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Posts Tagged: Gilad Shalit

May 7, 2015 5:25 pm

Report: Former Hamas Captive Gilad Shalit to Move in With Longtime Girlfriend Adi Siegler

Former Hamas captive Gilad Shalit and his girlfriend, Adi Siegler, have decided to move in together after a two-year relationship, Israel's Channel 2 reported on...

November 11, 2014 11:29 am

What To Do About Car Terrorism? - As I prepare for an upcoming visit to Israel, I can't help but feel a twinge of apprehension. How could it be...

August 21, 2014 9:08 pm

Israel Kills Three Top Hamas Commanders, Including Gilad Shalit’s Abductor

In a pre-dawn airstrike, three top Hamas commanders were killed by an Israeli strike on a four-story building near Rafah in the southern part of...

July 31, 2014 4:50 am

The UN’s Tunnel Vision

The "offensive tunnels," through which Gaza terrorists crept into Israel eight years ago, killed two of Gilad Shalit 's comrades, wounded two others and kidnapped...

July 7, 2014 10:58 am

Hamas Issues Demands for Gaza Ceasefire as Israel Prepares for Possible Escalation

Leaders of the Gaza-based terror group Hamas on Monday announced terms for the cessation of rocket fire into Israel, which are unlikely to be met...

July 3, 2014 8:52 am

Abbas and Israel’s Murdered Teens: No Remorse in Sight

The world's praise for Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas' opposition to the kidnapping of the Israeli teenagers has been as loud and frequent as the...

June 20, 2014 6:21 pm

IDF Officer Says Hamas Plan to Win Release of Convicts Has Backfired

Times of Israel - Hamas's attempt to release prisoners from Israeli detention by means of the kidnapping of three yeshiva students has backfired, the head of the...

June 20, 2014 12:28 am

Palestinians Celebrate Israeli Kidnappings; Hamas Calls For Intifada

Last week's kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers continues to generate widespread celebration within Palestinian society. In addition to people doling out candy and sweets in the...

June 18, 2014 10:10 am

Palestinian Social Media Campaign Celebrating Kidnapping Goes Viral - Palestinian activists have formed their own viral social media campaign to celebrate the kidnapping of the three Israeli teenagers last Thursday. Called "Three...

June 12, 2014 1:00 pm

Palestinian Soccer Player Arrested for Hamas Terror Ties

A Palestinian soccer player who met with a Hamas terrorist in Qatar this year was arrested by the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet). Sameh Fares...

April 13, 2014 2:18 pm

What’s Really Stopping a Peace Deal Between Israel and the Palestinian Authority

Secretary of State John Kerry's non-stop efforts at cementing an Israeli-Palestinian peace accord have failed. "Cement" turns out to be an important ingredient in the...

January 16, 2014 9:45 pm

Forbes Investigative Star Explains Why His Sights Are Set on Israel (INTERVIEW)

Forbes magazine's Contributing Editor of Investigations, Richard Behar, who this week published a scathing 15,000-word indictment of the American Studies Association's vote to boycott Israeli...

December 27, 2013 1:34 pm

Israeli Arab Political Party’s Facebook Page Airs Released Terrorist’s Call to Kidnap IDF Soldiers

Samer al-Issawi, a Palestinian-Arab who was released this week from an Israeli prison after a prolonged hunger strike, received a hero's welcome not only from the...

December 10, 2013 2:02 pm

Gilad Shalit to Run Jerusalem Marathon

Q: How do you know if someone has run a marathon? A: They'll tell you. I know this joke is true because I've run two marathons. (See -...


A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the dietary laws...


Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

How the IDF Is Preparing for a Multi-Front War

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) plan designed to prepare it for the challenge of multiple-front warfare is now entering its third...


Jewish NGO Simon Wiesenthal Center Considers Travel Advisory for Poland

Jewish human rights organization Simon Wiesenthal Center said on Wednesday it was considering issuing a travel advisory for Jews urging them to limit their visits to Poland after the country's...


HaBayit HaYehudi Leader: I May Leave Coalition if Netanyahu Is Indicted

Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett, the leader of the HaBayit HaYehudi, hinted on Thursday that he might take his party out of the governing coalition if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

Middle East

Lebanese Journalist: 100 Years After Balfour Declaration, Arabs Have Failed... - In a Nov. 25, 2017 article marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, published in the London-based daily...