News Archive

December 2011

Ordinary Madness
Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011
Even the simple act of traveling local Jerusalem-area roads at night or early in the mornings reveals the fact that reality in Israel can be best described as ordinary madness
Israel says it will have to invade Gaza again
Posted on Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Israeli army chief and top lawmakers say there is no way to avoid another Gaza invasion in order to curb the Hamas terrorist threat
A somber Christmas for Gaza's Christians
Posted on Wednesday, December 28, 2011
British newspaper files a rare honest mainstream media report about why the Holy Land's Christian population is shrinking; hint: it's not because of Israel
Rise of the State of Judea
Posted on Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Settler source tells Israel Today that Jews of Judea and Samaria no longer feel "Israeli" and are increasingly in favor of establishing a separate Jewish state - the State of Judea
Burning books in Cairo
Posted on Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Mob of Islamists burn famed Institute of Egypt and nearly 200,000 rare books in further sign that Egypt is moving further from, not closer to Western civilization
Israeli FM: No peace with the Palestinians for now
Posted on Monday, December 26, 2011
Lieberman again explains to foreign ambassadors why it is impossible to reach a genuine peace with the current Palestinian leadership
Report: Israel strikes in Sudan
Posted on Monday, December 26, 2011
Soon after IDF reestablishes Depth Corps to deal with long-range threats, Sudan reports that Israel attacked it at least twice over the past month
Whose Prayer Does God Hear?
Posted on Sunday, December 25, 2011
Jews, Christians and Muslims are all heavily invested in prayer regarding the Middle East conflict. But whose prayers does God hear, and, more importantly, whose will He answer?
Israel: Who cares what Europe says?
Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011
Israel responds angrily after European powers use UN Security Council as platform from which to blame the stagnation of the peace process on the Jewish state and its people
Israeli settler violence exposes hypocrisy
Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011
International community and Israeli Arab lawmakers condemn and call for action against Jewish vandals in a way they have never responded to Palestinian terrorist killers
Preparing to reforest the Carmel
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2011
After last year's devastating Carmel fire, Israel is ready to replant the forests of the north, and Israel Today is taking part! But we need your help
Between Democracy and the Bible
Posted on Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Israel Today explores recent proposed Israeli legislation that has Western leaders like Hillary Clinton throwing a fit over the Jewish state's alleged abandonment of democracy
Palestinians: It's Christmas, and Jesus was a Palestinian!
Posted on Monday, December 19, 2011
Palestinian PM Salam Fayyad continues tradition of claiming that Jesus was a "Palestinian" martyr in effort to sever the Messiah's ties to his real people, the Jews of Israel
It's time to help a Holocaust survivor
Posted on Monday, December 19, 2011
Number of Holocause survivors is dwindling fast, but many who are still with us live without enough food, warmth and companionship; you can help change that
Video: Palestinian Arabs try to lynch Jewish man
Posted on Sunday, December 18, 2011
YouTube video shows Arab mob nearly lynch unarmed Jewish settler; media almost completely silent on the incident
Apple chooses Israel for its first R&D center outside Cupertino
Posted on Sunday, December 18, 2011
Envied and inspirational computer maker has never done R&D outside its California headquarters, until now; reports say Apple's crucial flash memory technology will be developed in Israel
Renewed fears of Israeli civil war after settlers attack IDF base
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2011
Chief rabbi warns that civil war is very real possibility, decries leftist establishment's demonization of settlers; talk of State of Judea revived in wake of IDF base incident
Hamas: Vote for us, we kill more Jews!
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2011
At group's 24th anniversary in Gaza, Hamas leaders boast of their success in killing and maiming Israeli Jews; event seen as opening of Palestinian legislative election campaign
Muslims in uproar over Temple Mount bridge for non-Muslims
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Israel under assault from Muslim world...for trying to fix a bridge to the Temple Mount used by non-Muslims; outcry seen as attempt to end presence of Jews and Christians at the holy site
Netanyahu communicates with Arab web surfers
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Israeli prime minister and Israeli Foreign Ministry increasingly use new media tools to engage in direct dialogue with Arab masses, many of whom have a "thirst" for knowledge about Israel
Iraq asks Israel: Help us fight desertification
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Israeli delegation at Durban Conference on Climate Change approached by many Arab states who ask Israel for assistance despite lack of diplomatic relations
Our new comment system
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Israel Today has implemented a new article comment system - please read this if you are having issues posting a comment
Muslim Brotherhood has taken over, say Egyptian liberals
Posted on Monday, December 12, 2011
Secular and liberal politicians complain that ruling military council has surrendered to Muslim Brotherhood after strong electoral showing; Islamists now in control of writing new constitution
Abortion numbers still falling in Israel
Posted on Monday, December 12, 2011
New report by Israel's Health Ministry show number of authorized abortions remains on the decline, and far fewer are using abortion as a means of birth control
Gingrich: There are no Palestinians!
Posted on Sunday, December 11, 2011
Surprise US Republican presidential front-runner says it's time to stop with the lies, and to conduct Middle East peace process based on historical facts - there are no "Palestinians"
Netanyahu to hold official Bible studies
Posted on Sunday, December 11, 2011
Netanyahu announces reestablishment of prime minister's Bible study group that was pioneered by Ben Gurion and Menachem Begin
Israeli pastor on challenges facing Messianic Jews
Posted on Friday, December 09, 2011
Messianic Israeli Pastor Asher Intrater speaks to Israel Today about the size of the Messianic community in Israel, efforts to silence it, and how God is working in the Land
Iran, Israel prepare for war
Posted on Thursday, December 08, 2011
Israel holds more Home Front drills, while Iran moves long-range missiles to secure forward positions in anticipation of Israeli strike on nuclear facilities
UK: Israel must let us influence its policies!
Posted on Thursday, December 08, 2011
London irked by Israeli law that would limit NGO funding that UK gov't boasted it had so successfully used to influence Israeli policies
New book chronicles Palestinian rejection of peace
Posted on Wednesday, December 07, 2011
Directory of Palestinian Media Watch co-authors new book detailing nearly two decades of Palestinian denial of Israel's right to exist, and why it has foiled all peace efforts
Waves of hate and love for Israel on Twitter
Posted on Tuesday, December 06, 2011
Head of social media advocacy at Jewish Agency notices massive weekend trend targeting Israel with hateful messages, counters with a message of love that is quickly picked up
Christian harvesters wrap up in Samaria
Posted on Monday, December 05, 2011
250 Christians helped Israeli farmers across Samaria harvest more than 300 tons of grapes this season, and plan to do so again next year
Panetta: It's Israel's fault
Posted on Sunday, December 04, 2011
American secretary of defense repeats old canard that Israeli defiance is to blame for lack of peace, ignores previous 10 years of failed peace process
Egypt: The next Islamic Republic?
Posted on Thursday, December 01, 2011
Preliminary election results show Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist parties will have firm control of next Egyptian government; Iranian general says Egypt is the new Islamic Republic
Arabs use bribery to gain UN votes against Israel
Posted on Thursday, December 01, 2011
Leaders of Israel-supporting Pacific island nations accuse United Arab Emirates of trying to bribe them to vote against Israel at the UN

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