News Briefs

Tammuz 25, 5774 / Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Abbas Threatens to Pursue Israel Over 'Gaza Crimes'

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas slams Israel, vows to make an effort to "stop the aggression on Gaza".
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Defense/Security, 4:43 AM

Kerry Tells Netanyahu: Flight Ban Solely for Safety

U.S. ban on flights to Israel "was issued to protect American citizens and American carriers," says State Department Spokeswoman.
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Middle East, 2:14 AM

PA's UN Envoy Pleads for Action Against Israel

PA envoy Riyad Mansour asks the Security Council to take action against "Israel's atrocities".
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Middle East, 3:42 AM

Kerry and Top Aides Checked with Metal Detector in Cairo

Egyptian security officers checked Kerry and his aides as they arrived for a meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
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Defense/Security, 3:15 AM

Watch: Netanyahu Presents UN Chief with Hamas Rockets

During Ban Ki-moon’s visit to Israel, PM Netanyahu presented him with the rockets and operating methods of Hamas terrorists.
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Report: Israeli Airstrike Targets Home of Hamas Arch-Terrorist

Foreign media outlets report that an Israeli airstrike in Gaza targeted the home of arch-terrorist Mohammed Deif.
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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.