Israel's ultra-Orthodox protest draft bill
Israeli police closed the main highway into Jerusalem and the city's central roads ahead of a mass rally by ultra-Orthodox Jews protesting government plans to draft them into the army. Ultra-Orthodox Jews from across the country took to the streets on ...
Ultra-Orthodox Rally in Israel Against Draft Bill
Hundreds of thousands of Ultra-Orthodox Jews stage mass protest in Israel
Israel's ultra-Orthodox Jews in mass anti-draft protest
Ultra-Orthodox Jews stage mass protest against Israeli draft law
Changing the so-called secular-religious status quo in Israel has carried significant political risk in the past for its coalition governments, which have often relied on the support of ultra-Orthodox partners. But now, for the first time in a decade ...
'US pressuring Israel to stop killing Iran nuclear scientists'
The United States is reportedly pressuring Israel to stop assassinating Iranian nuclear scientists, a number of whom have been mysteriously killed in a campaign thought to be carried out by Mossad. According to CBS News, Obama administration officials ...
Obama pushes Israel to stop assassinations of Iran nuclear scientists – report
US said to have urged Israel to halt Iran killings
US to Israel: Stop Assassinating Iranian Nuke Scientists
Obama: 'The Window Is Closing' for a Viable Israel-Palestine Peace Deal
President Obama spoke on Israeli-Palestinian peace, the Iranian nuclear negotiations, and the Syrian civil war in a wide-ranging interview with The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg conducted on Thursday and released on Sunday afternoon. After a global ...
US pushing Israel to stop assassinating Iranian nuclear scientists
Obama to Netanyahu on peace: 'If not now, when?'
Binyamin Netanyahu visit will test strains in US-Israel relationship
US removes Israel from intellectual property watch list
Economy Minister Naftali Bennett called the decision an “important vote of confidence by the US,” saying the move would help Israel advance its industry and innovation, not just in the US but around the world. Justice Minister Tzipi Livni vowed to ...
US removes Israel from blacklist of patent violators
Israel Removed from Intellectual Property 'Black List'
A Bastion for Israel, Seething Inside
New York Times
Before long, journalists and historians were debating not just Middle East history, but also whether the spat portends a cultural and ideological shift at a liberal magazine as famous for its fractious internal politics as for its strong support of ...
Why Israel No Longer Trusts Europe
New York Times
BERLIN — In February, the German politician Martin Schulz, the president of the European Parliament and the Social Democratic candidate for European Commission president in the coming European Union elections, traveled to Israel to address the ...
Israel legally separates Christians from Muslim Arabs
Not Arab enough for a Jewish MK?
Israel Separates Christian and Muslim Arabs (Legally) for the First Time
Is a Settlement Boycott Best for Israel?
New York Times
Boycotting settlements puts teeth into that protest – teeth bared, appropriately, not at Israel but at pro-settlement policies. As demonstrated by the Israeli reaction to European Union policies targeting settlements, and by the SodaStream fracas ...
Israel's ultra-Orthodox stage huge anti-draft protest
The protest was sparked by cuts in government funding to Jewish seminaries, or yeshivas, and a planned crackdown on young ultra-Orthodox men seeking to avoid Israel's compulsory military draft. The cabinet last year agreed to end a practice under which ...
Israel shoots dead woman near Gaza border
Israeli military shot dead a Palestinian woman in the Gaza Strip in an area near the border that Israel has declared a no-go zone for Palestinians, local hospital officials have said. Gaza residents said it was not clear why 50-year-old Amna Qdaih, who ...
Hamas Chases Protesters From Gaza-Israel Border
Clearing the fog on Israeli drone use in Gaza
Gaza official: Palestinian woman killed on Israeli border