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Israeli Politicians From The Left And Right Praise ‘Operation Black Belt’

JERUSALEM (Israel Hayom) — “The new rules of the game are clear—the IDF will operate freely, without any limitation,” Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett stated on Thursday, a...

Jerusalem City Councillor: Don’t Close Roads, Erect Tent Of Honor For Satmar Rebbe

JERUSALEM (VINnews)— A member of the Israeli secular Hitorerut party in the Jerusalem municipality has lodged a formal complaint with Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Leon over the erecting o...

Cyprus Teams Up With Israel To Promote East Med Cruises

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus is teaming up with Israeli authorities to promote the east Mediterranean as a prime cruise line holiday destination, the island nation’s tourism minis...

Islamic Jihad Leader: We Succeeded In Paralyzing A Regional Power

BEIRUT (VosIzNeias) — Islamic Jihad leader Ziad al-Nakhala spoke on the Beirut-based pan-Arab TV channel Al-Mayadeen regarding the ongoing conflict between his organization and Isr...

Gaza Rocket Strikes Israeli Assisted-Living Facility, Injuring A Woman In Her 70s

JERUSALEM (JTA) — A rocket fired by Palestinian terrorists in Gaza struck an assisted-living facility in the southern Israel city of Ashkelon on Wednesday afternoon, injuring a wom...

Southern Israel: Couples Tie The Knot Under Shadow Of Rocket Attacks

JERUSALEM (VINnews) - Despite the strict Home Command directive requiring people living in southern areas of Israel not to congregate in groups of more than 100, Israelis aren't go...

Netanyahu Threatens Return Of Targeted Assassinations Amid Gaza Rocket Fire

JERUSALEM (JNS) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and Blue and White leader and prime-minister designate Benny Gantz, visited southern Israel separately on Wednesday to ...

Israel’s National Library Partners With Google To Digitize 120,000 Books

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 120,000 books from the collection of the National Library of Israel will go online in a collaboration between the library and Google. The digitation proce...

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National Unity Government Is ‘Still Possible,’ Says Netanyahu

JERUSALEM (Israel Hayom) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed confidence on Monday that it was still possible to achieve a “robust” unity government, saying there ...

WATCH: Barzilai Hospital Evacuates Children And NICU In Wake Of Rocket Barrage

ASHKELON (VosIzNeias) — At the Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon, doctors evacuated the children and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit(NICU) to safe rooms after 160 rockets hit Is...

Israeli Cities Strangely Quiet As Terrorists Fire Salvos At Center Of Country

RISHON LETZION (VosIzNeias) — Israel's central region, situated in the path of rockets fired from Gaza, was strangely quiet Tuesday morning, after residents were warned by the Home...

The Latest, Live Blog: Israel Under Siege

11:27 a.m. Jordan's foreign ministry is condemning an Israeli strike in the Gaza Strip that killed a top militant commander. The Israeli strike triggered a barrage of rocke...

70 Rockets Fired From Gaza, 2 Terrorists Killed As Israel Retaliates

JERUSALEM (VosIzNeias) — Approximately 70 rockets were fired at Israel Tuesday morning after the elimination of Baha Abu al-Ata, a senior Islamic Jihad terrorist in a nighttime att...

Direct Hit On House In Sderot After Elimination Of Islamic Jihad Commander, No Casualties [VIDEO]

JERUSALEM (VosIzNeias) — In the wake of the the airstrike which killed Islamic Jihad leader Bahaa Abu el-Att at 4 A.M. Tuesday, the organization responded with heavy rocket salvos ...

Israeli Airstrike Kills Islamic Jihad Commander in Gaza Home

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza early Tuesday in a resumption of pinpointed targeting that threatens a fierce round of cross-bor...

Hot And Dry Conditions Spark Fires In Northern Israel

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Hot and dry condition in Israel have sparked forest fires in the country’s north. At least four fires broke out overnight Sunday to Monday as Israel’s unseason...

8 Families, 19 Children, 85 Yeshiva Students Live Next To Rachel’s Tomb. Can This Community Grow?

JERUSALEM (VosIzNeias)— As tens of thousands of people converge on Kever Rachel to mark her Yahrzeit, (which this year fell on Shabbos, meaning that people came on Thursday, Friday...

State Of Arizona Opens Trade Office In Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV (JTA) — The state of Arizona opened a trade and investment office in Israel. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday announced the opening of the office the previous day in T...

Israeli Navy Participates In Mediterranean Training Exercise With NATO

JERUSALEM (JNS) — NATO has recognized the Israeli Navy as a key medical-assistance partner in the Mediterranean following a drill held last month practicing emergency evacuations o...