News Briefs

Kislev 5, 5775 / Thursday, November 27, 2014

Abbas Backs MKs Who Oppose Jewish State Law

"What does this bill mean for peace?" asks PA Chairman when referring to Jewish State Law.
CurrenciesShabbat Times
Middle East, 5:13 AM

Hamas Bans Israeli Fruit Imports to Gaza

Angry at Israel for refusing the entry of vegetables, Hamas "punishes" the Jewish state by refusing to allow Israeli fruit into Gaza.
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Global Agenda, 4:42 AM

Two British Brothers Jailed for Training in Syria

Mohommod Nawaz and Hamza Nawaz from London become the first Britons to be jailed for terrorism training in Syria.
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Defense/Security, 1:15 AM

Danino Not Backing Down from Temple Mount Statements

Police Commissioner says his criticism of MKs who visit the Temple Mount was only directed at those who make their visits public.
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Middle East, 2:12 AM

IAEA Needs More Funds After Iran Talks Extended

The UN atomic agency says it will need more funds from member states to help pay for its monitoring of extended interim nuclear deal.
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Inside Israel

South Tel Aviv Activist Attacked by Africans

South Tel Aviv housing activist Mai Golan was assaulted by two Africans Wednesday night.
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Daily Israel Report


Daily Israel Report


Nationalist Ex-MK's Nephew Astounds with Debut Single Hanan Ben-Ari is not just the relative of a famous nationalist leader - new single from his debut album shows he's on his way to greatness.

In Other News...

Saudi Arabia Restaurants Ban Single WomenSeveral restaurants in Saudi Arabia display signs that say "women are not allowed", sparking outrage from human rights groups.


PollWho is a greater threat to Israel?


Oatmeal LatkesA healthier substitute for the potato variety, as Hanukah approaches.

History in Pictures

Centenary of WWI: Armies that Fought in the Holy LandJews in Palestine starved in WWI, but the Jewish soldiers from overseas rejoiced to see them.