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70 Years After the Holocaust, Israel and Germany Celebrate 50 Years of Diplomatic Relations

Today, Israeli President Reuven Rivlin attended a ceremony on Platform 17 of Grunewald Station (Berlin Germany) where tens of thousands of Jews were loaded on rail cars headed for death camps during the Holocaust.   82 more words

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Bibi-sitter hanging on by the skin of his teeth

Apparent Israeli election winner Benjamin Netanyahu has until midnight tonight to cobble together a 61 seat majority in the Knesset before Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has to give somebody else a crack at the job. 752 more words


Netanyahu Has Coalition Proposal For Israel's President

Netanyahu will present his 61-member coalition to President Reuven Rivlin later today, as midnight deadline to reach agreement looms.

Ayelet Shaked.

The Likud agreed on Wednesday to a Bayit Yehudi demand to give the justice portfolio to MK Ayelet Shaked, according to Channel 2. 153 more words

Israel's Netanyahu racing hours ahead deadline to form narrow coalition government

FILE – In this Wednesday, April 22, 2015 file photo, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu leaves the podium after speaking during a Memorial Day ceremony to commemorate the country’s fallen soldiers at Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem. 409 more words

Newshour: Ethiopian Israelis demonstrate

this afternoon (monday 4th), 2.42-2.48pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“The protesters were members of the country’s Ethiopian community who took to the streets of Tel Aviv.

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Good News Friday

It’s hard to be believe another week has already passed, but with Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha’atzmaut in the middle the week felt somewhat shortened. 514 more words

Israel News

After Hail on Passover, What Next?

Hail in April,

in Jerusalem, Israel?

Not only was there a hail storm as the holidays ended,

but this was the scene the next day also. 310 more words