News Archive

January 2011

Egypt's next leader a 'stooge of Iran?'
Posted on Monday, January 31, 2011
Israelis fear Egypt may soon fool the world just as Palestinians have by putting forward a clean-cut, but terrorist-linked president in Mohammed ElBaradei
Israel watches with concern as Egypt teeters on the brink
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2011
Mubarak regime appears ready to fall, but who will take over? Largest opposition group is allied with Hamas, and would turn Egypt into major military threat for Israel
Israeli leftist admits: Human rights is a business
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2011
Long-time liberal human rights activist admits the movement for many is about making a good income, says opposition to government monitoring of funding is in order to protect cash flow
Huckabee on his way back to Israel
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2011
Possible Republican presidential frontrunner will make his 15th visit to Israel this week; Huckabee is a strong supporter of Israel and a united Jerusalem
Abbas pays $2,000 to would-be bomber's family
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2011
So-called 'moderate' Palestinian leader encourages more violence with relatively massive payout to family of man killed while attacking Israelis
Palestinian killers of American Christian nabbed near Hebron
Posted on Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Israel indicts four Palestinians behind brutal murder of American Chrisitian tourist Kristine Luken, other murders and crimes; 'We just wanted to kill Jews,' says one
Hizballah's man takes over in Lebanon
Posted on Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Billionaire businessman nominated by Hizballah becomes Lebanon's new prime minister, opposition erupts in street protests; Israel: Iranian takeover of Lebanon almost complete
Europe starts process of recognizing Palestine
Posted on Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Ireland upgrades Palestinian mission in Dublin to embassy in all but name; Israel fears domino effect leading to full unilateral recognition of Palestinian state by Europe
Palestinian leadership in hot water over 'Palestine Papers'
Posted on Tuesday, January 25, 2011
After more documents reveal Abbas regime privately backed down on 'refugee issue,' Palestinian leadership is scrambling to prevent the downfall many say is inevitable
The Palestine Papers: Why didn't the Palestinians sign an agreement?
Posted on Monday, January 24, 2011
Leaked minutes of negotiations between Israel and Palestinians show the Palestinians appeared ready to make concessions and meet Israel half way. So why was an agreement never signed?
Israel's flotilla raid was legal, concludes investigation
Posted on Monday, January 24, 2011
Committee determines Gaza blockade is legal, Israeli commandoes conducted themselves professionally and humanely; respected international observers agree with findings
Lebanon faces isolation as Hizballah rises to power
Posted on Sunday, January 23, 2011
Lebanese terrorist militia appears poised to seize control of government, either politically or militarily; US threatens to cut off all aid, Israel says Lebanon now fully a satellite of Iran
Shimon Peres in mourning after wife passes away
Posted on Sunday, January 23, 2011
Israeli president was married to his wife for 67 years; Sonia Peres was most famous for not being famous, for anonymously helping anyone she could; she shunned the limelight that her husband dwells in
Israel honors Dutch Christian leader
Posted on Friday, January 21, 2011
Karl van Oordt, founder of the Dutch ministry Christians for Israel, is presented with prestigious award by Knesset and the World Jewish Congress for his unwavering support of the Jewish state
US blocks UN condemnation of 'Jewish settlements'
Posted on Thursday, January 20, 2011
Palestinians, allies forced to abandon vote on resolution calling Jewish presence in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem 'illegal' after US objects to interjection of UN Security Council in peace process
America, Russia implicitly recognize Palestinian state
Posted on Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Visiting Russian leader tells Palestinians Moscow has already recognized Palestinian state; Obama Admin allows Palestinian mission in Washington to fly flag for first time ever
Netanyahu: Tunisia coup shows why Palestinian state is a bad idea
Posted on Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Overthrow of north African government is exactly what would happen in a Palestinian state, bringing blood-thirsty terrorists to power, suggests Netanyahu; It already happened in Gaza
If elections were held today
Posted on Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Poll shows that if early elections were held in Israel, the Knesset would look largely the same, and Netanyahu would still be prime minister
Controversy-ridden Greek Orthodox Church marks 'the Epiphany'
Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2011
20,000 Christian pilgrims mark Jesus' baptism at Jordan River, amid allegations that their Greek Orthodox Church patriarch is holding his predecessor captive in Jerusalem
Political upheaval in Israel, Netanyahu left with thin majority
Posted on Monday, January 17, 2011
DM Barak ditches Labor Party over unchecked leftward slide and starts new party, but leaves Netanyahu with a razor-thin majority coalition in the Knesset
Announcing the winners of Israel Today's free flight to Israel
Posted on Sunday, January 16, 2011
Congratulations! Karen Sommerfeld-Forge of San Marcos, California, winner of Israel Today's 2010 Free Trip To Jerusalem!
Report: Virus attacking Iran nuke program is Israeli
Posted on Sunday, January 16, 2011
NY Times reports that Stuxnet virus that has crippled Iran's nuclear program was stunningly crafted by Israeli engineers, tested at Israeli nuclear facility
Researcher: Israel should drop detrimental US aid
Posted on Thursday, January 13, 2011
US aid cripples Israel's diplomatic freedom, but is also costing the Jewish state more than it is providing; further, it has struck a huge blow to Israeli defense industry
Will collapse of Lebanon's government lead to war?
Posted on Thursday, January 13, 2011
Top Israeli expert insists Hizballah is just making play for more political power, doesn't want war right now; but Lebanese civil war is inevitable, as is its spilling over into Israel
Poll: Jerusalem Arabs want to remain in Israel
Posted on Thursday, January 13, 2011
40 percent plurality of Jerusalem Arabs say if their neighborhood becomes part of Palestinian state, they will flee to the Israeli side
Netanyahu suggests US cautioned Israel against settlement freeze
Posted on Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Netanyahu says was ready to extend Jewish building freeze, until Washington warned him it wouldn't get Israel anywhere with the Palestinians, and may make problems worse
World in uproar as Israeli demolishes vacant Jerusalem hotel
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2011
US, Europe berate Israel for allowing private Jewish businessman to demolish decrepit hotel to make way for new development
Is Hamas close to acquiring unconventional weapons?
Posted on Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Declaration by Hamas leader in Gaza suggests terror group may be working to acquire chemical, biological or even nuclear weapons
Internet evangelism in Israel picks up steam
Posted on Monday, January 10, 2011
One For Israel Internet evangelism group says many Israelis coming to faith online, hundreds of New Testaments downloaded
Iran revises story of Esther, labels Purim a day of mourning
Posted on Monday, January 10, 2011
In Iran, Purim is marked as the day Jews of antiquity massacred 75,000 Persians under their bloodthirsty Queen Esther
Israeli upgrades Kenya's medical abilities
Posted on Monday, January 10, 2011
Team working under Foreign Ministry builds first emergency room for impoverished region of 6 million
Israeli soldier dead, 8 wounded as Gaza violence escalates
Posted on Sunday, January 09, 2011
Israeli troops battling Hamas terrorists hit by friendly fire; Palestinian rockets pound southern Israel in fierce escalation of violence
Israel sorry for accidental killing of Hebron man
Posted on Friday, January 07, 2011
Soldiers opened fire on man mistaken for wanted terrorist after startling him from sleep; army promises swift investigation, but noted such tragedies can occur during war situation
Jerusalem Arab children taught to seek bloodshed
Posted on Thursday, January 06, 2011
Palestinian TV program shows young Arab kids at school in Jerusalem holding bullets and singing their desire to shed their blood
Leftist activists provoke Arab-Jewish violence for propaganda
Posted on Thursday, January 06, 2011
Video shows Israeli and foreign activists inciting young Arabs to attack Jews, but the activists' video of the incident only showed Jews throwing stones in retaliation
Why the death of a Palestinian protestor by tear gas is a non-story
Posted on Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Palestinians trying to turn women allegedly killed by Israeli tear gas into poster child for anti-Israel campaign; but even if true, her death does not prove malicious intent on Israel's part
PA fails to stop Arabs from working for Jews
Posted on Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Despite legal ban on working for Jews in Judea and Samaria, the number of Palestinian Arabs employed by Israeli Jews has actually grown
Arab world in uproar over Zionist spy birds
Posted on Tuesday, January 04, 2011
Wounded vulture found in Saudi Arabia wearing tracker and tag from Israeli university; Arabs convinced Israel is using nature to spy on them
'Israel is not facing a demographic threat'
Posted on Monday, January 03, 2011
Israeli official again debunks resurfacing claims that if Jews don't surrender Judea and Samaria, Arabs will be a majority in Jewish state; reality is that Jews hold a firm, unshakable majority
Arabs plotted to fire missile at Jerusalem soccer game
Posted on Monday, January 03, 2011
Two Jerusalem Arabs received funding from Hamas and Muslim Brotherhood to carry out attacks in Israeli capital, including missile strike on main soccer stadium
Israel wraps up hottest, driest year on record
Posted on Monday, January 03, 2011
2010 saw average temperatures in Israel rise drastically, and fewer days with rain than any year since Israel's rebirth as a nation-state
Israel strikes Gaza in response to rocket attack
Posted on Sunday, January 02, 2011
Three Hamas installations hit in retaliatory strike; soldiers kill Palestinian trying to stab them with broken glass bottle
Earthquake rocks northern Israel
Posted on Sunday, January 02, 2011
4.0 earthquake shakes northern Jordan Valley region, local residents panic; valley is part of largest fault line in the world

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