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Thailand: Missing Israeli Girl's Body Found

Thailand: Missing Israeli Girl's Body Found

The Israeli Consulate, Chabad, and the Thai Navy were all on hand Thursday as searches resume for 12-year-old girl killed in ferry fire.Cynthia Blank, Yaakov Levi, 09/04/2015 08:34
Israeli 12 Year-Old Body Not Found, Searches Cease

Israeli 12 Year-Old Body Not Found, Searches Cease

Family hysterical over daughter's apparent death as authorities suspend searches until morning.Tova Dvorin, 08/04/2015 22:53
Third Tragedy: Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

Third Tragedy: Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

The Foreign Ministry said that an Israeli in his 20s had been killed while on a hike in Peru - the third death reported so far this week.Moshe Cohen, 08/04/2015 22:40
12 Year-Old Israeli Girl Dies in Thai Ferry Fire

12 Year-Old Israeli Girl Dies in Thai Ferry Fire

At least 100 others saved from ferry fire off the coast of Krabi; Israeli media has yet to identify victim.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 08/04/2015 17:10
Thailand Recalls Film Featuring Adolf Hitler

Thailand Recalls Film Featuring Adolf Hitler

'Values' film for children features Hitler illustration; Israeli amb. calls on Thai gov't to introduce Holocaust education over incident.Tova Dvorin, 10/12/2014 17:47
Victim is 27th Foreign Worker Casualty Since 2001

Victim is 27th Foreign Worker Casualty Since 2001

Thai worker killed by Hamas rocket fire on Wednesday raises death toll of foreign workers killed by terrorists.Hillel Fendel, 24/07/2014 08:43
Israel Calls For Reinstatement of Thai Democracy

Israel Calls For Reinstatement of Thai Democracy

Foreign Ministry statement expresses concerns after army takes over government, promises to guard Israelis in Thailand.Ari Yashar, 27/05/2014 22:05
U.S. Suspends Military Assistance to Thailand

U.S. Suspends Military Assistance to Thailand

United States suspends $3.5 million in military assistance for Thailand, a response to the army staging a coup in the country.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/05/2014 00:40
Thai Army Stages Coup

Thai Army Stages Coup

Martial law escalates to all-out coup, announced by army chief on state TV. Citizens forbidden to gather; UN warns to respect human rights.Ari Yashar, 22/05/2014 18:44
Rabbi Says No Danger to Jews in Thailand

Rabbi Says No Danger to Jews in Thailand

Chabad rabbi says despite martial law and terror warnings, Jewish community and visiting Israelis need not fear. 'Not a new situation.'Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 21/05/2014 12:01
Thai Army Imposes Martial Law

Thai Army Imposes Martial Law

Announcement grants the army wide-ranging powers to enforce decision, 'to preserve law and order.'Gil Ronen, 20/05/2014 09:05
Israel Asks Thailand to Step Up Security

Israel Asks Thailand to Step Up Security

Bangkok police asked to add patrols around popular tourist spots after Hezbollah terror suspects arrested.Tova Dvorin, 20/04/2014 07:58
Thai Jewish Community Stresses 'No Need to Panic'

Thai Jewish Community Stresses 'No Need to Panic'

Jewish community leaders in Bangkok urge calm after terrorists arrested, stress that security situation is under control.Nir Har Zahav, 18/04/2014 13:10
Terror Suspects Admit Plans To Attack Israelis

Terror Suspects Admit Plans To Attack Israelis

Two suspected Hezbollah terrorists arrested in Thailand, admit plans to bomb Israeli tourist hotspot during Passover.Ari Yashar, 18/04/2014 08:45
Hezbollah Terror Cell Exposed in Thailand

Hezbollah Terror Cell Exposed in Thailand

Three members of cell exposed by counter-terror site, reportedly scouting out Israeli targets. The three remain at large.Ari Yashar, 15/04/2014 21:32
Three Iranians Involved in Missing Malaysia Flight

Three Iranians Involved in Missing Malaysia Flight

Iranian nationals used the stolen passports, booked tickets - but authorities still hesitant to blame terrorism.Tova Dvorin, 11/03/2014 15:20
8 Israelis Injured in Accident in Thailand

8 Israelis Injured in Accident in Thailand

Eight Israelis injured, one of them seriously, in a car accident in the Koh Phangan island in Thailand.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/02/2014 21:07
Boost to IVF, Egg Donation, Thai Surrogacy Out

Boost to IVF, Egg Donation, Thai Surrogacy Out

IVF treatment to be provided faster, but limited for over-42s. Foreign Ministry warns against Thai surrogacy.Maayana Miskin, 22/01/2014 00:14
Thai Ministries Occupied by Mass Protests

Thai Ministries Occupied by Mass Protests

Thousands take to the streets in Bangkok after proposed law raises tensions about exiled leader Thaksin Shinawatra.Ari Yashar, 26/11/2013 22:01
Flight Arrives in Israel After Emergency Landing

Flight Arrives in Israel After Emergency Landing

An El Al flight that made its way from Thailand and was forced to make an emergency landing in Eritrea arrived safely in Israel.Elad Benari, 10/10/2013 02:12
Thailand Jails Hezbollah Bomb Suspect

Thailand Jails Hezbollah Bomb Suspect

Swedish citizen Atris Hussein jailed for possession of bomb-making materials.Ari Soffer, 18/09/2013 11:45
Iranians Convicted in Botched Thailand Attack

Iranians Convicted in Botched Thailand Attack

A court in Thailand on Thursday convicted two Iranians for attempting to bomb Israeli diplomats.David Lev, 22/08/2013 09:57
Thailand University Apologizes for Hitler Mural

Thailand University Apologizes for Hitler Mural

Bangkok's Chulalongkorn University apologizes after students depict Adolf Hitler as a superhero in a mural.Elad Benari, 16/07/2013 05:46
Thailand U. Under Fire for Hitler Superhero Mural

Thailand U. Under Fire for Hitler Superhero Mural

Thailand’s Chulalong University comes under fire for displaying a mural depicting Adolph Hitler as a superhero.Rina Tzvi , 14/07/2013 12:25
Thailand Seeks Israeli Security Solutions

Thailand Seeks Israeli Security Solutions

Thai MPs come to Israel in search of security solutions.Maayana Miskin, 24/04/2013 17:35
Three Injured in US Helicopter 'Hard Landing'

Three Injured in US Helicopter 'Hard Landing'

Two passengers on board a US Marine helicopter were seriously injured after aircraft was forced to make a "hard landing" in Thailand.Arutz Sheva staff, 20/02/2013 21:09
Rights Activists: Bring Bangkok Monastery Boy Home

Rights Activists: Bring Bangkok Monastery Boy Home

Child welfare activists: Israeli child sent alone to Thailand monastery must be returned home.Maayana Miskin, 20/02/2013 15:01
Israeli Boy Found in Bangkok Monastery

Israeli Boy Found in Bangkok Monastery

A 12-year-old Israeli boy has been discovered in a Bangkok monastery, wearing a saffron Buddhist robe.Chana Ya'ar, 20/02/2013 12:41
Second Tsunami Alert in Triggered in Indonesia

Second Tsunami Alert in Triggered in Indonesia

Three strong aftershocks have triggered a second tsunami warning for Indonesia after a massive earthquake struck the area.Chana Ya'ar, 11/04/2012 15:30
Thai Police Grill 3 Iranians Over Botched Bombings

Thai Police Grill 3 Iranians Over Botched Bombings

Police in Thailand say they are questioning three more Iranians in connection to a botched February 14 bombing targeting Israeli diplomatsGabe Kahn., 27/02/2012 20:50
Thailand Probing Link Between Terror and Stickers

Thailand Probing Link Between Terror and Stickers

Thai police are looking into links between last week's Bangkok bomb blasts and the posting of a string of Islamic-related stickers.Elad Benari, 21/02/2012 07:10
Prostitute Identified Bangkok’s Iranian Terrorists

Prostitute Identified Bangkok’s Iranian Terrorists

A prostitute helped Thai police in the arrest of three Iranian terrorists in the botched bomb plot. A fourth suspect fled to Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/02/2012 17:18
Thailand Manhunt for Iranian 'Bomb Expert'

Thailand Manhunt for Iranian 'Bomb Expert'

Thai police are searching for two more Iranians - one an explosives expert - involved in Monday's bombing that targeted Israeli diplomatsGabe Kahn., 17/02/2012 14:07
Different Explosives in Delhi and Bangkok Attacks

Different Explosives in Delhi and Bangkok Attacks

Investigators in India and Thailand say the bombs used in this week's attacks on Israeli targets contained different explosives.Gabe Kahn., 16/02/2012 15:35
Report: Barak Was Targeted for Attack in Singapore

Report: Barak Was Targeted for Attack in Singapore

A Kuwaiti newspaper said that the Mossad, along with Singapore security forces, prevented a terror attack on Ehud BarakDavid Lev, 16/02/2012 11:30
Thailand ‘Keystone Cops’ Bombings, Step by Step

Thailand ‘Keystone Cops’ Bombings, Step by Step

An account of the Iranians in Bangkok’s botched bombings reveals amateurs as the bad guys in a version of Keystone Cops. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 15/02/2012 19:13
Bombing Attacks Unmask Iran, Netanyahu Says

Bombing Attacks Unmask Iran, Netanyahu Says

The terror bombings in New Delhi and Bangkok this week have unmasked Iran for the world to see its true face, Netanyahu tells the Knesset.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 15/02/2012 13:38
Botched Bangkok Bombs Meant for Israelis

Botched Bangkok Bombs Meant for Israelis

Thai officials said the botched Bangkok bomb plot was meant for “foreign nationals,” specifically the Israeli diplomats.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 15/02/2012 07:51
Terrorist Attack in Bangkok, Iranians Involved

Terrorist Attack in Bangkok, Iranians Involved

Two terrorist explosions rocked Bangkok Tuesday and at least several Iranians apparently were involved and one was wounded.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 14/02/2012 11:55
Bangkok Explosives Suspect Blames the Mossad

Bangkok Explosives Suspect Blames the Mossad

Lebanese-Swedish man arrested in Thailand after police found material for explosives in his store says they were stored by the Mossad. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/01/2012 11:41
Thailand Recognizes 'Palestine'

Thailand Recognizes 'Palestine'

Foreign nations continue to encourage Ramallah's bully-boy unilateralism as Thailand becomes the 131st nation to recognize 'Palestine'Gabe Kahn., 20/01/2012 09:13
Thailand: 'We Hope the Terror Threat is Behind Us'

Thailand: 'We Hope the Terror Threat is Behind Us'

Rabbi Nehemiah Wilhelm of Chabad-Lubavitch of Bangkok speaks of the recent terror threat in Thailand.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 20/01/2012 02:15
Bomb-Making Materials Found in Thailand

Bomb-Making Materials Found in Thailand

Friday’s arrest of a Lebanese suspect in Thailand has led to the discovery of 400 boxes of bomb-making material. Travel warning in force. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/01/2012 10:44
Thailand Arrests Hizbullah Terrorist

Thailand Arrests Hizbullah Terrorist

Israel issues travel warning to Thailand, shortly after local authorities announce they have arrested a Hizbullah terrorist.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/01/2012 20:30
Rising Waters Rising Yen Buffet Japanese Industry

Rising Waters Rising Yen Buffet Japanese Industry

The floods in Thailand and a rising yen have delivered a one two punch to the Japanese motor industry.Amiel Ungar, 27/10/2011 04:32
Visit by Thaksin to Japan Denounced by Opposi

Visit by Thaksin to Japan Denounced by Opposi

Ex Thai Prime Minister brought down by a military coup is denying charges that he is orchestrating his sister Yingluck's government.Aryeh ben Hayim, 23/08/2011 17:58
New Thailand Cabinet Named

New Thailand Cabinet Named

Thailand's first female Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra named her first cabinet on Wednesday.Elad Benari, 11/08/2011 05:42
Thailand's Madame Prime Minister

Thailand's Madame Prime Minister

Yingluck Shinawatras, sister of the exiled Thaksin Shinawatra, won in a majority in the Thai elections. Amiel Ungar, 04/07/2011 23:52
Israel-Thailand Cancer Research

Israel-Thailand Cancer Research

Israel's Rambam Medical Center and Thailand's Chulaborn Research Institute signed an agreement to cooperate on cancer treatment.Gabe Kahn., 16/05/2011 12:19
Israel, Thailand Team on Cancer

Israel, Thailand Team on Cancer

Haifa's Rambam Hospital will sign a joint cancer treatment deal Sunday with a Thai research institute. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 15/05/2011 12:06
SE Asia Tempest Over Temple

SE Asia Tempest Over Temple

The current fighting between Cambodia and Thailand goes back to historic enmity between the two countriesAmiel Ungar, 07/02/2011 23:58
Warning on Travel to Thailand

Warning on Travel to Thailand

The Foreign Ministry has warned Israelis not to travel to strife-torn Thailand, where at least 24 people have died in rebellion battles.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/05/2010 09:22