News Archive

January 2012

Netanyahu faces Likud primary election
Posted on Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Once again, Netanyahu faces off against "Land of Israel" champion Moshe Feiglin, whose rising popularity has some leftist media outlets worried
Romney or Gingrich: Who's better for Israel?
Posted on Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Both US Republican candidates have expressed support for Israel, but one seems set on a familiar path, while the other is determined to change the rules of the game
Palestinians praise killer of Jewish family
Posted on Monday, January 30, 2012
Televised glorification of young Palestinian who massacred a Jewish family again highlights why most Israelis believe true peace is impossible
Netanyahu vows to defend Jewish settlements, but blacklists law that would do so
Posted on Sunday, January 29, 2012
Likud leadership challenger gains new ammo as Netanyahu claims he backs Jewish settlement enterprise, but then opposes law that would protect Jewish homes from being uprooted
Netanyahu not hopeful on future of peace talks
Posted on Sunday, January 29, 2012
After weeks of exploratory talks with Palestinian leadership in Amman, Israeli leader says genuine negotiations don't look any more likely than before
Israeli belief in God on the rise
Posted on Friday, January 27, 2012
Results of recent poll shows ever growing number of Israeli Jews believe in God, accept their role as the "Chosen People," and want their kids to do the same
Code Blue
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2012
Political novel looks at the possibility of a national-religious coup in Israel, and is being taken seriously by top Israeli leaders and military officials
Which Christ preaches 'Christ at the Checkpoint'?
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Israel's media takes notice as international Christian leaders prepare to hold another 'Christ at the Checkpoint' event in Bethlehem in partnership with radical Arab elements
Unheard Voices
Posted on Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The media consistently ignores a growing number of Arabs willing to say they like living under Israel, as doing so would destroy the more juicy story of 'Israeli apartheid'
'Obama presidency has harmed Israel,' says Israeli official
Posted on Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Former Israeli ambassador to the UN says Obama's 'weakness' has caused the Jewish state great harm by constantly putting it on the defensive
Not enough gas masks in Israel, as new threats loom
Posted on Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Only half of population will have updated and functional gas masks and protective kits if and when Hizballah or another enemy launches and unconventional attack
VIDEO & PHOTOS: 1,000 Israeli paratroopers fill the night sky
Posted on Monday, January 23, 2012
For first time in 15 years, the Israeli army's entire Paratroopers Brigade jumped together into the night sky; brigade leader says he intends to make it an annual event
Israelis find Jesus on Facebook
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012
Israeli Messianic evangelism via Internet social networks continues to bear promising fruit, even as search engine numbers reveal increased thirst for spiritual fulfillment
Anti-Semitism on the rise as Islamists complete 'Arab Spring' takeover
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012
Study by Tel Aviv University points to worrying increase in anti-Semitic incidents in Egypt, Libya and Syria during and after 'Arab Spring' revolutions
Israeli Messianic Magazine Shuts its Doors
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012
Israel Today speaks with Tsvi Sadan about his decision to close down Israel's only Hebrew-language Messianic news magazine after 15 years of publication
Make Israel a little greener
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2012
In support of the continuing tree planting effort here in Israel, we at Israel Today would like to continue to provide the opportunity to our friends and subscribers to participate in planting a tree in Israel
Netanyahu: Palestinian Authority doesn't want peace
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2012
During visit to Netherlands, Netanyahu reminds Europe and the world that it is not Israel that is preventing the resumption of meaningful peace talks
We are back online!
Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2012
After nearly a week offline, Israel Today is back! We continue to experience server difficulties, but your favorite Israel news website is back online to keep you informed!
Israeli hackers: We are defending the nation
Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Cyber war between Israeli and Arab hackers heats up; several teams of Israeli hackers and a few Jewish individuals from Israel and abroad are now involved
God Reshuffles the Cards in the Mideast
Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2012
The hand of God is evident in the ongoing Middle East turmoil that has seen three regimes fall so far; just read all about in the Bible!
Poll: Half of Palestinians will never recognize Israel
Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2012
Palestinian survey again shows just how far off genuine peace is, and will remain so long as the Palestinian fail to educate their children for peace
Tel Aviv by far favorite gay travel destination
Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2012
Survey by top gay travel website reveals Tel Aviv is far and away the favorite travel destination of the homosexual community
Knesset decries Jerusalem's de facto division
Posted on Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Lawmakers outraged over rampant illegal Arab construction in eastern Jerusalem, while the government and the municipality remain powerless to stop it
Reports: Israel resigned to nuclear Iran, while Obama ready to strike?
Posted on Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Separate reports suggest Israel and Obama Admin have swapped positions on what to do about Iran's nuclear program, with the American leader now ready to strike
Lebanese Christians want end to armed Palestinian gangs
Posted on Monday, January 09, 2012
Leading Lebanese bishops call on Beirut to finally keep its promise to disarm unauthorized terrorist militias; but Lebanese government is beholden to Hizballah
Why is Obama lying to cover for the Muslim Brotherhood?
Posted on Sunday, January 08, 2012
Obama Admin claims that it has secret assurance Egypt under Muslim Brotherhood won't cancel peace with Israel, just days after top Brotherhood leader says otherwise
Santa stabs Christian leader in Jaffa
Posted on Sunday, January 08, 2012
Man dressed in Santa Claus costume stabs local Orthodox Christian leader to death during Christmas parade in coastal town of Jaffa
Hamas argues for return of Jews to Gaza
Posted on Friday, January 06, 2012
Gaza's terrorist rulers says that without local Jews against whom to conduct non-violent protests, they have no choice but to violently attack southern Israel
Israeli 'Desert Queens' Traverse the Deserts of China
Posted on Thursday, January 05, 2012
An adventurous group of Israeli women set off for their annual 4x4 trek around the world, this time to rural China to visit one of the last remaining matriarchal tribes
Israel: Obama 'naive' on Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood
Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2012
Israel's National Security Council meets over worrying rise to power of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, says Netanyahu should focus on educating Obama about the new threat
Israel-Egypt peace appears to be nearing its end
Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Top Muslim Brotherhood official follows up success at the polls by saying next Egyptian government will seek to end its peace treaty with Israel
Israel: Arab world not ready for democracy
Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Israeli officials note that it took centuries for Europe to develop real democracy, but the rush to elections in the Arab world has allowed the rise of dangerous Islamist forces
'Pashkevil' Replaces TV, Radio and Internet
Posted on Monday, January 02, 2012
A deeper look at the time-honored Jewish Orthodox community's form of public communication that largely keeps it out of the limelight
Israel better off without American aid?
Posted on Sunday, January 01, 2012
Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul says that he would be the best US president for Israel because he would untie its hands in dealing with its enemies
Israeli education minister wants students to love the Bible
Posted on Sunday, January 01, 2012
Minister Saar says schools must go beyond teaching the words of the Bible, and instill in students a deep love for the scriptures that hold Israel's heritage

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