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Ron Dermer to be Appointed Israel’s Ambassador to U.S.

Rumors first emerged in December that Dermer would be appointed Ambassador, this time it appears it might happen.

Terror on the Roads: Gush Etzion – Sniper Rifles and Firebombs

Overnight, two firebombs were thrown at Israeli cars on road 60, south of the tunnel checkpoint, near the Beit Illit junction in Gush Etzion. One...

Rabbi Stav: Get ‘Corrupt Politicians’ Out of the Rabbinate

The contest for Chief Rabbi gets uglier. Rabbi Metzger is suspected of bribery. No charges have been filed, but candidate Rabbi Stav said there is no room for “corrupt politicians” in the rabbinate.

Anthony Weiner Occupies ‘Open Zion’ (Video)

Anthony Weiner does not think Judea and Samaria are “occupied.’ Neither does former Supreme Court Edmund Levy. But that statement makes Weiner a far-right ignorant radical, in the eyes of “Open Zion.”

PA Terrorist Was in Contact with Hezbollah-Linked Cell

The Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) released for publication Thursday that a four-person Palestinian Authority terrorist cell was arrested, including one who was in...

Kerry to Wait for Dessert after Meals with King Abdullah and Bibi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry may or may come up with results in his peace process trip to the region, but at least...

B’nai Brith Disavows Anti-Shalit Article in Newspaper It Founded

B’nai B’rith International has disassociated itself from a news story critical of former captive Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit published in a Canadian Jewish newspaper...

Weapons Cache Uncovered in Overnight IDF Raid in Shechem

IDF soldiers have uncovered a weapons cache during a special raid Wednesday night in Shechem, located in north-central Samaria and where the Palestinian Authority...

Archaeologists Find 2,000-Year-Old Evidence of Siege in Jerusalem

History records the siege of Jerusalem 2,000 years ago, but archaeologists never have found evidence of the famine that plagued Jews – until now.

Hamas Claims Erdogan Will Visit Next Week

Turkish premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Gaza next Friday, even though he said earlier this week that protested against his government have forced...

Netanyahu Invokes Herzl’s Vision on Eve of Kerry’s Visit

Kerry has great timing. He comes to Israel hours after the anniversary of the death of the founder of Zionism, giving Netanyahu the opportunity to state there is no peace without security.

Senior PA Official: We’ll Meet Netanyahu Halfway

"If Netanyahu really believes in the two-state solution, we are ready to resume negotiations tomorrow."

From the Greatest Loss, They Created the Means to Give to Others

Keren Malki was created to honor the life of a child whose future was stolen from her by terrorists, by giving the ability to any who are in need to care for their severely disabled children at home

Feiglin: Next Time I Climb Temple Mount May Be as Prime Minister

"The change that caused me not to be able to enter was strategic, not tactical."

Jerusalem Home Harbors Buried Second Temple Artifacts

The Siebenberg House Museum in Jerusalem’s Old City Reopens to Public.

Irish Eyes Aren’t Smiling On Israel

The Irish and the Jewish people share a common history of both suffering cruel persecution and achieving national redemption against immeasurable odds. But today Ireland is one of Europe’s fiercest critics of Israel. The Irish government and prominent Irish NGOs frequently condemn Israel for its treatment of Palestinians, and they are pushing a boycott of the Jewish state.

Feiglin Will Be Watching While Others Ascend the Temple Mount

MK Moshe Feiglin issued the following statement on his Facebook page: Regarding my ascent to the Temple Mount. Tomorrow – the 19th day of Jewish month...

Unraveling Islamic Alliances Spark Attacks Against Israel

JERUSALEM – Hours after IDF commanders completed a surprise nationwide drill earlier this week to prepare for a possible jihadist attack against Israel, Islamic Jihad rocket squads in Gaza fired a volley of Grad and Kassam rockets at the Ashkelon and Netivot areas in southern Israel. Despite no reports of injuries or serious property damage, the attacks by radical elements in Gaza came as no surprise to the IDF or the Israeli government.

500 Million Cyber-Attacks Per Second: How Will Israel Fight Tomorrow’s Wars?

JERUSALEM – Israel’s cyber weapons will eventually replace the pre-emptive strike role played by the Israel Air Force in the 1967 Six-Day War, according to Israel Defense Forces Brig. Gen. (res.) Yair Cohen, former commander of Israel’s much-vaunted signal intelligence corps Unit 8200.

Jewish Philanthropist Marc Rich Dies in Switzerland at Age of 78

Financier and "King of Commodities” Marc Rich died on Wednesday following a stroke in Switzerland at the age of 78. He was a long-time philanthropist...

Knesset Bills Would Define Israel as Jewish State

Two bills submitted to the Knesset on Tuesday would legislate Israel’s Jewish character and as a democratic state. A bill proposed by coalition chairman Likud...

McDonald’s Boycotts Ariel

In 1979, Peace Now co-founder Omri Padan protested the government's letting Gush Emunim to establish a settlement. Now, as McDonalds’ CEO in Israel, he refuses to allow a branch over the “Green Line.”

Jordan Sets the Tone for Kerry’s Visit: Choose Surrender or War

The Arab world has mined the diplomatic field before Kerry’s visit Thursday. Saudi Arabia tells Kerry the PA musty be a “contiguous” state. Jordan’s King Abdullah: A stalemate will result in violence.

End of an Era: Ethiopian Aliyah to Stop Next Month

Israelis and Jews were excited on a Friday night 22 years ago when Israel announced its secret Operation Solomon brought 13,000 Ethiopians to Israel. The aliyah effort will end on August 28.

Stanley Fischer Hospitalized Overnight

Outgoing Governor of the Bank of Israel Stanley Fischer was rushed to a Tel Aviv hospital Tuesday night after complaining of exhaustion, but he...

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