Israel News

News articles and updates related to current events in Israel and local Israeli news that you may not hear about from the major media outlets.

Netanyahu and Merkel ‘agree to disagree’ on Iranian nuclear deal, ‘settlements’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel Monday in the first of three meetings with European leaders.

Evangelicals in Brazil show strong support for Israel in annual March for Jesus

Some 2 million Brazilians and other pilgrims from Argentina, Mexico, the United States and some African countries who attended the March for Jesus waved Israeli flags and prayed for the Jewish state in the parade that stretched 2.5 miles through the city.

‘Terror kites’ causing massive fires in southern Israel

Palestinian jihadists in the Gaza Strip set more than 40 fires over the weekend using incendiary kites carrying explosives and burning fuel.

Etched in Stone: A Bible-based guide to archaeology and Israel

Israel is home to some of the world's greatest archaeological treasures and scientists often link their direct finds to the Bible. Now you can make those same connections in a new book that provides an easy guide to match ancient artifacts with scripture.

Tentative quiet after dozens of rockets fired at Israel in 24 hours

For the first time since the war with Gaza in 2014, Palestinians launched barrages of rockets and mortars from Gaza on Tuesday breaking nearly four years of quiet on Israel’s southern border.

Gaza-based terror cells fire 28 mortar shells on southern Israel

Islamic terrorists in the Gaza Strip fired at least 28 mortars at southern Israel Tuesday morning as parents were preparing to send their children off to school.

Gaza protests long over since last week’s uprising

Protests that had been ongoing for six weeks in Gaza and culminated last week to coincide with the opening of the American embassy Jerusalem have all but fizzled out completely.

Israel gives thumbs up to combat success of US-built F-35 stealth fighter jets

Israel is the first country worldwide to carry out airstrikes with the F-35 stealth fighter jet, Israel Air Force Commander Maj. Gen. Amikam Norkin told participants at a three-day conference in Herzliya marking the IAF's 70th Anniversary.

Paraguay becomes third country to open embassy in Jerusalem

The day after the biblical feast of Shavuot (the Feast of Weeks) and Pentecost Sunday, the nation of Paraguay dedicated its embassy in Jerusalem on Monday.

‘Multicultural” anti-Israel Swedish flotilla sets sail for the Gaza Strip

Those who've been following the situation in Sweden – and quite a few other countries in Europe – know that Muslim immigrants are succeeding to a very great extent in imposing Islam on the Swedish people.