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Israeli President Shimon Peres gave a speech to the Jerusalem conference of the Jewish People Policy Planning Institute on Thursday in which he declared that Israel is dependent on the US for its very existence, adding that the best way for Israel...
The London-based daily al-Quds al-Arabi reported on Friday that US trained Palestinian Authority police have continued to crack down on Hamas throughout the West Bank, including the confiscation of a large cache of weapons in the PA provisional...
The Rambam Medical Center in Haifa laid the foundations this week for the world's largest underground hospital. The emergency facility is designed to withstand conventional, chemical, and biological attacks. The project, slated for completion in...
Speaking on the sidelines of a two week synod in Rome on the subject of Christian communities in the Middle East, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal said on Friday that Israel’s presence in the West Bank was “an evil for both...
On Monday, the Levithan 1 exploratory well began drillings that will take five months and cost $150 million. The deep-water well located 135 kilometers off the coast of Haifa in the so-called Rachel’s license will be drilled to a depth of 7200...
The 33 Chilean miners who were rescued last week after spending 69 days trapped underground have been invited to visit the Holy Land for Christmas as guests of Israeli Tourism Minister Stas Meseznikov. He formally invited the miners and their...
Most countries scheduled to attend the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's upcoming tourism summit in Jerusalem have confirmed their participation, despite pressure from the Arab League and the Palestinian Authority to boycott...
NATO member Turkey expressed serious reservations on Monday about a planned anti-missile shield for Europe  saying that it was uncomfortable with the idea being presented as a defense against Iran, a fellow Muslim state with whom Turkey has had...
President Shimon Peres presided over Israel’s memorial observances for the late prime minister Yitzhak Rabin on Tuesday, as the nation marked 15 years since his assassination by a Jewish right-wing extremist. Lighting a candle at the Beit...
The Obama administration is reportedly working on a compromise that it hopes to have in place by the mid-term elections on November 2nd which would allow Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas to save face and return to direct talks with...

 

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