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Best Ever February for Foreign Tourism in Israel

10 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
25% Increase in the first two months of 2017 compared with Jan-Feb 2016.

President Rivlin Asking Boris Johnson to Send the Queen Over

It's doubtful the Royals would set foot on Jerusalem's soil any time soon, especially not on the anniversary of their country's promise to establish a homeland for the Jews.

Duma Arson Suspect in Isolation over Shabbat Observance Dispute

Amiram Ben Oliel will likely argue that the torture and isolation, approved by the AG and the high court, were the reason for his confession, which he claims was forced and untrue.

Israeli Businessman Murdered in Tbilisi, Georgia

The victim was attacked in his rental apartment, his head was broken with a hammer and the attackers escaped with two thousand dollars.

IDF Displays Weaponry Seized Overnight in Judea and Samaria

Security forces have uncovered a terror cell responsible for ordering weapon parts via the internet.

Shearith Israel $7.4 million Appeal against Touro Synagogue in Court Wednesday

The $7.4 million dispute between two of America’s oldest Jewish congregations erupted in 2011.

UT Student Government Passes Resolution Supporting Jewish Students

The draft followed anti-Semitic posts on the UT 2020 Facebook page, and vandals breaking a window at the Texas Hillel.

Report: Bennett Ultimatum to Netanyahu – No Amona Relocation, No V15 Legislation

The bill was scheduled for a debate at the Knesset Committee, but was withdrawn at the last-minute due to objections from Habayit Hayehudi.

Reports: Jordanian Kingdom’s Collapse Imminent

On top of its strategic troubles, faced with the relentless threat of ISIS and the collapse of trade relations with both Syria and Iraq, Jordan continues to suffer from the unresolved core issue of identity.

Utilight to Launch Manufacturing Plant on Gaza Border

The company will invest close to $5.5 million in the new venture, with a $1.01 million investment from Economy Ministry Investment Authority.

Trump Spokesman Condemns ‘Hateful Anti-Semitic Threats’

"As long as [the threats] continue, we'll continue to condemn them and look at ways in which we we can stop them."

Magen David Adom to Offer Arabic Courses for Volunteers

10 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
"Expanding our knowledge of languages opens up doors to understanding and contributes to an collaborative atmosphere."

New American Zionist Movement President Launches ‘Zionism Forward’

AZM represents American Zionists within the National Institutions of Israel and carries out activities in the US in cooperation with the World Zionist Organization.

Unanimous Letter From U.S. Senate to Trump Administration Asking for Action on JCC Bomb...

"We are concerned that the number of incidents is accelerating and failure to address and deter these threats will place innocent people at risk"

US European Commander Tours IDF Defense Systems, Hamas Tunnel in Israel

EUCOMM Commander Scaparrotti emphasized the U.S. commitment to maintaining Israel's qualitative military edge in the region and defensive capacities.

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman Arrives in Washington

DM Liberman arrived at the Pentagon at midday Tuesday for talks with US Defense Secy James Mattis. The top item on the agenda: Iran.

Russian B-List Leaders Meet MK Herzog in Moscow to Discuss Syria, PA

Herzog planned to 'reiterate Israel's demand to prevent at all cost transferring to Hezbollah weapons that had been provided to Syria, as well as to prevent Hezbollah from acquiring positions in the Syrian Golan heights.'

Knesset Holds Emergency Debate About US Anti-Semitism

"Despite our long-standing practice of coming to the defense of threatened Jewish communities, when it comes to the United States, we are silent."

Bomb Threats Again Strike JCCs, Jewish Day School & ADL Offices [video]

A sixth wave of bomb threats has struck American Jewish institutions across the United States -- but some centers chose not to evacuate this time.

Military Prosecution Appeals Elor Azaria’s ‘Light’ Sentence

The prosecution told the court on Tuesday that a harsher sentence would deliver a clear and unambiguous message regarding the moral principles tied to the verdict.

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