Netanyahu and Pompeo, Rivlin and Pope discuss Coronavirus

April 12, 2020 by  

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin continued their rounds of discussion with leaders from around the world on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and ways to combat it. Read more

Jerusalem neighbourhoods placed in Coronavirus lockdown, chloroquine arrives in Israel

April 12, 2020 by  

The Israeli government voted on Saturday evening to place several Ultra-Orthodox neighbourhoods in Jerusalem under a full closure and curfew in an effort to stem the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. Read more

Israel’s FM: praying for UK’s Boris Johnson’s speedy recovery

April 7, 2020 by  

Israel’s Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz has conveyed his prayers and wishes for a speedy recovery to the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson who was admitted to an Intensive Care Unit in a London hospital on Monday evening after contracting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) some 10 days ago. Read more

Air train delivering millions of items of medical equipment on way from China to Israel

April 6, 2020 by  

An airlift of 11 aircraft is delivering millions of items of essential medical equipment from China to Israel, including masks, protective gear, and ventilators. Read more

Israel’s FM congratulates UK Labour new leader on his victory, expresses hopes for better ties

April 5, 2020 by  

Israel’s Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz congratulated Keir Starmer on his election to lead the UK’s Labour Party over the weekend. Read more

Israel’s Minister of Health diagnosed with Coronavirus

April 2, 2020 by  

Israel’s Minister of Health Yaakov Litzman and his wife were diagnosed on Wednesday night with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Read more

Netanyahu’s aid diagnosed with corona – will he enter quarantine?

March 30, 2020 by  

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s aid was diagnosed with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Sunday, raising the question whether he may be forced to enter quarantine. Read more

Number of Israeli Coronavirus deaths rises to 15 as possible lockdown nears

March 30, 2020 by  

The number of Coronavirus cases in Israel on Sunday rose to 4,247, the Ministry of Health confirmed, as three more people died, bringing the number of deaths attributed to the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) among Israelis to 15. Read more

Israel passes Corona testing kits, protective masks to PA

March 26, 2020 by  

The IDF’s Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) delivered 3,000 testing kits for detecting Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 50,000 protective masks to the Palestinian Authority (PA), another Israeli step to help the PA combat the spread of the virus. Read more

Israel brings home citizens stranded in wake of Coronavirus

March 22, 2020 by  

Hundreds of Israelis returned to the country over the weekend from Peru on four El Al flights as the Foreign Ministry has been working over the past days to bring home Israelis from various countries who have shut down their borders in wake of the global spread of Coronavirus. Read more

First man, 88, dies of Coronavirus in Israel

March 22, 2020 by  

Aryeh Even, 88, died of Coronavirus in a Jerusalem hospital over the weekend, the first Israeli to die of the virus. Read more

Coronavirus in Israel

March 17, 2020 by  

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday evening announced another list of limitations on the Israeli economy and society which are meant to combat the spread of Coronavirus. Read more

Israel enters almost full coronavirus lockdown

March 15, 2020 by  

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Saturday night that Israel was entering an almost full lockdown to stave off the spread of Coronavirus. Read more

Number of Corona patients in Israel climbs to 39, new restrictions introduced

March 9, 2020 by  

The number of Israelis who have been infected with Coronavirus has climbed to 39, the Ministry of Health announced on Sunday evening, primarily Israelis who contracted the virus while abroad. Read more

7th Israeli diagnosed with Coronavirus

March 1, 2020 by  

An Israeli who had recently returned from Italy was diagnosed with Coronavirus, the Ministry of Health announced yesterday [Sat], bringing the number of Israelis who have contracted the virus to seven. Read more

PA TV Journalist caught fabricating altercation with Israeli soldier on live-TV

February 19, 2020 by  

An Arab journalist working for Palestinian Authority (PA) television was caught lying on a live PA TV broadcast in what was portrayed as an altercation with an Israeli soldier, a recording of the video made public by the Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) shows. Read more

Israel to send plane to bring back 13 Israelis on the Diamond Princess

February 17, 2020 by  

A plane is ready to be dispatched to Japan to retrieve the 13 Israelis who are on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship anchored in Yokohama and who have been quarantined for the past two weeks after the virus was discovered on board. Read more

Gaza terrorists attack Israel, IAF strikes back

February 16, 2020 by  

Terrorists in the Gaza Strip on Saturday night fired two rockets into Israel, setting off alarms at several communities. The rockets exploded in open spaces, causing no injuries or damage. Read more

12 IDF soldiers wounded in Jerusalem terrorist attack

February 6, 2020 by  

An Arab terrorist rammed his car into a group of IDF soldiers in Jerusalem early Thursday morning, injuring 12 soldiers, one of whom is in serious condition. Read more

Escalation: terrorists again fire rockets at Israel, IAF bombs Hamas targets

February 2, 2020 by  

Gaza-based terrorists on Saturday launched rockets, mortars and booby-trapped balloons into Israel, the fourth consecutive day that terrorists in Gaza have attacked Israeli civilians. Read more

Putin receives 2,000-Year-Old coin uncovered in Jerusalem

January 24, 2020 by  

Russian President Vladimir Putin received on Thursday from a 2,000-year coin uncovered in Jerusalem at the City of David excavations. Read more

PA Daily: murder to stop international event in Jerusalem commemorating Holocaust

January 20, 2020 by  

Over 40 world leaders, including US Vice President Mike Pence, Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emanuel Macron and the UK’s Prince Charles will convene in Jerusalem this week to commemorate the 75thanniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and to discuss the war on global Anti-Semitism. Read more

Israel bombs Hamas targets in response to rocket attack

January 16, 2020 by  

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) last night bombed Hamas terror targets in the Gaza Strip in response to rockets fired by terrorists at Israel earlier in the day. Read more

Roy Nissany becomes Israel’s first Formula One driver

January 16, 2020 by  

Israeli professional sports car driver Roy Nissany will become the official test driver for the UK-based Williams Group, making him Israel’s first Formula One driver. Read more

Israeli researchers find cigarette smoke damages our mental health

January 10, 2020 by  

Smoking has a negative effect on your mental health as well as your physical wellbeing, Israeli researches at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have found. Read more

Iran threatens Israel after attacking US base in Iraq

January 8, 2020 by  

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) threatened to attack Israel if the US retaliates against its bombing of the US airbase of Ain al-Assad in Iraq early on Wednesday in response to the US’ assassination of IRGC General Qassem Soleimani. Read more

Two drown in a lift in Tel Aviv flood

January 5, 2020 by  

A couple in the 20s drowned on Saturday when torrential rains in Tel Aviv flooded the elevator they were in. Read more

Israel’s Foreign Ministry issues travel advisory to South Africa over high crime rate

January 2, 2020 by  

Israel’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday issued a travel advisory to South Africa cautioning Israeli travellers about visiting the townships because of the high crime rate in the country. Read more

Israeli scientists discover TB vaccine lowers rates of Alzheimer’s Disease in cancer patients

December 24, 2019 by  

Alzheimer’s Disease affects one-in-ten adults over the age of 65, a number that is expected to triple by 2030, and scientists around the world are scrambling to a cure. Read more

Wine and Fish Sauce: Romans’ 2000-Year Old culinary preferences revealed in Ashkelon

December 17, 2019 by  

Recent archaeological excavations conducted by the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) south of the coastal city of Ashkelon uncovered an ancient industrial area revealing that the Roman menu made its way to the tables of ancient Israel. Read more

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