The Defense Ministry, Israel Police, Israel Prison Service and the Firefighting Commission have all for years been using HazMat gear manufactured by two German companies that also provided gas masks to Nazi soldiers operating the gas chambers at Auschwitz.
In the wake of the crash which killed three after a truck driver ran a red light and plowed into a vehicle, questions relating to common causes of fatalities on Israel’s roads must be asked; MK: ‘To create a culture of good driving you must enforce it.’
Greece's immigration minister on Wednesday denied having called on the European Union to draw up a back-up plan in case Turkey reneges on a controversial deal aimed at limiting the influx of migrants. Yannis Mouzalas's denial came hours after Germany's Bild daily had quoted him as saying: "We are very worried. "Clearly we are concerned, but for now the number of people arriving on the Greek islands (since the deal was enforced in March) does not indicate that the deal is not being respected," he said.
Committee recommends limiting use of Tasers, equipping police with body cameras and handing out harsher punishments to racist officers, but these were removed from its report; police: Recommendations already being implemented in the field.
Creating more industrial zones for Arab sector could remedy problem of low participation in Israel’s workforce among Arab women; Arab MK: ‘The government must fight poverty, improve existing infrastructure in Arab towns.’
It’s been discussed for the past two years, but Ramat Gan’s chief rabbi’s homophobic speech caused the city council both to issue a condemnation and move forward the establishment of an LGBT center for the city’s residents.
By Marwa Rashad RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia has agreed to assist thousands of laid-off Indian workers stranded in the kingdom without money or food, an Indian minister said on Wednesday. A sharp drop in oil prices has forced cuts to state spending in Saudi Arabia, the world's top crude exporter. Construction firms have been squeezed financially and have laid off tens of thousands of south Asian and other foreign workers.
During operational training exercise, F-35 intercepted an ‘enemy’ drone; Israel set to receive first jets this December, Israeli pilots already training in the US; US Air Combat Command general; ‘The F-35A will be the most dominant aircraft in our inventory.’