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Iran has threatened Israel and its Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying it will destroy Tel Aviv if there is an attack on the Islamic Republic. In a televised speech on Monday, a senior Iranian official said the Israeli city of Tel Aviv would be "leveled to the ground" if Israel were to attack Iran, and ...
20 at the Barzilai hospital in the Israeli coastal city of Ashkelon during an inauguration ceremony for a new emergency room. ... prime minister spent much of Tuesday in the southern Israeli town of Ashkelon, where he inaugurated a fortified emergency room in the hospital that serves most of Israel's south.

They stayed in Israel. God said the land would be blessed, would bloom like a rose. Today they send products out but can't put Israel on their products, only cities. They celebrate 70 years in May. Jerusalem has always been their capitol since the beginning. Jesus loved the city, was beaten, led outside ...
Jerusalem -- Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem, knows a thing or two about taking on assailants. A former Israeli paratrooper with combat experience, he packs a Glock 23 semiautomatic pistol as a civilian. In 2015, after a series of stabbings in the city by Palestinians, Mr. Barkat urged Israelis with ...

Set on a mountain range overlooking the Mediterranean, the city's topography often draws comparisons to San Francisco. One of Israel's main high-tech hubs and home to two universities, Haifa is widely regarded as model of coexistence - a rare example of an Israeli city where Jews and Arabs live ...
Applicants will include NYC-based startups interested in setting up an R&D center in Israel, as well as Israeli startups seeking to establish their market ... Yoav Tzruya, JVP Partner, said, "Our work with Israeli startups which have made their mark in New York City, such as ThetaRay, demonstrates the need ...
Israel says it has successfully tested the country's advanced missile defense system capable of defending against ballistic missile threats outside the atmosphere. The Defense Ministry says Monday's successful mission test of the Arrow-3 interceptor is "a major milestone" in Israel's ability to defend itself ...
Georgia and Israel are discussing the possibility of transferring several Israeli enterprises to Georgia's Black Sea town of Anaklia. ... talking about these topics, the PM paid particular attention to the Anaklia Deep sea Port project that is underway on the shores of the Black Sea city of Anaklia, near Georgia's ...
The attacks was in response to an explosive device going off on the border with Israel and to rocket fire. A rocket fired from the Strip on Saturday hit the roof of a house in an Israeli town after sirens sounded in several communities near the border. Rocket sirens sounded multiple times during the night.
Rex Tillerson's Middle East tour includes Amman, Ankara, Cairo, Kuwait City, and Beirut, but not Jerusalem. That made little sense before the Iranian incursion ... The wreckage of an Israeli jet brought down by Syrian anti-aircraft defenses on fire near Harduf, northern Israel. Feb. 10, 2018Yehunda Pinto/AP.
He also told an Israeli newspaper that he did not believe the Palestinians, and possibly Israel as well, were ready to make peace. President ... Israel claims the whole of the city as its capital but the Palestinians want East Jerusalem, occupied by Israel in the 1967 Middle East war, to be the capital of a future Palestinian State.
Former Israeli ambassador to South Africa Arthur Lenk, current Ambassador Lior Keinan, and Israel's economic attaches to South Africa all made repeated overtures to the relevant bodies to assist with the Cape Town water crisis. scientists were prepared to share their knowledge. Volunteers were ready to ...
Residents of the neighborhood had been scheduled to meet Sunday with members of the city's planning and building committee to discuss their objections to the building of a roof over the section of the Begin Highway that runs between their neighborhood and Givat Ram. The roofing project is part of a ...
"The more we move towards smart cities, in Israel and worldwide, threats increase - whether over information systems or computerized control systems ... The Federation of Local Authorities is setting up a shared, cloud-based smart-city center for Israeli municipal activities such as tax collection, public ...
A delegation from Paphos municipality will leave for Israel on Sunday to participate in a new technologies expo and the town's mayor will also attend a ... The main mission of smart cities is to optimise city functions and push economic growth and improve the general quality of life citizens using smart ...

He didn't consider Netivot or Shlomi either, because "the poor of one's own city come first," and Friedman's city is the settlements. ... Because of it and other settlements like it, the Israeli army "operates" in Nablus as if it owns it, as it did during the past few days, indiscriminately wounding and killing as it ...
Herzliya, Israel -- Thousands of African asylum seekers are protesting an Israeli plan to deport them. ... African migrants demonstrate outside the Embassy of Rwanda in the Israeli city of Herzliya on February 7, 2018, against the Israeli government's policy to forcibly deport African refugees and asylum ...
The city of Jerusalem and Jerusalem Development Authority are advancing a plan to build a promenade in the Mount of Olives connecting the two Jewish residential compounds in the Palestinian A-Tur neighborhood. A proposal for a visitors' center on the Mount of Olives is also being advanced. The Uzia ...
The four million residents of Cape Town will have their water supplies cut off unless the city manages to reduce daily consumption by 20 percent. ... In Israel, a country with its own history of water struggles and triumphs, experts are weighing in on how Israeli innovation and mindset may be able to help ...
Wadie Abunassar, spokesman for the Latin Patriarch in Jerusalem, said the issue of taxing the church institutions is being discussed between Israel and the Vatican. He called on the city to revoke the steps already taken, and urged the Israeli government to "do what is necessary for guaranteeing respect of ...
New Orleans (AP) -- New Orleans' City Council has unanimously rescinded a human rights resolution supported by Palestinian proponents but criticized by others as tied to anti-Semitism. Thursday's vote was met with protests inside the meeting room, where roughly two dozen supporters broke into a ...
New Orleans City Council members withdrew a resolution Thursday (Jan. 25) connected with the boycott, Divest, Sanction movement (BDS) that the Greater New Orleans Jewish Federation called anti-Semitic and anti-Israel. After the vote, the City Council went into recess as protesters in favor of keeping ...
President Donald Trump confirmed a big change to US policy on Israel while speaking with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Davos. ... In his remarks, Trump explicitly said that Jerusalem was the capital of Israel and the US would be moving its embassy in the country to the holy city from Tel ...
11 vote that the resolution was "in accordance with the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, or BDS," a group that wants to punish Israel financially for its 50-year occupation of the West Bank, Palestinian territory it gained from Jordan while defending itself from a simultaneous attack in 1967 by six ...
In the gracious welcome he extended to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence from the Knesset podium on Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu marveled at the fact that there are ... Yates County in New York state does have a living, breathing town of 4,000-plus residents that is named for David's city, too.
The Israeli army put the West Bank city of Nablus and neighboring villages on partial lockdown Wednesday, setting up roadblocks at all entrances and exits ... Regulating [the status of] Havat Gilad and building there is the most painful price Israel can exact to deter terrorists from undertaking the next attack.
According to the Bible, the first siege of Jerusalem occurred in the year 587 BC, when the city and its temple were destroyed by the Babylonian king ... In a video, an exultant Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu publicly thanked Trump for his "historic decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Israeli lawmakers descended Sunday on Beit Shemesh, a city that has come to epitomize the struggle over religious radicalization in the country, accusing municipal leaders of complicity in violating the rights of women there. The accusations were leveled during a fact-finding trip by the Knesset committee ...
Two Israeli soldiers who accidentally entered the West Bank city of Jenin on Monday were attacked by Palestinian residents, the military said. ... Palestinian security, this situation could have ended with a lynching and a serious threat to the safety of the soldiers," an Israel Defense Forces spokesperson said.
The Ashdod municipality toughened its enforcement of Sabbath closure laws on Saturday, levying heavy fines on shops and other businesses that remained open. It was the first time in years that the city had taken such measures and follows the passage last month of a law which gives the interior minister ...
Hebron, January 25, 2018 (WAFA) - Israeli forces on Thursday notified three families in al-Samoo, to the south of Hebron in the occupied West Bank, to halt construction on their homes, according to WAFA correspondent. He said staff from the so-called Israeli civil administration's zoning department ...
Hebron, January 25, 2018 (WAFA) - Israeli forces on Thursday notified three families in al-Samoo, to the south of Hebron in the occupied West Bank, to halt construction on their homes, according to WAFA correspondent. He said staff from the so-called Israeli civil administration's zoning department ...
The Israeli government is planning a series of measures aimed at fully denying Palestinians their legal rights in Jerusalem and precluding any future peace settlement based on sharing the city between Israel and a future Palestinian State. One of the most aggressive measures to date is a bill that was ...
And the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, too, builds up a longer-term pressure, one that periodically threatens to burst out in episodes of violence. With President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital roiling the West Bank and Gaza, the city was braced for its most serious flare-up in months, if not ...
The most often-cited text is 2 Chronicles 6:5-6, wherein King Solomon quotes God as saying, "Since the day that I brought my people out of the land of Egypt, I chose no city in all the tribes of Israel in which to build a house, that my name might be there, and I chose no man as prince over my people Israel; ...
It ordered the Beit Shemesh municipality to remove the signs, which the justices said exclude women from the public sphere, by December 18. "There will be no exclusion of women in any city in Israel," the court's ruling said. It also said police will accompany city inspectors in the removal of signs and there ...
Most other countries don't recognize the city as Israel's capital because it's disputed territory, and the Palestinians hope to one day use part of the city for a capital of their own state. Those disputes and divisions also mean that Jerusalem's economy is something of a tale of two cities, with very different ...
In a statement, she reiterated the bloc's position that Jerusalem should be a future capital of two states, Israeli and Palestinian, and that embassies should not be moved there until the city's final status was resolved. She cited a 1980 United Nations Security Council resolution that condemned Israel's ...
This does not mean the U.S. is taking a position on contested issues about the boundaries of Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem. And that would be determined ... ESTRIN: Well, no country has its embassy in Jerusalem because Israel and the Palestinians both have claims to this city. This is probably the most ...
It ordered the city to pay 10,000 shekels ($2,860) a day in fines until all the signs were removed. Abutbul tried to get the High Court to overturn this decision but failed, with the justices declaring on Monday, as they read their ruling, that the exclusion of women will not be tolerated in any city in Israel.
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration is considering moving the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem ahead of a legislative deadline this week, a move that would carry serious national security implications and block any genuine revival of an Arab-Israeli peace plan. Greenlighting such ...
"I commend the committee's recommendations to create a new city in the Samaria, the heart of Israel. A city in the center of the country which will act as a housing solution for young couples," said Edelstein, adding that "The location in Samaria makes the move all the more important, as it will serve to ...
In a startling demonstration of support for Palestinian human rights from Capitol Hill, 10 Democratic senators wrote a letter to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday urging him to halt the impending demolition of two Palestinian and Bedouin towns. Israel has been actively planning the ...
Following the capture and later annexation of the eastern side of Jerusalem by Israeli troops during the six-day war in 1967, Israel has claimed it as its united capital. Most international opinion, however, has declined to recognise that assertion, while Palestinians claim the Israeli-occupied east of the city as ...
In order for a town (considered a local authority) to become a city, it needs to have at least 20,000 residents. There are currently several cities in Yehudah and Shomron, including Ariel, Maale Adumim, Beitar Illit, and the largest, Modi'in Illit (Kiryat Sefer). The still-unnamed entity would be the fifth city in the ...
... notes that erecting an entire new neighborhood would cost billions of shekels and increase the density of the city's existing neighborhoods via urban renewal. Irron expects the new neighborhood to have the same effect that other new neighborhoods have had on older Israeli cities: It will draw a wealthier ...
Israeli occupation authorities are planning to set up new large settlement city on the western borders of the occupied West Bank, Israeli media reports reported on Wednesday. According to Quds Press, the Israeli news website 0404 revealed that a special committee was assigned by the Israeli interior ...
More than half of the world's population now lives in cities, but many people ... places of haves and have-nots, with the right to the city relentlessly eroded. ... forced on to the streets by the tech boom, and the dislocated town of Abu .... in a form of political limbo, suspended between Israel and the West Bank.


 

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