Israel regrets Hamas provoking new Gaza war

“It is unfortunate that Hamas continues to rain down dozens of rockets on Israeli civilians intentionally, while using [their own] civilians as human shields. These are the words of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. In the shadow of NATO intervention in Libya, the Hamas is escalating the rocket attacks on Israel. Yesterday a Grand rocket… Read More Israel regrets Hamas provoking new Gaza war

Israel hands Russia ownership of Jerusalem site

President of Russia: Dmitry Medvedev JERUSALEM – Israel is handing back ownership of a czarist-era landmark in the heart of Jerusalem to Russia, defusing a long-simmering dispute between the two countries right before Israel’s leader visits Moscow. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office has not disclosed the agenda for Thursday’s visit but he is expected to… Read More Israel hands Russia ownership of Jerusalem site

Former Israeli president gets 7 years in prison

Former President ‪‪Moshe Katsav‬‬ gets seven years imprisonment for for rape and obstruction of justice. TA District Court sentences former President Moshe Katsav to seven years in prison and two years of probation for rape, indecent acts, sexual harassment and obstruction of justice. ‬‬ ‪‪Defendant also ordered to pay compensation to two complainants. ‘The court… Read More Former Israeli president gets 7 years in prison