Pro-Israel EU Visegrad Group to Meet in Jerusalem

Leaders of the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Poland will meet in Jerusalem in February for the next Visegrad Group summit with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a...

Israel Aerospace to Supply India With $93 Million of Surface-to-Air Missiles

CTech – Israeli government-owned defense contractor Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI) has entered into $93 million in agreements to provide India with naval medium-range surface-to-air missile (MRSAM) systems, IAI...

US Aid for Palestinian Security Set to Expire

Barring a legislative fix, the annual $35 million in U.S. security assistance to the Palestinian Authority will expire on Feb. 1. “We continue to work through the potential impact of...

Israeli Rescue Team in Brazil Finds Bodies, No Survivors

More than 100 Israeli soldiers from the IDF Home Front Command who were sent to Brazil to help search-and-rescue teams hunt for hundreds of missing people will be returning...

Polls Show Gantz-Lapid Party Would Oust Netanyahu From Office

Polls taken a day after former IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz’s well-received debut speech as leader of the Israel Resilience party showed that a merger between Gantz and...

Ethiopian Israelis Demonstrate in Tel Aviv Against Police Brutality

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Ethiopian-Israelis protesting against police brutality clashed with police forces on Wednesday after the mostly peaceful protest exploded into a violent clash between dozens of youths who...

Intel Bids Up to $6 Billion for Israel’s Mellanox

U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp has offered between $5.5 billion and $6 billion in cash and stock to acquire Israel’s Mellanox Technologies. A $6 billion bid would be a 35 percent...

World Council of Churches to Pull Accompaniers From Hebron

The World Council of Churches (WCC) announced it is pulling its “ecumenical accompaniers” from Hebron due to “security concerns.” The announcement came two days after Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu announced that Israel...

US Security Aid to Palestinians to End Thursday

Members of the Palestinian Authority security forces disperse a Hamas demonstration in the West Bank city of Hebron, Dec. 14, 2018. Photo: Reuters / Mussa Qawasma / File. American security aid...

Fellowship Brings Another 250 Jews From Ukraine to Israel

Some 250 olim from Ukraine landed in Israel on Monday, thanks to the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (Keren L’Yedidut), which arranged for and organized their aliyah. “The Fellowship...
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