December 7, 2016 RSS feed / Mideast

Sharansky visits vandalized synagogue

Natan Sharansky, the chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, visited a Reform synagogue in Israel that was vandalized and received death threats. More...

Netanyahu thanks Abbas for sending firefighting crews

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for sending firefighters to assist in putting out massive fires throughout Israel.  Netanyahu called Abbas, according to a statement by the Prime Min More...

Netanyahu surpasses 2,793 consecutive days

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has broken David Ben- Gurion’s record as the prime minister who served the longest consecutive term in Israel’s history.  More...

9 municipalities receive compensation for recent fires

Haifa is among nine Israeli cities and towns listed by the Israeli government hit by fires that were caused by arson and may have been terror motivated.  More...