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Posts Tagged: knesset

April 2, 2024 2:05 pm

‘Raped Daily’: Former Israeli Hostages Recount Sexual Abuse by Hamas Terrorists as Families Plead for Action

In an emotional hearing at the Knesset, Israel's parliament, former hostages held by Hamas terrorists in Gaza recounted harrowing tales of sexual harassment and abuse,...

April 2, 2024 9:23 am

Israel Will ‘Address’ Remaining Hamas Forces in Rafah ‘Soon,’ Defense Chief Says

Hamas has stopped functioning as a military organization, and Israel will eliminate the Palestinian terrorist group's remaining forces in the Gazan city of Rafah "soon,"...

September 12, 2023 8:03 am

Israel’s Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Showdown Over Judicial Reform

Israel's Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday against a bid by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government to curb the court's powers, part of a judicial...

July 23, 2023 11:09 am

Netanyahu Says Doing ‘Excellently’, Plans to Attend Key Reform Vote on Monday

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he was "doing excellently" after an overnight hospitalization and vowed to be in parliament on Monday to vote for...

July 23, 2023 10:51 am

Iran Cheers on as Crisis in Israel Deepens, Netanyahu Undergoes Surgery

i24 News - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani reacted to Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu undergoing surgery to have a pacemaker implanted on Saturday,...

May 3, 2023 7:54 am

Ben-Gvir’s Party Boycotts Knesset Votes Over ‘Weak Response’ to Gaza Terror - Israeli National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir’s Otzma Yehudit Party will boycott Wednesday’s scheduled Knesset votes in protest of the government’s “weak response” to...

April 30, 2023 1:59 pm

US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy Arrives in Israel Ahead of Knesset Speech

i24 News - United States House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy landed in Israel on Sunday, one day before his scheduled speech to the Israeli...

April 30, 2023 11:15 am

The Jerusalem Rally Was a Reminder that Democracy Didn’t Lose; the Left Did - Those of us who were among the hundreds of thousands of participants in the right-wing rally in Jerusalem on Thursday evening weren’t surprised...

April 30, 2023 10:55 am

Netanyahu Convinced Judicial Reform Agreement ‘Can Be Reached’

i24 News - Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday during the cabinet meeting ahead of the opening of the summer session of the Knesset...

March 30, 2023 12:42 pm

Jewish Diversity, Israeli Politics, and the Rules of the Game

The late Rabbi Jonathan Sacks wrote about Jews, that “No small people is more diverse, ethnically, culturally, attitudinally and religiously.” Nowhere is this more evident...

March 26, 2023 11:22 am

Party Pressure Mounts on Netanyahu to Pause Judicial Overhaul

A top lawmaker from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party echoed on Sunday a call by the defense chief to pause a contested judicial...

February 26, 2023 11:30 am

Israeli Ministers Approve Bill Allowing Death Penalty for Terrorists

i24 News - In the wake of the deadly terrorist attack earlier in the day, Israeli ministers on Sunday approved a bill allowing the capital...

February 12, 2023 11:50 am

Biden Urges Consensus in Israel on Judiciary Plans as Protest Mounts

US President Joe Biden has called for wide agreement to be reached in Israel on sweeping changes to the judiciary pushed by Prime Minister Benjamin...

January 31, 2023 8:47 am

Law to Strip Terrorists of Israeli Citizenship Advances in Knesset - A special joint Knesset committee approved the preliminary reading of a proposed law that would revoke Israeli citizenship, or residency, from terrorists who...


Antisemitic Pro-Palestine Group Set To Protest Alexandria-Ocasio Cortez at...

Within Our Lifetime (WOL) a prominent, pro-Palestine activist group, is planning a mass protest during an upcoming June 22 appearance...


Israeli Actress Shira Haas Wins Award for Role in Upcoming TV Series...

Israeli actress Shira Haas was awarded the Special Jury Prize at the Monte Carlo Television Festival on Tuesday night for...

Middle East

UN Committee Says Not Enough Evidence to Declare a Famine in Gaza

The United Nations Famine Review Committee (FRC), a panel of experts in international food security and nutrition, has cast doubt on the notion that the northern Gaza Strip is suffering...

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