News Archive

April 2012

Netanyahu's father dies at age 102
Posted on Monday, April 30, 2012
Nation mourns as one of the last of the leaders of the original Zionist movements passes away; Benzion Netanyahu was a scholar and a leader, the father of leaders
Netanyahu may call early elections
Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2012
Israeli PM on Sunday does about-face, says early elections may be held by the end of this year; polls show Netanyahu and Likud would emerge stronger than ever
Independence Day weekend violence in Israel
Posted on Sunday, April 29, 2012
Israeli family attacked while having picnic in Jerusalem, Jewish boy stoned near Old City gates; Israeli-Arab lawmakers take part in demonstrations mourning Israel's rebirth
Gaza's self-made crises
Posted on Friday, April 27, 2012
Gaza's various crises are conveniently blamed on Israel, while the reality is much different; but most locals don't dare investigate the truth - 'you have no idea how scared we are of Hamas'
From mourning to joy: Happy Birthday, Israel!
Posted on Wednesday, April 25, 2012
As we remember those who fell defending the Jewish state, Israelis prepare to transition from mourning to joy to mark Israel's 64th birthday!
Israel remembers its fallen
Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Israelis commemorate 22,993 soldiers and civilians who have fallen in the nation's wars and the various waves of terrorism over the past 64 years
Radical leftists to honor Palestinian terrorists on Memorial Day
Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Alternative Memorial Day ceremony also includes bereaved families of Palestinians who died attacking Israelis, even those who killed civilians
French ambassador mugged in 'Palestinian' territory
Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Masked assailants mistake ambassador for regular lone tourist, take his wallet and cellphone; incident occurred near PA-controlled town of Jericho
Egypt cuts off gas supply to Israel
Posted on Monday, April 23, 2012
Tensions mount between Israel and Egypt after latter unilaterally decides to cancel natural gas deal that was at center of peace agreement
For Israel, Egypt seen as more dangerous than Iran
Posted on Sunday, April 22, 2012
With Islamist takeover, Israeli and Egyptian military and political leaders see future war between the two nations, while even Egypt's 'secular' candidates promise hostility toward Jewish state
Israel remembers the Holocaust
Posted on Thursday, April 19, 2012
Israel once again stands in solemn silence to remember the six million Jewish lives snuffed out by history's most successful anti-Semitic villains; Israeli jets roar over Auschwitz and Israel's leaders declare 'Never Again', but how much longer until the devious revisionism of the world's Holocaust deniers begins to take root?
What about the Jewish refugees?
Posted on Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Israel's Foreign Ministry redoubles effort to draw attention to the fact that more Jewish than Arab refugees were created by the 1948 war, but the world remains one-sided on the issue
Report: Palestinian sentenced to death for selling house to Jews
Posted on Tuesday, April 17, 2012
The broker behind the sale of a Hebron house to Jewish settlers has been sentenced to death by the Palestinian Authority, and the only people trying to help him are Jewish settlers
Flytilla activists scrawl swastika at Israel airport
Posted on Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Prior to deportation, two 'peace' activists draw hateful Nazi symbol on the walls of detention facility at Ben Gurion Airport
Israel suspends IDF officer for striking 'peace' activist
Posted on Monday, April 16, 2012
YouTube clip of Israeli soldier hitting activist in the face makes international headlines; but officials say the 90-second video didn't show the hours of provocation preceding the attack
Every hour another Holocaust survivor dies
Posted on Monday, April 16, 2012
As Israel prepares to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, it is more important than every to ensure that the message 'never again' is not forgotten
Anti-Israel fly-in protest is a bust
Posted on Sunday, April 15, 2012
Only 27 out of hundreds of 'flytilla' demonstrators reach Israel after airlines cancel tickets; those who do arrive are greeting as hypocrites by Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Interview with top Palestinian clan leader in Hebron
Posted on Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Israel Today talks with Sheikh Abu Khader Jabari, the Palestinian clan leader of Hebron, and a firm friend of Israel and the Jewish "settlers" who are his neighbors
Did Jesus Declare All Food Clean?
Posted on Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Explore the New Testament from a Jewish perspective. This week: When Jesus confronted religious figures over kosher issues, was he arguing for or against the Torah (Law)?
Israeli soldiers answer your questions online
Posted on Tuesday, April 10, 2012
New website where current and former Israeli soldiers volunteer to answer anyone's questions is doing its part to turn the tides of the public relations war
New Israeli opposition leader would meet most Arab demands
Posted on Monday, April 09, 2012
Newly elected Kadima leader Shaul Mofaz tells NY Times that if he becomes prime minister, he will meet 100% of Palestinian land demands, but does not elaborate on Jerusalem
Israeli army facilitates Easter in Jerusalem
Posted on Sunday, April 08, 2012
Some 35,000 Palestinian Christians provided permits to enter Jerusalem for Easter; critics say the requirement for permits is oppressive, but the picture is not so black-and-white
Israel Today interviews Jewish anti-Zionist leader
Posted on Friday, April 06, 2012
Israel Today visits with Yoelish Kraus, a leading figure in both the Eda Haredit and Toldos Aharon ultra-Orthodox anti-Zionists movements
Syrian Christians: The Revolution's Unsung Victims
Posted on Thursday, April 05, 2012
Hundreds of Christians have been killed and tens of thousands forced to flee their homes by the internationally-backed Syrian rebel forces
Terrorist missile slams into Eilat
Posted on Thursday, April 05, 2012
Missile fired from Egyptian Sinai lands in residential neighborhood in resort town, but miraculously causes no injuries; Netanyahu says Sinai becoming base of terrorist activity
Christian Zionists gather at Israel's Knesset
Posted on Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Pastors and leaders representing hundreds of millions of Christians around the world gather at the Knesset to reaffirm Christian Zionist support for Israel
Hamas leader admits 'Palestinian' identity is invented
Posted on Tuesday, April 03, 2012
Hamas minister states on public TV that nearly all 'Palestinians' originally came from elsewhere in the Middle East
Jerusalem: Where (some) Jews dare not tread
Posted on Monday, April 02, 2012
Localized racial violence continues to simmer in Jerusalem; Jewish man attacked with axe by Arab youth, Jewish soccer fans investigated for mall riot, bridegroom brutally beaten on Mt. of Olives
Where can Jews live in the Holy Land?
Posted on Monday, April 02, 2012
World again criticizes handful of Jews for daring to purchase and actually live in a house in the ancient Jewish city of Hebron, which today is dominated by an Arab population
Global March to Jerusalem is a dud
Posted on Sunday, April 01, 2012
Less than 100,000 turn out for region-wide march against Israel that was originally slated to have over 2 million participants; Palestinian protesters engage IDF in minor clashes

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