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Survey: Most Israelis Want ‘Breaking the Silence’ Outlawed

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon took the opportunity to announce that members of the organization will no longer be permitted to meet with IDF soldiers.

Ramming Attack Foiled Near Qalandiya

The terrorist crashed his car into a concrete security block, and then got out and began to run towards the security personnel on site.

Justice Minister Wants More Jewish Law on Israel’s Books

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked accused the Israeli courts of ignoring Jewish law and promised to set up a steering committee to promote implementing the principles of Jewish law in the Israeli legal system.

World to Observe Day of Atonement as UN Makes Yom Kippur Official Holiday

A more fitting day for the UN to embrace would have been Sukkot, which was commanded as a holiday that encourages some gentile participation.

Young, Single, Educated, Organized: Study Profiles Arabs Killed in ‘Knives Intifada’

The profile of the casualties distinguishes those who were daring, ready to confront security forces knowing their chances of getting hurt were high.

Netanyahu to Limmud FSU: Bringing young Russian Jews to Judaism Is Holy Work

The Limmud FSU Israel festival kicks off Friday with a special musical performance devoted to singer and songwriter Naomi Shemer.

Senior Palestinian Official: Hamas Planning Suicide Bombings in Israel

Yahya Sanwar, founder of the Hamas military wing, who is gradually emerging as the most powerful man in the Gaza Strip organization.

Scandal in Ramallah: Australian Delegation Asks Why PA Names Streets After Murderers

PA Education Minister Saidam for his part said the meeting as "very explosive and very challenging" and said the group had asked "rude and blunt" questions.

Friend of San Bernardino Terrorists Formally Arrested

A friend of the radical Islamists who committed the San Bernardino massacre was arrested.

Reconciliation: Israel to Pay $20 million to Turkey over 2010 Flotilla Incident

As an added bonus, Turkey will expel Hamas military wing senior leader Salah Aruri.

Netanyahu Signs Gas Deal, Credits God with Making Israel Energy Superpower

Meretz Chairwoman MK Zahava Gal-On appealed to the Supreme Court Thursday morning, against the Prime Minister’s use of Section 52 of the Antitrust Law.

Duma Arson Suspects’ Attorney: Our Clients Were Tortured by Shabak

The lawyers said that the bodies of the detainees they had met showed signs of severe violence.

Rocket Alert

A rocket alert went off at 6:45 PM along the Gaza border.

Paris Jews Intentionally Poisoned

The lock to a shul in southeastern Paris was coated with poison, sickening more than a dozen congregants.

AJC Praises UAW Rejection of Anti-Israel Resolution, But Union’s Website Stays Same

The UAW website still features a disturbing "Open Letter from Jewish Officers and Members in Support of Divestment," which repeats the common BDS verbiage against the Jewish State.

PA Cuts Salaries of 60 Former Security Prisoners in Israeli Jails

A group of former prisoners staged a sit-in in Ramallah, denounced the PA’s actions and announced that they would go on a hunger strike.

Majority of Americans Say ISIS Committing Genocide

By almost 20 points, 55% to 36%, Americans agree that this targeting of Christians and other religious minorities meets the UN definition of genocide.

Albany Beat

Asked about the atmosphere in Albany, one former lawmaker would only speak on the condition of anonymity.

Court Bars Bar Refaeli from Leaving Israel over Tax Evasion

The Tax Authority has run an undercover investigation against Refaeli which turned up among other things that she received for personal use a Range Rover (value in Israel roughly $100,000) in exchange for advertising and PR.

Terrorist Shot Dead Near Shechem

An attempted stabbing was thwarted at Huwara, an Arab town 5 miles south of Shechem.

Herzog Vs. Netanyahu War of Words: Official Version [video]

Herzog asked ”Why is it under your watch that the poor are getting poorer?"

McConnell, 36 Republican Senators Urging Obama to Keep Iran Sanctions over Missile Test

"It is evident that the administration, having snookered Senate Democrats with a promise of enforcement and sanctions for non-nuclear misbehavior, is in full appeasement mode."

US Issues New Travel Warning for Israel, Judea and Samaria

The State Dept. also recommends that US citizens maintain "a high state of situational awareness, be aware of their surroundings at all times, avoid any unattended items or packages."

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