Category Archives: Israel & Middle East

Netanyahu: Israel welcomes confirmed American Ambassador Friedman as ‘a staunch friend of Israel’

JERUSALEM POST Senate approves David Friedman as Israel ambassador by Michael Wilner March 23, 2017 David Friedman, a longtime friend and bankruptcy lawyer of US President Donald Trump, was approved by the Senate on Thursday to serve as ambassador to … Continue reading

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Israeli teen accused of making bomb threats to JCC’s [VIDEO]

TIMES OF ISRAEL Online slip-up led police to JCC bomb threat suspect by Staff and AP March 23, 2017 The Israeli-American teenager arrested Thursday as the main suspect in a string of hoax bomb threats against Jewish institutions across the … Continue reading

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“Israel’s Arrow missile defense system neutralized threat of 200 kilo warhead fired by Syria”

JERUSALEM POST ‘Syrian Missile Intercepted by Israel on Friday had 200KG Warhead by Anna Ahronheim March 20, 2017 The ballistic mi sssile fired by Syria last week posed a direct threat to Israel and its citizens, Brig.-Gen. Zvika Haimovich, commander … Continue reading

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“To celebrate #WorldWaterDay, ISRAEL21c takes a look at 10 water innovation projects bringing clean water to communities across the world”

ISRAEL 21C 10 ways Israel’s water expertise is helping the world by Abigail Klein Leichman March 20, 2017 Using ingenuity to overcome its serious water challenges, Israel has become the go-to expert for a world facing an impending water crisis. This … Continue reading

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“Israel must stress again and again, before it happens, that these Lebanese villages storing Hizballah weapons have become military posts, and are therefore legitimate targets”

IPT NEWS World Shrugs as Hizballah Prepares Massive Civilian Deaths by Noah Beck March 21, 2017 Hizballah leader Hassan Nasrallah recently warned Israel that his Iran-backed terror group could attack targets producing mass Israeli casualties, including a huge ammonia storage … Continue reading

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“It is not time to push for a confederated solution – or any solution – and it is unlikely the Arab states will soon come forward and meet their obligations under Resolution 242”

JEWISH POLICY CENTER The Opposite of a Two-State Solution Is Not One State by Shoshana Bryen March 20, 2017 …There are presently three “states,” or at least three governments, west of the Jordan: Israel, the Palestinian Authority (PA), and Gaza. … Continue reading

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Israel is 11th happiest (and 9th healthiest) country in the world; Tel Aviv is World’s 7th greenest city

ISRAEL HAYOM Israelis’ health and happiness among highest in world by Hezi Sternlicht and Eli Leon March 21, 2017 Israelis rank among the healthiest and happiest people in the world, and some even rank among the richest, new reports show. … Continue reading

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