Israeli forces ‘likely responsible’ for death of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, U.S. says

Israeli forces are “likely responsible” for the death of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, though an examination of the bullet that killed her was “inconclusive,” the U.S. State Department said Monday.Source Link:... Read more »

Ben & Jerry's sells interest in Israel

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream parent company Unilever has sold its business interest in Israel to its distributor there in an effort to address its brand in connection with the country and... Read more »

Israeli Knesset dissolves, sets 5th national elections in 4 years

Israel’s parliament on Thursday voted to dissolve and set new elections for November, which will be country’s the fifth in less than four years, after an unsuccessful period with an experimental coalition... Read more »

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett announces he will not run in upcoming election

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett announced Wednesday he will not run in the nation’s upcoming elections, its fifth vote in three years.Source Link: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2022/06/29/Israeli-Prime-Minister-Naftali-Bennett-will-not-run-election/8721656536822/ Read more »

Israel broadens access to abortions in wake of Roe vs. Wade ruling

Israeli Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz on Monday announced a series of reforms broadening access to abortion in the country.Source Link: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2022/06/27/Israel-broadens-access-abortions/7041656364280/ Read more »

Ancient Israeli mosaic returns home after years touring the world

An ancient mosaic discovered in Israel more than 25 years ago, is now back in that country and went on display Monday after years spent touring prestigious museums around the world.Source Link:... Read more »

Lebanon, Israel at a crossroads for gas wealth prospects

Europe’s growing need for gas caused by Russia’s war on Ukraine is increasing interest in speeding exploration of gas fields in the Mediterranean Sea — and pushing Lebanon and Israel to settle... Read more »

U.N. Human Rights office says journalist killed by Israeli defense forces

The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights said Friday that journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was killed by shots fired by Israeli Security Forces and not by indiscriminate Palestinian... Read more »

Israeli leaders to call for dissolution of Knesset, new elections

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Alternate Prime Minister Yair Lapid decided Monday to dissolve the Knesset and call for new elections, endangering Lapid’s turn at the top position.Source Link: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2022/06/20/Bennett-Lapid-Knesset-dissolution-Netanyahu/6531655746138/ Read more »

IDF strikes Gaza in response to rocket fire toward Israel overnight

Israel Defense Forces struck targets in the Gaza Strip on Saturday response to what they said were the first Hamas rockets fired from Gaza toward Israel since April.Source Link: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2022/06/18/defense-forces-strike-gaza-response-first-rocket-fire-from-gaza-towards-israel-since-april/3281655568438/ Read more »