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1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Hamas's former prime minister, Ismail Haniyeh, declared on Thursday evening that, despite the elimination of several of its leaders, the terror group will remain strong.
5 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Rocket sirens on Thursday night were sounded just ten minutes before 9 p.m. in Modi'in, as well as several communities in Samaria, and the Shfela lowland region between the Jerusalem hills and the coast.
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The following is a guest post from Sefi Keller and Shai Cohen. Keller is a graduate student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and co-founder of Israel's fact-checking program PolitiWatch .
13 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
14 hrs ago | The Daily Star
A Palestinian uses a sling to hurl a stone towards Israeli police during clashes in Shuafat, an Arab suburb of occupied Jerusalem July 2, 2014.
The United States on Wednesday accused Israel of targeting members of a Palestinian family whose teenage son was kidnapped and killed in July, including two cousins, who are US citizens.
Interestingly, this report comes not from a Western or Israeli source but from "a senior Fatah official" who spoke with Al-Hayat, a pan-Arab newspaper based in London.
Hamas' shadowy military chief escaped an apparent Israeli assassination attempt that killed his wife and infant son, the terror group said Wednesday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that the bombardment of Gaza will continue until rocket fire out of the Palestinian territory stops.
Just hours after breaking their cease-fire agreement with rocket launches, the Israeli military has claimed to have killed the wife and young son of Hamas military commander Mohammed Deif in a torrent of airstrikes on Gaza.
If you are a REAL Israel supporter and you are looking for the absolute best way to show your support for Israel right now, there is one way which is by far the best way to demonstrate that support, and that is to plan a trip - preferably as soon as possible - to come over and visit.
Over at Hot Air tonight, Mary Katharine Ham pointed to a headline at the New York Times, present at its web home page as well as at the story itself , which equally blames Hamas and Israel for the end of their cease-fire: "Rockets From Gaza and Israeli Response Break Cease-Fire."
New York- Hedy Epstein, 90, and eight others were arrested for "failing to disperse" during protests taking place in downtown St. Louis on Monday.
File - A picture taken on August 12, 2014, shows a Palestinian man looking at posters calling people to boycott Israeli products following the latest war between Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip and Israel's army, in the mostly Arab East Jerusalem.
As Gaza terrorists breached the ceasefire and renewed their rocket fire on Israeli civilian centers Tuesday, Arab terrorists in the Israeli capital of Jerusalem apparently didn't want to be left out of the action.
David Horovitz is the founding editor of The Times of Israel. He previously edited The Jerusalem Post and The Jerusalem Report .
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 06:49 pm
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