05.28.2016 | 20 Iyar, 5776
Hezbollah is broke thanks to US sanctions, says White House official
'World Health Organization condemnation of Israel is anti-Semitism,' says Lapid
Salafi group in Gaza claims overnight rocket launching at Israel
Knesset warns Arab MKs against Temple Mount visits during Ramadan
Netanyahu’s government may be near collapse, report says
Israeli-Arab named first-ever 'Miss Trans Israel'
Bennett: Netanyahu's cabinet compromise 'meaningless spin'
Poll: Party led by Kahlon, Ya'alon, and Sa'ar could topple Netanyahu
Resigning minister: Liberman defense appointment ‘extraordinarily cynical’
Environment minister resigns in protest of Liberman's entry into coalition
Rocket Man rocks Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv documentary festival announces film winners
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Morocco refuse to play Israel in wheelchair tennis World Cup
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
My Word: Taiwan revisited
As I See It: Democracy in turmoil
The unlikely likelihood of a centrist bloc
Israel’s spectacular champions
IAEA: Iran's uranium stockpile stays within limit set by nuclear deal
Arab World: ISIS shifting tactics as it loses territory, recruits
Egyptian Muslims attack Christians, strip woman naked over rumored affair
Male doctor helps Saudi woman deliver baby - and is then shot by husband
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
Steven Spielberg, in Harvard commencement speech, says anti-Semitism on the rise
London’s Muslim mayor joins pledge to fight anti-Semitism
Forging links with the Diaspora through dialogue
Self-described anti-Semitic German pastor resigns from interfaith position
Surprise! Anti-BDS gift box coming straight to your front door
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Research shows exposure to dirty air may raise risk of heart disease
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Grapevine: Language legislation
VIDEO: Is this the most racist ad you have ever seen?
Grapevine: Born in Jerusalem
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
Beauty amid the horror
The Blue Line – and the blues
A day to connect
Sweep the supermarket with Ezrat Achim
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
The Burqa-wearing Trojan Horse
A Second Daniel; A Tudor Intrigue by Neal Roberts
Jewish history and demography
“Fascism is looming over the US…” a response to Dr. Laitman
Fund’s real estate interests that are typical of land development will conflict with nature authority’s commitment to preservation, letter writers say
By SHARON UDASIN
About 800 Jewish teens from all over the world took part in the project -a bike-riding trip on KKL-JNF cycling trails.
South African descendants of 'Ochberg's Orphans' plant trees at the Ochberg Lookut in Ramat Menashe.
Mr. Andy Michelson presented the Czech Prime Minister with a framed KKL-JNF tree planting certificate.
On Sunday, May 15 2016 Hans-Dieter and Ingrid Roth, friends of KKL-JNF from Wiebaden, Germany, dedicated the Dado Scenic Lookout just outside Israel's northern border town of Metulla.
The day after the Independence Day holiday, some 800 recruits from the IDF Golani Brigade descended upon KKL-JNF forests and recreation areas throughout Galilee to clean up the woodlands.
Thirteen Canadian University students, all affiliates of JNF Canada, came to Israel for a week to strengthen their ties with the country and to upgrade their knowledge. Spirits were high!
JNF UK inaugurates 3 new kindergartens and lays the foundation stone for a new youth center in Kiryat Malachi.
KKL-JNF and the B'nai Brith World Center hold a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Martyrs Forest commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued other Jews during World War II.
United States Senator, the Honorable Orrin G. Hatch, planted a tree with KKL-JNF at Yad Kennedy in Aminadav Forest just outside Jerusalem, on May 5, 2016.
When completed, the new clinic will provide services for psychological trauma as well as other mental health issues for children, adults and seniors.
This week, KKL-JNF takes the people out to its parks and forests so that they can experience for themselves the green and beautiful country that Israel has become.
Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Italian State Forestry Corps and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund
110 Friends of KKL France took part in the 19th Walk for Water, which was held this year in the Judean Desert and southern Dead Sea region.
The President of Greece, HE Mr. Prokopis Pavlopoulus, planted an olive tree in the Grove of Nations in Jerusalem at a ceremony on March 31, 2016.
An avenue of trees named after former President of KKL France the late Albert Czarnobroda was planted at Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev.
In honor of UN World Water Day 2016: Special feature on how KKL-JNF has helped Israel become one of the world's most water-efficient countries.
International Forest Day, which takes place on March 21st, is an excellent reason to celebrate the forests in Israel and raise people’s awareness of the importance of the forests in our world.
On Tuesday, March 8, the new JNF Western Galilee Visitors Center was dedicated in the historic city of Acre
Preserving tradition, the land and the earth for future generations
Border guard soldiers, Masa students and young leaders plant trees together for Tu Bishvat in Maale Michmash
Giuditta Matalon has been active in KKL Italy for seventy years, first as the executive secretary of the Milan office and in recent years as a volunteer and donor.
New Taiwan Forest Grove Dedicated in the Negev
New Leadership Classroom Dedicated in Shfaram
Solidarity with the Children of Be’er Sheva and Sderot
Distinguished research scientists from Israel and abroad addressed many topics related to the acacia tree at the third annual conference on Acacias in the Arava: Past, Present and Future.
“Different Countries, Common Challenges”
Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant plants a tree at the Kennedy Memorial in the Jerusalem Hills, together with his wife First Lady Deborah Hays Bryant.
An historic agreement was signed between the State of Israel and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael – Jewish National Fund (KKL-JNF).
KKL France Israel Today and Tomorrow mission participants plant trees in Adulam-France Park as a parting 'L'hitraot' gift to Israel.
President Juan Orlando Hernández of Honduras plants an olive tree in the Grove of Nations in Jerusalem on October 29, 2015.
JNF Canada October mission participants plant trees in Nahshon Tree Planting Center and dedicate a new bike trail in Ayalon-Canada Park. Gilad Shalit was the guest of honor.
A delegation of government and business leaders from Kenya visited the Kfar Saba Biofilter on October 13.
Dimona’s Ben Gurion Park, which is accessible to people with disabilities, was inaugurated at a special ceremony attended by a delegation of Friends of JNF Holland.
A magnificent botanical garden, created with from the support of friends of JNF Canada, was inaugurated at a gala ceremony in Akko.
Volunteers from all over the country and from all walks of Israeli life went out to clean up their environment on the 15th International Cleanup Day, led in Israel by KKL-JNF.
KKL-JNF and the World Organization of Zakarpatia-Transkarpathia Jewry honor the memory of the 100,000 Jews from that region who were murdered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.
Celebrating Agriculture in the Upper Galilee and the Golan
"I pray that this year will be the last year of adding new names to the memorial wall."
The Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley was inaugurated on September 18th at a ceremony attended by representatives of Masonic Lodges throughout Israel.
KKL-JNF’s greenXchange program brings young Israeli and German environmental professionals together to explore various ecological projects and to make a global impact.
On September 16, the day after Rosh Hashanah, Bavarian Minister of Agriculture and Forest Management Mr. Helmut Brunner planted an olive tree near the Kennedy Memorial in the Judean Hills.
KKL-JNF invites the general public to come and collect free schach from its forests, in honor of the Sukkot Festival.
The annual Israeli commemorative ceremony, for the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in Manhattan, took place at the 9/11 Living Memorial in the Jerusalem Hills.
Holocaust survivors from all over Israel embarked on two days of touring in southern and northern Israel, thanks to the generosity of Bindy and David Koadlow, friends of JNF Australia.
The Prime Minister of Lithuania, Dr. Algirdas Butkevicius, planted an olive tree in the KKL-JNF Grove of Nations in Jerusalem several days before the Jewish New Year.
JNF USA Announces US Water Summits to Share Israel's Water Technology
The Children and Young People’s Chess Tournament was held in the Negev community of Meitar, in order to bring together youngsters who live in the surrounding area.
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of Simon Wiesenthal’s passing, family and friends gathered in KKL-JNF’s Martyrs Forest on Thursday, September 3, to inaugurate the new Simon Wiesenthal Path.
A ceremonial opening event in honor of KKL-JNF’s international delegation to Expo Milano took place on September 6th, 2015.
Interviews with former Gaza evacuees living in their new homes in the Halutza region, built by KKL-JNF with the support of JNF USA and KKL-JNF's other Friends worldwide.
The Shafir Winter Pond, which was restored with the help of Friends of JNF KKL Scotland, provided the perfect venue for an ecological festival for the whole family.
A quiet corner of Nitzana Forest has been dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi, aged 19, who fell one year ago during Operation Protective Edge.
A delegation of legislators and political advisors from Australia toured the Gaza perimeter to learn first hand about life on the border.
A delegation from China visiting Israel toured the Negev with KKL-JNF personnel to learn from KKL-JNF's experience in agriculture in arid regions,
It is already midsummer in Israel, with teenagers going on trips all over the country, a favorite past time during the long, hot summer vacation.
On July 9, KKL-JNF organized a seminar on the topic of Global Landscapes at Expo 2015 in Milan, which was entitled "Best Practices in Multi-Purpose Land Use.
A study day on Energy in the near Future was held at the Renewable Energies Center in the Negev’s Arava region.
Fascinating research findings were presented at the Land Development Authority research conference on science and technology for Israel's forests
She is replacing Danny Atar, who resigned from the Knesset after being elected chairman of Keren Kayemet LeIsrael.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Atar received 683 votes, compared to 445 for Yeruham mayor Michael Biton, and 333 for incumbent KKL head Efi Stenzler.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"What is happening behind the scenes of the Zionist organizations is the worst culture of political deals and corruption."
Orthodox to dominate WZO.