Kehila News Israel Staff
While lauding reconciliation talks between Palestinian rival factions, the American special envoy to the Middle East called on any future Palestinian government to recognize Israel and reject violence.
The U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman seemingly broke with American policy and got into hot water with his own government when he told an Israeli news site that the settlements are part of Israel proper.
Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year in Judaism in Israel — and also one of the busiest for paramedics and emergency workers.
Three Israelis were killed and a fourth seriously wounded in a brazen attack on Tuesday morning at the entrance to a Jerusalem suburb after the assailant approached the community among a group of Palestinians who had permits to work in Israel.
While two Israeli pastors may not get together in Israel to share about their mutual struggles, last week they did exactly this in Singapore, sharing with Christians there about life as believers in Yeshua in the Jewish state.
The deputy prime minister of Sudan is under fire after saying that he supports normalization between his country and Israel and even praised Israel’s “moral values” and “democratic regime.”
The UN Security Council must address the build up of weapons in southern Lebanon in the hands of the terrorist group Hezbollah, Israel’s ambassador to the UN said on Saturday one day before the UN secretary general was set to arrive in Israel.
This month, a photo exhibit entitled Passage to Israel is on display at the Jaffa Art Gallery. The exhibit presents selected photographs from the book of the same name, which shows the land and its residents from unique and unexpected angles.
While Israel touts itself as one of the few countries in the Middle East with freedom of religion, in its annual International Religious Freedom Report the U.S. State Department criticized the Jewish state for its lack of progress in expanding religious freedom.
Israel’s transportation ministry tested the high-speed Jerusalem-Tel Aviv express train on Sunday, some six months before the line’s expected opening to passengers in April 2018.