News Briefs

Tammuz 25, 5774 / Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Kerry Lands in Israel on Gaza Truce Mission

Top US diplomat to meet UN's Ban Ki-moon, Mahmoud Abbas, Binyamin Netanyahu, calls to cease fire first, then bargain over details.
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Global Agenda, 12:04 PM

UN 'Human Rights' Chief Accuses Israel of 'War Crimes'

Commissioner Navi Pillay opened an emergency UN debate on Gaza, said there is a 'strong possibility' Israel is violating law.
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Global Agenda, 11:30 AM

Ovda Airport to Replace Ben Gurion For Now

Israeli carriers are stepping up their activity to assist thousands Israelis who are stranded abroad.
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Defense/Security, 10:22 AM

Again, Rockets Found in UNRWA School

It looks as if UNRWA again will hand over to Hamas the rockets it found hidden in a vacant school in Gaza.
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Defense/Security, 7:54 AM

IDF Says Most Tunnels Have Been Found

Minister Erdan says Hamas's government should be toppled because 'nothing can be worse' than Hamas.
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Global Agenda

BBC Reporter Attacked on Live TV

A man, apparently an Israeli, shoved the reporter and was pushed away.
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Music

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.

Recipes

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.