Christian Science Monitor
New US envoy in Israel to clear obstacles for Obama's second term
Dan Shapiro, the new American ambassador to Israel, submitted his credentials to President Shimon Peres on Wednesday. That same day, he submitted a declaration of support for Prime Minister ...
Jeremy Ben-Ami's “A New Voice for Israel: Fighting for the Survival of the ...
Is Israel Officially Giving Up on Democracy?
In Israel, raft of new laws shows rise of the right
Tent-city protesters vow to hold even larger demos
Furious over what they call repeated government rejection of their demands, protesters hope to hold “the mother of all demonstrations” across Israel on Saturday – a week after an estimated 150000 Israelis took to the streets in several cities to ...
Israel's 3-week-old cost-of-living protests turn into tussle over settlements ...
Israel social protests turn political
Parents and children protest in 'stroller marches' across Israel
Capital New York
Weprin campaign pushes past Israel in NY-9
What David Weprin would like to stop talking about is Israel. Yet the issue hasn't died, at least not in the media. Weprin continued to answer questions about Israel today on “The Brian Lehrer Show.” Asked about former Mayor Ed Koch's endorsement of ...
To Ed Koch: An Apology & A Map To Find Your Way
Taking a break from seniors, David Weprin targets women, deferentially
NY Dem noncommittal on Obama reelect
SB Nation DC
Trevor Booker “real excited” about signing with Israel
Washington Post (blog)
The Cook book is Israel-bound. (Rick Bowmer - AP) Booker is the first member of the Wizards to sign with a team overseas since the lockout began on July 1. Booker's agent, Andy Miller, said that Booker had been “getting an earful for about 40 days” ...
Trevor Booker to play in Israel during lockout
Israel raids Gaza, no victims: Palestinians
JERUSALEM — Israel's air force carried out three raids on the Gaza Strip on Thursday without causing any casualties, witnesses said. Two attacks early in the day targeted bases of the Ezzedine Al-Qassam Brigades, the military branch of Hamas that ...
Army: Palestinians fire rocket, Israel hits back
Attacks continue; rocket hits Kiryat Gat
Israel reports uptick in Palestinian attacks as statehood deadline approaches
ISRAEL: Approval of 900 new homes in East Jerusalem draws ire
Los Angeles Times
Israel's Interior Ministry gave the final green light Thursday to the construction of more than 900 new homes in a Jewish development built on land seized during the 1967 Mideast war. Palestinians and anti-settlement groups said the Har Homa expansion, ...
Israel approves 900 E.Jerusalem settlement homes
Israel parliament approves housing bill, protests continue
Israel to build over 900 homes in East Jerusalem
Huffington Post (blog)
And what do you do if that friend is also a blood relative, like Israel? I often ask myself that question about progressive, pro-Israel Jews who are furious at the direction in which their beloved Israel is going. Is there a point when they will just ...
Kampeas concerned: Has ZOA reversed position to criticize Israel on security ...
Thousands of Ethiopians Immigrating to Israel
Zionists Pessimistic Impacts on US Economy
The Daily Star
Parliament endorses law on maritime borders
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanon's Parliament endorsed Thursday a draft law demarcating the county's maritime borders with Israel and Cyprus during the second day of a two-day legislative session. The move, which Prime Minister Najib Mikati praised as ...
Lebanon Approves Border Demarcation Amid Dispute With Israel
Lebanon approves draft law on maritime boundary
Lebanon to drill in disputed sea
Israel Could Drop Arabic as an Official Language
Lawmakers support legislation which would change Israel's accepted definition as a “Jewish and democratic state.” Members of Knesset from both the coalition and opposition submitted a proposal yesterday that seeks to rid Arabic as one of Israel's ...
Kadima lawmakers retract support for bill scrapping Arabic as official ...
Israel's Anti-Boycott Law Forces Israelis to Take a Stand
Israeli lawmakers propose abolishing Arabic as official language
Peres: Obama is 'a great friend' of Israel
President assures new US ambassador Shapiro that not all in Israel feel US president is is unfavorably disposed to Israel. Aware that many Israelis feel US President Barack Obama is unfavorably disposed to Israel, President Shimon ...
Peres tells new US envoy: No doubt Obama is friend of Israel
New US ambassador to Israel says President Obama hopes to visit, no date set
New US ambassador says Obama might visit Israel