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Israel is building up and strengthening its ties with Greece as Turkey has decided to turn their back on the country. Israel is at the moment taking part, together with Greece in a 4 day joint military exercise, followed up by a regional visit by...
In relation to the increasing problem with children throwing stones at drivers in the Silwan neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem, authorities have declared that the parents of  “rock throwing” children will be held responsible. Shmuel...
Israel’s digital diplomacy is moving on to YouTube, after already introducing Facebook and Twitter accounts. On Wednesday a new YouTube channel has been launched to present nearly 130 videos about life in Israel. The Foreign Ministry has made...
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called Lebanon a “university for jhihad” during a speech at a Hizbullah rally in Beirut Wednesday evening, adding that Iran and Lebanon have “much in common," primarily the fight against...
Turkish lawyers representing pro-Palestinian activists have made an official complaint to the International Criminal Court, accusing Israeli troops of committing war crimes during the Mavi Marmara flotilla incident in May. Attorney Ugur Sevgili...
Hamas security officers have closed down the offices of the Palestinian Journalist Syndicate in Gaza and begun interrogating its member reporters, the press association charged this week. The Fatah-dominated group explained that the closure of its...
According to a poll issued by the American Jewish Committee, Jews in America are concerned over a number of White House policies, specifically its handling with relations to Israel. US President Barack Obama captured 78% of the Jewish vote in the...
Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics reported on Tuesday that nearly 2.5 million tourists have visited the country since the start of 2010, 27% more than visited in the first three quarters of 2009 and 9% more than in the same period in 2008. The...
Israel held an exercise in Jerusalem and the West Bank on Tuesday evening, simulating a mass casualty incident which involved the participation of thousands of personnel and dozens of vehicles from the IDF, police, Shin Bet security Agency,...
The special synod of Catholic bishops from the Middle East meeting this week to discuss the situation for Christian minorities in the region is already bogged down in controversy, as various clergy seek to blame the flight of indigenous Christians...

 

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