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Israelis Raise More than $120 Thousand Overnight for Hebron Shooter’s Legal Defense

5 Tammuz 5776 – July 11, 2016
The leftover money will go to a fund for future cases in which IDF soldiers are taken to court by their own army.

After Family Escapes Drive-By Slaughter, Gush Etzion Jews Demand No more ‘Containment’

The shooting incident ended miraculously, since only the driver’s leg was injured when terrorists shot at his car, while his wife and their six children, including a one-week-old infant, were also in the vehicle.

Housing Ministry to Ease Requirements for Foreign Companies Building in Israel

"The key factor for resolving the housing crisis is a conceptual change in the planning process, the land development and the construction methods."

Fallen Soldier’s Family Suing to Ban Hamas Prisoners from Watching Soccer Final

4 Tammuz 5776 – July 10, 2016
The family petitioned the court saying the decision to make all the TV channels carrying the game tonight available to security prisoners, most of whom are members of Hamas, is repugnant.

Israeli Media Reporting on Hebron Shooter Trial Strictly Political

The case for both an acquittal and a mistrial appears strong, so that there's little doubt that a conviction would result in an appeal to the civilian Supreme Court.

Spanish, Portuguese Jews Support Sephardi and Mizrahi Heritage Empowerment Program

2 Tammuz 5776 – July 8, 2016
“The history of the Jews of the Middle East and North Africa is sadly overlooked, even though every other Jew in Israel comes from this region.”

State Dept. Approves $300M Sale to Israel of Sea Hawk Helicopters, Military Parts

2 Tammuz 5776 – July 7, 2016
The US State Dept. approves a sale to Israel involving $300 million in Sea Hawk helicopters, parts and tech support.

Upgraded Security for Prosecutors, Witnesses in IDF Hebron Soldier’s Trial

Security is raised for prosecutors and witnesses in the trial of the IDF soldier who killed a wounded terrorist.

Doomed EgyptAir Plane Debris Lands on Netanya Beach

Debris from the May 19 crash of EgyptAir Flight MS804 has washed up on the Israeli shoreline.

High Court Rejects Petitions Against Israel-Turkey Deal

Israel's High Court of Justice says it does not have jurisdiction over "statecraft."

Coalition Kills Core Curriculum Prerequisite for Haredi Schools

The elimination of the obligation to teach core curriculum subjects will not result in reducing the budgets of Haredi yeshivas who pass on the extra material.

L’Express: Israel Spied on French Prime Minister’s Cellphone

L'Express expects that this suspicion of electronic monitoring may have an adverse effect on the already complicated relations between France and Israel.

Speaker Edelstein Calls on AG to Conclude Police ‘Blackmail List’ Investigation

"The head of Investigations and Intelligence Branch has power by virtue of his position. Power corrupts, and great power corrupts more. Therefore, he must act with caution."

New Bill to Stop Privileged Conditions for Hamas Security Prisoners

Among the privileges which will become outlawed should the bill pass are conjugal visits, canteen purchases, and possession of TV sets and game consoles.

Netanyahu to Rwanda President: ‘We Cannot Outsource Our Safety’

PM Netanyahu warns that UN peacekeepers failed to prevent genocide in Rwanda. "Neither of us can outsource our safety."

Jerusalem Light Rail Expansion Approved, City to Add More Lines

1 Tammuz 5776 – July 6, 2016
The Jerusalem municipality has approved two more lines for the city's Light Rail and an extension of the current Red Line.

Knesset Passes Postal ‘Sender Information’ Law

The Knesset passed a law forcing postal authorities to reveal the sender identity before Israelis sign for a letter.

Tzohar Condemns Nullification of Rabbi Lookstein’s Conversions as Chief Rabbi Reverses Ruling

Rabbi Lookstein, the spiritual leader of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and for many years principal of the Ramaz School, also converted Ivanka Marie Trump.

Netanyahu Meets Kenyan Christian Supporters of Israel, Offers Water

"We should have a big water problem but we don't, we have a water surplus. We have a water surplus because we've developed ingenuity to overcome this."

Analysis: Two Funerals

What was common to both funerals and shiva houses was an abiding faith in the right of the Jewish people to live in freedom and security anywhere in this great, but tiny land.

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