Friday, 16 September 2022 | A shelter-in-place order has been issued in the town of Karmel, south of Hebron, Thursday night as a manhunt is underway for a terrorist who shot and wounded an Israeli teen. According to the Jerusalem Post, the victim, who was approximately 18 years old, was transported to a hospital byContinue Reading »
Friday, 16 September 2022 | Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid met on Thursday with United Arab Emirates [UAE] Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is in the Jewish state to mark the second anniversary of the Abraham Accords. The agreements, forged during the tenure of US President Donald Trump, normalized relations betweenContinue Reading »
Friday, 16 September 2022 | The German government has agreed to a compensation agreement that will provide more than US $1.2 billion in 2023 for homecare and social welfare services for Holocaust survivors around the world, Greg Schneider, executive vice president of the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (the Claims Conference), announced onContinue Reading »
Friday, 16 September 2022 | Jerusalem is really two cities—one whose origins stretch back to 3,000 BC and the second, a modern city where building cranes dot the horizon. The ancient Jerusalem is made up of the Old City, enclosed by the centuries-old Ottoman walls, as well as historic neighborhoods tucked away here and thereContinue Reading »
Thursday, 15 September 2022 | In January 2018, former US President Donald Trump reportedly called up Jordan’s King Abdullah II to offer the Hashemite monarch a “great deal”: control of parts of Judea and Samaria, or what the world calls the West Bank. Abdullah II apparently didn’t consider the deal all that great. In fact,Continue Reading »
Thursday, 15 September 2022 | Israeli President Isaac Herzog on Wednesday night hosted a reception at his official residence in Jerusalem for military leaders from 18 nations. The attendees are in Israel to participate in an Israel Defense Forces [IDF] conference on military innovation, according to a statement from Herzog’s office. They include General MarkContinue Reading »
Thursday, 15 September 2022 | According to the fourth annual edition of the Digital Quality of Life Index, Israel has now placed first, beating out 116 other nations and overtaking Denmark after two years in the top spot. Five “fundamental well-being pillars”—e-government, e-infrastructure, Internet quality, Internet affordability and e-security—were considered when compiling the report. TheContinue Reading »
Thursday, 15 September 2022 | Days after Albania broke diplomatic ties with Iran over its alleged involvement in cyberattacks, Israel offered Albania aid in cyber defense. On the sidelines of the Feminist Foreign Policy Development Conference in Berlin, Deputy Foreign Minister Idan Roll met with Albanian Foreign Minister Olta Xhacka and offered “to share ourContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 14 September 2022 | Israel mourns the death of one of its soldiers who was killed in a firefight between security forces and Palestinian gunmen in northern Samaria in the predawn hours of this morning. Hebrew media identified the deceased hours later as 30-year-old Maj. Bar Pelach, deputy commander of the Nahal Reconnaissance Battalion.Continue Reading »
Wednesday, 14 September 2022 | Senior Israeli officials on Tuesday convened a special discussion on a record number of Palestinian terror alerts in Israel ahead of the Jewish High Holy Days [Rosh HaShanah (Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)]. Defense officials presented Prime Minister Yair Lapid with some 70 concrete warnings aboutContinue Reading »
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