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Benjamin Netanyahu with MK David Bitan, June 12, 2017. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Likud: Infiltrated by the opposition?

TEL AVIV — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, under investigation for corruption, has often claimed that his left-wing political enemies are out to get him....

Michal Levy and her three children, with Debbie Ashkenazi, right, of IFCJ, at Ben Gurion Airport.

Economy crumbles, Venezuela’s Jews emigrate

As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews are fleeing the South American nation, with many choosing to immigrate to...

Elon Azaria pictured during an earlier phase in his trial in Jaffa military court, Aug. 28, 2016. (Hillel Maeir/TPS)

Elor Azaria enters military prison

JERUSALEM — The Israeli soldier convicted of shooting a downed Palestinian terrorist entered military prison to begin serving his 18-month sentence. Elor Azaria...

Yisrael Kristal

World’s oldest man dies

JERUSALEM — Yisrael Kristal, a Holocaust survivor from Haifa who was recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest man in the world, has died, a month before his...

Guinea's ambassador to France, Amara Camara, meets Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, right.

Muslim states establish relations with Israel

JERUSALEM — Two Muslim majority African nations, Senegal and Guinea, established diplomatic representation in Israel for the first time, Aug. 8, as Talla Fall,...

Palestinians protest outside the Temple Mount, July 19. (Kobi Richter/TPS)

Israel dismantles metal detectors, cameras

Israel Police dismantled metal detectors and security cameras at the entrances to the Temple Mount compound overnight between Monday, July 24 and Tuesday, July 25, less...

Chaya, left, and Elad Salomon, right, were murdered by a Palestinian terrorist on Friday, July 21. Their father, Yosef, was also murdered.

10,000 attend funeral of murdered Jews

More than 10,000 Israelis, including government ministers and Members of Knesset, descended on the city of Modi’in for the joint funeral of Yosef, 70, Chaya, 46, and...

Avi Gabbay (Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Labor, choosing Gabbay, gets a boost

Likud still ahead in the polls, but it could be a different ball game JERUSALEM — After political newcomer Avi Gabbay’s surprise election to head the Labor Party,...

IDF Captain Libby Weiss

Want a tour of a Hamas tunnel?

By Renee Ghert-Zand TEL AVIV — Capt. Libby Weiss spent most of the summer of 2014 in a Hamas tunnel, and she wouldn’t have wanted to be anywhere else. Israel’s...

A UN observer at a lookout point near the Israel-Syria border in the Golan Heights, June 25. (Basel Awidat/Flash90)

Israel: No Iran in southern Lebanon

By Yaakov Lappin Netanyahu tells Trump and Putin: Iran in southern Lebanon would cross a ‘red line’ With the help of its powerful allies, President Bashar Assad’s...