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Pope Praises Jewish-Catholic Dialogue in AJC Audience

Pope Francis called on Jews and Christians to work together to construct a “more just and fraternal world,” and said he looked forward to...

Trump May Come to Israel in July to Visit the Southern Wall

Trump has written: "Ironically, some of the same people who claim we shouldn’t build a wall cite the success of Israel’s wall."

J Street Boasting of Defeating Israel’s Friends, But its Relevance Is Questionable

Given President Obama's win and victories of many of their candidates, a reasonable morning-after position for J Street would be quiet satisfaction, or even – why not? – gleeful rejoicing. But J Street, which has rarely met a critic of Israel it didn't like, instead tried to promote itself as an integral part of the campaign, a driving wind propelling Democratic victories. So eager to claim a starring role, J Street released details of several exit polls they commissioned which, upon examination, tell far more about how little J Street matters.

Prosecution to Demand 3 to 5 Years for Sgt. Azaria

Azaria's mother passed out when she heard the news.

Bereaved Mother Writes Murdered Son on Eve of Hamas Killer’s Sentencing (Updated)

On Monday, Jan. 9, an Israeli court rules on the sentencing for the terrorist who murdered Danny Gonen.

Abbas Aide Says UN Speech Will Be ‘Important’

“In his speech, Abu Mazen (the PA leader’s nom de guerre) will detail all the planned steps of the next stage ahead of the UN bid.”

Knesset Passes Law Killing Core Curriculum Requirement

It should be noted that those Haredi schools that rejected the government-imposed of a Core Curriculum did so not necessarily because they object to teaching their students many of the subjects on the list.

Ten Police Officers Injured in Clashes with Amona Residents

No IDF forces are inside the community, and they are maintaining a perimeter blockade to prevent any unauthorized people from entering it.

Report: IDF, GSS, Foiled 180 Judea and Samaria Shooting Attacks in 2016

There have been 39 shooting attacks in Judea and Samaria this year, most of them by small groups without organizational ties.

Arab Motorists Slow Down Fast Highway Protesting Demolitions of Illegal Construction

'Instead of police writing them tickets and removing those flags from the vehicles, they are providing them with an entourage.'

Bombshell Video of Rav Ovadia Trashing Deri Spells Doom for Shas [video]

No one knows who leaked the video of Rav Ovadia, but it's a bombshell, and there might be more on the way.

Former Israeli Tourism Minister Begins 15-Month Vacation in Hermon Prison

Misezhnikov transferred one million shekel to the National Students Union for a festival in Eilat which was produced by his intimate acquaintance.

Hekdesh Benvenisti Suing to Evict 9 Arab Squatter Families from Eastern Jerusalem

In 2014, White House spokesman Josh Earnest described the new, legal occupants of Kfar HaShiloah as individuals "whose agenda, by definition, stokes tensions between Israelis and Palestinians."

AG: Bill Pushing Reform Out of Mikvahs Unconstitutional

The AG says the billviolates the core of the right to religious freedom and the right to equality.

AIPAC Rejects Report of Differences with Wasserman Schultz

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee said an article describing differences between the group and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz was “inaccurate.” “I wanted to...

Kotel Stays Divided, If You Don’t Like It Make Aliyah and Change Government

Prime Minister Netanyahu suggested that 'the activism of the American Jewry does not always help.'

Sanders Fundraising Plummets in April

The decline in donations can be explained by the loss of the Sanders momentum, which crashed after the senator had won eight out of nine smaller state votes.

Netanyahu Shares with Pompeo Miracle of Sharing Same Room with the Arabs

Pompeo said: "You can’t achieve peace and stability in the Middle East without confronting Iran. It’s just not possible."

Turkey’s Erdogan: Lift Gaza Sea Blockade or No Relations with Israel

Erdogan's demand that Israel lift the Gaza naval blockade means he will not renew relations with Israel

Did Kerry Lie About ‘Anytime Anywhere?’

Kerry said: “Never — this is a term that honestly I never heard in the four years that we were negotiating. It was not on the table.”

Report: Jewish Population Growth Rate in Judea, Samaria, Double Israel’s National Average

The growth rate would have been even higher were it not for the construction freeze in Judea and Samaria.

Spokesman: IDF May Expand Operation to Demolish Hezbollah Precision Missiles

The IDF believes Hezbollah has 120,000 short-range missiles and that Iran has been equipping them with GPS guides to improve accuracy.

MK Glick Pressured to ‘Leave Shiva’ In Order to Vote on Shabbat Bill

MK Glick's spokesperson confirmed the incident did indeed take place. The measure was closely debated, but generally votes are put off when a death has taken place.

Left, Right, Agree: Intermarriage Marks Demise of US Jewish Community

Using the great, eye opening Pew study of 2013, Cohen points out that the signs of Jewish life in intermarried Jewish families are fast diminishing.

Israeli Treasury Minister ‘Succeeds’ in Chilling Israel’s Real Estate Market

The Central Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday announced that the increase of nearly 300% in the number of Israelis with two or more apartments, recorded between 2008 and 2015, was halted in 2016.

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