NY Gov. Cuomo and NJ Gov. Christie both remained Stateside to serve their living constituents after a deadly train crash, rather than go to Israel for the Peres funeral.
The Peres funeral is closed to the public due to the attendance of PA leader Mahmoud Abbas.
PA leader Mahmoud Abbas submits a request to attend the funeral of Israel's ninth president, Shimon Peres.
The Israel Police won't allow Jews to enter the Temple Mount on the eve of Rosh Hashana due to a conflict with a minor Islamic holiday.
Main roads will be closed. The public will be able to pay their respects before the coffin at the Knesset on Thursday from 9 Am - 9 PM (or as necessary).
Yad Vashem closes in deference to arrangements at Mount Herzl for the funeral of former President Shimon Peres.
Thousands of police are being deployed in Jerusalem as tens of thousands arrive for the funeral of former president Shimon Peres.
The European Union is using the death of former President Shimon Peres to pressure Israel to accept preconditions for PA Arab talks.
Pres. Reuven Rivlin told Ukraine lawmakers that no interest will ever supersede the importance of recognizing anti-Semitism for what it is.
The windshield of the lead car on the Jerusalem Light Rail was damaged in a stoning attack.
The Wine Spectator praised Israel's growing wine industry in its October 2016 cover story.
Barkat told the Pollards, "Since Jonathan is not allowed to go to Jerusalem, the eternal city of the Jewish people will come to him in New York or anywhere else in the world."
The governor of Maryland is heading a week-long trade mission to Israel from his state.
For the first time ever, Israel is hosting the OECD Global Education Industry Summit.
A kind of Jerusalem fever gripped much of the world from about 1000 to 1400. Across three continents, thousands made their way to the Holy City—from Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions alike.
In today's digital age, such film footage is particularly compelling and stirring, granting us a glimpse into a living memory of a world that was – and is no longer.
Honenu attorney Rehavia Piltz is providing legal representation to the minor.
The European Holocaust Research Infrastructure project convened 30 historians and researchers at Yad Vashem to provide tools to improve access to Holocaust documentation.
Pres. Rivlin heads to Ukraine for the 75th commemoration of the Babi Yar Massacre.
"Given its history of hostility towards Israel, does anyone really believe that Israel will let the UN determine our security and our vital national interests?"