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ARTICLES BY: Matti Bernhardt / Tazpit News Agency

May 27, 2015 10:57 am

Netanyahu Criticized for Remarks on Territorial Concessions

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged that he will need to make some territorial concessions in any future agreement with the Palestinians. The statement was made...

May 20, 2015 12:54 pm

Gay Couples Included in New IDF Policy to Protect Children of Enlisted Soldiers

Gay and straight couples with children will no longer have to deal with situations where both parents are enlisted for reserve service. The IDF recently...

May 14, 2015 5:31 pm

Israeli Police Chief Calls for Reevaluation of Country’s Marijuana Policy

Israeli Police Chief Yohanan Danino told students in a Beit Shemesh school on Wednesday, May 13, that he is in favor of reevaluating the state's...

May 12, 2015 3:57 pm

Israeli Soldiers Angered by ‘Breaking the Silence’ Claims Against IDF

A group of former IDF soldiers, incensed by an Israeli NGO's claims that they abused Palestinians during last summer's fighting in Gaza, have taken to...

May 12, 2015 3:38 pm

Incitement Prompts Security Detail for Incoming Israeli Justice Minister

Israel's Knesset has issued a security detail to incoming Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked after recent incitement against her on social media - including a Facebook...


New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions (REVIEW) - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...


The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...


North Korea Threatens US With ‘Horrible Nuclear Strike’

North Korea warned Tuesday that the US will be destroyed if it chooses to defy the "military giant" led by leader Kim Jong Un. "In case the US opts for confrontation...


Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...