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Pres. Rivlin Understands Arab Students’ Dilemma on National Symbols, Anthem: ‘Must Be Addressed’

President Rivlin was asked by Arab high schoolers how they should grapple with the Jewish symbolism in the national anthem, as non-Jews.

Shaked’s Anti-Terror Law Approved for Second and Third Knesset Vote

Justice Minister Shaked issued a statement Monday, saying her bill will give security forces the power to fight terrorism while maintaining human rights.

Liberman Appointed Defense Minister After Government Compromise

Yisrael Beytenu party chairman Avigdor Liberman was unanimously voted in as defense minister by the cabinet after a government compromise.

Police Arrest Teen Stabbers of Elderly Jewish Women in Jerusalem

Security forces nabbed teen terrorists who viciously attacked elderly women in Jerusalem on Memorial Day.

Ipsos Survey: One Third of American Students Support Boycotting Israel

The good news is that a 62% majority of US respondents believe that the BDS movement is a form of modern anti-Semitism.

Bennett Coalition Crisis Averted, Liberman (Still) to Be Defense Minister

Another coalition crisis is over in an 11th hour save, this time with UTJ minister Ya'akov Litzman stepping in with a temporary solution to soothe frazzled nerves.

Shabak Issues Last Administrative Detention Order Before Lieberman Takes Over

The reason for the severe limits on his civil rights is stated as: "To secure state security, public peace and maintaining public order."

Is Ismail Haniyeh Dead Yet?

So far, the website says: No, in big, red letters.

Jordan’s King Dissolves Parliament, Stifles Riots Over Approval of Israeli Investment

Jordan's King Abdullah moves swiftly to block riots over a controversial decision by the Parliament to approve Israeli investment in the country.

Report: Police Recommend Indicting Sara Netanyahu over PM’s Residence Charges

Last December, Sara Netanyahu was interrogated by the same anti-corruption unit, about the use of the electrician on weekends and on Yom Kippur.

World Health Organization Names Israel as Sole Abuser of Health Rights

The World Health Organization last week named Israel as the world's sole abuser of health rights.

Shaked Drops Bomb: Habayit Hayehudi Ready for New Elections

A Friday Channel 1 News poll gives Bennett's party 14 seats in a new election, with Likud shrinking from 30 to 27 seats, Labor chopped down from 24 to 11, and Lieberman gaining 2, from 6 to 8 seats.

Kulanu’s Leftwing Trend Continues: Housing Minister Supports Settlements Freeze

Kulanu's vagaries in the coming weeks should be viewed in the context of a party on its way to extinction attempting to soar once more by flapping its arms with great vigor.

Kahlon Says Netanyahu’s Coalition Safe – for Now

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon says his Kulanu party won't be the one to jump ship from the coalition.

Egypt’s Chief Cleric Scolds Israel Over Nude Dancers in Holy City of Jerusalem

Egypt's chief cleric reprimanded Israel for allowing its holy city to be sullied with a nude dance performance.

1,000 at Funeral for Hebron Terrorist, Hundreds Cry ‘Allahu Akbar!’

A crowd of 1,000 was at the Saturday funeral of a terrorist killer, shot and killed by an IDF soldier after he was already injured and on the ground. The soldier now faces manslaughter charges.

Survey: A Party Led by Ya’alon, Sa’ar, Kahlon, Could Defeat Netanyahu

The question is, even considering this fantasy scenario, whether the Ya'alon-Kahlon-Sa'ar triumvirate would be able to form a coalition and with whom.

Sunday Off? Israel’s Unions, Employers, Clash over Shorter Work Week

Will Israel, known for its national obsession with plunging into new, radical changes, take on this moderate change? We'll know more on Sunday.

New Defense Minister Facing Challenges Within and Without

On Friday morning, a Kulanu politician, Environment Minister Avi Gabbay, announced his resignation on account of the Lieberman appointment.

State Dept. Says Liberman Appointment ‘Raises Legitimate Questions’ About Direction of Israeli Govt

The US is less that pleased that Israel's new defense minister will be Yisrael Beytenu's Avigdor Liberman, making the expanded coalition stronger on the right.

Rabbi Yisrael Rosen: No More Ethiopian Immigrants

Each time MK Neguise, or foreign governments, or righteous lobbyists ask for another quota of Ethiopian immigrants who are Christian, not Jewish, they promise this is the last time.

Supreme Court Wants Interior Ministry to Explain Why Reform Converts Aren’t Recognized by the...

Now it appears that the Supreme Court is prepared to bring down the last vestige of halakhic Judaism regarding conversion

MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for America

MK Yehuda Glick is not yet able to formally enter the Knesset -- the USA has not yet revoked his US citizenship.

Communist MK at Committee on the Status of Women: ‘Our Society Lives in Fear’

The committee discussed possible courses of action in light of a recent study that showed Israelis in general have a low sense of personal security.

Netanyahu Reveals New Surprise: He’s Sephardic, Too

Prime Minister Netanyahu says a DNA test showed there are Sephardic roots in his family ancestry after historical research by his brother Ido, a writer.

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