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Forty UN Ambassadors Visiting Israel During 70th Anniversary

"At a time when UNESCO denies the Jewish connection to Jerusalem it is important that the Ambassadors have seen the Jewish history of the city as well as the respect accorded to all faiths by Israel."

NASA To Test Israeli Anti-Radiation Vest

Last year, the Israel Space Agency signed an agreement with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) to use its expertise in the examination of deep space radiation effects and its absorption in the human body.

Netanyahu: Terrorists Can ‘Smell Weakness’ As Well As Strength

"No continent, no country is safe from terrorism. We must stand against them together, to build a solid wall of the civilized world against the flood of radicalism."

Last Jew of Peki’in to Light Israel’s 70th Independence Day Torch

Margalit Zinati never married because it would have meant leaving Peki'in, and abandoning the town’s ancient synagogue, which features a limestone column engraved with two Hebrew inscriptions dating to the Roman period.

Police to Close 340,000 Files in 70th Anniversary Amnesty

Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said the move would be a “big step for citizens who have been investigated for crimes. It will remove the stain of their past.

Memorial Day: 71 Soldiers, 12 Civilians Fell This Year

The number of soldiers that have fallen in the line of duty since the first days of Zionist activity in Israel in 1860 stands at 23,645, according to figures released by the Ministry of Defense.

Israel Defense Forces on High Alert, Preparing for Iranian Direct Retaliation

Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani this week issued a direct threat to Israel from Damascus after arriving for a briefing on the T-4 air strike.

High Court Overturns Liberman’s Decision to Block Terrorists’ Families from Joint Memorial Service

The ceremony has been held for 13 years, and in the past 11 years Arabs have been allowed entry to participate.

Liberman: Iran Leading United Northern Front Against Israel

“The northern front presents a paramount strategic challenge that necessitates the IDF and the rest of the security establishment to strengthen even further its readiness."

Liberman Adds Eastern Jerusalem ‘Iliya Center’ to List of Terror Groups

"We will not accept an institution that acts an outpost for terrorism in the capital of Israel, united Jerusalem."

IDF Confirms Israel Attacked ‘Live Iranian Targets’ in Syria

“It was the first time we attacked live Iranian targets, both facilities and people,” the IDF officer told The New York Times journalist Thomas Friedman.

Stats Bureau Predicts: 20 Million Israelis by Country’s 120th Birthday

The main countries from which olim have arrived in Israel over the past decades were: Russia, Ukraine, France, the US, Ethiopia, and the UK.

PM, Court President, to Showdown over Curbing Justices’ Enthusiasm

The impetus for the meeting came from Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, who requested the heads of the two branches of government study the proposed dramatic change in the country's legal system.

Iron Dome Voted ‘Greatest Israeli Invention’ of All Time

Since its deployment, the system has intercepted more than 1,700 missiles and rockets fired at Israel, almost all from Gaza. The system registered a 90 percent success rate in the 2014 Gaza war.

Detained Migrants to be Freed

Bennett: "While the government is holding talks, the situation on the ground is only getting worse."

Chief Justice Warns That Blow to Court Independence Would Harm Israel’s Democracy

At issue are three coalition proposals to curb the ability of the High Court of Justice to overturn laws.

What If Sara Netanyahu Made a Humanitarian Gesture and No One in Israeli Media...

Eyal Meged, blogging for Ha'aretz, went as far as to compare Sara Netanyahu to Raoul Wallenberg.
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Netanyahu: Zero Tolerance for Non-Conventional Weapons

"I spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May last night and I told her that the important international message of the attack is zero tolerance for the use of non-conventional weapons," Netanyahu told his ministers.

Netanyahu Reiterates Israel’s Support for US Decision to Attack Chemical Weapons in Syria

"The United States, France and the United Kingdom demonstrated that their commitment is not limited to proclamations of principle."

AG Disputes Coalition Efforts to Curb High Court’s Enthusiasm

According to the British system, in the event that the Supreme Court identifies a conflict between a law passed by Parliament and the UK precedent laws, it draws the attention of Parliament to the contradiction and asks it to remedy.

President Rivlin’s Speech at March of the Living

We do not expect justice in Europe that seeks - too quickly - to forget, to eradicate the memory, to deny, to destroy evidence. But, our memory, the memory of the Jewish People, is the antithesis of the haste of the Nazis. We are a nation that remembers...

At Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony, Netanyahu Warns Iran: ‘Don’t Test Israel’s Resolve’

Iran warned Israel Wednesday that it would exact retribution for a missile strike on a Syrian air base earlier in the week in which at least seven Iranian military officials were killed.

Fifty Israeli Farms Win Medical Cannabis Export Licenses

The issue had been the topic of stiff disagreement, particularly from police, who feared the deal would facilitate criminals’ ability to transport and deal drugs.

Putin Calls Netanyahu to Discuss Syria

The two men “discussed the Syrian issue, including in light of the recent missile strikes by the Israeli Air Force on the T-4 airfield in the Homs province."

Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ And Heroes’ Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem (video)

The ceremony featured torch lighting and a traditional memorial service, including the recitation of prayers for the departed.

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