Break-up... After 70 days
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
After only two and a half months since Shaul Mofaz and his Kadima party formed a coalition with the government, the party leader announced his withdrawal on Tuesday, reasoning the move by the inability to reach an agreement
Suicide or self-sacrifice?
Monday, July 16, 2012
During the social protests in Tel Aviv on Saturday evening, an Israeli from Haifa set fire to himself. Before he poured a flammable liquid over himself and set fire to himself, Moshe Silman, who is in his forties, read out a manifest written by himself
Acquittal for former Prime Minister Olmert
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Yesterday, Israel’s former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was acquitted by a Jerusalem Court on all main counts. He had been accused of corruption four years ago and for this reason he was forced to resign.
Navy prepares for defense of gas fields
Wednesday, July 11, 2012
The Ministry of Defense and the Navy submitted a plan for the defense of the gas fields in the Mediterranean Sea to Israel’s Cabinet. The plan claims a massive increase in troop strength and general budget.
Rock music vs. prayer calls
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
The muezzin calls to prayer five times a day. During the daytime, no one is annoyed by it, but during the night and early morning the Islamic prayer is particularly bothering the non-Muslims eager to get some sleep.
For many years now, the Jewish residential quarter of French Hill, Jerusalem, has been afflicted with the noisy prayer calls of their Arabian neighbors from Isawiya. Now, however, things seem to be changing as the Jewish residents are determined to teach their neighbors a lesson.
"Equal draft for all!"
Monday, July 09, 2012
This past Saturday night more than 12,000 Israelis gathered at a rally for a universal military service in Tel Aviv. The protesters demand the recruitment of the Orthodox population at 18 years to either military - or civil service.
Warning: The world is ending and the Messiah is coming!
Monday, July 09, 2012
On one of Israel's largest websites Ynet a yellow banner with large letters appeared on Saturday proclaiming the coming of the Messiah. "The Messiah is in Israel. This will be the last government of Israel." A click on the banner leads directly to the website 871.
In Brief
Monday, July 09, 2012
+ + + Israel’s official negotiation partner, the President of the Palestinian National Authority Mahmoud Abbas (Picture) accepted an invitation of the Iranian government for a meeting.
Poll: Most Israelis support settlements
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Annual survey shows slight rise in the number of Israelis who support Jewish presence in so-called 'West Bank'; most see Jewish settlements as necessary security belt
Barak: Israel may have to surrender Judea-Samaria
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Israeli DM comes under fire from those who insist Israel must stop signaling it will surrender even if the Palestinians don't cooperate with peace process
North African enclave seeks freedom, alliance with Israel
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Leaders of culturally and linguistically-distinct region of northern Algeria liken their plight to that of Israel, and seek future friendship with the Jewish state
New super-virus hits Mideast computers; Israel is prime suspect
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Internet security experts say new Flame virus dwarfs the Stuxnet worm that wreaked havoc on Iran's nuclear program two years ago; Israeli minister hints at Jerusalem's involvement