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News Israel History: Israel’s new foreign minister, the man without a tie

Published on: Tuesday 21 April 2020
Israel’s new foreign minister, the man without a tie
News source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2020/04/israel-us-gabi-ashkenazi-yair-lapid-foreign-ministry.html

Prior to her journalistic career, she served as deputy ambassador in Bogotá. The unity agreement signed April 20 establishes the largest government in Israel’s history, with ministerial portfolios ...

News Israel History: Israel Memories

Published on: Tuesday 21 April 2020
Israel Memories
News source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2020/04/22/israel-memories/

Warmly greeting my family at Ben Gurion airport in September 1974 was Haggai, a Tel Aviv University history professor who would become my mentor and dear friend during my year as Fulbright professor.

News Israel History: Israel's coalition deal: political stability with pitfalls

Published on: Monday 20 April 2020
Israel's coalition deal: political stability with pitfalls
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israels-coalition-deal-political-stability-pitfalls-111538716.html

Israel's coalition deal between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz breaks a year-long deadlock but has pitfalls -- from power sharing mechanisms to West Bank policy and the premier's corruption charges. Monday's agreement for a unity government, signed by Netanyahu and parliament

News Israel History: The Incitement in Israel That Killed Yitzhak Rabin

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
The Incitement in Israel That Killed Yitzhak Rabin
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/04/opinion/incitement-movie.html

As a dark-skinned Mizrahi in an Israel dominated by descendants of Ashkenazi European Jews, jilted by his pale-skinned girlfriend, feverish in his rejection of Rabin’s outreach to the Palestinians, ...

News Israel History: Not Just F-35s: Israel's Drones Have Become a Big Headache For Syria

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Not Just F-35s: Israel's Drones Have Become a Big Headache For Syria
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/not-just-f-35s-israels-drones-have-become-big-headache-syria-89861

However, they also reveal Israel’s continuing ability to defeat ... He currently writes on security and military history for War Is Boring. (This first appeared earlier in the year.) ...

News Israel History: Israel’s many ancient synagogues beckon

Published on: Saturday 19 October 2019
Israel’s many ancient synagogues beckon
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Israels-many-ancient-synagogues-beckon-605187

The synagogue was beautifully restored, but was never incorporated into Israel’s network of national parks and historic sites. Did I just say “economic and political uncertainty?” As students of ...

News Israel History: Netanyahu can't form a governing coalition in Israel: Now it's Benny Gantz's turn

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Netanyahu can't form a governing coalition in Israel: Now it's Benny Gantz's turn
News source: https://www.salon.com/2019/10/21/netanyahu-cant-form-a-governing-coalition-in-israel-now-its-benny-gantzs-turn/

If that fails, Israel may face its third national election in less than a year ... Matthew Rozsa is a breaking news writer for Salon. He holds an MA in History from Rutgers University-Newark and is ...

News Israel History: Jewish Settlers Rule the Roost in Israel, But at What Price?

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
Jewish Settlers Rule the Roost in Israel, But at What Price?
News source: https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/08/23/jewish-settlers-rule-the-roost-in-israel-but-at-what-price/

Although Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu is now the longest-serving prime minister in the 71-year history of the country ... The political crisis in Israel is not the outcome of a resurrected Labor ...

News Israel History: The Arc of History Bends From Ukraine to Israel and Back Again

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
The Arc of History Bends From Ukraine to Israel and Back Again
News source: https://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/290021/from-ukraine-to-israel-and-back-again

When Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Kyiv this week to meet with the country’s new president, Volodymyr Zelensky, it was the Israeli prime minister’s first official meeting with another world leader of ...

News Israel History: Trump tweets claim that he’s like ‘the king of Israel’ and ‘the second coming of God’

Published on: Friday 23 August 2019
Trump tweets claim that he’s like ‘the king of Israel’ and ‘the second coming of God’
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/trump-tweets-claim-that-hes-like-the-king-of-israel-and-the-second-coming-of-god-2019-08-21

‘President Trump is the greatest president for Jews and for Israel in the history of the world, not just America... and the Jewish people in Israel love him like he’s the King of Israel. They love him ...

News Israel History: Trump and Netanyahu Put Bipartisan Support for Israel at Risk

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Trump and Netanyahu Put Bipartisan Support for Israel at Risk
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/16/us/politics/trump-israel.html

“We have a president who is the most pro-Israel president ever in history.” Traveling to Israel is a rite of passage for members of Congress, especially freshmen. Representative Kevin McCarthy, the ...

News Israel History: Markets, Israel, Hong Kong: Your Weekend Briefing

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Markets, Israel, Hong Kong: Your Weekend Briefing
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/18/briefing/markets-israel-hong-kong.html

(Israel relented in the case of Ms. Tlaib ... The collection of essays reframe American history, revealing surprising ways that slavery shaped our democracy, economy, health system and culture. And ...

News Israel History: Netanyahu makes history as Israel's longest-serving leader

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Netanyahu makes history as Israel's longest-serving leader
News source: https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900080001/netanyahu-makes-history-as-israels-longest-serving-leader.html

As Benjamin Netanyahu becomes Israel's longest-serving prime minister, he is solidifying his place as the country's greatest political survivor and the most dominant force in Israeli politics in his generation.

News Israel History: John Nichols: Mark Pocan is waging a lonely fight for deeper thinking on Israel and Palestine

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
John Nichols: Mark Pocan is waging a lonely fight for deeper thinking on Israel and Palestine
News source: https://madison.com/ct/opinion/column/john_nichols/john-nichols-mark-pocan-is-waging-a-lonely-fight-for/article_245982e3-3581-5f59-ace9-4ef080cd48b9.html

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News Israel History: Dem lawmaker who disrupted Trump speech has history of anti-Israel remarks

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Dem lawmaker who disrupted Trump speech has history of anti-Israel remarks
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dem-lawmaker-who-disrupted-trump-speech-has-history-of-anti-israel-remarks

The Virginia Democratic lawmaker who disrupted President Trump’s speech in Jamestown on Tuesday has a history of making anti-Israel remarks on social media. Ibraheem Samirah, a Virginia state delegate ...

News Israel History: Israel faces repeat 2019 election after parliament dissolves

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Israel faces repeat 2019 election after parliament dissolves
News source: https://www.thetelegraph.com/news/world/article/Israel-faces-new-elections-after-parliament-13905814.php

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel embarked Thursday on an unprecedented snap election ... in and sets the stage for a second election in the same year — a first in Israeli history. The developments were a ...

News Israel History: After Coalition Talks Crumble, Israel on Course for Another Election

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
After Coalition Talks Crumble, Israel on Course for Another Election
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/29/world/middleeast/israel-election-benjamin-netanyahu.html

Image Avigdor Lieberman, shown in March, has sought to position himself as the champion of Israel’s secular right. He has a long history of rivalry with Mr. Netanyahu.CreditDan Balilty for The New ...

News Israel History: Israel defended itself in the Six Day War

Published on: Saturday 27 April 2019
News source: https://www.newstimes.com/opinion/article/Israel-defended-itself-in-the-Six-Day-War-13800525.php

When I read Gulamhusein Abba’s op-ed in The News-Times April 11 (“Putting Trump’s Golan Heights decision in context”), I was taken back in time to the Six Day War of 1967 — that terrifying moment in ...