News Archive

May 2009

‘Obama committed to ejecting Jews from Judea-Samaria,’ says Abbas
Posted on Sunday, May 31, 2009
US president agrees: No more Jews on biblical lands; Israeli officials decry new hard line positions
Abbas waiting for Obama to oust Netanyahu
Posted on Sunday, May 31, 2009
PA leader won't join peace talks till Bibi meets impossible demands; Palestinians believe Obama will react by pushing Netanyah out
Israeli Arabs threaten violence over ‘loyalty’ bills
Posted on Sunday, May 31, 2009
Arab leaders say demanding loyalty denies them the right to fight for 'equal rights'
Missile threat to Israel is very real, warns minister
Posted on Sunday, May 31, 2009
Israel begins massive nationwide civil-defense drill in preparation of possible ballistic missile attack
Six killed in inter-Palestinian violence
Posted on Sunday, May 31, 2009
Israelis see clash as evidence that Hamas is building up forces to eventually seize control of 'West Bank'
Netanyahu says Israel bound by agreements, his ministers disagree
Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Netanyahu says he will demand reciprocity, but Israel must comply with signed agreements; ministers say Palestinian state not foregone conclusion
Netanyahu abruptly cancels Europe trip
Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Cancellation of trip just week in advance comes after France criticized Bibi for saying he will not surrender Jerusalem
Palestinians threaten new uprising over Jewish homes in Jerusalem
Posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2009
PA minister says Obama Administration understands if Arabs need to launch new terror war over Israeli actions in Jerusalem
Israelis mull alternatives to failed peace plans
Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Ministers and MKs say 'two-state solution' has failed, world must understand that it's not inevitable outcome of conflict
Livni forms UK-style ‘shadow government’
Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Media mocks opposition leader, noting that just seven months ago she was unable to form a real government and avoid elections
Israeli FM brings 'loyalty' bill before cabinet
Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Israeli ministers approve proposal to outlaw Arab citizens from marking Jewish state's independence as a catastrophe
Palestinians desecrate Christian cemetery
Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Muslim mob rampages through Christian cemetery in Samaria, destroying gravestones and severing the heads of statues
Israeli gov't showing cracks over settlements
Posted on Sunday, May 24, 2009
Barak vows to uproot Jewish neighborhoods, may have Bibi's backing; FM Lieberman says US won't dictate Israeli policy
Arabs pour cold water on Obama's peace drive
Posted on Sunday, May 24, 2009
Arab League says it never promised full peace with Israel in return for surrender of Judea, Samaria and Golan
Senators urge Obama to see Israel’s point of view
Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2009
76 out of 100 US senators sign letter appearing to agree with Netanyahu that Palestinians can't yet have sovereign state
Palestinians: Obama to give us Jerusalem!
Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Top PA officials say US president's new Mideast peace initiative will call for Israeli surrender of holy city
Gaza rocket hits southern Israel, 1 wounded
Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2009
First Gaza rocket attack in weeks, scores direct hit on home in battered town of Sderot
Israel knows better than to strike Iran, says CIA head
Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2009
US spymaster says Israel cannot take on Iran alone, and will not defy Obama's policy for dealing with the issue
Netanyahu holds fast against patronizing Obama
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Israeli PM wins high marks for not caving to US pressure, while Israelis become increasingly suspicious of Obama
US to abandon Israel, warns Israeli MK
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Right-wing lawmaker says that Obama has given green light to Iran to push ahead with defiant nuclear program
Israelis warned of Internet terrorism
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Prime Minister's Office issues statement warning Israelis to beware of suspicious offers on Facebook and other social networking sites
Israeli opens first free online university
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2009
University of the People already has 150 students in 35 countries; California-based endeavor is seeking US accreditation
Israeli Arabs are Holocaust-deniers, hate their country
Posted on Monday, May 18, 2009
Poll shows 40 percent of Israeli Arabs believe Holocaust never happened; only 40 percent say Jewish state has right to exist
Israeli Arab MK tries to redivide Jerusalem
Posted on Monday, May 18, 2009
Ahmed Tibi submits bill to cancel special law that reunited Jerusalem under Israeli sovereignty
Messianic Jews attacked in Israel
Posted on Monday, May 18, 2009
Ultra-Orthodox residents respond violently to what they call "missionary" presence in their city
Israel to built new Jordan Valley settlement
Posted on Monday, May 18, 2009
First official Jewish settlement built in the area in 26 years; most Israelis agree Jordan Valley must never be surrendered
Israel tries to woo foreign filmmakers
Posted on Monday, May 18, 2009
Industry and Trade Ministry offers 20 percent tax break to foreign film producers who come to Israel
Netanyahu arrives in Washington for 'tense' talks
Posted on Sunday, May 17, 2009
Israeli officials said PM plans to stand firm against Obama pressure, lay down Israel's non-negotiable demands
West puts deadline on Iran talks, Israeli forces train for raid
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2009
Deadline result of Israeli and Arab concerns; Israel promises not to surprise US with strike on Iran, but trains forces for attack
PA still seeks Israel's demise, US-trained army could attack Jewish state
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2009
Top PA official admits two-state solution is path to Israel's destruction; US general suggests troops he is training could turn on Israel
Abbas postpones Hamas-less gov't amid internal rebellion
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2009
PA leader's own Fatah party threatens revolt after learning new gov't will be made of third party candidates
US court rules against Palestinian Authority
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2009
District judge again orders PA to pay $116 million in damages to family members of couple gunned down by Hamas terrorists
Pope throws weight behind 'Palestinian cause'
Posted on Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Visiting pontiff says Palestinians must be given independent state on biblical Jewish lands
Hizballah admits aiding Palestinian terror
Posted on Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Group says it has been backing Hamas and other groups for years, contrary to image PA tried to paint
Pope walks out of interfaith meeting
Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Palestinian Muslim cleric hijacks interfaith dialogue to harshly attack Israel and call for Muslim-Christian alliance against Jews
Israel unhappy with pope's speech at Holocaust memorial
Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Yad Vashem, Israeli politicians and media say pope did not express enough remorse over events he himself participated in
Pope arrives, Palestinians try to politicize visit
Posted on Monday, May 11, 2009
Pope's arrival snarls traffic in Jerusalem, as PA tries to take over pontiff's arrangement in Israeli capital
'Silent evacuation' of young couples from Judea and Samaria
Posted on Monday, May 11, 2009
Heads of Jewish settlements say politicized building restrictions pushing young families out
Netanyahu meets Mubarak, says peace talks to resume soon
Posted on Monday, May 11, 2009
First meeting abroad for Netanyahu; refrains from endorsing creation of Palestinian state
Netanyahu vows to never surrender Golan
Posted on Sunday, May 10, 2009
Says area is strategic asset Israel cannot afford to lose; Obama extends sanctions on Syria, chances for peace slim
Hamas: Read our lips - we don't accept Israel!
Posted on Sunday, May 10, 2009
Hamas leader rebukes false interpretation of interview that claimed he was on board with 'two-state solution' to conflict
Abbas may form gov't without Hamas
Posted on Sunday, May 10, 2009
But Palestinian Authority still planning to have elections this year, and Hamas still predicted to win big
Poll: Many Americans blame Jews for recession
Posted on Sunday, May 10, 2009
Worrying survey reveals that nearly 40% of Americans believe 'the Jews' at least partially responsible for crisis
Peres butts heads with Obama admin over settlements
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Israeli pres says there are no rifts, but insists Israel will not order halt to natural growth of Jewish settlements
Report: Obama urged Arabs to alter Saudi peace plan
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Wants 'Palestinian refugees' to live in new PA state, and for UN to take control of Jerusalem holy sites
New Palestinian peace deal: 10-year truce for land
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Hamas, which is expected to win next PA election, wants to alter the terms of the peace process to not really be peace at all
IDF prepares to face Israeli Arabs
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Report indicates Israeli army training to seize Arab areas in event of full-scale war
Cleric: Muslims seek jihad from the womb
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
In televised sermon, Palestinian cleric says all Muslims seek from conception to violently spread their faith
Hamas claims mortar attack on Israel
Posted on Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Three mortar shells fired at southern Israel on Wednesday, causing no injuries or damage
UN blames Israel for Gaza carnage, ignores Hamas terror
Posted on Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Damning, one-sided report stops just short of accusing Israel of war crimes; to be presented to Security Council
Terror victims group turns tables on Israel's detractors
Posted on Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Israeli group preparing lawsuit against NATO member states over destructive bombings of Serbia in 1990s
Hamas bans big weddings in Gaza
Posted on Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Terror group says long, noisy weddings keeping local students from studying for exams
White House links Iran nukes to Palestinian state
Posted on Monday, May 04, 2009
Top Obama advisor says Iran nuke program can't be stopped until Israel surrenders land for Palestinian state
Israelis remain wary of Obama
Posted on Monday, May 04, 2009
Poll shows Israelis still view America as their best friend and ally, but aren't so sure about its president
Pope to demand control of Holy Land sites
Posted on Monday, May 04, 2009
Vatican claims to five key Christian sites in Israel to top pope's Holy Land agenda

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