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    Security cameras capture 19-year-old Palestinian sneak up and chase after IDF reservist before stabbing him at a bus stop and fleeing the scene; Two other soldiers are seen rushing to the area and firing toward the terrorist.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:16 pm
  • צילום: gettyImages
    Prime Minister Scott Morrison is reportedly ‘open’ to relocating embassy and recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital; reports on the continent say decision stems from internal political considerations, local Jewish vote.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:15 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Medical sources say dozens of protesters were wounded on Monday by IDF fire as Gazans throw flaming tires over fence and hoist Palestinian flags in a violent seashore demonstration; earlier, IAF aircraft strikes Hamas position.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:58 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Benjamin Netanyahu says at onset of Knesset's winter session that despite Russia's supply of S-300 anti-aircraft system to Syrian army, he maintains 'friendly relations' with President Putin; prime minister adds he is 'doing everything to prevent unnecessary wars.'
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:34 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Guy Erlich's farm produces single-source honey made from lucrative frankincense plants selling for $1,000 a kilogram, but its West Bank location has already lost him a major investor; Erlich hopes to foster cooperation with his Palestinian neighbors and turn his farm into a research center for medicinal plants.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 3:19 pm
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    Israeli fighter jets attack Hamas position in southern Gaza after two terrorists plant explosive, which goes off and damages fence; no IDF soldiers hurt in incident.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:30 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    'Anyone who was looking for an excuse to call early elections will have to find another excuse,' Lieberman says after Agudat Yisrael's Council of Torah Sages decides not to order its MKs to quit the government over the IDF draft law, which would have toppled the coalition.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 1:25 pm
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    Angoach Malkmu Wasa, 36, shot to death by her husband Masresha while her three children were in the next room; the 24-year-old shooter waited for police at the scene.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:46 pm
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    Woman tells police that another woman, known as A., confessed to her that she murdered the 13-year-old girl, making her the third person to whom A. has allegedly confessed to.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 12:14 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Quneitra border crossing in the Golan Heights opens its gates to UN peacekeeping force after UNDOF decides to return to area; Syria also reopens vital crossing with Jordan.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 11:20 am
  • צילום: כונני הצלה ללא גבולות מד"א, תיעוד מבצעי מד"א
    The Palestinian would-be terrorist tried to stab an IDF soldier at a bus stop at the Gitai Junction on Highway 5 and was shot dead by troops from the Artillery Corps' 55th Battalion; no soldiers hurt.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 10:21 am
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    Police sappers and firefighters called to Moshav Yafit, where a cluster of balloons attached with what appears to be a device of some sort was discovered; unclear whether the device is incendiary or explosive.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:44 am
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    Council of Torah Sages for Agudat Yisrael decides its MKs will vote against the legislation, but won't resign when it passes to avoid early elections; 'The tendency is not to topple the government because of the draft law,' says inside source.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:28 am
  • צילום: אתר בתי המשפט
    Justice David Mintz tells police three Palestinians blocked his car near Talmon in the West Bank, advanced on him armed with hammers; he was able to escape the scene; unclear if suspects knew who was the driver they stopped.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:13 am
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Lara Alqasem is contesting government decision to bar her entry into Israel to study at Hebrew University over her past activities in Students for Justice in Palestine; she filed a motion with Supreme Court to block her deportation after Tel Aviv District Court rejected her appeal.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:45 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    While Ashraf Na'alwa, who murdered Kim Levengrond Yehezkel and Ziv Hagbi in a shooting attack, is still at large, security forces prepare to demolish his house; family has 3 days to appeal decision.
    Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:22 am
  • צילום: AP
    Hours after PM Netanyahu and DM Lieberman warned Hamas it would suffer 'very powerful blow' if violence continues in Gaza, Netanyahu decides to wait for mediation team before taking harsh measures against terror organization.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 9:09 pm
  • צילום: ביטחון אשכול
    Flammable objects located in Bat-Yam, Rishon LeZion, Modi'in, and Jerusalem; however, some experts doubt they are launched from Gaza; security officials are seeking suspects.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 7:41 pm
  • צילום: יואב דודקביץ
    Speaking in Jerusalem before 140 foreign journalists, Netanyahu slams Palestinian President for 'rewarding terrorist'; stresses Israel is a strong democracy that also defends the rights of Muslims and Christians and praises President Trump for US Embassy move to Jerusalem.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 6:43 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    After fires erupted in Moshav Netiv HaAsara, Gvaram nature reserve, Kibbutz Or HaNer, and Kibbutz Sa'ad amid incendiary balloons flown from Gaza, the army attacks terrorists in northern Gaza, according to the IDF Spokesperson's Unit.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 5:06 pm
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    Yacoub al-Rawbi, whose wife was killed in a car accident in the West Bank after her vehicle was allegedly pelted with stones by Jewish settlers, claims the family 'does not seek revenge' only 'punishment for murderers'; Settlers in response: 'Statistics show Arabs are usually the ones throwing stones.'
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 1:13 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Netanyahu, reiterating statements made earlier by Defense Minister Lieberman, warns Israeli military is edging closer to 'a different kind of activity' in Gaza Strip and says 'if Hamas has any sense' they would cease all hostilities immediately; adds new draft law is 'a good and balanced law' that 'needs to pass.'
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 11:23 am
  • צילום: ירון ברנר
    The defense minister insists that after months of violent border riots and incendiary balloon terror, Israel has exhausted all options and reached the point of no return; believes Netanyahu should not resign despite prime minister's multiple corruption investigations.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 9:06 am
  • צילום: אבי מועלם, אלכס קולומויסקי
    Shai Nitzan, who serves as acting attorney general, submits recommendation to the government, saying the culture minister's proposed amendment, which seeks to deny state funds to artists who denigrate national values and symbols, 'raises serious legal concerns,' and will be difficult to defend in High Court of Justice.
    Posted: October 14, 2018, 7:46 am
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    Aisha al-Rawbi's husband claims she was killed when settlers pelted their vehicle with stones; Abbas calls her a martyr who sacrificed for her homeland; Israeli security forces fear increase in Jewish revenge attacks after 2 terror attacks.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 7:51 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Startup Aerialax is developing a drone that can detect and intercept incendiary balloons and kites from Gaza; residents hope to purchase one for each town in border area.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 6:11 pm
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Family of Lt. Hadar Goldin asks court to order government to implement Security Cabinet decisions meant to put pressure on Hamas; court determines developments since petition was submitted show decisions are being implemented, making the petition redundant.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 5:49 pm
  • צילום: AP
    The defense minister ordered the halt of gas and fuel supply to the Gaza Strip after terrorists blew up a hole in the border fence on Friday and infiltrated Israel; Haniyeh: 'Our marches are not for diesel fuel or dollars, and it is our right to lift the siege and live in dignity.'
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 4:57 pm
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    Amid Palestinian claims the woman was killed by rock dropped on her vehicle by Jewish settlers, police launch investigation, but ask court for media blackout; 'Our daughter screamed and wept seeing her mother dying,' says husband of Aisha al-Rawbi.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 3:48 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    Government study argues figure of millions refugees presented by UNRWA is misleading; Jewish State doesn't acknowledge 5 million descendants of 1948 original refugees.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 1:39 pm
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    After civilian finds and hands over to the police cluster of suspicious objects found in Ein Karem, security forces call upon public to avoid any contact with flammable balloons; sappers neutralize balloons; neither casualties nor damage reported.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 12:38 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Delivering a speech from his hiding place, Hezbollah's Secretary-General says terror organization refuses to comment on PM Netanyahu's remarks at the UNAG, which revealed the exact location Hezbollah is hiding its precision-missile factories; adds 'we exposed Netanyahu's false allegations regarding the missile factory near Beirut's airport; urges Arab countries to unite against the US.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 10:55 am
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    Police launch investigation into incident in which Aisha al-Rawbi, 47, from the village of Biddya, was reportedly killed by Jewish settlers who hurled stones at a vehicle she and her husband were riding in near Tapuach junction.
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 8:48 am
  • צילום: EPA
    After United Nations peacekeeping mission had to evacuate from demilitarized zone between the Israeli Golan and Syria amid its civil war, US Amb. to UN Nikki Haley says both countries had agreed to reopen Quneitra crossing on Monday; adds that opening will 'allow UN peacekeepers to step up their efforts to prevent hostilities in Golan Heights region.'
    Posted: October 13, 2018, 7:44 am
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    A court in Tel Aviv rejects the appeal of Lara Alqasem, the American student detained at Ben Gurion Airport for allegedly supporting BDS; her lawyer: 'this is a sad day'; Erdan: 'important ruling that gives us strength to fight BDS.'
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 7:05 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    After placing an explosive device and blowing up the border fence, 20 terrorists infiltrate Israeli territory; soldiers shoot three Palestinians advancing towards IDF position; 15,000 Palestinians demonstrate at several locations along the Gaza border fence; at least 7 Palestinians were killed during the riots; Lieberman stops fuel tankers from entering into the Strip.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 5:40 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    IDF reports: a motorized parachute infiltrates the airspace of an IDF base in the center of the country and comes dangerously close to a fighter jet; No injuries reported.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 3:23 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Ismail Haniyeh says negotiations, mediated by Egypt and UN, over potential ceasefire arrangement are still ongoing and emphasizes that group is willing to agree to 'quiet in exchange for the lifting of the blockade,' In addition, Hamas releases statement criticizing Palestinian Authority for trying to curb Qatari efforts to supply fuel to Gaza.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 12:41 pm
  • מתוך הטוויטר של בנימין נתניהו
    Netanyahu, accompanied by wife Sara and son Yair, makes condolence visits to homes of Kim Levengrond Yehezkel and Ziv Hagbi, who were killed in Alon recycling factory shooting, and promises their killer will be brought to justice.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 10:59 am
  • צילום: דוברות המשטרה
    For the first time, a suspicious balloon with Arabic writing is found in the central city; school matron in Eshkol locates device during routine inspection of the premises; In addition, large fire near a railway track in Sderot prompts authorities to close nearby road due to heavy smoke.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 9:26 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Security forces arrest 19-year-old Palestinian who carried out a terror attack outside Samaria Territorial Brigade base on Thursday, which left two people wounded; Defense Minister Lieberman praises capture and warns 'abominable murderer' from Barkan attack that same fate awaits him as well.
    Posted: October 12, 2018, 7:22 am
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    A 19-year-old Ashkelon resident convicted of thousands of counts of extortion and making false statements— after terrorizing airlines and institutions around the world—is in trouble once again; after failing to escape a prison service's vehicle, he claims bombs were planted in various Israeli schools and hotels.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 9:44 pm
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    Four cities in Guatemala, the only country besides the USA to maintain its embassy in Jerusalem, have named streets, a square, with the symbolic name following an initiative by the Israeli embassy.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 9:40 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Two months after navy stopped a Swedish ship trying to break Gaza siege, pro-Israeli Swedes dismayed at their country’s stance organize a solidarity voyage; ship to welcome visitors at Herzliya Marina until October 22.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 9:40 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    Defense minister tweeted intention to 'strengthen Jewish settlements with actions, not words,' says plan includes apartments, kindergartens and public spaces; Stav Shaffir criticizes decision, saying it 'favores extremists.'
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 8:03 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    IDF Spokesperson's Unit releases footage of Combat Engineering Corps's search for attack tunnels near Gaza border region as well as demolition of a cross-border Hamas tunnel in Khan Younis on Thursday; Lt. Col. R., who participated in operation: 'At no time did it pose a threat or danger.'
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 7:46 pm
  • צילום: בראל אפרים
    Netanyahu tours guided-missile destroyer, seen in Israeli southern port for first time in 19 years, and emphasizes that warship's visit is a message to states 'in Middle East and beyond' that Israeli policy against Iranian entrenchment in Syria has 'full support' of Trump administration.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 7:17 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    A small number of anti-Israel protesters hold 'stop the hypocrisy' signs as the president, on his official visit, lays wreaths for Holocaust victims, resistance fighters and expresses gratitude to Danish people for rescue of Jewish population who were ferried to neutral Sweden.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 6:03 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Lara Alqasem, the American student detained at Ben Gurion Airport for allegedly supporting BDS, appeals the decision to bar her entry into the country; her lawyer: 'she is a member of a small organization, you created a demon'; Israel says group advocates boycotting Israel.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 5:17 pm
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    Be'er Sheva District Court overturns parole board's decision to grant early release to Hani Dari, who drove terrorist guilty of stabbing Border Police officer in 2017, ruling he still poses danger to public safety and country's security; Judge Yael Raz-Levy: 'We believe the parole board’s decision contains a number of errors.'
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 4:51 pm
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    An Israel-themed sound and light display is screened on the facade of the the German Historical Museum during the Berlin Festival of Lights, meters away from the famous book burning site at Bebelplatz; 'Nothing is more symbolic than this,' says Israeli diplomat.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 1:21 pm
  • צילום: AP
    'It was clear the Mercedes would win. Who would've thought to have a Mercedes compete with a SEAT, other than real men?' the Egyptian president says at event marking 45 years to war, saying great losses Israel suffered led it to sign peace treaty.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 1:10 pm
  • צילום: מאיר עמרני
    Terrorist escapes towards Huwara after moderately wounding a reservist soldier waiting at bus stop outside the Samaria Territorial Brigade base; civilian woman lightly hurt from shrapnel; security forces are in pursuit of terrorist.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 12:29 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Terror tunnel infiltrated 200 meters into Israel from central Gaza Strip; IDF notes 'development of construction methods, use of different materials, and links to Hamas tunnel network'; tunnel located several months, and IDF studied and examined it before destroying it.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 11:04 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    In light of police investigation into alleged quid pro quo relationship between the prime minister and Bezeq shareholder Shaul Elovitch, the government is expected to strip Netanyahu of powers concerning the telecommunications giant.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 10:47 am
  • צילום: AP
    'The onus for expelling Iran from the country falls on the Syrian government,' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, adding 'removal of all Iranian and Iranian-backed forces from Syria is a priority.'
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 9:33 am
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    'I don't blame Lucy Aharish for seducing the soul of a Jewish man in order to hurt our state and prevent more Jewish offspring from continuing the Jewish lineage,' the Likud MK writes on the Arab journalist's marriage to actor Tsahi Halevi, adding: 'No more assimilation.'
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 7:54 am
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    Public security minister recommends awarding Ari Fuld, a former IDF paratrooper murdered while fighting a terrorist last month, with the highest medal—the Civilian Courage Award; 'Ari Fuld demonstrated supreme courage, while putting his own life on the line,' Erdan writes.
    Posted: October 11, 2018, 7:21 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    After the defense minister calls to 'kick Zoabi out of the Knesset,' dubbing her a 'terrorist,' the Arab MK complained to the Ethics Committee; in his response to the complaint, Lieberman doubles down on his comments.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 8:41 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Public security minister says Israel has the right to protect itself and decide who enters its borders amid international criticism over the detention of American graduate student suspected of supporting boycott against Israel.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 8:20 pm
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    Under mediation of the UN cultural agency, Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian delegations compromised on resolutions covering the protection of Jerusalem's Old City and Palestinian education; UNESCO hopes Israel would reconsider quitting the organization.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 8:09 pm
  • צילום: צחי שדה
    Women working in Israeli high-tech companies pose around a cardboard cutout of German Chancellor Merkel for an alternative photo to one released by the Foreign Ministry of Merkel at round table discussion in Jerusalem to which only men were invited.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 7:50 pm
  • צילום: FPF
    Computer analyst Edward Snowden, who is wanted by the US on espionage charges, will speak at private event in Israel to officials in different fields of Israeli economy; he will address them using a secure video link.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 7:16 pm
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    Seven suspects, including two officials in the Israel Land Authority, arrested on charges of bribery, fraud, breach of trust, and conspiring to commit a crime; they are suspected of providing information to benefit others in return for bribes.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 6:09 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    IDF chief presents the Gaza Division with a commendation for its contribution to the military and to Israel’s security during ongoing Gaza border riots; 'Gaza Division is a symbol of operational excellence at all levels,' Eisenkot says.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 5:45 pm
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    Four fires break out in Shaar HaNegev Regional Council as a result of incendiary balloons flown from Gaza into Israel; security forces in the area report surge in explosive balloons as well.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 5:25 pm
  • צילום: חיים צח / לע"מ
    Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov tells PM Netanyahu UN Security Council must support any change concerning sovereignty over Golan Heights, otherwise, 'it would constitute as violation of existing accords'; PM: 'Israel in Golan Heights is a fact international community must acknowledge.'
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 2:06 pm
  • צילום: עמית שעבי
    Family of Ronen Lubarsky, an elite Duvdevan unit soldier who was killed during an operation near Ramallah, is boycotting the trial of assailant saying the state ignores their petition to enforce death penalty: 'we ask for a legitimate existing penalty in military law… it could prevent future terror attacks.'
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 11:56 am
  • Photo:Associated Press
    American graduate Lara Alqasem was detained at airport for a week, being accused of supporting BDS movement; Alqasem says never actively participated in boycott campaigns.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 10:47 am
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    After sending the Tenzer family a letter stating parents of family live in “Jerusalem”, while their 2 children live in “Palestinian territories,” Belgian consulate announces confusion stemmed from a computer technical error.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 10:35 am
  • צילום: שאול גולן
    In wake of decision not to bring Surrogacy Law amendment up to vote at opening of Knesset's winter session, LGBT community stages demonstration near Likud party conference.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 9:20 am
  • צילום: AFP
    According to data provided by the organization, 11,920 dunams of farmland and woodland were set on fire by incendiary kites and balloons flown from Gaza into Israel over the last six months; 'It's a severe blow to nature,' says one of the firefighter in the Gaza border communities.
    Posted: October 10, 2018, 7:09 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    In meeting with elite Duvdevan unit, defense minister asserts that Ashraf Walid Suleiman Na'alwa will be soon captured; PM Netanyahu expects 'it won't take long before this despicable perpetrator is apprehended.'
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 8:54 pm
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    Following Palestinian documentation of rioter crossing Gaza border fence, IDF releases footage of Monday's border clashes showing demonstrator setting fire to abandoned IDF post.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 7:49 pm
  • צילום: ששון תירם
    Eight petitions have been filed to HCJ demanding it to strike down the contentious law; any interference by the court would be 'foolish' and 'dangerous,' justice minister says.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 6:24 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Qatar, backed by the UN, bypasses Palestinian leader Abbas and transfers fuel into Gaza to ease conditions in the coastal enclave and avoid escalation; the transfer, scheduled to begin last week but was, was delayed due to PA objections.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 5:25 pm
  • צילום: AP
    The New York Times reports that Rick Gates asked Petah Tikva-based Psy-Group to prepare proposals to launch a smear campaign against Hillary Clinton and use fake online accounts to sway Republican delegates and undecided voters in Trump's favor.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 2:15 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    The prime minister says his government is 'making an effort to resolve the draft issue. If we find a way, we'd be happy to continue (with this government) until the end of the year. If not, we would have to call early elections.'
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 1:44 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    Citing the dispute over the IDF draft bill, Shas leader says issue 'can be resolved' but 'no one is making an effort' to do so, explaining that 'no one sat down with us and the Defense Ministry to see how we could reach a formula that would be acceptable to everyone.'
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 11:45 am
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    Sarah Vettori, who was shot in the stomach by terrorist in Barkan attack, says warehouse employee from West Bank tried to stop the bleeding and kept her conscious by stroking her face and whispering 'habibti, habibti'; meanwhile, recycling factory's management decides to close it until further notice.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 9:12 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Egyptian intelligence chief Abbas Kamel to hold series of meetings in the PA, Israel and Jordan in effort to promote agreement to end the violence in Gaza; Cairo sees Abbas's intransigence as an obstacle.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 8:56 am
  • צילום: AFP
    In the wake of 5 months of arson terror in the south, WJC CEO Robert Singer tells the UN 'Hamas is committing consistent environmental crimes,' calls upon the UNEP to join 22,000 signatories in condemning the terror organization.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 7:29 am
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    Some 5,000 Palestinians clash with IDF on the border, throwing explosives and stones at troops; 11 said wounded from IDF fire; one rioter injured after grenade explodes in his hand; on the beach, 11th flotilla of boats sets sail towards Israeli waters in effort to break blockade.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 6:57 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Following deadly Barkan terror attack, officials in the West Bank explain flaws in security that allowed the terrorist to enter the industrial zone with a rifle: lack of machines to flag Palestinian workers with terror ties, unmanned security checkpoints and insufficient metal detectors.
    Posted: October 9, 2018, 6:23 am
  • צילום: מתוך עמוד הפייסבוק של המחבל
    Threatening to shoot him, Ashraf Walid Suleiman Na'alwa reportedly made a 20-year-old cleaner from Nablus tie up Kim Levengrond Yehezkel, allowing the cleaner to escape before continuing his killing spree.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 9:31 pm
  • צילום: אפי שריר
    The prime minister promises to 'catch the abhorrent murderer and we will settle accounts with him'; during event on the Golan Heights, Netanyahu adds that 'Israel in the Golan is a fact the international community must recognize, otherwise Iran and Hezbollah will be on the shores of the Kinneret.'
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 7:05 pm
  • צילום: שאול גולן
    'Every terrorist should know he would be executed and that his family will suffer for his crimes,' father of Kim Levengrond Yehezkel tells Education Minister Naftali Bennett as he visits the family; 'I don't know what to say to my infant grandchild,' Kim's mother laments.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 6:08 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Education minister and member of the Security Cabinet criticizes loss of deterrence following horrific terror attack at the Barkan industrial zone, calling to shoot to kill Palestinians infiltrating Israel from Gaza to plant bombs, put an end to PA's benefits to terrorists and demolish terrorists' homes.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 5:08 pm
  • צילום: shutterstock
    High Court's decision to improve prisoners' living conditions will force the Israel Prison Service to release 1,000 prisoners, including 300 security prisoners; bill proposal to grant administrative early release to prisoners with up to 20-year sentences.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 4:12 pm
  • צילום: רועי רובינשטיין
    Hundreds attend funeral of Ziv Hagbi, 35, who was murdered in a terror attack at the Barkan industrial zone; 'I’ll take care of the family down here, until we meet again, brother,' his brother Or vows; 'I cannot describe what it’s like to live without you,' says second brother Itay.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 3:16 pm
  • Photo: AP
    In an interview with AP, Nir Barkat says UN agency promotes anti-Israel incitement, adding state can provide better education and health services to capital's Palestinian residents; Despite mayor's earlier announcement that he plans to shut down the body, municipality does not have legal authority to do so.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 12:43 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Netanyahu emphasizes no discussions were held with ultra-Orthodox parties on draft bill, which threatens to dismantle coalition; 'I hear they are asking about the elections’ date... The answer is that no decision was made regarding the matter.'
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 12:04 pm
  • צילום: יעל פרץ
    Police say a cigarette with an explosive fuse was attached to suspicious device, which was found in a backyard of a residential home in the settlement of Givat Ze'ev; owners evacuated from the house; 'disaster was avoided.'
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 11:47 am
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    Sarah Vettori recalls moments of horror when she found herself face to face with 23-year-old terrorist, describing how she was minutes away from death: 'All I kept thinking was that I must breathe and it will be alright'; 54 year old adds that coexistence in the area will not be shaken.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 11:07 am
  • צילום: באדיבות "אנשי הדממה"
    Investigation into Alon recycling factory shooting reveals Ashraf Na'alwa wrote uplifting Facebook posts and filmed himself listening to music in Hebrew days before taking an M-16 assault rifle to his workplace and killing Kim Levengrond Yehezkel and Ziv Hagbi.
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 8:49 am
  • צילום: AP
    The industrial zone's perception as a center of a joint economic success appears to have been shattered after a 23-year-old Palestinian murdered Ziv Hagbi and Kim Levengrond Yehezkel with an M-16 rifle; Alon recycling factory employees say incident 'destroyed everything.'
    Posted: October 8, 2018, 7:36 am
  • צילום: AP
    Family of the Barkan terror attack victim eulogize during the proceedings at Rosh HaAyin cemetery, promising she will never be forgotten; Kim’s father: 'I'm sorry I was not there with you’; Communications Minister Ayoob Kara attends ceremony on behalf of government.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 9:48 pm
  • צילום: מתוך עמוד הפייסבוק של המחבל
    IDF Spokesperson’s Unit says house of 23-year-old terrorist, who shot dead two people in Alon Group recycling factory, has already been mapped; Palestinian source adds local security forces assist in manhunt due to assessment that perpetrator would rather surrender to Palestinian Authority.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 6:55 pm
  • צילום: יריב כץ
    Iris Hagbi says those responsible for her son's death deserve to be killed and adds that her son, who is survived by three children and a wife, would have celebrated his 35th birthday on Saturday; 'the terrorist's family should suffer,' she exclaims.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 5:05 pm
  • צילום: ראובן קסטרו
    After being charged with fraud, breach of trust, aggravated fraudulent receipt of goods, trial of PM Netanyahu's wife begins; if convicted, Sara Netanyahu could face up to five years in prison.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 2:28 pm
  • צילום: AP
    In first talk since Moscow delivered the S-300 system to Syria, both leaders hold conversation during which they agree to continue military coordination between countries.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 1:23 pm
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    28-year-old woman, and 35-year-old man were murdered in shooting attack in WB; special security forces are still conducting a manhunt to capture assailant.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 12:23 pm
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    A man and woman are pronounced dead after being critically wounded, while an additional woman is moderately wounded in the Barkan industrial area after a 23-year-old Palestinian who was employed there opened fire with an M-16 assault rifle; security forces are conducting a manhunt to capture the suspect.
    Posted: October 7, 2018, 6:49 am
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Politicians say glass ceiling not yet broken in local politics, after women quit mayoral races in Israel's two biggest cities; MK Touma-Sliman: 'there is still very much of a conservative, male-dominated, patriarchal atmosphere in politics'; women make up only 13% of all council members in the country.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 7:47 pm
  • צילום: חדשות 24/7 בפייסבוק
    Residents report seeing balloons coming out of Gaza minutes before massive fire breaks out in moshav in the Eshkol Regional Council; firefighters, security personnel and farmers work to keep flames away from greenhouses.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 6:57 pm
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    Following criticism in Gaza for giving an interview to Yedioth Ahronoth, Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar insists he did not know the interview will be published in Hebrew—despite having message to Israeli public; interview met with mostly suspicion and skepticism in Israel.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 5:38 pm
  • צילום: אפי שריר
    After 20,000 Palestinians clashed with IDF troops Friday, hurling burning tires and explosive devices at soldiers, Defense Minister Lieberman orders to reduce Gaza's fishing zone from a range of nine nautical miles to six.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 2:31 pm
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    Yoram Elhaj wakes up at dawn to see his car up in flames; says police send him to do lie detector test, do nothing to find perpetrators; police say incident has yet to be examined.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 1:21 pm
  • צילום: MCT
    'There are no refugees in our city,' says Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat's who plans to remove the United Nations Relief and Works Agency from capital and replace it with Israeli services.'
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 10:54 am
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    According to the pan-Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat, following the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system transfer to Syria, Moscow's is attempting to 'ease tensions in the area and lower the chance of friction.'
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 10:02 am
  • צילום: רועי עידן
    'We have ability to turn the Gaza border region and its settlements into a place that is not life worthy,' says newly elected Islamic Jihad leader.
    Posted: October 6, 2018, 8:37 am
  • צילום: יריב כץ
    Ministers of tourism and environment are questioned in Cases 1000 and 2000 at same time as prime minister's interrogation; police reject Netanyahu's attempts to downplay investigation, insisting there is 'meat, and there are quite a few bones.'
    Posted: October 5, 2018, 9:59 pm
  • צילום: EAP
    French Foreign Ministry says it is 'concerned' by Russia's delivery of advanced anti-aircraft defense system to Assad's army since it has potential to intensify regional tensions and 'remove the prospect of a political settlement of the Syrian crisis.'
    Posted: October 5, 2018, 5:56 pm
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    Palestinian health ministry says at least three protesters were killed by Israeli fire during border clashes as thousands of demonstrators gather along the security fence; IDF closes at least 4 roads adjacent to the strip; Prime Minister Netanyahu stresses that country 'would take strong action against Gaza for every action against Israel.'
    Posted: October 5, 2018, 3:34 pm
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    Investigators question the prime minister for 4.5 hours; PMO: 'Now it's clear that not only is there no meat in the prime minister's investigation, there isn't even a bone.'
    Posted: October 5, 2018, 12:51 pm
  • צילום: עמית הובר
    'We got through the High Holy Days just as we had planned, without a war erupting and while exacting a heavy price from the rioters on the Gaza border,' says defense minister, hinting at Israeli response now that holidays are over.
    Posted: October 5, 2018, 7:58 am
  • צילום: MCT
    Mayor Nir Barkat says UN agency for Palestinian refugees operates illegally and promotes incitement against Israel; schools, clinics and sports centers to be transferred to Israeli authorities.
    Posted: October 4, 2018, 8:48 pm
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    Jennifer Alpenbein detained and taken to Population and Immigration Authority's office while waiting at a bus station; Authority says she didn't apply for an Israeli citizenship and her residence permit had expired.
    Posted: October 4, 2018, 8:15 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס, EPA
    At a press conference with German chancellor Merkel, prime minister sends a message to the Palestinian president: 'If Hamas thinks it can attack Israel, it will be making a mistake— our response will be very harsh'; German chancellor downplays the countries' dispute over Iran, saying the sides are 'absolutely in agreement.'
    Posted: October 4, 2018, 6:29 pm
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    Security footage shows an 8-year-old child hurl an object at troops before fleeing the scene as 'little boy running' is heard on the radio; Earlier, Palestinian man throws explosive device at soldiers in Qalqilya.
    Posted: October 4, 2018, 4:44 pm
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