Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: March 24th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
In mid-February, dozens of IDF soldiers were observed penetrating into Syria.
Posted on: March 23rd, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Erdoğan pleased with Netanyahu's apology, diplomatic relations have returned to normal, also, Erdoğan will visit Gaza next month.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013News & Views → Global
Every year, a few thousand Israelis think there is nothing better to do on Passover but to celebrate the Exodus from Egypt by going back there, apparently thinking that terror is better then slavery.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Skeptics who did not believe that Obama would not come with a game plan to force Israel back into talks on PA terms may be right. The NY Times reports that Abbas will accept an “unannounced” settlement freeze.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine → Hamas
This proposed legislation requires several things of the Palestinian Authority without which it will not receive certain U.S. benefits including significant financial aid and the privilege of being referred to as anything other than "the areas controlled by the Palestinian Authority."
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Four wounded Syrians arrived at the Israeli-Syrian border Tuesday and received medical treatment on site from Israeli soldiers, the IDF website reported. Two of the casualties were treated adjacent to the border fence and were returned to Syria afterwards. Due to the severity of their injuries, two of the Syrians were transferred to Israeli hospitals […]
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
The French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy, who supported France’s military intervention in Libya, was barred from visiting there because he is Jewish. Levy, a celebrity in France, was supposed to join former French president Nicolas Sarkozy on a visit that began on Tuesday in Tripoli, according to a report on the news website Rue89. The website […]
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → News Briefs
The chairman of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday that there is a “high probability to believe that chemical weapons were used: in the Syrian civil war.” “We need that final verification, but given everything we know over the last year and a half, I would come to the conclusion that they are […]
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The Palestinian Authority reaches new depths of anti-American vulgarity on the eve of Obama’s visit with its official daily praising Hitler and condemning “lies” that Muslims were behind 9/11.
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → Israel
So far the Ethiopian Israeli beauty queen, Yityish Aynaw, has been the recipient of more attention from the president's advance team than have American Israeli victims of terror.
Posted on: March 19th, 2013News & Views → Islamists
Syrian rebels have narrowly elected a Syrian with American citizenship as their interim leader, opponents say the move is ridiculous because of their lack of solid control of rebels over parts of Syria. The rebel’s leader is Ghassan Hitto, 50, an information technology executive who lived in Texas until recently, The New York Times reported. […]
Posted on: March 19th, 2013News & Views → Islamists
At least 11 terrorists previously were accused in the murder of Daniel Pearl, but neither the mastermind nor killer has been caught. The arrest of a terrorist in Pakistan may provide the key.
Posted on: March 18th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The 33rd Knesset is off to a flying start. MKs kissed and hugged each other, Haredim walked out, and Arabs called the coalition”racist.” Tomorrow, the Knesset return to more bickering.
Posted on: March 18th, 2013News & Views → Middle East
The Syrian army staged a rare bombing attack on Lebanon, near the border with Syria, Monday in an apparent attempt to strike at a weapons smuggling route used by rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad. Four rockets hit the eastern town of Arsal in the second aerial attack inside Lebanon since the uprising against Assad, […]
Posted on: March 18th, 2013News & Views → Global
According to at least one news source, Harroun has pledged to fight with Arab Palestinian forces against the Jewish State.
Posted on: March 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel
Israel’s U.S. ambassador Michael Oren, said the Oscar-nominated documentary “The Gatekeepers” complicates his mission. The movie compiles interviews with six former leaders of the Shin Bet, Israel’s internal security service, and records their perceptions of how successive Israeli governments missed opportunities for peace. “This is a good movie that presents a narrative of 45 years […]
Posted on: March 17th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Israel already has bombed at least once a Syrian attempt to ship anti-aircraft missiles to Hizbullah. Israel will use Obama’s visit to ask United States to do the work the next time, or at least back an Israeli strike.
Posted on: March 17th, 2013News & Views → Islamists
"If revolutions are suppressed they turn into armed action, and if they are ignored they expand and spread."
Posted on: March 15th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
A phalanx of world leaders representing the US and the EU have condemned Erdogan's hostile remark about Zionism as outrageous, offensive and unacceptable.
Posted on: March 15th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Hezbollah are currently training a 50,000-strong militia to fight the rebels in Syria – with hopes to recruit 50,000 more.
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