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Marchers take part in the J'lem Gay Pride Parade.

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi: Pride Parade is causing more damage than benefit

"The essence of this parade is contradicting the trend of Jerusalem as a holy city," said Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern.

Tel Aviv Pride participants enjoying the celebrations, June 9 2017.

Tens of thousands pack Tel Aviv streets for LGBT Pride Parade

Tel Aviv Pride Parade is not just a celebration.

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Wide support for gay marriage as Israel celebrates Pride

“The gulf between the Israeli public will and the government’s policies is widening.”

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Register for marriage by mobile app

Marriage registration is about to get a whole lot easier.

 Assi Azar

Gay Israeli TV host marries in shadow of Orlando shooting, blasts haters' 'ugly homophobia'

"All u haters- stop using god to hide your ugly homophobia," writes Assi Azar in bittersweet Facebook message after marrying husband in Spain.


Public unaware that civil divorce unavailable in Israel poll finds

According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, in 2013, 8,939 marriages were conducted abroad with at least one Israeli spouse were registered in Israel.

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NGO petitions High Court to allow same-sex marriage in Israel

"We demand that the state provide the basic and fundamental right to exercise our love for whomever we choose, and require legislation to allow gay marriage in Israel," the group says.

Jerusalem gay pride attack

Livni proposes ‘Shira Banki’ legislation

The “Shira Banki bills” include establishing civil unions, requiring education for equality and tolerance among other policies meant to counter hate-crimes.


Letters to the Editor: Same-sex marriage

While I do not think that gays should be abused or deprived of their human rights, to override the word of God and allow them to be married is something Israel should not be involved in.

Nepal earthquake

Emotional homecoming as rescued Israelis return from Nepal with newborns

“Every aftershock threatened to bring the building down on top of us ... It was a nightmare that we are just now beginning to understand," one parent says.

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