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Hospital in Southern Israel Evacuates Patients Underground Amid Rocket Attacks From Gaza

Firefighters work to extinguish a vehicle as it burns after a factory caught on fire in Sderot, southern Israel, Nov. …

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Shin Bet chief says agency thwarted over 450 terrorist attacks in 2019

Israeli security forces have thwarted over 450 significant terrorist attacks in 2019, Shin Bet security agency Director Nadav Argaman said on

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'A unity government is dead, and Israel is on its way to a 3rd election'

There is virtually no chance, and if there is no dramatic breakthrough in negotiations, Israel will be facing its third

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Apartheid Fails Everywhere in Follow-Up Story on Murdered Arab-Israeli Alia Maasarwe | Israellycool

Remember Arab-Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe who was murdered in Melbourne, Australia in January of this year, and whose death was grotesquely politicized by the likes of then ABC Australia journalist Jennine Khalik?

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'Russia is constantly trying to arrest Israeli citizens'

Russia will continue to use Israeli citizens as bargaining chips to advance their own political and diplomatic objectives, says former

Travel | Israeli Culture

Israel In Numbers: Snapshot Of A (Largely) Happy, Healthy, Educated Nation

The annual report released every year by the Central Bureau of Statistics provides a fascinating picture of Israel in numbers. | NoCamels

Politics | Media Bias

The Independent Refuses to Budge on 'Arab Jaffa' | HonestReporting

The Independent refuses to correct after referring to "the Arab neighbourhood of Jaffa" despite its Jewish majority.

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Israeli Political Parties Take Unexpected Positions in First Day of Post-Election Consultations With President Rivlin

Members of the Joint List party sit next to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin as he began talks with political parties …

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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

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Netanyahu calls on rival Gantz to form national unity government

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday morning there was no chance he could form a right-wing government after Israel's

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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, …

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Israel Elections Analysis: Who Won & Lost? What the Media is Not Reporting

Basically, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu didn't lose the elections but he didn't win either. Don't miss this deep dive the media is not giving you.

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In Post Election Speeches, Netanyahu Lashes Out at Arab Parties, Gantz Emphasizes Unity

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel’s parliamentary …

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Top Arab official has been unknowingly spying for Israel for 5 years

IDF's human intel unit unveils one of Jewish state's most important assets in an unspecified Arab state, a spy known as 'Torpedo,' including details of his remarkable recruitment

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Is There An Ideal Solution For Saving The Dead Sea? Israeli Scientists Weigh In | Environment News

The Dead Sea is slowly disappearing and collaboration among neighboring countries is difficult. But Israel needs a plan, and fast. | NoCamels

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Netanyahu Vows to 'Secure Israel's Sovereignty' After Deadly Terror Attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised on Thursday to “secure our sovereignty over our historic homeland,” hours after the body of 19-year-old yeshivah student and Israel Defense Forces’ recruit Dvir Sorek was found stabbed to death outside Kibbutz Migdal Oz in Gush Etzion.

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Palestinian factions praise cold blooded murder, calling it "natural" for them

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Israel: Swastika Flag on Gaza Border Reveals Hamas' True Intention -- the Annihilation of the Jewish State

A Nazi swastika flag raised on the Israel-Gaza Strip border, Friday, Aug. 2, 2019. Photo: IDF. Israel continued on Tuesday …

News | Standing With Israel

What a Feeling! Lionel Richie Blocks Code Pink Following Boycott Calls | Israellycool

Lionel's response is gold of the comedy (not Ariel) variety.

News | Pallywood

Palestinians Caught Lying About Young Palestinian Boy Supposedly Summoned for Interrogation | Israellycool

Palestinian news sites and other sites are claiming that Israel interrogated young palestinian boy Mohammed Rabia 'Alian.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Head of Human Rights Watch Refuses to Say Israel Has Right to Exist as Jewish State

Kenneth Roth, executive director of Human Rights Watch. Photo: World Economic Forum / Benedikt von Loebell. A top official at …

Politics | Media Bias

Reuters Photo Caption Fail: Israel 'Bombs' Palestinian Buildings

Israel demolished Palestinian buildings in the village of Sur Baher using bulldozers and munitions, not "bombing" them as Reuters photo captions claim.

News | Israel Around The World

I went to Puerto Rico to see Israeli aid in action | ISRAEL21c

Earlier this year, I flew to Puerto Rico with ISRAEL21c and discovered just how much Israeli aid organization, IsraAID has helped the people of the island in the wake of their worst disaster.

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WATCH: Captured Israeli-Arab ISIS Fighter Admits Israel Treats the Arabs Fairly and Equally | Israellycool

Sayyaf Sharif Daoud, a captured Israeli-Arab ISIS fighter, was recently interviewed on BBC Arabic. When asked why he had joined ISIS instead of the 'Palestinian resistance', his answer would not have pleased the Israel haters of the world.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli companies chosen for MedTech Innovator Showcase | ISRAEL21c

Medasense for pain management and Vectorious for heart-failure monitoring were among 50 companies selected from a field of 800 applicants.

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Delicious Headline of the Day (But Not If You Are An Israel Hater) | Israellycool

...has to be this from The National Interest, an American bimonthly international affairs magazine published by Washington DC-based public policy think tank the Center for the National Interest (founded by Richard Nixon)

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Netanyahu unlikely to bar Ilhan Omar, though law gives him power to do so | The Jerusalem post

Israel has a law the grants the government authority to ban pro-BDS activists from entering the country. The law has been used sporadically over the past two years.

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Turkish organization teaches Arab kids from east Jerusalem that Israel is theirs

A Turkish organization, seeking to deepen Turkish influence in Jerusalem, has launched this summer a series of summer camps for

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israel haters try to weaponize National Education Association convention; conference materials refer to Israel as guilty of "apartheid"

The National Education Association is the is the largest labor union and professional interest group in the United States, with over 3 million members, mostly public school teachers.

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Coffee Bean Roasted Over 'Jerusalem, West Bank' | HonestReporting

HonestReporting's local branch of Coffee Bean is located in "Jerusalem, West Bank," according to the company's global website.

Politics | Media Bias

At Start of Travel Season, AP Runs Hatchet Job Against Pro-Settlements Duty Free Chain | The Jewish Press

Simon Falic also told the AP: “We are proud to support organizations that help promote Jewish life all over the Land of Israel.”

Travel | Israeli Culture

Butter shortage in Israel? No problem: Bakeries go vegan | ISRAEL21c

The vegan mocha fudge cake introduced by La Farina will save 12,000 eggs, 370 liters of milk and 250 kilos of butter per year.

History | Archeology

IDF Paratroopers Accidentally Uncover Ancient Guard Tower from time of King Hezekiah

IDF soldiers connected with their Biblical counterparts when they took part in an archaeological dig, uncovering a guard tower from the era of King Hezekiah

News | Standing With Israel

WATCH: Sharon Stone: “While I’m Not a Jew, I’m Jew-ish” | Israellycool

At The Algemeiner's recent West Coast Gala, Sharon made the following comment in her speech before presenting Judea Pearl with the “Warrior for Truth” award.

News | Antisemitism Watch

New Zealand government website wipes Israel off the map

Immigration department publishes fact sheet with map of Middle East showing Palestine, East Jerusalem and referencing occupation

Politics | Media Bias

HonestReporting Prompts Improved Guardian Headline on Planned 'Trump' Village | HonestReporting

With Sunday's unveiling of a plaque marking the site of a planned village in the Golan to be named after United States President Donald Trump, media

News | Standing With Israel

Arizona to set up Israel trade office later this year | The Times of Israel

Gov. Ducey approves budget for new fiscal year; in 2017 trade between Arizona and Israel totaled some $400 million, making Israel Arizona's 9th largest trading partner

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Elder Of Ziyon - Nah, they're not antisemitic: PA fires mayor for allowing Jews into town

An invitation to several chareidi youths to join in his son’s wedding has cost the mayor of the Palestinian Authority-controlled village of Dir Kadis his job.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Dershowitz: Trump's ambassador is right on Israel's annexation. His posturing, pro-Palestinian critics are wrong

David Friedman is right: International law supports Israel retaining some of the West Bank. I should know – I helped draft it.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

David Friedman gave Netanyahu half a nod for West Bank annexation. What happens next? - JTA

Settlement supporters welcomed the U.S. ambassador's remarks, but others predicted everything from a war crimes trial to war itself.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Antidepressants in old age may increase risk of dementia, Israeli study finds | The Times of Israel

Researchers followed 71,000 Israelis, found 3 times as many dementia diagnoses among depressed; some experts argue depression may be an early sign, not a cause

News | Pallywood

Libel: The Case of The Strangled Palestinian Child | Israellycool

While it has not gone full-on viral – despite the begging of the hater who posted it – it has been retweeted 44 times since tweeted less than 9 hours ago, as of the time of this post. That’s still hundreds of people potentially influenced by this libel.

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Israel's Accelerating Brain Drain Should Be Ringing Alarm Bells, Says New Report

The country's most educated population is leaving at an alarming pace, according to a new study called 'Leaving the Promised Land' by the Shoresh Institution for Socioeconomic Research. | NoCamels

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?

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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

Troubling.

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.