Israel Taps an Offshore Natural Gas Field
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Israel moved closer to its goal of energy independence on Sunday as natural gas from a large offshore field began flowing into the country, a harbinger of important change that will benefit the country strategically and economically ...
A Possible Strategic Change: Israel Becomes Energy Independent
When Israel starts exporting natural gas, Cyprus and Lebanon could be the big ...
Gas from Israel's Tamar field starts to flow
The Times of Israel
Khaled Mashaal re-elected as Hamas leader
Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh traveled to Cairo on Saturday to discuss complaints the movement has regarding Israel's compliance with the truce brokered by Egypt following Operation Pillar of Defense, AFP reported. According to the report, the ...
ISRAEL: Sucking It Up For The Turks
Hamas reelects political chief Mashaal, report says
Report: Mashaal re-elected as Hamas politburo chief
A Turkey-Israel Opening
New York Times
During his recent visit to Israel, President Barack Obama pulled off a major breakthrough in relations between Israel and Turkey. After forging very close ties during the 1990s, Jerusalem and Ankara have of late gone their separate ways. The ...
Obama mediates resolution between Israel and Turkey
USAK President: "Israel's apology a turning point, both sides should appoint ...
Turkey dreams of new tourism boom after Israel's sorry
Lapid: I won't let Israel become Cyprus or Greece
Referring to Israel's Mediterranean neighbors who have undergone economic crises, Lapid added that he had to make those difficult decisions because he was not prepared that on his watch Israel would reach the same harsh economic situation as in Greece ...
Lapid: Israel's middle class is no longer the country's cash machine
Lapid: Middle Class Not a 'Money Machine'
Lapid on budget: 'Thinking of Mrs. Cohen from Hadera'
Fight to lower prices in Israel
In general, and it is a well-known fact, the average person in Israel hardly earns enough money to pay their monthly bills and has very little left over for extras, let alone a holiday. They start each month in the minus at the bank. Yet the store ...
Gilad: Syria poses new, 'difficult' challenges to Israel
Israel may be concerned about the growing presence of al-Qaida elements in Syria but that threat pales in comparison with the menace posed by the Iran-Syrian-Hezbollah axis before the Syrian civil war, Amos Gilad said in an interview that appeared ...
President Obama appeals to Israel's conscience
He finally convinced Israel and its supporters that “HE GETS US,” as one of them emailed me. “In his Kishkas (gut), he gets us!” But Obama also spoke more bluntly about Israel's occupation and the case for a Palestinian state than any U.S. president ...
WILLIAMS: President Obama stands and delivers during recent Israel trip
Book Addresses Forgotten Palestinians of Israel
Obama, Israel, and Palestine
Israel set to jail teenage conscientious objector for eighth time
There he will state his objection to serving in the Israeli army. Following his refusal to enlist, Blanc expects to be arrested and sentenced to between 10 and 20 days in jail. He will then be taken to Military Prison Number 6 to serve his time. And ...
'Iranian militia monitored Bulgarian synagogue'
Israeli intelligence officials disclosed the Qods Force surveillance of the Sofia synagogue to the report's author, Dr. Matthew Levitt, a leading authority on Hezbollah and director of the Stein Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence at the ...
Boris Berezovsky was looking forward to Israel holiday before death
In an interview with New Times, a weekly Russian newspaper, she said: “He was definitely planning to come to Israel on Monday [March 25]. I know that for sure.” “[Berezovsky] used to say: 'Imagine if I'm not around, all the problems will go away,' but ...
Berezovsky's girlfriend: He didn't commit suicide