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More Protests in Jordan

More Protests in Jordan

More unrest is expected to hit Jordan when the local Muslim Brotherhood chapter leads a second protest against the government over rising prices.Chana Ya'ar, 20/01/2011 16:38
 Giffords Breathing On Her Own

Giffords Breathing On Her Own

Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) is breathing independently a week after being shot in the head at point-blank range.Chana Ya'ar, 16/01/2011 14:03
Turkish PM: Hamas Not Terrorists

Turkish PM: Hamas Not Terrorists

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his nation “stands by Hamas,” which he called “a political group.” Chana Ya'ar, 14/01/2011 10:36
R. Yosef Signs Pollard Letter

R. Yosef Signs Pollard Letter

Shas party spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef has signed a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama appealing for Jonathan Pollard's release.Chana Ya'ar, 14/01/2011 09:13
Terror, No One's Immune

Terror, No One's Immune

, 13/01/2011 00:00
Mubarak Warns Netanyahu

Mubarak Warns Netanyahu

Leaders of Israel, Egypt met in Sinai. Mubarak told Netanyahu not to mount offensive on Gaza.Gil Ronen, 07/01/2011 12:24
Thatcher Found Begin 'Difficult'

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.Maayana Miskin, 04/01/2011 20:59
Israel to Boycott Durban III

Israel to Boycott Durban III

Israel has announced it will not attend the Durban III “anti-racism” conference next year. Jewish groups in the US call for a boycott. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/12/2010 15:13
Barak to Gates: Buy 'Namer'

Barak to Gates: Buy 'Namer'

Defense minister meets his US counterpart in Washington, says Syria and Hizbullah eroding Israel's qualitative advantage.Gil Ronen, 14/12/2010 09:18
Arab League Backs US in Region

Arab League Backs US in Region

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.Chana Ya'ar, 08/12/2010 12:04
Stop The Avalanche!

Stop The Avalanche!

, 07/12/2010 00:00
Bibi Said ‘Yes’ to Land Swaps

Bibi Said ‘Yes’ to Land Swaps

WikiLeaks: Netanyahu agreed to give up Israeli land in return for major population centers in Judea and Samaria but refused the 'right of return.'Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 30/11/2010 15:34
Understanding Mideast Problem

Understanding Mideast Problem

Why is the Middle East Problem so intractable? Dennis Prager answers that question in this thought-provoking video courseIsrael National News TV, 19/11/2010 13:15
Shas May Vote Against Freeze

Shas May Vote Against Freeze

Shas ministers said they could vote against the 3 month freeze extension unless several of their demands were met.David Lev, 17/11/2010 21:44
Ayalon Lays Wreath at Hiroshima

Ayalon Lays Wreath at Hiroshima

Deputy Foreign Minister on Wednesday became the highest level Israeli official ever to lay a wreath at the Hiroshima memorial.David Lev, 17/11/2010 18:34
Galloway to Speak in Canada

Galloway to Speak in Canada

Former British MP, previously banned from Canada for backing the Hamas terrorist group, backtracks and lets him speak across the country.Elad Benari, 17/11/2010 08:57
Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

, 14/11/2010 00:00
Israeli Bank to Bid in Turkey

Israeli Bank to Bid in Turkey

Bank Hapoalim has been given the go-ahead to bid for Turkey's Adabank despite Tourism Minister call for a boycott.Maayana Miskin, 03/11/2010 09:27
Op-Ed: SOS, Vote on the Issues

Op-Ed: SOS, Vote on the Issues

All our precious and hard-won universal human rights, including women’s rights, will remain tattered pieces of paper under Obama’s reign.Phyllis Chesler, 02/11/2010 21:30
Fayyad: Capital’s Suburbs are PA

Fayyad: Capital’s Suburbs are PA

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.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/11/2010 16:14
Dichter Warns Spanish FM

Dichter Warns Spanish FM

The 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.Chana Ya'ar, 27/10/2010 16:01
Terrorists to Lose Citizenship

Terrorists to Lose Citizenship

The Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) backs a bid to punish terrorists with a loss of citizenship. Arab Knesset Members are furious.Maayana Miskin, 26/10/2010 20:28
Knesset Approves Budget

Knesset Approves Budget

With 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.Gil Ronen, 26/10/2010 09:34
Islamist Mayor of London Boro

Islamist Mayor of London Boro

The election of an Islamic mayor in a British borough indicates the growing Muslim influence in the country.Chana Ya'ar, 24/10/2010 13:07
Calls to Boycott Campbell Soup

Calls to Boycott Campbell Soup

Bloggers call to boycott Campbell Soup after it introduces halal line of soups in Canada, certified by an organization with possible Hamas ties.Elad Benari, 20/10/2010 10:34
US Backs Israel as Jewish State

US Backs Israel as Jewish State

The 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.”Chana Ya'ar, 13/10/2010 10:28
Katz: Elections to Follow Freeze

Katz: Elections to Follow Freeze

A new building freeze would cause a break-up in the government and new elections by spring, warns National Union chairman Yaakov (Ketzaleh) Katz.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/10/2010 10:07
Knesset: Bill Clinton, Apologize

Knesset: Bill Clinton, Apologize

A Knesset committee is riled by US embassy's refusal to cooperate with a session on Clinton's remarks against Russian Jewish immigrants.Gil Ronen, 06/10/2010 14:39
Livni: No Solution for Iran

Livni: No Solution for Iran

Calls on world's nations to stop giving Iranian leaders pulpits for spreading their 'venomous words.'Gil Ronen, 05/10/2010 20:20
This Year in...

This Year in...

, 03/10/2010 00:00
Holland Closes Door to Yesha

Holland Closes Door to Yesha

Israel isolated: Holland cancels a tour of Israeli professionals because delegates include members from Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/09/2010 13:48
Abbas Breaks Jerusalem Boycott

Abbas Breaks Jerusalem Boycott

Abbas will meet Netanyahu at the Prime Minister’s residence in Jerusalem—one week after the PLO said the united capital should be boycotted.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 15/09/2010 08:43
Short memories

Short memories

, 15/09/2010 00:00
Peace? Get Real!

Peace? Get Real!

, 15/09/2010 00:00
MK Danon: No to Partial Freeze

MK Danon: No to Partial Freeze

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.Eli Stutz, 14/09/2010 16:02
We Need Better Allies

We Need Better Allies

, 14/09/2010 00:00
PM Slammed for PA State Claim

PM Slammed for PA State Claim

Grass-roots organization says Netanyahu is spreading disinformation by saying Palestinian state is matter of national consensus.Hillel Fendel, 13/09/2010 17:40
PA Denies ‘Peace Partner’ Ad

PA Denies ‘Peace Partner’ Ad

The 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. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/09/2010 11:00
Jewish Towns Under PA Rule?

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.Hillel Fendel, 07/09/2010 15:01
Abbas to US: Make Israel Freeze

Abbas to US: Make Israel Freeze

Abbas publicly puts Obama on the spot and asks him to “intervene in the settlement issue” and tell Israel to continue the building freeze.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/09/2010 13:57