A month after Rabbi Miki Mark was murdered in a drive-by shooting near Otniel, while his wife was seriously wounded, his daughter, 14-year-old Tehila, is now trying to figure out how to go on. She talks about the moments of horror and shock, the unexpected help from Palestinian passerby and terribly missing her father.
The Anti-Defamation League writes, “That Fatah is touting the number of slain Israelis to score points in the electorate” is “deeply troubling.”
US president Obama claims that the Iranian Nuclear Agreement is working, while the Iranians say they haven’t seen the changes promised in the agreement; meanwhile, after Obama says that Israel acknowledges that Iran is holding to the deal, the Ministry of Defense has come out with a statement reaffirming its stance against the deal, as has the Prime Minister’s office.
Following in the footsteps of police departments all over the world, the Israel Police started a pilot project to equip its officers with body cameras; the body cameras have been proven to reduce violence between police and civilians, and instill public trust in the police.
Four generations on, a descendant of Alfred Dreyfus who immigrated to Israel in 1992 is a judge in an IDF military court, ‘safeguarding the rights of the accused.’
A raid carried out by the Ministry of Agriculture in conjunction with the Israel Police and Be’er Sheva municipality saw seven people arrested for holding and selling animals in the middle of the Bedouin market; the animals were kept in suffocating conditions without food or water in the heat of the desert.
BERLIN (AP) — A German university is ditching a seminar about young people in the Palestinian territories that faced accusations of anti-Semitic and anti-Israeli content.
Indonesian police Friday arrested six suspected militants over a plot to fire a rocket at an upmarket Singapore waterfront district from a nearby island, prompting the city-state to tighten security. The men, aged between 19 and 46, were detained by elite anti-terror police on the Indonesian island of Batam, which lies just south of the affluent city-state. The alleged leader of the Indonesian group is accused of planning the attack with a leading Indonesian militant who is now believed to be fighting with the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria.