Politics

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu with National Security Advisor John Bolton

"It’s particularly momentous to welcome you here, after the momentous decisions of President Trump to move the embassy to Jerusalem and get out of the terrible Iran deal,” Netanyahu told Bolton. Bolton said: "Preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons is very high on the United States list of priorities,”, adding that the United ...

Uri Avneri

Peace Activist Uri Avneri at a peace rally in Tel Aviv. 1923-2008

Right-wing group marches in Arab town

Several dozen activists from the far-Right Jewish Strength organization marched in the Israeli-Arab town of Umm al-Fahm Thursday. Some 400 policeman separated the marchers from local residents holding a counter demonstration.

Knesset debates Nation State Law

Th Knesset convened during its summer recess Wednesday to hold a special debate on the Nation-State Law.

A protestor holding up a copy of Israel’s Declaration of Independence

About 30 protestors held up copies of Israel's Declaration of Independence during a debate at the Knesset Wednesday on the Nation-State Law. The copies of the declaration were confiscated by Knesset security personnel and the demonstrators were forcibly removed.

” Yisrael Beiteinu ” faction meeting in the Knesset

Avigdor Lieberman, Head of " Yisrael Beiteinu " party at the "Yisrael Beiteinu" faction meeting at the Knesset in Jerusalem. Jerusalem, May 21, 2018. Photo by Hillel Maeir/TPS

” Yisrael Beiteinu ” faction meeting in the Knesset

Avigdor Lieberman, Head of " Yisrael Beiteinu " party at the "Yisrael Beiteinu" faction meeting at the Knesset in Jerusalem. Jerusalem, May 21, 2018. Photo by Hillel Maeir/TPS

Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Marie Eriksen Sørei with Prime Minister Netanyahu

Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Marie Eriksen Sørei met with Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Sunday, where the two discussed regional issues as well as the situation in Gaza.

Druze rally

Protester at protest rally in Tel Aviv sponsored by the Druze community against the nation-state law. Tens of thousands of people attended the demonstration and called on the government to amend or repeal the controversial legislation.

Ahed Tamimi freed from jail

Ahed Tamimi, the 17-year-old Palestinian girl who was arrested last December after a video of her slapping and kicking an IDF officer went viral, was released from prison Sunday morning after serving five months of an eight-month sentence. Israel Prison Service guards took her to the Rantis Checkpoint, northwest of Ramallah, from where she ...