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    Additional inaccuracies between the indictment and the testimony of the victim further complicate the sensitive sexual assault case, with the victim saying she was taken to the spot of the alleged rape 'in a vehicle' rather than forcefully dragged as stated in the charge sheet
    Posted: June 19, 2019, 9:06 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Statement says new information, more potential suspects call for further investigation; stability of case in question due to lack of evidence, sole testimony by 7-year-old implicating Palestinian indicted for attack
    Posted: June 18, 2019, 7:01 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Yoav Mordechai, former head of Israel's civil administration in territories who now heads an international consultancy company, will attend next week's U.S.-led conference on the Palestinian economy in Bahrain in a private capacity
    Posted: June 18, 2019, 4:11 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Delegation meets with Electric Corp. officials in Tel Aviv to discuss Qatari offer to pay for completion of new electricity line to Strip, officials from both sides say; improved supply would help drive sewage pumps, prevent water contamination
    Posted: June 18, 2019, 12:12 pm
  • צילום: אלי סניור
    Siso steps in due to questions marks surrounding probe into alleged sexual assault of 7-year-old by Palestinian janitor at her school; lawyer for Mahmoud Katusa says no evidence to back up allegations
    Posted: June 18, 2019, 10:43 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Speaking on behalf of the country's Jewish community and government officials, Israeli ambassador Joel Leon asks mayor and his local council to halt development plans in the name of those no longer able to do so
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 9:32 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    'We'd like to make it as apolitical as possible,' says unnamed official, adding that Palestinian business representatives are expected to attend the event on June 25-26 despite PA's boycott of summit
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 7:22 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    PM statement comes hours after Tehran announces it will break uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal in the next 10 days; Rouhani warns time running out to salvage nuclear deal in wake of Trump withdrawal
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 12:37 pm
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Network of alleged smugglers accused of bringing in as many as one thousand people from Georgia over an extended period, some of whom paid up to $10,000 to gain entry to Israel
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 11:13 am
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    Gaza ruler says next stage to include improvements to the water and electricity supplies, relaxed rules on imports and exports to Gaza, and the expansion of industrial projects
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 10:15 am
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    Captain apologizes after calling subordinate the Hebrew equivalent of the N-word; IDF says it is investigating incident, views such statements 'with severity and is working to eliminate them'
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 9:18 am
  • צילום: AP
    Special unit forced to retreat after coming under attack while trying to enter southern city of Khan Yunis; no injuries reported on either side; IDF yet to comment
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 8:12 am
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    Funds include stipends for needy families, budget for UN projects providing work, funding for the purchase of fuel to operate Strip's power plant; delegation to remain in Gaza for two days
    Posted: June 17, 2019, 6:57 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    The police say the suspect from a town near Ramallah met the young victim at her school, where he worked as a janitor, and after grooming her led the child - from one of the nearby Israeli settlements - to a house and sexually assaulted the girl
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 8:09 pm
  • Photo: EPA
    Foreign Minister Katz says Israelis will participate in the June 25-26 workshop 'if all coordinations are made,' while sources claim that Israel is expected to send a business delegation only; Palestinians vowed to boycott the conference, alleging pro-Israeli bias
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 6:28 pm
  • צילום: אביהו שפירא
    The new settlement, which will be known as Trump Heights, is inaugurated at a special cabinet meeting convened by Netanyahu at the Golan, the Israeli sovereignty of which was recognized by the American president over 2 months ago
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 5:34 pm
  • צילום: ביטחון אשכול
    Dozens of fires break out over the weekend in Israeli communities bordering the Hamas-controlled enclave amid reports of Qatari envoy entering Gaza to deliver some $25 million in aid
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 4:28 pm
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    Mayor of West Bank village denies having invited Modiin Illit residents to celebrations, but was nonetheless ousted from Abbas-led party after pictures of event appeared on social media
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 1:47 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Fast train from Ben-Gurion to capital reduced to one an hour due to malfunction; line later held up when train breaks down on track with 300 passengers on board
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 12:32 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolmoisky
    PM's wife admits to deliberately exploiting mistake of others in ordering catering to official residence; will pay back one third of NIS 175,000 bill she ran up despite having own chef on site
    Posted: June 16, 2019, 8:43 am
  • צילום: זהר שחר
    Cadet - named only as G. for security reasons - is first to fly helicopters on active IAF duty; three other Druze airmen already serve as navigators
    Posted: June 14, 2019, 4:41 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Some 250,000 people flood the streets of the coastal city for the annual parade of floats, fancy and fabulousness ; this year starring Neil Patrick Harris
    Posted: June 14, 2019, 10:32 am
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    Army says targets include a Hamas naval facility, terror infrastructure; no casualties, injuries reported; week's events test stability of arrangement between Israel and Hamas
    Posted: June 14, 2019, 7:50 am
  • צילום: רועי עידן
    Students were away for the weekend; tensions rising in Gaza region as IDF readies for resumption of Friday protests at the border; incendiary balloons becoming more frequent and more destructive as militants improve tactics
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 7:39 pm
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    Explosion near a major waterway for world oil supplies leaves one vessel ablaze at sea, while Japanese owners of second ship say it was hit twice; oil prices surge 4% over worries about supplies
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 1:45 pm
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    In rare move, Justice Hayut calls Ohana's past comment, saying it was permissible to disobey Supreme Court rulings if they endangered lives, 'the short road to anarchy'
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 12:54 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    The new method adopted by the terror groups includes soaking slow-burning fuse in explosive liquids, causing balloons to drip fireballs as they fly, creating fires in multiple locations
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 12:49 pm
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    Netanyahu's bureau hits back after critics blast decision to close small Tel Aviv airport used to fly to southernmost city, saying it would have detrimental impact on residents' healthcare
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 11:27 am
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    Iranian state media says Iran has taken in all 44 people onboard the ships; one vessel operator says its ship appeared to have been hit by a torpedo; incident comes month after attacks on Gulf oil assets
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 9:39 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Chair of the Strip's Fishermen Union slams 'collective punishment,' by Israel, says it's not their role to pressure Hamas leadership into stopping firebombs; 'men only wish to bring money home'
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 8:28 am
  • צילום: AFP
    A Hamas official told Israel national brodcaster KAN that the Israelis are not living up to their commitments, warning if the ceasefire understandings are not fulfilled the situation will only get worse
    Posted: June 13, 2019, 6:51 am
  • צילום: ענבל גילמור
    The Human Shields Special Testimonies Project organized the London event where IDF reservists spoke about their experience dealing with Palestinian terrorism and human rights violations committed in the West Bank
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 8:47 pm
  • צילום: שאול גולן
    Gabbay's departure comes on the heels of the party's lackluster performance in the April election; party to hold primaries in July for new leader
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 7:59 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    In a letter sent to heads of several communities, including those subjected to terror attacks in the past, the military says although the decision is not ideal, it's 'necessary'; angry local residents call it ‘abandonment’
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 1:57 pm
  • Photo: Courtesy
    20-year-old Codey Hermann admits brutal attack on Aiia Maasarwe, 21, as she headed home from a night out in Melbourne while talking to her sister in Israel; her body was found by passers-by hours later
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 1:40 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Israel Air Force scrambles jets as UAV briefly crosses from Lebanon and flies over Western Galilee town; Israeli army says unmanned vehicle was observing troop movements
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 12:28 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Palestinian official calls on Facebook for 'all brotherly and friendly countries to withdraw' from June 25 summit, arguing participation 'would carry wrong messages about the unity of the Arab position' on rejecting Trump's still secret peace plan
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 12:18 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    PM's wife dodges fraud charge, agrees to plead guilty to exploiting another's mistake for her own gain over food expenses for PM's residence, will reimburse state for NIS55,000
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 7:52 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    The country's state news agency reports the attack occurred in a strategic Tal al-Hara area which overlooks the Golan Heights; the agency also accuses IDF of waging an 'electronic war' to interfere with Syrian military's radars
    Posted: June 12, 2019, 6:43 am
  • צילום: AP
    The three countries will send representatives to the summit despite the Palestinian boycott on it; Jordanian King Abdullah: Jordan needs to avoid 'being left out'
    Posted: June 11, 2019, 5:11 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    Under rule of former business exec, party that founded the country sunk to all-time low, winning just six seats in 120-strong Knesset; Gabbay to remain in secure no. 2 on party list
    Posted: June 11, 2019, 2:40 pm
  • צילום: אבי מועלם
    Yisrael Beytenu leader goes on the offensive, slamming Netanyahu for ‘surrendering’ to the Haredi parties and turning politics into personality cult; Liberman also said Blue and White can only form a coalition with ‘polar bears’
    Posted: June 11, 2019, 12:38 pm
  • Photo: Screenshot
    Son of prime minister tells U.S. conservative TV network that U.S. president is best friend Israel, Jewish people ever had in White House, says 'wall' along border with Egypt 'completely stopped' illegal immigration
    Posted: June 11, 2019, 10:48 am
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    Israeli military enter the Palestinian Preventive Security Service HQ in the West Bank city of Nablus overnight in what appears to be a case of mistaken identity; Palestinian sources say at least one PA security services member was wounded
    Posted: June 11, 2019, 6:42 am
  • צילום: הדס פרוש / פלאש90
    The prime minister's attorney Amit Hadad said that he believes there is significant justification to delay the hearing date as he is overwhelmed by the sheer amount of investigation material he must peruse as well as recent political developments
    Posted: June 10, 2019, 7:15 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Sources in Gaza announce that upcoming Friday protest to resume under slogan 'No annexing West Bank, Friedman shut up' following statement by the ambassador regarding possibility Israel may annex parts of territory; balloon terror continues say JNF officials
    Posted: June 10, 2019, 5:19 pm
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    Confirmation comes on heels of Sunday Telegraph report that Iranian-backed terror group was laying groundwork for future terror attacks, including storing large quantities of chemicals used in explosives
    Posted: June 10, 2019, 12:39 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    State Department reportedly rejects every request to raise the flag at missions around the world; American staffers in Israel said to express opposition to new policy by attending Pride Parade in capital last week
    Posted: June 10, 2019, 11:32 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Telegraph says British domestic intelligence, acting on information from foreign government, discovered explosives hidden near capital but did not press charges against sole detainee; similar plots uncovered in Cyprus, U.S. and Thailand
    Posted: June 10, 2019, 7:10 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    The remarks of the country's foreign minister, Heiko Maas, come only a day after U.S. ambassador to Israel said the Jewish state has the right to annex at least 'some' of the West Bank
    Posted: June 9, 2019, 5:10 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Federal judge orders the immigration officials to bring back the West Bank-born Virginia man after he already landed in Israel; Abdelhaleem Ashqar spent 11 years in prison for refusing to testify to a grand jury investigating Hamas
    Posted: June 9, 2019, 2:38 pm
  • צילום: מטי סטרן, שגרירות ארצות הברית בירושלים
    David Friedman tells the New York Times that Jewish state entitled to 'retain some, but unlikely all' of territory captured in 1967 Six-Day War; statement exoected to be met with anger from Palestinians
    Posted: June 8, 2019, 4:38 pm
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    Missiles fail to reach Israeli territory and no injuries or damage were reported; incident comes just days after several rockets were fired from Syria toward Israel's only ski resort on Mount Hermon
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 8:22 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Some 15,000 people took to the streets of Israel’s capital to express their solidarity with the LGBTQ community; among those detained by the police, is a suspect who was carrying a knife; Israel’s first openly gay minister Amir Ohana, heavily booed
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 3:04 pm
  • צילום: shutterstock
    An unnamed civil servant was indicted for stealing secret and top secret information and passing it on and will remain in custody for the time being
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 12:32 pm
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    The AG has granted the premier an extension of three month to October 2-3 from the formerly agreed upon date of July 10. Netanyahu had initially asked for a year long delay claiming his lawyers needed more time to properly prepare their defense material
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 12:22 pm
  • צילום: עמית שאבי
    It what can be seen as clear support for LGBTQ community as Israel marks Pride Month, police induct into their ranks transgender recruits who recently completed their training
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 11:18 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Gaza official says Palestinians are demanding more aid be transferred from Qatar, import restrictions loosned further, continuation of humanitarian initiatives; but Israel's military chief says Hamas 'deterred from war,' more interested in obtaining 'certain concessions'
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 9:37 am
  • צילום: MCT
    In the national security leaders meeting this month, to prevent any unintended military escalation in Syria, administration officials see significance in Russia willing to hold talks publically
    Posted: June 6, 2019, 6:38 am
  • צילום: עמית שאבי
    Likud MK Ohana will be the first gay man to become Israeli minister, appointed by PM despite vocal demands made by MK Bezalel Smotrich from the Union of Right-Wing Parties
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 7:49 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Iran's Foreign Minister blames Israel for pushing Washington to accuse Tehran of tanker attacks in tweet; Zarif: 'we know what happens when you believe their lies'
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 5:48 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    Family, politicians, artists, participate in Funeral at Mount Herzl cemetery as President Reuven Rivlin recites Kaddish prayer and bids farewell to his wife
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 2:07 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Formally at war since 1948, the neighbors have long disagreed on border demarcations in the eastern Mediterranean, an issue that gained prominence in the past decade when large deposits of natural gas were found there
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 12:49 pm
  • Photo: MCT
    International Monetary Fund says it and other institutions going to Bahrain; Palestinians to shun June 25-26 meeting, claiming pro-Israel bias; White House hopes meeting is prelude to Mideast peace plan rollout
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 12:02 pm
  • צילום: ImageSat International ISI
    Satellite images taken by Israeli intel company at airbase reportedly targeted by Israel reveal damage to site, including damage to UAV components shipped into the country by Iran just hours earlier
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 11:03 am
  • צילום: שאול גולן
    A relative of the victim - who was taken to a hospital in a moderate condition - says the 'Arab terrorist' shouted Allahu Akbar' as he stabbed the 46-year-old three times; police say all motives are being investigated
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 9:43 am
  • צילום: AP
    During a rare three-way meeting between Israeli, American and Russian national security advisers in Jerusalem later this month, the White House officials are expected to put forward a plan on how to deal with 'the primary irritant in the Middle East - the Islamic Republic'
    Posted: June 5, 2019, 6:37 am
  • Photo: AFP
    The British Labour Party leader visited the besieged PLO president at the height of the Second Intifada, when dozens of suicide bombings struck Israeli cities, to show solidarity with the Palestinians
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 8:17 pm
  • צילום: כב"ה מחוז יוש
    Rescue workers say child was pronounced dead once flames were extinguished in village close to settlement of Giv'on HaHadasha; family members treated for shock; police investigating circumstances of fire
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 6:05 pm
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    Dan bus company employees go on strike to protest assault of a colleague, say situation cannot continue, government and Transportation Ministry must take seriously the violence directed at public transport staff
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 3:18 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Admired by all for her humanity and her grace, the First Lady devoted her time to advocacy for women, the disabled and the disadvantaged, who all mourn her loss; 'She was never judgmental, always to the point and full of humor,' says artist Yair Garbuz
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 2:30 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Wall Street Journal says most projectiles in Hamas, Islamic Jihad arsenals are short or medium range, made using 'crude materials' smuggled in from Sinai; paper claims blockades by Jerusalem, Cairo have put militant groups under great financial strain
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 1:48 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Ex-politician George Galloway remains defiant, threatening to sue talkRADIO for terminating his contract, despite writing on social media 'No Israel flags on the Cup' after Liverpool beat the traditionally Jewish Tottenham Hotspur in Champions League final
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 1:32 pm
  • צילום: מארק ניימן, לע"מ
    Politicians from across political spectrum pay tribute to wife of President Reuven Rivlin, who passed away Tuesday morning following a long battle with lung disease; family friend and Likud MK Gideon Sa'ar: Nechama was a friend, a lover, a partner and a rock to the president
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 11:17 am
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    First lady underwent lung transplant in March after suffering from pulmonary fibrosis for many years; family thanks people of Israel for care and concern, asks for privacy to mourn; funeral to take place Wednesday afternoon in Jerusalem
    Posted: June 4, 2019, 8:48 am
  • צילום: אפי שריר
    The army showed the tunnel, discovered in Operation Northern Shield, to reporters Monday, saying it was almost a mile long and 22 stories deep under the Israel-Lebanon border
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 8:37 pm
  • צילום: עמית שאבי
    Head of the Samaria Regional Council Yossi Dagan writes to finance, transportation ministers, accusing Israeli branch of fast food giant of refusing to open branches in West Bank in violation of anti-boycott law
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 6:11 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    Claiming superiority of ancient rules over current system in Israel, Bezalel Smotrich of United Right says rabbinical courts should play a larger role, eliciting furious response from Yisrael Beytenu leader, already enmeshed in row over Haredi draft
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 10:44 am
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    Ukranian-born Semyon Rosenfeld escaped the extermination camp in 1943 during an uprising along with 300 other prisoners, most of whom were recaptured; he made aliyah in 1990 and is survived by two sons and five grandchildren
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 9:37 am
  • צילום: AP
    U.S. president calls Israel to 'get their act together' ahead of September elections; Pompeo says peace deal may not 'gain traction' as Trump argues 'it can be done'
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 7:36 am
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    The reported attack - which killed several soldiers, damaged buildings and equipment - came only hours after Boeing 747 belonging to an Iranian airline used by Revolutionary Guards to smuggle weapons to their allies in Tehran, landed in the airbase that was struck
    Posted: June 3, 2019, 6:40 am
  • צילום: הקונסוליה הישראלית בניו יורק
    Jewish cultural and civic organizations marched up 5th Avenue to honor Israel's accomplishments; theme: Only in Israel; ZAKA president Edward Mermelstein honored as grand marshal
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 8:53 pm
  • צילום: ירון ברנר, אלכס קולומויסקי, AP
    Government sources say the two cannot stay on as education and justice ministers given that their New Right party failed to pass threshold in April 9 elections; Smotrich, Peretz demand to replace the two in cabinet; PM said unwilling to find spot for Shaked on party list in light of recent insult
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 6:23 pm
  • צילום מתוך דו"ח מבקר המדינה
    Despite being a site of major global significance, the capital of Israel, especially the Old city, was found to be severely lacking in terms of maintenance, sanitation disposal, electrical hazards and out of date tourist information
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 4:37 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    Though claiming the United States is prepared for talks with Iran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made clear in a Press conference Sunday, the American effort to fundamentally reverse the malign activity of this Islamic Republic, this revolutionary force, is going to continue
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 2:51 pm
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    Al Hayat newspaper says Americans gave Lebanese government evidence of the location of precision-guided missiles belonging to the terror group, prompting fiery speech by leader Nasrallah admitting to possessing the weapons
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 2:08 pm
  • צילום: תקשורת שב"כ
    Ranwa Shinawi from Western Galilee, spent year in war-torn country before she was suspected of spying for Israel and forced to return to Turkey; 22-year-old accused of making contact with foreign agent, trying to join terror group
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 12:54 pm
  • צילום: בית בונפיס. באדיבות הספרייה הלאומית
    To mark the annual commemoration of the reunification of the city after the 1967 Six-Day War, Ynet presents images from the Jerusalem of old, some dating back 150 years, offering a rare insight into lives of Jerusalemites before the creation of the State of Israel
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 10:49 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Palestinian worshippers hurl stones and chairs as non-Muslims are allowed to enter the compound on the last days of Ramadan for the first time in 30 years; Hamas, Islamic Jihad warn of ‘consequences’ after Israeli security forces enter the holy site to restrain the rioters
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 8:50 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Three soldiers belonging to the Assad regime and 7 foreign nationals died in IAF strikes on Syrian military positions, according to state-run media reports; IDF confirms it struck air defense units, artillery batteries, observation and intelligence posts
    Posted: June 2, 2019, 6:27 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    IDF says unclear who carried out launches; Golan Regional Council says one rocket was intercepted in open area, which army denies
    Posted: June 1, 2019, 9:50 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Pro-Palestinian rally to mark Al-Quds Day, which drew some 1,000 people, is met by march in support of Jewish state, attended by Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner, Israeli ambassador, and Berlin's top security official; police in German capital keep both events separate
    Posted: June 1, 2019, 6:00 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Police chief says veteran employee, who was later shot and killed, 'began to indiscriminately fire upon all of the victims'; mayor calls shooting 'most devastating day' in city history
    Posted: June 1, 2019, 7:44 am
  • צילום: עמית שעל
    Businesses lose livelihoods and residents consider moving as Tel Aviv's older sister faces prospect of years without its central Jerusalem Boulevard, not to mention traffic jams and public transport chaos
    Posted: May 31, 2019, 11:41 am
  • צילום: עמית שאבי
    With a prospect of an unprecedented second election campaign in the same year looming, the prime minister attempts to play down the political turmoil by turning the public's attention to foreign policy; Trump says he feels 'very badly' Netanyahu failed to form government
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 7:49 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Yahya Sinwar says the terror groups will ‘pulverize’ the center of Israel in the next round of cross-border fighting; orders residents of the Gulf state, due to host conference where parts of Trump’s peace plan will be unveiled, to declare general strike
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 7:09 pm
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    With Israeli military claiming Palestinian factions in Gaza have been trying recently to launch attacks using unmanned aircrafts, the terror group publishes video of what it claims is a UAV dropping a bomb near Israeli soldiers on Gaza border
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 4:18 pm
  • צילום: זיו סוקולוב, שגרירות ארה"ב בירושלים
    Referring to Thursday vote to hold fresh elections, PM tells Kushner that 'little event' will not affect bilateral cooperation; American on regional tour to promote Bahrain economic conference next month.
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 3:00 pm
  • צילום: דנה קופל
    Litzman lashes out at Yisrael Beytenu chair over his refusal to compromise on Haredi draft bill, leading to Likud push for fresh elections; says Liberman has laid down a challenge to the religious community
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 1:34 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    PM says he 'did all in my power' to avoid fresh vote, says Yisrael Beytenu leader made unreasonable demands, never intended to compromise over ultra-Orthodox conscription bill; Gantz: Netanyahu put own interests over country
    Posted: May 30, 2019, 7:01 am
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    74 of 120 MKs approve unprecedented motion to call for fresh vote after Netanyahu misses deadline to form coalition; at heart of impasse is row over conscription for ultra-Orthodox men; earlier PM tried and failed to lure Labor Party into coalition
    Posted: May 29, 2019, 10:51 pm
  • Photo: Samaria Regional Council
    Yael Shevah, whose husband was killed in a drive-by shooting near his West Bank home, warns Paris conference that terrorists and BDS are existential threat to Jewish and Israeli life
    Posted: May 29, 2019, 2:22 pm
  • EPA, Alex Kolomoisky, Alex Gamburg
    PM has until midnight to present new government, but Yisrael Beytenu leader won't compromise on ultra-Orthodox army service; as time runs out, Knesset mulls bill to dissolve for elections
    Posted: May 29, 2019, 12:39 pm
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    MKs set to hold final two votes on bill to dissolve Knesset; Yisrael Beytenu leader refuses bid to water down ultra-Orthodox draft legislation, says move is not revenge or spite against Netanyahu
    Posted: May 29, 2019, 8:55 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    White House adviser Kushner, the chief architect of the ‘deal of the century,’ embarks on a tour in the region in order to rally support for a US-engineered conference in Bahrain next month, where the initial stage of the peace proposal is said to be unveiled
    Posted: May 29, 2019, 6:36 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Yisrael Beytenu leader calls prime minister’s compromise, which would dilute draft law for Haredi men, 'a game'; special committee approves bill to disperse Knesset, will be voted on second and third times Wednesday; Kahlon's Kulanu party unites with Likud despite vow to remain independent
    Posted: May 28, 2019, 8:38 pm
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    Blaze that began at restaurant in nearby food court triggers emergency procedures at threater in Ayalon Mall in Ramat Gan; evacuee recalls 'thick black smoke everywhere'
    Posted: May 28, 2019, 6:01 pm
  • צילום: AP
    With new elections more likely after MKs approve first reading of bill to dissolve Knesset, Yisrael Beytenu leader insists his party will not give up on its principles and surrender to 'Haredi extremists'
    Posted: May 28, 2019, 9:39 am
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    If the bill passes its second and third reading, the new national vote is likely to be held September 17; Netanyahu has until Wednesday to make last-ditch effort to form a coalition and avoid another elections in just a matter of months
    Posted: May 28, 2019, 6:11 am
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    IDF responded to the launching of an anti-aircraft missile toward an IAF jet flying over northern Israel; Syrian soldier dead: Netanyahu: Our policy is clear, we will respond to any aggression forcefully
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 8:48 pm
  • צילום: AP
    A former German intelligence official said that only the Mossad has the capability and interest in toppling far-right politicians for fear of welfare of European Jewish communities; CER: a dangerous claim, whiffs of anti-Semitism
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 7:42 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    In address to nation, prime minister says he failed to convince Liberman to compromise over draft bill and prevent repeat elections; 'no need to drag the nation to needless elections that will cost a fortune'; preliminary vote to disperse Knesset passed earlier Monday
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 6:45 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולמויסקי
    As coalition deadline looms, Yisrael Beytenu leader says insistence drafting ultra-Orthodox men 'is not personal' party willing to vote for new elections if that's what PM's Likud party chooses
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 1:41 pm
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    The prime minister's 27-year-old offspring, Yair, uses Twitter to lambaste other countries and their leaders, express support for far-right European politician and scold those he deems insufficiently supportive of Israel
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 12:10 pm
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    Avichai Mandelblit says the claims made by the prime minister and his allies pushing for legislation to shield him from prosecution are ‘baseless’; says attempt to interfere with judicial system reflect ‘lack of understanding of democracy’
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 10:16 am
  • צילום: AFP
    PLO's secretary-general, Saeb Erekat, goes on media blitz, urging the states that are due to attend the June conference - meant to serve as the first part of Trump's long-delayed Middle East peace plan - to 'reconsider' their decision
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 9:06 am
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    Basel Ghattas leaves prison after serving a two-year-sentence for smuggling electronic, communication devices to security prisoner Walid Daka in Ktzi'ot Prison back in 2016
    Posted: May 27, 2019, 7:09 am
  • צילום: אבי מועלם, שאול גולן ורפי קוץ
    Council of Torah Sages agree to accept draft quotas for Yeshiva students, a decision clearing the way for the establishment of a government coalition, however, Yisrael Beytenu's Avigdor Liberman insists he won't compromise on the original draft bill
    Posted: May 26, 2019, 7:21 pm
  • צילום: כבאות והצלה
    Fire investigators say Lag B'Omer bonfires are unlikely to be cause of at least some of the massive wildfires that raged across the country over the weekend, leaving dozens of families homeless
    Posted: May 26, 2019, 1:48 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    President says Jewish people will never submit to hate after Commissioner on Anti-Semitism Felix Klein cites security concerns as reason for his call, suggests training for teachers, police
    Posted: May 26, 2019, 12:30 pm
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