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News | News

Israel’s newest doctors hope to make an impact on overburdened medical system

Amid a shortage of medical professionals and resources, the country’s latest immigrants are eager to help fill the gap

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel boosts funding for ultra-Orthodox tech entrepreneurs

A similar program will be announced for Arab Israeli entrepreneurs, Innovation Authority says; aim is to increase participation of minorities in booming startup scene

Science & Technology | ISRAELI TECH

Facebook Acquires Israeli Messaging Platform Startup Redkix For $100M | Technology News

The Israeli company will join Workplace by Facebook, the tech giant's answer to popular collaboration service Slack.

News | International News

Israeli woman wins Dog Photographer of the Year prize

Elinor Roizman from Ashkelon is the first Israeli to earn a first-place prize in the Kennel Club’s annual international photo competition.

Politics | Resources

You Won't Win: 5 Reasons No One Wants to Go to War with Israel | The National Interest

Here are five of the most deadly systems that the Israeli Defense Forces currently employ.

News | Media Bias

The program to target children with anti-Israel propaganda

Teen Vogue has an article that uses the same stupid logic we've seen before to try to link police violence in the US with Israeli defense against violent rioters who want to destroy her.

Science & Technology | ISRAELI TECH

Former Israeli soldiers use AI to wage war on convenience store lines

We spend two years of our lives waiting in lines. Enough is enough! Trigo Vision, an AI startup with a team of warriors at the helm, is here to kill queues.

News | News

Israeli rescuer predicts Thai cave rescue will take week as new video emerges

Video shows group laughing and in good health; authorities say waiting for cave to drain could take months, but youths trapped for nine days can't swim

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

Israel Says Hamas Tried to Snare Soldiers in World Cup Cyber Trap | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Israel‘s military accused the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Tuesday of trying to hack the mobile phones of Israeli soldiers through...

News | News

MK: We’ll stop kite terror, even if it means major conflict, killing Hamas heads

Former Shin Bet chief Avi Dichter warns Israel may return to assassinating terror leaders, could target Gaza chief Sinwar

Politics | Petitions

Petition against the Co-op boycott of Israeli companies - We Believe In Israel

We, the undersigned, deplore the Co-op Group’s discrimination against Israeli suppliers. Egregious human rights abuses by dictatorships around the world do not trigger a boycott under the Co-op Group’s Human Rights and Trade policy. However, compa

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

10 Most Desirable Israeli Companies to Work for

When I first moved to Israel, almost three years ago, I remember being fascinated by the surprising amount of......

News | News

Spanish city councilors call to declare Israeli officials 'persona non grata'

After anti-Israeli moves in the Spanish cities Oviedo and Valencia, the city of Pamplona joins the chorus of condemnations against Israel's 'oppressive policy against the Palestinian people,' calling for a series of measures to be taken agains

News | News

‘Non-Violent’ Palestinian Rock-Throwers Murder Another Israeli

JNS.org – Another Israeli has been murdered, after having been struck in the head by what Haaretz described as a “heavy brick.” For...

News | Standing With Israel

Sarah Zoabi - I am a Muslim Arab woman and I love Israel

Approximately 1.7 million Arabs live in Israel – which is more than 20 percent of the population. The vast majority of them are Muslims.Polls show that 55 percent of them call themselves “proud

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israel Has the Right and Obligation to Defend Its Border with Deadly Force | National Review

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

New algorithm finds phony users on social networks - Hi tech news - Jerusalem Post

The new method is based on the assumption that fake accounts tend to establish improbable links.

Politics | Petitions

Please Sign The Petition: Get Hamas Off Twitter | CIJA

The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs is a non-partisan organization that serves as the advocacy arm of the Jewish Federations of Canada.

News | The News

Israeli specialists provide post-trauma training to Parkland community members | Fox News

The Israel Trauma Coalition arrived in Broward County this week and has been holding training sessions for community members, specifically aimed at teachers, counselors, clinicians, clergy, social organizations and first responders.

Business & Finance | Startup News

Introducing The New Generation Of Israeli VC

The Israeli VC industry have gone through a major shift over the last few years, as it became younger and much more global. The profile of the new Israeli VC is young, ambitious but humble, well-educated, with global experience and much love for what Isra

News | News

After delays, Israel successfully tests Arrow 3 long-range missile interceptor

Early morning exercise carried out with US agency after two tests called off at last minute in recent months

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

As Amazon Opens First Automated Supermarket, Meet The Israeli Startups Shaking Up Shopping Tech

While Amazon Go is creating buzz for the future of automated supermarket tech, Israeli technologies have already made an impact on automated retail.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Why Israel has the most technologically advanced military on Earth

In 1950, just two years after the state of Israel was founded, the country’s first commercial delegation set off for South America. Israel desperately needed trading partners. Unlike its Arab adver…

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Yair Lapid: World must recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan, united Jerusalem as capital - Diplomatic Conference - J

Lapid, who is one of the heads of the opposition, surprisingly used his speech to support Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on what is seen as a historic day for Israel.

News | NEWS

Legislators Voice Bipartisan Concern Over US Policy Toward Hamas, as Palestinian Terror Group Commits to Retaining Indep

As Palestinian Hamas representatives reinforced their commitment to retaining an independent armed force ahead of new post-reconciliation talks with their rival Fatah...

Politics | BDS

Looking for an American bipartisan issue? Try the fight against BDS

'To those saying Israel is an increasingly partisan issue, that narrative is prescriptive rather than descriptive,' says law Prof. Eugene Kontorovich

Politics | BDS

BDS seeks to take down Galilee olive oil business with Facebook campaign - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

Supporters fight back with counter-campaign of positive reviews.

News | News

Fatah Admits Its True Goals -- but the Media Won't Retweet | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Palestinian officials and groups that are often deemed to be “moderates,” have once again been very clear about their desire to destroy Israel...

Politics | Resources

Why Is Pakistan More Legitimate than Israel?

Whenever I have received a call from a listener to my radio show challenging Israel’s legitimacy, I have asked these people if they ever called a radio show to challenge any other country’s legitimacy. In particular, I ask, have they ever questioned t

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Israeli aid group rushes to help flooded Houston | The Times of Israel

IsraAID mission aims to help out with coordination of relief efforts in storm-battered city

News | News

Trump Administration Reportedly Confirms $300 Million Annual US Funding of Pro-Palestinian Agency Will Continue

Three months after indefinitely delaying the potential move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, President...

News | News

Top Palestinian Leader Who Accused Israel Of Genocide Is Now Begging Israel For Life-Saving Surgery

Saeb Erekat has spent the last 25 years of his life as a propagandist for the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO), slandering Israel with blood libels and accusations of genocide.

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Arab man says he murdered Jewish girlfriend to ‘free Palestinian prisoners’ - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Body of pregnant Michal Halimi, 29, of Binyamin found bludgeoned in Holon after having gone missing for a week.

Politics | Resources

Is the UN Fair to Israel? | PragerU

Israel is a vibrant democracy with full rights for women and gays, a free press and independent judiciary. You would think that the United Nations would celebrate such a country. Instead, the UN condemns Israel at every turn to the point of obsession. How

News | News

Israel firm says Iran-linked hackers spin global web of deceit

New report by Israeli cyber-intelligence firm says CopyKittens lays malware traps, creates fake Facebook pages

News | Anti-Israel=Anti-Semitism

Israel Hayom | Israelis outraged at being 'marked' at Romanian resort

Israelis vacationing at Mamaia beach resort are surprised to discover strangers know their country of origin, until they realize the bracelets they were given by the resort indicate they are Israeli

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Division at the Western Wall is no path to unity - Opinion - Jerusalem Post

Over 60% of American Jews are totally unaffiliated, and have little or no interest in Judaism, Israel, Jerusalem or the Western Wall.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel’s Spy Agency Mossad Launches VC To Invest In Cutting-Edge Startups

The clandestine spy agency will invest in technologies including flexible robotics, biomimetics and miniaturized systems.

News | News

Wonder Woman ban spreads across Arab world | World Israel News

Wonder Woman may be a hit at the box office, but the movie has hit the rocks in the Arab world because of its Israeli star.

News | NEWS

Trump Cancels Visit to Ancient Masada Site after Israel Refuses Helicopter Landing

President Donald Trump has canceled a planned visit and speech at the ancient mountain fortress of Masada in Israel after authorities told him that he could not land his helicopter on top of the UNESCO-listed site. Instead, Trump will now deliver a speech

News | News

Marking Israel’s first Independence Day without dreamer-in-chief Shimon Peres

Son Chemi Peres says his father left a compass and tools to help the country follow his path of making technology, not war

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Why Israel Is Nothing Like Apartheid South Africa - NYTimes.com

Among critics of Israel, it has become ever more common to accuse the Jewish state of imitating apartheid South Africa. This month, an obscure United Nations agency, the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, whose membership comprises 18 Arab states, caused an uproar when it issued a report accusing Israel of applying the same racism in its conflict with Palestinians that made South Africa an international pariah.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

The Offer that Turns the Gaza Strip into Singapore

Last week, Hamas received an offer that no sane entity would turn down. The offer did not come from Hamas's allies in Iran and the Islamic world. The offer, to turn the impoverished Gaza Strip into "the Singapore of the Middle East," came from I

Politics | Resources

Dispelling the Myth that Israel Is the Largest Beneficiary of US Military Aid

Many American detractors of Israel begin by citing that Israel receives the lion’s share of US military aid. The very suggestion conjures the demon of an all-powerful Israel lobby that has turned the US Congress into its pawn. But these figures, while r

Politics | Op-Ed

Israel Is Not the Occupier | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

This past summer, the section of the Republican Party’s platform on Israel included a key statement made in anticipation of...

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Jerusalem student fund for student ventures to kick off | The Times of Israel

Fresh.fund aims to finance early-stage startups and give students hands-on investing experience

News | News

Top US firefighters ‘dropped everything’ to help Israel battle the blazes | Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Dozens of firefighters from across America put their lives on hold to help subdue the wildfires that swept Israel over the past week.

News | News

Shimon Peres, the last of Israel’s founding fathers, dies at 93

Former president and prime minister passes away in his sleep 2 weeks after suffering major stroke; family to give a press statement shortly

News | News

As Peres fights for his life, his son urges prayers, says next few hours critical

In update after midnight, doctor says bleeding on brain finally stopped after massive stroke; former president regains limited consciousness, is in serious but stable condition

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

I’m a Jew of Color and Accusing Israel of ‘Genocide’ Disgusts Me - Opinion – Forward.com

The Movement for Black Lives is erasing the experience of Jews of color and the whole Jewish people’s connection to Israel, Philip Mehdipour argues.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why Are Jews Not 'Radicalized?' | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

According to the most popular and largely dominant theory of why Muslims become radicalized, the more they feel discriminated against, the more likely they are to engage in terrorism and join terrorist groups such as Islamic State. This theory claims to b

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli emergency tech aims to make Rio attendees safer | The Times of Israel

Developed after the kidnapping-murder of 3 teens in 2014, SayVu's technology seeks to prevent such tragedies from happening again, including at the Summer Olympics

News | News

The Palestinian Olympic Swimming Pool-Sized Lie – Tablet Magazine

As the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympic games celebrated the spirit of competition and camaraderie that captures the hearts and eyes of millions around the world every four years, the festivities were momentarily darkened by a short and stabbing remind

News | Israel/Jewish Community

In Major Shift, GOP Rejects Two-State Solution, Says Israel Not “Occupier” - News – Forward.com

Rejecting decades-old policy, the Republican Party approved on July 12 a platform that does not include a call for a two-state solution to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict. Instead, it defers to Israel to determine whether it is interested in negotiatin

News | Israel/Jewish Community

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

Troubling.

History | History

The Arabs' Historic Mistakes in Their Interactions with Israel

We Arabs managed our relationship with Israel atrociously, but the worst of all is the ongoing situation of the Palestinians. Our worst mistake was in not accepting the United Nations partition plan of 1947. Perhaps one should not launch wars if one is

Politics | BDS

The Reason Why BDS Groups Oppose Efforts to Curb Anti-Semitism

There's a reason why BDS advocates oppose efforts to curb anti-Semitism on college campuses. Their cause is inextricably linked to Jew hatred.

News | News

Trump says he'll make Israel pay for defense aid | The Times of Israel

Candidate lumps Jewish state in with other countries that benefit from US security assistance, says they can pay 'big league'

News | News

From left to right, Israelis sour on 'opportunist' Donald Trump | The Times of Israel

Some Israelis appreciate Republican's bluntness, but prominent figures from across the political spectrum say he can't be trusted

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

In first, Israeli drip irrigation to water California's rice | The Times of Israel

Ben-Gurion University and Netafim are teaming up with a large ranch to help the state beat its drought

Politics | POLITICS

U.S. Spy Net on Israel Snares Congress - WSJ

The National Security Agency’s targeting of Israeli leaders also swept up the content of private conversations with U.S. lawmakers.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

German BDS backers go on labeling spree of Israeli products | The Times of Israel

Self-styled 'inspectors' descend on German town's businesses checking to see what goods were not marked

Politics | POLITICS

Prager: Why I Am in Israel — and Why You Should Be | Truth Revolt

I want to explain why I am in Israel. I am in here with 450 American (and a German and a Canadian) listeners to my radio show. About 400 are non-Jews. We are here on a “Stand with Israel” tour organized by the syndicator of my radio show, the Salem Ra

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Muslim Medical Staff Didn't Save Rabbi Stabbed to Death Next to Clinic | Frontpage Mag

The medical team did not go out to provide treatment to the wounded

Politics | POLITICS

Team Obama winks at incitement against Israelis

Does Team Obama want more Palestinian attacks on Israelis? Secretary of State John Kerry sure gives that impression. Wednesday saw more bloodletting: An Arab stabbed a 70-year-old woman as she boar...

Science & Technology | ISRAELI TECH

Israeli Microbreweries Haven for Innovation in Trendy Field - Israel News

With 53 microbreweries established in the past decade, the fast-growing trend of boutique breweries creating small batches of craft beers is currently exploding on the Israeli scene.

Science & Technology | ISRAELI TECH

This Personal Rescue Backpack SkySaver Lets You Rappel Down Buildings

SkySaver's emergency backpack is designed to help residents escape from high-rises. When fire breaks out, you buckle in and start rappelling down the building.

News | Israel

The Pilots Who Helped Save Israel - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

In 1945, showing great foresight, then General Dwight Eisenhower made an effort to stop any possible attempts to deny that the Holocaust ever happened. With the allies’ victory over Nazi Germany, he visited one of the concentration camps near Gotha, Germany, and was shocked and horrified at what he saw. Though some of the sights made him physically ill, he inspected every part of the camps. He felt that it was his duty to see it all and be able to testify to the truth of the Nazi unfathomable brutality.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Official: Israel virtually unanimous in denouncing 'historic surrender' to Iran

The nuclear accord agreed upon in Vienna is a “historical capitulation of the West to the axis of evil led by Iran,” Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said Tuesday morning.

Politics | POLITICS

The American catastrophe waiting to happen if Obama gets his way - Israel Video Network

An important examination of what the Obama; administration's policies would really mean for Israel if they were realized.

News | News

6 Israelis Held Over the Killing of Palestinian

A group of Israelis was arrested in what one official described as a revenge killing. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged to pursue the case and said, “We do not differentiate between terrorists.”