after an Associated Press investigation revealed that millions of dollars have been paid to war crimes suspects and former SS guards.
 
After War, Veteran AP Reporter In Gaza Says Enough And Moves To Malaysia
reporter in gaza moves to malaysia
Ibrahim Barzak spent his childhood counting the days to weekends, when he would travel with his father to see friends in Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Ashdod and Jerusalem.
 
Anti-Semitic Jobbik Party Gains Power; Hungarian Jews Frantic
jobbik gains power
The Jewish community of Hungary has expressed great concern in recent days, following the results of local elections, where far-right party Jobbik has become the second largest party in Hungary, after winning control of fourteen cities and towns.
 
'She Flew Jets, Rode Motorbikes - But Died On A Hike'
tamar ariel dies in avalanche
Anat Ariel, whose daughter, Captain Tamar Ariel z"l, was killed in an avalanche in Nepal's Annapurna Ridge last week, said that she had not worried when Tamar went on the trip, because she knew her daughter was a very responsible person.
 
Israel To Sell Gas To Egypt
israel to seel gas to egypt
Officials behind the Tamar gas field on Sunday signed a memorandum of understanding to supply Egypt with Israeli gas.
 
World Ignores as Hamas Boasts Of Continued Tunnel-Digging
hamas boasts of more tunnel digging
The destruction of the widespread Hamas tunnel network was considered a major Israeli achievement of the recent war in Gaza, but the Hamas weekly newspaper Al-Risalah reports that Hamas continues digging tunnels from Gaza into Israel.
 
Israeli-Arab Doctor Killed Fighting For ISIS
doctor killed for isis
A doctor who worked as a resident at a hospital in southern Israel was killed while fighting for ISIS.
 
Rabbi In Voyeurism Case Seen As Distant And - Until Now - Morally Strict
 scandal and rabbi, mikvahs
The arrest of Rabbi Barry Freundel marks a startling turn in the career of a rabbi known as a national leader in establishing precepts for conversion and as a strict moralist, who just last month railed against the corrosive effect of pornography on marriages.
 
Body Of Fourth Israeli Tourist Found In Nepal
body of fourth israeli tourist found in nepal
The body of a fourth Israeli killed in last week's deadly avalanche in Nepal has been identified by search and rescue teams.
 
Thousands Rally Against Anti-Semitism In Manchester, UK
rally against antisemitism in manchester
Some 2,500 people attended a rally against anti-Semitism in the English city of Manchester Sunday, as British Jews remain concerned over a spike in anti-Jewish hate crimes in the UK.

 
Jenin, Shechem Palestinians to Visit Southern Israel Towns
israel home damages
A delegation of Palestinian Arabs from Jenin and Shechem (Nablus) will be visiting Gaza Belt communities on Monday, ostensibly in the name of peace.
 
Daughter of Hamas' Haniyeh Treated at Israeli Hospital
hamas leader steps down
A daughter of Gazan Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh was treated this month at a Tel Aviv hospital, receiving emergency treatment at Ichilov Hospital.
 
Shocking: Muslims Daub Swastika on Temple Mount
swastika on temple mount
On Sunday morning, Jewish visitors to the Temple Mount - the holiest site in Judaism - were appalled to find that Muslim worshipers had daubed anti-Semitic graffiti equating the Jewish Star of David to the Nazi swastika.
 
Majority of Israelis Oppose Dividing Jerusalem
israel opposes dividing jerusalem
New survey reveals: 74.3% of Israelis oppose a Palestinian state within '67 borders, 76.2% oppose dividing Jerusalem, and 74.9% oppose Jordan Valley withdrawal.
 
Abbas Calls Jews Visiting Temple Mount "Herd of Cattle"
Abbas
Palestinian Authority Chairman called Jews visiting the Temple Mount a "herd of cattle" on Saturday, less than 24 hours after he incited violence against Jews visiting Judaism's holiest site and called to prevent their access "by all means."
 
Watch: Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin
several jewish converts fighting for isis
British, French, German nationals threaten to plant ISIS flag "on the White House," and call world leaders "liars" and "swine.
 
ISIS in Jets for First Time, US Reportedly Trains Rebel Pilots
us isis
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights revealed on Friday that the brutal Islamic State (ISIS) terror group has begun training pilots on three captured fighter jets, relying on the knowledge of Iraqi pilots who have joined the group.

 
Israel Holds Drill to Prepare Against Ebola Epidemic
ebola in israel
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu held an evaluation on Thursday evening to check state agencies' preparedness for the Ebola epidemic currently spreading around the globe.
 
U.S. Anti-ISIS Campaign is 'Operation Inherent Resolve'
us isis
The U.S.-led military mission against the "Islamic State" (ISIS) now has a name - Operation Inherent Resolve.
 
3 Israeli Hikers Among 16 Dead in Nepal Avalanche
rescue in nepal
At least 16 hikers were killed in an avalanche in Nepal on Tuesday, in a natural disaster that claimed the life of three Israeli tourists along with three Polish tourists, a Vietnamese and nine Nepalese guides.
 
How a Jewish French Girl Joined ISIS, Tried to Blow up Parents
jewish girl joins isis
A center against Islamic cults reveals how a girl from a religious Jewish family turned into an anti-Semitic Islamic extremist bent on jihad in Syria, who tried to blow up her parents' shop for jihad.
 
French Official: Several Jewish Converts Fighting For ISIS
several jewish converts fighting for isis
More than one Jewish convert to Islam has joined the Islamic State (ISIS) terror group in Syria, a French official revealed Monday - days after a French Jewish teenager was reported to be working for the Islamist extremist organization.
 
Ban Says Gaza Ruin 'Beyond Description'
ban says gaza ruin beyond desription
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon visited Gaza on Tuesday, where he lamented the "serious destruction" in the Hamas-controlled region which he said was worse than what happened in Operation Cast Lead in 2009.
 
8,400 Cases Of Ebola Worldwide Thus Far
un employee dies of ebola
A UN worker infected with Ebola has died in a Liepzig hospital Tuesday, after he traveled to Liberia to treat the disease as part of the organization's relief effort.

 
Israel Ships Over 600 Tons Of Construction Materials To Gaza
israel ships construction materials to gaza
Israel began transporting construction materials into Gaza on Tuesday, in a "humanitarian gesture" to the Hamas-controlled territory which may be already rebuilding terror tunnels into the Jewish state.
 
Hamas Says Terror Swap With Israel 'Very Soon'
hamas says terror swap with israel soon
A Hamas official on Tuesday revealed that a a terrorist swap is expected to occur imminently, in a proposed deal that would see Israel release hundreds of jailed terrorists in exchange for the bodies of fallen IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul hy"d.

 
Study: Miami Jewry Sees First Increase Since 1975
miami jews increasing
For the first time in four decades, Miami Jewry is growing.
 
Sears Removes Swastika Ring For Sale On Website
sears removes swastika ring
The retailing giant Sears removed a swastika ring offered for sale on its website.
 
Watch: Israeli Police Forces Vs. Temple Mount Rioters
police vs rioters
The Israeli police released shocking footage of Monday's riots on the Temple Mount, demonstrating the extent to which the force must steel themselves against a horde of angry Muslim Arab rioters on Judaism's holiest site.
 
Sister Of British Hostage Appeals For Direct Contact With ISIS
sister of british hostage appeals for contact with isis
The sister of British hostage John Cantlie has appealed for "direct contact" with the "Islamic State" (IS or ISIS) terrorists holding him, the BBC reported on Monday.
 
Israel: UK Palestine Vote Undermines Peace Prospects
uk palestine vote undermines peace prospects
Israel warned Tuesday that a vote by British parliament in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state risked undermining the prospects for peace.

 
ISIS "Declares War on Christians"
isis parade christianity
Islamic State (ISIS) has published a new edition of the propaganda booklet Dabiq, which is again signaling its primary enemy - Christianity.
 
British Parliament Votes to Recognize "Palestine'"
british parliament votes to recognize palestine
The non-binding resolution was passed by 274 in favor to 12 votes against, to "recognize the state of Palestine alongside the state of Israel" as part of a "contribution to securing a negotiated two-state solution".
 
Chief Rabbinate Bans Jewish Participation In Christian Festival At Kotel
christian festival at kotel
Prayer vigil organizers call for participation of 'as many Israelis as possible' in "Israeli Guest Night" prior to vigil.
 
New iPhones Set To Land In Israel
new iphones to land in israel
The iPhone 6 will be arriving in Israel on October 23. The date was announced Monday by Apple's official Israeli importer.
 
Christian, Jewish Leaders Call To Save Middle East Christians
leaders call to save christians
Prominent leaders of major Jewish and Christian global organizations announced a "historic" joint initiative on Monday, calling on world leaders to take urgent, determined actions to halt the brutal persecution of Christians in the Middle East in a Jerusalem press conference.
 
Micromedic Product Diagnoses Cervical Cancer
product diagnoses cervical cancer
Micromedic's parent company predicts significant sales of the product in China and India.
 
Could ISIS Target The West With Ebola?
might isis target west with ebola
Islamic State (ISIS) could be planning to use biological warfare against the West, a military expert stated earlier this week - by introducing the Ebola virus into the camps of its enemies.
 
IDF Trains 'Spidermen'
idf trains spidermen
Thirteen soldiers completed the IDF's Climbing, Rappelling and Rescue course last week, after facing a slew of diffficult challenges both high above the ground and deep inside it.
 
Ebola Quarantine Rooms Set Up In Airports
ebola rooms in airports
The Airports Authority is gearing up to keep the Ebola virus from entering Israel, following a discussion of the international health emergency in the Prime Minister's Office Sunday.
 
Dallas Hospital Worker Contracts Ebola Due To 'Protocol Breach'
hospital worker contracts ebola
Top federal doctors acknowledged Sunday that a "breach in protocol" resulted in a Dallas hospital worker getting Ebola while treating the country's first patient, Fox News reported.
 
ISIS Magazine: Islam Calls For Sexual Slavery
isis magazine calls for sex slaves
The brutal jihadist Islamic State terror group that has seized large portions of Iraq and Syria in recent months released the fourth edition of its English-language digital magazine "Dabiq" on Sunday, in which it encourages taking women as sex slaves as part of Islam.
 
UN Chief Says 'Occupation' Is To Blame For Gaza War
un chief says occupation to blame for gaza war
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Sunday that the "occupation" is responsible for the recent war in Gaza.

 
Navy Secretly Tests 'Iron Dome For Ships'
navy secretly tests iron dome for ships
The Israel Navy has conducted a successful secret test of the Barak 8 missile, which is designed to defend ships from the much-vaunted Yakhont anti-ship cruise missiles, reports Channel 2.
 
Temple Mount Closed To Non-Muslims As 80,000 Jews Gather At Western Wall
temple mount closed to non muslims  as jews gather at kotel
The Temple Mount was closed to non-Muslim visitors as about 80,000 Jewish worshippers visited the Western Wall for Sukkot prayers.
 
Israel To Screen Arivals From W. African Lands For Ebola
israel to screen for ebola
Israel will screen travelers arriving from West African countries in an effort to prevent the Ebola virus from entering the country.
 
Report: French Jewish Girl Joined ISIS
french jewish girl joined isis
A Jewish girl was among the some 100 girls and young women who have left France in recent weeks to join ISIS in Syria, according to a French security official.
 
Email From Lewinsky Scandal: Clinton Didn't Commit Adultery Under Talmudic Approach
clinton didnt commit adultery under talmud
President Bill Clinton was not guilty of adultery with White House intern Monica Lewinsky by using a Talmudic approach, according to an email released by the Clinton Presidential Library.
 
Netanyahu Slams Ban Ki-Moon's "Occupation" Remarks
netanyahu and moon
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu fired at UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon's insistence that the "occupation" justified Hamas's launching over 3,600 rockets on Israeli civilians on Monday.
 
Police Storm Temple Mount, Lock Rioters in Mosque
al aqsa riots
The Jerusalem Police stormed the Temple Mount Monday morning and locked Arab rioters inside the Al Aqsa Mosque, after rocks and fireworks and prepared firebombs were stored inside the Al Aqsa Mosque to use against police and interfere with non-Muslim visits to the Mount.
 
ISIS Releases Fourth Video of Kidnapped British Journalist
john cantlie video
Islamic State terrorists have released a fourth propaganda video showing abducted British journalist John Cantlie delivering a message under duress.
 
Arab Rock Throwers Target Widow of Gaza Mortar Victim
dror hanin, killed by terrorists1
The widow of Dror Hanin, who was killed during Operation Protective Edge from a Gaza mortar as he gave out gift bags to soldiers, was a victim of a rock terror attack on Sunday.
 
US Army Awards $12.7M Contract to Israeli Defense Company
apache helicopter
This is the latest in several contracts given to the defense company.
 
Hamas Threatens Jews to Leave Israel - Or Else
hamas
Hamas leader Khalil al-Haya insisted that Hamas "would not abandon its weapons" on Saturday, boasting that the group is allegedly closer to defeating "the Israeli entity and its leaders" more than ever.
 
Kotel Rabbi: "Temple Mount has Turned into a Terror Base"
riots temple mount
Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, the rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites, decried the Arab attempts to wreck the week-long Sukkot holiday by launching violent riots against police and Jewish visitors on the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism.
 
Hamas Vows Fight to "Last Drop of Blood" on Temple Mount Friday
hamas flag on temple mount
Apparently Israel's "gesture" to allow 500 Gazans to pray on the Temple Mount on the Eid al-Adha "sacrifice of Ishmael" - which fell on Yom Kippur and Shabbat - wasn't enough to appease the terrorist group Hamas.
 
Kerry Urged To Investigate Misuse Of UNRWA Facilities In Gaza
kerry to investiage misuse of unrwa in gaza
Congressman Brian Higgins and Representative Doug Collins call to investigate use of UNRWA facilities to maintain rocket stockpiles.
 
Masked Palestinians Riot On Temple Mount On Eve Of Sukkot
riot on temple mount
Masked Palestinians rioted on the Temple Mount after it was opened to visitors on the eve of Sukkot.
 
Busted ISIS Cell Planned Beheadings On London Streets
busted isis cell planned beheadings in london
New details in connection to the arrest of four Islamic terrorists on Tuesday reveal that the cell was affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS), and planned a brutal beheading - or beheadings - on the streets of London.
 
Do You Know This Terrorist? FBI Asks Public For Help With ISIS
do you know this terrorist?
Crowdsourcing may be the key to prosecuting foreign nationals fighting in Syria, the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) revealed Tuesday, as it asked for the public's help identifying an Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist.

 
Chabad's Mitzvah-Cycles Bring Sukkot To Jews Worldwide
mitzvah cycle brings sukkot to jews
Meet the "mitzvah cycle." And it's hitting the streets again this holiday season.

 
ISIS Claims Attack On French Cultural Center In Gaza
isis claims attck in gaza
An announcement was released Wednesday morning by Islamic State's (ISIS) branch in Gaza, claiming responsibility for an explosion late Tuesday night on the French Cultural Center in western Gaza City.

 
Video: Muslim States At UN Seethe Over EU's Pro-Israel Walkout
muslim states at un seethe over eu's pro israel walkout
The decision by the EU and other western countries to boycott anti-Israel proceedings at the UNHRC has many Islamic countries up in arms, as can be seen in the embedded video.
 
Why Are There ISIS Flags in the Galilee?
isis planne to behead entire family
In Northern Israel, city employees found a bag of roughly 25 small flags bearing the logo and inscription of the brutal terror organization on the side of a major road in the Galilee.
 
Bomb Attack on Israel-Lebanon Border Claimed by Hezbollah
hezbollah claims attack on israel
Hezbollah has claimed responsibility for a bomb attack along the Lebanese-Israeli border which injured two IDF soldiers Tuesday afternoon.
 
Obama "Can't Buy Control of Israel With Military Aid"
obama netanyahu israel aid
"President Obama is mistaken if he thinks American military aid, which is given for reasons of American strategic interests, buys him the right to dictate to Israel not to build in Jerusalem."
 
Cancer May Grow Quicker At Night
cancer may grow quicker at night
A group at the Weizmann Institute of Science has found that tumors might grow more quickly at night, meaning that it might be more efficient to give chemotherapy during the night rather than during daytime.
 
NBC Photographer With Ebola Has Jewish Ties
nbc photographer with ebola jewish ties
An NBC photographer diagnosed with Ebola has a biological Jewish father.
 
Is Iran Conquering Yemen?
is iran conquering yemen
As in Lebanon via its proxy-terror group Hezbollah, Iran is expanding its grip over the strategically located state of Yemen via another proxy group, this time the Shi'ite terrorists known as the Houthis.
 
Swedish Politician Apologizes After Claiming Mossad Trains ISIS
swedish polit. apologizes about mossad coming from israel
A local politician with Sweden's ruling party said that Israel trained the jihadist group Islamic State (ISIS) to wage war on Muslims - and has apologized for the statement.
 
Watch: ISIS Gains Ground - In Libya
isis gains ground in libya
US President Barack Obama has declared war on Islamic State (ISIS), saying that it "misrepresents Islam."

 
"Nuclear Expert" Killed in Explosion at Iranian Nuclear Plant
nuclear explosion iran
An explosion at Iran's Parchin nuclear plant has killed at least two people, among them an unnamed "nuclear expert", according to Iranian media reports.

 
Sweden "Tried to Be Helpful" With "Palestine" Recognition
nesser palestine sweden
The breakdown: Sweden wants "good relations" with Israel and an end to the Gaza "tragedy", so they recognized Palestine on Yom Kippur.
 
Parents of the Three Murdered Teens Partake in PM's Bible Lesson
netanyahu teen parents
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu hosted a traditional Bible study class in his official residence Sunday. The Bible classes were first held by Israel's founding prime minister, David Ben Gurion
 
IDF Allows 500 Gazans into Temple Mount as "a Gesture"
hamas al awsa
Hundreds of elderly Gazans paid a rare visit to Jerusalem's Al Aqsa mosque on Sunday after the IDF eased restrictions on movement for the Eid Al Adha festival.
 
Fourth Hostage Beheaded by ISIS Savages
isis beheads new hostage
Islamic State terrorists have released a video documenting the murder of British aid convoy volunteer Alan Henning. Henning is the fourth western hostage to have been murdered by the group
 
EU Threatens Israel Over Construction Plans in Jerusalem
eu threatens israel
The European Union on Friday condemned Israel's plans to build 2,610 new homes in a Jewish neighborhood in Jerusalem, calling it "highly detrimental" to diplomatic efforts for Israeli-Palestinian peace.
 
Gaza Wants $4 Billion, But Did It Steal $700 Million?
hamas
"They did not give a cent to the people of Gaza. Hamas leaders took it all," says Fatah spokesman. Are donors aware? Do they care?
 
Disabled Israeli Children Need Your Help
refuah achim
There are hundreds of other severely ill children that show up to the Refuah VeChaim Institutions, begging for outreach.
 
Women, Children Barely Escape Terrifying Jerusalem Rock Ambush
rock attack on day care center
The security situation in Jerusalem continues to be unbearable for many Jewish residents, as every day brings another story of Arab violence against Jews. At around 2:00 p.m. Thursday, a young married woman in her 20s and three girls aged 16-17, all residents of Maaleh Zeitim, were surrounded by a rock-throwing mob.
 
Fatah Terrorists in Shootouts in and Around Jerusalem
al aqsa shootings
In parallel to the so-called "silent intifada" of rock and firebomb terror plaguing Jerusalem, incidents of gunfire in Judea and Samaria have been sharply increasing in recent months.
 
PA to Ask Security Council: End Israel's "Occupation" by 2016
abbas israel occupation
The Palestinian Authority will ask the United Nations Security Council to set a deadline of November 2016 for Israel to "end the occupation", according to the draft resolution obtained Wednesday.
 
Three Israeli Soldiers Who Fought In Gaza Committed Suicide
3 israeli soldiers commited suicide
Three Israeli soldiers who fought in Israel's Gaza operation have committed suicide in recent weeks.
 
Double Standard? White House Excuses Casualties On Airstrikes
white house exceses casualties
After sharply criticizing Israel for civilian casualties in its air campaign in Gaza, which the IDF consistently attempted to avoid, the White House has now issued a statement abandoning the strict policies Obama implemented last year to prevent civilian casualties.
 
Dutch Teen Suspended From School Following Threats To Cut Off Jews' Heads
dutch student suspended after death threats
A Dutch high school student was suspended after posting a video in which he said he belonged to ISIS and wanted to decapitate Jews.

 
24% Of Jewish consumers Boycott Arab Businesses
24percent jews boycott arab businesses
One month after the end of Operation Protective Edge, a telephone survey by Geocartagraphia found that 24% of Israeli Jewish consumers are boycotting Arab businesses down from 29% who boycotted businesses during the Gaza operation.
 
Secret Israel-PA Communication Channel Revealed
secret israel -pa communication
A senior Palestinian Authority source revealed to Yedioth Aharonoth that a secret channel of communication exists between Israel and the PA in parallel to the Cairo truce talks, through which Israel is negotiating with the PA, Hamas and Islamic Jihad representatives.
 
Dramatic Developments In Investigation Of Murdered Rapeller
developments in death of arami
Police stated that in the past two days there have been dramatic developments in the investigation of the death of Netanel Arami hy''d, the Jewish construction worker who fell 11 stories to his death two weeks ago while rapelling from a Petah Tikva building project.
 
Two Iranians Sentenced For Using Fake Israeli Passports
two iranians sentenced for using fake israeli passports
Hesamoddin Hatami and Zahra Kolabian, two Iranian citizens arrested in mid-September for attempting to leave Kenya with forged Israeli documents, were sentenced today.
 
Abbas: If US Vetoes, Security Coordination With Israel At Risk
if us vetoes, security with israel at risk
Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday that if the United States vetoes the resolution that he will bring before the United Nations Security Council, he will "re-examine" the PA's security cooperation with Israel.
 
Former IDF Intel Head Sheds New Light on Yom Kippur War Failures
golda meir sinai
As Israel approaches Yom Kippur starting this Friday, a full 41 years since the infamous Yom Kippur War that was underlined by some of Israel's most serious military oversights, new insights have emerged.
 
Israel Agreed to Let Gazans Pray on Temple Mount
hamas children
Palestinian Authority unity government says Israel made concessions on travel, says it backs Abbas's charges of "genocide."
 
Arabs Attack Jerusalem Day Care Center
rock attack on day care center
Arab rioters hurling rocks, fireworks and molotov cocktails at a Jewish infantday care center on Ma'ale Hazeitim, the Jewish neighborhood on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, were caught on film on Tuesday. Infants were rushed inside to bomb shelters.
 
Palestinians Honor Murderers of Israeli Teens as Martyrs
Eyal, Gilad, and Naftali
Hamas terrorists Marwan Kawasmeh and Amar Abu Eisha, who abducted and murdered Israeli teens Naftali Frenkel, Eyal Yifrah, and Gilad Sha'ar on June 12, were given the highest status in Islam - martyrdom - by official Palestinian Authority press and leaders.
 
ISIS Releases New Video of Kidnapped Journalist
isis planne to behead entire family
The Islamic State (IS or ISIS) terrorist group has released a third video of John Cantlie, a British journalist held prisoner for two years, delivering a scripted propaganda attack against U.S. President Barack Obama's strategy in Iraq and Syria.
 
Hamas: Israel the Source of All World Evil
hamas
Hamas claimed Monday night that photos that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu displayed during his UN General Assembly speech showing Hamas terrorists setting up rocket launchers and firing rockets at Israel from areas containing civilians were fabricated.
 
Baby Boom: Record Number Of Women Give Birth On Rosh Hashanah
record number of births on RH
A record number of women gave birth over the Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah), Maayanei Yeshua hospital reported Monday - over four times more than average.
 
Netanyahu At UN: 'ISIS Is Hamas, Hamas Is ISIS'
netanyahu at un
In landmark speech, PM calls UNHRC 'an oxymoron,' - and defends Israel as 'the most moral army in the world.'
 
Obama: US Intelligence Underestimated ISIS
us underestimated isis
US President Barack Obama said US intelligence officials failed to appreciate the gains made by Islamic State (formerly ISIS) extremists in Syria during the last few years of that country's civil war.
 
British Soccer, Rosh Hashana, And A Tweet
british soccer, rh and a tweet
The Liverpool FC soccer team deleted a tweet wishing its Jewish supporters a happy Rosh Hashanah after the message elicited dozens of anti-Semitic responses.
 
For Obama At The U.N., What A Difference A Year Makes
obama speaks at un
A year ago, when President Obama took the dais at the U.N. General Assembly, his speech focused on Iran's nuclear program, Syria's chemical weapons and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. A year on, Obama's mind is elsewhere.

 
Israeli Online Program To Stop Bedwetting
new israeli program to stop bedwetting
In a new on-line program called Therapee, prerecorded videos that are meant to respond to an online chart filled out by the child and parent together that keeps track of the number of bedwetting incidents and what time they occurred.
 
Mother Of Murdered Teen Gilad Sha'ar Shares New Year Message
mother of teen shares new year message
As part of a special set of Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) interviews, Arutz Sheva visited Bat-Galim Sha'ar in her home in Talmon, a community in Samaria, to speak about the abduction and murder of her 16-year-old son Gilad and two other teens by Hamas terrorists in June.
 
Sister of Iranian Nuclear Physicist Says He Was Killed By Revolutionary Guard, Not Israel
scientist killed by guard not israel
The sister of a leading Iranian nuclear physicist widely believed to have been assassinated by Israel says her brother was murdered by Iran's Revolutionary Guard because he wouldn't cooperate with the effort to divert nuclear activities from peaceful purposes.

 
Indian Navy Buys Israeli Missiles
indian navy busy israeli missiles
The Indian Navy is buying 260 Barak-1 missiles for $143 million.
 
US Airstrikes Hitting Syrian Civilians Hard
us airstrikes hitting syrians hard
Israel was browbeaten internationally over its recent counter-terror operation against Hamas targets embedded in the Gaza population. Now, the world seems to be largely unperturbed by a similar American campaign against terrorists in Syria and Iraq.
 
Report: ISIS Islamists At The Gates Of Baghdad
isis at the gates of baghdad
Reports Monday said that Islamist fighters for ISIS, the Islamic State, which has already conquered large areas of Lebanon and Iraq, are at the gates of Baghdad.
 
Rosh Hashanah Arab Arson On Towns North Of Jerusalem
arson near jerusalem
Firefighting forces conducted an investigation into the blaze that broke out last Friday night between Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) and Shabbat on land adjacent to Dolev, a town located in Samaria just north of Jerusalem.
 
Jewish Worshippers Ambushed By Arabs In Vicious Jerusalem Attack
jews ambushed by arabs in jerusalem attack
A group of Jews were subjected to a vicious assault in broad daylight after being ambushed by an Arab gang on Rosh Hashanah, in the latest of a spate of violent anti-Semitic incidents in Jerusalem.

 
'Smart Fence' to Be Built Around Gaza Belt
fence around gaza
The Defense Ministry and the IDF will build a fence enclosing the Gaza Belt region, after both a survey of the long-term damage of Operation Protective Edge on the bloc and in light of two terrorist infiltrations there within a 48-hour period.
 
Bennett: No Jews Will Be Afraid to Walk French Streets
antisemitic attacks up 400% in uk and double in france
On a visit to France Sunday, Economics Minister Naftali Bennett urged Jews still living in the country to come to Israel.
 
Abbas Threatens Israel with "Political War"
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
Fatah leader Nabil Shaath says Palestinian Authority Chairman will wage a "political war" against Israel if his latest UN move is rejected.
 
Netanyahu Departs for New York, to "Fight the Lies" at UN
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
Speaking just before takeoff on his way to New York, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu reiterated his pledge to "refute the lies" against Israel at the UN General Assembly.
 
Abbas: Israel in "New War of Genocide" Against Palestine
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas's speech at the UN General Assembly Friday demanded that the time for Palestinian independence is now.
 
88 Senators to Kerry: Hand Gaza to the PA
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
88 senators are urging the Obama administration to act to take Gaza away from its Hamas terrorist rulers and hand it over to the Palestinian Authority.
 
Obama: Too Many Israelis Ready to Abandon Peace
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
U.S. President says the status quo in the Arab-Israeli conflict "is not sustainable" as he addresses the UN General Assembly.
 
Algerian IS Affiliate Decapitates French Hostage
gourdel beheaded by isis
Algerian extremists allied with the "Islamic State" (IS) group have decapitated a French hostage after France ignored their demand to stop airstrikes in Iraq.
 
Abbas at UN: Test Of New Plan, Americans As 'Honest Brokers'
un test of new plan
There are no surprises expected when Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas takes to the podium at the United Nations General Assembly on Friday even if different parties come away with vastly different reactions.

 
PA Asks For $3.8 Billion To Rebuild Gaza
pa asks for 3.8 billion to rebuild gaza
Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah said Tuesday he has asked for $3.8 billion in urgent aid to help rebuild Gaza following the fighting this past summer.
 
France's National Front Gaining Among Jews
national front gaining among jews
Since taking the helm, Marine Le Pen has worked to elevate the party to a level of respectability it could never achieve under her father, whose often blunt racism cost National Front many votes and left the movement isolated.
 
BioCancell Share Jumps On Positive Cancer Trial Results
positive cancer trial results
The clinical trials demonstrated safety and effectiveness of the treatment on high-risk bladder cancer patients.
 
Weizmann Inst: Sweeteners Cause Diabetes, Obesity
sweeteners cause diabetes
A study found that artificial sweeteners adversely affect intestinal bacteria.
 
Police Ambushed By Muslim Rioters On Temple Mount
police ambushed by muslim rioters
Dozens of Arab rioters began shooting fireworks at police on the Temple Mount on Wednesday morning, just hours before the Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashana) began, and as soon as the holiest site in Judaism was opened to Jewish visitors.
 
Norway: ISIS Terrorists 'Planned To Behead Entire Family'
isis planne to behead entire family
A group of Danish Muslim extremists sympathetic to the "Islamic State" terrorist group (IS) planned to murder an entire family and film it as a "warning" to Western states intervening against IS in Iraq and Syria.
 
Doomsday Scenario: 1.4 Million Ebola Victims By January
1.4 million ebola victims by january
Western Africa is currently suffering a lethal Ebola epidemic, but according to a US CDC report released Tuesday, the spread of the virus is liable to leap to frightening proportions by as soon as next January.
 
Filipino ISIS Group Holding Two Germans Hostage
filipino isis group holding 2 germans hostage
The Filipino terrorist organization Abu Sayyaf, which recently pledged loyalty to the Islamic State, is holding two German citizens captive and demanding 250 million Philippine Pesos from Germany within 15 days - or they will kill the hostages.
 
Palestinian Youths Riot On Temple Mount
pal youths riot on temple mount
Masked Palestinian youths threw stones and bricks and set off firecrackers at Israeli police officers on the Temple Mount.
 
EU Chief Reveals A Tenth of ISIS's Terrorists are European
colorado woman pleads guilty to join isis
The European Union counter-terrorism chief on Tuesday revealed that since declaring itself an Islamic caliphate in June, the Islamic State (ISIS) terror group has seen a surge of European jihadists whose numbers jumped from 2,000 to 3,000.
 
Abbas Will "Drop a Bomb" on Israel at the UN
abbas to ask france to recognize palestine
Abbas is in New York riling up students against "drunk" Israel, ahead of his UN address to get the world behind the "Palestinian strategy."
 
'Israel the Only Place in Middle East Where Christians are Safe'
christians in israel
Greek Orthodox priest Father Gabriel Nadaf, a leader of the Aramaean Christian minority in Israel, spoke before the UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday in a strong show of support for the Jewish state.
 
Murderers of the Three Teens Eliminated
Eyal, Gilad, and Naftali
The two terrorists who abducted and murdered three yeshiva boys Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'ar, Naftali Frenkel in June, were located and killed in exchange of gunfire early Tuesday morning.
 
Breaking: IAF Shoots Down Syrian Aircraft Near Golan
israel shoots down syrian aircraft
Israel shot down a Syrian aircraft on Tuesday as it attempted to fly over the ceasefire line into the Golan Heights; wreckage hits Syrian side.
 
New Mossad Recruiting Website Goes Online
new mossad rectruiting website
Israel's Mossad intelligence agency has launched a new website to recruit for various positions.
 
IDF Hero From Operation Protective Edge Engaged
idf hero engaged
IDF officer Lt. Eitan (last name hidden for security purposes), a deputy commander of the Givati brigade, put his life on the line in the fight against Hamas terrorists in Gaza - now he is engaged.

 
IS Calls To Kill Westerners, Claims Obama Is 'Mule Of The Jews'
is terrorists hitting back
Islamic State (IS or ISIS) terrorists are hitting back at an international coalition to defeat global jihadism on Monday, after the group released a video calling on its followers to attack member countries, including the US and France.
 
Gaza Schoolchildren Traumatized By Sounds Of Hamas Torture
gaza children traumatized by sounds of hamas
Children at a school in southern Gaza are reportedly being terrorized by the sounds of Hamas detainees being tortured at an adjacent police compound.
 
Robertson Dubs Religious Rights Group Founder 'Little Jewish Radical'
pat robertson calls group founder little jewish radical
Pat Robertson called an activist for religious freedoms in the military a "little Jewish radical" in condemning the U.S. Air Force for making "so help me God" an optional part of its oath.

 
Child Rocket Victim, Three Fallen Soldiers - And One Torah
torah scroll, rocket victim, and 3 fallen soldiers
"Dedication, faith and love - that's how the Land of Israel is built." It sounds like a cliche, but with Rabbi Shlomo Raanan, this is not only his motto, it is just his way of life.
 
Egyptian Host: I Can Understand Suicide Bombings In Israel
egyptian host understands some suicide bombings
An Egyptian television host recently said she "understood" Muslims carrying out suicide bombings in Israel, since Israel is "the enemy", but rejected Muslims doing the same to Christians and fellow Muslims.
 
Jerusalem Arab Mother Rejoices Over Son's Death
jerusalem arab mother rejoices over son's death
Mohammed Abu Sankara (16) died two weeks ago on Sunday, a week after being wounded while participating in a violent riot in Jerusalem - and evidently nothing could have made his mother any happier.

 
'They Cut Our Livelihood And Lives In A Moment'
they cut our livelihood and lives
Moriya Arami, the 24-year-old widow of construction worker Netanel Arami of the coastal moshav Ahiezer who fell from a high building to his death last week, revealed on Sunday that her husband worked while under the threat of his Arab co-workers.
 
Could There Be a "Jerusalem Disengagement" by 2030?
jerusalem split?
Councilman Arieh King exposes "de facto division" of the capital, with all the figures behind his prediction of an Arab majority by 2030.
 
World Council of Churches Demands Israel Release Terrorists
jailed terrorists in israel
The World Council of Churches is holding its annual "World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel" this week, calling on Israel to release jailed terrorists - despite the severity of their crimes and the abundance of terrorists immediately returning to terror.
 
Watch: ISIS Captures Millions of Dollars, Gold Ingots
isis captures millions of dollars and gold
The world's richest terrorist organization just got richer.
 
Dalai Lama Tells Muslims How to Conduct Jihad
dalai lama and jihad
The Dalai Lama on Saturday condemned violence in the name of religion, claiming the Muslim concept of jihad was being misused and misinterpreted by Islamist extremists.
 
Israel Sends Experts To Fight Ebola In Africa
israel sends expert to fight ebola in africa
Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor on spoke at a UN Security Council emergency session initiated by America, in which he promised Israeli aid in combating the global ebola epidemic.
 
Analysts Say Al Qaeda Still A Bigger Threat Than 'Islamic State'
al qaeda bigger threat than is
The Islamic State (IS) group poses a smaller global threat than Al Qaeda despite its recent beheadings of three Westerners, although battle-hardened fighters returning home remain a concern, analysts said on Thursday.
 
U.S. House Passes Resolution Condemning Anti-Semitism
us house passes anti-semitic resolution
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution condemning the rising tide of anti-Semitism abroad.

 
Notes Removed From Western Wall Ahead Of Rosh Hashanah
notes removed from kotel
Workers at the Western Wall emptied the holy site of layers of notes from its cracks and crevices for the New Year.

 
Iran: Blogger Sentenced To Death For 'Insulting Mohammed'
blogger sentenced to death in iran
An Iranian court earlier this week sentenced a blogger to death for insulting the Muslim prophet Mohammed.
 
Dig Uncovers Gas Chambers At Sobibor Death Camp
dig uncovers gas chambers at sobibor
An archaeological dig at Sobibor has uncovered the Nazi death camp's gas chambers.
 
Israeli NGO Delivering Aid To Christian, Yazidi Refugees In Iraq
israaid delivers to refugees
IsraAID, an Israeli nongovernmental relief organization, is delivering urgent humanitarian aid to Christian and Yazidi refugees who have fled to Iraq's Kurdish region.
 
Arrow 2 Missed Target During Israel-U.S. Test
arrow missed target during israel-us test
The Arrow 2 interceptor missile missed its target during a joint U.S.-Israel test.
 
One Of Oldest Known Synagogues Seized By ISIS In Syria
isis seized one of oldest synogogues
Islamic State jihadists not only threaten the current Middle East - according to antiquities officials in Iraq and Syria, the terror group threatens to erase 5,000 years of history and relics in upper Mesopotamia, including one of the earliest Jewish synagogues.
 
Released: The "Official" List of Hamas Violations of Int'l Law
hamas trafficking network
In advance of the UN Human Rights Council investigation of Israeli "war crimes" in Gaza this summer, the Lawfare Project has compiled a detailed list of "Hamas's Violations of International Law."
 
Pope Says Christians in Iraq Suffering 'Just Like the Jews'
pope, peres discuss un of religions
"First the Jews suffered savage attacks, and the world remained in silence. Now it is the Christians who are being annihilated, and once more the world says little. Why does the world not react?" the Pope said. 
 
Australia Arrests 15 Suspected Islamists in Massive Raid
isis video
15 people have been detained and one person charged with terrorism offenses, following pre-dawn raids across Sydney and Brisbane.

 
Fatah: "Make The Sons Of Zion Tremble And Burn"
fatah new video
In a video Fatah posted on Facebook, produced by the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades, Fatah praises as a "heroic Martyr" a member of its military wing who was killed while launching rockets at Israeli cities from the Gaza Strip.
 
Police Start Eviction Of Families From Tel Aviv Suburb
police eviction of families from tel aviv suburb
Police began forcibly evicting around 20 families from the Tel Aviv suburb of Givat Amal Bet on Wednesday morning, despite the Tel Aviv Municipality's request to wait on the action until after the upcoming Jewish High Holidays.
 
Fatah Exposes Hamas's Trafficking Network To Europe
hamas trafficking network
Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction has exposed that Hamas is running a human trafficking network, smuggling Gaza residents to Europe for $2,000 to $3,500 per person.
 
ISIS-Inspired Lone Wolves Seen As Posing 'Significant' Threat To Jews
lone wolves seen as threat to jews
Jewish institutions, which have faced attacks in recent years by lone wolves - now must be wary of returnees from the Iraq-Syria arena who are trained and indoctrinated by the jihadist group ISIS, top security consultants told JTA.
 
Syrian Mortar Explodes In Israeli Golan Heights
syrian mortar explodes in golan
A mortar shell from Syria exploded in the Golan Heights early on Wednesday afternoon, landing on the Israeli side of the Quneitra crossing that is the only point of access between the two countries.
 
Watch: Mother Of Murdered Teen's Message To The Jewish People
mother of murdered teen delivers special message
Rachel Frenkel, the mother of murdered Israeli teenager Naftali Frenkel, delivered a special message of resilience Wednesday, in a video address to Jewish content website Aish.com.
 
Watch: ISIS Declares War On Obama Hollywood Style
isis video
You could not be faulted for mistaking the flashy new video released by the brutal Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist organization for a Hollywood movie trailer.
 
Israeli Christians' New Nationality: Aramaean, not Arab
israeli christians new nationality aramean
Interior Minister Gideon Saar has instructed the Population, Immigration and Border Authority to allow the registration of a new nationality - Aramaean - in the identity cards of Christian citizens who were registered as Arabs until now.
 
Why Qatar is Abandoning the Muslim Brotherhood - And Hamas
Whether or not recent rumors of Khaled Mashaal's expulsion are true, Qatar's policy shift could soon leave him out in the cold.

 
Why Israel's Terror Alert for Europe is so Worrying
israelis warned from travel
Former Counter-Terrorism Bureau chief Yehiam Sasson explains what the new travel warning means for Jews worldwide.
 
Israel, Palestinians Reach Deal Over Gaza Construction Materials
israel palestinians make deal about imports
The United Nations has brokered an Israeli-Palestinian deal on imports of construction materials to Gaza to ensure they will not be diverted by Hamas terrorists, a UN envoy said Tuesday.
 
BREAKING: IDF Confirms Rocket Fired From Gaza Hits Israel
rocket fired from gaza to israel
Residents of the Eshkol Regional Council reported Tuesday night that a rocket was fired from Gaza, falling outside of one of the local communities.
 
Kerry "Won't Rule Out" Military Cooperation With Iran
kerry and iran
After not including Iran in anti-Islamic State coalition, Kerry backtracks even as Khamenei rejects US cooperation.
 
EU Rep In Gaza: 'Lots of Anger Here - Directed At Palestinians'
lots of anger in gaza
John Gatt-Rutter, the EU's representative to the West Bank and Gaza, says, "There is a lot of anger in Gaza, and a lot of it is aimed at the Palestinians."
 
Senate Majority Leader: Hamas Is Just As Bad As Islamic State
hamas just as bad as IS says harry reid
In a recent speech, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) condemned Hamas and noted that it was no better than the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) group.
 
Egyptian Cleric: 'Global Zionism' Behind Islamist Terror
egyptian cleric: global zionism behind islamic terror
"Global Zionism" is apparently behind the jihadist terrorist organizations - at least according to a senior Egyptian cleric.
 
Report: Abbas Will Ask France To Recognize 'Palestine'
abbas to ask france to recognize palestine
According to Bethlehem-based news agency Ma'an, Palestinian Authority (PA) chief Mahmoud Abbas will ask French president Francois Hollande to recognize the "state of Palestine" when Abbas meets Hollande in France Friday.

 
More Girls Than Boys Born In Rocket-Plagued City
more girls than boys in rocket city
Researchers from Ben Gurion University, Barzilai Hospital and the Gertner Institute have found different birth patterns in Sderot, the city most often targeted by Hamas terror rockets, than elsewhere.
 
Amid Neo-Nazi Surge, Jewish Groups Applaud Greece's Holocaust Denial Ban
jewish groups applaud greece's holocaust denial ban
Jewish groups say the passage of a bill banning Holocaust denial and imposing harsher penalties for hate speech is an important milestone in the fight against Greece's rising neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party.

 
Israelis Warned Of Heightened Terror Threat Abroad
israelis warned of terror ahead
The Israeli National Security Council's Counter-Terrorism Bureau has warned of the increased likelihood of terror attacks targeting Israeli and Jewish targets in the run up to the High Holy Days, highlighting western Europe as an area of particular concern.
 
Weapons, Drugs Seized At Ben Gurion Airport
drugs and weapons at ben gurion
Security officials on Monday interdicted two incidents of smuggling at Ben Gurion Airport, preventing passengers from surreptitiously loading drugs and weapons on a plane.

 
Al Qaeda Flags Continue to Fly Near Temple Mount
al qaeda flags at kotel
Black flags of jihad still flying atop the Kotel Hakatan (the "Small Kotel" in Jerusalem) and neither the police nor the city are doing anything about it.
 
ISIS Publicly Executes Alleged Spies in Iraq
isis more popular in france
IS terrorists publicly execute eight Sunni men in a small northern Iraqi village for allegedly plotting against the group.
 
Israel 4th Most Educated Country
israel educated country
According to data recently released by the Organization for Co-operation and Development  and analyzed by content outlet 24/7 Wall St., Israel is in fourth place in the world in terms of education.
 
Rocket from Syria Explodes in Golan
rockets fall in golan from syria
Rebels, among them Al-Qaeda's Syrian branch the Al-Nusra Front, have been involved in fierce clashes with pro-regime forces for control of the Quneitra area bordering Israel. This has resulted in increased incidents of spillover into Israel.
 
Islamic State Beheads British Aid Worker
isis more popular in france
The Islamic State group on Saturday released a video showing the execution of British aid worker David Haines in the same grisly manner as the murder of two American journalists in recent weeks.
 
Is The Yeshiva Of Flatbush Dress Code 'Predatory'?
yeshiva of flatbush dress predatory?
For years, Melissa Duchan had found the dress code for girls at her Orthodox school in Brooklyn, the Yeshivah of Flatbush, onerous.
 
43 Israeli Intelligence Reservists Vow To Stop Spying On Palestinians
israeli intelligence vow to stop spying on pal's
Dozens of Israeli intelligence corps reservists vowed to stop collecting information on Palestinians.
 
Israeli Rabbi Fleeing Sex Charges Nabbed In Holland
rabbi fleeing sex charges nabbed in holland
A well-known Israeli rabbi who fled the country after being accused of sex crimes was arrested near Amsterdam.

 
OU Students Protest 'Blood Bucket' Video, Are Arrested
students protest blood bucket are arrested
An Ohio University student senate meeting erupted into chaos, and four students were arrested over protests of the senate president's recent "blood bucket challenge" of Israel.

 
Turning Hamas Rockets Into Fruit Trees
turning rockets into fruit trees
In the wake of Operation Protective Edge, a new project has been launched to "turn death into life," by planting 100,000 new fruit trees in the exact areas where over 1,000 Hamas terror missiles fell.
 
Colorado Woman Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Support ISIS
colorado woman pleads guilty to join isis
A Colorado woman pleaded guilty to conspiracy to support Islamic State (IS; formerly known as ISIS) on Wednesday, according to the US Department of Justice.
 
Wrong Turn In Jerusalem Leads Family To Arab Ambush
family makes wrong turn to arab ambush
A family accidentally drove into the Arab neighborhood of Wadi Joz in Jerusalem on Thursday night, and nearly paid for the wrong turn in Israel's capital city with their lives.

 
Held Captive by ISIS, Girl Tells of Endless Torture
yazidids commit suicide after brutal rapes
A few women and girls have managed to escape, reporting that those who agree to convert to Islam are being sold to Islamic State fighters for as little as $25. Those that do not face never-ending rape, beatings and eventual death.
 
Netanyahu: Israel Mourned on 9/11; Palestinians Celebrated
israel on september 11
"Israel fully supports Obama's call for a united action against ISIS," says Prime Minister Netanyahu on the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks. "Militant Islam will perish."
 
Hitler, Nazi Motifs Common in Anti-Semitism During Gaza Op
israeli demonstrations go antisemitic
Anti-Semitism across the globe during Israel's fifty-day self-defense operation against Hamas, Operation Protective Edge, drew heavily on Holocaust and Adolf Hitler references, according to a report released Thursday.

 
Obama Vows to Fight IS Wherever it Is
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
U.S. President Barack Obama declared on Wednesday night that Washington will form a broad coalition to combat the Islamic State , saying that "the greatest threat comes from Middle East and North Africa, one of them is Islamic State."
 
IS 'Copycats' Behead Victim in Sinai, Claim He is "Israeli Spy"
al qaeda copies is behead israeli spy sinai
A beheaded corpse was found in the Sinai Peninsula Wednesday, residents said - bearing a note from a terror group linked to the Islamic State (IS) alleging the victim was an "Israeli spy."
 
Obama Says He Has "Legal Authority" To Strike Syria
obama says he has legal authority to strike syria
US President Barack Obama says he has the "legal authority" to order US airstrikes on Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) forces in Syria, according to sources present at a dinner with foreign policy experts at the White House.
 
New Outbreak Of Anti-Semitic Graffiti Hts Miami Area
new graffiti in miami
An arrest was made in anti-Semitic vandalism at a Miami Beach synagogue - one among a spate of new hate incidents that have struck the Miami area.
 
Greece Bans Holocaust Denial, Cracks Down On Hate Speech
greece bans holocaust denial
Lawmakers in Greece passed a law that bans Holocaust denial and imposes stricter penalties for hate speech.
 
Israel Pulls Back From Anti-Assad Policy
israel pulls back from anti assad policy
The Israeli government has radically changed tack on Syria, reversing a policy and military strategy that were longed geared to opposing Syrian President Bashar Assad, debkafile's exclusive military and intelligence sources report.
 
PA Officials: Israeli-Palestinian Football Match Is "A Crime Against Humanity"
pa official calls football match crime against humanity
Last week, Palestinian and Israeli boys met in Southern Israel to play in a football match. However, news of the joint sports activity with "the Zionist enemy" was not well received by PA and Fatah leaders.
 
UN To Investigate Israeli Strikes On Gaza Schools
un to investigate israeli strikes on schools
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has revealed his intentions to establish an independent investigative committee into the IAF airstrikes on UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) schools in Gaza.
 
Israel Hails US Efforts Against IS, But Fears Iran Rapprochement
israeli hails us efforts against is
Israel on Wednesday hailed US efforts to form an alliance to fight jihadists in Syria and Iraq but raised concerns of a rapprochement between Washington and Israel's arch-foe Iran.
 
Israel Dismantles Access Ramp for Non-Muslims to Temple Mount
temple mount does not allow stars of david?
Israel on Wednesday dismantled a newly erected wooden access ramp to Jerusalem's Temple Mount compound that would have increased access for non-Muslims but which angered Jordan.
 
Anti-Semitism in Australia: Jewish School Builds Bomb-Proof Wall
australian school builds bomb proof school
A Jewish school in Australia has built a bomb-proof wall to protect it and an adjacent synagogue, in response to a spate of anti-Semitic incidents which has left Australia's Jewish community feeling shaken.
 
Report: Israel Helping US Build International Coalition Against IS
israel to help usa fight isis
Israel is providing intelligence, including satellite photos and classified information, to support the efforts of the US-led coalition against the organization "Islamic State" (IS; formerly known as ISIS) in Iraq.
 
UN: $550 Million to Gaza Despite Renewed Terror Tunnels
un wants 550 million for palestinian authority
The United Nations and Palestinian Authority on Tuesday called for international donors to supply $550 million to the Hamas terror enclave of Gaza, despite the fact that Hamas has already restarted construction on its terror tunnels to attack Israel.

 
Rebels Reportedly Control Syrian Golan, Entering Lebanon
rebels take assaad's golan syria
Syrian rebels strengthened their hold of the Syrian side of the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning, conquering the mountain Al-Mal in the Quneitra region where they have recently been capturing control from Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces.
 
Steven Sotloff Was Sold to ISIS by "Moderate" Syrian Rebels
sotloff loved israel
Murdered journalist Steven Sotloff was kidnapped and sold to the radical Islamic State terrorist group, or ISIS, by one of the "moderate" rebel groups to whom the US government has considered offering support, according to his family's spokesman.

 
Istanbul Store Bans Entry To 'Jew Dogs'
instanbul store bans entry to jew dogs
The virulent anti-Semitism that has reared its head with particular animosity in Turkey during Operation Protective Edge shows no sign of abating, as a centrally located store in the country's capital of Istanbul recently refused to do business with "Jew dogs."
 
Young Muslims Operating 'Sharia Police' In Germany
muslims operating sharia police in germany
Police in the German city of Wuppertal are investigating several young men who announced themselves to be "Sharia police", Russia Today (RT) reports.

 
Irish Foreign Minister: We May Leave Golan Force
irish minister: we may leave golan
Ireland is considering dropping out of the UN peace force on the Golan Heights, after dozens of Filipino peacekeepers were kidnapped by Islamist rebel groups on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights border.
 
Israel Rejects New Zealand Ambassador
israel rejects new ambassador
The Israeli government has rejected New Zealand's new ambassador Jonathan Curr because he was also accredited to the Palestinian Authority.
 
One Third Of Israelis Would Leave If They Could
one third israelis woudl leave if they could
30% of respondents to a Channel 2 survey said they would emigrate if an opportunity arose.
 
Israel Wants International Force In Gaza
israel wants international force in gaza
Israel wants European monitors to oversee the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip and ensure that the Islamist Hamas movement, which fired thousands of rockets at Israel during seven weeks of fighting, does not re-arm.
 
Germany's Angela Merkel Calls On Public To Fight Anti-Semitism
merkel calls on public to fight anti-semitism
Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany called for civic action to fight anti-Semitism following a wave of incidents this summer in her country.
 
From The Archive: Israel's First West Bank Settlements
israel's first settlements
Last week Israel provoked international criticism with the announcement that it was seizing almost 1,000 acres in the West Bank, a prerequisite for settlement expansion that prohibits Palestinians from using the land for building or agriculture.
 
Report: Israeli Military Prevented Irish U.N. Peacekeepers' Deaths
irish soldiers in golan helped by israelis
Irish soldiers serving in the Golan Heights would have been killed or taken hostage by Syrian rebels if it weren't for the military intervention of the Israeli army, an Irish newspaper reported.

 
Study: All Ashkenazi Women Should Be Screened for Cancer Gene
brca gene ashkenazi women
All women of Ashkenazi descent should be screened from age 30 for the BRCA gene mutation that causes breast cancer, an Israeli study recommends.
 
Arab Rioters Attempt to Blow Up Jerusalem Gas Station
gas station nearly blown up jerusalem
During the course of intense Arab rioting in Jerusalem on Sunday, a massive explosion was miraculously averted in the north-eastern neighborhood of French Hill.
 
Female Victim of Messianic Sex Cult Speaks Out
messianic cult made women have sex with arab men
A media gag order was lifted on the testimony of the main complainant against the extremist Messianic cult exposed the day before, which brain-washed Jewish women into taking drugs and having sex with Arab men in order to "bring the redemption."
 
Hamas Rebuilding Attack Tunnels, Says Jerusalem
terror tunnels
Two weeks after the IDF's counter-terror operation Protective Edge in Gaza was halted by a ceasefire, a senior diplomatic source says that Hamas has renewed its production of rockets and the smuggling from Egypt.
 
Obama: "Systematic Decisions" Being Made on IS
obama talks about isis
US President urges NATO to intervene in Iraq and Syria, insists the US is being "systematic and methodical" in treatment of terror threat.
 
Hundreds Gather in Miami to Remember Slain Journalist
sotloff loved israel
Hundreds of people gathered over the weekend at a synagogue in Miami, Florida for a service in memory of Steve Sotloff, the American-Israeli journalist who was brutally beheaded by terrorists from the Islamic State.
 
Hezbollah Terrorist Killed In Explosion On Lebanese Border
terrorist killed in explosion lebanon border
The Lebanese military said one person was killed as Israel blew up a suspicious device after it had been detected in southern Lebanon on Friday.
 
Israel's Official Ban Of ISIS Allows For Seizure Of Assets
yaalon's ban of isis
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon officially outlawed the jihadist group Islamic State, allowing Israel to seize its assets.
 
Sotloff Family Spokesman Challenges ISIS Leader To Koran Debate
spokesman challenges isis leader to koran debate
The spokesman for the family of murdered Jewish-American journalist Steven Sotloff challenged the leader of the ISIS jihadist group to debate the peaceful teachings of the Koran.
 
Swiss Jewish Leader Denies Leaking Pro-Gaza Mayor's Nude Selfies
jewish leader denies leaking mayor's nude selfies
The president of a Swiss Jewish community denied accusations that he helped leak nude photos of a pro-Palestinian mayor who had sent them to a younger woman.
 
Netanyahu Mourns The Passing Of Joan Rivers
bibi mourns passing of rivers
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sent his condolences on Thursday evening over the passing of comedy icon Joan Rivers, who died earlier in the day at the age of 81.

 
Al Qaeda Rebels To Try UN Peacekeepers Under 'Divine Law'
syrian rebels to try un peacekeepers
The 45 UN peacekeepers from Fiji who were abducted by Al Qaeda-linked Al-Nusra Front rebel forces on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights last Wednesday are to "stand trial" under sharia (Islamic law), according to a Britain-based monitoring group.
 
'Steven Sotloff Immediately Fell In Love With Israel'
sotloff loved israel
Shirley Sotloff, the mother of US journalist Steven Sotloff who was recently brutally beheaded by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) terrorists in Syria, has spoken out about the love her son held for Israel.
 
France Leads World Aliyah For the First Time Ever
french aliyah skyrockets
A "climate of anti-Semitism that is losing its taboo" as well as economic difficulties in France, which is suffering from zero growth and record high unemployment, were cited as being the prime causes for the skyrocketing immigration.
 
How Jewish Reporters in Muslim Lands Hide Their Identity
jewish reporters in muslim lands
Don’t bring it up. If it comes up, change the subject. If you can't change the subject, consider an outright denial. Those are some of the strategies used by Jewish reporters working in the Arab and Muslim Middle East.
 
Netanyahu: Steven Sotloff was Murdered Because He Symbolized the West
netanyahu on steven sotloff
Prime Minister Netanyahu sends condolences to the family of journalist Steve Sotloff, who was beheaded by IS terrorists.
 
Daniel's Mother Asks Ban Ki Moon: Why Are You Silent?
parents of 4 yr old killed speak out
The bereaved parents of four year-old Daniel Tregerman, who was killed by a mortar shell fired on their home last month, have penned a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon. "Can you imagine our life, Mr. Secretary-General? How do you live in constant fear of mortar shell and terrorists emerging from tunnels?"
 
As Chief Suspect Indicted, New Details Emerge in Teens' Murder
pa claims teens murder fabricated
An indictment was submitted today against the mastermind of the kidnap and murder of Israeli teenagers Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'ar and Naftali Frenkel, as more details emerge about the circumstances of their abduction.
 
IDF Returns Fire at Syrian Army Position as Mortar Hits Golan
The IDF returned fire at a Syrian army position along the northern border Thursday afternoon, after a mortar shell struck Israeli territory.
 
Antique Torah Discovered in Polish Couch Arrives in Israel
torah discovered in couch
An antique Torah scroll that was discovered in the home of a Polish family was returned to Israel this week. The scroll had been hidden in the family's house by their Jewish neighbors with the onset of World War II.
 
A Look at Steven Sotloff's Reporting Style
steven sotloff journalist articles
Steven Sotloff, the journalist beheaded Tuesday by the Islamic State, was Jewish and a dual U.S.-Israeli citizen whose detailed and colorful reporting told stories of ordinary people caught in conflicts across the Middle East.
 
Turkey's New PM: No Hope Of Normalization With Israel
turkeys new pm-no hope with normalization with israel
Turkey's new prime minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, was pessimistic on Monday regarding the possibility of his country normalizing ties with Israel.
 
UK 'Deplores' Israel Declaring State Land In Judea
uk deplores israel declaring state land in judea
The British government on Monday said it "deplores" an announcement made by Israel on Sunday, in which the Jewish state declared 4,000 dunams (988 acres) of land in Judea as state land.
 
UN Chief 'Alarmed' By Israel's State Land Designation
un chief alarmed by israels land designation
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Monday condemned Israel’s decision to declare 4,000 dunams (988 acres) of land in Judea as state land, AFP reports.
 
Fidel Castro Claims Mossad Is Behind The Islamic State
castro claims mossad behind IS
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro claimed on Monday that the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad was behind the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, AFP reports.
 
Al Qaeda Hints At Anniversary Attack On 9/11
al qaeda hints at anniversary attack
Credible information has reached Saudi, British and Australian agencies that two al Qaeda branches have wrapped up plans to roll out coordinated terrorist spectaculars around the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
 
EU, U.S. Condemn State Land Designation
eu and us condemn staet land designation
Israel was again condemned on Tuesday over its decision to declare 4,000 dunams of land in Judea, mostly in Gush Etzion, as state land, with the European Union (EU) and the U.S. State Department being the latest ones to issue condemnations.
 
Watch: A Guided Tour Of A Hamas Terror Tunnel
tour of terror tunnel
A new video released by the IDF Spokesperson's Unit provides an inside look at one of the many Hamas terror tunnels exposed and destroyed by the IDF during the recent Operation Protective Edge.
 
'They Knew The Dangers, But Believed The Story Had To Be Told'
filmmaker about two reporters killed
Filmmaker Matthew VanDyke, a close friend of the two US journalists Steven Sotloff and James Foley who were recently brutally beheaded by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) terrorists in Syria, has said both were committed to their work despite the dangers.
 
Kerry: U.S. Deeply Concerned By Rising Anti-Semitism
us deeply concerned by rising antisemitism
Secretary of State John Kerry said the recent rise in anti-Semitism is of great concern to the U.S. government.
 
Leading US Congressmen In Israel: Hamas And ISIS Are The Same
us congressmen in israel
Senior US Congressman Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Ed Royce (R-Calif) held a press conference together with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman Wednesday to emphasize the importance of the US-Israel alliance.
 
Islamic State Terrorists In Russian Jets: 'Putin, You're Next'
special message by IS to Putin
Islamic State terrorists fresh from the conquest of the last Syrian military base in the north of the country sent a "special message" to Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, as well as his key ally, Russian President Vladimir Putin.
 
Murdered US Journalist Was Actually Israeli
steve soltoff beheaded
A media gag order released reveals that American journalist Steven Sotloff, beheaded by Islamic State - had made aliyah, risked his life to fast on Yom Kippur and pray towards Jerusalem in captivity.
 
Murdered US Journalist "Kept His Judaism in Captivity"
steve soltoff beheaded
American journalist Steven Sotloff, who was brutally beheaded by the Islamic State terrorist group, took great risks to keep his Jewish faith in captivity, a former fellow-captive of the murdered journalist revealed.
 
Canadian Brothers Latest in Islamic State's "Foreign Legion"
canadian jihad
Further testimony has been brought regarding the powerful recruitment pull of the Islamic State on the West, as two young Muslim converts from Canada have been identified in the ranks of the extremist terrorist group.
 
Palestinians Push Three-Year Deadline for Israeli Withdrawals in UN
steve soltoff beheaded
The Palestinian Authority "unity government" intends to seek a UN Security Council resolution setting a three-year deadline for forcing Israel to withdraw from Judea and Samaria, a Palestine Liberation Organization official said Tuesday.

 
Islamic State Beheads Second US Journalist
steve soltoff beheaded
Footage reveals that Jewish-American journalist Steve Sotloff was beheaded by New Islamic State terrorists; third journalist is threatened, this time a British citizen.
 
London: Thousands Demand 'Zero Tolerance' for Anti-Semitism
uk against antisemitism
An unprecedented show of Jewish unity took place amidst mounting frustration in London; local Jews say "enough is enough" to anti-Semitic hate crimes.
 
IDF on High Alert in Golan as Syria Fighting Worsens
syria border israel
As fighting intensified between Syrian army troops and Islamist rebels, the IDF increased its presence on the Golan Heights Monday afternoon. Security officials fear that the fighting could "spill over" the Israeli border.
 
No More National Geographic Channel for Terrorist Prisoners
no national geographic for palestinian terrorists
National Geographic channel was removed from Megiddo prison, out of fear that terrorists would use its contents to plan escapes.
 
Infant Among Two Wounded in Rock and Firebomb Attacks
rock jerusalem
A three-year-old toddler was lightly wounded on Monday night by Arab terrorists that hurled rocks through the window of the bus she was riding in.
 
Syria: 42 Children Die in 36 Hours
syria in ruins, children dying
At least 42 children have been killed in government air strikes and shelling across Syria in the last 36 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said Sunday, according to AFP.
 
Bereaved Parents: "This is the Price We Pay For Being Here"
shahar shalev, idf soldier dies
"We received our boy for one and a half months as a gift, because his friends were killed in that battle and we had the time to say goodbye to him. This is the price for our being here, it is the kind of price that has to be paid and there is no alternative, unfortunately."
 
German Intel Chief: IS Attack in Europe Just a Matter of Time
isis in germany
German intel head says Germans fighting in Syria and Iraq pose a real threat; the Islamic State is 'the new in thing' for aspiring Islamists.

 
Sinai Terror Group Beheads 4 Accused of Spying for Israel
four beheaded in sinai by ansar bayit al maqdis
Four Egyptian men were beheaded by a Sinai-based terror group for allegedly spying for Israel. The headless bodies were found in the Sinai earlier this month.
 
IDF Soldier Dies of Wounds Sustained in Gaza Operation
shahar shalev, idf soldier dies
20-year-old Shahar Shalev, a Paratrooper from Alonei Habashan in the central Golan Heights, became Israel's 67th fallen soldier during the operation. His death brought the overall death-toll in Israel to 72.
 
Reports: Filipino UN Peacekeepers Escape into Israel
syrian rebels capture un personnel
According to reports in Syria, dozens of UN peacekeepers from the Philippines who had been holed up in two military positions in the Syrian Golan escaped into Israel Saturday.
 
France: Two Teenagers Arrested Over Synagogue Suicide Bomb Plot
two girls arrested in france accused of planning synagogueattack
A source from the French Central Directorate of Homeland Intelligence revealed that two Muslim girls, aged 15 and 17, were arrested a week ago, after authorities uncovered a plan to carry out a suicide bombing inside the Great Synagogue of Lyon.
 
Watch: Wounded Hero Saved Wife and Son from Shrapnel
jehan israel hero saves kids
Jehan Berman recounts how he was seriously wounded by Hamas mortar shrapnel; and how he managed to save his family because "nothing else matters."
 
British Islamic State Terrorist Threatens to 'Come Home'
isis in uk
UK terrorists in Syria tell CNN they're ready to commit "blessed acts" of beheading like with James Foley, also in the UK.
 
Abbas Says US Agreed to 'Palestine Along '67 Borders'
will us push israel to go back to 67 lines
The report comes after Abbas recently declared he would unilaterally ask the UN to set a deadline for Israel to withdraw to the 1949 Armistice lines, a move the US has opposed.
 
Burial of Missing Student Aharon Soffer
aharon soffer found dead
Aharon Soffer, a 23-year-old yeshiva student from New Jersey who went missing last Friday in the Jerusalem Forest and was found dead on Thursday, was brought for burial on Friday morning.
 
IDF Expects Syria to Attack Rebels Near Golan Crossing Tonight
eu calls for ceasefire
Senior IDF sources appraised on Thursday that Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces would attack the Syrian side of the Golan Heights over the course of the night, after the Quneitra border crossing to Israel on that side was captured by rebel forces the day before.
 
Israeli Company ReWalk Going Public
rewalk goes public
The Israeli company ReWalk Robotics, which builds exoskeletons to help people with spinal cord injuries stand and walk, is going public.
 
PA Wants Foreign Nationals Serving In IDF Investigated For War Crimes
riad malki wants idf nationals investigated for war crimes
Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riad Malki called on foreign governments whose citizens serve in the Israel Defense Forces to investigate them for war crimes in Gaza.
 
EU Calls For Ceasefire To Lead To 'Two State Solution'
eu calls for ceasefire
The European Union (EU) on Wednesday welcomed a long-term ceasefire between Israel and the terrorist organization Hamas in Gaza, calling for more talks to bring a "comprehensive and sustainable agreement."
 
Report: Second American Killed Fighting For IS In Syria
second american killed fighting for is
The Obama administration is investigating reports from Syria that a second American was killed over the weekend while fighting alongside Islamist State (IS, formerly ISIS) extremists, USA Today reported Wednesday.
 
89% Of Gaza Residents Support Rocket Attacks On Israel
89% of gaza res's support rocket fire on israel
89% of Gazans support indiscriminate rocket fire against Israel civilians, according to a poll released on Wednesday.

 
PA To Demand 'Israeli Withdrawal Timetable' At UN
pa to demand israeli withdrawal at un
The Palestinian Authority said Thursday that it was preparing to submit a demand that the UN Security Council set a timetable for a total Israeli withdrawal from Judea, Samaria, and most of Jerusalem.
 
Report: Abbas, Netanyahu Met In Secret
abbas, bibi met in secret
According to reports, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met last week with Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas.
 
Body 'Fitting Aharon Soffer's Description' Found In Jerusalem
body of soffer maybe found
As the search continued for Aharon Soffer, police were reported to be widening the area searched and adding additional forces to the efforts, but the latest reports indicate that the search may be over, after a body was found in Ein Kerem Thursday afternoon.

 
UN Confirms 43 Peacekeepers Captured by Syrian Rebels on Golan
syrian rebels capture un personnel
Syrian rebels have taken UN personnel prisoner after they took over the area near the Quneitra border crossing on the Golan Heights. The UN personnel were stationed on the Syrian side of the border.
 
UN Calls for "Restraint" Following Mortar Fire in Golan
syria rockets
The United Nations on Wednesday referred to the shells fired from Syria which hit the Israeli side of the Golan Heights and called on all sides to "exercise restraint".
 
Watch: Iron Dome Intercepts More Than 10 Rockets at Once
iron dome stops more than ten rockets at once
A video showing Iron Dome rockets fanning out to intercept multiple enemy rockets has gone contagiously viral worldwide.
 
Tank Shell From Syria Wounds One in Golan
rockets fall in golan israel
An Israeli was lightly wounded by tank fire in the Golan Heights late in the afternoon on Wednesday, after a possibly errant shell struck an Israeli community in the region.
 
UN Sends First Convoy From Egypt to Gaza Since 2007
rafah border gaza
A United Nations humanitarian aid convoy crossed into Gaza from Egypt on Wednesday, for the first time since Israel imposed a security blockade on the Hamas-ruled terror haven in 2007. Egypt since last year has imposed a siege of its own on Gaza.
 
Two Mortar Shells Fired at Golan
rockets fall in golan israel
Pitched battles between Syrian president Bashar Assad's forces and rebels, in the area of Quneitra, spilled over into Israel Wednesday morning. Two mortar shells exploded in the Israeli Golan Heights.
 
Gaza Ceasefire: What Did Israel Agree to?
israel gaza ceasefire points
Azzam al-Ahmed, head of the Palestinian Authority delegation in the Cairo truce talks, revealed to AFP on Tuesday night what exactly was in the long-term ceasefire deal that Israel agreed to, and which went into effect at 7 p.m. that night.
 
Gaza Barrage Kills One, Injures Six Others
gaza barrage kills one, injures 6
As the Palestinian Authority (PA) claimed that Israel had agreed to a long-term ceasefire on Tuesday, Hamas wounded seven more Israelis with a rocket and mortar barrage on the south. One was wounded critically and shortly thereafter died of his wounds.
 
Ceasefire Begins, With Rockets Still Raining Down on Israel
abbas israel peace gaza
An Egyptian-brokered ceasefire began at 7 p.m. (16:00 GMT) today (Tuesday), after being officially accepted by the Israeli government just minutes before. At 7:15 p.m. more rocket sirens were sounded in the Eshkol Regional Council area, indicating a further breach of the declared ceasefire.
 
Islamic State Planning To Use Drones To Attack Israel
is plans to use drones to attack israel
A member of the Islamic State (IS, formerly known as ISIS) has threatened that the organization would soon use unmanned drones to attack Israel.
 
Two Rockets Strike Upper Galilee
two rockets strike galilee
Sirens sounded throughout the Upper Galilee close to 10:15 pm Monday night, just before a series of explosions were heard near Kiryat Shmona.
 
Dozens Of People Donate Platelets For Injured Soldier
dozens donate platelets
The parents of Shahar Shelo, a Paratrooper who was badly injured in the first days of the ground offensive in Gaza, asked the public to help save his life earlier this week - and the public responded.
 
Islamic State Setting A Dangerous Trend, Expert Warns
is setting dangerous trend
Israeli security assessments of the threat posed by Islamic State to the region indicate that its lawlessness, not the group itself, threaten the Middle East, according to a recent article.
 
Gaza Rocket Strikes Kindergarten - Again
gaza rocket strikes kindergarten again
A rocket struck an empty kindergarten playground in Ashdod Tuesday afternoon, causing damage but leaving no injuries.
 
Hamas: Our War Is For Liberating Jerusalem, Not Lifting Blockade
war for liberating jerusalem
Hamas's true objective in Operation Protective Edge - and negotiations that may follow - is in "liberating" Jerusalem from the Jews, a Hamas spokesman stated earlier this week.
 
Poll: Netanyahu's Approval Rating Plummets
netanyahu's rating plummets
A poll of Israelis showed that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's approval rating has plunged to 38 percent in the last month from a high of 82 percent.
 
Mumbai Chabad House To Reopen
chabad house to reopen in Mumbai
The reconstructed Chabad house in Mumbai, which closed after a terror attack six years ago, is set to reopen.
 
Ashkelon Man Tells Of 'Miraculous Escape' From Rocket Strike
man tells of miraculous escape from rocket
The owner of a house which suffered a direct hit in a rocket attack in Ashkelon this morning, has told of his "miraculous" escape.
 
Rabbinic Court Bars Woman From Introducing Her Children To Female Partner
rabbinic court bans woman from introd children to female partner
A government rabbinic court in Jerusalem issued an order prohibiting a woman from bringing her children to meet her female romantic partner.

 
Anti-Semitic Fliers Delivered To Sydney Jewish Neighborhoods
antisem fliers to sydney jewish hoods
Anti-Semitic fliers were dropped in the mailboxes of private homes in Jewish suburbs of Sydney.
 
Jerusalem Arab Indicted For Aiding Three Teens' Murderer
arab indicted for aiding teens murderers
The Jerusalem District Attorney on Tuesday submitted an indictment against Wael Karameh, an Arab resident of Jerusalem's Anata neighborhood in the east of the capital, for aiding the murderers of Eyal Yifrah (19), Naftali Frenkel (16) and Gilad Sha'ar (16) hy''d.
 
Obama Authorizes Islamic State Recon Flights In Syria
obama authorizes is recon flights
US President Barack Obama on Monday authorized reconnaissance flights over the war-torn nation of Syria, in an apparent prelude to a possible US airstrike on Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) terrorists in the country.
 
Report: Israel, Hamas Agree to a Long-term Ceasefire
abbas israel peace gaza
After Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu called together senior security sources to discuss a long-term ceasefire with Hamas and other Gazan terrorists as proposed by Egypt, Palestinian Authority sources on Tuesday afternoon claim Israel has agreed to the truce.
 
Direct Hit on House in Ashkelon
ashdod house hit by gaza
A Hamas rocket scored a direct hit on a home in Ashkelon Tuesday morning, causing injuries to six members of the family that lives in it.
 
IDF Reveals The Gaza That The UN Is Hiding
idf reveals the gaza that un is hiding
An informative new video posted to YouTube on Monday by the IDF shows how the damage in Gaza reported by the UN is only giving half of the picture, and skewing the facts on the ground.
 
Hamas Mortar Barrage: 20 Shells in 10 Minutes
gaza mortars
At approximately 6 p.m. on Monday evening Gaza terrorists launched a particularly ferocious mortar barrage onto Southern Israel. A full 20 mortar shells peppered the Israeli communities in the course of a mere ten minutes.
 
Call-Up Of Additional 10,000 Israeli Reservists Authorized
reservists called to idf
A Knesset committee authorized the call-up of an additional 10,000 Israeli reserve soldiers.
 
Parents Of Four Year-Old Killed By Rocket Fire Speak Out
parents of 4 yr old killed speak out
Heavy mourning and difficult feelings pervade the family home of Daniel Tragerman, hy"d, the four year-old boy who was killed last Friday from fatal injuries after a mortar shell attack on his Nahal Oz home.
 
London Mosque With Terror Past Locks Up Journalist
london mosque locks up journalist
A British journalist working for Al Jazeera was held against his will while trying to get an interview at London's Finsbury Park Mosque, which formerly was run by the notorious Al Qaeda cleric Abu Hamza, recently convicted on multiple terror charges.
 
IS-Linked Suspects Identified In James Foley Beheading
is iinked suspects to foley beheading
British authorities have closed in on a number of suspects in the brutal murder of American journalist James Foley, British news outlets reported Friday, after linguistics experts determined that his executioner was a London immigrant to Syria.
 
Abducted American Journalist Released From Syria
journalist released from syria
Just days after the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) last Tuesday released a video of the horrific decapitation of American journalist James Foley in Syria, an American journalist was released from the war-torn state.

 
Republicans Call For More Aggressive Action Against IS
republicans call for more action against isis
Republican lawmakers on Sunday called for more aggressive U.S. action to defeat the Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq, accusing President Barack Obama of policies that have failed to thwart potential new threats on U.S. soil, according to Reuters.
 
After Executions, Hamas Arrests 150 More 'Collaborators'
hamas arrests more collaborators
Hamas is continuing a witch-hunt against suspected "collaborators" in an effort to ascertain how Israel knew of their whereabouts despite their best efforts to remain undetected.
 
Iran Says It Shot Down Israeli Drone Near Natanz Nuclear Facility
iran shot down israeli drone
Iran claimed that it shot down an Israeli drone near its Natanz uranium enrichment facility.

 
Earthquake Damages Napa Valley Chabad Center
earthquake damages napa
The Napa Valley Chabad Jewish Center suffered damage in a 6.1 magnitude earthquake.
 
Israel Is 'Choosing Not To Win', Says British Expert
israel choosing not to win?
Barak Seener, an Associate fellow at Britain's Royal United Services Institute for Defense and Security Studies, thinks Israel is "choosing not to win" the war in Gaza.
 
570 Rockets Fired On Israel In 5 Days
570 rockets fired on israel in 5 days
No fewer than 570 rockets have been fired at Israel over a five day period, the Foreign Ministry revealed Sunday, tallying the total rocket count since Hamas broke an extended ceasefire on August 19.
 
Airstrike Eliminates Gaza Terrorists Firing Rockets
army of islam
In coordinated action between the IDF and the Israel Security Agency on Sunday, terrorists from the Gaza terror group "Army of Islam" were eliminated right before they were about to attack Israel.
 
Morning Rocket Barrage Targets Southern Israel
rockets still flying into israel from gaza
Gaza terrorists have fired tens of rockets at southern Israel Monday morning, as well as at least one long-range rocket at central Israel. 120 rockets were fired into Israel on Sunday.
 
Four Year-Old Killed By Mortar Shell Laid to Rest
daniel tragerman
"We were the happiest family in the world and I do not accept this," she added. "My Daniel, we want to thank you for teaching us to love, to smile, and for giving us many moments of joy in such a short time. You're smart, sensitive, beautiful."
 
Abbas to Present Deadline for Israel to "End Occupation"
abbas wants israel to withdraw to 67 lines
Aides to Abbas on Sunday told The Associated Press that he will soon appeal to the international community to set a deadline for Israel to withdraw back to the pre-1967 borders and make way for an independent Palestinian state.
 
Funeral Set for Four-Year-Old Boy Killed By Mortar Shell
daniel turjeman, four year old boy killed by gaza rocket fire
Funeral arrangements have been set for four year-old Daniel Tragerman, who was killed by Hamas rocket fire Friday afternoon after a rocket struck near his home in Kibbutz Nahal Oz.
 
Five Rockets from Syria Hit Golan Heights
rockets fall in golan
Five rockets were fired from Syria overnight Saturday and exploded near communities in the Golan Heights. Three sirens were heard in local communities before the rockets exploded.
 
4-Year-Old Killed by Mortar in Southern Israel
daniel turjeman, four year old boy killed by gaza rocket fire
A four-year-old was killed on Friday evening after a mortar launched from the northern Gaza Strip directly slammed into a car.
 
Gaza Rocket Scores Direct Hit on Ashdod Synagogue
synagogue israel hit by gaza rocket
A rocket fired by terrorists in Gaza has caused considerable damage to a synagogue in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod.
 
Report: New UN Resolution Demands Talks Based on 1949 Lines
israel 1949 lines
A new UN Security Council resolution proposed by Germany, Britain and France calling for an end to violence in Gaza contains some significant caveats that are reportedly garnering opposition from Israel.
 
Netanyahu: Hamas is ISIS, ISIS is Hamas
hunting for jihadist who beheaded american journalist
"We face the same Islamist network and we have to fight it together," said Netanyahu.
 
Gaza Terror Rockets Target Jerusalem Area
gaza rockets target jerusalem
Rocket sirens on Thursday night were sounded just ten minutes before 9 p.m. in Modi'in, as well as several communities in Samaria, and the Shfela lowland region between the Jerusalem hills and the coast.
 
The Killing Machine Called ISIS
killing machine called isis
From a small insurgent group formed over a decade ago to fight Western forces in Iraq, the Islamic State has grown today into an organized army, conquering, murdering and displacing anyone who defies its rule along the way.

 
Paris: 300 Rally Against Israel's Airstrikes In Gaza
300 rally against israel's airstrikes in gaza
Leftist and pro-Palestinian Arab activists rallied in Paris on Wednesday to urge Israel to end its airstrikes in Gaza, The Associated Press (AP) reported.

 
Islamic State Executioner Of James Foley: 'John' From London
hunting for jihadist who beheaded american journalist
"John" is said to be the leader of a contingent of British fighters for IS nicknamed "The Beatles", due to their British nationality, and is described as "well-educated, intelligent, but highly committed member of the extremist terror group."
 
Watch: Islamic State Forcibly Converts Hundreds Of Yazidis
islamic state forcibly converts hundreds
The Islamic State terrorist group has released a video, purportedly showing hundreds of members of the Yazidi minority sect converting to Islam.
 
Woman's Cancer Drives Daughter To Research Breakthrough
cancer drives daughter to research breakthrough
Dr. Svetlana Bunimovich, lecturer at the University of Ariel, will present research done using mathematical models, to improve the treatment of bladder cancer, at a conference to be held at Ariel University next week.
 
Hamas Terror Chief Deif's Daughter Also Killed In Strike
hamas chief daughter killed in strike
Following the targeted assassination attempt Tuesday night against Mohammed Deif, head of the Hamas "military wing" Al-Qassam Brigades, the body of another family member of the arch-terrorist has reportedly been found.
 
Badly Wounded Hero Had Shielded Children
badly wounded hero shielded children
A man who was seriously wounded by a Hamas rocket Thursday had been shielding children with his own body.
 
U.S. Reveals Failed Attempt to Rescue ISIS Hostages in Syria
james foley attacked
A recent attempt to rescue American journalist James Foley and others in Syria failed, a U.S. official told CNN on Wednesday.
 
Three Senior Hamas Commanders Killed in Pre-Dawn Airstrike
The armed wing of Hamas announced Thursday that three of its senior commanders were killed in a pre-dawn Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.
 
Hamas Threatens Ben-Gurion Airport, Warns Airlines to Stay Away
hamas tries to hit israeli gas field
Hamas's "military wing" warned foreign airlines on Wednesday against flying into Tel Aviv, threatening to step up its six-week conflict with Israel after firing more than 100 rockets on Israeli civilians and pulling out of peace talks.
 
Hamas Aims for Israeli Natural Gas Field
hamas tries to hit israeli gas field
Hamas rockets have not hit an Israeli natural gas field, the IDF stated Wednesday, after the terror group's "military wing" boasted two false hits about 30 kilometer from Gaza.
 
Switzerland: Muslim Protesters Attempt to Storm Synagogue
Muslim anti-Israel demonstrators attempted to force their way into a synagogue in Switzerland, the latest in a string of attacks on synagogues in Europe.
 
Hamas: Israel Tried to Eliminate Head of "Military Wing"
israel goes after mohammed deif
Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouk accused Israel on Tuesday night of having trying to eliminate the head of the group's "military wing", Mohammed Deif, in one of its airstrikes on Gaza.
 
Firebomb Attacks in Jerusalem Set Home, Bus on Fire
nlotov cocktail attacks launched in jerusalem
An Israeli bus and Jewish home to the immediate east and south-east of the Old City have been hit by molotov cocktail terror attacks launched by Arab terrorists.
 
BREAKING: Gaza Terrorists Fire Rocket Towards Jerusalem
iron dome stops rocket barrage on israel after ceasefire
A rocket barrage from Gaza on Tuesday evening targeted Jerusalem. Sirens were heard in the capital and its vicinity shortly before midnight.
 
BREAKING: Gaza Launches Nighttime Rocket Barrage on Central Israel, Tel Aviv
iron dome stops rocket barrage on israel after ceasefire
Gaza terrorists kept up their rocket assault on Israel Tuesday night by firing an eight-rocket barrage on Tel Aviv, and on the southern and Gush Dan central region several minutes before 11 p.m.

 
Missing Soldier Found Dead
missing soldier found dead
The body of missing IDF soldier David Menachem Gordon, 21, has been found dead just days after going missing Sunday.
 
PA Daily Claims Teens' Murder 'Fabricated' To Start War
pa claims teens murder fabricated
The official Palestinian Authority (PA) daily newspaper has accused Israel of making up the abduction and murder of Naftali Frenkel (16), Gilad Sha'ar (16) and Eyal Yifrah (19) hy''d on June 12 by Hamas terrorists as an excuse to launch Operations Brother's Keeper and Protective Edge.
 
IS Plans For the Future: "The Jews Time Will Come"
jews and hezbollah's time will come
One undercover reporter spoke with an American born fighter for IS, asking for instructions on how to join the combat forces and what the organization's intentions were. The answers are chilling.
 
Israeli Envoy To Britain Visits 'Israel-Free Zone'
israel envoy to uk israel free zone
Israel's ambassador to the United Kingdom visited a city whose representative to Parliament declared an "Israel-free zone."
 
Worse Than Hamas? Gaza's Other Terror Groups
worse than hamas?
Many of Hamas' fellow jihadi travelers in Gaza don't have the same interests. For most, their sole goal is to fight - not just against Israel, but to spread Islamist rule across the whole world.
 
Three Israeli Arabs Arrested For Robbing Holocaust Survivors
3 arabs arrested for robbing holocaust survivors
The three men, residents of Baka al-Gharbia in their 30s and 40s, allegedly committed a brutal break-in and robbery at the home of two Holocaust survivors.
 
Netanyahu Pulls Israeli Delegation From Cairo Talks
bibi pulls israeli delegation from cairo talks
Israeli diplomatic sources on Tuesday revealed that following this afternoon's breach of the ceasefire by Gaza terrorists, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon have recalled the Israeli delegation from Cairo truce talks.
 
IAF Strikes Gaza In Response To Rocket Fire
iaf strikes gaza in response to fire
The Israeli Air Force has struck terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip in response to rocket fire this afternoon, following Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's order to strike back hard against the perpetrators.
 
Netanyahu Orders IDF Response After Rockets Fired at Be'er Sheva
rockets in israel again
On Tuesday afternoon, hours before the third extension of a ceasefire between Israel and the terrorist organizations of Hamas and Islamic Jihad in Gaza came to an end, rocket explosions were heard in Be'er Sheva.
 
Denmark: 100s March Through Muslim Area to Protest Anti-Semitism
antisemitism parade coppenhagen
Hundreds of protesters wearing yarmulkas, Stars of David and other Jewish symbols marched through a predominantly Muslim neighborhood of the Danish capital of Copenhagen, in a march against anti-Semitism.
 
Gaza Ceasefire Extended by 24 Hours
palestinian delegation cairo meets with israel gaza ceasefire
Israeli and Palestinian Arab negotiators agreed on Monday to extend a temporary ceasefire in Gaza by 24 hours to conduct more talks on a long-term truce, a senior Palestinian Authority official said.
 
"Breakthrough" Reported in Cairo Talks; Deal Initialed
palestinian delegation cairo meets with israel gaza ceasefire
The Israeli and Palestinian teams to Cairo ceasefire talks have signed their initials to a permanent ceasefire agreement, according to an unconfirmed report by Bethlehem-based Ma'an news.

 
Train Service In Southern Israel Suspended Over Security Fears
train service in south israel halted
Train service between Ashkelon and Sderot in southern Israel was halted due to security reasons.
 
IDF Demolishes Homes Of Men Suspected Of Killing Israeli Teens
homes of kidnappers demolished
The homes of two of the men who are said to have planned and carried out the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teens were demolished, while a third was sealed off.
 
Protesters Prevent Israeli Cargo Ship From Docking In Calif.
protesters prevent israeli cargo ship from docking
Pro-Palestinian protesters prevented an Israeli cargo ship from unloading at a California port for two straight days.
 
In Sderot, Netanyahu Urges Steadfastness
netanyahu urges steadfastness in sderot
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Sderot on Monday and delivered a message of steadfastness, as the latest ceasefire between Israel and Hamas drew to a close.
 
US Pressuring PA Not To Sue Israel For 'War Crimes'
us pressuring pa not to sue israel for war crimes
A report on Monday reveals that America and other Western countries are pressuring the Palestinian Authority (PA) not to carry out its threat of suing Israel at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for "war crimes."
 
Obama Authorizes Airstrikes On Iraq's Mosul Dam
obama authorizes airstrikes on mosul dam
The White House on Sunday said President Barack Obama had informed Congress he authorized U.S. airstrikes in Iraq to help retake control of the Mosul Dam, Reuters reported.

 
UN Says It Will Take 'Months' To Rebuild Gaza
un says it will take months to rebuild gaza
United Nations humanitarian chief Valerie Amos said Sunday on a visit to Iran that it will take months to repair damage to the UN's infrastructure caused by the Israeli airstrikes in Gaza.
 
Norway And Egypt Gathering Funds To Rebuild Gaza
norway and egypt gather funds to rebuild gaza
Norway announced on Monday that a group of international donors are to meet in Cairo to pledge funds for rebuilding the Hamas stronghold of Gaza, as soon as a truce deal is reached.

 
Sainsbury's Apologizes For Kosher Food Removal
sainsbury apologizes for kosher food removal
The Sainsbury's supermarket chain issued a statement Monday morning apologizing for removing kosher products from one of its branches.
 
Hamas Coup Against Abbas Foiled
gaza
A large scale operation mounted from May to August by the IDF and Israel Security Agency foiled a Hamas network's plot to carry out a coup in the Palestinian Authority in Judea and Samaria.

 
IDF Preparing for Possible Resumption of Rocket Fire
gaza
The IDF is preparing for a possible resumption of rocket fire from Gaza on Monday evening, as the current five-day ceasefire is set to expire.
 
Israel to Stop Exports of "Settlement Products' to EU
judea samaria stopping exports to EU
Israel will end its export of poultry and dairy produce to the European Union from Jewish communities beyond the Green Line, Israeli and European officials said on Sunday, according to AFP.
 
Hamas Threatens Terror in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria
hsmas gaza
The Hamas terrorist organization in Gaza on Sunday called for an escalation of terror attacks on Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria as an "expression of support" for the war on Israel being waged from Gaza.
 
Hamas Rejects Egyptian Ceasefire Proposal, Threatens "Long War"
hamas refuses egypt peace treaty
In a message posted on his Facebook page, Hamas's "foreign affairs" chief Osama Hamdan said the Islamist terror group rejects the current Egyptian proposal, and pledged a "long war" of attrition against Israel.
 
EU Offers to Take Charge of Gaza Border Crossings
egypts truce israel palestinians
The European Union on Friday offered to take charge of Gaza's border crossings and work to prevent illegal arms flows, according to The Associated Press.
 
Egypt's 11-Point Ceasefire Plan Revealed
egypts truce israel palestinians
An Egyptian newspaper publishes Egypt's plan for a long-term ceasefire in Gaza. Sides have yet to agree to these terms.
 
Islamic Jihad: Truce Deal With Israel Next Monday
islamic jihad truce with israel
An Islamic Jihad spokesperson on Friday claimed that a truce deal with Israel will be signed as soon the current five-day ceasefire ends next Monday at midnight. The Islamic Jihad terrorist confirmed numerous reports that the proposed truce deal would ease the blockade on Gaza.
 
Netanyahu: UN Grants Legitimacy to Terrorists
netanyahu says un is hypocritical
Israel Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu lashed out at the UN Human Rights Council, accusing it of granting "legitimacy to terror organizations" by investigating Israel for alleged war crimes in Gaza.
 
Pentagon on Weapons to Israel: We're Assessing the Process
obama blocks israel missile shipment
The Pentagon says the process of supplying weapons to Israel is being "constantly assessed".

 
PA Accuses The US Of Establishing Radical Terror Organization ISIS
pa accuses us of establishing isis
The Palestinian Authority official daily has published five articles in the last six weeks accusing the United States of establishing the radical Islamic movement Islamic State (ISIS or IS) that has conquered vast territory in Syria and Iraq in recent months.
 
Bennett: For Every Rocket, Hit 20 Commanders' Homes In Gaza
bennett on gaza war
Jewish Home Chairman and Economics Minister Naftali Bennett said Thursday that it is time to stop the "unbecoming" negotiations with Hamas and opt for unilateral action against the terror organization.
 
If Fighting Resumes, UK WIll Stop Arms Sale To Israel
uk will stop sales to israel if fighting resumes
The United Kingdom will not allow a weapons sale to Israel to move forward should Israel and Hamas continue fighting once a three-day truce expires.

 
Yazidi Toddler Undergoes Heart Surgery In Israel
yazidi toddler has heart surgery in israel
A child from the persecuted Yazidi ethnic group of northern Iraq received heart surgery in Israel.
 
1,000 Gather For Max Steinberg Memorial Service
1,000 gather for steinberg memorial service
Fallen Israeli soldier Max Steinberg found "inner peace" in his army service, his mother told a crowd of 1,000 at a memorial service in his native Southern California.
 
Poll Shows Nationalist Surge; Jewish Home At 19 Seats
poll shows nationalist surge
The latest Knesset Channel poll indicates that the nationalist and religious bloc would surge if elections were held today.
 
Malaysian Teen Investigated For 'Liking' Israel
malaysian teen investigated for liking israel
Police in the Muslim-majority country of Malaysia are investigating a Malaysian teenager for "sedition," after he "liked" a pro-Israel Facebook post.
 
Obama Reportedly Blocks Israel Missile Shipment
obama blocks israel missile shipment
A new report reveals that US President Barack Obama's administration stopped a shipment of missiles to Israel late last month and tightened weapons shipment procedures to Israel.

 
US Post Offices Reportedly Refusing Mail To Israel
us post office refusing mail to israel
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has written to complain to the US Postmaster General, after receiving widespread reports that US post offices around America have been refusing to accept mail to Israel.
 
Obama Stresses Importance of "Sustainable" Gaza Ceasefire
obama on israeli palestinian ceasefire
U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday told Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that it was important to reach an agreement on a permanent ceasefire in Gaza.
 
Israel Retaliates: Launches Airstrikes on Terror Targets in Gaza
israel retaliates to rockets
The Israel Air Force attacked targets in Gaza on Wednesday night. The attacks came after Gaza terrorists fired rockets at southern Israel.
 
Ceasefire, Hamas Style: Rocket Barrage Hits Southern Israel
gaza ceasefire again
Gaza terrorists fired a barrage of rockets towards southern Israel on Wednesday night, just moments before one ceasefire was set to end and a new one to begin.
 
Israel and Hamas Agree to Extend Ceasefire
gaza ceasefire again
Israel and the Palestinian Arabs agreed late Wednesday to extend a ceasefire in Gaza after failing to reach a long term agreement in Cairo.
 
BREAKING: Sirens Sound in South
war in gaza
Conflicting reports from Cairo talks, with midnight deadline just hours away. Israeli team flies home. Palestinians giving press conference. Thousands of IDF reservists were deployed to the Gaza front.
 
As Lull Ticks Away, Hamas Says All Options are Open"
children in gaza
The terror group still won't give up its demands for sea and air ports. Ceasefire ends at midnight.
 
Hamas & PA Reportedly Refuse to Return Soldiers' Bodies
oron and hadar bodies negotiated for israel gaza truce
Israel is refusing to any truce agreement that would not include the return of the bodies of Second Lt.Hadar Goldin and First Sgt. Oron Shaul. The Palestinian and Hamas delegation is reportedly refusing to discuss the issue, demanding the release of terrorists jailed in Israel.
 
Chief Suspect Describes Murder Of Palestinian Teen Mohammed Khdeir
suspect describes murder of pal. teen
The chief suspect in the murder of Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir described the killing in testimony released by Israel's police.
 
Pope Francis Organizes Soccer Match To Promote Peace
francis organizes soccer match
Pope Francis has organized an exhibition soccer match with all-star players to promote peace between Israelis and Palestinians.
 
Will PA's New 'Arab Idol' Song Replace Hamas Hit?
will pa's new arob idol song replace hamas hit?
A new song calling for the elimination of Israel by Mohammed Assaf of Gaza, who won the "Arab Idol" singing contest last June, is all the rage on Palestinian Authority (PA) TV, where it has been playing heavily since its first broadcast July 29.
 
Hamas Brags Of Holding Israel 'At Gunpoint' In Talks
hamas brags of holding israel at gunpoint
In a newly translated interview, Hamas spokesperson Husam Badran declared that his terror organization is holding truce talks in Cairo with Israel being held "at gunpoint" to accept the group's demands.
 
UN Gaza Probe Head: Me? Anti-Israel?
un gaza probe head: me anti israel?
Prof. William Schabas, a Canadian law professor chosen to helm a United Nations commission examining possible war crimes in Gaza scoffed Monday at charges he's biased against Israel, but his past utterances leave little doubt as to his lack of objectivity.
 
Contradictory Reports On Cairo Truce Talks
contradictory reports on cairo talks
A senior diplomatic Israeli source sees wide gaps but Hamas talks of compromise.
 
Official Calls Major Academic Boycott An "Oxymoron"
major boycott an
The announcement by more than one hundred international academics that they have joined the ranks of those advocating a boycott of the state of Israel is being hailed as a victory by the "BDS" movement.
 
Israel Working To Retrieve Fallen Soldier's Remains
israel working to retrieve soldier's remains
The Israeli government is making every effort to retrieve the body of Sgt. Oron Shaul for burial, Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon told the slain soldier's family.
 
How Much Has Israel's War In Gaza Cost?
how much has israel's war in gaza cost
After the missiles have stopped, after the troops have come home, even after most of the wounded are out of the hospital, Israelis will still be feeling the burden of Operation Protective Edge - this time in their pockets.
 
France: Demand To Change Name Of 'Death To Jews' Village
change name of town called death to jews
The Simon Wiesenthal Center has sent a letter to France's interior minister to demand that a tiny hamlet south of Paris called "Death to Jews" be renamed.

 
Hamas Clarifies Truce Would Only Be To Plan Next War
hamas clarifies truce only to plan next war
Even as Israeli representatives are in Cairo to discuss a truce with Hamas on Tuesday, the terrorist group is taking pains to clarify it has no intentions of desisting from trying to wipe Israel off the map.
 
Sixty Days Later, Parents Of Abducted Teens Speak
parents of teens speak
The parents of the three yeshiva boys who were abducted and murdered gave a moving interview to Israel Hayom on Tuesday on the days of waiting, the moments of difficulty and hope - and the news of finding the bodies.
 
Robin Williams Found Dead at 63
robin williams dead at 63
Comedian and actor Robin Williams supported Israel and considered himself an "honorary Jew."
 
George Clooney's Fiancee, Alamuddin Rejects Serving on UN's Gaza Panel
unhrc
Amal Alamuddin, a British human rights lawyer who was named to the United Nations panel that will investigate Israel's alleged "war crimes" in Gaza, has rejected the role - but not because she is pro-Israel.
 
Meet the Panel That is Going to Investigate Israeli "War Crimes"
unhrc
A three-member panel appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council will investigate allegations that Israel violated humanitarian law in Gaza during Operation Protective Edge. The commission of inquiry will be headed by Canada’s William Schabas, and include Amal Alamuddin, and Doudou Diene.
 
Images Of War - Operation Protective Edge
imges of war
A ceasefire is as good a time as any to select some of the most striking photos of Operation Protective Edge.
 
Fatah Brags It Killed 11,000 Israelis
Fatah
To show its prominence Fatah did not choose to cite any actions seeking peace but only actions of violence and terror, even claiming fictitiously that its attacks have killed 11,000 Israelis.

 
According To Hamas: Hamas Fighters Are Civilians, But All Israelis Are Soldiers
hamas executes dozens of pal's for collaborations
According to Hamas TV broadcasts, all Israelis "are soldiers" and therefore legitimate targets to be massacred.
 
Garnier Facing Boycott Calls Over Toiletries Donation to Israeli soldiers
garnier facing boycott calls
Garnier was facing a boycott threat over its donation of personal care products to female Israeli soldiers serving in the Gaza operation.
 
London, Cape Town Rallies Against Israel's Gaza Campaign
rallies against israel in london, cape town
Tens of thousands of protesters in both London and Cape Town slammed Israel's military operation in the Gaza Strip.

 
Israeli Negotiators Arrive In Cairo For Truce Talks
israeli negot.'s arrive in cairo for talks
Israeli negotiators arrived in Cairo for talks on a permanent truce with Palestinian factions in Gaza after a 72-hour cease-fire remained in place.
 
Report: Norway, Turkey Offered Gaza Seaport To Hamas
norway, turkey offered gaza a seaport
Turkey and Norway have expressed their willingness in principle to operate a seaport in the Hamas enclave of Gaza, according to the Palestinian delegation in Cairo.
 
$50,000 Offered For Info On Miami Rabbi Shooting
50,000 offered for info on rabbi shot in miami
The Jewish community of Miami has offered a $50,000 reward for information leading to an arrest regarding the murder of Rabbi Joseph Raksin hy''d, reports the Miami Herald.
 
IDF 'Tunnel Dome' May Be Deployed By 2015
idf tunnel dome may be deployed by 2015
According to a senior IDF officer, the military is about to carry out comprehensive field tests of technological means for locating tunnels.
 
Yankees Host Farewell Party for Newest IDF Members
yankees send off lone soldiers
Lone Soldiers receive a special farewell from the New York Yankees before making Aliyah to serve in the IDF.
 
IS Forces Kill 500 Yazidis, Some of Whom Were Buried Alive
isis strikes usa iraq
Terrorists from the Islamic State (formerly ISIS) have killed at least 500 members of Iraq's Yazidi ethnic minority, some of which were buried alive. An additional 300 women were kidnapped as slaves.

 
Hillary Clinton Supports IDF Control of Judea, Samaria
hillary clinton supports israel
Hillary Clinton devoted a large part of an interview with The Atlantic to strong support for Israel, saying "If I were the prime minister of Israel, you're damn right I would expect to have control over security."
 
Hamas Fires Rocket Barrage Moments Before Ceasefire
rocket barrage just before ceasefir israel
Hamas terrorists fired a barrage of rockets towards Israel, including Tel Aviv, just before midnight on Sunday night, when a new 72-hour ceasefire went into effect.
 
Teen Abduction Mastermind Still at Large in Gaza?
kidnapped boys israel
Palestinian Authority security officials revealed Sunday that a Hamas terrorist expelled to Gaza in the Gilad Shalit deal was in fact behind the abduction and murder of Gilad Sha''ar (16), Naftali Frenkel (16) and Eyal Yifrah (19) on June 12.
 
Hamas Disturbs Sabbath Calm with Rocket Barrage
rocket hits sderot itsrael
As Israelis were welcoming the Sabbath on Friday evening, Hamas terrorists had plans of their own, firing five rockets towards the south.
 
British Lawmaker Declares his British Constituency an "Israel-Free Zone"
george galloway
Police in Britain are looking into complaints against a lawmaker who called for his constituency to be "declared an Israel-free zone," and stated that Israeli goods, services and academics were likewise unwelcome.
 
Two Wounded from Rocket Fire; IAF Retaliates
idf strikes gaza in response to renewed rocket fire
"The renewed rocket attacks by terrorists at Israel are unacceptable, intolerable and shortsighted. "Hamas' bad decision to breach the ceasefire will be pursued by the IDF, we will continue to strike Hamas, its infrastructure, its operatives and restore security for the State of Israel."
 
Miracle in Sderot: Rocket Hits House, But No Injuries
rocket hits sderot itsrael
A rocket fired from Gaza scored a direct hit on a house in the embattled Israeli city of Sderot - but miraculously no injuries were caused as the residents were out at the time.
 
Rockets Fired as Truce Breaks; Negotiations Continue
israelis seek shelter from rockets
Sirens have sounded in Ashkelon, Hof Ashkelon, Sderot, the Eshkol region, and the Gaza Belt area Friday, as a 72-hour ceasefire ended between Israel and terrorist organizations in Gaza.
 
Netanyahu Thanks Diaspora Jews For Standing With Israel
pm thanks diaspora jews
In a letter to Jewish communities around the world, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is thanking them for their support in the recent weeks.
 
Hamas TV: Every Muslim Mother "Must Nurse Her Children On Hatred Of The Sons Of Zion"
hamas tv nurses hatred
A Muslim Brotherhood leader in Kuwait, Tareq Al-Suwaidan, said Muslims "hate" the sons of Zion.
 
Hamas TV: Perhaps Destruction In Gaza Is "For The Best"
hamas tv cites victory
Hamas is attempting to convince Palestinians that its military actions during the Gaza conflict were victorious and that the war it caused, with all its destruction, was beneficial to the Palestinians.
 
Video: What Is Hamas Doing To Schools And Hospitals In Gaza?
what is hamas doing to schools and hospitals?
The IDF Spokesperson's Unit has released another video which shows how Hamas fires at Israel from schools, hospitals, mosques and cemeteries in Gaza.
 
Hamas Executes Dozens of Palestinians For 'Collaboration'
hamas executes dozens of pal's for collaborations
A security official in Gaza, defined as someone close to the Hamas-controlled security forces, confirmed Tuesday that "resistance groups" in Gaza executed tens of Palestinians deemed as alleged "informants" to Israel during Operation Protective Edge.
 
Injured Gazans Being Treated In Israeli Hospitals
injured gazans treated in israeli hospitals
Doctors and aid agencies are trying to capitalize on a truce in Gaza to evacuate more wounded Palestinians for life-saving medical treatment in Israel and Jordan.
 
Jonathan Pollard Turns 60 Behind Bars
pollard turns 60 behind bars
Jonathan Pollard turned 60 this week, according to both the Hebrew and Gregorian calendars.

 
Hospitals Treated Over 2,200 Civilians, Soldiers During Gaza Op.
israel's hospitals treated over 2200 civilians
During the course of Operation Protective Edge, Israel's hospitals treated some 2,200 injured civilians and soldiers, the Health Ministry said Thursday.
 
Hamas Holds 'Victory Rally' In Gaza
hamas holds victory rally
Hamas staged a "victory rally" on Thursday in Gaza, as the future of a three-day ceasefire remains uncertain.
 
US Lawsuit Targets Arab Bank Over Hamas Terror Attacks
us lawsuit targets arab bank
Next Monday, attorneys representing 297 US citizens whose loved ones have been killed or injured by Hamas terrorists will file a lawsuit against the Arab Bank, the largest bank in the Middle East, over its role in bankrolling Hamas terrorists.
 
French Pol's Apology: Showing Israelis Killing Disney Toons Was Misunderstanding
netanyahu killing pinnochio
A French senator apologized for any misunderstandings connected to her praise for a campaign featuring fake pictures of Israeli leaders murdering Disney cartoon characters.
 
Bennett: IDF Ready to Strike Back Immediately
israel hamas
Economics Minister Naftali Bennett said that he was fully behind Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu when he says that Israel would respond with full force if Hamas resumed its attacks on Israel.
 
Obama: The People of Gaza Need Hope
obama says gaza needs hope
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that the people of Gaza need greater hope for the future but also stressed the importance of Israel’s security.
 
Ringleader in Revenge Killing Ordered Held Through End of Trial
Mohammed Abu Khdeir
The main suspect in the kidnapping and revenge murder of Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir will remain in police custody until the end of his trial.
 
Pastors Visit Israel on Solidarity Mission
Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem
Fifty-one pastors from the United States, one from each state and Washington D.C., are visiting Israel on a solidarity mission.
 
Report: Israel Accepts Ceasefire Extension - Hamas Rejects It
Ceasefire
Israel has conditionally agreed to extend a ceasefire that ended the month-long self-defense operation in Gaza, an Israeli official stated on condition of anonymity.
 
Gaza Conflict Brought Additional 700 Journalists To Israel
Journalist
Some 705 journalists from 42 countries came to Israel specifically to cover the Gaza conflict, according to Israel's Government Press Office.
 
Ontario Offers to Treat Wounded Palestinian and Israeli Children
Hopsital For Sick Children
The province of Ontario has offered to treat Palestinian and Israeli children wounded in the Israel-Gaza war.
 
WATCH: French TV Shows More Evidence of Hamas Hiding Behind Civilians
french reporter proves hamas launches rockets from civilian areas
A France 24 TV journalist - who famously ducked for cover during a live interview when a Hamas rocket was fired right next to him - has gone on the record to report how the rocket was launched in a crowded civilian area and in front of a UN building.
 
Deputy British PM: Suspend Arms Exports to Israel
Nick Clegg
Britain's Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, on Tuesday called for arms exports to Israel to be suspended.
 
Times Newspaper Rejects Ad by Eli Wiesel Condemning Hamas
Snippet
London's Times newspaper has refused to run an ad featuring Nobel Prize-winner Eli Wiesel opposing Hamas's use of children as human shields in its war with Israel.
 
Britain's Student Union Votes to Boycott Israel
Anti-Israel Boycott
Britain’s National Union of Students (NUS) has voted to boycott Israel, The Jewish Chronicle reports.
 
Hamas Encourages Suicide Bombers to Dress as Orthodox Jews
hamas tells suicide bombers to dress as orthodox jews
Hamas terrorists have been encouraged to dress up like ordinary Orthodox Jews, to carry out suicide attacks on Israeli civilians.
 
IDF Discharges 30,000 Reserve Soldiers
idf reserves sent homes
Roughly 30 hours into a 72-hour cease-fire deal, the IDF has begun to withdraw its ground forces from the Gaza border area, it announced Wednesday afternoon.
 
Security Forces Arrest Kidnapper of Three Israeli Teens
kidnapped boys israel
Israeli security forces have arrested the leader of the Hamas terror cell which kidnapped and murdered Israeli teenagers Naftali Frenkel, Eyal Yifrah and Gilad Sha'ar, and there is "no doubt" Hamas leadership was aware of the kidnapping.
 
IDF Captures Hamas Combat Manual Explaining Benefits of Human Shields
hamas manual to kill civilians
The Israeli Defense Forces have uncovered a Hamas manual on "Urban Warfare" which is explicit evidence that Hamas aims toward creating civilian casualties among Palestinians.
 
Palestinians Riot At Temple Mount For Second Straight Day
riot at temple mount
Masked Palestinians attacked police at the Temple Mount with stones and firebombs for the second morning in a row.
 
Wounded Palestinians From Gaza In Jerusalem Hospitals
wounded pal. in jerusalem hospital
Fifty of the wounded are being treated in east Jerusalem's hospitals, with the evacuation and treatment being paid by the Palestinian Authority.
 
Critically Wounded Soldier Opens Eyes For First Time
wounded soldier opns eyes
Great excitement was felt at the Soroka Hospital in Be'er Sheva on Saturday, as an IDF soldier who was critically wounded in Gaza opened his eyes for the first time, the Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper reports.
 
Angry Palestinians Attack Hamas Official Over Gaza Destruction
angry pal's attack hamas
Palestinian Arab sources said Tuesday that Gaza residents attacked Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri Saturday evening, near the Shifa Hospital.
 
Alan Gross Says Goodbyes To Family During Prison Visit
alan gross says goodbye
The family of Alan Gross said the State Department contractor jailed in Cuba has made his goodbyes.
 
Terror Stabbing At Maaleh Adumim
stabbing at maaleh adumim
A terrorist stabbed a security guard at the entrance to the city of Maaleh Adumim, east of Jerusalem, Tuesday.
 
Rare Footage: How Hamas Fires Rockets From Civilian Areas
how hamas fires rockets from civilian areas
An Indian TV crew has captured rare footage illustrating how Hamas fires rockets from densely-populated civilian areas - but only after its operatives are safely out of the firing zone.
 
Italy Expels Muslim Cleric Who Called to "Kill Jews"
italian cleric expelled for inciting antisemitism
The cleric was filmed during a Friday sermon in a mosque near Venice last month calling for Jews to be killed "one by one."
 
Temple Mount Open to Jews on 9th Av for First Time in 3 Years
jews pray at the temple mount for first time in years
Police entered the area and dispersed Muslim rioters. There were no casualties, and the police have remained in place to maintain order.
 
Israel Confirms Acceptance of 72-Hour Ceasefire
gaza ceasefire again
Israel confirmed on Monday night that it has agreed to Egypt’s proposal for a 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, to begin Tuesday morning at 8:00 a.m. local time.
 
Israeli Soldiers in Gaza Exempt From Tisha b'Av fast, Chief Rabbis Rule
IDF Soldier
Israeli soldiers talking part in the Gaza operation are exempted from fasting on Tisha b'Av, the chief rabbis of Israel ruled.

 
Gaza Conflict Redraws Mideast Alliances
gaza conflict redraws mideast alliances
What do Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Kuwait all have in common? They see the Islamist Hamas movement as the biggest danger to regional stability.
 
Israel's Liberman suggests U.N. Authority For Gaza
liberman suggests un authority for gaza
Israel's foreign minister, Avigdor Liberman, said a United Nations mandate can take control of the Gaza Strip.
 
Watch: Dramatic Footage Of Police Thwarting Car Bomb Attack
police stop car bomber
Israeli Police have released dramatic CCTV footage of the moment a Border Police officer thwarted a major terrorist attack by hurling himself into a car packed with explosives to apprehend a fleeing terrorist.
 
Watch: IDF Transfers Truckloads Of Goods Into Gaza
trucks into gaza by idf
Even as Hamas continues its terrorist actions and fires rockets towards Israel, the IDF continues to transfer goods to Gazans.
 
Expert Says Terror Tunnels A Threat In The Galilee
terror tunnels a threat in galilee
Geologist and Col. Yossi Langotsky says that terror tunnels still may be a threat in the Galilee, near the border with Lebanon.
 
Rockets Strike 2 Hours After Unilateral Ceasefire Begins
rockets strike after ceasefire
Rockets fell in open areas near Ashkelon at roughly 12:05 pm Monday, just two hours after Israel began observing a unilateral cease-fire. No injuries or damage were reported.
 
Tractor Terror Attack In Jerusalem Kills 1
tractor terror attack
A tractor slammed into a bus in Jerusalem at around 1:40 pm Monday in a terrorist attack, killing one person and injuring six others.
 
Soldier Shot in Jerusalem
soldier shot in israel
An Israeli man was shot in the stomach at the entrance to the Har Hatzofim (Mount Scopus) tunnel in Jerusalem, in what looks to be the capital's second terror attack in a matter of hours.
 
Hamas: We Don't Trust Israeli Ceasefire
hamas rejecting israeli ceasefire
Hamas on Sunday night rejected the seven-hour humanitarian ceasefire announced by Israel and scheduled to begin Monday morning at 10:00 a.m.
 
Shelling of U.N. Gaza School Kills at Least 10 Palestinians
un school shelling
  At least 10 Palestinians were killed and dozens wounded in the shelling of a United Nations school in southern Gaza. Palestinian and United Nations officials blamed the Israel Defense Forces for Sunday morning's shelling in Rafah.
 
Hamas Fires 70 Rockets and Shells; One Man Wounded
hadar goldrin kidnapped
By sundown on Sunday, Hamas had fired 70 rockets and mortar shells at Israel. One rocket intercepted over greater Tel Aviv. Another over Be'er Sheva. Man wounded in Shaar Hanegev.
 
Thousands Attend Emotional Funeral of Lt. Hadar Goldin
hadar goldrin kidnapped
Tzur, Hadar's twin brother, said that between the two, "no words were necessary to know and understand. We were perfectly connected. I will not give up – we will both live and never separate. My life is your life, and your life is my life"
 
Netanyahu: IDF to continue in Gaza "For as Long as Necessary"
idf not leaving gaza
Despite reports that IDF forces pulling out of parts of Gaza, Netanyahu vows to finish operation, reveals Israel is working on answer to tunnels.
 
IDF Declares Missing Soldier Hadar Goldin as Deceased
hadar goldrin kidnapped
The IDF declared missing IDF officer Second Lieutenant Hadar Goldin, said to have been captured by Hamas, dead. The decision was made according to the findings of a special board, headed by the Chief Rabbi of the IDF.
 
Hindus Want Kosher-Like Certification
Kosher Sign
Once again, a Jewish "light unto the nations" has begun to shine - this time, on the Hindus.

 
White House Condemns 'Barbaric' Breach of Truce by Hamas
White House
The White House has condemned an attack by Hamas terrorists on IDF forces, in which two soldiers were killed and another feared abducted, as a "barbaric" violation of a humanitarian ceasefire which began just hours before.

 
UN Blasts Israel for Not Sharing Iron Dome with Hamas
Navi Pillay
In what may be one of the most ridiculous accusations yet against Israel, the UN's top human rights official condemned Israel on Thursday for failing to share the Iron Dome anti-missile system with Hamas, Breitbart reports.
 
Obama Calls on Hamas to Release Kidnapped Soldier
Obama
U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday called on Hamas to unconditionally release Second Lieutenant (Platoon Leader) Hadar Goldin, who is feared kidnapped in Gaza.
 
Times of Israel, 5 Towns Paper, Remove Posting Pondering Genocide in Gaza
The Times of Israel and the 5 Towns Jewish Times removed a blog post calling for genocide to be considered as an option in the Gaza conflict and the Times of Israel dropped the blogger.
 
Abducted Soldier's Interview About Serving in the IDF
hadar goldrin kidnapped
Hadar Goldin, 23, from Kfar Saba was abducted by Hamas terrorists on Friday morning. Here is an excerpt from an interview he gave last year about the importance of serving Israel.
 
Breaking Ceasefire, Hamas Abducts Soldier, Kills Two Others
hadar goldrin kidnapped
The IDF released for publication the name of the soldier abducted by terrorists in Gaza. The missing soldier has been named as Second Lieutenant Hadar Goldin, 23, from Kfar Saba.
 
Names of Four of Five Slain Soldiers Released
idf soldiers killed in gaza july 31
The IDF has released the names of three of the five soldiers killed Thursday night in Gaza. All of them served in the 188th Armored Brigade, or "Lightning Brigade."
 
Humanitarian Ceasefire Broken; Heavy Fighting in Gaza
hamas breaks ceasefire again
A "humanitarian ceasefire" between Israel and Hamas has broken Friday, after Hamas fired yet another salvo of rockets on Israel despite the bilateral truce.
 
Kerry: Israel and Hamas Agreed to 72-Hour Ceasefire
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire in the Gaza conflict, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday night.
 
The Images Missing From The Gaza War
images missing from gaza war
Why haven’t we seen journalists’ photographs of Hamas fighters inside Gaza?
 
32 Countries Tell UN To Recognize Yom Kippur As Official Holiday
32 countries tell un to recognize yom kippur
Some 32 countries wrote a letter to a committee of the United Nations General Assembly in support of Israel's bid to have the international body recognize Yom Kippur as an official holiday.
 
Israeli Home Front Becomes Battlefront
israel home front becomes battlefront
With its rows of cubicles and telephones, the underground Home Front Command center looks like any call center. But here, the telephone operators are Israeli soldiers, and the callers are Israelis with questions about how to act during a rocket attack.

 
Israeli Man Seriously Injured In Rocket Strike
man injured in rocket strike
An Israeli man was seriously injured when a rocket landed in Kiryat Gat, located halfway between Tel Aviv and Beersheba.
 
Jewish Groups File Briefs In Jerusalem Passport Case
jewish groups file briefs in passport case
A number of Jewish groups have filed friend of the court briefs in a Supreme Court case considering whether Americans born in Jerusalem may list "Israel" as their birthplace on their passports.
 
Belgian Doctor Refuses To Treat Jewish Woman
doctor refuses to treat jewish woman
A Belgian physician who refused to treat a Jewish woman with a fractured rib suggested she visit Gaza to get rid of the pain.
 
Police Fire At Haredi Woman At Western Wall
police fire at haredi woman at kotel
A woman that police said was dressed in blankets was shot in the leg by an officer at a security checkpoint at the entrance to the Western Wall.
 
Top Hamas Official: Jews Use Blood In Their Passover Matzos
hamas official: jews use blood in matzahs
Once again, Hamas has used the centuries old "matzah blood libel", that Jews use the blood of non-Jews to make matzah for Passover.
 
Senate Passes Resolution Supporting Israel
senate passes resolution supporting israel
The Senate has passed a resolution that states the Senate's support of Israel's right to defend itself from Hamas rocket attacks and condemns a biased United Nations report, reports The Hill.
 
Harper: Hamas Is Responsible For Loss Of Life In Gaza
harper: hamas responsible for loss of life in gaza
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday blamed Hamas for the heavy loss of civilian life in Gaza, according to AFP.
 
As War Rages, Nine Years Since Jews Were Expelled From Gush Katif
9 years since jews expelled from gush
The Disengagement/Expulsion from Gush Katif that enabled Hamas to build up its missiles arsenal and tunnels network marks its ninth anniversary this very week.
 
Hamas Planned War For Months In Advance, Says IDF
hamas planned war months in advance
A senior source in the IDF's Southern Command says the IDF was not surprised by the Hamas tunnel network, and seeks to dispel the widely held notion that the flareup in fighting in Gaza was an unintended result of the large-scale arrests of Hamas terrorists carried out by the IDF after the abduction and murder of three yeshiva boys.
 
Booby-Trapped Explosives Built Into Walls Of UNRWA Clinic
explosives built into walls of clinic
New details have emerged about the booby-trapped clinic explosion that killed three IDF Maglan unit soldiers in Gaza earlier this week.
 
Hamas Training in Malaysia for "Advanced" Terror Attacks
paragliding hamas train malaysia
Israeli security forces have captured a senior Hamas commander in the city of Khan Younis in the Gaza Strip - and in doing so thwarted a creative plan to infiltrate Israel to commit a terrorist attack.
 
IDF Calls Another16,000 Reserve Soldiers to Service
idf soldiers being called into gaza
An additional 16,000 reserve soldiers are being called up for duty, joining some 70,000 reservist who had already been called for service, the IDF announced Thursday. With the call-up, a total of some 86,000 reservists will be on active duty.
 
Gilad Shalit: "I Pray for the Soldiers"
gilad shalit prays for injured gaza soldiers
  The father of Gilad Shalit, the former IDF Armored Corps soldier who was abducted by Hamas in 2006 and held for five years until he was freed in exchange for more than 1,000 terrorists, says he has visited fallen soldiers' families.
 
US Embassy in Tel Aviv Severely Restricts Visas for Israelis
visas for israelis now restricted
The US embassy in Tel Aviv has cancelled tourist visa applications for Israelis. Is it a matter of security, or discrimination?
 
Palestinians in Gaza Try Anti-War Protest, Hamas Executes Them
hamas executes palestinians in anti war rally
Israel reported Tuesday that 20 Palestinians who participated in an anti-war protest in Gaza were executed Monday for collaborating with Israel. Hamas has executed more than 30 Gazan Palestinians accused of collaborating with Israel, according to Palestinian news sources.
 
Three IDF Soldiers Killed in Gaza; 27 Wounded
idf back in gaza casualties
The soldiers were killed "while uncovering an offensive tunnel shaft in a residence in the southern Gaza Strip... The house and the tunnel were booby trapped with two explosive devices that were detonated against the soldiers."
 
Israeli Tourists Forced to Leave Maldives Resort after Gaza Demo
maldives: israelis evacuated for their own safety
Officials say Israelis were removed and evacuated from a Maldivian resort "for their own safety", after tearing down a poster equating Israel to Nazi Germany.
 
Hamas Intensifies Barrage as Israel Agrees to 4-Hour Ceasefire
israeli truce gaza ceasefire
A brief truce at 3:00 pm was punctuated by heavy rocket fire from Gaza; Israeli Cabinet meets on whether to expand, or end the operation.
 
IDF Launches New Offensive into North, Central Gaza
tank op gaza israel gaza
The Israel Defense Force began to advance toward "new targets" in the Gaza Strip Wednesday morning, ignoring US President Barack Obama's reported attempt to strongarm Israel into an immediate ceasefire.
 
US Ambassador: Tape of Obama-Netanyahu Conversation Fabricated
obama netanyahu hostile conversatyion
US, Israeli PM rush to reject the authenticity of a recording claimed to be of Obama trying to force an unfavorable ceasefire on Israel.

 
In Leaked Tape, Hostile Obama Tries to Force PM to Accept Truce
obama netanyahu hostile conversatyion
Damning evidence has emerged of US President Barack Obama's dismissal of Israel's position in favor of supporting the position of Hamas and its allies during ceasefire talks.
 
BREAKING NEWS: Hamas' Military Leader Emerges, Says Hamas is Winning
hamas resistance
Muhammed Deif, the head commander of the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas emerged to give a rare statement to Hamas' media source on the fighting in Gaza.
 
Nine Out Of 10 Israel's War Dead Monday Died On Israeli Soil
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That nine of the 10 Israeli servicemen who died in the counter-terror operation against Hamas Monday, July 28, were killed on Israeli soil was a wake-up call for Israel's war leaders.
 
A Holocaust Survivor Worries About Her Gazan Daughter
holocaust survivor worries about gazan daughter
"In my time it wasn't Arab or Jew," said Sarah, who speaks Hebrew with a slight European accent. "We knew there was no problem between Jews and Israeli Arabs. I'm very liberal; my husband was the same. We felt no discrimination."

 
Fatah Promises To "Turn Tel Aviv Into A Ball Of Fire"
fatah wants to turn tel aviv into a ball of fire
Fatah threatens "to turn Tel Aviv into a ball of fire," takes credit for several rockets fired into Israel in the last 24 hours and boasts that "throughout history our movement's hand was the strongest hand in the confrontation with the occupation (i.e., Israel) and still is."
 
Hamas Celebrates Kidnapping-Murder Of 3 Israeli Teens
hamas celebrates murder of teens
Hamas broadcast a song yesterday honoring the kidnappers and murderers of the three Israeli teenagers Eyal Yifrach, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Frenkel, 16.
 
UK Supermarket Chain To Stop Carrying Judea And Samaria Products
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Tesco, the UK's largest supermarket chain, says it will no longer sell products originating from Judea and Samaria starting this September, The Jewish Chronicle reports.
 
Khamenei Repeats Israel 'Rabid Dog' Insult in Eid al-Fitr Speech
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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused Israel's leaders of committing "genocide" in Gaza and called on the Islamic world to arm Palestinians fighting "the Zionist regime," according to AFP.
 
North Korea Denies It Helps Hamas And Hezbollah
n. korea denies it helps hamas
North Korea has denounced allegations that it supplied missiles to Hamas and material support to Hezbollah as "sheer fiction" and a "sinister" effort to link Pyongyang to Middle East disputes, AFP reports.
 
Holocaust Camp Liberator 'Predicted Gaza War'
camp liberator predicted gaza war
Ninety-one-year-old William Langfan predicted the current Gaza War in a TV interview one year ago with Tom Trento.
 
Watch: 1,000 Attend Jewish-Christian Pro-Israel Rally In Mexico
1000 attend pro israel rally
More than 1,000 people gathered outside the Israeli embassy in Mexico City on Sunday, according to the Enlace Judio Spanish-language daily, to demonstrate in support of Israel and its self-defense operation in Gaza, Operation Protective Edge.
 
Gaza's Only Power Plant Knocked Out
gaza's only power plant knocked out
The only power plant supplying electricity to the Gaza Strip was knocked out of commission by Israeli shelling, deputy director of the energy authority in the Palestinian territory said Tuesday.

 
Hamas Denies Signing Up To 'Unilateral Ceasefire'
hamas denies signing up to ceasefire
Hamas has rejected claims by Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organisation, Yasser Abed Rabbo, who claimed that both Hamas and Islamic Jihad had agreed to a unilateral ceasefire for at least 24 hours.
 
Five Terrorists Killed After Emerging from 'Terror Tunnel'
terrorists killed after emerging from tunnel
Givati Brigade soldiers identified five terrorists on Tuesday afternoon as they exited a terror tunnel.
 
Meet the Unit Taking Care of Wounded Soldiers
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The IDF's Yakar Unit accompanies soldiers through the entire recovery process, as revealed in special interview. It also helps wounded soldiers and their families cope with their injuries and recovery.
 
5 More Soldiers Killed During Attempted Terrorist Infiltration
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Five soldiers were killed when Hamas terrorists breached the border from Gaza on Monday. A sixth soldier prevented abduction of a body.
 
Names of Four Killed Soldiers Released
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The names of the four IDF soldiers who were killed on Monday by a mortar shell near the Gaza border have been cleared for publication.
 
Five Soldiers Killed in and Near Gaza
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Five soldiers were killed Monday in and near the Gaza Strip. Four of the soldiers were killed by a mortar that struck a group of soldiers near the Gaza border.
 
Both JetBlue Argument Participants Admit To Being Jewish
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The woman who was involved in a verbal altercation about the Middle East with a Jewish doctor booted from a JetBlue flight admitted that she is not Palestinian but Jewish.
 
Family Of Max Steinberg Comforted By Visitors To Western Wall
family of max comforted by visitors to kotel
The family of the late American-Israeli soldier Max Steinberg visited the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
 
New Videos On Terror Tunnel Threat Pack A Wallop
new videos on terror tunnel
With very few words, a new pro-Israeli advocacy video explains what the current fighting in Gaza is about and why talk of "proportionate force" is irrelevant.
 
Two Wounded Soldiers Succumb To Their Injuries
two soldiers succumb to their injuries
Two soldiers who were wounded during Operation Protective Edge in Gaza succumbed to their injuries in Israeli hospitals on Saturday.

 
Forty-Third IDF Soldier Killed In Gaza Overnight
forty-third soldier killed in gaza overnight
The IDF Spokesperson's Office has released the name of an Israeli soldier killed Saturday night in Gaza on Sunday morning, the forty-third since Operation Protective Edge began nineteen days ago.
 
Missionaries Harassing IDF Soldiers Manning Iron Dome
missionaries harassing soldiers
Even as IDF soldiers grit their teeth to fight a tough war against Israel's Hamas enemies, they have other threats to worry about - like missionaries seeking to convert IDF soldiers, preventing them from concentrating on their mission.
 
US Closes Libya Embassy, Hundreds Dead In Syria
us closes libya embassy
Dozens of people were dead Sunday in Libya in clashes between Libyan government troops and Islamist militants in Benghazi.
 
Terror Group Threatens To 'Chop Off The Heads Of The Jews'
group threatens to chop off heads of jews
Jews who refuse to leave "Palestine" will be subject to beheading, a Palestinian group closely associated with Hamas threatened over the weekend.
 
At Least Four Killed In Mortar Attack; Injuries Also Reported
four killed in mortar attack
At least four, possibly five, people were killed when a mortar shell scored a direct hit on a home in the Eshkol region Monday afternoon. Several injuries have also been reported.
 
Thousands Protest Against 'Gaza Genocide' In Rotterdam
thousands protest against gaza genocide in rotterdam
Thousands of people protested in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam on Sunday against what some labelled Israel's "genocide in Gaza", AFP reported, citing local media.
 
Despite Cease-Fire Talk, Rockets Continue Falling
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As pressure from the US and other countries grew for an immediate cease-fire in Gaza, Hamas terrorists continued firing rockets at Israeli targets.
 
Obama Administration Caused 'Long-Term Damage', Dayan Says
dayan says Obama admin. caused damage
Danny Dayan, head of the Council of Judea and Samaria, said Monday that asking Israel to stop its attacks on Hamas at this time was "a perversion of morality and diplomacy."
 
French Official: 1,000 French Jihadists 'Getting Ready'
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"For the first time since World War II, cries and shouts to 'Kill the Jews' have been sounded on the streets of France," said Meir Haviv, a member of the French Parliament.
 
Netanyahu Vows to Continue Destroying Terror Tunnels
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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu issues a harsh response to the UN calls for a cease-fire, and insists the international community "addresses the needs of murderers."
 
UN Security Council Calls for Immediate Gaza Ceasefire
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The UN Security Council on Monday called for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza to allow for urgent aid to reach civilians as the conflict between Israel and Hamas entered its third week.
 
IDF Says it Was Not Responsible for UNRWA School Deaths
idf looking into reports that unrwa school shelled in gaza
The IDF on Sunday confirmed firing a mortar round into a Gaza UN shelter where 15 people died on Thursday, but denied killing anyone at the site, according to AFP.
 
Israel Rejects Hamas Truce Offer
netanyahu explains hamas truce offer
In interviews, Netanyahu says Hamas violated 5 ceasefires. On Sunday: 38 missiles launched, woman hurt in direct hit on Negev home.

 
Hamas Fires at Israel as Cabinet Votes to Extend Ceasefire on Israel
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Hamas fired rockets at central Israel around 10 p.m. Saturday, making a mockery of a four-hour Israeli ceasefire extension that began two hours earlier. The military has confirmed that five IDF soldiers were killed in several incidents during the last 24 hours.
 
Hamas, Israel Confirm 12-Hour Ceasefire
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Israel and Hamas have reportedly agreed to a 12-hour ceasefire in Gaza on Saturday. The IDF halted fire for several hours last week in a humanitarian ceasefire, but Hamas took advantage of this and continued to attack Israel.
 
Israel Rejects Kerry's Ceasefire Proposal
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Israel rejected U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's proposal for a ceasefire in Gaza on Friday evening. In the past two weeks, Israel has agreed to three separate 'humanitarian truces', all of which Hamas has broken within minutes of their being announced.
 
Israel's US Ambassador Smashes Biased Coverage on CNN
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In one of the best performances by an Israeli spokesman since the start of Operation Protective Edge, Israel's US ambassador, Ron Dermer, turned the tables on a CNN anchor who tried to corner him over the deaths of children in a Gaza school that was bombed.
 
Air Canada Flight Delayed by Rockets over Tel Aviv
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An Air Canada flight from Toronto was forced to circle the Tel Aviv airport before landing Friday after rockets were fired over the Israeli city, an airline spokeswoman said.
 
Israel Calls Out UNRWA for Claiming IDF Shelled School
idf looking into reports that unrwa school shelled in gaza
Israel on Thursday called out a United Nations aid agency for falsely claiming that the Israeli Defense Forces did not permit civilians to evacuate a Gaza school where 15 people were killed in an Israeli attack.
 
Rocket Fired at Eilat Area, Possiby Aiming for Ovda Airport
eilat airport israel nearly hit by rocket
Gaza Arab terrorists continued firing rockets at Israel Thursday night, with a rocket fired at Eilat.
 
Reuven Rivlin Sworn In as Israel's Tenth President
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In a gala ceremony, but a subdued one, Reuven Rivlin was sworn in Thursday evening as the tenth President of Israel. The ceremony was held in the shadow of the heavy fighting still going on in Gaza.
 
WATCH: American Parents of Max Steinberg Say They are "Overwhelmed by Love"
parents of lone soldier max steinberg
Max Steinberg's family say they are overwhelmed by the outpouring of support from ordinary Israelis, and they stand by decision to bury him in Israel.
 
Israel Investigating Claims IDF Shelled UN School
idf looking into reports that unrwa school shelled in gaza
Gaza terror groups claimed that the IDF shelled UN school in Gaza on Thursday afternoon. According to the groups, at least 15 people, including children, had been killed. Israel and UNRWA have yet to comment.
 
Netanyahu: Gaza Operation to Continue "At Full Strength"
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Prime Minister says IDF has struck a "significant blow" to Hamas; more than 30 terror tunnels located since the ground operation began.
 
FAA Lifts Ban on Flights to Israel
america bans flights to israel
The US national aviation authority has lifted a ban on American flights to Israel, but warned of a "very fluid situation" amid intense fighting with Palestinians in nearby Gaza, AFP reports Thursday.
 
Italian Philosopher Calls to 'Shoot Zionists', Arm Hamas
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Italian philosopher Gianni Vattimo has joined the alarming tide of anti-Israel hate-speech in Europe on Wednesday, saying he wanted to set up a fund to help Hamas "buy better weapons," and saying that he would personally like "to shoot those bastard Zionists."
 
'No Jews Allowed' Sign Removed From Belgian Cafe Following Complaint
'No Jews Allowed' Sign
Police removed a sign from a Belgian cafe saying that Jews were not allowed following a complaint by an anti-Semitism watchdog.
 
Why The Tel Aviv Flight Cancellations Are Such a Blow to Israel
Michael Bloomberg (left) with Benjamin Netanyahu (right)
When the Federal Aviation Administration announced a ban Tuesday on U.S. carriers flying to Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, prompting a slew of similar decisions by European carriers, the flight cancellations were more than just a major inconvenience to thousands of passengers on 160-plus canceled flights.

 
Hamas Refuses International Cease-Fire Efforts Again
america bans flights to israel
Hamas continues to be uncompromising in its position regarding an international cease-fire on Wednesday. "We reject today and will reject in the future," Hamas leader-in-exile Khaled Meshaal insisted, in a public speech in Qatar.
 
FAA Extends Ban on Flights to Israel
america bans flights to israel
The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday renewed its ban on US flights to Tel Aviv for another 24 hours citing the "potentially hazardous situation" in Israel and Gaza.
 
BREAKING: Three More Israeli Soldiers Killed in Gaza
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Three IDF soldiers were killed in battle with terrorists in south Gaza early on Wednesday and several others were air lifted to hospital with injuries.
 
30,000 Attend Max Steinberg's Funeral
max steinberg israel lone soldier
Max, a lone soldier from California spoke with his mother shortly before his death at 4 a.m. on Saturday morning. After coming out of Gaza for a brief refreshing break, he said, "Mom I’m not scared at all for me, I'm scared for you. I'm fine, I’m going back in."
 
Maps, IDF Uniforms Found in Gaza Terror Tunnels
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Operation Protective Edge's ground offensive has uncovered the full extent of tunnel terror into Israel Wednesday, after a shaft uncovered by the Givati Brigade was revealed to be holding IDF uniforms, maps, and a full weapons cache.
 
Report: Brief "Humanitarian Ceasefire" in Gaza
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Fighting between Israeli troops and Hamas terrorists was briefly suspended in two flashpoint areas of Gaza on Wednesday to allow convoys of ambulances to retrieve the wounded, an ICRC spokeswoman said.
 
Kerry Tells Netanyahu: Flight Ban Solely for Safety
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Tuesday that a U.S. ban on flights to Israel was solely due to safety concerns, AFP reports.
 
Two More Officers Killed in Gaza
dmitriy levitas killed in action
Lieutenant Natan Cohen, 23, of Modiin, a company commander in the Armored Corps, and Captain Dmitri Levitas, 26, from Jerusalem were killed in Gaza on Tuesday evening.