Congratulations to all the winners of the JewishPress.com raffle at The Event
Posted on: August 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Christian enlistment in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has nearly tripled in the past year, going from 35 to 100, with another 500 Christians doing national service, according to the Israeli Prime Minister’s office. On Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Father Gabriel Nadaf, a Greek Orthodox priest from Nazareth and spiritual leader […]
Posted on: August 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
Direct talks begin with "confidence building measures," and the Netanyahu government must be worried that it would be picking up the tab on the new couple's honeymoon.
Posted on: August 4th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
At least two of four people killed in a bus-truck crash on Israel’s high-speed Highway 6 (Kvish 6) Sunday have been identified as soldier Cps. Chai Ben Naim of Rishon LeTzion, near Tel Aviv, and First Sergeant Kfir Dahari of Yavne, south of Rishon LeTzion. The names of the other two victims have not been […]
Posted on: July 31st, 2013News & Views → Business and Economy
The Tel Aviv Local Planning and Building Commission approved on Wednesday the “Keren HaKirya” plan for an 80-story high office, commercial and residential tower, which will be Israel’s tallest skyscraper, the Globes newspaper reported. The IDF headquarters are located on the nine-acre site, owned by the Israel Lands Administration. Four towers will be built, two […]
Posted on: July 31st, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Hundreds of US Air Force personnel have arrived to Israel for the purpose of participating in the joint “Juniper Stallion 13″ exercise, one of the largest exercises held together by Israel and the US. Dozens of US Air Force and IAF squadrons are presently located at the IDF Nevatim Airbase ahead of the exercise, which begins on […]
Posted on: July 30th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Government
The state is asking the high court not to take on appeals until the new draft law is completed.
Posted on: July 30th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Will the United Nations, which has condemned Israel for alleged war crimes, also censure it for treating nearly 220,000 PA Arabs Israeli hospitals, including Hamas’ prime minister’s brother-in-law?
Posted on: July 29th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Best-selling American author and entrepreneur Harvey Mackay recently visited the IDF Home Front Command, learned about its training and life-saving missions abroad, and came away as another unofficial ambassador for the IDF. Mackay, author of five New York Times best-selling business books, viewed a video documenting the IDF’s life-saving work in Haiti following the disastrous […]
Posted on: July 29th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
7 residents of Shfar'am cleared of attempted murder in killing killer Eden Natan-Zada after he was handcuffed.
Posted on: July 29th, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Hezbollah
The Barak 8 medium-range missile is designed to intercept airborne threats, including anti-ship missiles.
Posted on: July 28th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Syrian rebels claimed on Saturday that the Israeli Air Force bombed a convoy of missiles headed from Syria for Hezbollah, while Lebanon reported that IAF planes flew over several regions of the country. The Lebanese El-Nashra website reported that Israeli jets bombed Syrian posts. .No other source has confirmed a strike on a missile convoy. […]
Posted on: July 27th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Netanyahu says freeing terrorists is unjust, is against public opinion, and is painful. So why do it? Because it is in the “interest of the State,” meaning John Kerry is in charge of Israel’s security.
Posted on: July 26th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
The only IDF soldiers who are capable of jumping from a plane to strike the enemy are the Paratroopers. See the video to see how they train for the big jump.
Posted on: July 25th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
IDF soldiers identified and arrested a Palestinian Authority terrorist who was carrying a pistol and ammunition in Samaria with the intention to open fire on a bus traveling nearby. Two buses were hit by gunfire in the same area in two separate incidents over the past four weeks. “Security forces conducted surveillance operations in anticipation […]
Posted on: July 25th, 2013News & Views → Business and Economy
The PA’s all-or-nothing position years ago robbed itself of enjoying Israel’s superhighway. Now it refuses train lines that would propel economic growth. Why? Because it would help those awful settlers.
Posted on: July 23rd, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Shortly after 10 pm on Tuesday evening, a shock grenade exploded near soldiers manning the Maccabim checkpoint on Road 443, near Modiin. One person was lightly injured. It is not clear if the grenade was thrown at the soldiers, or if one of the soldier’s grenades exploded.
Posted on: July 23rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Watch for free the best theatre in the world. After the Knesset passed a bill on first reading to require all Jews to service in the IDF, Haredi MKs tore their shirts in mourning. Act Two to follow.
Posted on: July 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Arabs threw 5 firebombs at IDF soldiers near the northern entrance of Efrat in Gush Etzion. No other details are available at this point in time.
Posted on: July 16th, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Egypt
If there is any question why Israel has enforced a maritime cargo on the Gaza Coast, it was removed with the release of a gag order that the Navy stopped a weapons smuggling ship in the Red Sea.
Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/idf-pummels-50-gaza-targets-includes-hamas-homes/2014/07/08/
Scan this QR code to visit this page online: