Palestinian Criticizes Israel Over Construction
New York Times (blog)
JERUSALEM — The chief Palestinian negotiator condemned Israel on Thursday for moving closer to constructing 69 apartments in a Jewish neighborhood on territory seized in the 1967 war even as Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for a fifth round of ...
Kerry arrives in Israel as rumors swirl of Netanyahu, Abbas meeting
Kerry resumes Israel-Palestine peace mission
Israel greets Kerry with settlement declaration. Could that signal progress?
US Ospreys and air tankers put Iran in Israel's reach
The aircraft could help solve Israel's inability to breach Iran's uranium enrichment facility buried under a granite mountain at Fordow. It might be impregnable to even the heaviest conventional bunker-busting munitions in the U.S. arsenal, Pollack ...
4 Are Named in Scheme to Pocket Aid for Israel
New York Times
The 19 charities all had buzzwords in their names intended to appeal to Jews eager to help Israel — including Hatzalah, a reference to the volunteer ambulance service primarily serving Jewish communities, and Zaka, a reference to the organization that ...
The Times of Israel
PM: Israel doesn't want bi-national state, must ensure self-defense
Israel is not interested in becoming a “bi-national country,” but must ensure that it can defend itself by itself against any threat, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, hours before US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for talks ...
John Kerry on new Mideast bid as Israel stresses security
Netanyahu: Peace must allow for 'ability to defend ourselves'
McDonald's Israel Licensee Rejects West Bank Restaurant
McDonald's Corp. (MCD)'s licensee in Israel rejected a proposal to open a restaurant in a mall in a West Bank settlement, sparking criticism from pro-settler groups and supermarket-chain owner Rami Levy. The closely held company, owned by Omri Padan, ...
McDonald's Israel rejects West Bank branch proposal
Even McDonald's Political When It Comes To Israel And The Palestinians
McDonald's Israel refuses to open branch in West Bank settlement, joining boycott
UN News Centre
Israel subjecting Palestinian prisoners to 'abusive' detention, interrogation ...
UN News Centre
27 June 2013 – A United Nations committee today voiced concern at a wide range of practices that violate Israel's obligations as an occupying Power and infringe on the human rights of the Palestinians, and warned that popular discontent could result in ...
Hamas Official 'Complains' About Israeli 'Siege'
Israel demands UN condemn Gaza rocket fire
Israel hits Gaza sites after rocket attacks
269Life, Israel Animal Rights Group, Brand Themselves With Hot Irons In Solidarity
Boojor said he has seen progress on the issue of animal rights in Israel, with an increasing number of vegan restaurants sprouting up and vegan products available to a greater degree. Still, he has yet to persuade barbecue-loving Israelis of his view ...
AIPAC Illustrates Current Threats Facing Israel With Bombing PhotoFrom 1997
Last week, friends forwarded me a mailing they had recently received from AIPAC. Included with the letter touting AIPAC's accomplishments and the expected call for donations was a map-style fold-out insert, headlined with the ominous message: “Israel ...
Israel approves settlements in East Jerusalem
An Israeli planning committee has advanced a plan to build 69 housing units in the East Jerusalem settlement of Har Homa, according to Israel Radio, despite US efforts to revive peace talks. The Jerusalem municipality said on Wednesday that the ...
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
From schools to bomb shelters, Israel lagging on promise to disabled
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Despite the 1998 passage of Israel's Law of Equal Rights for Disabled People, which promises the disabled “active and equal participation in society in all areas of life,” Israel has been lax on regulation and enforcement. Public buildings and buses ...