San Francisco Chronicle
Sanctions against Israel
ONCE derided as the scheming of crackpots, the campaign for boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel, widely known as BDS, is turning mainstream. That, at any rate, is the fear of a growing number of Israelis. Some European pension funds have ...
Israel Ex-PM Recounts 2008 Talks With Palestinians
Defenders of SodaStream Confuse Boycotts of Israeli Settlements With ...
Is 'Brand Israel' under threat?
Israel approves permits for new settlements in East Jerusalem
Jerusalem (CNN) -- Israel approved construction permits for more than 550 settlement units in East Jerusalem, officials said, escalating tensions with Palestinians amid negotiations. The city council committee Wednesday evening approved issuing the ...
Israel issues permits for east Jerusalem housing
EU 'concerned' about Israel plan to build new settlement homes
Israel approves 500 new homes in West Bank
In Israel, a Push to Bring Arabs Into Tech Sector
Now, there is growing awareness among Israeli entrepreneurs and the government that excluding such human capital from a booming industry can have detrimental effects not only on Arabs but also on Israel's economy. Efforts are underway to promote their ...
Stephen Harper & Israel
National Review Online (blog)
When the State of Israel was founded on May 14, 1948, one of its earliest acts was to cultivate an important friendship with the United States. It was a logical alliance, as the two countries both strongly believed in democracy and freedom. Various ...
The masks of hypocrisy
Iran media: Israel rebuilding Temple
Arik Ben-Shimon, spokesman for Israeli Housing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel, confirmed to WND that Ariel did not make comments about destroying the Al Aqsa Mosque. “If he actually made those statements it would be headlines in major newspapers ...
How much West Bank land is Israel willing to relinquish to the Palestinians?
Israel's destruction of Palestinian homes at five-year high – aid orgs
Israel removes Palestinians' Jordan Valley protest camp
Amid truce with Israel, Hamas struggles to rein in rockets
MUGHAZI, Gaza Strip — It was a legitimate target, the masked militant said later, an irresistible target. An Israeli was repairing a section of the fence that surrounds the Gaza Strip. A decision was made: Shoot him. The sniper attack in late December ...
Top Danish official to skip Israel, visit Gaza, WB
Danish parliament leader to skip Israel on visit to Gaza and Ramallah
Head of Danish Parliament to Visit PA, Skip Israel
Los Angeles Times
Kerry makes clear who he likes best in Israel: Lapid
A day after saying Israeli critics of his policies would not intimidate him, US Secretary of State John Kerry made clear on Thursday whose voice he thinks should be heard more in Israel: Finance Minister Yair Lapid's. Lapid speaks courageously about ...
Israeli critics of peace deal take aim at John Kerry
Israel pushes on with plans for hundreds of settlement homes
Israeli leaders cry foul over Kerry's boycott warning
Worried about their future, French Jews take a bet on Israel
Religion News Service
“If my children are to live their full Jewish identity, their future is in Israel and not in France,” Tibi said during an interview at his office in northeastern Paris, an area packed with kosher stores and restaurants. “Many Jews feel this way. There ...
Are These Gas Fields Israel's Next Warzone?
Israel is rushing to create “the most technologically advanced fleet in the Eastern Mediterranean,” according to a report in Tablet Magazine. Turkey is flexing its maritime muscles with plans to spend as much as a billion dollars on a multi-purpose ...
Five Israeli athletes set to compete in Sochi
The team in 1998 totaled three athletes, with figure skater Michael Shmerkin being the country's lone representative in Lillehammer in 1994 in what was Israel's debut at the Winter Games. Bykanov will also be the first Israeli to compete in Sochi when ...
For Israel's skaters, Olympic training is a New Jersey state of mind