Israel News

Israeli hospitals treat Syrians wounded in civil war

While the world continues to look on, unsure how to react, more than 100,000 Syrians have been killed and another 2.5 million have fled...

Separate — but not equal

Israel’s self-described interim solution covering where and how women can pray at the Western Wall hasn’t stopped Jews from all sides of the issue...

Israeli playground, ‘Sesame Street’ help include kids with disabilities

Israeli Ambassador Ron Prosor, a talented diplomat, has a challenging job defending Israel in the U.N.’s hotbed of anti-Zionism and double standards. Indeed, it’s...

Lau, Yosef win chief rabbi race

David Lau and Yitzchak Yosef, both sons of former Israeli chief rabbis, were elected Ashkenazi and Sephardi chief rabbi of Israe.

Do EU settlement rules matter?

A senior Israeli diplomat serving in Europe downplayed the importance of E.U. guidelines designed to exclude Israeli settlements from certain benefits.

Morsi ouster reverberates in region

Hamas is down. Abbas is up. And Israel keeps quiet.

Heeding Kerry’s peace call, Jewish groups rap Bennett’s two-state obit

By Ron Kampeas It’s almost boilerplate: The American Jewish community asks a foreign leader with whom it has cultivated a close relationship to kindly tell...

What’s John Kerry doing here?

Mark Landler and Jodi Rudoren at the New York Times ask a question that’s been puzzling Israeli journalists and analysts for weeks: With Egyptians...

Report: Shalit could have avoided captivity

Gilad Shalit’s capture was the result of his operational failures and those by other members of his tank crew, interviews with Shalit revealed. Shalit, the...

Rocket fired from Gaza at Israel as second rocket discovered in Sderot preschool

A mortar rocket was fired from Gaza at Israel, while a partially exploded Kassam rocket was discovered in an Israeli preschool. The mortar rocket launched...