Friday, 20 May 2016 | For the past year, Israel has been confronted with a steady stream of terror attacks, many coming from Judea and Samaria. We recently sat with Captain Bar, the Etzion Regional Brigade Medical Commander, who reflected on her eight years as a medic in the IDF: Her stories, insights, and memories.Continue Reading »
Friday, 13 May 2016 | The Iran nuclear deal does not appear to have had a calming effect on the Middle East. The Iranians seem to be deepening their intervention in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in general and in internal Palestinian affairs in particular. This intervention is an extension of Iran’s ongoing efforts to expand itsContinue Reading »
Friday, 13 May 2016 | For the first time, the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption has released data that shows how the new immigrants are dispersed throughout the country, and which city was attractive to olim from specific countries. Leading the list of cities preferred by olim is Jerusalem, even though the city itself suffers fromContinue Reading »
Friday, 13 May 2016 | Former high-ranking security officials from Israel and Saudi Arabia made a rare joint appearance in Washington on May 5th , underscoring the quiet but steady cooperation between the two nations. Prince Turki al-Faisal, the former Saudi intelligence chief and ambassador to the United States, and IDF Maj. Gen. (ret.) YaakovContinue Reading »
Friday, 06 May 2016 | Three IDF soldiers from the Kfir brigade were run over in a terrorist vehicular attack on Tuesday evening at HaParsa Junction near the settlement of Dolev and the Arab village of Ein el-Arik in the West Bank’s [Judea–Samaria] Binyamin region. The forces were conducting unannounced checks at the entrance ofContinue Reading »
Thursday, 28 April 2016 | Almost 6 out of 10 Palestinian youth support ongoing knife attacks on Israelis according to a new poll, while two-thirds doubt that negotiations and diplomacy can solve the Israel–Palestinian conflict. The poll, done by the Jerusalem Media and Communication Centre and posted to their website, found that Palestinians aged 15-29-years-oldContinue Reading »
Friday, 15 April 2016 | Israel’s Counter-Terrorism Bureau on Tuesday issued travel warnings relating to credible threats against Israeli citizens in more than 30 countries. According to the Counter-Terrorism Bureau, it has identified potential threats against Israeli targets mainly in, although not restricted to, the Middle East and Africa. The warnings come ahead of theContinue Reading »
Friday, 8 April 2016 | One of the most challenging steps to developing nuclear weapons is building a warhead capable of sitting atop a missile. North Korea—which already has boasted of multiple nuclear detonation tests—now is believed to have that elusive and dangerous capability. The New York Times cited a South Korean official as sayingContinue Reading »
Friday, 8 April 2016 | Allison Bresson, the border police soldier who killed a terrorist and critically wounded another in October 2015 at the Tapuach junction, thus preventing a stabbing attack, will be given the honor of lighting one of the 12 traditional torches at Israel’s national Independence Day eve ceremony. The theme of thisContinue Reading »
Friday, 1 April 2016 | Palestinian incitement related to the Al-Aqsa Mosque has significantly increased in the weeks leading up to Passover, which begins on April 22, in an attempt to raise tensions and cause disturbances and acts of terror. Every year, there is an uptick in Palestinian incitement leading up to the high holidaysContinue Reading »
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