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Former Israeli minister Gonen Segev arrested for spying for Iran

ormer Israeli minister and Knesset member Gonen Segev has been arrested and charged for spying for Iran, the Israeli government has revealed.

Tuesday 06/12/2018
Netanyahu tells Iranians he can save them from drought
Posted: June 12, 2018

In a video clip posted to Facebook with Farsi subtitles, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached out to the Iranian people, offering to help them solve the problem of drought that is plaguing the country.

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Tuesday 06/05/2018
The future of Israel’s haredi population: Is it growing or shrinking?
Posted: June 05, 2018

If there is any other contentious issue in Israel that does not deal with politics or the Palestinians, it is the internal demographic issue and concern by some that the haredi sector will grow to more than half the total Jewish population of Israel in just a few short decades—with all the ramifications that entails.

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Wednesday 05/30/2018
US calls for UN Security Council emergency meeting on rockets fired from Gaza
Posted: May 30, 2018

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called on the U.N. Security Council to hold an emergency meeting on Wednesday to condemn rocket and mortar attacks against Israel by terrorists in Gaza.

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As many as 30 mortars launched at Israel in largest attack since 2014 Gaza war
Posted: May 30, 2018

More than two-dozen mortar shells were fired in three waves from Gaza at Israeli civilians on Tuesday morning, the largest attack on Jewish communities since the 2014 “Operation Protective Edge.”

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Israeli navy thwarts attempt by boat to breach blockade
Posted: May 30, 2018

The Israeli navy thwarted an attempted by Hamas to breach the naval blockade of the Gaza Strip on Tuesday.

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Tuesday 05/29/2018
IDF strikes 35 ‘terror sites’ in Gaza after barrage of rockets
Posted: May 29, 2018

The Israeli Defense Forces struck 35 “terror sites” in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday afternoon local time after the Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Hamas terror groups fired at least 28 mortars at on southern Israel earlier in the day—the largest barrage since 2014.

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Tuesday 05/22/2018
Rare Jewish coins found in Temple Mount excavation
Posted: May 22, 2018

Five exceptionally rare ancient coins from among the first-ever minted ones by Jews were discovered on the Temple Mount, evidence of Jewish activity at the disputed site.

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Wednesday 05/16/2018
Embassy opening spurs celebrations across Atlantic
Posted: May 16, 2018

Ron Dermer might have been the least well-rested among the hundreds of people gathered to celebrate one of the most historic dates on the Jewish state’s calendar, but Israel’s ambassador to the United States had a crucial task in front of him. After having been on hand for the much-anticipated opening Monday of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, the American-born Dermer was back in Washington, D.C., that night to officially give thanks to the American people and the chief executive who made the celebration possible, President Donald Trump.

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Monday 05/14/2018
Over 50 reported killed in Gaza border riots, IDF carries out airstrikes on Hamas
Posted: May 14, 2018

The death toll along the Israel-Gaza border was rising on Monday amid ongoing Palestinian rioting and violence as the tens of thousands of Gazans, encouraged by the Palestinian terror group Hamas, have rushed the border in an attempt to carry out attacks on Israeli security forces and also infiltrate Israel.

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