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Iran threatens to ‘vigorously’ resume enrichment if US quits nuclear deal

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Iran is ready to “vigorously” resume nuclear enrichment if the United States ditches the 2015 nuclear deal, and further “drastic measures” are being considered in response to a US exit, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned Saturday. Zarif told reporters in New York that Iran is not seeking to acquire a nuclear bomb, but … Read More

Iran threatens to ‘annihilate’ Israel, as Hezbollah boasts of reach of rockets

Saturday, April 21, 2018

The head of the Iranian army on Saturday said Iranian forces were working to “annihilate” Israel and predicted they would achieve success within 25 years. The threats from the Commander of Iran’s Army Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi come amid almost daily warnings of conflict from Tehran and Jerusalem, heightened by an alleged Israeli strike on an … Read More

Palestinians fly swastika kite with petrol bomb across Gaza border into Israel

Friday, April 20, 2018

Palestinians at the Gaza border flew a kite marked with a swastika and carrying a petrol bomb into Israel on Friday. The Israeli army posted photographs of the kite in the air and on the ground inside Israel. An IDF spokesman, Jonathan Conricus, wrote: “Moments ago, terrorist Hamas sent a Molotov cocktail over the Gaza … Read More

Prime Minister Netanyahu

Israeli PM Netanyahu: At Least Six States Considering Moving Embassies to Jerusalem

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday that “at least half a dozen” countries were considering moving their embassies to Jerusalem following the US decision to do so. US President Donald Trump announced in December that America recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The US Embassy is due to relocate to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv on … Read More

Trump and Bibi

On 70th anniversary, Trump says US has ‘no better friends anywhere’ than Israel

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

WASHINGTON — The United States has “no better friends anywhere” than Israel, US President Donald Trump said Wednesday while congratulating Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israelis on the country’s 70th anniversary. “Best wishes to Prime Minister @Netanyahu and all of the people of Israel on the 70th Anniversary of your Great Independence,” Trump tweeted. “We have no better … Read More

Yom Hazikron

What is Yom HaZikaron and how does Israel observe it

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Yom HaZikaron is the day of national remembrance in Israel to commemorate all the soldiers and people who lost their lives during the struggle to defend the State of Israel. On this day we mourn and remember our fallen soldiers and all lives lost by terror. Yom HaZikaron, which goes by the Jewish calendar, begins … Read More

Yom Hazikron

Israel prepares to remember 23,646 fallen soldiers and 3,134 terror victims

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Israelis bowed their heads at 8 p.m. Tuesday for a minute of silence as sirens sound in remembrance the country’s fallen soldiers and terror victims. In all, 71 new names were added over the past year to the roster of 23,646 who died defending the country. Thirty of those were disabled veterans who passed away … Read More

The Scientist Who Rose From Russia’s Ghettos to Israeli President

Monday, April 16, 2018

Dr. Charles Weizmann of Manchester, England, bearer of 110 patents, born in 1874 as Chaim ben Ozer deep in Russia’s 472,590 square-mile Jewish ghetto, is remembered today as Chaim Weizmann, Israel’s first president. The Weizmann name game helps explain Zionism, and the modern Jewish revolution, as Israel celebrates its 70th anniversary. His move from ghetto Jew … Read More