Israel

Toddler with Measles in Critical Condition

A 16-month-old child suffering from life-threatening complications from measles was taken to a hospital in northern Israel on Wednesday. The toddler was reportedly in critical condition at the Emek Medical…

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Water Price Rise Higher Than Expected

Israelis were hit with yet another in a string of increases in the cost of living on Wednesday, as they learned of a 4.5 percent hike in the price of…

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Ofra Terrorist Killed in Shootout Near Ramallah

  One of the terrorists believed to have been involved in the Ofra attack earlier this week was killed on Wednesday night in a gun battle with IDF special forces…

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Likud Minister Collapses With Chest Pains in Knesset

Communications Minister Ayoob Kara (Likud) collapsed at the entrance to the Knesset plenum, complaining of chest pains, on Wednesday afternoon. Kara received emergency medical treatment at the scene before being…

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Hezbollah Tunnels Discussed in Moscow Meeting

An Israeli military delegation has met with Russian defense officials in Moscow and discussed the situation in Syria. The military’s statement on Wednesday says Israeli officers briefed Russian officials on…

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Amiad Yisroel Ish Ron Hy”d, Succumbs to Wounds From Ofra Attack

The baby, named Amiad Yisroel, who was born prematurely following the Ofra terror attack, died on Wednesday evening, it was announced at Shaarei Tzedek Medical Center in Yerushalayim. “With great…

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Controversial Haifa Deputy Minister Steps Down

A newly appointed deputy mayor for the city of Haifa stepped down Wednesday, in the wake of outrage over his statements supporting terror groups Hezbollah and Hamas and his support…

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Knesset to Vote on ‘Gideon Sa’ar Law’

The Knesset is set to vote Wednesday on the first reading of the so-called “Gideon Sa’ar Law,” which would limit the President’s leeway to impact the formation of a government.…

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Police Shut Down Terrorist Activity in Yerushalayim

Police early Wednesday arrested 12 people in Arab neighborhoods of Yerushalayim. The arrests were made in advance of Democratic Front Day, a day dedicated to activities by the terror group…

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Top IDF Official: Army Not Ready for War

IDF Ombudsman General Yitzchak Brik has once again warned that the IDF, in his opinion, is unprepared for the challenges it faces. Brik spoke Wednesday before the Knesset Oversight Committee,…

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Italy’s Salvini Swings at EU, Ducks Embassy Question

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini landed in Israel on Tuesday, and promptly helicoptered to the northern border where he defended Israel’s right to defend itself. Referring to the Hezbollah…

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