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Report: Israel, EU conducting secret talks over settlement labeling plan

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎5 hours ago‎
The EU stands firm in its decision to label products made over the Green Line, however it is reportedly willing to provide Israel compensation in order to resume suspended EU involvement in diplomatic dialogue on peace efforts with the Palestinians.

National Review Calls Israel 'a Barbaric Country'

New York Magazine - ‎7 hours ago‎
The state of Israel should not be above criticism. It is a nation governed by an increasingly right-wing coalition, one that has undermined the democratic norms of pluralism and free expression within its recognized borders, while maintaining a brutal ...
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Hamas launches attack against Israel - on social media

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎8 hours ago‎
With Israel and Hamas playing a game of cat and mouse underground along the Gaza frontier, the two combatants have opened up a new front in their long-running war - social media.
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Israel's Netanyahu likens Islamists to 'wild beasts'

Washington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
On a tour of his country's southern desert border with Jordan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled a proposal to erect a barrier around the country to protect it from militant infiltration.
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Pentagon budget requests $146 million for Israel defense support

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎18 hours ago‎
Vice Admiral James Syring, director of the US Missile Defense Agency, told reporters the agency was working with Israel under a co-production agreement signed for the Iron Dome system, with a "not insignificant" workshare going to US firms.
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Clinton to Attack Sanders on Israel Record After New Hampshire Defeat

Haaretz - ‎10 hours ago‎
“Hillary Clinton has been a very strong friend of Israel and that is something that should not be lost on the American Jewish community,” said Paul Hodes, a former New Hampshire congressman who came to rally for Clinton at her post-primary event.

Senior Diplomat David Govrin Named Israel's New Envoy to Egypt

Haaretz - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Foreign Ministry's appointments committee named senior diplomat David Govrin as Israel's new ambassador to Egypt on Wednesday.

Rulings to Raise Taxes on Multinational R&D Centers in Israel

Haaretz - ‎46 minutes ago‎
The 250 or so multinational research and development centers in Israel may face higher tax bills in the wake of two rulings issued in recent months by Tel Aviv District Court Judge Magen Altuvia.
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A Forceful Voice in Defense of Israel's Image Abroad

New York Times - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
He is scathing about the Palestinian Authority leader, Mahmoud Abbas, for failing to speak out against terrorism, violence and incitement, but praises the authority's security cooperation with Israel that has prevented scores of attacks, saving ...
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Palestinian assailant wounds Israeli jogger in Gush Etzion stabbing

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎11 hours ago‎
Ambulances at scene of terror attack in West Bank settlement of Naveh Daniel. (photo credit:MDA). Share on Facebook Share on Twitter.
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Israel offers free holidays to Oscars contenders in effort to improve image

The Guardian - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The voucher for a 10-day trip, valid for one year and partly funded by the Israeli government, which is also being offered to the ceremony's presenters, is the most expensive freebie in the Oscars gift bag, making up a quarter of the bag's $200,000 value.
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Israeli bill targeting leftwing NGOs passes first hurdle

The Guardian - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
The legislation has been criticised as it would only affect leftwing Israeli organisations, many of which are funded by EU countries, and not rightwing NGOs, which are supported by private donations from wealthy supporters of Israel. MPs who oppose the ...
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Israel's International Conspiracy

Center for Research on Globalization - ‎6 hours ago‎
Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom recently suggested an inquiry into a surge in Israel's reported extra-judicial killing of Palestinian demonstrators after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for a harsh response and told his police and ...

MKs call to remove ex-diplomat who calls to isolate Israel from school board

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎10 hours ago‎
... Committee to discuss a Yediot Aharonot report from last month on a secret recording of a December 2015 meeting between Liel and activists from Breaking the Silence, which collects testimony from former IDF soldiers claiming Israel committed war crimes.
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Israel, India to sign weapons deal

Ynetnews - ‎13 hours ago‎
The Times of India also reported that the Indian military is in urgent need of 3rd generation anti-tank missiles, and needs to arm their 382 infantry divisions and 44 armored divisions.

Are French Jewish criminals using Israel as a get-out-of-jail card?

The Times of Israel - ‎12 hours ago‎
Coming at a time of rising Jewish emigration from France to Israel, the French-language feature “Thank You for Calling” (known in France as “Je Compte sur Vous,” French for “I'm counting on you”) is drawing attention in both countries to a criminal ...

Southern Israel mob figure sentenced in prison smuggling case

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎8 hours ago‎
The smuggling of contraband is a problem of particular concern for the Israel Prison Service, in particular among security prisoners, who very regularly conspire with guards to smuggle in cell phones.

The OECD is also calling on Israel to implement the gas framework

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The organization also argues that because Israel lacks the knowledge and experience required for exploration and development of gas resources, it should encourage the entry of international companies in this field.

'Dangerous roadways in Israel are worse than any security threat'

Jerusalem Post Israel News - ‎6 hours ago‎
In the midst of an ongoing terror wave, Eitan Cabel said that there is an even bigger threat to Israeli citizens: the deadly roads.

British woman dies in Israel and there are no answers to questions of murder

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎17 hours ago‎
The 38-year-old arrived in Israel hoping to make a new start in the sunshine of the Red Sea coast. She applied for Israeli citizenship on the basis that her grandmother was a Jewish woman from Jerusalem who married a Scottish soldier in 1945 as British ...
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