News Briefs

Kislev 26, 5775 / Thursday, December 18, 2014

Updated PA Resolution Demands Israeli Withdrawal by 2017

Updated PA resolution to the Security Council sets 12-month deadline for talks, calls for Israeli withdrawal from Judea and Samaria by 2017.
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Inside Israel, 5:45 AM

Stern Slams Bennett: You Have Plenty to Apologize For

MK Elazar Stern attacks Bennett over his election campaign, claims he has to apologize for his "extremist" views on religion.
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Global Agenda, 5:13 AM

Hackers Force Sony to Cancel Film on North Korean Leader

Threats of terror attacks force Sony to cancel a comedy in which journalists are recruited to assassinate North Korea's leader.
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Inside Israel, 4:44 AM

Labor Condemns EU Over Hamas, but Blames Netanyahu

Labor party condemns EU removal of Hamas from its list of terrorist groups, but says PM Netanyahu's policies led to the removal.
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News from America, 3:45 AM

Gross: This is the Best Hanukkah in a Long Time

Alan Gross, who was released after five years in a Cuban jail, says "it's good to be home" upon arriving in Washington.
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Samaria Man Detained After Catching Arab Rock Thrower

A resident of Havat Gilad in Samaria was detained for questioning after he caught an Arab who was throwing stones at his car.
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Daily Israel Report


Daily Israel Report


In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light' New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.

In Other News...

Four Year-Old Buys Nazi Ring in Vending MachineRing with the Nazi party symbol infuriates mother in Tulsa; vending company known to be 'problematic.'


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.