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Egypt Re-Imposes Blockade on Gaza Crossing

9 Elul 5775 – August 23, 2015
Cairo shut down the Rafah crossing. Israel continues to allow shipment through Kerem Shalom crossing but refuses passage for Haniyeh's sisters.

Road Terror on Highway 443, Rocks Hurled Again

Israeli motorists were again targeted Sunday on Highway 443 by Palestinian Arabs. One car was damaged.

Research: Holocaust Trauma is Genetically Transmitted

The trauma of the Holocaust is transmitted genetically through the generations.

9 Palestinian Arab Terror Suspects Indicted

Nine Palestinian Arabs are being held as suspected terrorists in a firebomb attack two weeks ago in northern Jerusalem.

Anti-Semitism Rising, Memorial Desecrated in London

Anti-Semitism continues to rise in England, and this summer particularly in London.

Israel Aborted Military Strike on Iran in 2012 Because of U.S. Ties

Israeli leaders are furious that plans for a military strike on Iran in 2012 were publicly revealed by former DM Ehud Barak.

Matisyahu Sings “Jerusalem” in Spain [video]

Matisyahu answered all the antisemites and BDS supporters at the Sunsplash Festival with his rendition of "If I Forget Thee O' Jerusalem."

Two More D Congressmen Against Nuclear Iran Deal (And Nadler For)

Two Ds announce they will vote against the JCPOA, Rep. Jerry (D-NY) Nadler will vote for it.

Kol Koreh Addresses Child Abuse, Urges Reporting To Secular Authorities

As its foundation, the kol koreh refers to the Torah’s statement in Leviticus 19:16, admonishing Jews to “not stand by while your neighbor’s blood is shed.”

US Warns Americans Away From Golan Heights, Upper Galilee

The US Embassy in Tel Aviv issues a travel advisory to Americans against travel to the Galilee and Golan Heights.

Update: Erekat Denies Report Abbas Quit as PLO Exec Committee Chairman

PLO chief negotiator Saeb Erekat denies report PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas quit as PLO exec committee head.

Second Chemical Plant Explodes in China

8 Elul 5775 – August 22, 2015
A second chemical plant has exploded in eastern China, south of Beinjing, injuring nine.

Rep Nadler Getting Pushback by 2 Jewish Pols over Iran Deal

Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) issued a statement saying he would vote in favor of President Obama’s proposed Iran deal.

Israeli Govt to Establish Anti BDS Taskforce

The taskforce will be run by Strategic Affairs Minister Gilad Erdan.

3 Americans, 1 UK Man Subdue Terrorist on Train to Paris

Three U.S. citizens and a British man subdued an armed terrorist who opened fire at passengers on a high speed train heading for Paris.

Camel Caravan Stalls Chabad Rabbi at the Dead Sea

Rabbi Shimon Elharar, director of Chabad of Dead Sea, was stopped in traffic by a force greater than his car.

US Airways (Now American) to Stop Flights to Israel

6 Elul 5775 – August 21, 2015
American Airlines shuttering its flights to Israel.

IDF Attacks Syrian Positions

The IDF response was in reaction to the attack from Syria earlier on Thursday.

Update: Iron Dome Anti-Missile Batteries Deployed in Southern Israel

6 Elul 5775 – August 20, 2015
The Iron Dome anti-missile defense system has been deployed in Ashdod, Ashkelon and Be'er Sheva.

Syria Rocket Attacks Ignite Flames in Northern Israel

Four rockets were fired at northern Israel from Syria late Thursday afternoon, igniting fires in the Galilee and Golan Heights.

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