Tag Archives: Tel Aviv

From an AG reader: “I keep looking and looking but I can’t find this story in the NY Times or the WashPo or on CNN or NPR – I just don’t understand it”

ALGEMEINER ‘They All Play Together’: 35 Children From West Bank, Gaza and Around the World Find Life-Saving Heart Care in Israel by Sharon Wrobel June 24, 2021 A Tel Aviv-area medical center is now treating about 35 children from around … Continue reading

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“Buyers from mainland China have been active in the Israeli market for more than a decade, but we have never seen such a sudden and meteoric increase in activity”

SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST Mainland property buyers eye Tel Aviv amid Israel’s flourishing trade ties with China and Gulf peace deals by Cheryl Arcibal March 30, 2021 China’s growing investment and trade ties with Israel is spurring demand for real … Continue reading

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United Airlines going nonstop Chicago-Tel Aviv

JERUSALEM POST United Airlines to launch Tel Aviv-Chicago route in September by Zachary Keyser July 7, 2020 United Airlines said this week it was further expanding its international schedule in September by adding new nonstop flights between Chicago and Tel … Continue reading

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UN chief ‘shocked and disturbed’ by video of car sex act in Israel

JERUSALEM POST UN vehicle ‘car sex act’ in Tel Aviv is just latest UN sex abuse scandal by Seth J. Frantsman June 28, 2020 The UN has moved unusually quickly to condemn a video that appeared last week showing several … Continue reading

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As of December 21, it’s official: Jerusalem to Tel Aviv in 30 minutes

JNS Tel Aviv-Jerusalem fast train finally begins operations December 22, 2019 After an 11-year delay, the new high-speed rail link between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem began running on Saturday night, Dec. 21. The rail line cost approximately NIS 7 billion … Continue reading

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Israel, “an oasis for LGBT rights in a desert of homophobic, biphobic and transphobic hate and oppression”

HURRY UP HARRY Israeli Pinkwashing? Gurl bye. by Ben Maxwell Freeman May 27, 2019 …You may have heard of accusations that Israel engages in “Pinkwashing”. Pinkwashing is the claim that Israel deflects attention from its conflict with Palestine by exaggerating … Continue reading

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Madonna on her way to TelAviv (not Jerusalem) for Eurovision

REUTERS Madonna, on Eurovision, says she won’t bow ‘to suit someone’s political agenda by Jill Serjeant May 14, 2019 Pop superstar Madonna on Tuesday explained her decision to perform at the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel this week, saying that … Continue reading

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Low-level Gaza member touched rockets, setting them off by mistake, Israeli report says; fire came as Hamas chiefs were meeting with incredulous Egyptian mediators”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Like Monty Python: TV details how Hamas ‘accidentally’ fired rockets at Tel Aviv by Staff March 15, 2019 The two Gaza rockets that almost brought Israel and Hamas to war late Thursday were fired by accident, Israel’s … Continue reading

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In 2020: Chicago-Tel Aviv non-stop

GLOBES El Al to launch Tel Aviv – Chicago flights by Michal Raz-Chaimovich February 28, 2019 El Al Israel Airlines Ltd is continuing its policy of strengthening its Israel-US business and will launch flights between Tel Aviv and Chicago next … Continue reading

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“A JCPA-commissioned poll published earlier this week found that only 26% of Israelis would support a unilateral withdrawal from the West Bank, while 61% oppose such a scenario” [VIDEO]

ALGEMEINER Unilateral West Bank Withdrawal Would Expose Tel Aviv Area to Same Rocket Threats Faced in Southern Israel by Barney Breen-Portnoy March 30, 2017 A unilateral withdrawal from the West Bank would harm Israel’s security, according to a new video … Continue reading

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