According to the Wall Street Journal, Iranian authorities had threatened to hurt Amiri's family if he did not return to Iran.
In terms of political affiliation, the Knesset factions would have experienced a serious tilt to the right were the elections held this week.
Painter Jonasz Stern left a permanent mark on the Polish art of the 20th century.
German Culture Minister Monika Grütters told the New York Times last March that a Jewish member on the committee “would be the only voice who would be prejudiced.”
A search for "Palestine" in Google Maps does yield a proper reference to the entity, but with a blank map of Israel, with the areas of Gaza, Judea and Samaria marked with a broken borderline but not mentioned by name.
The misuse of statistics by the Palestinian Authority has afflicted Israel and its supporters with an unwarranted mix of pessimism and fatalism.
The boorish voice in this incident belonged to Obama. As a NY Post editorial put it, "What could President Obama have been thinking?"
Democratic incumbent Steve Cohen won the Tennessee 9th Congressional District primary vote by a whopping 86%.
Hazan had been scheduled to fly Saturday night as part of a delegation of MKs to Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.
But World Vision Australia chief executive Tim Costello said he was “mystified” by the charges, because independent audits had found the charity's programs in Palestine were "clean."
Can Israeli 'human rights' organizations that are World Vision's 'partners' in 'co-resistance' please comment on that partnership?
World Vision Australia chief, Rev. Tim Costello told AAP, "We have absolutely nothing to do with terror. We audit every cent that goes through."
The patient retained the services of Amir Attaran, an Iranian-American Professor of Law, who filed a complaint on her behalf with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, for discrimination on the basis of sex and family status.
Former banker Eti Alon was granted early release after having served more than 14 years.
Hamas warehouses were disguised as World Vision warehouses, and trucks bringing supplies from Israel into Gaza unload their goods at those Hamas warehouses instead of legitimate World Vision warehouses.
"I don’t find anything that is good about being Jewish in Scotland." (F, 60s, Glasgow)
The Finance Ministry's new rule must still go through the Knesset Finance Committee for approval, and the agricultural lobby is expected to put up a hard fight against the changes.
According to the union, the Shabbat protocol will permit landings of already scheduled flights from abroad, but no takeoffs.
Rivlin adhered to Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked's recommendation to deny the plea.
President Rivlin said, "The Indian and Israeli people have a lot in common, we know how to respect tradition and to be ready to learn and bring innovation to our lives for the benefit of our people and the whole world."
What did this child do to deserve this? The answer is: nothing. He is innocent.
The Likud has launched a move to remove MK Hazan from the State Control Committee, because Hazan suggested he was in favor of an inquiry of the 2014 Gaza war
Many in Israel's media have suggested the writing is on the wall: Katsav is going home, having served 4 years and 8 months of his 7-year sentence.
Among the Jewish respondents, only 4% strongly believe in peace between Israel and the Palestinians. 16.1% believe it moderately. 35.4% moderately do not believe it. 41.1% do not believe it at all.
A bipartisan committee has been tasked with investigating political organizations that are funded with money from foreign governments, such as the V15 organization.