Thursday, 1 June 2023 | Hundreds of people gathered at a cemetery in Shaked in the northern West Bank [Judea and Samaria] Wednesday afternoon for the funeral of Meir Tamari, 32, who was killed on Tuesday in a shooting attack near Hermesh, where he lived. He leaves behind a wife, Tal, and two young children,Continue Reading »
Thursday, 1 June 2023 | An Israel Defense Forces exercise, dubbed “Firm Hand,” which began on Monday and will last two weeks, simulates a war beginning with a clash in the north and spreading to other fronts, including Iran. Under the command of the IDF [Israel Defense Forces] General Staff, the large-scale drill simulates intenseContinue Reading »
Thursday, 1 June 2023 | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke on Tuesday night with Paraguayan President-elect Santiago Peña and congratulated him on his election victory. The two men expressed their commitment to strengthening bilateral relations, noting that this would promote economic growth and prosperity for both countries. Netanyahu also commended Peña’s stated intent toContinue Reading »
Thursday, 1 June 2023 | In honor of the 75th anniversary of the State of Israel, a unique Star of David symbol, called the “Shield of Steel,” will be stamped on Israel’s advanced armored fighting vehicles. The emblem was unveiled in an official ceremony on Wednesday, with the participation of senior IDF [Israel Defense Forces]Continue Reading »
Wednesday, 31 May 2023 | A 32-year-old Israeli man was killed on Tuesday in a terrorist shooting near the Jewish community of Hermesh in northwestern Samaria. The victim, identified as Meir Tamari, sustained a bullet wound to the upper body, medics said. He received treatment at the scene before being evacuated by helicopter to HillelContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 31 May 2023 | The commander of US forces in the Middle East arrived in Israel on Tuesday, a day after the Israeli military launched a two-week drill simulating a multi-front war. The first stop for Gen. Mike Kurilla was the Israel Defense Forces’ [IDF] Unit 504 human intelligence unit, where he was briefedContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 31 May 2023 | Israeli President Isaac Herzog met Tuesday with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Baku, further strengthening Israel’s partnership with the secular Shiite Muslim country that borders Iran. The visit comes amid growing strategic and defense ties between the two nations, epitomized by the inauguration of the Azerbaijan embassy in Israel thisContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 31 May 2023 | The largest-ever official delegation from the UK House of Lords arrived in Israel this week for a four-day visit. The delegation, organized and facilitated by The European Leadership Network (ELNET)—an NGO whose mission is to strengthen relations between Europe and Israel—and the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Britain–Israel, consistsContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 30 May 2023 | Israel is worried by reports of an interim nuclear agreement between the United States and Iran being reached “in the coming days and weeks,” Israeli media reported on Monday. Specifically, Jerusalem is concerned about a deal that would allow the regime in Tehran to freeze part of its nuclear activitiesContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 30 May 2023 | Israel has successfully conducted a new round of tests for the naval “Iron Dome”-style air defense system, known as the “C-Dome”, improving a system the Jewish state’s top military leader called a “significant leap forward” for Israel’s defenses. Defense Minister Yoav Gallant said in a press release that the C-Dome—designedContinue Reading »
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