Israel Condemns New European Union Rules on Territory Seized in 1967 War
New York Times (blog)
JERUSALEM — In a move Israeli leaders quickly condemned as undermining Secretary of State John Kerry's push to revive peace talks, the European Union issued guidelines this week that for the first time ban the financing of and cooperation with Israeli ...
EU takes tougher stance on Israeli settlements
Israel's Predictable Response To The E.U.
Israeli leaders condemn EU ban; acknowledge Jewish state's growing isolation ...
Voice of America
Israel approves more Egyptian troops in Sinai
Los Angeles Times
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon confirmed that Egypt had requested authorization to deploy troops in the area. Israel is willing to let Egypt fight challenges from radical Islamists in Sinai so long as they "direct these forces at fighting terror ...
Israel says has allowed Egypt to boost forces in Sinai
Israel Says it Has Allowed Egypt to Boost Forces in Sinai
Analysis: Israel, Egypt forge counterterrorism partnership
Israel trains for border clash with Syria
Golan Heights (CNN) -- The Israeli army's Golani brigade recently wrapped up a two-week exercise of ground troops, special forces and air units along Israel's 81-mile-long (130 km) frontier with Syria. The drill was not aimed at preparing for an all ...
In Israel, no silver linings
IDF patrol comes under fire on Golan Heights
Defense Minister Yaalon denies Israel attacked Syria's Latakia arms depot ...
Israeli Researcher Challenges Jewish DNA links to Israel, Calls Those Who ...
It's particularly troublesome when a scientist—in this case, an Israeli molecular geneticist whose motivations appear more personal and ideological than scientific—stokes the contretemps. The current brouhaha arises over a recent study by Eran Elhaik ...
Wall Street Journal
Israel Responds Angrily to EU Move on Settlements
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—Israel reacted angrily Tuesday to an effort by the European Union to keep EU funds from flowing to Israeli organizations operating in the occupied territories, the latest bump in the sometimes-rocky relationship between Israel and Europe.
Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf defends Israel visit after outcry
Makhmalbaf, a leading figure in Iranian cinema's new wave movement, is the most prominent Iranian figure to visit Israel since the 1979 Islamic revolution. Iranian passports are not valid for travel to Israel and those visiting the country risk a jail ...
Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf's visit to Israel angers critics back home
Attending Israel's Film Festival: An interview with Mohsen Makhmalbaf - Banned ...
US, Israel comments could haunt UN nominee Samantha Power at hearing
Republicans in the Senate, which must approve Power for the diplomatic post, may press her on controversial comments she's made on Israel, Libya and American foreign policy during the hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Power ...
EU takes action against Israeli settlements as Kerry renews push for Mideast ...
JERUSALEM — The European Union will take a tougher stance against Israel beginning Friday, enforcing new guidelines that direct the bloc's 28 member nations not to award any funding, grants, scholarships or prizes to entities in Jewish settlements in ...
Analysis: Israel ignores EU's anti-settlement sentiment at its own peril
Until Tuesday, most people in Israel paid no attention to Paragraph 4 of the conclusions issued by the EU's foreign ministers following their 3,209th meeting on December 10 in Brussels, chaired by Catherine Ashton. The paragraph read: “The European ...
U.S. Intelligence Confirms Latest Israeli Strike Inside Syria
The U.S. intelligence community has determined that Israeli jets bombed a Hezbollah weapons depot containing advanced Russian weaponry inside Syria earlier this month. Israel Syria. Israeli soldiers stand by a tank stationed in Golan Heights ...