Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | Israel has offered Sri Lanka assistance in the aftermath of devastating suicide bombings at churches and hotels on Easter Sunday that left nearly 300 people dead and more than 500 injured. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed “deep shock over the murderous attacks against innocent civilians in Sri Lanka.” TheContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | As Israel, the [Palestinian Authority] PA and the international community await the publication of the American peace plan, it is clear, based on PA leader Mahmoud Abbas’s behavior in previous peace talks, that nothing the United States can offer will be enough for the PA leader. [Palestinian Liberation Organization] PLOContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | One-third of Americans believe only two million Jews were murdered during the Holocaust, and 66% of millennials have never heard of Auschwitz, according to a comprehensive national survey on Holocaust awareness and knowledge among adults in the United States, released by the Claims Conference, founded to deal with restitution forContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | April 15 marked the 18th anniversary of the firing of the first Hamas rocket toward Israel. On this day, 18 years ago, Hamas’s military wing, Izaddin al-Qassam, launched its first rocket attack at Israeli population centers near their border with the Gaza Strip. On the eve of this occasion, YahyaContinue Reading »
Monday, 22 April 2019 | Wiping Israel off the map, forcing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to flee via the sea, threatening Europe with missile capabilities if efforts are made to disarm the Iranian missile program—these are just some of the sentiments expressed in the last year by the new leader of the Iranian RevolutionaryContinue Reading »
Monday, 22 April 2019 | Palestinian [Authority] [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas struck a pessimistic note Sunday, accusing President Donald Trump of hypocrisy when it comes to a two-state solution and criticizing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for aiding Hamas [the terror organization in control of the Gaza Strip] after demanding that he snub the group. SpeakingContinue Reading »
Monday, 22 April 2019 | Passover in Israel [included] a rare sight this year—[snow] and hail in late April for the first time in decades. Heavy snow fell in the northern Golan Heights, sticking to the ground. The snow fell in the Druze villages near Mount Hermon, as well as in Nimrod, Neve Ativ andContinue Reading »
Monday, 22 April 2019 | It’s always challenging to celebrate holidays without any family, and when one is serving in the military as well, that can make it even more so. In response to that, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and leader of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi on Friday celebrated theContinue Reading »
Friday, 19 April 2019 | The series of events has inspired countless movies, books and songs. The story of Israel’s Exodus from Egypt does, after all, have all the elements required for an epic tale. There is the cruel and merciless task master, a people oppressed and an Almighty God who liberates His people “withContinue Reading »
Friday, 19 April 2019 | The humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip is “at breaking point,” and could trigger a new wave of attacks on Israel, a senior IDF [Israel Defense Forces] officer warned Wednesday, citing an alarming infant mortality rate of 4,900 deaths in 56,000 annual births. According to Lt. Col. Khatib Mansour, whoContinue Reading »
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