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UNESCO Passes Second Resolution Erasing Judaism from Jerusalem

24 Tishri 5777 – October 26, 2016
PM Netanyahu says the second UNESCO resolution adopted on Jerusalem is more "theater of the absurd."

Prosecution Indicts Wedding Guests for Hating Arabs While Dancing

This story would be difficult to comprehend by readers who enjoy the benefits of the First, Second and Fourth Amendments.

Liberman: State of Israel Could Not Exist Without the IDF

Defense Minister Liberman visited the Michve Alon military base in northern Israel, near Tzefat, where lone soldiers attend classes.

Netanyahu Says He’ll Soon Decide If Lawmakers Can Ascend to Temple Mount

24 Tishri 5777 – October 25, 2016
Israel Police have recommended the prime minister allow MKs to resume ascending to the Temple Mount.

Tens of Thousands Demand UNESCO Stop Denying Ancient Jewish Ties to Jerusalem

Tens of thousands of signatures are on a petition demanding that UNESCO stop denying ancient Jewish ties to Jerusalem.

Israel and Turkey Delay Reconciliation, Ambassador Exchange

Almost 'normalized' but not quite: Israel completes its part of the deal, but Turkey's court refuses to dismiss the case against IDF soldiers and officers.

Jerusalem’s New Business District Inaugurated Wednesday

Jerusalem Gateway, with a $360 million investment, will spread over 52 acres, create 40,000 new jobs, and become Israel's largest transportation hub.

Arabs Reject Liberman Promise to Build Gaza Harbor, Airport, if Hamas Stops Shooting

Liberman said PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas was not seeking peace, and said he incited violence rather than work against it.

New UNESCO World Heritage Vote on Jerusalem Set for Wednesday

23 Tishri 5777 – October 24, 2016
Another UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem is coming up for a vote, this one by the World Heritage Committee."

Left Irate: Habima National Theater to Perform in Kiryat Arba-Hebron

Culture Minister Miri Regev (Likud) issued a directive whereby theatrical institutions that perform in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria will receive a 10% increase in their state budgets.

Italy’s PM Matteo Renzi: UNESCO Resolution on Jerusalem ‘Like Saying Sun Creates Darkness’

Italy's prime minister vows to oppose, not abstain against future UNESCO resolutions against Israel.

Report: One-Fourth of US Cancer Deaths Linked to Smoking

While tobacco companies spend millions on advertising, a new study reiterates the cost in human lives is staggering. Cigarette smoking kills.

Peacemaking Arab Neighbors Freed from PA Prison for Visit to Efrat Mayor’s Sukkah

IDF official Yoav Mordechai intervened with the Palestinian Authority to free four peaceful Arab neighbors jailed for visiting the Efrat mayor's sukkah.

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

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.

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