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Alon Davidi speaking at JNF's breakfast in Denver. (Neil Rosenfeld)

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi

Twenty seconds. That’s the average length of time a resident of Sderot, Israel has between the sounding of a siren, warning of an incoming rocket strike, and reaching...

Ramat HaNegev Mayor Eran Doron (Alexsei Kolesnikov)

Ramat HaNegev Mayor Eran Doron

Eran Doron, the new mayor of Ramat HaNegev, JEWISHcolorado’s partnership community in Israel, notices a photographer in the background and tugs uncomfortably at his...

Newly appointed US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman visited the Kotel after arriving in Israel on May 15. (Hillel Maeir/TPS)

Upon arrival in Israel, Friedman visits Kotel

JERUSALEM — The new US ambassador to Israel, David M. Friedman, presented his diplomatic credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in a ceremony held on Tuesday,...

Marwan Barghouti, pictured at his sentencing in June, 2004. (Isranet)

Hunger striker cheats on the side [VIDEO]

JERUSALEM — The Israel Prison Service released a video that shows Marwan Barghouti, the high-profile Palestinian prisoner leading a hunger strike, secretly eating in...

Why does Verizon call Israel ‘Palestine’?

When Mark Rosenblatt touched down at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv April 5 and powered on his cell phone, he got the surprise of his mobile technology life. Rosenblatt...

Simon Wiesenthal Center Dean and Founder Rabbi Marvin Hier. (Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty)

Hier will be first non-citizen to light Israel Independence Day ceremonial torch

JERUSALEM — Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, is slated to become the first non-Israeli to light a torch during Israel’s main Independence...

Izzedine al-Qassam Brigades cadets in Kahn Yunis, 2015. (Christopher Furlong/Getty)

Hamas hangs three accused of ‘collaboration’

JERUSALEM — Hamas hanged three men in Gaza accused of “collaborating” with Israel. The death sentence was carried out April 6 by the terror organization that...

Israeli leaders gather to inaugurate David's Sling. (Hillel Maeir/TPS)

Now operational — David’s Sling

PASSOVER EDITION 5777SECTION A PAGE 9 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, representatives of the US military attaché to the IDF, and a...

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said bomb threat probe spanned multiple continents. (Getty)

Arrest made in JCC bomb threats

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the arrest in Israel of a teenager allegedly responsible for more than 100 bomb threats against US Jewish...

Pro-Palestinian activists demonstrate at Susya in the Negev. (Hillel Maeir/TPS)

What is the alternative to a two-state solution?

JERUSALEM — If you ask Member of Knesset Yehuda Glick, the official annulment of the two-state idea and the application of Israeli sovereignty over the whole land of...