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PM Netanyahu Welcomes Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed To Jerusalem

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this afternoon (Sunday, 1 September 2019), at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, welcomed Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed....

Reports: Israeli Army Faked Casualties In Hezbollah Attack [VIDEO]

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Jerusalem - Minutes after a Hezbollah anti-tank missile exploded on an Israeli army base, an Israeli military helicopter touched down and medics loaded a soldier on a stretcher abo...

Iranian Judo Champion Afraid To Go Home In Israel Dispute

Tokyo - A judo world champion from Iran is afraid to return home after disobeying orders from the government to withdraw from the world championships in Tokyo to avoid a potential ...

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz Sends Stern Warning To Lebanon

Jerusalem - Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz spoke today (Monday, September 2, 2019) by telephone with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and issued a stern warning to the Lebanese Go...

Rivlin Remembers Killed Yeshiva Student Dvir Sorek At Start Of School Year

Jerusalem - Israeli President, Reuven Rivlin opened Israel’s school year at the Robert M. Beren Machanaim Hesder Yeshiva, where he memorialized murdered student Dvir Sorek. “The...

PM Netanyahu Infuses Campaign With Anti-Media Incitement

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Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu kicked off the unofficial start of his new election campaign Sunday with a move straight out of his old playbook: attacking th...

Netanyahu Says He Will Extend ‘Jewish Sovereignty’ Over All West Bank Communities

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will extend “Jewish sovereignty” over all communities in the West Bank. He made the remarks Sunday to the new first gra...

Netanyahu Calls For Boycott Of HBO’s ‘Our Boys’

Jerusalem - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for the boycott of an Israeli television channel for producing and screening the controversial HBO series “Our Boys.” ...

UN Anti-Racism Panel Slams ‘Antisemitic’ Palestinian Authority Textbooks

For the first time, The UN’s anti-racism committee has sharply criticized the Palestinian Authority's textbooks calling on the PA to curb antisemitic statements from PA officials a...

Israel Under Attack As Hezbollah Fires Multiple Anti-Tank Missiles [PHOTOS]

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Jerusalem - The Israeli military on Sunday said that Lebanese militants had fired a barrage of anti-tank missiles at an Israeli army base, scoring a number of direct hits on Israel...

Republic Of Nauru Recognizes Jerusalem As Capital Of Israel

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Jerusalem - The Republic of Nauru, a tiny Pacific island country, recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel earlier this month. Israel’s Foreign Minister Israel Katz commend...

UN Warns Ceasefire Violations Could Spark Lebanon-Israel War

United Nations - The U.N. Security Council warned Thursday that violations of the cessation of hostilities between Israel and Lebanon in the latter country's south "could lead to a...

Feiglin Drops Out Of Elections In Agreement With Netanyahu

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Jerusalem - Moshe Feiglin is taking his far-right Zehut party out of next month’s national elections in Israel following an agreement with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Fei...

FIGHTING BACK: MBD, Motty Steinmetz To Participate In Jerusalem Protest “Kumzitz”

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Jerusalem - Four days ago, following a petition of the Women’s Lobby, the Haifa District Court ruled that the planned Mordechai Ben David and Motti Steinmetz concert scheduled for ...

Russian Denies Reports Of Hacking Benny Gantz’s Phones And Computers

Tel Aviv - The Russian Embassy in Tel Aviv has denied that Russians are behind the hacking of the cellphone of Benny Gantz, the head of the Blue and White Party, and Gantz called t...

Israeli Woman Still Being Held In Russian Jail For Months On Marijuana Charge

As VIN previously reported, an Israeli woman has been imprisoned for four months in Russia without being allowed to air her defense after 9 grams of marijuana were found in her lug...

IDF Opens Social Media Account In Farsi

The Israeli military Spokesperson's Unit announced Tuesday that it had opened accounts in Farsi on Twitter and Instagram in order to directly address the Iranian people. An offi...

Honduras Will Recognize Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital

President Juan Orlando Hernandez will travel to Israel on Friday to inaugurate a “diplomatic office” in Jerusalem, the French news agency AFP reported Wednesday. The Honduran Fo...

Egyptian Judoka Disrespects Israeli Opponent [VIDEOS]

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Sagi Muki of Israel won the gold medal at the 2019 World Judo Championships, becoming the first male in his country to accomplish the feat. Muki defeated Belgium’s Matthias Cass...

Russian Hackers Hit Benny Gantz’s Cellphone In ‘Unprecedented Attack,’’ Israeli Intelligence Firm Says

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Russian hackers struck the cellphone of Benny Gantz, the chief rival to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in what an Israeli intelligence firm called an “unprecedented attack.” ...