New York Daily News
Israel halts plans to explore new settlements
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Tuesday abruptly halted a plan to explore the potential construction of thousands of new homes in West Bank settlements, saying it had created an "unnecessary confrontation" with the international community ...
Israel Shelves Settlement Plan
Israel halts controversial plan to construct thousands of homes for West Bank ...
Israel PM halts plans to build settler homes
The Times of Israel
Israel's ultranationalist foreign minister Avigdor Liberman returns to office
(CNN) -- On Monday night, Avigdor Liberman was sworn in as Israel's foreign minister after an absence of almost a year, amid a crescendo of opposition protests in the Knesset. A comfortable majority vote -- 62 members voting for, 17 against and one ...
Israeli-US rifts 'should not be aired publicly,' Liberman says
Israel promises to lobby against 'bad' nuclear deal between US and Iran
“Before the talks resume, we will lobby dozens of members of the US Congress to whom I will personally explain during a visit beginning on Tuesday that Israel's security is in jeopardy,” Israel's economy minister, Naftali Bennett, said on Israel Army ...
Kerry vs. friends of Israel
The coming betrayal of Israel
Why the US and Israel are split over the Iran deal
Israel has initial plans for 24000 more settler homes
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel is making plans to build nearly 24,000 more settler homes in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, an anti-settlement group said on Tuesday, questioning the government's commitment to peace talks with the ...
The Times of Israel
PM says Israel will not 'sit on hands' as Gaza rearms behind civilian shield
Hamas is manufacturing and storing rockets in Gaza residential areas, and although Israel will strictly uphold international law, it will not “sit on its hands” in the face of terrorist threats, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Tuesday. Netanyahu ...
Calmest Year in Decade on Gaza-Israel Frontier but Tensions Persist
Egypt destroys smuggling tunnels on Gaza border
One Year Later: Gaza Attacks Down 98%
Israel Takes to Homegrown Pot as Wall Curbs Arab Hash
The shift in Israel's cannabis supply is an unintended effect of tighter border security. While Israelis long smoked hash from neighboring Arab countries, a new fence and more vigilance on the borders have thwarted shipments. In response, Israeli ...
Israel to demolish Bedouin village for national-religious Jewish town
The Israeli government voted on Sunday to raze a Bedouin-Palestinian village of 500 citizens to clear space for a Jewish town, prompting yet more protests against Israel's unabated policy of settlement construction. The government ministers moved to ...
Israel's Plan to Ethnically Cleanse Palestinian Bedouin
Israel promotes racist policies: HR body
The plight of the Bedouin in Israel
Israel agrees to recognize EU ban on funding institutions in settlements
Israel's participation in the European Union's R&D program for the years 2014-2020, known as Horizon 2020, has become controversial because of the new European sanctions against Jewish settlements beyond the Green Line. In the new wording given to ...
Did Israeli gov't vandalize box that held the bones of Jesus' brother?
A three-judge panel of Israeli Supreme Court justices ordered the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) to return the box and several other artifacts to antiquities collector Oded Golan last month, after the agency spent 10 years accusing Golan of forging ...
Jewish Daily Forward
Israel and US Jewry: A shared destiny
Unlike in the Diaspora, where maintaining Jewish continuity entails tough choices and at least some commitment to Jewish particularism, in Israel it is possible to ensure Jewish continuity by simply living here. Making aliya has the added advantage of ...
Civil Marriage in Israel Is Cause That Unites American Jewish Federations
Fighting For Religious Pluralism In Israel
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