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Thousands Pray at Western Wall for Rain

Jews from all walks of life stood together as one before the ancient Western Wall, praying in unity for rain to fall.

Lebanon’s Foreign Minister Criticized for Israel Comments

Subsequently Bassil’s office issued a statement saying the television station had deliberately distorted his comments through judicious editing.

Israel’s History: When Golda Meir Endorsed Palestinian Citizenship

“Many Israelis, as well as Jews living all over the world with relatives in Israel, will be able to use these archives to find documentation and pictures of their loved ones."

Netanyahu Gifts Micronesian Island Country that Supported Israel at UN Vote

In addition to the US and Israel, the countries that voted against the condemnation were Nauru, Palau, Togo, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Guatemala, and Honduras.

Despite Righteous Indignation, Israel Not Allowed to Leave UNESCO

It appears that Israel will not be able to walk out in a huff and slam the door on the United Nations Educational, Scientific...

Omer’s LEGO Tower Built to Highest Standard — and Hopefully Breaks Record — in...

The project was started in memory of 9-year-old Omer Sayag, who loved building Lego towers and who died of a rare brain cancer.

Ben Gurion International Airport Set for Major Expansion

Next year the Transportation Ministry says at least 23 million passengers are expected to stream through Ben Gurion International Airport.

State Dept Denies Request By US Ambassador Friedman, Says ‘Occupation’ Still Exists

Pressure "from above" was enough to convince the State Dept. it was worth another discussion; the President will be the tie-breaker.

Special Needs Soldiers Marching On In IDF

Soldiers with Asperger syndrome or autism are also used in some of the IDF’s most secret units for technological development.

Future Quiet in Gaza Depends on Gaza, Netanyahu Tells Graduating IAF Pilots

"We are an island in a very stormy sea," Netanyahu told the new IAF fighter pilots.

Jerusalem’s Western Wall Train Station to Be Named after President Trump

"I decided to name the Kotel station after US President Donald Trump, in appreciation of his courageous and historic decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel."

IDF to Security Cabinet: Expect Hamas to Turn Its Frustration Against Israel

Each time Hamas acts against the jihadists, it harms its own reputation as a dedicated Islamic group – another reason to go to war, to defend its honor.

US Dollar, Euro Rise in Foreign Currency Trade

Both the US dollar and the euro rose against the shekel.

Japan Invites Israel, US & Palestinian Authority to Tokyo Peace Summit

It's not known how the Palestinian Authority responded to the Japanese peace summit proposal.

Honduras, Panama to Transfer Embassies to Jerusalem, Following US and Guatemala

As with Guatemala, the embassies will transfer from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem only after the relocation of the U.S. Embassy.

Israel’s Security Cabinet Adopts Drone Defense Plan

The IDF and IAF will be responsible for developing technology to counter threats from military drones.

Iranian Military Threat Rising North of Israel

"We won't get involved in the internal affairs of Syria but by the same token we also won't allow Iran and Hezbollah to transform Syrian territory into an advanced military operating base against Israel."

Watch Netanyahu Tell Japan’s Foreign Minister ‘We Both Live in Challenging Regions’

"We’re committed to the pursuit of prosperity, security and peace, and I think it’s easier for any one of us to achieve it with the help of the other."

Israel Securities Authority to Bar Bitcoin on TASE

Two firms that have moved to bitcoin and are currently listed on the TASE, Blockchain Mining and Fantasy Network, a gaming company, may be suspended due to the new rules.

Israel Deports Two Turks After Provocations at Temple Mount

The two Turkish tourists who were deported entered Israel on Belgian passports; details on the third man were unavailable.

‘God Bless You, My Friend President Morales… We’re Waiting for You Here in Jerusalem’

"God bless you, my friend, President Morales. God bless both our countries – Israel and Guatemala. We are waiting for you here in Jerusalem."

Winter Storm Does Little to Reverse Effects of Drought

“We are praying for rain, but we must prepare for more drought.”

Expert Says Jerusalem Issue is Beginning of Israel’s Victory, Could Spark Chain Reaction

U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision, and Guatemala’s move to get on board is evidence that a major shift in international politics is at hand, particularly in Latin America.

Former Police Official: Netanyahu Indictments Next Month, Expect Earthquake

A caustic Netanyahu blamed Horev for the wave of tendentious police leaks against him, and declared that "If there is anything that harms the public's trust in the police, it is its bizarre employment of the political adviser Horev."

AG: Interior Ministry Not Allowed to Revoke Immigrants’ Citizenship

In certain cases, the Authority sought to revoke the Israeli citizenship many years after it had been awarded.

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