News Archive

February 2012

Gas up to $8 a gallon in Israel
Posted on Wednesday, February 29, 2012
While Americans slam Obama over $3.70 at the pump, Israelis will now be paying more than double that, with little hope of lowering it in the near future
Netanyahu recognizes full threat of Iran nukes
Posted on Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Israeli prime minister notes that threat of direct attack on Israel is not the only danger to Iran obtaining nuclear weapons; Tehran would gain sudden influence over all regional oil depots
The People Choose God
Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Israeli media figures and local Messianic leaders respond to a recent poll that showed a huge majority of Israelis believe in God, but are not so sure Messiah is still coming
Has Israel already destroyed Iran nuclear program?
Posted on Monday, February 27, 2012
Intelligence emails published by whistleblowing website WikiLeaks suggest that Israel may have already destroyed Iran's ability to build an atomic bomb
Carjacking epidemic hits 'West Bank'
Posted on Monday, February 27, 2012
13 Jewish motorists, most female, have their vehicles carjacked and their lives threatened by Palestinian assailants in past week alone
Israelis disappointed by Oscar loss
Posted on Monday, February 27, 2012
For fourth time in five years, Israeli film fails to take home the Oscar; but Israelis are crazy about the Iranian movie that did win the prize
Int'l conference attacks Israeli control of Jerusalem
Posted on Sunday, February 26, 2012
Muslim and Christian leaders, world politicians gather in Qatar to defend Jerusalem against the villainous Jews and promote phony claims of Israeli oppression in the holy city
Georgian Christians honor King David
Posted on Sunday, February 26, 2012
Patriarch of Georgian Orthodox Church visits Jerusalem, wins permission from Israel's chief rabbis to cover King David's tomb in a special ceremonial cloth
More evidence Iran's nuclear program is not peaceful
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2012
Wife of assassinated Iranian nuclear scientist reveals her husband's deepest desire was to 'annihilate Israel'
Israel Today readers bless Israeli soldiers
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2012
Hundreds of gift bags paid for by Israel Today readers delivered to on-duty soldiers in southern Israel, many of whom are hugely impacted by realization that people around the world care for them
More stoning of Christians on Temple Mount
Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2012
For second time this week Muslim mob atop Temple Mount stones visiting Christian and Jewish groups following cries that Jews were planning to desecrate the mosques by praying there
IDF gearing up to invade Gaza
Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Army officials say this time they must act before Gaza terrorists manage to kill anyone in southern Israel; this time, the goal will be to topple Hamas
Israeli gov. official in solidarity with vandalized church
Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Israeli official slams anti-Christian graffiti, as local Jews deliver personal apologies and expressions of friendship to vandalized church; local Christian says proper response to attack is more love for Israel
Young Palestinians seek violence, indifferent to 'occupation'
Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Survey reveals surprising realization that young Palestinians don't see 'Israeli occupation' as a major concern, but are still ready to resort to violence against Israel
PICS: Anti-Christian graffiti scrawled on Jerusalem church
Posted on Monday, February 20, 2012
Baptist House in central Jerusalem once again the target of anti-Christian vandals, but this time the perpetrators may also have been nationalists
West abandoning Israel in face of Iran threat?
Posted on Monday, February 20, 2012
As Iran gets ever nearer to fielding an atomic bomb, and its leadership openly threatens Israel, Western powers suddenly signal they will not back the Jewish state in defending itself
Muslims stone Christians on Temple Mount
Posted on Sunday, February 19, 2012
Mob of Palestinian Muslims attacks Christian tourist group after Islamic cleric warns that "Jews" are coming to damage the mosques atop the Temple Mount
Hamas keeping Gazans in the dark, literally
Posted on Sunday, February 19, 2012
Hamas rejects fuel supply from Egypt for local power station, signaling that Gaza's power outages are a cynical and damaging ploy to further delegitimize Israel
Palestinian Authority: We are operating in Jerusalem
Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2012
'Moderate' Palestinian PM Fayyad admits his government is operating in Jerusalem, and contradicts "Oslo Accords" by insisting that he is allowed to do so
IDF: Syria could attack Israel soon
Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2012
Growing concern in the Israeli army that as Syrian dictator Bashar Assad falls from power he could unleash Syria's chemical weapons against the Jewish state
Israel and the Syrian Revolution
Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2012
Israeli experts speak to Israel Today about the unique threats posed to the Jewish state by the escalating Syrian civil war
In 'Palestine,' terror pays
Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Two captured would-be terrorists admit they wanted to kill Israeli soldiers in order to collect terrorist salary from Palestinian Authority, which is higher than civil servant pay
Messianic Leaders on Christ at the Checkpoint and Palestinian Liberation Theology
Posted on Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Messianic leaders speak to Israel Today regarding the upcoming Christ at the Checkpoint conference and the message of Palestinian Liberation Theology that many speakers will bring
Explosion rocks Israeli embassy in New Delhi
Posted on Monday, February 13, 2012
Cold war between Israel and Iran heats up with near-deadly bombing at Israeli Embassy in New Delhi that Netanyahu insists Iran was behind
Poll: Palestinians reject 2-state solution
Posted on Sunday, February 12, 2012
Palestinian leaders accuse Israel of being the obstacle to peace, while they have educated their own people to ultimately reject a 'two-state solution'
Hacker group Anonymous launches 'crusade' against Israel
Posted on Friday, February 10, 2012
Israel's cyber war could escalate significantly after most powerful international hacker group vows to 'remove Israel from the Internet'
Israel Today Forest is dedicated in northern Israel
Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2012
Jewish National Fund officially inaugurates "Israel Today Forest" in northern Israel, thanks the Christian readers of our magazine for their love, dedication and generosity
Israel Today hacked; Israeli army jumps into cyber war
Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2012
Israel Today hit in hacker attack that targeted many Israeli websites; main international hacker group promises another major attack next week
Israel marks 'New Year of the Trees'
Posted on Tuesday, February 07, 2012
Israel celebrates Tu Bishvat with fruit and planting new trees, and this year Israel Today is getting in on the forest-planting action, in honor of our readers
Israeli hospital saves Arab girl's heart
Posted on Tuesday, February 07, 2012
Story of 12-year-old Aya Almasal and hundreds more like her demonstrate that Israel is not an oppressive, apartheid-imposing state
You're invited! Israel Today readers plant new forest
Posted on Monday, February 06, 2012
Join us as we plant a new forest of thousands of trees dedicated to the people of Israel by our Christian readers around the world!
How lies are used to smear Israel
Posted on Sunday, February 05, 2012
An old photo making the rounds on Facebook claims to show an Israeli soldier abusing an Arab girl, but it is a text-book case of deceitful anti-Israel propaganda
Israel warns of new global financial meltdown
Posted on Friday, February 03, 2012
Bank of Israel chief says indicators suggest international community is headed for another economic meltdown that will severely affect everyone
Israel ranked second most educated nation on earth
Posted on Friday, February 03, 2012
Only Canadians earn more post-secondary degrees per capita than Israelis; but those figures are changing as Israel's population is also expanding more rapidly than any other developed nation
Most Arabs proud to be Israeli
Posted on Thursday, February 02, 2012
Survey shows that well over half of Israeli Arabs are proud to be citizens of the Jewish state, and most even want to strengthen the IDF; results are stark contrast to libelous media reports about Israeli 'apartheid'
Gaza missile attack on southern Israel
Posted on Thursday, February 02, 2012
Eight missiles hit towns and villages in southern Israel in unprovoked overnight attack that took advantage of bad weather to avoid an immediate Israeli response
The Struggle for Jewish Identity
Posted on Wednesday, February 01, 2012
The story capturing the headlines in Israel these days is the simmering discord among the Jewish population that boils down to a struggle for national identity
Canada solidifies position as Israel's staunchest friend
Posted on Wednesday, February 01, 2012
Visiting Canadian foreign minister slams efforts to delegitimize Israel as nothing less than anti-Semitism, says Canada doesn't care if it's not politically correct to back Israel

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