News Archive

August 2007

Israel blames Hamas for Palestinian kids' deaths
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
Three Palestinian children killed in strike on terrorist rocket launchers they were sent by Hamas to adjust
Israeli hospital insists on caring for Palestinian girl
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
Child was wounded in Israeli air strike on Palestinian terrorist, most of her family was killed; girl says she would now like to remain in Israel for the rest of her life
Israeli obesity drug showing positive signs
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
After adjusting dosages based on age, gender and ethnic background, doctors find drug significantly aids in weight loss
Women of the Bible featured on new Israeli stamps
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
Postal service officials note that though Israel was patriarchal, women were in no way inferior to men in biblical times
Israel no longer positioned for war on Golan
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
Israel pulls forces back from Golan in effort to ease tensions with Syria; officials say chances of war now almost non-existent
Israeli-made genealogy websites all the rage
Posted on Thursday, August 30, 2007
My Heritage, Geni and Famillion join long list of Israeli and Jewish innovations both online and in broader field of technology
Hizballah to sue Israel
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Lebanese terror group to file suit against Israel in various countries, despite fact UN blames Hizballah for starting 2006 war
Israeli-Arab terrorists to be freed by Peres
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Israel's new president decides five Arabs who raped and brutally murdered two young Jews 20 years ago have been punished enough
Report: Abbas breaking promise to not court Hamas
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Arab paper reports Hamas ready to return Gaza in exchange for Abbas reinstating unity gov't in violation of promises to Israel and the US
Obama getting Mideast lessons from Dennis Ross
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Ross was architect of Clinton peace initiative, but has lately blamed Arafat and the Palestinians for the collapse of peace efforts
Hamas fighters training in Iran, says Israeli general
Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Top general says Israel knows of at least 100 Hamas officials training in Iran, confirms group is building army in Gaza
Israeli wounded by Palestinian rocket
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Rocket slams into family home causing extensive damage; several people treated for shock
Lynch of Israeli officer narrowly averted
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Palestinian mob drags Israeli officer who accidentally entered Jenin from his car in order to lynch him; PA police step in to save the soldier
Hamas closes Gaza clinics, imposes press restrictions
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Terror group says clinics are charging locals too much, threatens to fire doctors; Hamas to enforce old press law restricting reports from Gaza
Israeli minister accuses Egypt of helping Hamas in Gaza
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Over 40 tons of illicit arms enter Gaza via Egytpian Sinai over last two months; minister says this could not have happened undetected
Half of IDF officers are religious
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Religious combat soldiers praised as most dedicated and brave; despite being a minority, conservative Jews make up backbone of IDF
Israelis hack iPhone, obtain local service
Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Group of computer engineers manages to overcome Apple's data protection system, possibly opening up Israeli market to iPhones
Egyptian man swims home from Gaza
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Young Egyptian trapped in Gaza for two years after crossing breached border following Israeli withdrawal
Jordan to accelerate nuclear program
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Jordan says it possesses plenty of uranium, and must speed up development of nuclear energy; Egypt, Saudi Arabia also launch nuclear programs
Lieberman: Israel could force regime change in Syria
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Israel's minister of strategic affairs says Damascus is a problem that will have be dealt with if the northern border flares up again
Hamas planning mega-attack against Israel
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Damascus-based Hamas leadership wants mass-casualty attack against Israelis to boost its image at home and abroad
Hamas and Fatah working together to attack Israel
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Palestinian organizations form umbrella group in West Bank to carry out joint terrorist operations; US still sends money
Ariel Sharon still brain dead
Posted on Monday, August 27, 2007
Doctors say cannot detect any brain wave activity in former prime minister, but family refuses to disconnect him from life support
Israelis pull kids from rocket-threatened schools
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
Nearly one-fourth of students from Sderot will be attending classes outside of town when school year opens next month
Anti-Semitic attacks reported in northern Israel
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
Formerly Jewish dominated neighborhood in Haifa is today home to Arab majority that is hostile to its Jewish neighbors
Terrorists scale Gaza security fence
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
Three terrorists successfully breach barrier, attack military post in southern Israel; residents of nearby town say they are not safe
Israeli Bedouin threaten violence
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
Bedouin boy killed during Israeli counter-terrorism raid in West Bank; family insists soldiers purposely shot the child
Peres still sees peace just around the corner
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
Israeli president says talks based on economic potential can result in outline for final peace deal before November summit in Washington
Israel cautions against UN plan to redraw border
Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2007
UN chief to send cartographer to examine possibility of redrawing border between Israel and Lebanon in line with Hizballah demands
Many Palestinians would still vote for Hamas
Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2007
Poll shows Abbas would defeat Hamas leader Haniyeh by the narrowest of margins in presidential election
Palestinians uproot Jewish vineyard
Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2007
Mob of hundreds of Arabs and extremist left-wing Jews destroy some 5,000 young vines; international and israeli mainstream medias ignore the story
Hamas, Israeli Islamists strategize in Jerusalem
Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2007
Police use force after participants in illegal gathering of Islamists refuse to disperse peacefully
Religious Jews suspected in crematorium fire
Posted on Thursday, August 23, 2007
The location of Israel's first and only crematorium had been kept secret for over two years for fear of attack by the religious
Palestinian rocket hits Israeli daycare
Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Rocket destroys play yard, causes damage to daycare; no injuries as daycare was closed for summer vacation
Israel bans cell phones at cabinet meetings
Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Decision is part of larger initiative to combat leaks to the media regarding senstive issues discussed by government
Palestinians thank US for terror training
Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Senior Palestinian security officer says American training enabled Palestinians to kill more than 1,000 Israelis since 2000
Palestinian terrorists send kids to their deaths
Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Terrorists sent group of children to retrieve recently used rocket launcher in northern Gaza; IDF attacked thinking another rocket assault was imminent
Hamas gaining strength in West Bank
Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2007
Terror group managing to establish new military cells throughout Judea and Samaria, despite limited counter efforts by Abbas
Worrying number of US experts say America-Israel alliance damaging
Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Fourteen percent of "top foreign policy experts" say America's alliance with Israel does not serve US interests
Israeli proposal urges Palestinians to actually govern
Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Israeli officials say Hamas will take over in Judea and Samaria if Abbas' Fatah does not start to provide social welfare services
Israeli medical team aids Peru earthquake victims
Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Team of six doctors and nurses brought in to help wounded, funded by American Jews; Israeli Foreign Ministry transfers funds for tents and blankets
Britain remains a center for Hamas incitement
Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Israeli government study shows Hamas operating major media branch from London, threatening both Israel and Britain
US instigating Israel-Syria war, charges Damascus
Posted on Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Leading government-controlled Syria paper claims the US wants Israel to go to war with its northern neighbor
Keith Ellison ends Israel trip unscathed
Posted on Monday, August 20, 2007
America's first Muslim congressman wraps up second visit to Israel, having deftly avoided every political pitfall
Israel eyes Patriot missile purchase
Posted on Monday, August 20, 2007
Jewish state looks to bolster missile defenses amid growing concern of major Syrian missile assault
UN workers demand Palestinians stop threatening them
Posted on Monday, August 20, 2007
Aid workers reportedly detained by militants, as Palestinians try to drag UN into internal conflict
Hamas to declare independence in Gaza?
Posted on Monday, August 20, 2007
Terror group threatens to declare Gaza an independent territory if Abbas holds early elections reversing Hamas' landslide victory last year
Israelis develop epilepsy warning device
Posted on Monday, August 20, 2007
Monitoriing device will help parents of child patients to more easily sleep, and older patients to live more normal lives
Israelis discover how to erase long-term memory
Posted on Sunday, August 19, 2007
Clinical tests on rats show that long-term memories can be isolated and erased; will enable treatment of dementia
Iran: Israel is Satan's standard bearer
Posted on Sunday, August 19, 2007
Ahmadinejad insists Israel is illegitimate, and that because of that the nation is on course to be removed from the region
Israel: Palestinians lying about expanded amnesty deal
Posted on Sunday, August 19, 2007
Palestinians say Israel forwarded list of 100 additional terrorists it will no longer pursue; Olmert already granted amnesty to 178 killers
Israeli journalist ejected from Jordan press conference
Posted on Sunday, August 19, 2007
Reporter from largest Israeli paper is nearly lynched after identifying herself at post-music festival press conference
Olmert, Abbas holding final status peace talks
Posted on Thursday, August 16, 2007
Leaders trying to hammer out decades-old differences in time to present final status peace deal at November summit in Washington
Leading Palestinian lawmaker dispatched suicide bomber
Posted on Thursday, August 16, 2007
Former speaker of Palestinian parliament personally sent out bomber in 2002 that ended up killing Israeli woman
Abbas invites Hamas to reunite
Posted on Thursday, August 16, 2007
After assuring Israeli and US leaders that Hamas is finished, PLO chief invites terror group to "return to national unity"
Israeli troops rescue Jewish girls from Arab father
Posted on Thursday, August 16, 2007
Palestinian father had taken girls, aged 1.5 and 4, despite court order granting custody to Jewish mother
Giuliani says 'NO' to terror-supporting Palestinian state
Posted on Wednesday, August 15, 2007
US Republican frontrunner says negotiations over Palestinian statehood pointless if Palestinians can't govern themselves and will support terrorism
US court rejects Israeli evidence
Posted on Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Israeli soldiers confiscated documents showing link between Hamas and major US Muslim charity, but court rejects evidence
IDF: Gaza a major threat to Israel
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Former intel chief says political echelon chose to dismiss worst-case withdrawal scenarios in 2005; now they are a reality
Yemenite Jews flee amid Muslim threats
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Islamic group believed to be tied to Al Qaeda accuses local Jews of sowing decay, gives them 10 days to leave
Animal-abuse on Hamas TV
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Fuzzy children's character shown violently swining live cats by their tales, tormenting caged lions to the laughter of young kids
Report: Syrian general pushing Assad toward war
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Head of military intelligence telling Syrian leader that only war will force Israel to surrender Golan Heights
IDF attacks terrorists in southern Gaza
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
At least two terrorists killed during limited incursion including ground and air forces; Palestinians say two civilians also killed
Netanyahu campaign HQ shares building with Israeli Messianics
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Netanyahu rival Moshe Feiglin accuses Likud leader of ties to "missionaries" as the party hold primary election
Government skewered over refusal to pass out gas masks
Posted on Monday, August 13, 2007
DM Barak says that providing protection to Israelis would be interpreted by Syria as preparations for war
Israel worried about Syrian air defenses
Posted on Monday, August 13, 2007
Syrian airspace more protected than any other nation in world; many batteries are cutting-edge Russian systems
Israeli Arabs forming terror groups?
Posted on Monday, August 13, 2007
Arab group from Galilee claims credit for Jerusalem shooting, was previously behind abduction and murder of soldier
Peres proposes mass release of Palestinian prisoners
Posted on Monday, August 13, 2007
President says Israel should release all 10,000 Palestinian terrorists it is holding in exchange for promise of security
Arafat doctor confirms PLO chief had HIV
Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007
Personal physician says Arafat had been injected with HIV, but died from an earlier injection of poison
Hamas pressing Gaza Christians to become Muslims
Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007
News comes just days after reports of Christian professor forced to convert and marry Muslim man
Sharon ranch hit by Palestinian rocket
Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007
First time comatose former prime minister's private residence hit by rockets from nearby Gaza; no injuries reported
Terrorist released cause of Olmert's amnesty
Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007
Terrorist caught red-handed, but soldiers must let him go cause Olmert granted him amnesty in gesture to Abbas
Jewish cardinal laid to rest
Posted on Sunday, August 12, 2007
In death, archbishop of Paris reminds followers that he was born a Jews and remained a Jew, despite embracing Jesus
Syria planning to attack Israel - military expert
Posted on Thursday, August 09, 2007
Leading military analyst says Syria has built massive missile array pointed at Israel, and regular gov't meetings show Jerusalem is worried
Norway: Still chummy with Hamas
Posted on Thursday, August 09, 2007
Visiting Norwegian foreign minister slams media for reporting he had promised Israel to cut all ties with Hamas
Hamas sets up Gaza naval force
Posted on Thursday, August 09, 2007
New forces has no sea-going vessels, and will rely on heavy machine guns and artillery to combat enemies
US Dems won't endanger Israel with Iraq policy
Posted on Thursday, August 09, 2007
House majority leader leading delegation to Israel to gain better understanding of concers surrounding Iraq withdrawal
McCain: Hizballah threat must be removed
Posted on Wednesday, August 08, 2007
US presidential hopefuls blast Syria's support for terror; McCain says peace only after Hizballah threat removed
US Treasury blacklists Palestinian charity
Posted on Wednesday, August 08, 2007
One of largest Palestinian charities accused of financing Hamas programs and terrorist activities
Fatah and Hamas eye future unity government
Posted on Wednesday, August 08, 2007
Abbas promises he is not talking to Hamas, but Palestinian officials later admit negotiations aimed at reconciliation are taking place
Israel one step closer to curing cancer
Posted on Wednesday, August 08, 2007
Scientists discover mechanisms that control growth and spread of breast cancer, opening door to possible anti-cancer medication
Olmert to comply with 100% of Palestinian land demands
Posted on Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Israeli PM reportedly adopts plan to swap territory with Palestinians allowing creation of Arab state on lands equal to all of those liberated in 1967
Palestinian rocket kills two Arab children
Posted on Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Terrorists fired rocket at southern Israel, but it fell short and hit northern Gaza town; five other children wounded
Gunfire from Arab wedding wounds Israeli motorist
Posted on Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Police at first thought man was wounded in terror attacks, but later learned Palestinian celebrants had fired into the air at nearby wedding
Olmert tells Abbas he's ready for Palestine
Posted on Monday, August 06, 2007
Israeli PM eager to start talks on birthing Palestine on ancient Jewish lands, believes deal will bolster Abbas against Hamas
Gaza Christian forcibly converted to Islam
Posted on Monday, August 06, 2007
Forced convert is top female university professor in Gaza; she has been forbidden to contact her own family, and must associate only with her new husband
Russia reestablishes naval bases in Syria
Posted on Monday, August 06, 2007
Bases closed since the Cold War; Israel fears Russian navy will spy on its missile shield projects with the US
Record number of Americans join Israeli army
Posted on Monday, August 06, 2007
150 young American Jews agree to move to Israel, help defend the nation against its enemies; meanwhile, more young Israelis are dodging the draft
Israel may build nuclear power plant
Posted on Sunday, August 05, 2007
Plant would help alleviate electrical shortage problem, but will also bring inspectors into Israel and expose alleged nuclear weapons program
Boy found after 5 hours adrift in Dead Sea
Posted on Sunday, August 05, 2007
After being separated from father while swimming in Dead Sea, 8-year-old boy floats for five hours in the dark, careful not to drink the water
2 wounded by Palestinian rockets; Israel strikes Gaza
Posted on Sunday, August 05, 2007
Palestinian rockets from Gaza continue to hit Sderot; Israeli retaliatory strike destroys massive car bomb
MKs fight deportation of Sudanese after Egyptians lynch refugees
Posted on Sunday, August 05, 2007
Olmert wants to send Sudanese back to Egypt, but last week Egyptian soldiers lynched two refugees in view of IDF soldiers
Israelis fire eggs, tomatoes at Gaza
Posted on Sunday, August 05, 2007
Group of activists pelt Gaza with food to highlight absurdity that southern Israel still suffering from daily rocket attacks
American Evangelicals divide over Israel
Posted on Thursday, August 02, 2007
Umbrella group headed by John Hagee demands Bush stop trying to divide Israel; opposing Evangelicals openly back "two-state solution"
Syria threatens Israel with war of attrition
Posted on Thursday, August 02, 2007
Damascus says it will launch low-level aggression if Israel does not agree to negotiate surrender of the Golan Heights
Hizballah rejects Israeli prisoner swap proposal
Posted on Thursday, August 02, 2007
Israel wants sign of life from hostage soldiers in return for limited release of terrorists, to be followed by larger swap
Youth group banished from IDF base for talking about Jesus
Posted on Thursday, August 02, 2007
Believing youngsters share festive music and then try to share faith, but are evicted by angered soldiers
Hizballah: Israel could have beaten us
Posted on Wednesday, August 01, 2007
Terrorist commander says Hizballah was rapidly nearing end of its ability to engage Israelis in combat, was saved from destruction by international community
Syria's Assad rallies his troops
Posted on Wednesday, August 01, 2007
Letter marking anniversary of army's founding appears to be preparing soldiers for imminent armed conflict with Israel
Hizballah preparing for war, but Olmert refuses to see it
Posted on Wednesday, August 01, 2007
Leading Lebanese lawmaker says the terror group is preparing the ground for another war, but Olmert insists the calm will last
Israeli power plant fueled by cow manure
Posted on Wednesday, August 01, 2007
Daily load of 600 tons of manure from 12,000 cows being used to produce up to 2 megawatts/hour of electricity

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