Education and diaspora affairs minister says the resulting effects of the establishment of a Palestinian state would be "a huge mistake." Reiterating his fierce opposition to a two-state solution, Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett said Monday that the creation of a Palestinian state would see an influx of Palestinian refugees, many of whom he believes would try to cross into Israel.
A group of amazing staff members at the HaClinica veterinary hospital in Tel Aviv, Israel went above and beyond last month as they glued together an injured snail's shell after a woman accidentally stepped on it. Once Chevy the snail's shell reconstruction was finished, the snail was treated with a mountain of fresh veggies.
Anas Haj Yihya, a 35-year-old Arab Israeli man accused of planning to carry out terror attacks in Israel on behalf of the Islamic State. An Arab Israeli man was charged with planning terror attacks on behalf of the Islamic State group, including bus bombings directed against IDF soldiers, according to an indictment filed against him on Monday.
Jewish-American billionaire Ken Abramowitz asked Shaked, "What are you going to do about the Israel-hating Israeli Supreme Court?" "The way Israel chooses its judges is completely different than the way the US chooses its judges," Shaked explained. "My job is to choose the most liberal and most orthodox judge.
ROY YOUNG and his band play for Arab and Jewish students at the Lod Cultural Center on Thursday. 'The bluuueess with a feeling is what I have today," singer Roy Young crooned to a crowd of 500 Jewish and Arab high school students, who cheered with an energy usually reserved for their favorite musicians.
As Israel approaches the 70th anniversary of its creation by United Nations Resolution 181 in November 1947, it faces serious threats to its existence and at the same time enjoys outstanding accomplishments. Iran continues to threaten to destroy Israel.
An Israeli newspaper reported Sunday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu turned down a regional peace initiative last year that was brokered by then-American Secretary of State John Kerry, in apparent contradiction to his stated goal of involving regional powers in resolving Israel's conflict with the Palestinians. Haaretz reported that Netanyahu took part in a secret summit that Kerry organized in the southern Jordanian port city of Aqaba last February and included Jordan's King Abdullah II and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi.
The Austrian Cultural Forum is currently presenting the second annual Austrian Film Week in Israel with a line-up of six new-releases, two of which are Israeli premieres. "The film week brings recent cinematographic works to Israel in order to promote the Austrian movie scene, which is getting more and more present internationally" said Johannes Strasser, Director of the Austrian Cultural Forum Tel Aviv.
Responding to the claims of five former US ambassadors who said David Friedman is "unfit" to serve as US ambassador to Israel, the Zionist Organization of America President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: It's important to examine the harmful records and anti-Israel actions of the five left-wing, hostile-to-Israel, pro-Iran deal former US Ambassadors to Israel who signed a coordinated letter to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee unfairly and falsely maligning Ambassador-nominee David Friedman. The five signatories Thomas Pickering, Daniel Kurtzer, Edward Walker, Jr., James Cunningham, and William Harrop damaged US-Israel relations and exacerbated the situation in the Middle East.