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Ultra-Orthodox Israeli Woman Defies Rabbis and Runs Left

But a woman sitting nearby jumps in: “If Labor wants to change its image,” she says, “it’s Michal.” At the very top, Israeli politics is consumed with the fate of Benjamin Netanyahu, the embattled prime minister, in April’s [...]

Israeli Teenagers Are Suspected in Deadly Stoning of a Palestinian Woman

JERUSALEM — Several Jewish teenagers have been arrested in connection with the fatal stoning of a Palestinian woman in the West Bank, Israel’s internal security agency said on Sunday. The agency, the Shin Bet, said in a statement [...]

Fratricide in Full Bloom as Israeli Election Campaign Heats Up

JERUSALEM — With elections a few months away, it is political fratricide season in Israel: From left to right, candidates are sticking knives in the ribs of their natural allies in hopes of elevating their own chances of succeeding [...]

Israeli Software Helped Saudis Spy on Khashoggi, Lawsuit Says

LONDON — A Saudi dissident close to the murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has filed a lawsuit charging that an Israeli software company helped the royal court take over his smartphone and spy on his communications with Mr. Khashoggi. The [...]

Israeli Police Urge Bribery and Fraud Charges Against Netanyahu. Again.

Still, this latest blow to Mr. Netanyahu threatened to subvert his efforts to consolidate his power and burnish his image as Israel’s security czar and the country’s indispensable, irreplaceable leader. If he remains in office next [...]

Israel and Palestinians Exchange Fire After Botched Israeli Raid

JERUSALEM — Palestinian militants in Gaza mounted an intense and sustained rocket and mortar attack across much of southern Israel on Monday in retaliation for the killing of seven fighters by Israeli forces in a botched covert operation [...]

Iran blames Denmark plot on alleged Israeli conspiracy

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – Iran’s intelligence minister claims that an alleged Iranian plot to kill an opposition activist in Denmark was an Israeli conspiracy that sought to harm Tehran’s relation with the European Union. The minister, [...]

Israeli Leader Claims Iran Has ‘Secret Atomic Warehouse’

“How about inspections, right here, right now,” he said as he pointed to a photo of the warehouse. Israel officials were disappointed when Mr. Netanyahu’s disclosure in April of the atomic archive Israeli agents seized did not create [...]

Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

JERUSALEM (AP) – An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide. Karin Elharrar says [...]

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian Teenager Who Slapped Israeli Soldier, Is Released From Jail

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 17-year-old received a hero’s welcome, was greeted by the Palestinian president and says she now wants to fight Israeli occupation by studying law. Source: NYT > World