Wall Street Journal
Assad Warns Israel, Claiming a Stockpile of Russian Weapons
New York Times (blog)
BEIRUT, Lebanon — President Bashar al-Assad of Syria displayed a new level of defiance on Thursday, warning Israel that he could permit attacks on the Golan Heights and suggesting that he had secured plenty of weapons from Russia — possibly ...
Analysis: Israel could swoop on S-300 missiles in Syria, but with risks
Syrian Leader Mocks Foes and Threatens Israel
Assad: Arab world prepared to join fight against Israel
TIAA-CREF gets OK to keep anti-Israel proposal from proxy
May 30 (Reuters) - The College Retirement Equities Fund can ignore a controversial customer proposal calling for it to end investments in companies that support "Israel's occupation," the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ruled. In a May 10 ...
Pension giant TIAA-CREF excludes Israel divestment resolution from ...
Israel to Build 300 Units in Jewish Settlement
Israel's Housing Ministry said Thursday it has given the final go-ahead for the construction of 300 new homes in a Jewish settlement in east Jerusalem, complicating the mission of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to renew Mideast peace talks.
Israel OK's 300 new illegal settler units
Boosting the West Bank's economy
Israel 'to build' new outposts in Jerusalem
Syria says it has advanced missiles from Russia, Israeli says new warfare coming
JERUSALEM - Israel warned Thursday that it needed to prepare for a "new era" of war in the Middle East as the Syrian regime claimed the first shipment of anti-aircraft missiles from Russia had arrived. The message comes as the Syrian opposition ...
Pro-Israel organizations audited by IRS, say actions may have been coordinated
A Washington Free Beacon investigation has identified at least five pro-Israel organizations that have been audited by the IRS in the wake of a coordinated campaign by White House-allied activist groups in 2009 and 2010. These organizations, some of ...
Did IRS targeting start with Israel?
IRS May Have Targeted at Least Five Pro-Israel Nonprofits, Investigation Reveals
Israel braces for the worst
As Israel finds itself drawn into the Syrian conflict, CNN's Elise Labott examines efforts to prepare for a possible confrontation. Labott, CNN Foreign Affairs Reporter, is based in Washington but currently reporting from Jerusalem.
Desmond Tutu and the call for a Uefa boycott of Israel
Having read Archbishop Desmond Tutu et al's plea for boycotting Israel (Letters, 28 May), I found myself shifting uncomfortably in my seat. Isn't Tutu the person who, a few years ago, encouraged an idea to bring an international football tournament to ...
Desmond Tutu urges UEFA to strip Israel of Under-21 championship
Israel speaks with Russia amid reports of S-300
Israel has yet to confirm the arrival of the missiles, which have a 200-kilometer range with the capacity to hit planes in northern Israel. It would create a no-fly zone that would make it impossible for the Israeli air-force to operate along the ...
Analysis: Israel could hit S-300 missiles in Syria
Russian S-300 anti-aircraft missile system Photo: REUTERS. JERUSALEM - Israel could overcome advanced S-300 anti-aircraft missiles if they were deployed in Syria but any strikes on the system would be difficult and risk alienating its supplier, Russia.
Israel to fund non-Orthodox rabbis in reform victory
... Thursday in response to a High Court petition filed in January against the ministry by the Reform Movement in Israel and the Conservative Movement, arguing that it is illegal discrimination that the 157 state-employed neighborhood rabbis are all ...
Israel to fund non-Orthodox rabbis
Israel's Religious Services Ministry to allow non-Orthodox, state-funded ...