Israel opens COVID-19 vaccines to teens aged 12-16

June 6, 2021 by  
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Israeli teens aged 12-16 can get vaccinated against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) beginning on Sunday, the latest phase of the country’s battle against the pandemic. Read more

Shin Bet head warns of political violence

June 6, 2021 by  
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Shin Bet head Nadav Argaman issued an unusual warning on Saturday against the intense political climate in the country which he claims may lead to political violence. Read more

How did Hamas become the darling of the West?

June 4, 2021 by  
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In February 2009, I wrote an essay about a symposium at UCLA that marked the beginning of Hamas’s penetration into academic circles…writes Judea Pearl. Read more

Israeli researcher named National Geographic Society ‘Emerging Explorer’

June 2, 2021 by  
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The National Geographic Society has named University of Haifa professor Dr Aviad Scheinin as one of its “Emerging Explorers” in 2021—one of 15 individuals it described as changing the world “one idea at a time.” Read more

Netanyahu: Israel will get rid of Iran’s existential threat, even if US opposes

June 2, 2021 by  
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If faced with the difficult situation of having to choose between an Iran armed with nuclear weapons or a diplomatic clash with Washington following an attack on Iran, Israel would choose the latter, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared. Read more

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Former Ambassador David Friedman: ‘Trump administration would have given Israel free reign to defend itself’

Secretary of State Antony Blinken was dispatched to Israel by U.S. President Joe Biden this week in the direct aftermath of an acute conflagration highlighted by 11 days of indiscriminate rocket attacks by Hamas on Israeli population centres and pinpoint Israeli airstrikes on Hamas installations in Gaza in retaliation. Read more

Chief rabbi calls out South Africa’s president over Israel ‘apartheid’ allegations

May 27, 2021 by  
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South Africa’s Sunday Times published an open letter by Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, who compared Israel to South Africa under apartheid. Read more

Simon Cowell drops planned appearance as judge on ‘X Factor Israel’

May 27, 2021 by  
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British media mogul and veteran music producer Simon Cowell has cancelled his planned appearance as a judge on the new season of “The X Factor Israel”. Read more

10 takeaways from the latest conflict between Israel and Hamas

May 25, 2021 by  
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Over this past weekend, Arabs were shooting fireworks in the sky, supposedly in celebration of holding Israeli population centres hostage for 11 days with more than 4,000 rockets. Read more

Israel is removing all corona restrictions starting next Tuesday, June 1st

May 24, 2021 by  
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For the first time since the outbreak of the Coronavirus, all restrictions in the State of Israel will be lifted. Health Minister Yuli (Joel) Edelstein announced today that he will not extend the restrictions that will expire next Tuesday, June 1st. Read more

Biden’s skin-deep support for Israel

May 21, 2021 by  
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Until Wednesday, President Joe Biden had maintained a fairly supportive posture towards Israel in the face of the Hamas terror regime in Gaza’s launch of its newest round of war against the Jewish state. Read more

UN rebukes Hamas for bombing its aid for Gaza

May 19, 2021 by  
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Hamas’ mortar attacks on the crossings from Israel into the Gaza Strip while humanitarian supplies and personnel were being brought into Gaza are “unacceptable” and are “preventing vital humanitarian supplies from entering the Strip,” said Lynn Hastings, the UN’s Humanitarian Coordinator in Palestine. Read more

A statement from Benjamin Netanyahu

May 16, 2021 by  
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Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has issued an update on the continuing conflict with Hamas in Gaza. Read more

Preventable and predictable

May 7, 2021 by  
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When tragedy strikes the often-heard explanation is that it was “an act of God” and therefore unforeseen and beyond the ability of humans to prevent it. Read more

Scott Morrison says no to Durban 4

May 6, 2021 by  
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The Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) has applauded Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s announcement that Australia will not participate in the event to mark the 20th anniversary of the UN World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance. Read more

First plane of Israeli medical aid lands in India

May 6, 2021 by  
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The first cargo plane with tons of medical equipment donated by Israel to the Government of India landed at Indira Airport in Delhi on Wednesday morning. Read more

Jerusalem police arrest 5 Arab rioters in Sheikh Jarrah

May 6, 2021 by  
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Jerusalem’s police arrested three Arabs in the city on Wednesday night during violent riots in the Shimon Hatzadik neighbourhood, also known as Sheikh Jarrah. Read more

Bob Carr targets Israel again

May 4, 2021 by  
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Former NSW Premier and former Minister for Foreign Affairs Bob Carr has sent an email to “to all supporters of Palestine in the Australian Labor Party”. Read more

IsraAID to provide oxygen concentrators, supplies to India in midst of COVID crisis

April 29, 2021 by  
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In response to the devastating coronavirus outbreak in India, now at the epicentre of the pandemic, IsraAID will provide urgently needed medical supplies to the beleaguered nation. Read more

Toyota affiliate teams with Israeli startup to create electric commercial vehicles

April 29, 2021 by  
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Toyota subsidiary Hino Motors Co. and the Israeli startup REE Automotive announced on Tuesday their partnership to develop electric commercial vehicles to transport people and goods. Read more

Noa Tishby takes action to offset book’s carbon footprint

April 29, 2021 by  
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Israeli-American actress, producer and activist Noa Tishby has partnered with the financial-services company Aspiration to offset the carbon impact of her debut book Israel: A Simple Guide to the Most Misunderstood Country on Earth. Read more

Israeli startup to produce oxygen from lunar soil

April 27, 2021 by  
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An Israeli startup has developed technology to produce oxygen from the lunar soil. Read more

Earth Day 2021: An unprecedented opportunity to restore our Earth

April 27, 2021 by  
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The coronavirus pandemic has presented us with one of the most acute challenges of our generation. Read more

‘Obsessive and biased’: Israel slams UN Human Rights Council following vote on anti-Israel items

March 25, 2021 by  
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Israel’s diplomatic leadership had harsh words for the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) following several resolutions it adopted against Israel. Read more

Dan Tehan to discuss trade with counterparts in Israel and Bahrain on zoom

March 7, 2021 by  
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In a first-ever webinar event, the Trade Ministers of Australia, Bahrain and Israel will be interviewed live on the importance of new markets in a post-COVID-19` world. Read more

Study shows encouraging long-term recovery data for coronavirus patients

February 24, 2021 by  
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With continued attention on the long-term effects of the Coronavirus, research conducted at Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Centre indicates that 95 per cent of recovered Corona patients showed no evidence of irreversible respiratory or cardiac damage after a period of three months and that the majority of symptoms had dissipated by six months.

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Action – not platitudes– required from Jordan’s King Abdullah

February 18, 2021 by  
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Jordan’s King Abdullah continues to engage in platitudes – rather than concrete action – as he pontificates but does nothing to help resolve the 100 years-old Arab-Jewish conflict. Read more

PM Netanyahu and Health Minister Edelstein meet the 4,000,000th person to be vaccinated in Israel

February 17, 2021 by  
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein have met the 4,000,000th person to be vaccinated in Israel. Read more

Israel to reopen culture events as COVID-19 stats decline

February 15, 2021 by  
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Minister of Health Yuli Edelstein and Minister of Culture Heli Tropper announced Israel will enable the reopening of the culture world tomorrow as the country registered another decline in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) numbers. Read more

Is Iran behind the attack on Israel’s embassy in India?

February 1, 2021 by  
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An explosion occurred on Friday afternoon close to the Israeli Embassy in New Delhi, sending India’s security apparatus in search of a terror cell that may be connected to Iran. Read more

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