"We Jews have for centuries suffered as refugees. Now it’s time to help others."
Following a major financial crisis at the Western Galilee hospital, council heads in the region call on Netanyahu to stop offering help to Syrians until the situation is resolved.
Minister Yuval Steinetz discusses the implications for Israel of recent regional developments.
Ya'acov Litzman made the statement on Thursday, explaining that the government had promised it would cover expenses of the medical treatment of injured Syrians, but has failed to do so.
Defense Ministry ‘promised, but did not carry out’ reimbursement
“We understand the Argentinean desire to help with the global humanitarian crisis, but it is very important that terrorists don’t use this as a way to enter Argentina."
More than three decades on from the events that shot him to fame, Lech Walesa, the co-founder of Solidarity, is enjoying himself as Poland’s ‘enfant terrible.’
Defiance is crushed with imprisonment, reputedly underground, and torture.
The administration itself is concerned that militants from Islamic State or al-Qaida might slip into the country as refugees.
Professor and geostrategist Arnon Soffer says nobody will be happy with the outcome of the Syrian refugee crisis and only expects it to get worse, thanks to global demographic trends.