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Former Israeli President Shimon Peres 'Critical But Stable' After Stroke

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 09.14.2016 | World

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Former Israeli President Shimon Peres remains in a “critical but stable” condition in hospital following a massive stroke, h...

Israel's Arab Minority Integrating Politically, Economically

Anav Silverman | Posted 05.30.2015 | World
Anav Silverman

A little over 20 percent Israel's eight million citizens are Arabs. According to the Israeli Democracy Index, a public opinion survey project conducted by the Israeli Democratic Institute and the Guttman Center for Surveys found last year that 65 percent of Israeli-Arabs are proud to be Israeli.

Remembering the Short Life of Adele Biton

Anav Silverman | Posted 04.27.2015 | World
Anav Silverman

On Monday evening, February 23, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin paid a condolence visit to the parents of Adele Biton, 4, the toddler who was critically injured by a Palestinian rock attack on her family's car two years ago, and passed away last week from respiratory complications from a lung infection.

Israeli Parliament Sworn In, President Calls For Peace

The Huffington Post | Catherine Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The 18th Knesset was sworn in today in Israel as Benjamin Netanyahu continues to try to form a coalition government. Israeli President Shimon Peres o...