| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:13 AM
RAMALLAH, West Bank -- Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Jordanian judge of Palestinian descent Monday at Allenby Bridge border crossing between the West Bank and Jordan, according to statements from the Israeli army and a Palestinian official.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:52 PM
GAZA CITY -- A Palestinian militant was killed in an Israeli airstrike Monday as he attempted to launch rockets at Israel from the northern Gaza Strip, authorities said.
Mosaab Zaaneen, a 25-year-old Islamic Jihad fighter, died in the attack in the city...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Cpt. Ziv Shilon is a 25-year-old Israel Defense Forces commander in the Givati Brigade who lost his left arm in a Hamas terrorist attack near the Gaza security fence when an explosive device went off in October, 2012.
Shilon shared this experience with...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:56 AM
JERUSALEM -- Israeli security forces use excessive force against Palestinians in the West Bank and display "callous disregard" for human life, Amnesty International said Thursday.
In a report called "Trigger-Happy: Israel’s Use of Excessive...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:02 PM
* Spike of killings of Palestinians reported in 2013
* Report says Israeli soldiers act with virtual immunity
* Israeli army says Amnesty ignoring Palestinian violence
By Crispian Balmer
JERUSALEM, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Israeli forces are using...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:30 AM
There are 50 Ethiopian-Israeli students at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya and Jonathan Davis wants more.
Davis, vice president of the private university in Israel, was in Hollywood last week with student Sarah (Yatoa) Tazazo to raise money for...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 7:36 PM
CAIRO — A bomb blast ripped through a bus packed with tourists Sunday, killing at least four people near Egypt's border with Israel, security officials said, in an attack that threatened to damage the tourist economies of both countries.
| Feb 16, 2014
| 9:19 AM
CAIRO — At least three people were killed Sunday and more than a dozen injured in a bomb blast near Egypt's border with Israel, according to Egyptian state media reports.
The explosion occurred on a bus that was carrying 33 tourists from South...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:58 AM
GAZA CITY -- Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian man near the Gaza Strip border Thursday, the latest in a series of deadly cross-border incidents, officials said.
Ashraf al-Qedra, a spokesman for the Health Ministry in Gaza, said 26-year-...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Few countries stage more frequent, more realistic and more wide-ranging emergency-preparedness drills than Israel, a place where yet another war or more terrorist attacks are all but certain.
In previous years, I have seen heart-pounding simulations of a...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:37 PM
The local community will have the opportunity to support the Israel Defense Forces as well as meet with Israeli soldiers at an upcoming gala.
The Friends of the IDF Greater Miami Chapter hosts its 2014 Solidarity Gala, "Saluting the Women of the IDF," at...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:48 AM
JERUSALEM -- Two Palestinians were wounded in an Israeli airstrike on the Gaza Strip early Sunday.
Israeli military officials said the attack targeted Abdallah Kharti, a militant accused of launching rockets into southern Israel. Peter Lerner, a...