"A we remember the Israelites' flight to freedom, remember the tens of millions of children currently on their own perilous paths." A call to action from UNICEF USA President and CEO Caryl M. Stern.
By Caryl M. Stern, Unicef Usa. Forbes. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:53:42 +0000.
Israeli forces destroyed two apartments in the occupied West Bank on Friday that housed the family of a Palestinian accused of killing an Israeli woman in February, the army said. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 03:50:53 -0400.
Shira Goldschmidt, eight months, from Israel, contracted measles in December 2018 and suffered complications that left her hospitalized after she was infected by anti-vaxxers.
Daily Mail. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:20:11 GMT.
The woman was hospitalized after contracting the disease, and passengers on a flight from J.F.K. to Tel Aviv are told to watch for symptoms.
Karen Schwartz. New York Times. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:11:28 GMT.
Rep. George Holding (R-N.C.) is calling on the Department of Education to launch a federal investigation into an event on the Middle East co-sponsored by Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill following ...
Juliegrace Brufke. The Hill. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 23:30:23 +0000.
JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday (April 17) formally handed Benjamin Netanyahu his letter of appointment to start building a coalition government following last week's general election.
Straits Times. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 02:24:52 +0800.
Israel's Aidoc, which provides artificial intelligence tools for radiologists, said on Wednesday it raised $27 million, bringing its total funding to $40 million.
Reuters. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:05:14 -0400.
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.
Click on the small Israel map shown at right to display a full-size
map of Israel.