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Israel Violence

Palestinian Stabs 2 Border Policemen, Israeli Police Report

AP | By DANIEL ESTRIN | Posted 02.25.2015 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian man on Friday stabbed and lightly wounded two Israeli paramilitary border policemen at the entrance to Jerusalem's Ol...

Israeli Lightly Wounded In West Bank Stabbing Attack

AP | Posted 01.31.2015 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian woman stabbed and slightly wounded an Israeli civilian before being shot and wounded by Israeli security forces in th...

New Stabbing Attack At West Bank Bus Stop, Teenage Girl Killed

Reuters | Posted 11.10.2014 | World

(Reuters) - Knife-wielding Palestinians killed a woman and wounded three other Israelis, including a soldier, in two separate attacks on Monday, polic...

Bomb Fired From Gaza Kills Israeli Child

AP | Posted 08.22.2014 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza gunmen killed 18 alleged spies for Israel on Friday, including seven who were lined up behind a mosque with bags o...

Relative Claims Israeli Troops Killed Palestinian Boy During West Bank Clash

Reuters | Posted 10.10.2014 | World

JERUSALEM, Aug 10 (Reuters) - Israeli soldiers killed a Palestinian boy during a confrontation with rock-throwing protesters in the occupied West Ba...

Report: More Rockets Fired At Israel From Lebanon

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2014 | World

CAIRO, July 14 (Reuters) - Two rockets were fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel on Monday, Lebanese security sources said, the third such roc...

Obama: US Willing To Negotiate Cease-Fire Between Israelis And Hamas

Posted 07.10.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is telling Israel's leader that the United States is willing to negotiate a cease-fire between Israel and H...

Iron Dome: Israel's Game-Changer

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 07.10.2014 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's "Iron Dome" defense system has emerged as a game-changer in the current round of violence with Hamas militants in the Gaza...

Israel Moves Troops Toward Gaza As Tensions Soar

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 09.02.2014 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military rushed additional forces to its southern border with the Gaza Strip on Thursday, vowing to halt a growing wave ...

From Strength to Strength

Sarri Singer | Posted 09.17.2013 | Impact
Sarri Singer

Ten years ago somebody tried to murder me. Here I am today, celebrating this milestone of survival, watching the hustle and bustle of life going on in the exact spot where I was screaming, bloody and burnt by a terrorist.

Hate Crimes Are Unacceptable

Ron Kronish | Posted 08.19.2013 | Religion
Ron Kronish

The political establishment of Israel may finally be waking up from its deep sleep regarding this disturbing phenomenon of hate crimes which has been going on for the past two years in Israel. But we must ask: are they serious? Or are they just giving lip service to this?

Israeli Students Face Uncertain School Year

Anav Silverman | Posted 10.28.2012 | World
Anav Silverman

For Leora Fima, principal of Madaim Alon Elementary School in Sderot, Israel, the school year began with the typical routine. Students from the first to the sixth grade arrived to school on time, with their new textbooks, only to begin the day with the Color Red rocket warning siren, followed by a rocket explosion.

Army: Rocket Hit Southern Israel Overnight

AP | TIA GOLDENBERG | Posted 08.16.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — Two rockets crashed into open desert areas in southern Israel, the military said Saturday, causing no damage or injuries. It was no...

Anti-African Street Violence Surges In Israel

Reuters | Posted 07.23.2012 | Black Voices

* Netanyahu government hamstrung on border-jumper influx * Jewish state mindful of demographic, Holocaust lessons (Adds Netanyahu c...

Tom Friedman's Skewed Vision of Non-Violence

Ed Koch | Posted 06.10.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

Netanyahu Says Israel's Right And Duty To Build In All Parts Of Jerusalem

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 01.02.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday defended his decision to expand construction in east Jerusalem, saying it was...

Palestinian Attacker Wounds Seven In Tel Aviv

Posted 10.29.2011 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian attacker wounded seven Israelis, one critically, near a Tel Aviv nightclub early Monday, hitting a police checkpoint ...

Diplomacy Not Terrorism: The U.S. Should Vote "Yes" For a Palestinian State

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 10.20.2011 | World
MJ Rosenberg

The Palestinian decision to turn to the UN is not a threat to Israel, it is an opportunity. And Israel cannot afford to miss any more opportunities.

Israel Grapples With A New Kind Of Violence

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEL BARUCH, Israel -- It may surprise you to learn that many Israelis are only now realizing they live in a violent place. And they're freaking out. ...

Report: 40 Jewish Youth Rampage Through Palestinian Neighborhood

The Jerusalem Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Rabbi Yigal Shandrapi, the head of Yeshuat Mordechai Yeshiva, is expected to be brought before the Jerusalem Magistrate's Court on Wednesday for a rem...