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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Monday that veteran Likud lawmaker Gilad Erdan — who currently holds the public security and strategic affairs portfolios — had been appointed...

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Jerusalem Post - 03/17/2019 - By ANNA AHRONHEIM An IDF soldier was killed and two other Israelis were injured in two attacks outside the West Bank settlement of Ariel on...

U.N. Ambassador Danon Won’t Run in Likud Primaries

Israel's Ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon, said he will not leave his post for national politics for the upcoming elections in April 2019, according to the Jerusalem Post. "Under...

Israel Forms New Battalion to Fight Hezbollah In Lebanon – A new Israeli military battalion will be charged with providing the first line of defense for citizens in Israel’s north, who face the threat of the Hezbollah terror...

Citing new quarantine rules, Birthright cancels remaining summer trips to Israel

(JTA) — Birthright, the program that brings young Jews to Israel for free, is canceling its remaining 42 trips this summer because of new Israeli rules that require Americans...

Struggling Israel Project Board Meets to Discuss Future

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The board of The Israel Project, reeling from the departure of its CEO and the firing of its entire staff, met to discuss the group’s future...

Sudan Casts Doubt on Early Normalization of Ties With Israel

Sudan cast doubt on Tuesday on an early normalization of historically-hostile ties with Israel, a day after Israeli officials said the two countries’ leaders had met and were working towards that...

Netanyahu Appoints New Justice Minister

According to an announcement Wednesday by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Likud Knesset member Amir Ohana will serve as Israel’s justice minister until a new government is formed after...

Court: Education Ministry Must Create Pre-Army Programs for Religious Girls

Israeli’s High Court of Justice has ruled that the Education Ministry must fund educational programs to prepare young women from the national-religious sector for army service, like it does...

Trump Gets Hero’s Welcome at RJC Conference

LAS VEGAS (JTA) — President Donald Trump told a group of American Jews that Benjamin Netanyahu was “your prime minister” Saturday, appearing to conflate Jews and Israelis. “I stood with your...
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