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Middle East Christians Shunned Pence, but His US Supporters Couldn't Be Happier - Haaretz

Palestinians take part in a protest against the visit of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to Israel, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem January 21, 2018. \ MUSSA ISSA QAWASMA/REUTERS. Preacher Pence's speech to Israel's Knesset had everything but fire ...

Scant enthusiasm for Pence at Jaffa cafe - The Jerusalem Post

"This visit will give Netanyahu the feeling he can do whatever he wants and this is really bad because Netanyahu doesn't put any restraints on his right wing." 3 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. JAFFA BY THE SEA. 'No difference between ...

Israel debt-to-GDP Ratio Falls Below 60% for First Time - Haaretz

Israeli government debt fell below 60% of gross domestic product for the first time ever at the end of 2017, Finance Ministry Accountant General Rony Hizkiyahu said on Monday, citing preliminary figures. Not counting debt of local authorities, the ...

PA imposes taxes on Gaza residents as political ploy - גלובס

Residents of Gaza are caught in the middle of a power struggle between Fatah and Hamas as the economy heads for disaster. A decree published two weeks ago by the Palestinian Authority (PA) president Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) states that starting in the ...

Syria offensive: Turkey warns US over Kurdish militia group - BBC News

Turkey has urged the US to stop backing the Kurdish YPG in Syria, as it steps up an offensive against the militia. A spokesman for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the BBC that Kurdish fighters were using US-supplied weapons against Turkish troops ...

The Price of Attending College: Female Arab Students in Israel Encounter Harassment, Threats - Haaretz

An Israeli-Arab woman was critically wounded after being stabbed last week in the West Bank city of Jenin, near the campus of the Arab American University, where she is a student. The man suspected of stabbing her is a relative who arrived to the ...

UK Jewish leader: 'Sometimes we pay price for Israel's actions' - Ynetnews

Former president of The Union of Jewish Students says that he loves Israel and is considering living there, but highlights challenges in reconciling fundamental differences between Israel and diaspora Jewry. Yaniv Pohoryles|Published: 01.22.18 , 23:41 ...

Meeting cancelled over women in the army - The Jerusalem Post

“The politics of the defense minister and the orders of the IDF chief of staff do not overrule the law”. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. women IDF. Women in the IDF. (photo credit: REUTERS). A meeting between Chief Rabbi Yitzhak ...

South Tel Aviv residents show mixed emotions about African refugee crisis - The Jerusalem Post

'They will get killed if they go to Rwanda, so instead the government should spread them around the country,' says lifelong resident. 3 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. South Tel Aviv residents show mixed emotions about African refugee ...

Watchdog group files complaint against Trump campaign over reported payout to Stormy Daniels - Washington Post

The confidentiality settlement reportedly paid to an adult-film star who said she had an affair with Donald Trump years before he became president may have violated campaign finance laws, a watchdog group alleged Monday. In a pair of federal complaints ...