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  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    The motion to hold snap election passes with a 94-0 vote, hours after the deadline to form a coalition government expired
    Posted: December 12, 2019, 7:06 am
  • Photo: Amit Shabi
    Patients parked in hospital hallways, people left without medication, and children left out on the street: the MKs bicker among themselves, and 9 million people are left to face the fallout
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 10:33 pm
  • Photo: Amit Shabi
    Final deadline for forming new government expires after three months of fruitless coalition negotiations, propelling Israel into its third parliamentary vote in 12 months; new elections expected to take place on March 2, 2020
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 10:29 pm
  • Photo: Yoav Dudkevitch
    Fast-tracked legislation sets March 2 as date of unprecedented third national ballot in 12 months; efforts to find MK with support of 61 lawmakers who could try to form government expire at midnight
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 9:00 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    Announcement comes after Blue and White head Gantz says PM triggered year-long political crisis due to his desire for parliamentary immunity for criminal charges he is now facing, calls on veteran leader to drop bid and join unity government
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 3:10 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    Fast-tracked legislation sets March 2 as date of unprecedented third national ballot in 12 months; efforts to find MK with support of 61 lawmakers who could try to form government expire at midnight
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 3:03 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Executive order will broaden existing working definition of anti-Semitism to that of International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance; Israel welcomes move, with FM calling it 'important step in fight against BDS movement'
    Posted: December 11, 2019, 8:10 am
  • Photo: ImageSat International (ISI)
    Footage by ImageSat International reveals large scale excavation works, apparently conducted by pro-Iranian militias, along the Syria-Iraq border where over the past few weeks Israel carried out several massive airstrikes
    Posted: December 10, 2019, 6:19 pm
  • Photo: Amit Shaabi
    MKs from Israel's 2 biggest parties, Likud and Blue and White, draft the legislation which is expected to be approved on Wednesday; the elections, likely to be held on March 2, will be the record 3rd in less than 12 months
    Posted: December 10, 2019, 5:20 pm
  • Photo: Amit Shabi
    MK considered main challenger to PM's leadership of Likud, says central issues are future of his party, extricating the country from its current political impasse as it faces third round of elections in a 12-month period
    Posted: December 10, 2019, 11:28 am
  • Photo: Gil Yohanan
    Former Jewish Agency chair, MK and minister who spent nine years in Russian jail, mostly in isolation, says he is 'humbled' by $1 million award, warns 'freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction'
    Posted: December 10, 2019, 9:17 am
  • Photo: Dana Kopel
    Netanyahu claims such a treaty is important for Israel's security and wants to advance this agreement as well as the annexation of the Jordan Valley before the American elections
    Posted: December 10, 2019, 6:31 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Luxemburg FM says a two-state solution is being taken apart 'piece by piece, day after day,' and that it is time to consider recognizing Palestine as a state
    Posted: December 9, 2019, 7:05 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    According to Russian military aviation blog, IAF airstrike was planned for last Saturday and targeted advanced weapons shipment, which included high-tech defense systems, from Iran to secret T-4 airbase
    Posted: December 9, 2019, 4:15 pm
  • Photo: Shaul Golan
    Half a million families, among them one million children, are below poverty line, Latet says; half of the elderly in need cannot heat their homes in winter or adapt them to medical needs; more than half of children receiving aid do not have enough to eat
    Posted: December 9, 2019, 12:21 pm
  • Photo: Elad Malka
    Knesset members have until midnight Wednesday to present a lawmaker who has mustered the support of 61 MKs or the parliament will be forced to dissolve itself and the country will hold fresh elections
    Posted: December 9, 2019, 10:49 am
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    Vehicles have their tires punctured and racist inscriptions are spray-painted on cars and homes in the area; 'These radicals want to stir up trouble in the area', says father of slain Palestinian teenager
    Posted: December 9, 2019, 8:39 am
  • Photo: Screenshot
    Likud institute declares party leadership vote contingent upon staging of third general elections; Sa'ar gains support as fears of losing right-wing rule deepen
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 8:49 pm
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    Norwegian legislature passes decision to retain monetary aid to PA's education system after report shows Palestinian textbooks rife with incitement to violence and terrorism
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 7:01 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    Nikki Haley says by voting for a UN resolution for the Palestinian right to self-determination, drafted by North Korea, the North American state 'traded its integrity for a seat on Security Council,' which held 'monthly Israel-bashing session'
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 1:49 pm
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    The attack is said to have taken place in the area where last month 23 Iranian Revolutionary Guards had been killed in a confirmed Israeli raid; reports come just hours after Netanyahu calls on Europe to come out against Tehran's 'murderousness'
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 12:50 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    Democratic presidential hopeful says proposed annexation of West Bank settlements would be a 'fundamental mistake,' but says withdrawing military aid from the Jewish state is akin to 'kicking France out of NATO'
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 10:44 am
  • Photo: Sa
    There are fears of floods as the rainfall is expected to last for at least three days, with temperatures finally dipping to December's average after an especially dry and hot month of November
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 9:02 am
  • Photo: Roee Idan
    The IDF attacks come in response to at least 3 rockets, intercepted by the Iron Dome, fired at the southern city of Sderot just hours earlier; 'Israel must bear the consequences,' says the terror group in a statement
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 7:43 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    The president spoke at the Israeli American Council national summit that is financially backed by one of his top supporters, the husband-and-wife duo of Miriam and Sheldon Adelson
    Posted: December 8, 2019, 6:16 am
  • Photo: EPA
    The resolution states that only the outcome of a two-state solution that enhances stability and security for Israel and Palestinians can both ensure the state of Israel’s survival as a Jewish and democratic state and fulfill the legitimate aspirations of the Palestinian people for a state of their own
    Posted: December 6, 2019, 10:03 pm
  • Photo: Israel Police
    Border Police officer Jamaysa Yael Bontong was born in Israel 20 years ago to a Filipina mother and Thai father, but never had Israeli nationality; when her commanders discovered that she wasn't a citizen, they embarked on a mission that ended in a very special ceremony
    Posted: December 6, 2019, 9:23 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Poland's Foreign Ministry called her visit 'historic,' in an obvious acknowledgment of the unique status Auschwitz has in the world's collective memory. The ministry also noted that it was just the third visit of an incumbent head of a German government
    Posted: December 6, 2019, 12:56 pm
  • Photo: Tali Orpali
    According to a New York Times report Iran has been building a stockpile of short-range ballistic missiles inside Iraq capable of threatening both Israel and Saudi Arabia
    Posted: December 6, 2019, 6:58 am
  • Photo: EPA
    IDF officials say neither the destruction of the terror group's attack tunnels, nor the Lebanese faction's recent domestic problems have undermined Iranian-backed Hezbollah's preparations for a war with Israel
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 8:13 pm
  • Photo: GPO
    Netanyahu adds that during his meeting with Secretary of State Pompeo in Lisbon, the two agreed to move forward with plans for a joint defense treaty; PM also denies reports of him agreeing to serve only 6 months as premier as part of the rotation agreement with Blue and White
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 6:55 pm
  • Photo: IAI
    In a deal, worth some $115 million, 8 radar systems capable of detecting incoming targets - from a mortar shell to a ballistic missile - are expected to be supplied to the NATO nation over a period of 8 years
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 4:48 pm
  • Photo: IDF Spokesperson
    Seven people set to be indicted, pending a hearing, in what is known in Israel as Case 3000, including Netanyahu's personal attorney and cousin David Shimron, former Israel Navy commander Eliezer Marom and PM's ex-chief of staff David Sharan
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 3:02 pm
  • Photo: Avi Moalem
    PM's main political rival slams incitement from Netanyahu supporters, denies plans to split from party taking other members with him, and says he intends to 'legitimately' compete for Likud leadership
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 2:03 pm
  • Photo: Roee Idan
    Israeli students fall below OECD average overall in reading, math and science, putting Israel 37th out of 77 countries; Education Ministry creating working group to explore ways to improve situation in Arab-speaking schools
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 12:54 pm
  • Photo: Associated Press
    Ambassadors urge UN chief to probe Tehran's inconsistencies with Security Council resolution endorsing 2015 nuclear deal, citing footage posted on social media in April of previously unseen flight test of new Shahab-3 medium-range ballistic missile variant
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 10:57 am
  • Photo: Avi  Moalem
    Israel Katz says no talks in Jerusalem over prospect of Labour leader winning on Dec. 12 or future of intelligence and security ties with Britain should vehemently pro-Palestinian MP, who has pledged to tighten arms sales to Israel, become prime minister
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 10:53 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    Development comes just a day after France's National Assembly passes similar motion declaring anti-Zionism as form of anti-Semitism, incorporating examples outlined by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 10:13 am
  • Photo: Amit Shabi
    Liberman shuts door on government efforts, says Israel is going to unprecedented third elections in a year, blames stubbornness of both big parties
    Posted: December 5, 2019, 7:23 am
  • Photo: GPO
    Meeting with Pompeo in Lisbon, Netanyahu says Iranian issue focus of talks, calls for tougher measure on Tehran, says he has given up on expecting European states to join measures
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 8:38 pm
  • Photo: Archive
    Saudi's Al Arabiya says arsenal was at airbase in Al Bukamal, close to Iraqi border, which has been previously targeted in airstrikes attributed to Israel by foreign media
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 7:22 pm
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    Palestinian officials says Cairo trying to reach agreement on long-term period of calm, as Egyptian officials host Hamas and Islamic Jihad leaders in capital; despite talks, Hamas set to resume often violent weekly protests along Gaza border fence after three-week hiatus
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 4:40 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    Officers involved in recruiting members of the ultra-Orthodox community say apparent discrepancies down to a change in which recruits are defined as ultra-Orthodox, data from previous years now viewed as inflated due to inclusion of non-Haredi draftees
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 3:30 pm
  • Photo: Itamar Eichner
    PM goes on the offensive, blaming political deadlock on Blue and White that apparently rejected all the Likud's offers, just minutes before his departure for Portugal where he is set to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 12:58 pm
  • Photo: Screenshot
    The terror group publishes leaflets featuring violent imagery, calling on the enclave’s residents to come out in droves for the March of Return on Friday after a three-week long hiatus
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 9:37 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    Religious but not ultra-Orthodox, or completely secular recruits were counted by military's Haredi recruitment division in order to double the actual uninspiring figures, according to the investigation conducted by KAN
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 8:46 am
  • Photo: AFP
    New York man convicted of providing material support to terror group by seeking targets for terrorist attacks; attended several Hezbollah training camps in Lebanon
    Posted: December 4, 2019, 7:14 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    Hamas officials were angered by the suggestion that the FriendShip evangelical group promoting Israeli tourism on the backs of Palestinian suffering
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 9:25 pm
  • Photo: Miriam Legard
    French parliament passes new bill after wave of anti-Semitic attacks on country's Jewry; Israeli diplomats praise initiative, call for further action against BDS
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 9:03 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    Gantz and Netanyahu met for 45 minutes in Tel Aviv in another barren attempt to form unity government; Likud claims that despite 'great concessions', Gantz refuses unity due to veto imposed by Yair Lapid; Blue and white: 'Likud chairman has not brought any new proposal fitting his legal situation'
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 6:20 pm
  • Photo: Elad Malka
    With a little over week until Israel is forced to hold a third round elections in a year if no government is formed, Blue and White and Likud leaders remain adamant in their terms for a coalition with a rotating premier
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 3:39 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    The Palestinian town, located in the West Bank, is preparing for its busiest festive season in decades with several new hotels and longer opening hours for the Church of the Nativity, where Christians believe Jesus was born
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 12:18 pm
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    Young men from Kalandia refugee camp assault Jaffa resident Sammy; PA authorities encourage Palestinians to report any 'deviant' behavior, threaten to 'hunt down' and arrest anybody who attends LGBQT events
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 10:45 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    UN envoy Danon accuses world of 'focusing only on Palestinian refugees while erasing the story of hundreds of thousands of Jews from the history pages,' referring to those who were driven out of their homes and countries in the period of the creation of the State of Israel
    Posted: December 3, 2019, 9:15 am
  • Photo: Getty Images
    A new election would not only buy the PM additional time in office, it would also give him the opportunity to secure a more sympathetic parliament that would support immunity
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 8:43 pm
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    Due to lack of safety procedures, lack of manpower, and authority indifference, fatalities among construction workers in Israel has increased from 38 to 43 in 2019, life-saving European safety standards have been previously approved, but as of yet have not been implemented or enforced
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 8:41 pm
  • Photo: MCT
    Philip Luther, Amnesty's research and advocacy head for the Middle East, called the number of deaths 'evidence that Iran's security forces went on a horrific killing spree'
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 7:02 pm
  • Photo: Screenshot
    Drill takes place just mere weeks after Jordanian King Abdullah II announces Israeli-Jordanian relations at 'its worst state ever'
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 5:38 pm
  • Photo: GPO
    British security warned there was not enough time to prepare the necessary security arrangements for Netanyahu's visit while the NATO summit was being held in London and in light of the rising threat of terrorism
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 3:18 pm
  • Photo: EPA
    In letter to Knesset speaker, Mandelblit announces list of 333 witness in trial set to take place at Jerusalem District Court at undeclared date; parliament's legal adviser says committee that decides immunity need not sit until new government sworn in
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 1:59 pm
  • Photo: Screenshot
    Report by Qatar-based TV network says November 2018 operation aimed to place listening devices on closed Hamas communications, but terror group operatives grew suspicious of undercover Israeli troops, leading to firefight, death of soldier and emergency rescue
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 9:47 am
  • Photo: U.S. Embassy in Israel
    Iran set to be high on agenda of NATO summit marking organization's 70th anniversary; PM slams European efforts to circumvent U.S. sanctions on Iran, also set to meet with Merkel, Macron and other leaders during NATO summit in British capital
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 8:28 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Phone call confirmed by White House comes after Netanyahu lashed out at European countries for joining body that would allow some trading with Iranian regime despite U.S. sanctions reimposed last year
    Posted: December 2, 2019, 8:11 am
  • Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg
    Defense minister instructs to plan homes for settlers over disputed territory in Hebron; Palestinian factions condemn move, blaming U.S. change of policy towards settlements
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 6:17 pm
  • Photo: Ynet
    For many years, certain areas of Israel's city that never sleeps have became associated with prostitution, drugs and crime; but this year has seen a worrying increase in this phenomenon, with the authorities unwilling or unable to catch up
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 4:32 pm
  • Photo: AP
    UK opposition leader promises closer supervision of British arms exports if elected later this month; Labour's election manifesto pledges immediate halt of arms sales to Israel
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 4:31 pm
  • Photo: Courtesy
    Citing Palestinian sources, Channel 13 says Hamas leader to hold talks with Egyptian intelligence officials in Cairo on Monday; UN special envoy also due to meet with Haniyeh to discuss outstanding issues such as return of IDF soldiers' bodies and two Israeli captives
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 1:27 pm
  • Photos: Yaron Brener, Avi Moalem and Alex Kolomoisky
    With 11 days until Knesset must dissolve if government cannot be formed, Shaked, Smotrich and Deri cite variety of reasons for not signing petition backing Likud leader by deadline at 9am Sunday
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 10:34 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Kelly Craft, a major Trump donor, expected to visit Western Wall, northern and southern border regions, where she will be briefed on activities of Hamas in Gaza and Hezbollah in Syria and Lebanon
    Posted: December 1, 2019, 8:52 am
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    The military says 18-year-old Badawi Masalmeh, along with 3 other suspects, was hurling explosive devices at vehicles near Israeli settlements in the Har Hebron area
    Posted: November 30, 2019, 9:24 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Some 1,400 years after it was sent to Roma as a gift for pope, the relic returns to its native city of Bethlehem in the West Bank where Christian tradition says Jesus was born
    Posted: November 30, 2019, 4:49 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    Attack follows two hours after rocket lands in open area in Eshkol Regional Council; IDF strikes Hamas military post in northern Strip in response; strikes come after 16-year-old Palestinian protester shot dead during clashes at Gaza border fence
    Posted: November 29, 2019, 10:16 pm
  • Photo: AP
    The thumb-sized relic unveiled to worshipers Friday at Notre Dame church in Jerusalem for day of celebrations and prayer before being taken to Church of Nativity in Bethlehem, where tradition says Jesus was born
    Posted: November 29, 2019, 2:21 pm
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    Negotiations with external mediators touch on Israel easing closure on Strip, return of Israeli captives, bodies of fallen soldiers; UN envoy also set to meet with Hamas leadership in coming days, following talks with Bennett
    Posted: November 29, 2019, 1:23 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    South American country announces end of decade-long political stagnation between two countries after staunch Israel opposer President Morales steps down from office
    Posted: November 28, 2019, 6:51 pm
  • Photo: AFP
    The 19-year-old, indicted for perjury and public mischief, is declared to be an ‘unreliable witness’ by a judge in Cyprus, who also dismisses her claims that she only admitted to fabricating the assault story due to police pressure
    Posted: November 28, 2019, 10:58 am
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    The body of the 19-year-old, who neither in army uniform nor armed, was found last August near the settlement of Migdal Oz in the West Bank, close to the seminary where he studied as part of a program which combines Torah studies with military service
    Posted: November 28, 2019, 7:08 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Qatar's envoy Khaled al-Hardan traveled between Gaza and Israel where he met with security officials in what a source estimates were discussions on the long awaited understanding between Israel and Hamas
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 9:08 pm
  • Photo: EPA
    After what is the worst and possibly the deadliest earthquake in decades, Albanian and international teams including one from Israel, are rushing to locate survivors in collapsed buildings and amid the devastation
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 6:29 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    If the speaker's efforts do not yield results and there is no change in the major parties positions, the Knesset will be dissolved in two weeks and Israelis will be asked to vote for the third time in less than a year
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 5:13 pm
  • Photo: Avi Moalem, Raz Gross
    Foreign Minister says Netanyahu rival plays right into hands of main opposition Blue and White; Gantz's party takes jibe at Katz and his 2008 call for defamed former PM Olmert to resign
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 1:17 pm
  • Photo: Government Press Office
    Defense minister issues new directive halting release of bodies of Palestinian terrorists for burial; decision to be brought for Security Cabinet's approval
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 11:22 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    According to international human rights group, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has instructed Supreme State Security Prosecution to detain any who voice even the slightest opposition to his rule, labeling them as terrorists and dissidents; thousands jailed since his rule began in 2014
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 9:59 am
  • Photo: Barel Efraim
    Military says incident caused by major malfunction in helicopter engine during routine training in Negev, causing it to burst into flames and practically disintegrate; no casualties reported after crew escapes safely, firefighters douse flames
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 9:30 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Bennett warns Hamas after overnight rocket salvo on southern Israel leads to IDF retaliatory airstrikes; terror faction says Israel doesn't get to dictate new conflict rules
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 8:54 am
  • Photo: AFP/Archive
    Army says terror group's underground facilities among targets of two waves of attacks; Iron Dome defense system shoots down 1 of 2 projectiles fired from the coastal enclave into Sderot, second lands in open area
    Posted: November 27, 2019, 7:24 am
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    Iron Dome defense system shoots down 1 of the 2 projectiles fired from the Hamas-controlled enclave into the southern city of Sderot just two weeks after the latest flare-up between Israel and factions in the Strip
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 8:17 pm
  • Photo: Motti Kimchi
    At least 8000 gather at Tel Aviv Museum of Art holding banners, slamming the attorney general and state prosecutors in a demonstration against Israel leader's corruption charges; 'Rule of law isn't above the law,' says PM backer Miri Regev
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 6:25 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolominsky
    The indictment is a result of an 8-year battle against the leader of an anti-assimilation group, Bentzi Gopstein, known for making inflammatory remarks about Palestinians; 'Stay in your village if you want to be safe,' he urged Arabs in one interview
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 5:44 pm
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    Rafi Peretz' friends from Air Force academy rap former IAF pilot and Jewish Home-Nation Union leader for his silence following Netanyahu's claim that indictment against him is 'attempted coup', call on him to step in and be a voice of reason in the turmoil
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 3:25 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    Demonstrations backed by PA turn violent at several West Bank locations, including Abu Dis, Rachel's Tomb, Ramallah, Hebron and Tulkarem; IDF uses non-lethal measures to disperse riots
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 12:28 pm
  • Photo: Elad Malka
    Broad support is expected for amendment to reduce minimum period before snap elections from 90 to 45 days; senior officials on right insist third round of elections will weaken the camp, cost them Knesset seats
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 12:23 pm
  • Photo: Reuters
    The demonstrations, fully backed by the PA, are expected to turn violent; senior Palestinian source says if the protests result in fatalities, there will be a serious security escalation in the West Bank
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 9:34 am
  • Photo: Elad Gershgoren
    Other members of PM's right-wing bloc will also be absent from protest decrying State Prosecution's handling of his three criminal investigations; rally in Tel Aviv to be held under banner 'protesting the coup'
    Posted: November 26, 2019, 9:08 am
  • Photo: Screen capture
    Clip of two young women discussing shared traits of the two languages gets 3 million views on social media accounts of Foreign Ministry, even being shared by senior UAE officials
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 6:11 pm
  • Photo: Emil Salman
    Netanyahu asserts unity gov't discussions in progress; main potential coalition partners deny direct negotiations, Blue and White say negotiations continue with other factions
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 5:30 pm
  • HRW
    Watchdog official departs Israel after his work visa revoked for supporting anti-Israeli BDS movement; HRW denies support of boycotts
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 4:45 pm
  • Photo: Amit Shaabi
    Yisrael Beiteinu chair says only place to solve PM's legal issues is courtroom but refrains from demanding his resignation; Liberman adds further elections are almost inevitable
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 1:31 pm
  • Photo: Sharon Revivo
    PM's rival Gideon Sa'ar, who officially demanded to hold leadership race, says he welcomes the decision to hold primaries, which are expected to be held in 6 weeks
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 11:42 am
  • Photo: Shahar Goldstein
    After a long recovery process, Niv Nehemiah is still in need of treatment but the financial support provided by the state cannot cover the cost of the family's medical treatments and emotional support
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 10:25 am
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    MK Shlomo Kari says he received 'a green light' from Netanyahu to finalize the legislation ahead of a possible third election in 12 months; move comes a day after the ruling party announced it is to hold leadership primaries within the next 6 weeks
    Posted: November 25, 2019, 8:04 am
  • Photo: AFP
    Likud members say they are asked to participate in a demonstration that will promote a messaging they are not comfortable with including calling the AG's decision to indict the PM an attempted coup
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 9:41 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoisky
    Supreme Court statement from 1993 says ministers facing serious criminal charges must resign or be fired; Netanyahu currently holds 4 ministerial portfolios, including health and welfare
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 9:05 pm
  • Photo: Haim Zach
    Netanyahu calls query about whether he’ll seek parliamentary immunity for bribery, fraud and breach of trust charges ‘complicated question,’ says he is more than capable to deal with legal woes while running the country
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 7:30 pm
  • צילום: shutterstock
    Central Bureau of Statistics report finds main reasons for lack of reporting include shame victim feels and reluctance to trouble the police with 'minor incident', says 11% of all women over the age of 20 were victims of various offenses in 2018
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 3:22 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי
    PM opts to focus on the situation in Gaza and the protests in Iran, avoiding completely the topic of the indictment brought against him last week by the attorney general over 3 separate corruption investigations
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 2:38 pm
  • Photo: Newshub
    New-Zealander claiming to be son of Amin al-Hafiz says Mossad refused to pay him $1million to reveal location of executed spy's remains; Cohen's widow asks: 'Is he not worth it?'
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 2:09 pm
  • צילום:EPA, אבי מועלם
    The ruling party appears to be in disarray as MK Gideon Sa’ar publicly challenges PM by officially requesting to hold snap primary leadership elections in the event the country goes to the polls for the third time in 12 months
    Posted: November 24, 2019, 7:45 am
  • Photo: MCT
    Citing the political gridlock in Israel and decision to indict Netanyahu, monarch expresses 'hope that Israel will be able to determine its future, either in the coming weeks or in the coming months'
    Posted: November 22, 2019, 10:32 pm
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    Prime minister releases video message vowing to accept the court decision in his indictments for fraud, bribery and breach of trust in three separate investigations
    Posted: November 22, 2019, 4:39 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolomoiksy
    In letter to AG and PM, party cites Supreme Court precedent regarding resignation of indicted government officials, warns of further legal action if prime minister does not hand over his four portfolios
    Posted: November 22, 2019, 2:14 pm
  • Photo: Alex Kolmoisky
    Gantz expresses faith in judicial system led by AG Mandelblit, as his party releases footage of Netanyahu demanding predecessor Olmert step down when facing his own charges; Likud MKs declare their party leader innocent, back his refusal to resign
    Posted: November 21, 2019, 9:31 pm
  • Photo: Prime Minister
    The 70-year-old prime minister denies all wrongdoing, but he now faces a legal process that could drag on for years, leading a nation in political deadlock after two inconclusive elections in six months and another one seeming likely
    Posted: November 21, 2019, 7:54 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Enraged PM goes on the offensive, slamming AG and police investigators, who he claims were 'after him'; 2 other defendants, Elovich and Mozes, also issue statements expressing their disappointment over what they see as unfair charges
    Posted: November 21, 2019, 7:04 pm
  • Photo: EPA
    Attorney general rejects claims move to prosecute was politically motivated, says a day when the AG 'decides on an indictment against a prime minister for serious crimes is a difficult and sad day for the Israeli public'
    Posted: November 21, 2019, 6:55 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Avichai Mandelblit charged PM with bribery in Case 4000; fraud and breach of trust in Cases 1000 and 2000; Shaul Elovich and Arnon Moses have also been indicted in Cases 4000 and 2000 respectively; this is the first time in Israel's history a sitting PM faces criminal trial
    Posted: November 21, 2019, 4:23 pm
  • Photo: Marc Israel Sellem
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