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Israeli UN Ambassador Urges Security Council to ‘Act Immediately’ to End Palestinian Authority Payments to Terrorists

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Security Council must “act immediately” to halt the flow of money from the Palestinian Authority to jailed terrorists, Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon declared on Thursday. “Aid provided by the donor countries to the PA every year ends up funding terrorists who murdered innocent Israelis,” Danon said in a statement. In a … Read More

President Trump ‘still reviewing’ embassy move to Jerusalem – White House

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The president has not made a decision yet and is still reviewing that,” Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters at the daily press briefing. Sanders was asked about a report on the Hebrew-language news site NRG that implied Israeli sources were notified Trump had decided against moving the embassy and would sign a … Read More

The Israelis helping to conquer cancer

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May is National Cancer Research Month in the United States. But cancer doesn’t care who you are or where you live, so every research breakthrough is vital to the global community of cancer patients and their families. And Israel is renowned for its many studies and scientific breakthroughs that have led to new treatments and better understanding … Read More

Nikki Haley rolling back UN’s ‘anti-Israel bias,’ Israeli official says

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Former S.C. gov. Nikki Haley’s performance so far as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is getting rave reviews from one U.S. ally. Israel’s justice minister told a New York crowd Sunday that her country is no longer “the United Nations’ punching bag,” now that Haley is representing the United States, according to the Washington … Read More

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Pentagon eyes Iran-North Korea military connection

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

When Iran attempted to launch a cruise missile from a “midget” submarine earlier this week, Pentagon officials saw more evidence of North Korean influence in the Islamic Republic – with intelligence reports saying the submarine was based on a Pyongyang design, the same type that sank a South Korean warship in 2010. According to U.S. … Read More

Israeli study finds missing protein may contribute to Alzheimer’s

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) say they have verified the absence of a protein in Alzheimer’s disease patients, and that absence likely contributes to the onset of the debilitating disease. The common consensus is that aging is the result of DNA damage accumulation — essentially the body’s failure to implement processes … Read More

US planes to fly in Israeli Air Force exercise this week

Monday, May 8, 2017

American and Israeli pilots will take to the skies for a joint exercise near the southern city of Eilat this week, the army said. The drill will take place at the Israeli Air Force’s Ovda air base, just north of Eilat. Ovda is the home of the air force’s Flying Dragon Squadron, also known as … Read More