Nahal fighters in Dimona nuclear put on show wearing women’s clothing after returning from Gaza op, conflict breaks out with commanders.
Israeli military manufacturer publishes simulation of new system to identify, destroy hidden explosive devices – both above and below ground.
It’s been 20 years since King Hussein and Yitzhak Rabin exchanged warm words and optimism prevailed; but two decades on, the bubble has burst on hopes of normalized ties between Israel and Jordan. Smadar Perry returns to where it all began – and ended.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and the Gaza Strip are bound by much more than enmity: Israel controls nearly everything that comes in and out of the territory, including food and energy, and sometimes allows Gazans to enter the country for medical care.
United Nations (United States) (AFP) – UN chief Ban Ki-moon urged Israel and the Palestinians on Tuesday to move away from unilateral actions stoking tensions and make the "tough compromises" needed to end their decades-old conflict.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday he was setting up an investigation into attacks on United Nations facilities during Israel's recent war against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip and the use of U.N. sites to store weapons. The world body has said that tens of thousands of dwellings were damaged or destroyed in 50 days of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants, and 108,000 people were left homeless in a long impoverished, isolated territory. In one incident, more than a dozen people were killed at a U.N. school during an Israeli shelling. …
Motorcyclist let loose hail of gunfire at a reinforced vehicle in Kfar Sava, but the occupants were unhurt.
DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed Western powers on Tuesday for the rise of Islamic State (IS) insurgents in Iraq and Syria and said they had no business tampering with the region’s geopolitics. Iran and the United States have been arch-foes for decades but now share a strategic interest in reversing the territorial gains of IS that threaten to remake the Middle East map. …