Daily Archives: December 1, 2018

Israel wary of threats from north, but focus shifting from Syria to Lebanon

By | 2018-12-01T23:41:00+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Israel|

IDF is disturbed by Hezbollah honing its skills in the Syria war and sending some of its units back to Lebanon. Over the border, the Lebanese are increasingly suspicious of Israel, and their wariness is turning into threats

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Arab voices raised as local Israeli authorities join nation-wide women’s strike to protest violence

By | 2018-12-01T23:36:07+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Israel|

Nine out of 12 local authorities that have announced their support for the strike are Arab ■ Demonstrations underway after two female teens found killed in one week

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Decision on Netanyahu probes to be delayed due to addition of legal team, prosecutor’s office warns

By | 2018-12-01T20:13:10+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Israel|

Attorney general tapped a second legal team to examine corruption charges, which justice ministry officials worry would complicate process: 'Nobody would disagree that three years is an unreasonable amount of time to investigate the prime minister'

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Despite tensions over Holocaust law, tourism between Israel and Poland is booming

By | 2018-12-01T19:40:52+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Israel|

Traffic from Israel to Poland grew last year by 79 percent, while Polish tourism to Israel went up by 64 percent

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Israel returns 25 fishing boats it confiscated to Gazan owners

By | 2018-12-01T18:58:49+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Israel|

IDF decides to return boats after human rights organizations threaten to petition the High Court ■ Boats retrieved through the sea after Israel initially stipulated their return on owners taking them through land at higher costs

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