The Times of Israel
Israel plans laser interceptor 'Iron Beam' for short-range rockets
JERUSALEM — Israel plans to deploy a new missile shield known as "Iron Beam" next year which would use a laser to blow up short-range rockets and mortar bombs, a defense industry official said on Sunday. The system is designed to deal with threats ...
Israeli company to unveil laser-based rocket interceptor
The Times of Israel
Backing Israel a 'moral imperative' for global democracy, Harper says
The Globe and Mail
Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who has made backing Israel a governing credo, used a historic speech to the Knesset to lay out the case for his staunch support – insisting it is not only a “moral imperative” but also strategically important to ...
Harper feels no need to temper sugar with vinegar
Harper: Support for Israel is morally and strategically right
Harper's address to the Israeli parliament
Blast heard in southern city of Eilat, Israeli security forces suspect rocket fire
A series of explosion were heard in the southern Israeli city of Eilat on Monday evening, leading security forces to believe that rockets had been fired from the Sinai Peninsula. Police forces began combing the city shortly after the blasts were heard ...
Israel allowing Egypt army to operate in north Sinai
Blasts heard in Eilat
Rocket hits Eilat resort in southern Israel
The Times of Israel
Shalom: Israel should have permanent delegate based at IREA in Abu Dhabi
Energy, Water and National Infrastructures Minister Silvan Shalom aims to see a permanent Israeli delegate based in Abu Dhabi, as a representative to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) headquartered in the emirate, he told The Jerusalem ...
Kuwait bails UAE meet over Israeli presence; Iran stays
Kuwait Boycotts Abu Dhabi Conference Because of Israel
Israel allows Filipina caregiver who won X-Factor competition to pursue ...
Rose Fostanes, 47, who has been in Israel since 2007, is only permitted to work as a caregiver. Initially, Fostanes was denied permission to work as an artist, however a public outcry in her favor prompted Sa'ar to issue the permit. Fostanes, 47, won ...
'X Factor' winner to quit caregiving for crooning, report says
Israel lets Filipina X-Factor winner stay and work as singer
Israel's Filipina 'X-factor' champ allowed to work as a singer
Bennett: A Palestinian state will destroy Israel's economy
The creation of a Palestinian state, not boycotts of Israeli products, will destroy Israel's economy, Economy and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett said Monday at the start of his Bayit Yehudi faction meeting. Bennett spoke the same day that a group of ...
Israel fires missile at motorcycle rider in Gaza it says was responsible for ...
Two Are Wounded After Israel Orders Airstrike in Gaza
Israel returns fighter's body after 12 years
Harper: Through fire and water, Canada will stand with you
The Canadian premier said he believes “it is right to support Israel because, after generations of persecution, the Jewish people deserve their own homeland and deserve to live safely and peacefully in that homeland. “Let me repeat that: Canada ...
Palestinians Divided Over Boycott of Israeli Universities
New York Times
Omar Barghouti, a founding member of the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel, said decisions like the one the American Studies Association made in December were “a key part” of a wider movement calling for boycott, ...
Israel-Turkey Pipeline Can Fix Eastern Mediterranean
For Israel, the discovery in 2010 of a vast natural gas field off its coast was like hitting the jackpot. The future energy development offered the country unprecedented economic security. Now, the business plans for the Leviathan site are advanced ...
Are American Evangelicals Fracturing When It Comes to Support for Israel?
Pastor John Hagee, senior preacher at Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, and David Brog, executive director of Christians United for Israel, appeared on Glenn Beck's television show Monday to discuss the complex issue. Both Hagee and Brog, ...