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Knesset Approves Debate on Recognizing Armenian Holocaust

"Since when does Ankara pull our moral strings? Does history change according the nature of relations with a leader like Erdogan?" Speaker Edelstein wondered.

Iran Specialist Says Israel May Be Forced to Re-Conquer Lebanon

Dr. Eldad Pardo: Israel could be left with “no choice” but to recapture parts of Lebanon, should hostilities with Hezbollah reignite.

Full Transcript of President Trump’s JCPOA Pullout Speech

"At the heart of the Iran deal was a giant fiction that a murderous regime desired only a peaceful nuclear energy program."

May 14 Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem to Include Mezuzah-Hanging Ceremony

The extraordinary gesture comes at the behest of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, Channel 20 reports.

New Book: Irgun and Arab Propaganda Inflated Deir Yassin Casualty Figures

"For reasons of psychological warfare, the Irgun reported that 200 Arabs had been killed, double the real number."

Bangladeshi Hindu Wishes Israel Happy Independence Day

As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, Shipan Kumer Basu, the President of the World Hindu Struggle Committee, calls Israel a role model for the international community who is working against terror organizations and dictatorships worldwide.

Trump on Israel’s 70th Anniversary: US Has ‘No Better Friend Anywhere’

The U.S. Embassy is set to officially open in the Israeli capital on May 14, the secular date that Israel officially declared its independence in 1948.

On Israel’s 70th Anniversary, Netanyahu Says ‘We’re Just Getting Started’ (video)

"Seventy years is the blink of an eye in historical terms. I have no doubt that 70 years from now, Israel will be even stronger, even more prosperous than it is today."

Last Jew of Peki’in to Light Israel’s 70th Independence Day Torch

Margalit Zinati never married because it would have meant leaving Peki'in, and abandoning the town’s ancient synagogue, which features a limestone column engraved with two Hebrew inscriptions dating to the Roman period.

Letter Across Time to Late Neturei Karta Leader from his Pro-Zionist Nephew

"You will be surprised to hear who is the greatest proponent of the Torah in the world: the Zionist regime. Every year the Israeli government invests billions of shekels in the Torah world."

‘Betsy Ross of Israel’ Flag Finds News Home in Ben-Gurion Archives

Confined in Jerusalem to her apartment, she spent her time creating an Israeli flag from her bed sheets. She sewed on a six-pointed star and colored the flag’s stripes with a blue crayon.

Cohen of ‘Ali G’ and ‘Borat’ to Play Cohen the Israeli Spy on Netflix

The series depicts Cohen's stunning career from 1961 to 1965, when he succeeded in embedding himself into Syrian high society and rose through the ranks to become Chief Adviser to the Minister of Defense.

At Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony, Netanyahu Warns Iran: ‘Don’t Test Israel’s Resolve’

Iran warned Israel Wednesday that it would exact retribution for a missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier in the week in which at least seven Iranian military officials were killed.

MDA Unit Helps Holocaust Survivors Find Lost Relatives

Since the unit began its work, a total of 3,521 applications have been received and processed for tracing and obtaining information.

To Sign or Not to Sign: Jerusalem Theater Troup Brings Nazi-Era Dilemma to the...

The author of 'The Statement' forms his connection to all the characters. “I seem to have lived with these characters and shared their suffering,” he says.

‘Never Again Education Act’ to Teach American Students About the Holocaust

If passed the legislation would grant money raised through donations to American schools as part of the Holocaust Education Assistance Program.

Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ And Heroes’ Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem (video)

The ceremony featured torch lighting and a traditional memorial service, including the recitation of prayers for the departed.

Bibi to Ben-Gurion on Eve of 70th Independence Day: ‘We’re Moving Up the Mountain’

The new prime minister also informed the old prime minister of the radical changes in Israel's political map since he had gone to a better place.

Jews in Hebron Move into Beit Rachel & Beit Leah, Near Cave of the...

“With our entrance may we merit to continue to fulfill the Torah commandment to walk in the path of our Father Abraham in carrying out the redemption of the Land of Israel."

Dozens of ‘Freedom Coins’ from the 66-67 CE Jewish Revolt Discovered in Temple Mount...

“A discovery like this—ancient coins bearing the words 'Freedom' and 'Redemption'—found right before the Jewish Festival of Freedom, Passover, begins, is incredibly moving,” Dr. Mazar noted.

Rare Dead Sea Scroll on Display in Jerusalem

In order to protect the scroll, which is indescribably fragile, it has been encased in a special "smart glass" viewing box that minimizes exposure to light.

Hollywood Star Mayim Bialik Asks to Light a Torch on Israel’s 70th Independence Day

In addition to Bialik, Ivanka Trump and Alan Dershowitz have also been suggested as candidates.

Yad Vashem to Honor German Righteous Gentiles

To date, Yad Vashem has recognized some 26,500 Righteous Among the Nations from over 50 nations worldwide.

‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ Dies A Free Man

Oskar Groening, 96, was sentenced to a four-year prison term after his 2015 conviction as an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Hungarian Jews.

‘Honor Sharansky by Supporting the Brave Men and Women of Iran,’ Netanyahu Says (video)

“If you want to honor Natan’s legacy, then support the brave men and women of Iran who are fighting for freedom, yearning for freedom and praying for our support for their struggle."

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