Palestinians share intended Shin Bet chief’s personal details on social media

September 30, 2021 by  

Unknown Palestinians on Sunday posted the image and name of Israel’s next Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) director on social media, slapping his face on a “wanted” poster. Read more

Iran’s UN rep calls Bennett’s speech ‘full of lies’

September 30, 2021 by  

Majid Takht-Ravanchi, Iran’s permanent representative to the United Nations, assailed Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Monday, saying that the speech he delivered was “full of lies.” Read more

Isaac Herzog to travel to Ukraine for first state visit as Israel’s president

September 30, 2021 by  

Israeli President Isaac Herzog will head to Ukraine next week for the first state visit of his presidency, according to an official statement. Read more

Israeli special forces kill terrorist in counterterrorism operation

September 30, 2021 by  

Israeli Special Forces operating against Hamas’ terror infrastructure in the Arab village of Burkin in the Jenin area on Wednesday night encountered and killed an armed terrorist. Read more

Five dead and 38 wounded in bus crash in northern Israel

September 30, 2021 by  

United Hatzalah volunteers are currently treating a large number of injured on Highway 89 near Hurfeish due to a bus accident. A private car and bus crashed into one another. Read more

Babi Yar: Images from 1966

September 30, 2021 by  

Eighty years after the Babi Yar massacre, rare photographs that tell the story of the Soviet-era struggle to commemorate the atrocity have been released for the first time by the National Library of Israel’s Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People (CAHJP). Read more

Senior PA official: ‘We are paying price for Bennett’s weakness’

September 30, 2021 by  

“We eulogized [Benjamin] Netanyahu, but now we find that we are required to pay a heavy price for [Prime Minister Naftali] Bennett’s political weakness and lack of progress on the Palestinian issue,” a senior Palestinian Authority official told Israel TPS in response to Bennett’s speech at the 76th UN General Assembly. Read more

Garry lectured Germans on the Holocaust

September 30, 2021 by  

Garry Fabian was eight years old when he was incarcerated at Theresienstadt in 1942 where he survived WWII and the experience was instrumental in his visiting Germany eight times later in life to deliver lectures on the horrors of wartime Europe.

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The Deputy Leader of the Victorian opposition: meet David Southwick

September 30, 2021 by  

New Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party in Victoria, David Southwick and the new leader Matthew Guy MP want to build a viable alternative to the Andrews Government. Read more

Shin Bet finds five prisoners helped six terrorists escape

September 29, 2021 by  

Five inmates from Gilboa Prison cooperated and assisted in the escape of the six terrorists earlier this month, the Shin Bet has learned. Read more

Islamist members of Bennett’s coalition threaten intifada

September 29, 2021 by  

The Islamist Ra’am party, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s coalition partners, has issued a statement warning the Israeli government and police of a pending violent outburst after Jews arrived at the Temple Mount with Israeli flags. Read more

European Parliament demands changes in UNRWA’s Anti-Israel Curriculum, or lose EUR 20m

September 29, 2021 by  

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) must change the anti-Israel curriculum taught in its schools or lose funding from the European Union. Read more

Peace negotiator Becker salutes anniversary of Abraham Accords

September 29, 2021 by  

Dr Tal Becker, Director of Legal Affairs for Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and highly respected influential diplomat and peace negotiator on multiple regional tracks examined the implications of the Abraham Accords and other topics for an AIJAC Live Online webinar. Read more

German elections see rise of centre-left as Merkel-era comes to end

September 28, 2021 by  

The Social Democratic Party (SPD) headed by Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has emerged as the victor of Germany’s federal elections that took place on Sunday. Read more

William Shatner set to head into space at 90

September 28, 2021 by  

Star Trek legend William Shatner will become the oldest ever person to visit space when he blasts off next month onboard Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket. Read more

At UN, Bennett warns world Iran’s nuclear program at a ‘watershed moment’

September 28, 2021 by  

Demarking a clear distinction between himself and his predecessor, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said that one of the most dangerous problems in the world today is political polarization. Read more

Fox rallies for eighth canoe world title

September 28, 2021 by  

Australian Olympic gold medallist Jessica Fox has rescued a disappointing canoe slalom world championships by taking out the extreme slalom event. Read more

New president at St Kilda Shule

September 27, 2021 by  

Melbourne’s St Kilda Shule has been the spiritual home to its new President Gerry Bullon since 1986 when he moved to Melbourne from Sydney. Read more

Madrid Assembly officially adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

September 27, 2021 by  

The Madrid Assembly, the local parliament of Spain’s main region, adopted on Friday the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism. Read more

Israel’s ‘blame my predecessor’ Iran strategy revealed

September 27, 2021 by  

Two weeks ago, Foreign Policy magazine published an interview with Defence Minister Benny Gantz. Read more

Oct-05 7pm AEST Zoom: A glaucoma worldwide expert in webinar

September 27, 2021 by  

Israel’s Embassy in Australia and the Australian Friends of Rambam will bring the knowledge and experience of Professor Eytan Blumenthal to an Australian audience.

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A glaucoma worldwide expert in webinar

Israel’s Embassy in Australia and the Australian Friends of Rambam will bring the knowledge and experience of Professor Eytan Blumenthal to an Australian audience.

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Biden and Pelosi silent on Jew-hatred in Democratic Party

September 27, 2021 by  

The failure of President Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to rebuke the ten Democratic Party members of the House of Representatives who abstained or voted against America providing $1 billion in aid to help Israel replenish its Iron Dome missile defence system is very concerning. Read more

Feintooner

September 27, 2021 by  

This week’s cartoon…Tears and Smears. Read more

Henry Greener chats with

September 27, 2021 by  

Professional writer Yoram Symons has created, along with his Psychiatrist father Dr Mark Symons and Rabbi Yaron Gottlieb, an online shule experience for these times of lockdown. Read more

Guardians of the New Zealand Super Fund admit hypocrisy

September 27, 2021 by  

The recent admission by the Guardians of the New Zealand Super Fund that they continue to invest in certain companies complicit in gross human rights violations in (China for example), while conspicuously divesting in others in Israel calls into question the integrity of the funds application of their ‘ethical standards policy’. Read more

AFL grand final in Perth lets Joe Gutnick watch his beloved Demons taking out the flag

September 26, 2021 by  

Rabbi Yossl Gutnick has watched an  AFL for the very first time and saw his beloved Demons win their first flag since 1964. Read more

A chat with David Solomon

September 26, 2021 by  

David Solomon has recently been appointed the CEO of the Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University. Read more

Netflix cancels Israeli series ‘Hit & Run’ after one season

September 26, 2021 by  

Netflix will not renew for a second season the drama “Hit & Run,” which was co-created, executive produced and headlined by Lior Raz of “Fauda” fame. Read more

Netflix gains entire catalogue of works by ‘certainly anti-Israeli’ Roald Dahl

September 26, 2021 by  

Netflix has acquired the Roald Dahl Story Company (RDSC), giving it rights to all the works by the late British children’s author, who was openly anti-Israel and had a history of making anti-Semitic remarks. Read more

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