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Elder Of Ziyon - More "Apartheid:" Israel helps free Israeli Arab anti-Zionist activist from UAE prison

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Politics | Judea & Samaria

Knesset repeals 2005 act on West Bank settlement pullout

  The Knesset on Tuesday voted 31-18 to repeal articles of the 2005 Gaza Disengagement Law banning Israelis from entering

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Palestinian Islamic Jihad accuses Israel of killing operative in Syria

Ali Ramzi al-Assad, 31, known in the terrorist group as “the engineer commander,” was reportedly killed in a suburb of Damascus.

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Judicial Reform Gutted, Now It’s Mostly Bills to Save Bibi’s & Deri’s Hides

The entire legislation banning the Supreme Court from annulling constitutional laws has been shelved.


Elder Of Ziyon - Dizengoff terrorist was a child Hamas soldier, had promised at his second sentencing "there won't be a third time"

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Israeli defense minister holds high-level meetings on unspecified ‘security incidents’

Following situational assessments with the heads of Israel’s security forces, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant instructs them to continue striving to maintain “the daily routine of Israeli citizens.”

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Three people wounded, one critically, in terror shooting in Tel Aviv

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: “We send our hopes and our wishes for the speedy recovery of the wounded, and we strengthen the security forces who are fighting terrorists this night and every night.”

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Yaniv brothers’ killer was released from Israeli jail months before the attack

Hamas member Abdel Fattah Hussein Kharousha was reportedly freed four months ago, after being arrested for planning shooting attacks against Israeli soldiers.

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian terrorist responsible for Huwara attack

Three YAMAM officers were injured in the Jenin raid, while the terrorist who murdered Hallel and Yagel Yaniv was killed.

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Israel Police thwart plot to assassinate Ben-Gvir

The suspect, a resident of eastern Jerusalem, was allegedly paid by terrorist groups to carry out the murder during a visit by the Israeli minister to the Temple Mount during Ramadan.

Politics | Opinion

Israel’s Supreme Court debate: Let’s start with the facts

  Writing in the Tablet on Feb. 22, an Israeli scholar of the American political system claims that the proposed

Politics | Judea & Samaria

Jews return to Evyatar outpost in wake of terror attack

Israeli security forces were in the process of evacuating those staying at the site on Monday morning.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

NASA to launch Israel’s first space telescope in 2026

Israel’s first space telescope will enter geostationary orbit in 2026, where it will scan the universe for events such as stars colliding or exploding and the impact of giant black holes, the Weizmann Institute of Science announced Tuesday.

Politics | Judea & Samaria

Israel moves to reverse 2005 Disengagement, starting in “West Bank”

Yossi Dagan: "It is impossible to describe the excitement that comes as an injustice that has gone on for years is corrected.”

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Israel’s Rescue Delegation Ends Mission in Turkey Due to Security Threats

United Hatzalah volunteers. Photo: United Hatzalah. i24 News – Israel’s rescue mission United Hatzalah that was deployed to quake-hit Turkey …

News | Israel Around The World

‘Operation Olive Branches’: IDF team saves 19 in quake-struck Turkey

A 9-year-old boy was pulled from under a collapsed building after being trapped for more than 120 hours.

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Three Jewish funerals and an Israeli hate-fest

The terrorist murder of two children and a newlywed didn’t put a dent in the demonstrations against the so-called “death of democracy.”

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Welcome to Hanun: Israel to establish new community along Gaza border

"We’re proud to build up the Land of Israel," Netanyahu tells Cabinet.

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Israel captures terror cell behind attempted mass shooting near Jericho

Israeli forces came under fire during the arrest operation in the Aqbat Jaber refugee camp, and several Palestinian gunmen were killed in the ensuing exchange.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Palestinian Authority calls to dismantle Israel

The P.A. and the BDS National Committee issue a joint communique describing Zionism as a “racist, genocidal ideology that encourages terrorism and fascism.”

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Israel Mourns Seven Victims of Jerusalem Terror Attacks

Thousands pay their respects at funerals and shiva houses around the country

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Terror in Jerusalem, PLO flags in Tel Aviv

Protesters bemoaning a concocted danger—the so-called “death of Israeli democracy” at the hands of the Netanyahu-led government—made a mockery of the actual mass murder of innocents.

Politics | Judea & Samaria

Palestinian Authority promotes homes on Jewish archeological site

"Joshua's Altar is a site with historical significance, one of the sole remains dating all the way back to the period when the Children of Israel first settled the Land," said Samaria Regional Council Chairman Yossi Dagan.

Politics | Judea & Samaria

Cabinet poised to give nod to formal recognition of unauthorized settlements

  The government is poised to vote on a series of measures aimed at retroactively approving dozens of unauthorized outposts

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Police arrest two Jewish activists for waving Israeli flags atop Temple Mount

During 2022, 51,483 Jews visited the Jerusalem site, up from 34,651 in 2021 and 20,684 in 2020.

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Poll: Israelis remain proud of identity, youth identify more as right-wing

The survey found a shift to the political right among younger Israelis.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Ben-Gvir orders police to enforce ban on flying Palestinian flags in solidarity with terrorists

“We will fight terrorism and the encouragement of terrorism with all our might,” tweets Ben-Gvir.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Palestinian Authority: Israeli measures to punish terrorism will lead to our collapse

PM Mohammad Shtayyeh described the moves as “another nail in the Palestinian Authority's coffin.”

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Israel moves ahead with transfer of PA funds to terror victims

“There is no greater justice than offsetting the funds of the Authority, that acts to support terrorism, and transferring them to the families of the victims of terrorism,” says Israeli finance minister.

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Where are the Gulf's tourists? Israel's hopes fall short

  When Israel struck an agreement with the United Arab Emirates to open diplomatic ties in 2020, it brought an

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70,000 people from 95 countries make aliyah in 2022

The most olim in more than two decades arrived in Israel this year, representing a dramatic increase from 2021.

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Children out for a stroll in north discover 2,000-year-old lamp in the ground

Clay item found at Kibbutz Parod; location provides new insights into size of ancient Jewish community that lived there

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Peace Between Jordan and Israel Unraveling, Report Says

Israel’s decades-long peace with Jordan is unraveling, a development that threatens to upset a fragile regional stability that is being challenged by countries like Iran, Russia, and China, a think tank report warns.

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Report: Israel threatens to bomb Beirut airport if it is used to deliver Iranian weapons

According to sources, Israel is looking into Tehran's plan to transport weapons into Beirut via civilian flights.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Palestinian Authority is allowing residents to cause environmental, archaeological damage

I appeal to the American people: Your tax dollars that are being funneled to the Palestinian Authority are not helping the Arab population under its rule.

News | Israel Around The World

Report: Israel Saved 82nd Airborne Commander from Taliban Car Bomb on Last Day in Kabul

Another US unit was not so lucky: an ISIS explosive device killed 13 American soldiers in another part of Kabul.

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HonestReporting EXCLUSIVE: Shireen Abu Akleh Death 'Witness' Turns Out To Be Islamic Jihad Terrorist

A key "civilian" witness in the complaint against Israel filed by Al Jazeera at the ICC is a Islamic Jihad terrorist.

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IDF arrests 3,000 Palestinians, thwarts 500 attacks in past 6 months

The military says that the high number of Palestinian deaths stems from the fact that a massive amount of gunfire is directed toward troops during raids, leading them to fire back.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

How Israel Lets Palestinian Authority Get Free Power While Taking Over Land

Meet the Israeli-registered company that owes a billion shekels to the Israel Electric Corporation and serves as an arm of the P.A. as it attempts to illegally encroach on Area C.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli company on the edge of finding diabetes cure

On diabetes awareness day, the world health bodies are focusing attention on making sure patients know how to manage their condition to prevent complications...

Politics | Israeli Politics

Lapid calls Netanyahu to congratulate him on win

PM Yair Lapid has issued instructions for an orderly transfer of power.

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Israel Votes 2022: Turnout as of 12 p.m. highest since 1999

Nearly 30 percent of some 6,788,804 eligible voters had cast a ballot in elections for the 25th Knesset, according to the Israeli Central Elections Committee.

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Bibi Netanyahu Lays it All Out in Must-See Interview - Israel Unwired

It was the ingenuity of so many people that was coupled with the free market changes that the government affected that led to all of the success

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17 States Demand Answers From Ratings Giant Morningstar Over Anti-Israel Bias

Financial services firm Morningstar "may be furthering the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel," 17 attorneys general said in a letter sent on Tuesday and obtained by the Washington Free Beacon—and they want answers as to why


UN Reprimands and Reassigns Official Who Criticized Palestinian Terror Attacks on Israel

The United Nations forced an official who publicly admonished Palestinian terror groups for a spate of rocket attacks on Israeli citizens to delete her Twitter account and reassigned her to a new job, a U.N. official told the Washington Free Beacon.


Trump was a gift, Biden is the punishment

  Many Israelis are concerned over the US president's impending visit. His itinerary is already published, the subjects on the

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Knesset disbands, sets elections for Nov. 1; Lapid becomes interim PM at midnight

After days of debate, lawmakers finally dissolve parliament in 92-0 vote, ending Bennett's year-long government; Netanyahu slams outgoing coalition as a 'failed experiment'


Watch: Arabs pelt police with rocks on Temple Mount

After Jews were forbidden from ascending the mount due to fears of provocation, Arab rioters continued attacking police.

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PICTURES: Palestinians Celebrate, Hand out Candy After Terror Attack that Killed 5 in Tel Aviv

Palestinians in multiple cities came out to celebrate a shooting attack by a terrorist in a Tel Aviv suburb on Tuesday evening.

Politics | Politics

Israelis Mount Their Own COVID-19 ‘Freedom Convoy’

An Israeli “Freedom Convoy” heads towards Jerusalem to protest against restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19, near Ein Hemed, …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Fall of Afghanistan Shows Israel Must Rely on Itself

An Afghan soldier stands in a military vehicle on a street in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 15, 2021. REUTERS/Stringer A former …

Travel | Israel

6 Arabs Arrested for Multi-Million Sheikh Jarrah Real Estate Forgery Scam

The suspects, using forged documents and inside information, allegedly stole millions of state-owned land in Eastern Jerusalem.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Hamas Tacitly Admits That Israel Is Only Hitting Military Targets

A screenshot of drone footage of a Jerusalem-area house damaged by Hamas rocket fire. Photo: Channel N12 screenshot. The official …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Understanding the Sheikh Jarrah Property Dispute

The entrance to the Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah. Photo: Tamar Hayardeni/Wikimedia. JNS.org – The current dispute in Jerusalem’s Sheikh …

Politics | Politics

Israeli EMS Roll Outs COVID Rapid Tests With Biotech Startup Nanosynex

Nanosynex's founders coordinated a donation of some 200 rapid testing kits as part of a pilot initiative with United Hatzalah.

History | History

Special vessels show Jewish continuity in Israel after Roman destruction

The use of chalkstones vessels did not stop with the destruction of city in the second century CE as previously thought, but continued in the Galilee for at least two more centuries.

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Arab funding for Palestinian Authority down 85% in 2020

Arab aid for the Palestinian Authority plummeted by 85% in 2020, the New Arab reported Wednesday. According to the report,

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Israel's anti-government protests deepen Netanyahu's problems | DW | 20.07.2020

Thousands of Israelis have been taking to the streets to protest the government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis. Now, as Israel grapples with a second wave, Prime Minister Netanyahu is under increasing pressure.

Politics | Politics

Netanyahu’s victory is an indictment of his indictment

The silver lining for Netanyahu of not having an immunity request on the Knesset’s docket was that long debates on his status would not be at the top of the news in the weeks before an election.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Rather than drifting away, over two-thirds of US Jews feel tie to Israel -- poll | The Times of Israel

8 out of 10 survey respondents say they are pro-Israel; Netanyahu's support of Trump tops list of reasons Jewish Americans are critical of Israeli policies

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Balad leader Zahalka opposes recommending Gantz as PM

A Joint Arab List meeting on Saturday ended without a decision to recommend Blue and White leader Benny Gantz for


Netanyahu Seeking United Right-Religious Bloc for Coalition Talks | Jewish & Israel News

Laborers work on hanging up a Likud election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with his party candidates, …

History | Archeology

Archaeologists unearth 2000-year-old Hebrew 'Jerusalem' inscription - Jerusalem Post

The find is the first written evidence of the name "Jerusalem" found on a column drum dating from the Herodian period.

Travel | Israeli Culture

Everything you thought you knew about religious Zionists is wrong | The Times of Israel

On issues of land concessions, religious freedoms and gay rights, the answers of community members may come as a surprise

News | The News

Israel Plans New Moonshot After Maiden Mission Fails | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

An image of the Earth and Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft en route to the Moon. Photo: screenshot. The aerospace company behind …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

New York Times: 'Israel Says' a Terror Attack Happened | HonestReporting

Why did the New York Times' first headline in response to a brutal Palestinian terrorist attack, state "Israel Says" when the facts were already known?

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

As new anti-Israel threats emerge, students get crash course on changing campus environment

A four-day conference run by CAMERA in Boston teaches tools of activism, using words, facts, patience and plain-old courage to combat the scourge of anti-Israel sentiment on campus.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Johannesburg councilor suspended for Israel support

“I would like to declare that I am a friend of Israel, and the city of Johannesburg is a friend of Israel! Shalom, Shalom!” she declared on Sunday.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Palestinian Professor Who Led Auschwitz Trip Caught Justifying Terror by Aussie Dave | Israellycool


News | BDS

The REAL Essence of the BDS (Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions) Movement

In Syria hundreds of thousands of children, women and men are being slaughtered, and the world is silent but targets Israel. In Arab lands and countries around Israel women are raped and beheaded and the world is silent.

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A Curable Disease | Nurit Greenger | The Blogs | The Times of Israel

End the Wars of the Jews against Jews Discrimination of Jews by Jews is in the spotlight in Israel right......

Politics | Op-Ed

Dershowitz Rips Obama on Iran: Couldn't 'Negotiate a One-month Lease' - Breitbart

Famed defense attorney and retired Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz ripped President Barack Obama in an address to a conference of pro-Israel activists in Los Angeles on Saturday evening. Dershowitz, who backed Obama in both the 2008 and 2012

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Angry Iranians urge their government: Be more like Israel

Times of London: Iranians take to social media to denounce government's handling of hostage crisis in which Pakistani militants killed a border guard.