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Hamas Prepares For West Bank Putsch

JERUSALEM – Emboldened by Hamas claims of victory against Israeli forces in Gaza during Operation Pillar of Cloud, Hamas strongman Khalid Meshaal has ordered pro-Hamas militias across the West Bank to prepare for a military takeover of the Fatah-controlled Palestinian Authority under the guise of a “popular uprising” against Israel.

Pro-Israel Community Warms To Prospect Of John Kerry As Secretary Of State

WASHINGTON – On a wintry day at a small Iowa shul in November of 2003, John Kerry got all verklempt.

Israel-China Company Produces First Car, Qoros GQ3

An industrial partnership between Chinese auto manufacturer Chery and the Israel Corporation – Qoros Auto Company – has manufactured its first automobile for market, the upscale compact sedan Qoros GQ3.

Suicide Bomber Detonates Outside US Afghan Base

A suicide bomber detonated himself on Wednesday near the US army base Camp Chapman in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least three Afghans and injuring more.

Released by Censors: Men Arrested for Plotting to Kidnap Israeli Soldier

Israel’s internal security service has arrested ten Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terrorists for plotting to kidnap Israelis, according to a report by the AFP.

New National Health Basket Adds 88 Medicines and Treatments Covered by Insurance

New National Health Basket Adds 88 Medicines and Treatments Covered by Insurance

IDF Ditching US’s M-16, Going Blue and White

The IDF, defenders of the Jewish state and flag, are finally going blue and white.

Professor Gideon Dagan Awarded Israel Prize

Professor Gideon Dagan, 80, professor Emeritus of Hydrology at the School of Mechanical Engineering in Tel Aviv University, was named the recipient of the Israel Prize in the field of Earth and Atmosphere Science for 2012 for his work in the field of hydraulics.

Likud-Beytenu To Pay Fine to HaBayit HaYehudi

Likud-Beytenu punished for bad behavior, while inadvertently helping HaBayit HaYehudi again.

Haredi Union Ousts Accused Rabbi’s London Shul

Britain’s Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations reportedly has severed ties with a synagogue whose rabbi has been accused of inappropriate conduct with women. To date,...

Ostreicher: Bolivian Jews too Fearful to Help

New York businessman Jacob Ostreicher said in an interview with Bolivian media that the reaction by the country's Jewish community to his jailing was "quite...

Jerusalem building committee approves 1,200 apartments in Gilo

A Jerusalem building committee has approved the construction of more than 1,200 apartments in the Gilo neighborhood of Jerusalem. Gilo is located in southern Jerusalem,...

Israeli Extradited from US Sentenced for Tax Evasion

A contractor who became the first Israeli to be extradited from the United States to Israel for tax evasion was sentenced to prison. Aharon Barashi,...

‘Odd Couple’ Star Jack Klugman Dies

Actor Jack Klugman, who made up the sloppy half of the popular "Odd Couple," has died. Klugman, who also starred in the original film version...

In Rare Report Criticizing Hamas: HRW condemns Hamas for War Crimes

Human Rights Watch (HRW), one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending human rights, released a report Monday, condemning the Hamas rulers...

Egyptian Blogger Breaks Taboos About Israel

Described as a peace-building mission, Sanad’s visit to the Holy Land sparked a myriad responses.

Worcester, Mass. Yeshiva Seized by IRS Up for Auction as Illustrious Long-Time Leader Takes...

Over the past ten years, the IRS has been unable to get the yeshiva to turn over payroll taxes for its 30 or so employees.

Turkey to Allow Israeli Participation in Non-Military NATO Activities

Turkey has agreed to allow Israel to participate in non-military NATO activities in the coming year. The country still objects to Israel taking part in...

Congress to Obama: Time to Punish Arabs for Blowing Up Oslo and Blowing Off...

In a letter circulated to members of Congress by the PLO Envoy, Aerikat sought to dissuade Congress from responding to the PA provocation.

Liberman Done In by Former Deputy

New information appears to be making things a lot worse for the former FM.

To Everyone’s Surprise, Barak Turns Ariel College Into a University

Right now, a lot of eyebrows are probably being raised as high as the champagne glasses, after Defense Minister Ehud Barak granted Ariel College his stamp of approval.

Jewish Home Maintaining its Power after Bennett’s ‘Refusal’ Comment, But Coalition Spot Not Likely

Among the voters at large, 23% said their respect for Bennett went down, 17% said it went up, 50% said it didn't change, and 10% were not sure.

JewishPress.com Gets 10,000th Like

On Monday, the 10,000th person liked the Facebook page of JewishPress.com.

Israel’s Cabinet Approves $2.5 Million for Country’s South

Israel's Cabinet approved a plan to assist residents of the country's south following the recent conflict with Hamas in Gaza.

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