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Kehila News Israel Staff Dec 6, 2019

Weekly News Summary: Top Stories from December 1st-6th

Glim outlook on new elections: According to recent polls, if Israel returns to a third election, the results will still not be conclusive. A poll was conducted by the Maagar ...

Kehila News Israel Staff Dec 3, 2019

Jew, Christian honored posthumously for saving Jews during Holocaust

A Jew and a Christian from Italy were honored in Jerusalem last week for their heroism and for their display of “rare” interfaith cooperation in saving Jewish lives during the ...

ICEJ Staff Nov 30, 2019

The Iranian UAV and cruise missle threat

The Reuters news agency published an in-depth report this week about a surprise attack on Saudi Arabia in September. Riyadh and most Western governments placed responsibility for the attack, which utilized GPS-guided ...

Karen Royel Nov 21, 2019

Daily News Summary: Netanyahu indicted on charges of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust. Israel probably headed to elections, and Likud MKs challenge Netanyahu’s party-leader status

Attorney General charges PM Netanyahu with bribery, fraud, and breach of trust: Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced on Thursday that Netanyahu would be charged with bribery, fraud, and breach of ...

Joel C. Rosenberg Nov 21, 2019

BREAKING: Israeli Attorney General announces Netanyahu to stand trial for bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

A legal and political bombshell just went off in Israel tonight. “In a decision that drastically shakes up Israeli politics amid already ongoing chaos, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced Thursday ...

Kehila News Israel Staff Nov 20, 2019

Daily News Summary: Gantz fails to form government, IDF strikes in Syria, and Holocaust survivor shows forgiveness

On Wednesday night, Blue and White head Benny Gantz informed President Rivlin that he has failed to form a government. Gantz returned the mandate to the president, which will now ...

ICEJ Staff Nov 20, 2019

ICEJ welcomes US position on settlements, blasts EU labeling of goods

The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem welcomed on Tuesday the clarification of the United States administration that Jewish communities in the West Bank are not considered illegal...

Kehila News Israel Staff Nov 17, 2019

Daily News Summary: Netanyahu issues last minute warning as election deadline looms

At a rally in Tel Aviv Sunday night, Netanyahu warned about a minority government supported by the Arab Joint List party.

Kehila News Israel Staff Nov 15, 2019

Daily News Summary: Ceasefire holding, to the displeasure of local residents. Immigration Authority arrests and detains couple, and terror victims sue Hamas:

Fresh rockets target south but shaky Gaza ceasefire appears to hold: Two rockets were fired on Southern Israel on Thursday night, both of which were shot down by the Iron ...

ICEJ Staff Nov 14, 2019

Fragile Ceasefire Brings Calm to Israel’s South

Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror militia appeared to have reached a cease-fire agreement early Thursday morning, although there was a barrage of five rockets a few hours after ...