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Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. Believes Israel should 'keep going' with settlement building (Photo: AP)

Ynetnews - ‎2 hours ago‎
Presumptive Republican candidate Donald Trump said Monday that he supports further Israeli construction of settlements, coming out against the long-standing US demand that Israel halt all building in the West Bank, a demand that both President Barack ...
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Israel to open permanent office at NATO HQ, five years after Turkey blocked move

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎3 hours ago‎
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Wednesday that Israel would accept an invitation from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to open a permanent office at its Brussels headquarters, a move Turkey claimed it had blocked some five ...
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UN official to Israel: You must criminalize torture

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Along with other members of the 10-person committee of experts, Modvig spent over two hours presenting the Israeli delegation at the meeting with a long list of questions that ranged from Israel's treatment of Palestinians and African refugees to ...
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'Israel paying heavy price for clash with Obama over Iran'

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Israel is paying a heavy price for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to confront US President Barack Obama head-on last year over the Iran nuclear agreement, former Military Intelligence chief Maj.
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Israel boycott ban: Local councils face legal action at High Court over boycott on Israeli goods made in West Bank

The Independent - ‎5 hours ago‎
Local councils are facing legal action at the High Court today over their decisions to impose boycotts on Israeli goods produced in "illegal" Israeli settlements in the West Bank. Jewish Human Rights Watch (JHRW) is seeking judicial review against ...
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Jewish author whose Israel 'relocation' map was shared by Naz Shah condemns 'obscene' Labour antisemitism row

The Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
Entitled “Solution for the Israel-Palestine conflict - relocate Israel to into United States”, it went up on his website on 4 August, the day before the future Bradford West MP shared it on her Facebook page.

Israel's Justice Ministry Drawing Up Law Against Torture

Haaretz - ‎5 hours ago‎
Israel's Justice Ministry Drawing Up Law Against Torture. Attorney general and justice minister must approve legislation, but is already clear that there will be opposition to bill having been presented before the United Nations Convention Against Torture.
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Israel and Egypt Oppose US Proposal to Reduce Multinational Force in Sinai

Haaretz - ‎8 hours ago‎
Egypt, in coordination with Israel, objects to reducing the force, but is ready to consider moving some of the multinational forces from northern Sinai, a region where there are more attacks, to the center of the peninsula and the south, using ...

Living with the past, making a future in Israel

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎8 hours ago‎
“But since we have a state, in my lifetime there was no state, only after the Holocaust because the survivors didn't have anywhere to go, the place is Israel - a Jewish place - in order to remain Jewish.” “The eternity of Israel will not be forgotten ...
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'Most Israeli Jews think country a bad place to grow old'

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎14 hours ago‎
According to the survey released Tuesday, just 28 percent of Israelis said Israel was the best place to grow old, in terms of economic welfare and dignified living, while 60% said they would prefer a Western European country such as Germany ...

What NGOs think about Israel matters

Brookings Institution (blog) - ‎18 hours ago‎
Editors' Note: Today marks World Press Freedom Day. It comes as NGOs and other entities around the world are increasingly condemning Israel's seemingly un-democratic behavior, writes Sarah Yerkes. This post originally appeared on the Israel Policy ...

Jewish MK slammed for Israel 'ethnic cleansing' claim

The Times of Israel - ‎3 hours ago‎
MK Dov Khenin's comments regarding Israel's practice of destroying Palestinian buildings in the West Bank that do not have construction permits was broadcast at the beginning of the week, although he later said it was recorded some time ago.
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Jewish leader asks Michelin to taste Israeli cuisine

Ynetnews - ‎5 hours ago‎
World Jewish Congress leader calls to include Israeli restaurants in the Michelin Guide, implying decision to omit the country may be political; Michelin says no current plans for Israel guide. Associated Press ...
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Tensions in Gaza Are Rising as Israel Gains Edge Over Hamas Tunnels

Haaretz - ‎15 hours ago‎
On Tuesday, Israeli army vehicles near the northern section of the Gaza-Israel border were hit by small-arms fire from the Strip.

Accused Israeli spy released

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Events in Syria, the situation in the prisons and pressure from relatives and, especially, various entities connected to the case in Israel, brought the situation to the attention of Syrian authorities, which decided to release him in order to decrease ...
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Mortar Shell Fired at Israeli Troops From Gaza

Haaretz - ‎56 minutes ago‎
According to the military, since the war in Gaza in July 2014 Hamas hasn't fired "a single bullet" at Israel.
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The Left's Problem With Israel Has Dangerous Foreign Policy Implications

U.S. News & World Report - ‎21 hours ago‎
As events of recent days make clear, an ideological cancer continues to grow on the political left across the West: an obsession with Israel that morphs into anti-Zionism and, yes, at times even anti-Semitism. The cancer is particularly acute within ...

For First Time, Israel Releases Details of How Its $126 Billion in Exports and Imports Are Transported

Haaretz - ‎14 hours ago‎
Figures released by the Central Bureau of Statistics Monday show that the country's exports are largely sent abroad by air but imports come into Israel by sea for the most part. This was the first time the statistics agency has released such data on ...

Trump and the Absurdity of America's Israel Debate

Haaretz - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Asked later where he gets his information on Israel, Greenblatt, a real estate attorney from Teaneck, New Jersey, said he reads materials sent out by AIPAC and listens to a weekly radio program featuring Malcolm Hoenlein of the Conference of Presidents ...
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