Monday, 10 August 2020 | While tensions on Israel’s northern borders simmer with multiple attempted attacks from Hezbollah in Lebanon and from Syria, the Jewish state also faces attacks in the south from Gaza. It was a volatile week that saw incendiary balloons, gunfire from Gaza on Israeli civilians and soldiers, and retaliatory Israeli strikes.Continue Reading »
Monday, 10 August 2020 | Lebanon remains volatile after the massive explosion that rocked the country’s capital city of Beirut last week, as protests and unrest continued inside the country and a drone invaded Israeli airspace at the border. On Sunday, protestors and rioters in Beirut, angry about the explosion that killed more than 150Continue Reading »
Monday, 10 August 2020 | Humanitarian NGO [nongovernmental organization] Israeli Flying Aid (IFA) has launched a crowd-funding campaign to those affected by an explosion that devastated the Lebanese capital of Beirut and left many of the city’s residents homeless or in grave need of aid. The [IFA] set its goal to raise NIS 1 millionContinue Reading »
Monday, 10 August 2020 | Less than a decade ago, Germany served as the stage on which one of the biggest atrocities in modern history unfolded when some six million Jewish people perished at the hands of the Nazis and their collaborators. As the dark days of carnage turned to weeks, months and then yearsContinue Reading »
Friday, 7 August 2020 | Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today spoke by videoconference with Israel Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) Director-General Prof. Shmuel C. Shapira and the heads of the IIBR research team and congratulated them on the progress in developing a vaccine against the coronavirus ahead of the stage of human trials, which willContinue Reading »
Friday, 7 August 2020 | Police on Thursday disarmed an explosive device in Arad, attached to a balloon that was suspected to have been launched from Gaza. Earlier in the day, four fires raged in fields along the border with Gaza, later confirmed to have been caused by incendiary devices dispatched from the Strip. TheContinue Reading »
Friday, 7 August 2020 | Lebanese social media users slammed Israel’s gesture of solidarity in the wake of the devastating blast in the capital of Beirut two days ago, accusing Israelis of hypocrisy. A massive warehouse explosion on Tuesday sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut, killing at least 135 and wounding at least 5,000.Continue Reading »
Friday, 7 August 2020 | The Palestinian Authority (PA) says it is determined to proceed with its request that the International Criminal Court (ICC) launch an investigation against Israel for “committing war crimes” against the Palestinians. The PA is hoping that such a move by the ICC would pave the way for filing “war crimes” charges againstContinue Reading »
Thursday, 6 August 2020 | Lebanon is still reeling from shock and has not yet begun an investigation into the causes of the explosion in its Beirut’s port on Tuesday, which has cost the lives of over 100 people and wounded many thousands. But even now there are two things that can be stated withContinue Reading »
Thursday, 6 August 2020 | The Israeli delegation, led by the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D), in the Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD), and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has completed its mission in India: collecting sufficient samples to test and validate four Israeli diagnostic technologies. The team will be returning to IsraelContinue Reading »
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