Israel briefly closes Red Sea resort airport over security concerns
JERUSALEM – Israel briefly prevented landings at an airport in the Red Sea resort of Eilat on Thursday, as Egyptian officials warned of possible rocket attacks coming from its territory on the Sinai Peninsula. The partial closure was in effect for ...
Israel briefly closes Eilat airport, citing security threats
Israel shuts airport at Egypt border, citing security
Israel Army shuts down Eilat airport out of security concerns
Israel gives preliminary approval for 800 new settler homes
JERUSALEM - Israel has given preliminary approval for the construction of more than 800 new homes in Jewish settlements on occupied West Bank land where Palestinians seek statehood, an Israeli official said on Thursday. The move could complicate ...
Hurriyet Daily News
Israel fears next war with Hezbollah will hit civilians harder
Los Angeles Times
TEL AVIV -- As tensions escalate along Israel's northern border, a senior military official warned that the next war with Hezbollah would be far more painful for Israeli citizens than any previous experience. “What we witnessed in 2006 is the very tip ...
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Lebanon-Israel Border Incident Tests UNIFIL-Hezbollah Ties
Amid the 'deceptive quiet' of the Lebanon border
Israel Market Status Shows Be Careful for What Is Wished
As part of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, Israel had a weighting of 2.7 percent, the 11th highest and an outsized proportion for investors focused on developing economies. Now it makes up 0.2 percent of the MSCI World Index of 33 developed nations, ...
Israel's armed forces are shifting emphasis from mechanised warfare toward air ...
Lack of bombproof shelters leaves Israeli civilians exposed
Israel enlists business to kick the car habit
Is Israel's Government Serious About Peace?
Israel's latest decision to build hundreds of new apartments in remote settlements in the West Bank is a badly timed blow to the newly resumed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations and raises big questions about the government's true commitment to the peace ...
Second round of talks next week; Palestinians complain to US about Israeli ...
Israel advances 1100 settlement units despite peace talks
Israel okays more West Bank settlement homes
Israel Briefly Closes Airport After Rocket Warning
Israel briefly prevented landings at an airport in the Red Sea resort of Eilat on Thursday, as Egyptian officials warned of possible rocket attacks coming from its territory on the Sinai Peninsula. The partial closure was in effect for about two hours ...
With No Bank of Israel Head, Shekel Soars
Wall Street Journal
The dollar sank as low as ILS3.5380 against the shekel, which was buoyed by strong economic data and uncertainty about the Bank of Israel's commitment to stemming the currency's strength under a new leadership. Late Wednesday in New York the dollar ...
Israel Shekel Jumps to 2-Year High as Central Bank Buys Dollars
Israel rates call based solely on economic factors, says central banker
Israel closes Red Sea resort airport over security concerns
JERUSALEM – Israel's military ordered the partial closure Thursday of an airport in the Red Sea resort of Eilat over a security concern in the region that borders Egypt's lawless Sinai Peninsula. The military instructed the airport to cancel all ...
Israel shuts Eilat airport at Egypt border, citing security
The airport in the Red Sea city, wedged between Jordan and Egypt, brings tourists to Israel's Eilat resort and the closure follows heightened concerns about Islamist militant activity in the neighbouring Sinai. Air traffic often has been disrupted at ...
US speaks to Israel over its approval of 147 new settler homes and plans for ...
The United States has called Israel over its approval of 147 new West Bank settler homes and its decision to advance plans for 949 other units just one week after direct peace negotiations resumed in Washington. The second round of talks is to be held ...