August 17, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

Trump supporters launch push for votes in Israel

JERUSALEM—On behalf of Donald Trump, Republicans launched a get-out-the-vote campaign geared to Americans living in Israel. The initiative, which began last week, has unprecedented funding and local strategic support. More...

Gaza aid worker is 2nd indicted for helping Hamas

A United Nations humanitarian aid worker in Gaza used his position to provide material assistance to the terrorist efforts of Hamas, Israel’s Shin Bet security service said.  Waheed Borsh, 38, was indicted in Beersheba District Court for a More...

Historic papers belong to Israel

Papers belonging to writer Franz Kafka will be transferred to the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem, Israel’s Supreme Court ruled.  More...

60-year-old woman gives birth to 1st

A 60-year-old woman gave birth to her first child at a central Israel hospital.  The woman was rushed to the Kaplan Medical Center in Rehovot for an emergency Caesarean delivery, according to Israeli media reports.  More...

Palestinian couple lose jobs after aiding Israelis

A Palestinian husband and wife who helped a Jewish family following a deadly terrorist attack on their car are looking for work in Israel after being fired for assisting Jews.  More...