Balancing needs of women, ultra-Orthodox men in Israel's military
Los Angeles Times
TEL AVIV — Israel's highest-ranking female soldier says efforts to draft male ultra-Orthodox students into the Israel Defense Forces should not come at the expense of women's advancement in the army. Last year, the nation's Supreme Court determined ...
With natural gas discoveries, Israel faces geopolitical tangle on its way to ...
The deposits are expected to provide Israel enough natural gas for decades and transform the country, famously empty of natural resources, into an energy exporter. Yet selling this gas overseas will require Israel to navigate a geo-political quagmire ...
At 104, Bucks woman making first trip to Israel
"I haven't seen many pictures of Israel, so everything is going to be new and exciting," Hall said. Her daughter, Evelyn Sellers, is looking forward most of all to the Garden of Gethsemane and being baptized in the Jordan River. "There's just so much ...
At 104, She's Heading to Israel For First Time
'Hamas PM: Obama trip confirms bias toward Israel'
US President Barack Obama's visit to the region confirmed his bias toward Israel, Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh told crowds in Gaza in a speech on the eve of the 37th Land Day, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported. The Hamas premier reportedly ...
Anti-Israel activists again attempting to break Gaza blockade
In favor of Pax Americana
Israel closes Gaza crossing after rocket attack
Turkey: Israel's apology not tied to Syria, Iran
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmed Davutoglu rejected claims that Turkey's decision to reconcile with Israel was precipitated by the crisis in Syria or tensions with Iran, Turkish daily Hurriyet reported on Friday, citing a Davutoglu interview with a local ...
Turkey reveals secret diplomacy behind Israel's flotilla apology
Turkey's President: Diplomatic Pressure, Not Syria and Iran, Forced Apology ...
Turkish FM ready to resign if evidence of his secret negotiations with Israel
Obama's Peace Antics in Israel
And as he walked on the red carpet, showered with accolades and warm embraces of top Israeli government and military officials, a new/old reality began to sink in: Obama was no different than his predecessors. He never had been. On the day of Obama's ...
Israel and Turkey let bygones be bygones
Poll: Big drop in Israelis who see Obama as hostile
Charles Krauthammer: What Obama's visit really means for Israel
Hurriyet Daily News
Steinitz: Apology to Turkey important for int'l affairs
He added that in his opinion Israel should have apologized three years ago. He noted that while the issue was important to the US, but the initiative was Israel's. "We took into account that [Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip] Erdogan would try to ...
Turkey says it will work out with Israel compensation for Gaza-bound aid ...
Report: Israelis, Turks to meet next week
Israel, Turkey officials to discuss compensation next week
Israel: From Startup Nation To Startup Peace
President Barack Obama's speech in Jerusalem's International Convention Center still resonates in the Israeli public arena. The President talked about the overall Israeli experience — its historical sources, the threats to its existence, its struggles ...
Israel beefs up security for 'Land Day'
Palestinians get ready to mark Land Day
Clashes in Hebron as Israel boosts security for 'Land Day'
Rep. Israel: Speed disability pay to terminally ill
Doctors gave Susan Young nine months to live upon her diagnosis with stage-four lung cancer last October. The Dix Hills resident quit her job as a school speech pathologist and was approved for Social Security Disability payments -- then was told she ...
Rep. Steve Israel proposes bill to speed up Social Security disability benefits
LI Congressman Wants To Get Rid Of Waiting Period For Benefits For Terminally ...
Israel could withstand Syrian chemical weapons - general
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel could withstand any attack involving Syrian chemical weapons, an Israeli general said on Friday, adding it was improbable that Damascus would order such a strike. The fate of Syria's reputed chemical arsenal is a focus of ...
'Israel's enemies have put the entire civilian population on the frontline'
Syrian chaos depicted