Israel

Report: Mandelblit Claims Netanyahu Endangered Democracy

Former Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s efforts to stay in power had endangered Israeli democracy, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit recently confided to associates, according to a Channel 12 report on Tuesday…

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Spacecom Deal with Hungarian Firm Still in Limbo

The Israeli space program is pursuing its sale to a Hungarian company despite reported opposition from the Defense Ministry. Spacecom Satellite Communications has asked the Ministry of Communications for clarifications…

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Bennett Hesitates on Pricey Plane for PM

Israel’s own version of “Air Force One” is ready for use, but Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has yet to decide whether he will ever board the aircraft ordered by his…

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Comptroller to Review Iran Policy

State Comptroller Matanyahu Englman, whose office normally deals with administrative and financial aspects of government operations, is preparing to weigh in on Israel’s handling of the Iran nuclear issue. “The…

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Saving Lives With Artificial Intelligence

A new technology developed at Tel Aviv University will make it possible, using artificial intelligence, to identify patients who are at risk of serious illness as a result of blood…

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President Herzog Meets With Cypriot President

President Yitzchak Herzog held a diplomatic working meeting with the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, on Tuesday, ahead of the eighth trilateral Israel-Cyprus-Greece summit taking place later…

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Hamas Threatens Esclation in Hostilities

Foreign Minister Yair Lapid will head to Egypt this week for discussions with several top Egyptian officials regarding Palestinians and the Gaza Strip, according to Israeli media reports. The upcoming…

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Netanyahu Asks for Extended Security After Threats

Opposition leader Binyamin Netanyahu has asked for an extension of high-level security, in the light of threats against his family, according to media reports on Monday night. In a letter…

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