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Taste of the Valleys Festival
Winter activities in Israel: taste of the valleys festival

While it’s nice to take advantage of cheap flights to go overseas in the wintertime, it’s good to know there are also many worthwhile events in Israel this time of year.

By MEITAL SHARABI
23/01/2020
IDF Northern Command widescale drill, December 17, 2019
IDF completes large scale drill simulating Hezbollah attack in North

A future conflict could involve Hezbollah trying to infiltrate into Israeli communities near the border.

Israel police car (Illustrative)
Two arrested on suspicion of shooting at mayor's house in northern Israel

This morning, police arrested two suspects; they will be brought tonight or tomorrow for a court hearing to extend their arrest.

By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
14/12/2019
Winter storms batter northern Israel

The storm marks a difficult week in terms of weather for much of Israel, which included snowfall on the Hermon mountain, in addition to property damage in Ashkelon and Ashdod also due to flooding.

Aharon Ben-Porat’s office in Sderot following a rocket hit
A letter from Sderot: We forget the people

As you certainly know, last Tuesday millions of Israelis, among them my family and I awoke to an instruction by the Home Front Command announcing a state of emergency.

WHO IS facilitating antisemitism in London.
UK police hunt for two brothers from N.Ireland over truck deaths

For the latter alleged offenses, the charge sheet stated that he had conspired with Ronan Hughes and others, prosecutors said.

By REUTERS
29/10/2019
Tents at Blum Village
Has glamping come to Israel?

Israel’s Galilee brings glamping, chocolate and the American summer camp experience to the Middle East

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shake hands before their one-on-one
Iran, North Korea and the lessons of 2007

When North Korea got off scot-free in 2007, it became even more dangerous. Now is a perfect time to teach two countries – Iran and North Korea – a different lesson.

16/05/2019
IDF completes large-scale drill to improve readiness for war

The two-week long drill saw troops and reservists from all levels of the 36th Armor Division, also known as the Ga'ash (“Rage") Formation, train on combat scenarios in complex and urban areas.

Galilee (illustrative)
Nazareth Illit is getting a new name: Nof Hagalil

Some 62 years after the establishment of Nazareth Illit, it is changing its name and will soon be called Nof Hagalil (literally the Galilee view).

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