Blood-stained Israel in Turmoil

By: Lonnie Mings, Israel News Digest— Seven Israelis and a number of Palestinians have been killed in the past two weeks of bloodshed. The Palestinian dead include 10 knife-wielding assailants, police said, as well as children and protesters shot in violent demonstrations. Many people who support Israel have denounced what they called biased reporting about…

Bret Stephens tells it like it is (WSJ)

By: Bret Stephens— Regarding the causes of this Palestinian blood fetish, Western news organizations have resorted to familiar tropes. Palestinians have despaired at the results of the peace process—never mind that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas just declared the Oslo Accords null and void. Israeli politicians want to allow Jews to pray atop the Temple Mount—never…

Christian Monastery Burned Down in Biblical City of Bethlehem

By: Raphael Poch, Breaking Israel News— In an anti-Christian incident which has largely gone unnoticed, the St. Charbel (Maar Charbel) Monastery in Bethlehem was attacked and burned down on September 26th. The monastery is located in the Wadi Maali neighborhood of the city where King David was born and is the reputed birthplace of Jesus.…

Palestinian Stabbings Cause Jewish Blood to Flow in the Streets of Jerusalem

By: Unity Coalition for Israel— An upsurge of Palestinian terror attacks against Jews during Sukkot has killed 4 innocent Israelis and orphaned 14 children. As Jewish blood flows in the streets of Jerusalem, the Palestinians are celebrating, calling the terrorists “heroes.” A series of deadly Palestinian attacks shook Jerusalem, sparking protests, demonstrations and tension throughout…

Prosor: Instead of flying Palestinian flag, UN can wave white flag in surrender of principles

By HERB KEINON, JPOST— The UN – with some EU countries in tow – would pass a resolution stating that the world is flat were such a resolution brought by the Palestinians, Israel’s UN ambassador Ron Prosor said Thursday night. Prosor’s remarks came after the world body approved a resolution calling for the Palestinian flag…