May 25, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

What Avigdor Liberman could learn from the last non-general to be IDF chief

TEL AVIV—He was an outspoken politician with little military experience, appointed by a rival and promising to bring a new approach. More...

Groundbreaking program sees Jordanians in Israel

In a first for Jordan-Israel relations, a small group of Jordanian citizens recently gained employment in Israel’s hospitality sector as part of a pilot project negotiated by the two countries.  More...

Indian community’s genetic evidence of Jewish roots

A scientific study has found genetic evidence of claims that the Bene Israel, a community in western India, has Jewish roots.  The study from Tel Aviv University, which was published in late March in the PLoS One scientific journal, analyzed the More...

Beyonce wearing Israeli designs on world tour

The Israeli fashion designer Inbal Dror has created a line of dresses for Beyonce’s new world tour. More...

Israeli-American posthumously awarded medal

A dual Israel-American citizen killed in a West Bank supermarket terror attack was one of three Israeli soldiers honored by the Israel Defense Forces for bravery.  Tuvia Yanai Weisman, 21, along with Sgt. More...