News Archive

April 2011

David Wilkerson, lover of Israel, dies in car accident
Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2011
Wilkerson in 2003 interview with Israel Today: God warned me when I first established Times Square Church that we must always remain faithful to Israel. And I always have.
Israeli official blames Obama for Syria massacres
Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2011
Israeli deputy PM says Obama has encouraged killing of Syrian protesters by not supporting them as he did activists in Egypt, Libya and Tunisia
Palestinians throw another wrench in peace process
Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2011
'Moderate' Abbas gets cozy with Hamas; Israel warns reconciliation with terrorists will kill peace process; Hamas agrees; US threatens to end aid to Palestinian Authority
Palestinians burn Joseph's Tomb, Jews denied access
Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2011
Group of Jewish worshippers arrested trying to enter holy site where one of their own was murdered on Sunday; Muslims again demonstrate their 'dominance' by burning patriarch's tomb
Jews, Muslims and Christians on significance of Mideast turmoil
Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Israel Today speaks to Jews, Muslim and Messianic believers in Israel regarding current Middle East turmoil; all agree that it is as much spiritual as physical, and that Messiah is coming soon
Poll: Egyptians don't want peace with Israel
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Most Egyptians, even seculars, say treaty with Israel should be annulled; survey also shows majority favors rise of radical Muslim Brotherhood
Syrians long to be ruled by Israel, or anyone else
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011
As government forces escalate crackdown on pro-democracy movement, at least one Syrian longs to have it as good as the 'Palestinians' living under Jewish rule
Palestinian police kill Jewish worshipper at West Bank shrine
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Orthodox Jewish man gunned down after visiting tomb of biblical patriarch Joseph; witnesses say attackers were uniformed Palestinian Authority police officers
Tension mounts between Obama and Abbas
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Palestinian leader attacks Obama in Newsweek interview, saying the president 'let him down' by failing to adequately pressure Israel; White House says Abbas is full of hot air
COVER STORY: Israel's Helping Hand Reaches Out to the Nations
Posted on Sunday, April 24, 2011
Israel was one of the first nations on the ground in Japan following the mammoth earthquake and tsunami; but that shouldn't come as a surprise. Israel has a long history of reaching out a helping hand.
Red Cross: No humanitarian crisis in Gaza
Posted on Friday, April 22, 2011
Top Red Cross official admits Gaza stores are stocked, there is no starvation, no siege; but world still insists on portraying Gaza as suffering under limited Israeli blockade
US demands UN rescind Goldstone Report
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011
Congress wants UN Human Rights Council to stop basing claims off debunked Gaza investigation; Palestinians slam US for siding with Israel, despite Goldstone's own acknowledgement he was wrong
Arabs attack Jewish shepherd, then complain to police
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011
Palestinians have succeeded in painting 'Jewish settlers' as extremists by attacking them, and then 'crying wolf' when their Jewish victims fight back
US tells Palestinians to forget about unilateral statehood
Posted on Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Obama Admin likely to veto UN Security Council vote on Palestinian state, but Palestinians confident they can persuade American president before then
Israel to ban release of child-killers
Posted on Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Knesset advances bill that will prohibit release of terrorists who killed children in future deals with Palestinians; president can also no longer pardon such killers
Israel Today Discusses Jesus with Avigdor Shinan
Posted on Monday, April 18, 2011
Top Hebrew U. scholar who regularly leads Knesset Bible studies tells Israel Today about his new book on Jesus, and why he feels the topic is so important, even to Orthodox Jews
IDF nabs terrorist butchers of Jewish family
Posted on Sunday, April 17, 2011
Two young Palestinians arrested in slaughter of Fogel family, express no remorse; oldest boy says he would have killed surviving Fogel children, had he known they were in the house
More missiles from Gaza
Posted on Sunday, April 17, 2011
Medium range missiles hit just outside port of Ashdod; videos show terrorists firing from public areas, mosques; Arab stone throwers attack Jewish motorist in Jerusalem
A Palestinian state by September?
Posted on Thursday, April 14, 2011
Palestinians say will declare statehood in September, and the world is lining up to support them; even US veto not expected to stop birth of Palestine this time
UPDATE: Christian Zionist settlers in Samaria?
Posted on Thursday, April 14, 2011
Group of American Christians sends letter to Israeli lawmaker declaring intent to convert to Judaism, serve in IDF and settle in Samaria
Christians begin to flee Egypt
Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Human rights lawyers, US and Canadian embassies report getting flood of calls and visits from Egyptian Christians anxious to flee in light of rising power of Islamists
Israel continues supplying Gaza, despite missiles
Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Nearly 5,000 trucks full of food, medical supplies, building materials and other goods enter Gaza in March, even as Hamas pounds southern Israel with rockets and mortars
Israeli delegation returns from Japan
Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2011
IDF medical team returns after treating 220 patients in two weeks in devastated northern Japan; medical equipment is left behind for Japanese doctors to use
World impressed with Israel's 'Iron Dome' anti-missile system
Posted on Monday, April 11, 2011
Newly deployed Iron Dome managed to knock down 8 out of 9 missiles fired at Ashkelon over the weekend, winning praises both at home and abroad
Israel still facing severe water shortage
Posted on Monday, April 11, 2011
Despite heavy late winter rainfall, Israel still received far less than average annual rainfall, especially in the center and south of the country
Egypt revolution turns more Islamic, more anti-Israel
Posted on Sunday, April 10, 2011
Protestors again fill Tahrir Square, and march on nearby Israeli embassy, demanding an end to Egyptian relations with the Jewish state
120 Gaza rockets hit southern Israel
Posted on Sunday, April 10, 2011
Residents of southern Israel spend Sabbath in bomb shelters; international mediators try to work out truce, as Israeli threatens large-scale ground incursion
Palestinians attack Israeli school bus, pound southern Israel
Posted on Friday, April 08, 2011
Hamas calls ceasefire just after massive attack on Israeli civilians; UK backs Israeli military response, slams Palestinians; Peres scolds UN Security Council for caring too little about Israeli lives
US helps Israel tackle libelous Goldstone report
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2011
Obama Admin joins Israel in demanding UN shelf Goldstone Report after its author admits he made mistake accusing Israel of war crimes in Gaza incursion
Many Palestinians support massacre of Jewish family
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2011
Poll of Palestinian Arabs shows nearly one-third (32%) support last month's merciless slaughter of a Jewish settler family, including three young children
Israel's 'long arm' reportedly behind Sudan strike
Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2011
Israeli army officer reportedly tells Time Magazine that Israel was behind Sudan air strike that killed top Hamas arms smuggler
US to Israel: Stop building in Jerusalem!
Posted on Wednesday, April 06, 2011
State Department blasts Israel for approving new apartments in already-Jewish dominated Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo; Israelis insist Gilo will remain theirs, Palestinians say 'no way'
Israeli leftists wrap failed peace plan in new hype
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2011
New peace initiative endorsed by top former defense officials is really just Clinton peace plan, which the Palestinians have already rejected and declared a non-starter
Police accused of covering up rabbi's murder
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2011
On same day as Jerusalem bombing, rabbi, father of seven is gunned down in Samaria; police insist on labeling the incident a suicide, and refuse to consider evidence to the contrary
Israelis and Iranians work together in Japan
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2011
Israeli aid workers find themselves working side-by-side with Iranian counterparts in devastated zone; Iranians embrace Israelis, tell them: 'We are cousins!'
Nation Building Done Right
Posted on Monday, April 04, 2011
At least one Palestinian is approaching nation-building from an angle that doesn't include murdering as many Jews as possible, and Israel is on board with his effort
The Goldstone blood libel unmasked
Posted on Sunday, April 03, 2011
UN commission's inquiry into last Gaza war added to history's pile of repeated blood libels first against the Jews, and more recently against the Jewish state
Netanyahu puts Israeli-Arab conflict in proper perspective
Posted on Friday, April 01, 2011
Israeli PM speaks on YouTube, remind the world that Jews have a claim to Judea and Samaria, too, and that the land is not "occupied," but rather "disputed"

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