It is not clear what the conversation will be about this time around, however, Esper addressed the recent agreements to normalize relations between Israel and the UAE and Bahrain.
Jerusalem Post. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 14:15:19 GMT.
Projects will be awarded funding for a total of $2 million if they show promising partnerships, near-future commercialization potential, economic benefit to Israel and Florida
Times of Israel. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 07:24:10 +0000.
In the first official U.A.E. visit to Israel since the countries normalized relations, they agreed to ease travel and upgrade West Bank checkpoints. Palestinians called it tacit assent to Israeli occupation.
David M. Halbfinger and Adam Rasgon. New York Times. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 19:32:59 +0000.
Israeli researchers say they have identified Covid-19 biomarkers in sufferers breath. But the UK is streets ahead and has already started trials of a breath test for the virus (left - the test kit).
Daily Mail. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 19:40:56 +0100.
In an historic first visit by a Gulf Arab nation, a United Arab Emirates delegation arrived in Israel on Tuesday to cement the normalisation deal signed last month.
News Wires. France 24. Tue, 20 Oct 2020 12:27:31 GMT.
Thousands of Israelis demonstrated outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday night, resuming the weekly protest against the Israeli leader after emergency restrictions imposed as part of a ...
New Zealand Herald. Sun, 18 Oct 2020 17:26:47 +1200.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski has attended a ceremony in Poland where an Israeli distinction was bestowed on the family that saved him from the Holocaust during World War II
Via Ap News Wire. The Independent. Thu, 15 Oct 2020 15:38:42 GMT.
Earlier, some countries, including the United States, Japan, South Korea, India, Israel and the United Kingdom, cleared the use of Remdesivir for treatment of COVID-19 patients
Tass. Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:54:01 +0300.
Hundreds of Israelis protested outside Israel's Supreme Court on Wednesday, calling for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to be investigated in a scandal surrounding a $2 billion submarine deal with Germany. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 15:07:23 -0400.
The first day of historic talks between Israel and Lebanon ended Wednesday in Naqoura as the two bitter rivals agreed to reconvene for a negotiation brokered by the United States.
Yonat Friling. Fox News. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 15:08:22 GMT.
Israeli lidar startup Innoviz has developed a next generation sensor that it claims is 70% cheaper than the unit it will launch with BMW in 2021
By Sam Abuelsamid, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 08:00:00 -0400.
JERUSALEM (AP) - When Israel went into lockdown last spring, Jerusalem pub owner Leon Shvartz moved quickly to save his business - shifting to a delivery and takeaway model that kept him afloat throughout the summer. ...
Josef Federman. Washington Times. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 02:06:47 -0400.
The takeover deal will expand Chevron's (CVX) international presence. It can now access Noble Energy's low-cost, proven reserves along with its cash-generating offshore assets in Israel.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 08 Oct 2020 16:48:00 GMT.
Analysis of 14th-15th century latrines in Jerusalem and Riga, Latvia identifies some of the microbes resident in the guts of these pre-industrial populations, illuminating how gut contents have changed since medieval times.
Science Daily. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 00:59:27 EDT.
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 2020, Israel's estimated population was 8,655,535. Approximately
75% of Israel's residents are Jewish; about 25% are Arab and other
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