Friday, September 20, 2019

Israel

International Judo Federation Suspends Iran Over Its Boycott Of Israeli Athletes

Jerusalem - The International Judo Federation has suspended Iran from competition over its boycott of Israeli athletes. Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei was ordered at the 2019 Worl...

WeWork CEO Adam Neumann Wants To Be Israel’s Prime Minister, Report Claims

New York - An embarrassing IPO devaluation and a bombshell Wall Street Journal report have the business world buzzing about We Co., the parent company of WeWork, the mammoth co-wor...

The Israel Dog Unit Showcases Innovative Ways to Fight Agriculture and Arab Terrorism in Israel

YAVNIEL - The Israel Dog Unit gave quite a show this past Monday in the Israeli city of Yavniel.  The demonstration showcased the fearless canines while giving a security exhibitio...

Putin Says Israel Is A ‘Russian-Speaking State’

Moscow - Russia considers Israel a Russian-speaking nation, President Vladimir Putin said. Putin made the statement, his strongest public expression of kinship with the Jewish s...

Former Secretary Of State Tillerson Says Trump Was ‘Played’ By Netanyahu

Washington - Former U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump was “played” by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on numerous oc...

In Israel, Calls For Unity Reveal Deep Divisions After Vote

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief rival, Benny Gantz, on Thursday each called for the formation of a unity government following Israel's inconclusive nati...

Israel: Political Impasse Continues After Likud Forms Right-Wing Bloc

Jerusalem- In a masterful display of audacity, Prime Minister Netanyahu has succeeded in turning what may have appeared to be political defeat into a stalemate, with no side capabl...

Joint List Celebrates ‘End Of Netanyahu Era’

Jerusalem - Joint Arab List leaders celebrated as voting booths closed Tuesday night, heralding “the end of the Netanyahu era” as a surge in voter turnout led to exit polls predict...

After Israeli Election Results, Netanyahu To Miss UN General Assembly Meeting

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has canceled his trip to the United Nations next week for its General Assembly following an election result that currently sho...

‘Right-Wing Bloc’ led by Netanyahu Established

Jerusalem - The right-wing factions have all convened at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem and pledged on one right-wing bloc to work together for the next government. The b...

Unconfirmed Election Results After 90% Counted: Virtual Tie

Jerusalem- Despite the fact that official results of the Israeli election have yet to be published since the votes have not yet been inserted on the main database of the Central El...

Exit Polls For Israel’s Election Day Are In. It’s Close.

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and the Blue and White were again locked in a virtual dead heat at the close of voting in Israel, exit polls on Tuesday ...

Lieberman Urges Unity Government After His Party Receives Boost In Exit Polls

Jerusalem - Yisrael Beiteinu Party leader Avigdor Lieberman called for a unity government with Likud, Blue and White and his party after receiving a boost in seats in the exit poll...

Liberman Is The Only Real Winner In 2nd Israeli Election

Yisrael Beitenu leader Avigdor Liberman is the only outright winner of the Israeli election which concluded tonight, Sept. 17th. Liberman's party doubled its strength to 10 seats a...

Exit Polls Signal Setback for Israel’s Netanyahu in Election

Jerusalem — In an apparent setback for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, exit polls showed the longtime Israeli leader falling short of securing a parliamentary majority with his ...

Blue And White Says Party Website Hit By Cyberattack

Jerusalem - The Blue and White Part announced on Tuesday evening that its official website was exposed to “a significant cyber attack,” of the distributed denial of attack type, or...

Record 20,000 Police Posted At Polling Stations

Jerusalem - A record 20,000 uniformed and plainclothes police officers and 3,000 camera-equipped Central Elections Committee observers were deployed to Israel’s 10,700 polling stat...

Netanyahu’s Career On The Line As Israel Votes

Jerusalem - Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictme...

How Israel’s Parties Are Getting Out The Voters

Jerusalem- Israel’s second general election of 2019 brings the country’s political parties one advantage: experience. In April, they learned—often painfully—that every vote counts,...

Bennett: ‘Stability Of Israel’ Must Be Weighed Against Netanyahu Prosecution

Jerusalem - Yamina candidate Naftali Bennett reiterated on Sunday that the “stability of Israel” would play a key role in his decision over whether to support parliamentary immunit...