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3 rockets fired at Israel from Gaza as tensions soar; Iron Dome intercepts 2

Monday, August 26, 2019

Terrorists in the Gaza Strip fired three rockets at southern Israel on Sunday night, sending thousands of residents rushing to bomb shelters. Two of the incoming projectiles were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system, the Israel Defense Forces said. One rocket exploded next to the Route 34 highway in southern Israel, sparking a … Read More

Twenty Yitzher families asked to evacuate homes due to fire

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Some 20 families in the West Bank settlement of Yitzhar have been asked to temporarily evacuate their homes in light of a dangerous fire in the area on Thursday. Two structures have already been destroyed by the fire. Four fire engines are at the scene and more are on their way, according to a Fire … Read More

Reducing reliance on Russia, Poland considers purchase of Israeli gas

Monday, April 29, 2019

Polish state-controlled energy company PGNiG is considering the purchase of Israeli natural gas as it seeks to reduce its dependence on key Russian supplier, Gazprom. “We want to be the company at the crossroads of North-South and East-West… we need something to the south,” PGNiG chief executive Piotr Wozniak told Reuters last week. So we … Read More

French pilot who stayed with hijacked Israelis, Jews at Entebbe dies aged 95

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Israeli and French officials Wednesday mourned the death of Michel Bacos, the Air France pilot who along with his crew insisted on remaining with Israeli and Jewish hostages after pro-Palestinian terrorists hijacked his flight and diverted the plane to Entebbe Airport in 1976. He died in Nice on Tuesday at the age of 95. On … Read More

The pro-Israel blogger conference that has become a support group

Monday, March 11, 2019

Kasim Hafeez, a British Muslim and former Islamist who is now a proud Zionist who stands with Israel, will land in Israel this week for #DigiTell, a gathering of 100 pro-Israel bloggers and social network managers from all over the world. “We are bringing together those who have fought this year against anti-Israel and antisemitic … Read More

World Council of Churches exposed as biased, anti-Israeli group – report

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The World Council of Churches sent foreign nationals to pose as tourists to gather information about IDF operations and training in Jerusalem and Hebron, according to reports. According to reports, the WCC-funded program was called the program the Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Palestine and Israel [EAPPI].  Working alongside Israeli human rights groups, the volunteers wore … Read More

Arab leaders play down Palestinian issue in leaked video

Friday, February 15, 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office on Thursday released a video of a closed meeting in which senior Gulf Arab officials play down the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, defend Israel’s right to defend itself, and describe Iran as the greatest threat to regional peace. The video, bearing the insignia of Netanyahu’s office, gave a glimpse into the … Read More

Netanyahu: Israeli-Arab ties advance, but full peace unattainable now

Friday, February 15, 2019

Israel can advance normalized ties with the Arab world without resolving the Israeli-Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but won’t be able to fully make peace with those countries, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday. He spoke with Israeli reporters on the sidelines of the US-led Warsaw summit, that gathered 60 countries, including from the Arab world, to … Read More

2 soldiers killed in West Bank terror shooting; civilian, serviceman hurt

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Two Israeli soldiers were killed and two people were injured — a serviceman critically and a civilian woman seriously — in a terrorist shooting attack in the central West Bank Thursday, close to where another terror attack occurred earlier in the week, officials said. The perpetrators fled the scene of the attack, which occurred at … Read More