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WATCH: Palestinian Monument Honoring Murderer Of 15 Israelis Must Be Torn Down

WATCH: Palestinian Monument Honoring Murderer Of 15 Israelis Must Be Torn Down
[VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] The PA (Palestinian Authority) has recently built a monument to honor a Palestinian terrorist, Abu Sukkar, who perpetrated a terror attack in Jerusalem in July 1975, in which 15 people were murdered. MFA Director General Dr. Dore Gold, who witnessed the deadly attack, recalls it and calls upon the Palestinians to promote a culture of peace, rather than a culture of death. As a first step - this monument, honoring a mass-murderer must be torn ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 21 )

VIDEO: Police Uncover A Quantity Of Counterfeit Bills In Netivot

VIDEO: Police Uncover A Quantity Of Counterfeit Bills In Netivot
[VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] Police in the southern Israeli city of Netivot uncovered a large sum of counterfeit bills, on a balcony that is used to print the bills. Three persons who were in the apartment at the time of the search were taken into custody. Detectives raided the apartment on Tuesday 13 Tammuz, taking three men in their 20s into custody. They recovered 180 NIS 200 bills and two NIS 50 bills, The following Bank of Israel video in Hebrew explains the security measures ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 21 )

It's Trump's Moment To Talk To The Nation - And GOP Doubters

It's Trump's Moment To Talk To The Nation - And GOP Doubters
It's Donald Trump's big moment to make his case to the country — and to the many rattled doubters in his own party. The most important speech of his presidential campaign will bring down the balloons on a convention marked by divided loyalties and unwanted distractions as well as full-throated roars against Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. The latest diversion landed Thursday morning in an interview in which Trump declared he would set new conditions before coming to the aid of NATO ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 21 )

PHOTOS: IDF Soldiers Uncover Another Weapons Manufacture Operation In A PA Area

PHOTOS: IDF Soldiers Uncover Another Weapons Manufacture Operation In A PA Area
[PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] IDF soldiers taking part in counter-terrorism operations in Yehuda and Shomron uncovered yet another weapons manufacture facility in a PA (Palestinian Authority) area. Two sites were uncovered, both in the Hebron district. Military officials add that since the beginning of 2016, nineteen weapons manufacture facilities were uncovered along with over 200 weapons. (YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem/Photos: IDF Spokesman Unit)
(Add your opinion  |   July 20 )

Poll: More People Think Life Improves Under Clinton

Poll: More People Think Life Improves Under Clinton
Americans have mixed feelings on which presidential candidate will do better on health care, trade, the economy, terrorism and other important issues. But when they simply consider whether they personally would be better off, they prefer Democrat Hillary Clinton. The latest Associated Press-GfK poll shows that Americans are more likely to think people like themselves would benefit more from a Clinton White House than one run by Republican Donald Trump, by 36 percent to 29 percent. They ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 15 )

Trump Says 'This Is War' After Nice Terror Attack

Trump Says 'This Is War' After Nice Terror Attack
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says in the aftermath of a deadly truck attack in France that if he's elected president he would ask Congress for a declaration of war on the Islamic State. In an interview with Fox News Channel's "The O'Reilly Factor," Trump says, "This is war." He spoke after a truck carrying weapons and hand grenades drove onto a sidewalk in Nice, France, and plowed through people celebrating Bastille Day, killing at least 77 people. Trump says to fight ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 14 )

Female Terrorist Taken Into Custody Near The Machpelah

Female Terrorist Taken Into Custody Near The Machpelah
A female Arab in his 20s aroused the suspicions of border police near the Ma’aras HaMachpelah in Hebron on Thursday morning 2 Rosh Chodesh Tammuz. Police approached her with caution and searched her bag only to find she was concealing the knife seen in the photo. She was taken into custody without incident. It is reported she is 22 and the mother of three. (YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem/Photos: Media Resource Group)
(Add your opinion  |   July 07 )

French Legislators Urge Intel Overhaul After Paris Attacks

French Legislators Urge Intel Overhaul After Paris Attacks
A French parliamentary investigation found multiple intelligence failures before the Islamic extremist attacks that killed 147 people in Paris last year, lawmakers said Tuesday, urging the creation of a U.S.-style counterterrorism agency to better prevent further violence. All the extremists involved in the 2015 attacks — on newspaper Charlie Hebdo, a kosher market, the national stadium, Parisian cafes and the Bataclan concert hall — had been previously flagged to authorities, said ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 05 )

Jerusalem Mayor Barkat And Minister Bennett: Permit Building in All Areas of the Capital

Jerusalem Mayor Barkat And Minister Bennett: Permit Building in All Areas of the Capital
Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and Bayit Yehudi party leader Naftali Bennett are calling on Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to permit construction in all areas of Jerusalem. Their statements were in response to the national government giving the green light for additional construction in Givat HaMatos, construction for the Arab sector exclusively. Bennett warns that permitting Arabs to build in that neighborhood without accompanying Jewish construction in Talpiot and Gilo will result in a ...
(Add your opinion  |   July 04 )

She Has Suffered Enough-Help An Orphaned Kallah Walk to Her Chuppah With Joy

She Has Suffered Enough-Help An Orphaned Kallah Walk to Her Chuppah With Joy
[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Dear Friend, The wails of an unfortunate orphan have reached us, her cries tear at our hearts; to be silent is impossible. We must help her right now and set her on her feet in order that she be able to establish a bayis neeman b’Yisroel. This girl has suffered so much in recent years. She has gone through tremendous difficulties, grief, and suffering ever since her mother was so suddenly taken from her. Thanks be to Hashem, she just became engaged to a ...
(Add your opinion  |   June 29 )