Rivlin stresses importance of Israel-Russia ties in face of ISIS, Iran threats

President Reuven Rivlin lands in Moscow, Russia, March 15, 2016. (photo credit:Mark Neiman/GPO) JPost By: JPost Staff, Arik Bender, Maariv Hashavua   Israeli president makes remarks upon arrival in Moscow on official visit to Russia.   As Russia plans to begin withdrawing its forces from the conflict in Syria, President Reuven Rivlin stressed Tuesday that

Hundreds march on bloody West Bank route, demanding more deterrence

YNetNews By: Omri Efraim   Protesters march along Route 60, demanding security forces close roads for Palestinian movement during and after terror attacks.   Hundreds of Israelis, led by settler leaders, participated in a protest march along Route 60 in the West Bank on Tuesday, demanding to close the roads in the area

Russia seeks to reassure Israel over Syria pullout plan

Russian planes pulling out of Syria YNetNews By: Reuters   While Moscow's deputy ambassador stresses his country will 'do everything so that Israel's national security interests are not harmed in the process,' IDF chief notes ramifications of Russian move aren't clear yet.   A Russian diplomat sought to reassure Israel on Tuesday that its