News Briefs

Tammuz 25, 5774 / Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Operation Protective Edge

Report: Brief 'Humanitarian Ceasefire' in Gaza

ICRC-mediated ceasefire pauses ground offensive to allow ambulance convoys in combat zones; it is unclear how long it will last.
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Defense/Security, 5:49 PM

Watch: Givati Soldiers Uncover Terror Tunnel

IDF video shows terrorists plunge into the unknown as they fight Hamas terror; General.: 'We still have a lot to do.'
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Defense/Security, 4:56 PM

Lufthansa Suspends Flights to Israel for Another Day

German aviation giant extends cancellations, but 22 carriers continue flights; Transportation Ministry preparing for 'the day after'.
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Global Agenda, 4:47 PM

Italian Philosopher Calls to 'Shoot Zionists', Arm Hamas

Gianni Vattimo insists Hamas fights with 'toy rockets,' wants EU to send fighters to Gaza.
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Defense/Security, 3:46 PM

Maps, IDF Uniforms Found in Gaza Terror Tunnels

Full 'terror kits' include not only weapons, but intelligence and disguises for attacks; IDF eliminates several terror cells.
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Middle East

President Sisi Defends Egypt's Role in Israel-Gaza Conflict

Egyptian president says his country remains committed to the 'Palestinian cause', as Hamas bitter over ceasefire proposals.
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Neil Young Cancels Israel Concert for Security ReasonsNeil Young and Crazy Horse cancel upcoming concert in Tel Aviv due to the security situation in Israel.

In Other News...

Cult Flies Jewish Star, Swastika Over Major CitiesRaelians, who preach that Nazi symbol promotes 'peace,' at center of controversy over unusual banner.


Oven-Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken WingsFor Israeli mothers: To help keep the children happy despite the tension, try something healthy that will make them ask for more.

History in Pictures

The Balfour Declaration: the Legal Right to a Jewish StateThe Jews have biblical rights, historical rights and legal rights to the land of Israel.