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Israel: Jewish teen arrested for anti-Semitic bomb threats in US, other places

A source familiar with details of the case said he held dual US-Israeli citizenship.

23 Mar 2017 9:19 PM

Israel refuses entry to pro-Palestine British activist

Authorities also accused Lanning of maintaining ties to leaders of Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist group that runs the Gaza Strip.

13 Mar 2017 3:37 PM

Stop selling literature that denies Holocaust: Israel to Amazon

Yad Vashem's director of libraries, Robert Rozett has offered his assistance to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to ‘curb the spread of hatred’.

26 Feb 2017 8:34 PM

Israel takes first step in exporting medical marijuana

In January, Israel moved toward decriminalizing small-scale personal use of marijuana and authorities are supportive of research.

06 Feb 2017 9:37 AM

Bibi for legal tag on illegal Jewish settlements

Analysts have said Israel’s most right-wing government in history is seeking to rapidly take advantage of the election of Donald Trump.

30 Jan 2017 6:17 AM


Submarine deal resurfaces to haunt Israeli PM

Police are now looking into two other matters related to Mr Netanyahu, Channel 10 television reported on Monday.

25 Jan 2017 3:47 AM

Israel approves 566 east Jerusalem settler homes, against UN vote

Netanyahu also said he was to speak with Trump later in the day, their first conversation since the billionaire businessman took office.

22 Jan 2017 5:06 PM

Sex assault cases lead to soul-searching in Israel

Increasingly, several high-profile sexual assault cases have been reported in the country of late.

12 Jan 2017 9:40 AM

Truck rams into soldier group, kills 4 in Jerusalem

Police spokeswoman Luba Samri said the truck veered off course and rammed into the group.

08 Jan 2017 6:25 PM

Police questions Israel PM over graft charges

Police were expected to question Mr Netanyahu over whether he illegally accepted gifts from wealthy supporters.

03 Jan 2017 2:04 AM


Benjamin Netanyahu stares at criminal investigation

Israeli media have reported that the investigation is to involve suspicions of corruption.

30 Dec 2016 2:18 AM

Israel scales back ties with countries which voted against settlements at UN

Israel has already called back its ambassadors to New Zealand and Senegal for consultations, and cancelled aid programmes.

27 Dec 2016 5:25 PM

Israel’s Parliament moves to quell anger on short skirt ban

The debate touched on sensitive religious issues in increasingly conservative Jerusalem.

16 Dec 2016 6:16 AM

Victory might upend existing world order

Donald Trump’s stunning election victory on Wednesday rippled way beyond the nation’s boundaries, upending an international order that prevailed for decades and raising profound questions about Americ

10 Nov 2016 6:29 AM

Scientists unravel their passion for Christ

Scientists have for the first time in centuries uncovered the original surface of what is traditionally considered the tomb of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

29 Oct 2016 2:12 AM


Israeli Army had ‘tunnel vision’ in 2014 Gaza War

An investigation has found that Israel’s military was unprepared for the threat posed by tunnels dug by Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip in the 2014 war between them, reports said on Tuesday.

20 Oct 2016 6:50 AM

Israel sentences cleric for call to kill Jews

An Israeli court on Sunday sentenced a Palestinian Islamic preacher to eight months in prison over a sermon at a volatile Jerusalem holy site in which he called for Jews to be killed.

26 Sep 2016 5:52 AM

Palestinian tries to stab Israel soldier, shot dead

A Palestinian teenager tried to stab an Israeli soldier near the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron on Tuesday before being shot dead, officials said, the latest death in a flare-up of violence.

21 Sep 2016 6:43 AM

‘Terrorist’ shot after stabbing Israeli soldier

An assailant believed to be Palestinian stabbed and wounded an Israeli officer in a West Bank settlement early Sunday before being shot by forces at the scene, the Army said.

19 Sep 2016 4:58 AM

2 shot in Israel ‘terror’ attacks

Israeli policemen cover the body of a Palestinian assailant who was shot dead at the entrance to the Old City of Jerusalem. (Photo: AFP)

17 Sep 2016 6:35 AM