News Archive

September 2011

World opinion swings back against Israel
Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Despite Palestinians' defiant unilateral push for statehood and refusal to negotiate, US and Europe are already blaming Israel again for the lack of peace
Israel: Palestinians leave little hope for peace
Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Israeli, Western leaders frustrated with Palestinian regime's refusal to restart peace talks; Israel views Abbas' actions at UN as killing all hopes for genuine agreement
Foreign Arabs clamor to join Mossad, IDF
Posted on Monday, September 26, 2011
Following 'Arab Spring', Israeli Foreign Ministry inundated with requests from Arabs to move to Jewish state, join the IDF or serve the Mossad at home
Jew arrested for praying on Temple Mount
Posted on Monday, September 26, 2011
Elderly Jewish visitor taken in for questioning after reciting quiet blessing over his bottle of water; furious Muslims taunt Jewish group
Is Peace With Israel Unholy?
Posted on Sunday, September 25, 2011
As the region simmers, hatred of Israel again becomes a unifying tool, even in nations 'at peace' with the Jewish state; Israeli officials tell Israel Today it will only get worse
Jesus and a Palestinian State
Posted on Sunday, September 25, 2011
The Palestinian statehood bid at the UN has again ignited debate over how Christians are to relate to Israel, and whether or not birthing a Palestinian state is in line with Jesus' teachings
Palestinian chieftain: 'There will be no Palestinian state'
Posted on Friday, September 23, 2011
Top Muslim leader in Hebron tells Israel Today that current land-for-peace process was born in sin, that he and many others prefer life under Israeli rule
Obama's approval soars in Israel after UN speech
Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2011
Israelis surprised, extremely pleased with Obama's firmly supportive UN speech; Palestinians fume over Obama's rejection of their statehood bid, and acceptance of Israel's positions
Americans not fooled by Palestinian statehood stunt
Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Vast majority of Americans say even if UN recognizes 'Palestine,' the conflict will not end, and Palestinian terror against Israelis may even escalate
Jewish family attacked in Jerusalem, police unable to act
Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Family of nine stoned in Jerusalem's Old City following Sabbath prayers; nearby police unable to intervene for fear of getting in trouble with their superiors
First signs of violence ahead of Palestinian statehood vote
Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Settler source tells Israel Today of first minor clashes ahead of UN vote on recognition of 'Palestine,' which many Palestinians want to see lead to war with Israel
Messianic Pro-Life Group Saves Israeli Babies
Posted on Monday, September 19, 2011
Abortion is a serious problem in Israel, more serious than most realize, and a Messianic group is leading the way in reversing that dangerous phenomenon
Palestinians ready to flee new Palestinian state
Posted on Monday, September 19, 2011
While most Palestinians support bid for recognition at UN, many cast they real vote with their feet by noting they will not want to live in a Palestinian state
Palestinians warn Obama not to stand in way of statehood
Posted on Sunday, September 18, 2011
Palestinian leadership insists US veto of Palestinian statehood bid at UN security council will 'destroy' the two-state solution to the Israeli-Arab conflict
Palestinians: No Jews in our state
Posted on Thursday, September 15, 2011
PLO ambassador to America says Palestinian state should be Jew-free, prompting furious response from Israel, Jewish leaders
The Truth About the Peace Process
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Deputy Israeli Foreign Minister masterfully explains the real reason the Israeli-Palestinian peace process has, after 18 years, failed to produce any results
Israeli libertarians lobby against big government
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Israeli Freedom Party (New Liberal Movement) calls for small government, reduced taxes and increased market freedom
Israel-Turkey military clash becomes more likely
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Turkish PM Erdogan seems nearly determined to provoke an armed clash with Israel as he orders warships to eastern Mediterranean to confront Israeli navy vessels enforcing Gaza blockade
Israel's Summer of Discontent
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2011
Israel erupted in reportedly 'unprecedented' social protest this summer; but Israel has a long history of social protest, even against God Himself
Israel remembers 9/11
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2011
Ceremonies across Israel parallel those in America marking 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist assault on the US
Israel Embassy attack in Cairo nearly ended in catastrophe
Posted on Sunday, September 11, 2011
Israeli guards trapped in besieged Cairo embassy recall moments of fear and authorization to open fire on Egyptian protesters; Israel's response to crisis tellingly calm and low-key
Palestinians: Obama promised us a state
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2011
Palestinian leadership uses Obama's own words to bolter unilateral statehood bid, even as Netanyahu openly calls for return to bilateral negotiations
How did Israel receive Glenn Beck and his message?
Posted on Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Glenn Beck came to Israel first and foremost to encourage average Israelis. Israel Today provides this survey of the local media, politicians and public to determine how his message was received
Israeli general: Arab Spring could bring winter war
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2011
General reveals that IDF's assessment is that Arab pro-democracy revolutions will create power vacuums that will be filled by Islamists, resulting in a multi-front war for Israel
Turkey trying to abduct Israeli soldiers?
Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2011
Israeli travelers detained in Istanbul say Turkish authorities were searching for active Israeli special forces soldiers, presumably to arrest and put them on trial
Something fishy about Eilat terror attack
Posted on Monday, September 05, 2011
Netanyahu gov't orders IDF to keep intelligence about Eilat terror assault secret from its own Knesset oversight committee, leading to speculation that Egyptian soldiers were involved in the brutal attack
Israelis detained at Turkish airport
Posted on Monday, September 05, 2011
40 Israeli passengers have passports confiscated and are questioned for over an hour in an apparent act of revenge over Israel's refusal to apologize for Mavi Marmara raid
UN: Israel's Gaza blockade is legal; Turkey fumes
Posted on Sunday, September 04, 2011
Turkey and Israel enter new "cold war" after UN rules that Israeli blockade of Gaza is legal, and so is its enforcement at sea; Turkey expels Israeli ambassador, threatens to beef up Mediterranean fleet
Jewish 'settlers' prepared for Palestinian onslaught
Posted on Friday, September 02, 2011
IDF starts training local security teams in Jewish settlements ahead of expected Palestinian mass demonstrations following UN statehood vote this month
South Sudan: Israel's new best friend in Africa
Posted on Thursday, September 01, 2011
World's newest nation rebuffs Arab pressure and insists it will share warm relations with Israel; Jerusalem MK says Israel and South Sudan have bright future together

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