By THE EMET REPORT: COMBINED SOURCES — In the face of stiff Palestinian opposition, US Secretary of State John Kerry has stepped back from the American security plan for Israeli troops to secure the Jordan Valley border for an agreed period, in favor of deploying US forces, Washington sources report. He also gave in to…Details
By DEBRA KAMIN, TIMES OF ISRAEL— It’s nearly Christmas, but the leader of this famed little town – the first female to ever hold the role – says that tourists are not flocking to the events in the packed calendar she and her team have prepared for the month of December. In a bid to…Details
By EARL COX, ISRAEL ALWAYS— Recent foreign “policy” decisions made by the Obama Administration have left most Americans and our allies wondering why all of his decisions seem to favor Islam. Those in the know fear the worst – that those in power in America are changing their alliances and goals. In addition, heads of…Details
By ISRAEL HAYOM— A potentially devastating terror attack was averted in the Tel Aviv suburb of Bat Yam on Sunday, thanks to the vigilance of the passengers aboard Dan bus No. 240. Several passengers noticed a suspicious bag that was left in the rear portion of the bus and alerted the driver, who immediately stopped…Details
“I solemnly pledge to do my utmost to uphold the fair name of the Jews — because bigotry in any form is an affront to us all.”—Martin Luther King Jr.
By ISRAEL HAYOM— The Prime Minister’s Office, the Defense Ministry and the Foreign Ministry have yet to officially comment on reports published over the weekend that the U.S. and the U.K. had monitored the email traffic of the offices of the prime minister and the defense minister. However, a senior government source said, “Israel will…Details
Think on this: “YAHWEH will vindicate his people and have compassion on his servants when he sees their strength is gone and no one is left, slave or free.”…” I lift my hand to heaven and solemnly swear: As surely as I live forever, when I sharpen my flashing sword and my hand grasps it…Details
Melody of Light is a documentary profile of the artistic and philanthropic couple, Inna and Michael Rogatchi, co-founders of The Rogatchi Foundation – www.rogatchi.org The profile has been produced upon the request and for Jewish Life TV ( JLTV) , Lons-Angeles based major international TV channel. Melody of Light as the Chanukah Special program has…Details
By ARI YASHER, ARUTZ 7 — Report shows Kerry’s staff plans to ‘attack’ Netanyahu in January, make him submit to US arrangement uprooting Jordan Valley communities. — US Secretary of State John Kerry appears to be pressing a national plan, devised in Washington DC, upon Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. The proposal comes as part of…Details
By CAROLINE GLICK, JPOST— In the 1960s, the American Left embraced the anti-Vietnam War movement as its cri de coeur. In the 1970s, the Left’s foreign policy focus shifted to calling for unilateral nuclear disarmament by the US and its Western allies. In the 1980s, supporting the Sandinista Communists’ takeover of Nicaragua became the catechism…Details
“Christmas is based on an exchange of gifts, the gift of God to man – His unspeakable gift of His Son, and the gift of man to God – when we present our bodies a living sacrifice.” ~Vance Havner
By ELAD BENARI, ARUTZ 7— If anyone has had doubts about the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) support for the Nazis, recent remarks by one of its leaders should make things clearer. In an interview with Russia Today TV on December 7, Farouq Qaddoumi, the former political bureau head of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), said that…Details
By MAAYANA MISKIN, ARUTZ 7— Jordan, the custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem, demanded on Tuesday that Israel remove surveillance cameras at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound on the Temple Mount, the AFP news agency reports. “Jordan rejects Israel’s installation of surveillance cameras on December 8 to monitor waqf officials and worshippers, particularly women,” Information…Details
Jerusalem’s landmark sites have been covered by a white blanket as Israel endures its worst snowstorm in two decades. Many schools and business are closed, meaning that like President Shimon Peres, many people had more time to build snowmen.
By AMIR TAHERI, NEW YORK POST — Less than a month after it was hailed as “a great diplomatic coup,” the so-called Geneva accord to halt Iran’s nuclear ambitions seems to have come unstuck. The official narrative in Tehran is that Iran signed nothing. “There is no treaty and no pact,” says Foreign Ministry spokeswoman…Details
By NADAV SHREGAI, ISRAEL HAYOM — For years, the world has regarded Judea and Samaria as Palestinian territory illegally occupied by Israel • But now a group of hundreds of jurists from Israel and abroad is fighting back in the battle for the historical and legal truth. If international legitimacy for the settlement enterprise were…Details