WASHINGTON – Michael Oren was deep inside the State Department, relaxed and taking on all comers: He had the facts on his side. It was 2004 and the department was reviewing newly declassified National Security Agency evidence reinforcing Israel’s longstanding claim that its 1967 air attack on the USS Liberty spy ship was a mistake. The attack killed 34 American personnel.
Rohani said the reason Israel is not bombing Iran is not because it doesn't want to, but because it fears Tehran's retaliation.
The Knesset Eretz Israel lobby called on the government to refrain from entering any agreements with the EU.
The Babylonians and Romans destroyed the Holy Temples long ago. Since 1967, the site of the ruins returned to Jews, but Muslims have de facto rule. Police barred Jewish entry on Tisha B’Av and now face a lawsuit
The new EU directive, effective Friday, demands that all deals with Israel exclude disputed territories.
Attorney General Weinstein told Tzfat Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu that the courts probably would not allow him to be Chief Sephardi Rabbi have not dissuaded...
An alleged shoplifting incident in Hong Kong in 2006 has become a major issue over whether Yaakov Frenkel will return to his former post...
Jerusalem police allow Arabs to keep Jews from entering the Temple Mount, just like they used to allow Haredim to keep women away from the Kotel – until it was not politically correct.
It’s amazing how an election victory can change the stripes of a tiger, namely Yair Lapid. The sensation of Israeli politics who campaigned on...
After much jockeying and infighting, it appears that Shas has finally chosen its candidate for Sephardic Chief Rabbi of Israel. Among the candidates were...
Arab MK Zoabi calls Israel a Nazi-Apartheid state. MP TIbi says a suicide bomber is a martyr, not a terrorist. And Christian Arab Bashara Shlayan, fed up with them, is forming a pro-Zionist Arab party.
WASHINGTON – Ron Dermer laced his address to the 2009 American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference with “I was with him when.”
American born Ari Harow, PM Netanyahu's former Bureau Chief, will be returning to politics, this time as Netanyahu's Chief of Staff. Harow was born in...
An Israeli organization will receive no more than $5,500 from a donor that denies the right of Israel to exist.
Outgoing Israeli Ambassador to the US Michael Oren was the only American to hold the post – until Tuesday. Netanyahu has appointed Ron Dermer, a close aide, to take over the job.
Israel's police receives 286 thousand noise complaints a year.
Meretz Chairwoman MK Zahava Gal'on condemned "the government's culture of lies."
According to the new bill, beginning in 2017, every young Jew over the age of 18 will be obligated to join the army.
As of Sunday, apartment buyers in Jerusalem to receive govt. slightly reduced grants, from $19-26 thousand.
"We've become an army that has a state, rather than a state that has an army, which is not a good thing!"
Netanyahu told his cabinet that any agreement would be brought to a vote of the people.
Jewish Home Minister Orbach: Nonsense.
Netanyahu may agree to the Palestinians' preconditions, but only if he would be able to deliver them gradually.
Rumors first emerged in December that Dermer would be appointed Ambassador, this time it appears it might happen.
"If Netanyahu really believes in the two-state solution, we are ready to resume negotiations tomorrow."