Latest News Briefs (Page 3)


IDF deploys for prayers in Joseph's Tomb

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Shomron Brigade Tracking Officer described IDF preparations for secure entries to Joseph's Tomb. Hundreds worshiped there Tuesday night.


Deputy Defense Minister: Interrogate Arab MKs for incitement

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan demanded an interrogation of Arab MKs incitement which led to terror attack in Umm Al-Hiran.


MK Glick: Trump inauguration an event of historical importance

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
MK Yehuda Glick records message on way to Trump inauguration,says Trump could be transformative for the Jewish people like King Cyrus.


'You left at dawn to do your duty'

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Hundreds attended the funeral of Erez Levi, murdered Wednesdayin a terror attack. Police Commissioner and Interior Minister eulogized him.


18 more US Jewish institutions receive bomb threats

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Two weeks after 16 Jewish institutions evacuated due to bomb threats, 18 more evacuated due to similar threats.


Five Jewish Congressmen to boycott Trump inauguration

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
5 Jewish Democrats in Congress to boycott Trump inauguration Friday.


New Arrow 3 missile interceptor reaches IAF

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Israeli army on Wednesday received new ballistic missile interceptors significantly upgrading Israel's aerial defence systems


Eizenkot's term as Chief of Staff extended by another year

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman decides to extend the appointment of Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot by another year.


Right-wing German politician slams Berlin Holocaust memorial

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Bjoern Hoecke, a right-wing German politician, called the Berlin Holocaust memorial a 'monument of shame in the heart of the capital'.


New Arrow 3 missile interceptor reaches IAF

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Israeli army on Wednesday received new ballistic missile interceptors significantly upgrading Israel's aerial defence systems


CIA admits to conducting psychic experiments on Uri Geller

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The CIA conducted psychic experiments on famed Israeli magician Uri Geller in the 1970s in an attempt to weaponize psychic abilities, newly declassified documents reveal. About 13 million pages of documents and videos were released Wednesday. Geller was brought to the Stanford Research Institute in 1972 as part of the “Stargate program," where he was placed in a sealed and monitored room, where his alleged psychic abilities were tested.


Right-wing German politician slams Berlin Holocaust memorial

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Bjoern Hoecke, a right-wing German politician, called the Berlin Holocaust memorial a 'monument of shame in the heart of the capital'.


How do Bedouins become radical Islamists?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Dr. Mordechai Kedar, expert on Israeli Arabs, says that Bedouins who feel marginalized in Israeli society are attracted to extremist Islam.


Justice Minister: Arab MKs incitement led to attack

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked blamed incitement from Arab politicians and leftist organizations in Israel for the Negev ramming attack Wednesday morning. One police officer was killed during the ramming attack. Speaking in an interview broadcast Wednesday evening, Shaked said: "These [attacks] are very difficult cases which are mainly the result of the incitement of Arab MKs and extreme leftist groups who entered the picture in the last few days."


IDF Radio broadcaster: I would also run over a cop

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Army Radio broadcaster Hen Elmaleh was fired after expressing sympathy on her Facebook page.for terrorist who murdered policeman in Negev.


President Rivlin to undergo pacemaker implantation

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
President Rivlin will undergo pacemaker implantation procedure at the end of the week.


'Supreme Court bears responsibility for Bedouin terror attack

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Tourism Minister Yariv Levin blamed the Supreme Court and Arab Knesset members for the terror attack in Umm Al-Hiran.


Netanyahu to Arab MKs: Stop the incitement

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
In the wake of attack and Bedouin unrest, Prime Minister Netanyahu called on 'members of Knesset' to stop 'inciting to violence'.


The inspiration behind the Paris Peace Conference

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Obama and Pharaoh, Self-Proclaimed Best Friends that Israel Ever Had


'Will Trump be good for Israel? It depends on Netanyahu'

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Likud Chair: Trump's statements indicate change for better, but if PM continues talk about two states, our situation will be worse.


President Rivlin to be fitted with pacemaker

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

President Reuven Rivlin will over the weekend undergo a procedure to be fitted with a pacemaker. In order for the procedure to be carried out, the President will be admitted to hospital for around 24 hours, before returning to work.

The President’s doctors have recently detected cardiac arrhythmia requiring greater monitoring capability. The procedure will be carried out without general anesthetic, and following a short hospitalization the President is due to return to the President’s Residence.


Outrage over German populist's call to end Nazi guilt

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

AFP - A leading member of German anti-immigration party AfD sparked an outcry Wednesday over his criticism of the Holocaust memorial in Berlin and calls to stop focusing on the country's Nazi past.

"Up to now, our state of mind is still one of a totally defeated people... We Germans, our people, are the only people in the world who have planted a
monument of shame in the heart of the capital," Bjoern Hoecke told party faithful including youth members, according to a video of the speech
circulated online.

"We need nothing less than a 180-degree turn in the politics of remembrance," he said in the remarks on Tuesday to chants of "Germany,

Instead of introducing younger generations to home-grown "internationally-acclaimed philosophers, musicians and ingenious inventors... German history has been made lousy and ridiculous," he complained, winning a standing ovation from the crowd.

"There is no moral responsibility to make yourself disappear," he said, adding that Germany should instead "build up a positive relationship with our history".


Regavim: Government must quash incitement in southern Israel

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Regavim Movement issues statement saying it's 'unfortunate fake news spreads like wildfire.'


'He smashed her head to pieces and tore out her fingernails'

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Indictment of Israeli Arab suspected in girlfriend's death reveals details of the vicious murder.


Lehava activist: Murder of Tehilla Nagar an act of terrorism

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Lehava Chairman claims police want 'to suppress nationalist murder'; portray killing as violent spat between Tehilla and Arab boyfriend.


Cybertech 2017 to be held in Israel

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

The Cybertech 2017 Conference, held for the fourth year in Israel at Pavilion 2 of the Israel Trade Fairs & Convention Center on January 30th - February 1st is the second largest conference and exhibition of cyber technologies in the world. Cybertech, bringing together leading investors, entrepreneurs and cyber companies, will consist of a conference with prominent international speakers in the field of cyber security, as well as an exhibition hosting over 250 companies and 100 startups that will present innovative problem-solving strategies and solutions to challenges relevant for a wide range of sectors.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be the keynote speaker.


'This was an attack against the State of Israel'

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Minister Uri Ariel slams Arab MKs for 'fanning the flames' after police officer killed in terror attack during demolition of illegal home.


Earthquake of 5.7 hits Rome

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Series of earthquakes hits Rome, no injuries, deaths, or damage known.


Funeral of murdered policeman in Negev attack 4:00 pm

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

The funeral of Major Erez Levi, murdered in the terror attack in the Negev earlier today, will take place at 4:00 pm today in Yavneh.

Levi received an honorary promotion following his death.


Shapiro: I prepared my entire life to be Ambassador to Israel

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Dan Shapiro reflects on more than 5 years as Ambassador to Israel during often rocky relationship between Obama administration and Israel.


'Perverse tribute to the residents of Amona'

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Meretz MK Michal Rosin claims Umm al-Hiran evacuation is government's 'price tag'; calls Netanyahu 'national inciter'.


33 killed in Mali camp

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

33 killed, several dozen injured in explosion at northern Mali camp, local official says.


Soldier wounded by Marmara terrorists to sue IDF

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
IDF Naval Seal beaten as he participated in raid on Turkish ship, recognized as disabled IDF vet, now eligible to claim state compensation.


Earthquake in Rome: Subway stations evacuated

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Rome officials instructed the evacuation of subway stations in the city following an earthquake felt in the area.

At this stage, no injuries or damage have been reported.


Negev attack terrorist's son questioned

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

During searches of the house of the terrorist who committed the ramming attack in the Negev earlier, forces found books and 3 copies of a Nov. 5 2015 article whose title described a car-ramming attack north of Hevron during which a soldier was critically wounded. Also found was a article title alluding to ISIS' downing of a plane.

Police said that the books were sent to be checked by experts.

The terrorist's son is being questioned by security forces.


25 killed in killed in car bomb at Mali army base

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

25 were killed in a car bomb at a military base in Mali in west Africa.


Jewish youth arrested this morning on Temple Mount

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A Jewish youth was arrested this morning on the Temple Mount on suspicions that he mumbled a prayer.

The Honenu legal organization stated that the youth denied having "mumbled" but was arrested anyway.

Attorney Rehavia Piltz is assisting the youth.


President Rivlin: We must fight terror with a firm hand

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
President Rivlin responds to Negev terror attack, calls on Arab leaders to work with Israel to prevent terror.


Minister Ariel declares war on IDF mixed-sex orders

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
New IDF orders will call on commanders to create as much mixing as possible, regardless of the impact on combat effectiveness.


Watch: Israeli Police treat wounded Arab MK

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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