The Times of Israel
Israel marks 66th Independence Day with torch-lighting ceremony
Israel has begun to mark its 66th birthday, with the official Independence Day ceremony kicking off the festivities. The ceremony, which is held every year at the Mount Herzl national cemetery, ushers in the end of Memorial Day and the start of ...
Israel ushers in 66th Independence Day at Mount Herzl torch lighting ceremony
On Israel's 66th, Public Figures Stress Unity and Diversity
With songs and pageantry, nation transitions from mourning to celebration
Israel to buy state plane after PM complaints
Israel's cabinet has approved a multi-million dollar plan to purchase an official aircraft for the use of the prime minister and the president after Benjamin Netanyahu complained that when flying on chartered aircraft he relies on "some antenna they ...
Peres: Past and present
Peres Reveals: I Reached an Agreement With Abbas 3 Years Ago
After Failed Peace Talks, Pushing to Label Israel as Occupier of Palestine
New York Times
Last month, in a move that angered Israel and Washington, President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority signed applications to join 15 international treaties and conventions after Israel missed a deadline for releasing Palestinian prisoners.
Netanyahu pushes to define Israel as nation state of Jewish people only
Netanyahu's 'destruction of Israel' mantra
While all have equal rights, PM says Israel is the nation state of only one ...
Israel comes to a standstill as sirens mark Memorial Day
Israel came to a complete standstill at 11 A.M. on Monday, as a two-minute siren sounded to mark Memorial Day. The official state ceremony for the fallen in wars and operations commenced immediately after on Mt. Herzl, in the presence of President ...
Israel Honors War Dead With Somber Memorial Day
Israel mourns its fallen on Remembrance Day
Yom Ha'atzmaut 2014: 10 Facts to Know about Israel's Independence Day
Rocking out in Israel despite the hate
New York Post
Aging rocker Roger Waters is peeved that the equally aging Rolling Stones plan to play Tel Aviv this summer; he just wrote a public letter castigating the band for defying his anti-Israel boycott. Hey, Roger: You might want to look at what the under-40 ...
Pink Floyd to Rolling Stones: Boycott Israel
Former Pink Floyd Members Ask the Rolling Stones To Cancel Israel Show
Pink Floyd Members Urge the Rolling Stones Not To Perform in Israel
Christian Science Monitor
Taking issue with Yochai Benkler on J Street, Israel, and American Jews
I've never met Harvard Law Professor Yochai Benkler, but I'm guessing that if we sat down and had a conversation about Israel, we'd find a lot to agree on. Like him, I support a two-state (or maybe three state) solution, and am concerned by the rise of ...
Christians underwrite uptick in Ukrainian Jews immigrating to Israel
On Independence Day, the Difficulties of Loving Israel and Each Other
Ukrainian Jews immigrate to Israel amid growing unrest
Israel - Day One: The story of the Day of Independence
Israel - Day One: The story of the Day of Independence. On that day, the British Mandate ended and David Ben-Gurion read the Declaration of Independence. As the Arab armies attacked, he rushed to the command center to take charge of the war. By Elon ...
Watch: 66 Israeli heroes share a message commemorating 66 years of Israel
Nefesh B'Nefesh, an aliyah organization which assists olim from North America and the England produced a short video in honor of Israel's Independence Day, in which Israeli heroes together with new and veteran Olim, recite Israel's Declaration of ...
66 Israeli Heroes Share a Message for 66 Years of Israel
Yom Ha'atzmaut 2014: 66 Israeli Heroes Share a Powerful Message
Israel, Kerry is one of your best friends
(CNN) -- Pro-Israel advocates and politicians, breathe easy. Israel is safe once more from the threat of "apartheid" -- the word, that is. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has clarified comments made in a closed-door meeting last week, and he stated ...
Israel 'set settler record' amid peace talks
Kerry “apartheid” controversy shows limits on debate over Israel
Today's Reading Tips: Donald Sterling, 'Apartheid Israel,' False Equivalence
Assi Dayan, a Celebrated Actor and Filmmaker in Israel, Dies at 68
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Assi Dayan, an actor, director and screenwriter who was celebrated for his contributions to Israeli film and culture and infamous for his turbulent personal life — much of it, he complained, spent in the shadow of his father, the general ...
The Dayan Dynasty: Israel's story