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Hamas Tunnels: Hashem Sees What We Don't

Article by Lazer Brody | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

We've been intending to write about the Hamas attack tunnels that reach deep inside Israeli territory for several weeks now, but there are many stories b...

   
 

Chile, Peru Recall Ambassadors In Israel

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

South America -  The foreign ministries of Chile and Peru today have recalled their ambassadors in Tel Aviv to protest Israel’s operations the Gaza...

   
 

Congress Tries To Seal $225m Israel Aid Package

Article by Bradley Klapper, Donna Cassata... | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

In bipartisan effort, Democratic and Republican lawmakers scramble to secure additional funding for Iron Dome  WASHINGTON — Democratic and Republica...

   
 

Israel @ War - Day 23 - Live Blog - UPDATED as 6:45 US/...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

We are liveblogging events as they unfold through Wednesday, the 23rd day of Operation Protective Edge. After another day of heavy Israeli strikes on Gaza, an...

   
 

Israel's Dilemma: Topple Hamas, Or Again Come To T...

Article by Elhanan Miller | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

As Palestinians prepare to negotiate ceasefire in Cairo, Jerusalem still hasn’t decided whether to oust Hamas or seek a new set of understandings As a ...

   
 

Israel, US Deny Veracity of Transcript Of 'Hostile...

Article by Raphael Ahren | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Senior American and Israeli officials swiftly and adamantly denied the veracity of a purported transcript of the phone conversation between US President Barac...

   
 

What Really Happend at the Gazan UN School

Article by Sheera Frenkel | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Everyone agrees that 16 people died in an attack on a U.N. school in Gaza last week. Everything else — from how it happened to who is responsible — ...

   
 

Israel @ War - Day 22- Live Blog - UPDATED as 5:17 PM U...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

We are liveblogging events as they unfold through Tuesday, the 22nd day of Operation Protective Edge. Four Israeli soldiers, H'ud, were killed and se...

   
 

Israeli Official To Obama: 'Leave Us Alone'

Article by AP | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — A top Israeli official wants President Barack Obama to stop meddling with the Jewish state during its conflict with Hamas in Gaza. Speakin...

   
 

Netanyahu Rejects PMO-POTUS Call Transcript

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

The Prime Minister’s Office says in a statement that the Channel 1 report is false, using precisely the same words as the White House. “We have se...

   
 

Colonel Ofer Winter's Inspiring Letter, Translated...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Rav Moshe Weinberger was in Woodmere for Shabbos and, among other things, he read the widely circulated letter by Colonel Ofer Winter, which inspired and gave m...

   
 

White House Says PM-POTUS Transcript Doesn't '...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

The White House’s National Security Council tweets that the Channel 1 transcript of a phone conversation between President Barack Obama and Prime Minist...

   
 

Leaders' Chat Leak A 'Severe Violation Of A P...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

According to BBC reporter Paul Danahar, the State Department says that if President Barack Obama’s conversation with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu w...

   
 

Leaked Phone Call: Obama Reportedly Told Netanyahu To H...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Hebrew transcript of Obama and Netanyahu’s phone call Israel’s Channel 1 publishes a Hebrew transcript of a portion of Prime Minister Benjamin Ne...

   
 

Hillary: Gaza's Small Size Justification for Hamas...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told Fusion TV's Jorge Ramos that part of the reason Hamas hides rockets in schools and civilian areas is "Gaza i...

   
 

B'Chasdei HaShem No Injuries Or Damage In Rocket B...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

No injuries or damage are reported in the latest rocket barrage fired toward Jerusalem, after one rocket fell just south of the city. ...

   
 

Continuing to Study Torah is 'Part of the Battle&#...

Article by Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

23rd annual Bible seminars in Gush Etzion take on added meaning as part of 'spiritual battle' against Hamas. This week saw the 23rd annual Yemei...

   
 

Why Netanyahu Doesn't Want To Go 'All The Way...

Article by David Horovitz | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Op-ed: The PM is clear-eyed about the danger Hamas poses to Israel. So why, despite considerable pressure, is he manifestly disinclined to order a full-scale ...

   
 

Kerry Shrugs Off Israeli Criticism

Article by Matthew Lee, AP | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON   — Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday widespread criticism of his efforts to win a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas don'...

   
 

Hamas Denies Signing Up to 'Unilateral Ceasefire&#...

Article by Dalit Halevi and Ari Soffer | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Hamas spokesperson says claims by senior PLO official of 24-hour ceasefire are false. Hamas has rejected claims by Secretary General of the Palestine Lib...

   
 

Pull Out Troops Or Give Army New Mission, IDF Officer S...

Article by Stuart Winer | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Senior military official says army has achieved stated goal of destroying Hamas’s ability to use attack tunnels After three weeks of fighting in Gaza, t...

   
 

Five Terrorists Killed After Emerging from 'Terror...

Article by Talia Blatman | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Terror attack thwarted as IDF Givati Brigade soldiers identify and kill five terrorists exiting Gaza tunnel; weapons and explosives seized. Givati Brigade sol...

   
 

Chareidi MKs Condemn Attack on IDF Soldier in Beit Shem...

Article by Tova Dvorin, Haim Lev | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Reservist returning home physically, verbally abused; MKs vow to treat incident 'like an act of terror.' Hareidi extremists attacked a reserve soldie...

   
 

Gaza's Sole Power Plant Said Down After Israeli At...

Article by AFP, TOI Staff | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Palestinian rocket fire had previously damaged lines supplying Israeli electricity into the Strip The only power plant supplying electricity to the Gaza Strip...

   
 

Poll: 90% Of Israeli Jews Believe Gaza Operation Is Jus...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

A new survey by the IDI shows that most Israeli Jews predict further fighting with Hamas, do not expect long-term quiet. An overwhelming number of Israeli Jew...

   
 

Fallen IDF Soldiers, H'yd, in Operation Protective...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

To date, 53 soldiers, H'yd, been killed in action during Operation Protective Edge. The operation, which began on July 8, is ongoing at time of writi...

   
 

Ismail Haniyeh's House Was Bombed

Article by Rachel Avraham | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

The Israeli Air Force sent a personal message to senior level Hamas leaders in Gaza and attacked the home of Ismail Haniyeh. No injuries were reported from ...

   
 

In This Sad War Story, Israel Is In The Right

Article by Ari Shavit | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Those who are even slightly forgiving of Hamas are cooperating with a fanatically religious tyrannical dictator. Hamas are Palestinian neo-Nazis. When the fi...

   
 

Yeshivas Cancel Bein HaZmanim Summer Vacation

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Several major ultra-Orthodox movements cancel the “Ben Hazmanim” summer break for yeshiva students because of the ongoing fighting in Gaza, Chared...

   
 

IDF Reservist In Uniform Attacked By Charedi Extremists...

Article by Jeremy Sharon | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Extremists smashed the windows of the officer's car and verbally abused him; Charedi politicians were quick to condemn the incident. Charedim stand on a...

   
 

Pelosi: Qataris Have Told Me 'Hamas Is a Humanitar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) says the United States must look to Qatar, an ally of the terrorist group Hamas, for advice in resolving the Pa...

   
 

Watch: IDF Paratroopers Expose Hamas Tunnel and Weapon...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

On July 27, IDF paratroopers discovered another Hamas tunnel in the Gaza Strip. Since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge, IDF forces have exposed more...

   
 

Hamas Uses Hospitals and Ambulances for Military Purpos...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

One of the fundamental aims of the laws of armed conflict is the protection of hospitals, ambulances, and medics from attack. International law grants this gr...

   
 

Soldiers' Deaths Evokes Memories Of 2006 Lebanon W...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Mortar attack on Eshkol that killed four IDF soldiers bears painful resemblance to attack of deadly rocket barrage that claimed lives of 12 reservists in 2006...

   
 

10 IDF Soldiers Fall In Battle, No Cease-Fire In Sight

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

IDF death toll rises to 53 • Five IDF soldiers killed by Hamas terrorists who infiltrated into Israel through tunnel near Nahal Oz • Four soldiers k...

   
 

The Only Thing You Need to Know About the Middle East C...

Article by Steven Frank | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

The unwritten rule in today’s media is that any commentary on the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians must be balanced and “nuanced.&rdqu...

   
 

His Gemilus Chesed Knows No Bounds

Article by Shalom Baer | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Rami Levi quietly helping the families of the fallen Without almost anyone noticing, supermarket magnate Rami Levy has been quietly unloading truckloads of fo...

   
 

Without Understanding Arab/Muslim Honor, You Cannot Und...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Ma'an reports that Hamas politburo leader Khaled Meshal was interviewed by Charlie Rose: Asked by veteran interviewer Charlie Rose whether he could forese...

   
 

The Berditchiver in Gaza

Article by Rabbi Yitzchak Adlerstein | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

I cannot reveal my source. All I can say is that it happened as he patrolled late at night in a Beit Hanoun street abandoned by its residents, walking a few p...

   
 

Gaza Terrorists Fire Rocket Salvo Towards South and Cen...

Article by Elad Benari | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Sirens heard in Eshkol, Ashdod and Tel Aviv. Iron Dome intercepts three rockets. Gaza terrorists interrupted the sleep of residents in southern and central Is...

   
 

Israeli Inhabitants Of Areas Around Gaza Flee Embattled...

Article by Sam Sokol | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Communities along border have had half their total population move due to the war, Eshkol Regional Council spokeswoman tells the 'Post.' Rosie We...

   
 

Cruz Ends Hold on Nominees Over FAA Flight Ban

Article by AP | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is no longer blocking confirmation of a series of ambassadorial and other diplomatic nominees over the Federal Aviation Administratio...

   
 

Israel Unexpectedly Cuts Interest Rates To Contain Econ...

Article by Steven Scheer | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

* Central bank says Gaza conflict will harm economy   * Strong shekel also hurting exports * Very low inflation enables rate cut (Adds analysts...

   
 

Thousands Attend New York Pro-Israel Rally

Article by JTA/TOI Staff | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Israels UN envoy Prosor says he hopes sane voices will penetrate the nearby United Nations NEW YORK — Members of Congress and thousands of Israel suppor...

   
 

Gantz to Residents of Gaza: Stay Away from Hamas (Video...

Article by Elad Benari | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Chief of Staff asks residents of Gaza to stay away from areas in which Hamas operates, so they are not harmed by the IDF’s operations. IDF Chief of Staf...

   
 

Susan Rice Launches Staunch Defence Of Israel Despite &...

Article by Paul Lewis | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

US national security adviser makes no criticism of Israel's operation, but stands by John Kerry efforts to broker a ceasefire The senior White House adv...

   
 

The United States Lowers Israel's Diplomatic Shiel...

Article by Colum Lynch | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Despite a history of rocky relations between U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Obama administration could largely...

   
 

Terrorists Attempt To Infiltrate Kibbutz Via Tunnel

Article by Yifa Yaakov, AFP | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

At least one Gazan was killed in a firefight with Israeli troops after a group of terrorists attempted to tunnel from the Strip into Kibbutz Nahal Oz Monday a...

   
 

The Four IDF Soldiers Killed In Mortar Fire On Eshkol

Article by Itay Blumenthal, Yoav Zitun | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Rocket fire at Israel resumes with vigor after unofficial ceasefire between Israel and Hamas ends. Four IDF soldiers were killed, while at least six other peo...

   
 

So Many Miracles

Article by Naomi Ragen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

"Eretz Asher Hashem Elokecha Doresh Osa; Tamid Einei Hashem Elokecha Bah, Mereishis Hashana v'Ad Acharis Shana" (Devarim 11,12) The soldiers in Gaza are s...

   
 

Israel @ War - Day 21- Live Blog - UPDATED as 5:07 PM ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

We are liveblogging events as they unfold through Monday, the 21th day of Operation Protective Edge. President Obama called Prime Minister Netanyahu late Sund...

   
 

Tzohar Rabbanim Add English Track At Annual Conference ...

Article by BJLife/Sharon Altshul | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - July 28 - The Israeli Rabbinical Organization Tzohar, led by Rav David Stav, held its second annual conference in the Jerusalem In...

   
 

PM Netanyahu's Statement at the Defense Ministry i...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this evening (Monday, 28 July 2014), at the Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv, issued the following statement: "First, I would li...

   
 

IDF: Terrorists' Rockets Hit Gaza Hospital, Refuge...

Article by AFP, Yifa Yaakov | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Palestinians report seven killed in missile strikes on building in medical compound Gazan rockets and not Israeli missiles on Monday afternoon hit a play...

   
 

Experts Baffled by Kerry's Turn Against U.S. Allie...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

The Wall Street Journal reported today (via Google) that the inability of John Kerry to arrange a ceasefire by engaging Qatar and Turkey despite “I...

   
 

BDE: Five Soldiers Killed in and Near Gaza

Article by Gil Ronen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Four soldiers were killed by a mortar shell near the border. Another was killed in action inside Gaza. Five soldiers were killed Monday in and near the Gaza St...

   
 

IDF Begins Shelling All Along Northeastern Gaza as Camp...

Article by Gil Ronen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Campaign in Gaza widening to new areas, including Shejaiya, Zeitun, Jabaliya, after Hamas mounts deadly offensive. IDF artillery began shelling targets all alo...

   
 

Netanyahu: Prepare for Long Campaign

Article by Gil Ronen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

'We knew that we would have difficult days,' says prime minister. 'This is a hard and painful day.' Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu addr...

   
 

New Sensor Aims To Distance Soldiers, Hamas Bombs

Article by Andrew Tobin | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli-developed bomb sensor is up to 1,000 times as sensitive as army’s detector dogs in Gaza, inventors say Israeli researchers have developed a nan...

   
 

Gazan Hospital and Refugee Camp Struck by Failed Gaza A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Following ten days of Hamas attacks against Israel and after repeated rejections of offers to deescalate the situation, the IDF has started a new phase of Opera...

   
 

US Fuming Over Israeli Criticism of Kerry

Article by Matthew Lee, Julie Pace AP | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Obama administration officials were fuming Monday over a torrent of Israeli criticism of Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fir...

   
 

Palestinian Gunmen Infiltrate Israeli Village Near Gaza...

Article by Dan Williams, Reuters | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM, July 28  - Palestinian gunmen slipped into Israel from the Gaza Strip on Monday and penetrated a village near the border before being repelle...

   
 

Hamas Threatening Journalists In Gaza Who Expose Abuse ...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Reporters are bullied, have equipment confiscated, barred from sensitive sites… but they don’t report it. ‘They’re too scared,’...

   
 

Has The US Really Forsaken Egypt And Israel To Join For...

Article by BJLife BJLife | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Kerry’s mistakes strengthen Hamas’s resolve Despite the tendency to criticize US Secretary of State John Kerry’s efforts, credit should...

   
 

4 Killed, At Least 6 Wounded After Mortar Fire On Eshko...

Article by Itay Blumenthal, Yoav Zitun | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Unofficial truce between Hamas, Israel ends in the afternoon after four rockets launched at Hof Ashkelon. Initial reports are indicating that a few people wer...

   
 

Former Baltimorean Avi Schamroth Serves in the IDF With...

Article by United With Israel/Atara Beck | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

“It is our duty to protect those we know, we don’t know, we love and we don’t love. We do it with pride, honor and all our power.” &nd...

   
 

There Is G-D!!!

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

A true and amazing story told by Ohad Shaked: I received a phone call on Sunday from “A,” one of the Iron Dome commanders who was a student of min...

   
 

To the Students for Justice in Palestine, a Letter From...

Article by Chloe Valdary | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’ The student organization Students for Justice in Pale...

   
 

Watch: Israel Under Fire (Video)

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

We made this video to show and promote the strength that Israel has while under fire from rockets coming from Hamas. We figured a little cynical humor could ...

   
 

10 Photos of the Peaceful Warriors of the Israel Defens...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

I know many soldiers in the IDF who pray for peace and do not want war. Sometimes it’s hard to see that through all the reports of the bombs a...

   
 

'Freedom Flotilla II' set to sail for Gaza f...

Article by Ariel Ben Solomon, Herb Keinon | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Media report says activists – the same behind 2010’s ‘Mavi Marmara’ – scheduled to take off with Turkish military protection. M...

   
 

Expelled Jews Hold Deeds On Arab Lands

Article by Etgar Lefkovits | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

"Forgotten refugees" own over 100,000 sq. km.; group wants to spotlight issue as part of peace deal. Photo: Courtesy The government needs to bring up the is...

   
 

Rabbis: Soldiers May Eat Meat During 'Nine Days�...

Article by Moshe Cohen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Soldiers need their strength, and fighting terrorists to save Jewish lives trumps the custom not to eat meat this week, IDF Rabbis said. Soldiers in Gaza coul...

   
 

Two Weeks of Shallow, Facile Moral Equivalency in The N...

Article by Jerold S. Auerbach | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

The story of the war between Israel and Hamas is a story with only one side. And Israel is always wrong. New York Times’ fronts from July 11 and July 17...

   
 

Despite Cease-Fire Talk, Rockets Continue Falling

Article by Moshe Cohen | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Hamas said Monday that it expects Egypt to adjust cease-fire proposals to favor its demands. Meanwhile, it kept up rocket fire at Israel. As pressure from the...

   
 

21 Ways To Help Israel

Article by Naomi Feinmesser | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

21 ways to help Israel Israel is at war, and over the last few weeks, I have received requests from across the Globe from friends, family, friends of friends...

   
 

Cyber Attacks On Israel Increase, Security Services Fig...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

A massive attack was launched Sunday night on Israeli internet infrastructure While daily cyber attacks on Israeli internet infrastructure continue, the Shin ...

   
 

Yet Another Mi K'Amcha Yisrael Moment

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

The father of a Chayal (soldier) who is now in Gaza told how his son was informed on Friday that his unit will not be going home for Shabbos, which was a prob...

   
 

Hamas Used Child Labor In Tunnel Building

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

2012 report published by Institute of Palestine Studies alleged 160 children died in construction of tunnels As the extensive ground phase of Operation Protec...

   
 

Hamas Used Ceasefire to Execute 25 Gazans Accused of Tr...

Article by Joshua Levitt | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Hamas militants killed at least 25 Gazan civilians suspected of collaborating with Israel, World Net Daily reported, citing sources close to Hamas and...

   
 

When Numbers In Gaza Masquerade As Fact

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Many of the Palestinian death toll figures quoted by the UN and others ‘are not worth the paper they’re written on,’ researcher says Figure...

   
 

8 Palestinians Killed In West Bank Riots Over Weekend (...

Article by Itsik Saban, Daniel Siryoti an... | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

More than 1,000 rioters arrested and some 200 indicted • Israel Police worry riots may spill over into Israeli cities • Border police officer wounde...

   
 

If Hamas Had Better Arms

Article by Sherri Mandell | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Last week, Hamas fighters entered a tunnel they had dug many meters underground, emerging next to a small yishuv on the border with Gaza, Netiv ha Asara. They...

   
 

Max's Mission

Article by Sara Yoheved Rigler | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

The short life and heroic death of Max Steinberg. All my assumptions were false. I assumed that since Max Steinberg, who had been killed in action in Gaza ...

   
 

Some Concrete Facts About Hamas

Article by Leil Leibovitz | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels Israeli troops entering Gaza last week have so far uncovered 18 tunn...

   
 

Watch: Defense Minister Takes a Break for a Spiritual B...

Article by Yoni Kempinski | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Amid the operation in Gaza, Defense Minister took time to write the first letter in a new Torah scroll dedicated to IDF soldiers. Defense Minister Moshe Ya&rs...

   
 

Israel Acknowledges Mortar Shell Hit UN School

Article by Yousur Alhlou | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

JERUSALEM — Israel acknowledged Sunday that troops fired a mortar shell that hit the courtyard of a U.N. school in Gaza last week, but said aerial foota...

   
 

Eight IDF Soldiers Killed In Action Laid To Rest (Photo...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem - Eight IDF soldiers killed in Gaza fighting since Friday were buried on Sunday. Staff-Sgt. Amit Yeori was buried at 3 p.m. at the Mount Herzl milita...

   
 

Sydney Jewish Leader Resigns Government Post Over Gaza ...

Article by JTA | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Vic Alhadeff steps down after email he sent accusing Hamas of war crimes triggers outrage among Arab, Muslim groups  SYDNEY, Australia — A senior Je...

   
 

How the Media Is Helping Hamas

Article by Bassam Tawil | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

"We know that Hamas uses human shields. But why would you report this when you are sitting in the middle of the Gaza Strip, surrounded by Hamas gunmen?" &md...

   
 

'Pro-Palestinian' Debater On JetBlue Flight W...

Article by Susan Edelman | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

It was billed as a fiery exchange between a Jew and a Palestinian that prompted JetBlue to boot Dr. Lisa Rosenberg, a Queens gynecologist, from a flight on Ju...

   
 

Obama Calls and Demands An Immediate, Unconditional Cea...

Article by Yitzhak Benhorin, Attila Somfa... | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Senior US official calls reports of Kerry truce draft, that imply secretary of state betrayed Israel, 'inaccurate and insulting.' US President Bara...

   
 

Israel @ War - Day 20- Live Blog - UPDATED as 5:14 PM U...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

We are liveblogging events as they unfold through Sunday, the 20th day of Operation Protective Edge. US Secretary of State John Kerry headed back home after I...

   
 

Intelligence Is Good 'But We Won't Find Them ...

Article by Mitch Ginsburg | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Hamas will restart tunneling as soon as we leave, IDF officer says Intelligence is good ‘but we won’t find them all,’ warns ex-commander of e...

   
 

Dust In My Teeth - A Photoblog of Our Gaza Visit Today

Article by Rivka Lambert Adler | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

 In this map, the pinkish area is northern Gaza. That will give you some idea where I was today. Not in Gaza, but in three places just outside of Gaza ...

   
 

Watch: IDF Field Hospital for Gazans (Video)

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

The IDF has set up a field hospital for injured and sick Gazans, at the Erez Junction along the Gaza border. Hamas has of course told the Gazans to not go the...

   
 

Finding Light in the Darkness; Former Baltimorean Jon J...

Article by Jon Jacobson | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

It's Friday in Israel where many people have off. Please read the following and take my suggestion for a way to spend a bit of your time today. I don...

   
 

Yad Vashem Comments Regarding Expressions of Anti-Semit...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

 During the past few weeks, anti-Israel rhetoric, focused on Israel’s actions in the current battle with Hamas, has become, in many cases, synonymous...

   
 

IDF Hits 20 Gaza Targets Between Ceasefires

Article by Staff Reporter/News Agencies | Published 07/27/14 | Comments (0)

Total of Palestinian casualties rises to 1,031, with over 6,000 wounded; Palestinians say IDF attacked car in Khan Younis, killing one. The IAF attacked over...