Thousands Flock to Israel’s Largest Independent Music Festival

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on October 23, 2017

Mitzpe Gvulot was one of the first proto-Israeli outposts erected in the Negev. Built in 1943 and tasked with guarding lands purchased by the JNF, the remote desert settlement later became a small kibbutz which remains active to this day. But for one…

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Israel To Purchase Three Additional German ‘Dolphin’ Submarines

By TPS on October 23, 2017

The German government will approve Israel’s purchase of three additional submarines, Israel’s Broadcasting Corporation (Kan) reported Monday. The deal…

Rivlin, Netanyahu Headline Opening of Knesset Winter Session

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 23, 2017

Knesset Speaker MK Yoel (Yuli) Edelstein, President Reuven (Ruby) Rivlin, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, current and former government ministers a…

Investigations, Controversy Greet Returning Knesset Members

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 23, 2017

Knesset members returned to work Monday amidst a raucous flurry of political posturing, controversial bill proposals and a series of ongoing criminal …

Netanyahu To Skip Gathering of North American Jewish Groups

By Mara Vigevani on October 23, 2017

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will not attend the Jewish Federations of North America’s annual General Assembly in Los Angeles next month, Federat…

Guards Bust Smuggling Effort to Provide Military Tactical Gloves to Hamas

By TPS on October 23, 2017

Border officials at the Kerem Shalom Crossing between Israel and Gaza detained a truck driver suspected of trying to smuggle thousands of pairs of mil…

Police Arrest 51 in Overnight Raid in Issawiya

By Mara Vigevani on October 23, 2017

51 suspects of participating in disturbances were arrested.  According to the press release of the police  business licenses   were examined  and was …

Conservation Group Puts Jerusalem Site on Watch List

By Mara Vigevani on October 22, 2017

The World Monuments Fund, a New York-based independent body that calls itself “the leading independent organization dedicated to saving the world’s mo…

Gopstein Attorney: Lehava Arrests Aimed at Pacifying ‘Reform and Radical Left’

By TPS on October 22, 2017

Attorneys for the far-right organization Lehava accused police and state prosecutors for pandering to “Reform and left-wing” activists by arresting 15…

Knesset Committee Pushes Off Debate on Proposal to Limit Investigations of Sitting PM

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 22, 2017

The Ministerial Committee for Legislation pushed off deliberations, scheduled for Sunday, on all pending legislation for a week after coalition partne…

Residents Fume as Palestinians Stage Unprecedented Agriculture Heist

By Mara Vigevani on October 22, 2017

  IDF and Border Police units arrested 67 Palestinians from the village of Beit Awwa over Shabbat for allegedly stealing tons of agricultural pro…

Terror Victims Slam Blum Appointment as Hostage Negotiator

By TPS on October 22, 2017

Terror victims slammed Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s appointment of long-time General Security Service (Shin Bet) officer Yaron Blum as prime mi…

Knesset Committee to Pave Way for Israelis to Return to Demolished Samaria Communities

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS on October 22, 2017

The Ministerial Committee for Legislation is set to approve a bill today to annul the sections of the 2005 Disengagement Law which pertain to northern…

Netanyahu Appoints Shin Bet Veteran to Head Hostage Negotiations

By Andrew Friedman/TPS on October 22, 2017

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu appointed Yaron Blum, a long-time General Security Service (Shin Bet) officer, to serve as the prime minister’s envo…

Israeli Strike Draws Syrian Threats

By Ilan Evyatar/TPS on October 21, 2017

Syria warned against the repercussions of repeated Israeli strikes Saturday after the IDF attacked three regime artillery positions near the town of Q…

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