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Iran’s Bizarro Jerusalem Day Celebrations Begin

The International Quds (Jerusalem) Day demonstrations started in Tehran and about 900 other Iranian cities on the last Friday of the holy fasting month...

Hundreds March in Jerusalem to Support Haredi Soldiers

In order to avoid riots and accusations of provocation, the marchers decided not to enter the ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods.

Report: Netanyahu, Liberman Won’t Release Judea, Samaria Construction Tenders Before 2018

Despite repeated requests by the settlers, Netanyahu refused to promise that tenders would be released in the next construction beat in September, because of his agreement with the Trump Administration. New construction plans are approved four times a year.

Former Shin Bet Director: No Chance for Peace Any Time Soon

'In light of sizeable gaps, lack of trust, and an absence of readiness for serious compromises from the Palestinian side, and the fact the Palestinian Authority is unable to provide an effective response to terror threats, it is difficult for me to envision the possibility of reaching a political agreement in the coming years.'

(Folk) Dancing at the Movies in Jerusalem

It's easy to be happy after enjoying a night of folk dancing with the Middle Eastern music of Boaz Goel at Cinema City of Thursday nights. Best of all -- it's free!
The Ulpana Hill neighborhood of the town of Beit El is in the middle of a political storm over Palestinian claims to the land and a draconian Supreme Court decision.

Netanyahu Makes Good on Housing Promise to Beit El – For Now

Nevertheless, it is still not clear exactly when the project will be brought to completion, and no end date was set by the prime minister.

Delek Drilling LP Sells Rights in Tamar Gas Field

The “floatation” is worth about $1.2 billion, the biggest ever to be offered on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE).

Update: Man Spotted Crossing Into Lebanon From Israel Was Related to Former SLA Soldiers

The identification of the crossing came only after the individual touched the security fence, apparently setting off alarms.

Rafael Unveils the ‘Drone Dome’ Laser Weapon System

Drones have become a more serious threat as the technology has escalated from reconnaissance to carrying explosive payloads as well.

New Security Measures at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate

The measures are being taken to ensure the safety of Border Guard Police who guard the area.

Hezbollah Spying on Israel Under Cover of Civilian Agricultural Outposts

Danon called on the Security Council to demand that the government of Lebanon dismantle these observation posts immediately.

PMW Special Report: Palestinian Authority Uses Intl Red Cross Forms to Pay Terrorist Salaries

PMW has written to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu informing him the ICRC is facilitating salary payments to terrorist prisoners, and suggested a means to rectify the situation.

US Envoys Wrap UP Visit to Israel, PA

Mahmoud Abbas will never take any deal, no matter how sweet, because "there is no way he will allow himself to go down in history as the person who gave up on the 'right' of return."

Bennett: Why Must We Pay to Talk to Abbas?

Bennett suggested that 'the greatest threat, at a practical level, is Hezbollah,' recalling how, "from a relatively small group in the 1990s, they grew into a monster.

Liberman: Abbas Is Dragging Us into War with Gaza

'We left the Gaza Strip, and we said that if terrorism would originate from there we would obliterate them; more than a few promises were made, including from me, which weren’t backed up.'

Meet Elbit’s SkyStriker, a Dangerous Loiterer

The system delivers high reliability to dismounted soldiers allowing them to engage and abort missions up to two seconds to impact.

Israel Continues to Reduce Gaza’s Electricity Supply, Egypt Helping Just a Little

We should note that in order for everything to start getting better, the Gaza Strip Hamas government needs to announce that it has abandoned its plans to push the Jews of Israel into the sea, and agree to the effective demilitarization of Gaza.

Jerusalem Launches Millennials Discount Package: Jerusalem for Under $45 a Day

Discounts for young travelers ages 20 to 40 include museums, hotels, restaurants and shows.

A First: Israeli Consul Invites Banglore Muslims to Iftar Celebration

Imam Ilyasi told the participants that his visit to Israel had helped clear many of his misconceptions about the treatment of Muslims in the predominantly Jewish country.
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MK: Israel’s Gaza Siege Is Terrorism; Minister: Give Up Your Israeli Citizenship

In a stormy Knesset session, MK Zoabi said 'he who places a siege on Gaza is a terrorist'; Minister Levin responded: 'If you had any integrity you would give up your Israeli citizenship.'

Early Morning Infiltration Into Na’ale

A patrol noticed two people sneaking into the town just before dawn.

Thinking Way Out of the Box: Commissioner to Establish Police Youth Movement

'We will build a youth movement – not for police action but to deal with the norms of our youth,' the Commissioner vowed.

Imagine Political Leadership Without the Party Politics

Kronfeld believes her "progressive conservativism" will have widespread appeal for New Yorkers.

Danon: Algerian Diplomat Starts ‘Blood Libel’ Against Israel for Gaza at UN Security Council

“The Security Council has provided a platform to anti-Semitic comments and a malicious blood libel,” the Ambassador said.

White House: US Envoys’ Meeting in Jerusalem Was ‘Productive’

"The US officials and Israeli leadership underscored that forging peace will take time and stressed the importance of doing everything possible to create an environment conducive to peacemaking."

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