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  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי, AFP
    Channel 2 releases new quotes between PM Netanyahu and Yedioth Ahronoth publisher Arnon 'Noni' Mozes, allegedly about competitor paper Israel Hayom's circulation numbers; Mozes: "We're trying to find something together.'
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 9:44 pm
  • צילום: חיים הורנשטיין
    An IDF Skylark drone crashed in southern Lebanon as a result of what is believed to be a technical malfunction; Lebanese Armed Forces and Hezbollah are actively searching for the drone, while the IDF has notified UNIFIL of the incident.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 9:08 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Israel Police summoned MK Ghattas for questioning in regards to an ongoing investigation into financial corruption related to the Balad party, which has been ongoing since September; Ghattas: 'The investigation into Balad and its leadership is nothing more than political persecution with the object being to damage Balad's political image.'
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 8:56 pm
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit is expected to give his official opinion on a new conflict of interests between the Prime Minister's Office and PM Netanyahu's own lawyer, David Shimron; this comes after ongoing corruption allegations involving Shimron and the commissioning of naval defense vessels from German company ThyssenKrupp.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 8:34 pm
  • צילום: יריב כץ
    Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, Yesh Atid Chairperson Yair Lapid and head of the opposition Isaac Herzog all touch on the frenzy surrounding the Netanyahu-Mozes case; 'These are difficult days for democracy in Israel, but there is no doubt our democracy is strong and will withstand this,' says Herzog.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 7:19 pm
  • צילום: אלי מנדלבאום
    Jerusalem’s Shabbat Square is closed for traffic after a Haredi group became rowdy and shouts 'Nazis' over the arrests of IDF draft dodgers; an officer is lightly injured from rock throwing.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 5:29 pm
  • צילום: אלכס קולומויסקי, AFP
    According to a report by Guy Peleg and Channel 2 News, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu served as an intermediary between news publisher Arnon Mozes and businessmen in an attempt to sell parts of the Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper, which is under Mozes's control; Peleg further claims that the PM and Mozes were in such contact before 2013 elections.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 5:07 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Fuel from Qatar arrives in the Gaza Strip on Monday, helping to ease a staggering power shortage that has sparked rare demonstrations against Hamas terrorist group, which has responded in turn with series of protestors' arrests.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 3:21 pm
  • צילום: עמית שאבי
    Speaking at a party faction meeting Monday, a beleaguered prime minister—under the scrutiny of the media and an ongoing investigation—attempted to appear defiant against what he has described as an ‘orchestrated' campaign against him; 'Here's a quote for you: It won't help you.’
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 2:11 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    The financial injection will serve to temporarily mollify widespread anger that has gripped the strip over severe electrical shortages which have ensued as a result of a political feud between Hamas and the PA.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 12:34 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Most of the victims were residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 on its way from Hong Kong to Istanbul as it attempted to land in dense fog; the plane plowed hundreds of meters through the village as it shattered into pieces.
    Posted: January 16, 2017, 7:22 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    With a trend of far right parties with anti-immigrant platforms performing well in European elections, Austria's Freedom Party (FPO) is hoping to court Jewish votes to help overcome accusations of anti-Semitism.
    Posted: January 15, 2017, 8:51 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Despite the absence of both Israeli and Palestinian representatives, the Paris peace conference is set to begin Sunday and send a strong message to the incoming Trump administration that his embassy pledge can derail peace efforts.
    Posted: January 15, 2017, 6:39 am
  • צילום: EPA
    International investigators say they suspect the president and his brother for using chemical weapons in the conflict ravaging their country; US sanctions Syrian officials; Russia says evidence is insufficient.
    Posted: January 14, 2017, 4:43 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Despite the absence of the Israelis and Palestinians, lame-duck French President Franois Hollande believes the Paris peace conference will demonstrate the international community's commitment to both a Palestinian state and peace with Israel.
    Posted: January 14, 2017, 3:38 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    In an effort to garner support against the move of the US Embassy to Israel to Jerusalem, Mahmoud Abbas met the Pope to elicit his support to block the move; Abbas says move undercuts Christian, Muslim claims to city.
    Posted: January 14, 2017, 12:17 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Speaking to French newspaper 'Le Figaro,' Palestinian President Abbas threatens that PA may stop recognizing State of Israel should US move embassy to Jerusalem.
    Posted: January 14, 2017, 11:25 am
  • צילום: התעשייה הצבאית
    The backpacker is arrested after four rifle bullets from her army service are found in her bag; following intervention from the Israeli Consulate in Mumbai, she is released following a lengthy interrogation at the police station; the Foreign Ministry cautions tourists to check their bags before travelling.
    Posted: January 13, 2017, 4:49 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Families of two victims of ISIS attacks in Paris and Brussels are filing an anti-terrorism lawsuit in the US against Twitter for its role in refusing to take moves to cut off service to terrorists; Shurat HaDin, an Israeli legal NGO, is representing the plaintiffs.
    Posted: January 13, 2017, 3:30 pm
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    Following accusations that Israel launched rockets near a military airport in Damascus overnight Thursday, Syria tells UN secretary-general to take immediate steps to punish Israel, which launched an attack planned by, among others, 'France, Britain and the US.'
    Posted: January 13, 2017, 2:22 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Severe electrical shortages in Gaza energizes thousands to take to the northern streets of strip, sparking arrests and prompting Hamas to respond with live rounds fired into the air; Residents currently receive just 3-4 hours of electricity per day against a background of a political feud between the terror organization and the regime in Ramallah; Israel responsible for the largest power supply.
    Posted: January 13, 2017, 7:20 am
  • צילום: יאיר שגיא
    Every year, hundreds of young Jewish American women choose to leave the Orthodox homes they grew up in and make aliyah in order to defend the State of Israel. ‘It’s a great mitzvah and an honor to serve in the IDF as a religious soldier,’ one explains; ‘I wanted to be part of the huge power defending Israel,’ says another.
    Posted: January 9, 2017, 9:44 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    A legal opinion issued two years ago stating that any former Darfur resident from a non-Arab tribe is automatically entitled to political asylum in Israel has allegedly been concealed from the courts by the Population and Immigration Authority. Now that the recommendation has been revealed, it can be used by thousands of Darfur refugees to try to gain legal recognition.
    Posted: January 3, 2017, 9:44 pm
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Lt. Shahar, who became the fourth female fighter pilot in Israeli Air Force history last week, gives an interview on the IDF's new website; she explains that she was not a stereotypical overachiever and that piloting was her first true niche; 'There are a lot of women who have the potential to join the piloting world, but they don't know it.'
    Posted: January 1, 2017, 10:06 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Antnio Guterres takes reins of UN promising to be a 'bridge-builder'; he issues 'Appeal for Peace' a few minutes into 2017; he says there is a need to develop 'the diplomacy for peace,' which he plans to focus on.
    Posted: January 1, 2017, 5:41 pm
  • צילום: AP
    An enraged Foreign Ministry disrupts the holiday for the representatives of those countries who voted against Israel in the UN Security Council; adding insult to injury, small talk is dispensed with, no national flags are displayed, and refreshments aren't even offered; find herein a glimpse into the machinations of the biggest simultaneous scolding the MFA has ever had to administer.
    Posted: December 31, 2016, 3:21 pm
  • צילום: MCT
    Gen. Michael Hayden provides an inside look into the attack that stopped Assad's nuclear ambitions in their tracks. From that fateful moment when Meir Dagan entered his office with photos of the reactor, through the clash between the Mossad director and the CIA’s analysts, who feared an all-out-war with Syria, to the secret meeting at Bush’s residence in which Hayden announced: ‘Mr. President, the Syrians are building a nuclear reactor, and it is part of a weapons program.’
    Posted: December 30, 2016, 9:50 pm
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