Orthodox authorities are concerned not only about the proper execution of the halakhic dipping, but also about the push to permit unmarried women to dip, which the rabbis view as an invitation to lechery.
Kariv called the MKs' behavior vulgar and said it undermines the principles of the legislative process, as well as the public and ethical obligations of MKs.
"What's next?" Yachimovich wondered. "Soldiers modeling the Nike logo? Tanks laid up in the shape of the Gerber Baby? Fighter planes leaving behind streaks promoting a coffee and croissant campaign?"
The intentions are good, but the flaws in the implementation are rather obvious.
So now it's been established, the goose really hates it when the gander is doing goosey things, and sees nothing funny about it.
All three ads conclude with unflattering portrait of Hillary Clinton and the slogan, “Sadly this isn't the old Democratic Party. It’s today’s Democratic Party.”
Israel and Turkey are set to close a deal on June 26 to renew full diplomatic ties.
Former Mossad director Tamir Pardo has agreed to join the board of an international anti-Iran organization.
The Yitzhak light ammunition division of Israel's IMI defense firm has sold NIS 150 million in the U.S. market.
The obvious problem is that $5,000, which will be pulled out of the war on poverty budgets, is not a lot of money.
President Rivlin emphasized that the EU can squeeze Israel as much as they want on the "Peace Process" with no consequences to their relationship with Israel.
"Israeli forces acted to protect additional vehicles from immediate danger and fired toward the suspects and bystanders were mistakenly hit."
They are stuck in the snow, unable to advance, that their equipment is drenched and that the gas in their single burner is about to run out.
"It's time to expose the truth behind this shocking episode, an episode that is a black stain on the history of the State of Israel."
As of March 2015, 164 states have ratified the CTBT and another 19 states have signed but not ratified it.
State Department Q&A on Israeli Supplemental Aid to Communities Suffering from Arab Terrorism [video]
Question: "So securing – adding security to settlements is the same as settlement activity?"
On Monday Minister Yisrael Katz (Likud) told reporters: “I do not think it is right to lock up two million people without any connection to the world."
A soldier was very lightly injured from a ricochet from the shooting.
Security forces were alerted and arrived on the scene.
Someone should tell the State Dept. how the PA, a recipient of generous US aid, treats the murderer of an American citizen.
Former MK and Tourism Minister Uzi Landau resigned his post as co-chair of Keren Kayemet L'Israel.
Israel and the US are slated to sign a new cyber defense pact to speed up automated cyber data sharing.
The Obama Administration says two radioactive particles found at Parchin prove Iran was working on nuclear weapons, at least in the past.
The suits were hidden in a shipment of sports clothing and equipment.
The banks fear that if the caps apply retroactively and include severance pay and pensions, a much larger number of bank officials would be seeking to leave before the law goes into effect in October.