web analytics

IDF Retaliates for Gaza’s Holiday Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

23 Tishri 5777 – October 24, 2016
The IDF retaliated on Simchat Torah for a rocket attack hours earlier against southern Israel by Gaza terrorists. No injuries.

Israel Will Not Sign On to US Regulation of Israeli Drone Exports

21 Tishri 5777 – October 23, 2016
Slowly but surely, American companies have been encroaching on a field where in the past Israeli products ruled.

Closures Imposed on PA Crossings for Jewish Holiday of Simchat Torah

Checkpoints and crossings between pre-1967 Israel and the Palestinian Authority are closed effective midnight Saturday night until midnight Monday.

Day 3: Arab Peacemakers Still Imprisoned by Palestinian Authority; Human Rights Groups Silent

21 Tishri 5777 – October 22, 2016
Four Arab visitors to a Sukkah of Peace are still in Palestinian Authority jail after expressing a desire for good relations with Jewish neighbors.

Global Competitiveness Report Gives Israel High Marks for Innovation [video]

On the Global Competitiveness Index for 2016–2017, Israel is ranked in 24th place, behind Switzerland, Singapore, the US, the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, the UK, and directly behind Ireland in 23rd place.

Report: US, Egypt, Asking PA Not to Approach UN Security Council before US Elections

19 Tishri 5777 – October 21, 2016
The source noted that, despite their "dissatisfaction" with these requests, the PA leadership will restrain itself and avoid any UNSC move until after the elections.

Israel Revokes Citizenship of Arab Plotting to Kidnap, Kill IDF Soldier

Minister Deri pulls citizenship granted to a Gazan married to Israeli Arab after he plots to kidnap and kill an Israeli soldier.

Pres. & First Lady Rivlin Welcome Thousands to The Sukkah

19 Tishri 5777 – October 20, 2016
President Reuven Rivlin and his wife welcomed some 6,000 visitors to their sukkah in Jerusalem.

Liberman Tells New Lone Soldier, ‘To This Day I Speak With Mistakes and A...

DM Liberman advised a new IDF Lone Soldier not to worry about language skills, saying he still speaks with mistakes.

Survey: Half of Evacuees Believe They’ll Return to Gush Katif

A third of the evacuees still live in temporary housing, 14% are unemployed and a third still see themselves as Gush Katif residents.

Excavation Reveals Spot Where Romans Breached Jerusalem’s Wall 2,000 Years Ago

Fascinating evidence of breaking through Jerusalem’s Third Wall at the end of the Second Temple period was discovered in an excavation where the new Bezalel campus will be built.

Israeli UN Envoy: Stop Funding B’Tselem

17 Tishri 5777 – October 19, 2016
On a related topic, Danon announced on Tuesday a new "political struggle against aid money which is transferred to Hamas in Gaza."

Israel Railways CEO Boaz Tzafrir Steps Down

17 Tishri 5777 – October 18, 2016
Israel Railways CEO Boaz Tzafrir has stepped down after leading the railroad from debt into net profit.

Israel Missing at US Gathering of World Military Leaders on ‘Day After ISIS’

A gathering of nearly 50 world military leaders is held at U.S. Andrews Air Force Base on the first day of Sukkot. Israel wasn't there.

German Court: El Al Must Pay Passengers for Delayed Flights

A German court rules El Al Airlines must compensate an Israeli passenger for a 3-hour delay, as it does other passengers.

Mexico’s Ambassador to UNESCO Fired Over Infamous Jerusalem Resolution

Mexico's envoy to UNESCO is an envoy no longer because he refused to vote against history and Jerusalem.

UNESCO Executive Board Adopts Resolution to Erase Jewish History From Jerusalem [video]

UNESCO has adopted the controversial resolution advanced by the Palestinian Authority obliterating the historic link between Judaism and Jerusalem's holy sites.

Stoning Attack in Binyamin Region

Stone-throwing on the roads by Arab terrorists is continuing despite the "peace" efforts of world leaders.

3 Wanted Terror Fugitives Captured Overnight

Israeli security personnel arrested three Arab fugitives in Judea and Samaria.

Mexico’s Jewish Envoy Saving the Day at UNESCO

Mexico’s Jewish ambassador to UNESCO in Paris walked out of the hall on Friday because he couldn't bring himself to obey his government’s instructions.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Kosher Food is Going Global!

Latest Blogs & Opinions


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/idf-retaliates-for-gazas-holiday-rocket-attack-on-southern-israel/2016/10/24/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: