Hard-Line Israeli Foreign Minister Resigns
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Facing indictment for breach of trust and fraud, Israel's foreign minister, Avigdor Lieberman, resigned his post Friday afternoon amid mounting political pressure, upending the campaign landscape five weeks before national elections.
Israel's foreign minister resigns amid charges
Lieberman Resigns Over Scandal
Israel FM Lieberman resigns
Mythbusting: Israel and Switzerland are not gun-toting utopias
Washington Post (blog)
My post “12 facts about guns and mass shootings” included a mention of Israel and Switzerland, societies where guns are reputed to be widely available, but where gun violence is rare. Janet Rosenbaum, an assistant professor of epidemiology at the ...
Israel's Women of the Wall Pray for Equality - ABC News
Israeli security guards at the Western Wall on Friday searched women worshippers arriving at the holiest place where Jews can pray for a seemingly inoffensive object — the Jewish prayer shawl, which under the Orthodox tradition can be worn only by men.
Some Jews, Israel-backers fear Chuck Hagel
“Now that the election is over Barack Obama no longer has to appeal to supporters of Israel or haters of terrorism — so he is about to appoint former Senator Chuck Hagel to replace Leon Panetta as Secretary of Defense,” charged Jeff Dunetz at the blog ...
Chuck Hagel and the malignant neglect of Israel
Hagel's Atlantic Council Publishes “Israel Apartheid” Column
Chuck Hagel: Interventionist? Anti-Israel? …A Round-Up
Germany, Israel agree to disagree
While Israel was upset with the collapse of what Tel Aviv thought would be continued German backing, Merkel made it clear the decision was in response to Israel's announcement that it would construct some 3,000 settlements in East Jerusalem, and ...
How Israel brought comic relief to Germany
Letter: Israel has a right to defend itself
The letter "A proposal for peace in Gaza" [Dec. 7] omits certain important facts. If Israel were to "pause" before Iran's munitions and machinations, the Jewish nation would most certainly be destroyed; Iran has promised to do so. The "horrifying toll ...
Israel soldiers accused of assaulting journalists
The journalists, Yousri Al Jamal and Ma'amoun Wazwaz, who were both working for Reuters news agency, were driving to a check point where a Palestinian teenager had earlier been shot dead by an Israeli soldier when they were stopped by a military foot ...
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
What the US Can Learn From Israel's National Service Model
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
The answer is Israel. As Dan Senor and Saul Singer write in their in a fascinating new book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle, "In 2008, per capita venture capital investments in Israel were 2.5 times greater than in the United ...
The Times of Israel
Hamas subdued despite Gaza victory claim-Israeli military
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's offensive on Gaza has deterred Hamas from new hostilities despite its claims of victory and the front is now at its quietest in 20 years, a senior Israeli military officer said. Vastly lopsided shelling exchanges over ...
Israeli troops, Palestinians clash in Hebron
Goldstone Echoes From Gaza War II - Op-Eds - Israel National News
Americans' support for Israel didn't waver in wake of Gaza fighting
Foreign Policy: This Hanukkah, Israel Doesn't Have to Worry About Running Out ...
Recent developments have ruined one of Golda Meir's favorite jokes. The former Israeli prime minister was known to quip: “Know why Jews don't like Moses? For 40 years he leads them through the desert, and then he brings them to the only place in the ...
John Howard lobbied Israel to get Woodside over the line on gas