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An Arab-Israeli town in Israel's center was hit with what police believe is a price tag attack by Jewish extremists.
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Yishai Goldflam, a paratrooper with the Israel Defense Forces, recounts his experiences serving in the military.
These days, many liberal Jews think of Purim as a play date for the kids and a night of drunken debauchery for the grown-ups.
The Revolutionary Council of Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah party on Monday unanimously endorsed his rejection of demands to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, officials at the meeting told AFP .
For a group of American film students, the focus will be on getting to know Israel - not through sightseeing - but through studying with professional filmmakers in Jerusalem "It's birthright with cameras," says Gal Greenspan, the co-founder of movie production company Greenproductions, of the Jerusalem Film Workshop.
Pope Francis currently plans to visit Amman, Bethlehem and Jerusalem, May 24-26.
Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman proposes a new global Jewish education initiative to curb assimilation at the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jerusalem, Feb. 18, 2014 Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman proposes a new global Jewish education initiative to curb ... (more)
Did Hassan Rouhani know of this operation? If so, that means that the winds of moderation and reconciliation blowing from Tehran are artificial and hollow.
Deputy Foreign Minister Ze'ev Elkin said on Sunday that holding negotiations with the Palestinian Authority based on the indefensible pre-1967 borders would be a "red line".
Grand Valley State University will welcome author and novelist Susan Abulhawa on March 17. A Palestinian refugee, Abulhawa will share her perspective on the continuing Palestinian-Israeli conflict and lead a discussion on her book "Mornings in Jenin."
Recently, we have been hearing repeated messages that Jesus was a Palestinian. It is bad enough when devious Arab Islamic leaders, including Holocaust-denier Mahmoud Abbas, leader of the Palestinian Authority, quoted Jesus at Christmas time as "a Palestinian messenger," but it is something completely different when church leaders call Jesus a ... (more)
Pope Francis delivers his 'Urbi et Orbi' message from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, Wednesday, December 25, 2013.