200 former senior security officials present plan to end impasse

Security fence (Photo: Gettyimages) YnetNews By: Associated Press, Ynetnews   IDF generals and Mossad, Shin Bet, and police equivalents call for freeze on settlement building, acceptance of the Arab Peace Initiative, and recognition that East Jerusalem should be a part of a future Palestinian state; the former security officials also urge the completion

Did Israel take advantage of Middle East mayhem to take out Hezbollah leader?

HEZBOLLAH MEMBERS carry the coffin of Adnan Siblini on Tuesday, who was killed in the Qalamoun region, during his funeral in al-Ghaziyeh.. (photo credit:REUTERS) JPost By: Ariel Ben Solomon   Hezbollah is not prepared for a major response that might lead to war, expert tells Post. It remains uncertain who killed the top Hezbollah

COGAT: Hamas, ISIS cooperating

Yoav Mordechai (Photo: Chaim Tsach, GPO) YNetNews By: YNetNews A senior Israeli general, speaking with an Arab news site, explained that ISIS militants are receiving treatment in Gaza's hospitals in exchange for weapons and money; Hamas and ISIS are also participating in joint military exercises.   Coordinator of Government Activity in the Territories Maj.

Hezbollah blames insurgent shelling for death of top commander in Syria

Badreddine's funeral Friday (Photo: AP) YNetNews By: Roi Kais & Reuters   Despite some newspapers initially blaming Israel for Badreddine's death, the Lebanese terrorist organization has declared the assassination to be the work of 'criminal gangs;' Hezbollah clarifies that fight is against 'American-Zionist project'   Lebanese Shi'ite Muslim militant group Hezbollah said on Saturday to

After UN snub, terror victim’s husband speaks out

Natan Meir and his daughter with Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Dannon YNetNews By: Elisha Ben Kimon Natan Meir writes strongly worded letter to Ban Ki Moon decrying lack of humanity at the Security Council after being ignored by every UN Security Council representative.   Natan Meir, who lost his wife Dafna Meir in

Trial of Hebron soldier who shot neutralized terrorist begins

Sergeant Elor Azaria (Photo: Shaul Golan) YNetNews By: Ynetnews Sergeant Elor Azaria, charged with manslaughter for the shooting which occurred last March, is tried at Jaffa Military Court; Court suggests both sides engage in mediation.   The trial of Sergeant Elor Azaria, the Kfir Brigade soldier who shot dead an already-neutralized terrorist in Hebron last

Israeli Labor MK calls on UK’s Corbyn to resign amid anti-Semitism scandal

Corbyn and Shmuli. (photo credit:REUTERS) JPost By: JPost.com Staff   UK's Labor party secretly suspends an additional 50 members for anti-Semitic rhetoric, 'The Telegraph' reports.   Israeli Labor party MK Itzik Shmuli on Tuesday called on the leader of his UK sister party Jeremy Corbyn to resign amid reports that the party secretly suspended an

’50 UK Labour MPs secretly suspended over last 2 months’

UK Labour chairman Jeremy Corbyn YNetNews By: YNetNews   British daily The Telegraph reports that they were suspended due to racist and anti-Semitic statements; Labour chairman Jeremy Corbyn admits for the 1st time that there is a problem within the party.   Fifty members of the British Labour Party were secretly suspended

Israel to reopen second crossing for trucks into Gaza

Trucks on route 232 carrying goods into Gaza, and carrying goods exported from Gaza to Israel (Photo: Roee Idan) YNetNews By: Reuters   As stipulated in the Israel-Hamas ceasefire, Israel will open Erez crossing to goods going in an out of Gaza.   Israel plans to reopen a second border point for commercial traffic