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Increased threat to Israelis in countries surrounding Iran

Increased threat to Israelis in countries surrounding Iran

National Security Council warns Israelis abroad face threat of Iranian retaliation for killing of nuclear scientist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2020 21:21
National Security Council: Close the synagogues

National Security Council: Close the synagogues

NSC recommends to prime minister that synagogues, yeshivot be closed entirely to prevent spread of coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2020 19:56
Government considering full closure on Lag B'Omer

Government considering full closure on Lag B'Omer

National Security Council recommends full closure on Lag B'Omer holiday to prevent coronavirus outbreak during festivities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2020 19:31
Security council warns Israelis to leave Sinai

Security council warns Israelis to leave Sinai

National Security Council warns of ISIS, Al-Qaeda activity in Sinai, urges Israelis in the area to get out, come home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2019 13:31
Permits to be revoked from UNRWA schools

Permits to be revoked from UNRWA schools

Barkat suggests Jerusalem Municipality take over health, education, welfare, sanitation services to all Jerusalem Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2019 12:02
Did National Security Council, rabbi stop Bennett resignation?

Did National Security Council, rabbi stop Bennett resignation?

Head of NSC reportedly visits Rabbi Chaim Druckman, who contacted Jewish Home leader to tell him not to resign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/11/2018 20:29
New travel warnings ahead of the High Holidays

New travel warnings ahead of the High Holidays

National Security Council warns Israelis of dangers of traveling to several countries, including India, Turkey, and Chechnya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2018 22:51
NSC: Report that Trump offered Abbas a meeting 'untrue'

NSC: Report that Trump offered Abbas a meeting 'untrue'

NSC spokesman blasts Israeli report that Trump offered PA chairman a meeting, urges PA to engage with US 'positively and constructively.'Tal Polon, 05/09/2018 19:29
Israel to punish PA for 'Kite Terror'

Israel to punish PA for 'Kite Terror'

PM orders National Security Council to deduct money from Israel's tax transfers to PA to compensate farmers affected by 'kite terror'.David Rosenberg, 03/06/2018 20:05
ZOA: Trump administration's new aide is pro-Hamas

ZOA: Trump administration's new aide is pro-Hamas

Pro-Israel group claims new Trump administration National Security Council advisor hostile to Israel, sympathetic to Hamas terror regime.David Rosenberg, 18/05/2017 21:44
Stephen Bannon removed from National Security Council

Stephen Bannon removed from National Security Council

Stephen Bannon, senior adviser to President Donald Trump, removed from the National Security Council as part of a reorganization.JTA, 05/04/2017 20:50
IDF, National Security Council defend submarine acquisition

IDF, National Security Council defend submarine acquisition

The IDF and National Security Council responded to Channel 10 allegations of conflicts of interest regarding the acquisition of submarines.Kobi Finkler, 17/11/2016 10:38
U.S. calls for Assad to be held accountable

U.S. calls for Assad to be held accountable

White House says it is "impossible to deny" that Syria launched chemical weapon attacks.Ben Ariel, 25/08/2016 06:44
Cabinet orders counter-terror measures

Cabinet orders counter-terror measures

In 5-hour meeting, National Security Cabinet passes new measures to counter terrorist incitement.Rachel Kaplan, 03/07/2016 09:20
The 'strange saga' of Bennett's security demands

The 'strange saga' of Bennett's security demands

Elkin puzzled by ultimatum to media on cabinet matters; security source reveals Bennett had access to info but didn't pick it up.Hezki Baruch, 25/05/2016 09:00
Israeli tourists warned of heightened threat

Israeli tourists warned of heightened threat

National Security Council issues Passover travel warnings; Turkey, Sinai out-of-bounds for Israelis.Ari Soffer, 12/04/2016 17:04
'Israel is fighting terror the right way'

'Israel is fighting terror the right way'

Ex-National Security Council deputy head compares terror wave with Second Intifada, says world is coming to understand Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 15/12/2015 20:30
State to intervene in anti-Israel sports boycotts

State to intervene in anti-Israel sports boycotts

PM orders National Security Council to directly intervene in discrimination against Israelis at global events, following judo fiasco.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2015 11:51
White House 'Confident' IAEA Can Investigate Iran

White House 'Confident' IAEA Can Investigate Iran

White House downplays report that UN's atomic agency may allow Iran to self-inspect some suspected nuclear sites.Ben Ariel, 20/08/2015 06:16
White House Decries ISIS 'Atrocities' After Bomb

White House Decries ISIS 'Atrocities' After Bomb

ISIS bombing on Muslim holiday leaves 16-ft wide crater and 90 dead. White House condemns 'purposeful and vicious' civilian targeting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2015 23:55
Expert: Nothing in Deal Stops Iran Going Nuclear

Expert: Nothing in Deal Stops Iran Going Nuclear

National Security Council deputy chief warns government that loophole-ridden deal won't stop 'Iran's vision of nuclear arms power.'Hezki Baruch, 15/07/2015 13:57
Top US Officials Briefed by Anti-Israel NGO

Top US Officials Briefed by Anti-Israel NGO

In a first, Breaking the Silence briefs White House and State Dept. officials on its allegedly false testimony against the IDF.Ari Yashar, 05/06/2015 09:51
Obama's Iran Adviser Worked for Pro-Regime Lobby?

Obama's Iran Adviser Worked for Pro-Regime Lobby?

Investigative report reveals NSC Iran Director who briefed Obama on talks used to work for NIAC, thought to be Iranian mouthpiece.Ari Yashar, 01/04/2015 14:09
White House Releases List of Obama Actions

White House Releases List of Obama Actions

Document posted two days before PM's speech outlines five aspects of US-Israel relationship, possibly in hopes of refuting anti-Israel bias.Cynthia Blank, 02/03/2015 09:12
Amidror: Iran Must be Stopped, One Way or Another

Amidror: Iran Must be Stopped, One Way or Another

National Security Council director Yaakov Amidror said that Iran's nuclear program is the single existential threat Israel faces today.David Lev, 04/11/2013 01:16
Cabinet Confirms Yossi Cohen to Head NSC

Cabinet Confirms Yossi Cohen to Head NSC

Cohen is the outgoing deputy director of Mossad spy agency.Arutz Sheva, 25/08/2013 16:51
 Netanyahu Reappoints Shoval as Special Envoy

Netanyahu Reappoints Shoval as Special Envoy

Zalman Shoval will visit Washington next week for meetings with U.S. media figures.Gil Ronen, 04/02/2013 11:51
IDF Tracks Google Street View Cars

IDF Tracks Google Street View Cars

Google Street View Project vehicles not allowed to steer away from predetermined routes.Gil Ronen, 16/05/2012 22:23