Israeli officials shared a list with Christian clergymen of peacemaking initiatives carried out for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority this summer. There's been no reciprocal gesture from Ramallah, however.
The test is a routine part of national readiness preparations and is not being held in response to any particular security event.
This year an estimated 37,000 Jews from Israel and around the world have boarded planes to head to the site so far.
Former US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro told Army Radio it would be very difficult for the US to alter the Iran deal at this stage.
PM Netanyahu and Pres. Trump are slated to meet Monday; they're expected to discuss Iran’s presence on Israel’s northern border, and the looming deadline for Trump’s approval or cancellation of the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal with Iran.
Sweden was one of the first Western nations to recognize the Palestinian Authority as an independent sovereign nation.
Netanyahu is scheduled to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, and to address the General Assembly on Tuesday.
Ministers Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked formulated a legal plan whose goal is to complete a constitution for Israel that will restore balance between the three branches of government in Israel.
"You're already in a technological revolution or you will be or you don't know that you're in, and that's the worst situation to be in."
"The change that is required is to bring the critical decisions to the cabinet."
"Your country has been a friend and ally of Colombia, and recently a great ally in the construction of peace in the country."
Ben-Gvir argued that the fact that the Arabs' exemption from the draft is not anchored in the law deepens the discrimination that has been created by the legislator.
"We have decided today on rekindling and refinancing an innovation fund - the Columbia Israel Innovation Fund. And maybe you will teach us finally how to make a good cup of coffee."
McMaster coyly dodged reporters’ questions on whether he believes the Western Wall is located in Israel, prior to President Donald Trump’s visit to the Jewish State.
Israelis in Miami were asked by the Consulate to “be patient” in the coming days, inasmuch as it will take time to bring the office back up to full speed.
Israel contends there is no existent legal ‘State of Palestine’ and thus it cannot be accepted as a member at the UN or in any of its agencies.
“When they get back, the knowledge and experience they will have accumulated will assist them in promoting the field of space exploration in Israel.”
“We have proven once again that there is no role we cannot fulfill in the world’s most important international organization.”
"Israel produces more milk per cow than any other cow in the world. You think it would be a French cow, Dutch cow, an American cow? No. It's an Israeli cow, because it's a computerized cow, every moo is computerized."
"I think that there is much more to do. Relations are like a muscle, you have to practice and work every day. But you have to know that we like you very much."
“We have delivered these digitized historical documents about the Holocaust so the State of Israel can make sure that they are investigated."
"The sole motivation behind [the Court's] decisions is a dictatorial hunger for power, to oppose the laws of the elected Knesset."
"It is no longer enough to make do with non-binding and non-enforceable arrangements whose outcome is unknown.”
Kahlon said the ministry would use "any and all means at its disposal. . . against any organization that undermines the State of Israel or IDF soldiers."
"I had not moved away even one step, but someone pulled at my sleeve and asked me to join the minyan. I put on a hat and joined them for the Mincha prayer. I had arrived."