Daily Archives: May 2, 2022

Iran’s latest effort to recruit spies targets Israeli weak spot

By | 2022-05-02T20:52:17+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Middle East|

Iranian tries to recruit spies didn't endanger Israel's national security, but Tehran seems to have identified a vulnerable underbelly to exploit in Israel's free internet

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Fake Iranian profile tried to recruit Israelis for intel, Shin Bet says

By | 2022-05-02T16:14:06+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Israel|

Israel's security agency says Tehran used a made-up Jewish businesswoman to convince Israelis to provide information and even carry out attacks, with little to no success

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Turkey’s Erdogan, Israel’s Herzog call for more cooperation in Eid al-Fitr call

By | 2022-05-02T15:14:03+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Israel|

The Turkish president extends wishes 'for the well-being and prosperity of the people of Israel' in letter ahead of Israel's Independence Day, Herzog's office says

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Corbyn’s party no more: Before critical election, U.K. Labour hosts Israeli counterpart

By | 2022-05-02T15:10:15+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Israel|

After Labour’s antisemitism meltdown under Jeremy Corbyn, its new leader Keir Starmer hopes that improving the party’s ties with allies in Israel will help put him on the path to power, starting with upcoming local elections

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From antisemites to Golda Meir, Ukraine plans to ‘de-Russify’ street names

By | 2022-05-02T14:48:40+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Israel|

As part of its ‘de-Russification’ efforts, a Ukrainian body is calling for Kyiv streets to be renamed, including after nationalists who supported Nazi Germany. Israel's Yad Vashem has urged the country to avoid such a step

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‘Violent incitement’: The Israeli right is furious at this legendary actress

By | 2022-05-02T12:01:24+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Middle East|

Rivka Michaeli, 84, one of Israel's most famous actresses, has become the subject of a ‘violent incitement campaign’ after announcing her participation in a joint Israeli-Palestinian memorial ceremony

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Who really calls the shots in Iran? LISTEN to top Israeli expert

By | 2022-05-02T11:21:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Middle East|

Does the aging Ali Khamenei still make the most important decisions for Iran? How worried are the Ayatollahs about the cultural choices of young Iranians? And can Israel still stop Tehran from joining the nuclear club?

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We walked to Jerusalem on ‘one of the most beautiful train routes in the world’

By | 2022-05-02T10:45:16+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Entertainment|

30 years after it was built, the old railroad track to Jerusalem stands deserted. We took the chance to hike along it

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Ramadan just ended. Its high economic price is here to stay

By | 2022-05-02T10:05:20+00:00 May 2nd, 2022|Entertainment|

A survey conducted for TheMarker at the Social Policy Institute at Washington University reveals what happens to the Israeli economy when 79 percent of Arabs fast

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