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  • Photo: EPA
    Nazi leader's last memo, written to his favorite commander as the Russians were closing in on Berlin, appears to be the only evidence of the dictator's refusal to leave the besieged German capital in April 1945
    Posted: April 25, 2019, 1:16 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    Counter-Terrorism Bureau urges Israelis already on the Indian Ocean island to leave as soon as possible and not approach the sites of Easter Sunday attacks or any other churches; meanwhile, residents of some areas of Sri Lanka’s capital advised to stay indoors
    Posted: April 25, 2019, 10:19 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Iranian foreign minister says Trump's 'B-team' - which includes Netanyahu and national security adviser Bolton - might 'plot an accident' to trigger a broader crisis or even an armed conflict
    Posted: April 25, 2019, 8:04 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    A Pew research survey found that far more Americans favor Israelis than their government; support for Israel among Republicans is higher than among Democrats and most have negative view of the PA
    Posted: April 24, 2019, 9:10 pm
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    US president's envoy to the region struck down speculation regarding the proposal, still under wraps, which aims to end Israeli-Palestinian deadlock; White House intends to publish plan in June
    Posted: April 24, 2019, 7:09 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    From the Old City of Jerusalem to the safari park in Ramat Gan, the locals take advantage of the holiday and clement weather to visit some of the most beautiful and interesting locations in the country
    Posted: April 24, 2019, 4:09 pm
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    Minor clashes broke out outside the home while troops were making preparation for the demolition according to reports
    Posted: April 24, 2019, 7:00 am
  • צילום:רויטרס
    Police spokesman says 18 more people were detained in connection with Easter Sunday terror attacks; meanwhile Islamic State releases images of 7 alleged attackers who they claim blew themselves up in 3 churches and 3 luxury hotels on the island
    Posted: April 24, 2019, 6:38 am
  • צילום: חגי דקל
    Minister Tzachi Hanegbi stressed that the government was democratically elected and is not racist, adding that Israel seeks to avoid getting caught up in US partisan politics
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 9:06 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    League reaffirms its commitment to provide safety net for cash-starved PA economy; delegates reject any deal that doesn’t guarantee self determination for Palestinians.
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 9:06 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Trump adviser and son-in-law said Israeli elections, Ramadan all a factor in determining timing of the deal; criticized passed efforts for focusing only on two-state solution
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 8:56 pm
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    Vacationing with his family during Passover, PM announces intention to name a town in the strategic plateau after a president much-appreciated in Israel
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 6:30 pm
  • Photo: YouTube screenshot
    MMS, marketed by American sect called Genesis II the Church of Health and Healing, claims to be a revolutionary and successful treatment for severe illnesses including HIV, malaria all forms of cancer
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 5:14 pm
  • צילום: אמיר אבו סלאח
    Tens of thousands of visitors - including the Netanyahu family - pack out tourists sites across the country; rare springtime storm system brings some 25cm of snow to Israel's sole ski resort
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 2:08 pm
  • צילום: רפי דלויה
    Popular broadcaster pushes back on criticism from colleagues, insisting the true crime is being swept under the rug by the French authorities, later claims that 875 churches have been desecrated in France
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 1:05 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    The terror group did not provide any evidence in their statement; meanwhile the death toll from Easter Sunday bombings has risen to 321 as the country's defense minister says the attacks were a retaliation to New Zealand mosque shooting last month
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 11:54 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Court rejects claim by model and TV star that her primary abode was in the US during the years 2009-10 and was therefore exempt from paying taxes on her income in Israel
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 11:18 am
  • צילום: מאיר אוחיון
    Some 30,000 Israelis crossed into the Sinai, ignoring defense establishment warnings of possible terrorist attacks against tourists
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 10:11 am
  • צילום: AP, EPA
    Agents infiltrated Palestinian Authority framework and reported back to Gaza; operation uncovered two months ago aimed to weaken PA security framework; sources say all Hamas agents in custody
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 8:03 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Democratic senator - who is Jewish - says he is '100% pro-Israel' but Netanyahu's right-wing government mistreats the Palestinian population and US policy in the Middle East should be 'on a level-playing-field' basis
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 7:32 am
  • צילום:רויטרס
    Sri Lankan president gives the military war-time powers - not implemented since the end of civil war 10 years ago - as a day of mourning is declared on the island; radical Muslim group believed to be behind the attacks on 3 churches and 3 luxury hotels on Easter Sunday
    Posted: April 23, 2019, 6:22 am
  • צילום: gettyimages
    For the first time , Washington is offering a financial reward aimed at disrupting a terrorist group's financing as US is concerned with Shiite organization's influence in Lebanese government.
    Posted: April 22, 2019, 8:52 pm
  • צילום: AP
    The boy was evacuated to a Palestinian hospital where he said he was merely present at a funeral adjacent to the stone throwing at IDF forces; father: 'only a sicko shoots a blindfolded boy'
    Posted: April 22, 2019, 5:06 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Series of bombings at churches and luxury hotels leaves another 500 people wounded with at least 32 foreigners among those killed; authorities in the Indian Ocean island block access to social media and messaging sites
    Posted: April 22, 2019, 7:48 am
  • צילום: אלכס גמבורג
    Ending sanctions waivers to eight countries importing Iranian oil intended for maximum economic pressure on Iran
    Posted: April 22, 2019, 6:28 am
  • Photo: AP
    Palestinian president says the White House reaffirmed its belief in a two-state solution within '67 borders just days before announcing Jerusalem embassy move; asks the Arab states for a financial safety network in light of PA's growing economic deficit caused by US aid cuts
    Posted: April 21, 2019, 5:50 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Netanyahu slams 'murderous attacks against innocent people', says Jewish state 'ready to assist at this difficult time'; Pope Francis laments bombings that targeted Christians 'while they were gathered in prayer'
    Posted: April 21, 2019, 1:51 pm
  • צילום: אתר החרמון
    Unseasonal weather system over the Mediterranean Sea causing snow and hail in Israel during eight-day Jewish holiday for first time in decades
    Posted: April 21, 2019, 1:03 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Three churches and three hotels targeted in coordinated assault on Christians on holy day; 35 foreign nationals confirmed among the dead; no immediate claim of responsibility; country's PM convenes national security council meeting at his home
    Posted: April 21, 2019, 9:26 am
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    Thousands walk through the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, carrying wooden crosses high on their shoulders and singing hymns to mark one of Christianity's most solemn and sacred days
    Posted: April 19, 2019, 6:29 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Demoition comes after court rejects appeal by family of Arafat Irfayia, who is believed to have attacked and killed 19-year-old Ori Ansbacher in Jerusalem in February
    Posted: April 19, 2019, 7:09 am
  • באדיבות Eatwith
    An initiative is underway for Israelis to open their home to tourists for a Shabbat eve experience with challah and wine; LGBT and communal dinners will also take place
    Posted: April 18, 2019, 9:08 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    World Bank warns that financial crisis will trigger security nightmare, blames Israel for deducting tax revenues from Palestinian Authority for funds paid to terrorists' families
    Posted: April 18, 2019, 9:08 pm
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    Ramle couple thought to have targeted 18-year-old, who lived in a different city, due to fears that her lifestyle would 'dishonor' the family name; teen escaped and was found wounded on road in Rahat
    Posted: April 18, 2019, 6:43 pm
  • צילום: gettyimages
    Opposition, though divided on strategy, warns amendments will weaken judiciary and insure el Sisis's hold on power potentially until 2030.
    Posted: April 18, 2019, 10:40 am
  • צילום: לע"מ
    The prime minister is given 42 days to form a government with his right-wing and religious allies, giving him a 65-55 majority in 120-seat parliament; Netanyahu just months away from surpassing David Ben-Gurion as Israel's longest serving leader
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 8:01 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Jared Kushner apparently urged a group of ambassadors in a closed meeting to keep an 'open mind' about the so-called 'deal of the century,' which will be published after Israel forms a government and Palestinians mark the end of Ramadan
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 5:58 pm
  • צילום: time magazine
    The magazine's annual listicle - of the most influential people in the world - calls Israel 'Bibi's nation,' adding Netanyahu made Israelis believe he's 'indispensable'; Donald Trump, Lady Gaga and LeBron James also among the honorees
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 5:03 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Mohammed Shtayyeh says Americans trying to force Palestinians to 'agree to an unacceptable peace proposal', vows to reject 'financial blackmail'; says he intends to develop Palestinian agricultural, economic and education sectors, seek ways to reduce dependence on Israel
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 2:27 pm
  • צילום: עמוס בן גרשום, לע״מ
    Yosef Shemesh presented PM with personal items he said belonged to Yoni Netanyahu, but information later emerged that Shemesh attempted to sell the items to an auction house that doubted their authenticity
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 10:39 am
  • צילום: קובי ריכטר / TPS
    COGAT colonel cites high infant mortality, lack of prospects and extreme poverty that is forcing women into prostitution, says local leaders tell Gazans that Israel is to blame for their plight
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 9:53 am
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    Salah Barghouti was shot dead by Israeli forces days after he carried out a shooting attack that led to the death of a newborn baby; apartment north of Ramallah razed by members of several branches of security forces
    Posted: April 17, 2019, 7:59 am
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    In a luxurious event marking his elections win, the prime minister says he won't be deterred by Israeli media's 'explicit threats,' adds 'many' Arab leaders called to congratulate him; all while pop star serenades Netanyahu and his wife with a love song
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 9:31 pm
  • Photo: AP
    American Jew Laura Mandel of Abraham Initiatives - which advocates 'shared society' between Arabs and Jews - apparently had her medication and laptop confiscated by security personnel at Ben Gurion Airport
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 2:52 pm
  • צילום: קובי גדעון לע"מ
    Associate of prime minister's cousin, who owned the company in question, says that purchase price was never paid and transaction was in fact a smoke screen for undeclared money transfer to Netanyahu
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 1:49 pm
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    President says he will ask Likud leader in Wednesday meeting to form next government; prime minister has potential 65-seat coalition in 120-strong parliament, gets 42 days to build government
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 1:34 pm
  • צילום: Kevin Tierney
    'We know what the Iranians are capable of", Nathan Sales tells Israeli counterparts, expresses 'amazement' at Hamas investment in terror activity
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 10:27 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Paris fire-chief: Two thirds of the roof was ravaged; French president Macron pledges reconstruction; 'Notre Dame part of our history'
    Posted: April 16, 2019, 6:31 am
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Yisrael Beytenu Party chairman returned from vacation amid much speculation; says he sees no need for national unity government, does not intend to back down on Haredi IDF draft bill.
    Posted: April 15, 2019, 7:13 pm
  • צילום: חיים הורנשטיין
    From infancy, and for the past 18 years, life, was a cycle of rocket attacks and out-right war; as they head into adulthood, teens are sure calm will continue to elude the area
    Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:47 am
  • צילום: לע"מ
    The legislator with the best chance of forming a coalition will be given 28 days to establish a government; four out of five right-wing and ultra-Orthodox parties - expected to enter a coalition with Netanyahu's Likud - have already said they would back the prime minister
    Posted: April 15, 2019, 11:14 am
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי,מיכל גלעדי
    In first, three people will be allowed to light a ceremonial torch at this year's 71st Independence Day celebrations as mothers of Naftali Frenkel, Gil-Ad Shaer and Eyal Yifrah - brutally killed by Hamas operatives in June 2014 - say they’re overwhelmed with emotions
    Posted: April 15, 2019, 10:33 am
  • צילום: EPA
    The Washington Post reports the yet undisclosed plan includes Palestinian autonomy but no state; former European high-ranking politicians call on Europe to come out against it
    Posted: April 15, 2019, 6:58 am
  • צילום: (ImageSat International (ISI
    ISI intelligence released satellite images of the complex in Syria, believed to be an Iranian missile production facility, that suffered an airstrike Saturday, believed to be by Israel; site assumed to be producing more precise missiles but no warheads.
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 7:11 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Parliament, street protests expressed strong opposition to Israeli attendance at Global Entrepreneurship Network congress; security, difficulty in obtaining visas cited as reason for cancellation.
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 3:55 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Millionaire Morris Khan, who donated much of the funds to the Beresheet project, announced he is ready to give it another go. "We've begun and should complete the mission? he said.
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 1:42 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Despite a successful trial period training female tank crewwomen, Israeli military chooses not to expand the project due to considerations of cost-benefit, opting to integrate female troops into existing combat units; 'Do we want our future mothers returning home without limbs and with PTSD?'
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 11:08 am
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    In a letter to Israeli ambassador Yossi Shelley, Bolsonaro claims I did not mean to use the term 'forgiveness' for the Holocaust, in a historic context; interested parties are attempting to distance me from my Jewish friends
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 7:07 am
  • צילום: EPA
    As President Rivlin prepares to name the person best fit to put together a government, Netanyahu - the obvious choice - will most likely replicate his outgoing coalition made up of right-wing and religious parties; Bennett and Shaked most likely to leave political life
    Posted: April 14, 2019, 6:32 am
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    Syrian media report air defenses activated outside Hama; Syrian opposition claims strikes hit missile development center; Iranians killed, multiple wounded.
    Posted: April 13, 2019, 11:57 am
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    Likud at 36-35 for Blue and White; New right Party of Bennett and Shaked, fails to pass electoral threshold; Netanyahu in negotiations with right-wing parties and Haredim to form a coalition.
    Posted: April 12, 2019, 12:12 am
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    The little craft aimed to end its six-week journey by making the Jewish state one of only four nations in the world to have achieved a lunar landing but an engine failed and mission control lost radio contact as the spacecraft fell and crashed into the moon's surface.
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 9:34 pm
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    The rabbinical committee that oversees 'kosher' phones for Haredi public ordered network operators to block numbers to sexual abuse hotlines.
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 7:31 pm
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    Some 7,000 Sudan nationals took to the streets of Neve Shaanan - known for its large population of African migrants and asylum seekers - sharing their excitement over possibility of going back home after Sudanese autocratic president was ousted by the military
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 1:47 pm
  • צילום SpaceIL/התעשייה האווירית לישראל.
    At a little past 10pm Thursday, the SpaceIL craft will begin its descent to the lunar surface, almost a decade after three entrepenurs decided on the spur of the moment that they would give it a moonshot
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 12:28 pm
  • צילום: שאול גולן, יריב כץ
    The New Right party claims someone is 'cheating right-wing out of votes' after all the absentee ballots - the right-wing party believed would take them over the threshold - were counted; overall number of valid votes currently stands at 4,299,822
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 9:40 am
  • צילום: AFP
    An announcement by the military leadership is expected amid roumors Al-Bashir already out and government officials arrested
    Posted: April 11, 2019, 8:43 am
  • צילום: שגרירות ארה"ב
    Trump expected to release initiative once Netanyahu forms a coalition; plan kept secret with only Greenblatt, Kushner and Ambassador Friedman having regular access to its details; Palestinians, angered by Trump's policies, are not expected to be thrilled.
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 9:14 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    From the triumph kiss of the Netanyahu couple to Gantz's premature victory speech at Blue and White headquarters; these are the images of election night in Israel.
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 6:44 pm
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    Hadash leader Ayman Odeh calls the turnout a 'nightmare' - as joint Balad-Ra'am list apparently fails to pass the threshold; Umm al-Fahm resident: We will teach our politicians a lesson.
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 6:32 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    After final vote count made it clear that Blue and White lack the ability to form a coalition, its leaders conceded while vowing to stay in the game and make life miserable for the Likud from the opposition bench.
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 6:30 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג, אבי מועלם
    Ultra-Orthodox parties made small gains in April 9 vote and may demand more subsidies as price for new coalition; just half of ultra-Orthodox men work, a drag on economy at time of rising budget deficit; Cenbank wants budget cuts, tax hikes to curb shortfall.
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 3:55 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    President says there is a better chance of Israel and Palestinians reaching an agreement after the prime minister's fifth electoral victory; Trump has taken series of steps believed to have helped Netanyahu in election campaign
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 3:53 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    A coalition of gun rights groups want newly minted laws overturned, calling them 'patently unenforceable, unconstitutional, illegal; second lawsuit backed by NRA declares that 'Pittsburgh has violated the rights of its citizens'
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:54 pm
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    Female and ultra-Orthodox MKs will both represent a quarter of the next parliament respectively; first female Haredi MK elected via Blue and White; number of LGBT parliamentarians also on the rise
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:41 pm
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    Some 325,000 ballots might be essentially useless if the count of over 200,000 double envelopes - which are counted last - proves fruitless for parties failing to pass the electoral threshold; Bennett's New Right party appears to be the only one with a chance to enter Knesset
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 9:58 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Airbnb announced it would donate any profits generated for the company to organizations dedicated to humanitarian aid
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 9:21 am
  • צילום: פוינט 2 פוינט
    A right wing and religious coalition gives Netanyahu his victory despite Likud tying with The Blue and White party in seats
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 7:52 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    With 97.3% of the polling stations already counted, Likud and Blue and White each appear to have won 35 seats. The ultra-Orthodox right-wing bloc leads by 10 seats
    Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:22 am
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    While Gantz and Netanyahu both claim victory, the other end of the scale is filled with politicians who await the true results to discover whether they have made it into the 21st Knesset
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 11:32 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    ' We won, the people of Israel have spoken,' said Gantz, while Netanyahu promised he will start forming a rightist government on Tuesday night
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 9:05 pm
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    Two polls show right bloc with more seats, while public broadcaster predicts a tie; future uncertain for Bennett and Shaked's party, with two polls showing them unable to pass the 3.25% threshold.
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 8:25 pm
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    Candidates lament low turnout, call upon their potential voters to get to the polls amid warnings of opposing parties drawing more voters; fake news accusations and mutual condemnation abounds among small rightist parties
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 6:48 pm
  • באדיבות המשפחה
    Bat Yam resident Zina Bar-Ness has been housebound for a decade and a half, but she insisted on casting her ballot 'for the good of the country'
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 5:26 pm
  • צילום: עידו ארז
    Voters arrive at the polls with their children and grandchildren, with some even in swimsuits as they take advantage of a national holiday; most agree that this is a turning point in the country's politics
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 4:13 pm
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    Police, elections ruling body intervene as party claims cameras placed in 'problematic' locations; Hadash-Ta'al: Extreme right-wing using illegal means to prevent Arab citizens from voting.
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 2:23 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס, יעל פרידסון
    PM was the last of the high-profile candidates to vote, with his main challenger making early morning appearance at polling station in his Rosh HaAyin hometown; voter turnout so far appears lower than in 2015 election
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 9:47 am
  • צילום: רן רימון
    With allegations of corruption looming over his campaign and polls pointing to close race, the prime minister moves to the more extreme right wing in an effort to secure his re-election at the expense of his potential coalition partners
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 8:52 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Six voters in their golden years bring in their combined 511 years of experience to their chosen party's campaign, and explain what drives them into action
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 6:27 am
  • צילום: רן רימון
    Election Day gets underway as 6.3 million eligible voters cast their ballots at more than 10,000 locations; voting closes at 10pm in most polling stations, with the final results expected Thursday
    Posted: April 9, 2019, 5:56 am
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    From the settlers uncertain whether to vote for Gantz or Netanyahu to the Likud stronghold of Ashdod; from the moshav where the Blue and White leader was born to the stereotype-busting residents of an Arab city - Ynet gets a snapshot of the people who will decide on Tuesday
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 9:21 pm
  • צילום:, AFP
    Less than 12 hours before polls open; Netanyahu faces his stiffest challenge in a decade, and while he warns of 'a leftist government,' Gantz is banking on voters tiring of PM's long, divisive rule.
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 7:43 pm
  • צילום: אורי דוידוביץ
    Tens of thousands will spend Tuesday in a different country, and while some made their plans before the elections were scheduled, many prefer simply to flee the commotion and be as far away as possible
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 3:31 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Which parties will win enough votes to secure a spot in the Knesset? Who is most likely to form the next government? Can anyone challenge Netanyahu's position as prime minister? Everything you wanted to know about Election Day in one place
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 11:28 am
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    Senior anchor and political commentator praises fellow winners Antonia Yamin and Zvika Klein, says he writes about 'the Jewish people with great pride and great concern'
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 10:00 am
  • צילום: אסף קמר
    While some of Tira's residents are outraged over rightist parties that incite against Arabs, others complain that their very own MKs are focused on the Palestinian issue, while neglecting domestic matters, and some are even voting for Netanyahu
    Posted: April 8, 2019, 6:53 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Some 643 ballot boxes were set up across all military bases in what the head of the elections committee described as 'a celebration of democracy'; for many troops, this is the first election they are legally allowed to vote in
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 9:18 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    Members of animal welfare group - Four Paws International - transport at least 40 animals into Israel from the Rafah zoo to be resettled in sanctuaries in Jordan and South Africa; animals suffered from a combination of neglect and lack of resources
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 7:18 pm
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    With days still left before the April 9 elections, the race for the most sought after government portfolios has already gone underway; Bennett and Lieberman expected to fight it out over the defense minister position, while Kahlon and Feiglin will battle over treasury portfolio
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 5:46 pm
  • Photo: EPA
    PA foreign minister believes the prime minister's promise to declare sovereignty over West Bank is nothing more than election propaganda, but warns that if Netanyahu is serious, the Palestinians 'will resist' such move
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 2:50 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    The Sunday Times reveals The Labour Party has failed to take disciplinary action against hundreds of members accused of anti-Semitism under Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, including those who used racist, sexist slurs
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 12:08 pm
  • צילום: שגרירות ארה"ב
    Critics warn move could open U.S. military and intelligence officials to similar actions by unfriendly governments abroad; Iran warns of 'crushing' response should the Washington go ahead with the decision
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 11:43 am
  • באדיבות היישוב
    PM says no Israeli settlement will be under Palestinian sovereignty, and that he 'will not distinguish between settlement blocs and isolated settlements'
    Posted: April 7, 2019, 7:21 am
  • צילום: AFP
    While Netanyahu brags that there is no country 'better prepared' to combat cyber attacks, the Shin Bet warned in January of foreign election meddling and tech gurus say the government hasn't made the issue a priority
    Posted: April 6, 2019, 6:10 pm
  • צילום: gettyimages
    As he heads to Trump meeting in Washington, the Egyptian president is counting on the US valuing his skills at securing regional stability enough to help him stay in power, and there is very little domestic resistance
    Posted: April 6, 2019, 12:13 pm
  • צילום: צביקה טישלר, יובל חן
    After giving their country their best years, Israel's elderly find they have no strength left to fight – with paltry pensions and meager healthcare, they believe that no one is looking out for them.
    Posted: April 5, 2019, 6:09 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    International Atomic Energy Agency visited multiple times the site in Tehran the prime minister urged to be inspected during his UNGA speech in September, say diplomats familiar with IAEA's work
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 7:39 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Funeral attended by President Rivlin, Prime Minister Netanyahu and relatives of Zachary Baumel, whose remains were found in Syria by Russian troops; US-born soldier disappeared in 1982 battle during First Lebanon War; 'I am letting this land have you … Rest in peace, my dear brother'
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 5:08 pm
  • צילום: קובי גדעון, לע״מ
    Demand comes during Moscow meet between Netanyahu and Putin, as Russian leader holds special ceremony to mark return of IDF soldier's body discovered in Syria by Russian troops 37 years after he vanished in battle
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 3:35 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    '100 dead terrorists, but not a single hair will fall from the heads of IDF soldiers,' says a campaign by far-right party Otzma Yehudit that got Itamar Ben-Gvir banned from social network for a week; would-be MK hits backs, says Facebook has 'extreme-leftist agenda'
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 12:48 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Russia takes credit for the repatriation of deceased MIA Zachary Baumel, says it was a joint Syrian effort; Putin says he is happy the soldier will now get 'necessary military honors at home'
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 12:07 pm
  • צילום רפרודוקציה: עמית שאבי
    After 37 years, incredibly preserved personal items were what gave away the identity of Zachary Baumel, an MIA from the First Lebanon War; 'we couldn't stop ourselves crying,' says intelligence official
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 10:29 am
  • צילום רפרודוקציה: עמית שאבי
    20 sets of remains arrive in Israel after two years of work; Moscow facilitated operation initiated in Israel by Lieberman; only match so far is Baumel
    Posted: April 4, 2019, 7:28 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Jair Bolsonaro echoes remarks made by his country's foreign minister earlier, directly contradicting information on Yad Vashem's official site, saying Nazi movement rose out of right-wing radical groups responding to the rise of communism
    Posted: April 3, 2019, 7:23 pm
  • צילום רפרודוקציה: עמית שאבי
    Brooklyn-born Zachary Baumel was MIA since June 1982 Battle of Sultan Yacoub during the First Lebanon War; remains repatriated this week and handed over to family after identity confirmed by DNA tests
    Posted: April 3, 2019, 3:49 pm
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    Haniyeh says 'no reason' why Hamas cannot discuss prisoner swap, likely involving fallen IDF soldiers, captive civilians; Hamas boss hints that Egypt-mediated talks with Israel progressing well
    Posted: April 3, 2019, 1:07 pm
  • צילום: נדב גולדשטיין, TPS
    Israeli driver opens fire on knife-wielding man who tried to stab him inside his own vehicle; second armed Israeli driver also opens fire in incident near Nablus; no other injuries reported
    Posted: April 3, 2019, 8:21 am
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    Nechama Rivlin, wife of President Reuven Rivlin, is hospitalized in stable condition following severe difficulties in breathing linked to her cardiac situation; the first lady is recovering from a recent lung transplant operation
    Posted: April 3, 2019, 7:15 am
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    The social network removed a number of the pro-Netanyahu accounts that operated as a network to malign his opponents and were exposed in a New York Times and Yedioth Ahronoth exclusive.
    Posted: April 2, 2019, 7:09 pm
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    Terms passed via Egypt include restoring visits, ending policy of jamming cell phones, improving conditions in prisons; conditions presented as part of agreement to restore calm in Gaza after tensions spiked
    Posted: April 2, 2019, 1:41 pm
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