Israel Intercepts Ship Carrying Arms By Iranian Warships

BY DEBKAFILE The Israeli Navy’s elite Shayetet 13 commandos intercepted the German-owned A.S. Victoria Tuesday, March 15 about 320 kilometers off Israel’s Mediterranean coast on its way from the Turkish port of Mercin to Egyptian El Arish with Alexandria its final destination. The Liberian-flagged vessel was carrying a large consignment of weapons bound for the…

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Tens of thousands attend Fogel family funeral

BY TZVI BEN GEDALYAHU, ARUTZ SHEVA Tens of thousands attended the funeral for the five members of the Fogel family massacred at Itamar on Friday night. The entrance to Jerusalem was blocked off by police and vehicles diverted to an alternative entrance after the huge attendance brought traffic to a standstill. Israel’s major television channels…

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Israel okays wave of new settlements after attack

AFP — Israel said Sunday it has okayed hundreds of new settler homes after a gruesome weekend attack in which five Israelis, three of them children, were murdered in their beds in the West Bank. The ministerial committee for settlements, which met late on Saturday, approved construction of several hundred units across in Gush Etzion,…

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Palestinian terrorist butchers Jewish family in Samaria

By RYAN JONES, Israel Today — A Palestinian terrorist on Friday night quietly slipped into a home in the Samarian Jewish community of Itamar and butchered five members of the family living there as they slept. The terrorist broke in through a living room window. He missed eight-year-old Roi Fogel, who was sleeping on the…

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Apartheid? Not in Israel

By RABBI YECHIEL ECKSTEIN, International Fellowship of Christians & Jews — This week, an astonishing event has been taking place in universities around the world. The aim of this event, “Israeli Apartheid Week” (IAW), is, according to its organizers, to “educate people about the nature of Israel as an apartheid system.” Apartheid, of course, was the oppressive…

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It’s Time for the Jews to Stand Up for Themselves

DAVID HOROWITZ, Front Page — I was not looking forward to my speech at Brooklyn College last night during “Israel Apartheid Week.” The campus atmosphere was so hostile to Jews that no student organization was willing to host my appearance, not even the Jewish organizations – and with 3,500 Jewish students on campus, there were…

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How Netanyahu can out-maneuver Obama’s latest threat to Israel

CAROLINE GLICK, Jewish World Reveiw, — The most effective way to defend Israel against Obama is to boldly assert, defend and implement a unilateral Israeli plan. Here it is. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is stuck between a diplomatic rock and a political hard place. And his chosen means of extricating himself from the double bind…

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