Israel on Wednesday opened its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip weeks after closing it amid a surge in violence with the Islamic militant group Hamas.
Ilan Ben Zion. Fox News. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:58:38 GMT.
Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 19:07:43 -0400.
Town of Ir Ovot to include 500 homes for Bedouin residents; 20 percent of units in Shibolet and Daniel communities earmarked for people with disabilities
Times of Israel. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:28:20 +0000.
With just a fax number required to carry out a cyberattack, all-in-one, printer-fax machines are susceptible to hacking, a new study from Israel-based software company Check Point found.
Newsmax. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:41:57 EDT.
British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who is facing allegations of enabling anti-Semitism, acknowledges that he was present at a wreath-laying for Palestinians allegedly linked to the killing of 11 Israelis at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:40:34 EDT.
She helped shape new ways of thinking about Jewish identity, including challenging the Zionist notion that Israel must be honored as the homeland.
Maya Salam. New York Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:17:48 GMT.
Thousands of star-gazers gathered overnight at one of the darkest spots in Israel hoping to be dazzled by the annual Perseid meteor shower, only to be left somewhat disappointed by the show.
Reuters. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:12:39 -0400.
Another round of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is inevitable, Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Monday, despite attempts to reach a long-term truce. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 06:43:25 -0400.
Thousands of protesters rallied in Tel Aviv on Saturday against Israel's new law declaring it the nation-state of the Jewish people, legislation that has angered the country's Arab minority and drawn criticism abroad
France 24. Sun, 12 Aug 2018 06:01:32 GMT.
Jeremy Corbyn is facing fresh accusations of comparing Israelis to the Nazis after a video emerged of the Labour leader claiming actions in the West Bank are like World War Two occupations.
Sky News. Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:55:00 +0100.
The Druze make up only 2 per cent of Israel's population and were a loyal Arab minority.
Straits Times. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
Facts About Israel
The State of Israel is a democratic republic which is located in the
Middle East, between Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Jordan
and Syria to the east, and Lebanon to the north. Its capital city
is Tel Aviv, and its national currency is the Shekel.
The primary languages spoken in Israel are Hebrew and Arabic, and
in 2007, Israel's estimated population was 6,427,000. Approximately
80% of Israel's residents are Jewish; about 20% are Arab and other
For more news and information about Israel, visit this official
Israeli government website.
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