Turkish PM: Hamas is a 'Political Group,' Not TerroristsTurkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his nation “stands by Hamas,” which he called “a political group.”
R. Ovadia Yosef Sends Letter to Obama: 'Please Free Pollard'Shas party spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef has signed a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama appealing for Jonathan Pollard's release.
Mubarak Warns Netanyahu: No New Gaza IncursionLeaders of Israel, Egypt met in Sinai. Mubarak told Netanyahu not to mount offensive on Gaza.
Revealed: UK's Thatcher Found Begin 'Difficult'The British National Archives revealed former PM Thatcher's views on “difficult” Menachem Begin, who helped drive the British from Israel.
Jewish Groups Call Durban III Boycott; Israel Won’t AttendIsrael has announced it will not attend the Durban III “anti-racism” conference next year. Jewish groups in the US call for a boycott.
Barak to Gates: Buy 'Namer' Vehicles for US ArmyDefense minister meets his US counterpart in Washington, says Syria and Hizbullah eroding Israel's qualitative advantage.
Arab States to US: 'Don't Close Door to Peace'Members of the Arab League's “Followup Committee” don't want the United States to give up efforts to reach a deal between Israel and the PA.
WikiLeaks: Netanyahu – Yes to Land Swaps, No to Arab ImmigrationWikiLeaks: Netanyahu agreed to give up Israeli land in return for major population centers in Judea and Samaria but refused the 'right of return.'
Viral Video Hit on YouTube: Understanding the Mideast ProblemWhy is the Middle East Problem so intractable? Dennis Prager answers that question in this thought-provoking video course
Reports: Shas May Vote Against Freeze, After AllShas ministers said they could vote against the 3 month freeze extension unless several of their demands were met.
Ayalon at Hiroshima: 'Never Again' to Nuclear WarDeputy Foreign Minister on Wednesday became the highest level Israeli official ever to lay a wreath at the Hiroshima memorial.
Canada Backtracks and Lets Pro-Hamas Galloway in CountryFormer British MP, previously banned from Canada for backing the Hamas terrorist group, backtracks and lets him speak across the country.
Business as Usual: Israeli Bank to Bid for Turkey's AdabankBank Hapoalim has been given the go-ahead to bid for Turkey's Adabank despite Tourism Minister call for a boycott.
Op-Ed: SOS, Save Our Society, Vote on the IssuesAll our precious and hard-won universal human rights, including women’s rights, will remain tattered pieces of paper under Obama’s reign.
Fayyad: Jerusalem Neighborhoods Part of PA ’Eternal Capital’PA leader Salam Fayyad honored an Israel ban on dedicating a Jerusalem school but said at a ceremony near the city, “Jerusalem’s suburbs are ours.”
Dichter Warns Spanish FM: Arrest Endangers More Than IsraelThe former head of Israeli security, Avi Dichter, canceled a trip to Spain over fears he will be greeted with an arrest warrant at Madrid airport.
Shin Bet: Put Terrorists' Citizenship On the LineThe Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) backs a bid to punish terrorists with a loss of citizenship. Arab Knesset Members are furious.
Knesset Approves Budget in Midnight SessionWith 62 in favor and 34 against, the Knesset approved the state budget for 2011. Six Labor MKs were absent in protest of the kollel stipends.
Britain Elects Islamic Mayor, Marks Increasing Muslim InfluenceThe election of an Islamic mayor in a British borough indicates the growing Muslim influence in the country.
Popular Soup Boycotted Due to Halal Line of ProductsBloggers call to boycott Campbell Soup after it introduces halal line of soups in Canada, certified by an organization with possible Hamas ties.
US: We Support Israel as a Jewish StateThe U.S. warns that negotiations between Israel and the PA must be a two-way street, with both sides “offering something and asking for something.”
National Union’s Katz Warns Bibi: Elections to Follow FreezeA new building freeze would cause a break-up in the government and new elections by spring, warns National Union chairman Yaakov (Ketzaleh) Katz.
Knesset's Aliyah Committee Demands Apology from Bill ClintonA Knesset committee is riled by US embassy's refusal to cooperate with a session on Clinton's remarks against Russian Jewish immigrants.
Livni in Harvard: Conflict with Iran UnsolvableCalls on world's nations to stop giving Iranian leaders pulpits for spreading their 'venomous words.'
Holland Folds Up Welcome Mat for Judea and Samaria LeadersIsrael isolated: Holland cancels a tour of Israeli professionals because delegates include members from Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.
Abbas Meeting Netanyahu at Home Breaks PLO Boycott of JerusalemAbbas will meet Netanyahu at the Prime Minister’s residence in Jerusalem—one week after the PLO said the united capital should be boycotted.
Likud MK Danon: 'Partial Freeze Unacceptable - We Will Fight It'Danny Danon tells INN that Netanyahu had assured him settlement freeze will end, calls on public to join end of freeze ceremony on Sept. 26.
Netanyahu Claims Nation Agrees to PA StateGrass-roots organization says Netanyahu is spreading disinformation by saying Palestinian state is matter of national consensus.
PA Negotiator Charges ‘Peace Partner’ Ad Was AlteredThe PA, quoted in a US-funded left-wing Geneva Initiative ad as saying it wants to be Israel’s ‘peace partner” now claims the quotes were altered.
Jewish Towns Under PA Rule?PM Netanyahu has been talking of “creative solutions” lately, and some say he means PA rule over Jewish towns in Judea and Samaria.
Abbas Asks Obama’s Officials to Confront Israel on FreezeAbbas publicly puts Obama on the spot and asks him to “intervene in the settlement issue” and tell Israel to continue the building freeze.
Petition to Hareidi MKs to Bolt Coalition if Freeze ContinuesA growing number of hareidi religious Jews urge MKs to bolt the coalition if the government extends the building freeze. “A message to Obama.”
MK Ben-Ari ‘Performs’ at Play by Ariel BoycottersMK Ben-Ari protested at a play starring artists who are boycotting Ariel because it is in Samaria. A poll shows 77 percent oppose the boycott.