Amid reports Attorney General Mandelblit plans to indict Prime Minister Netanyahu in two cases, Netanyahu launches attack on Mandelblit, saying quotes from him reported by Channel 12 are 'unprecedented in the history of Israeli justice and raise serious questions.'
Moran Azulay, Tova Tzimuki, Yuval Karni 10:11 , 20.01.19
Some 3,000 people participate in Women's March rally in Sydney, urging government to take steps to ensure safety of women after 21-year-old Aiia Maasarwe was killed when walking home following a night out.
Reuters 09:04 , 20.01.19
Four months after the murder, and after the family’s appeal was denied, the IDF demolishes home of Ari Fuld’s killer Khalil Jabarin.
Yoav Zitun and Elisha Ben Kimon 09:22 , 18.01.19
Hezbollah TV station claims detainee is an American Jew, while state-run news agency reports he is US citizen arrested in southern city of Tyre; US embassy says it is 'ready to provide all appropriate consular services.'
Daniel Salame, Associated Press 18:46 , 17.01.19
Attorney Effi Naveh, who sits on the Judicial Selection Committee, is suspected of receiving sexual bribes in return for judicial appointments; female judge, female lawyer also suspects in the case.
Gilad Morag, Meir Turgeman 09:14 , 17.01.19
Israel hit by hail and heavy rains
Ahiya Raved, Raanan Ben Zur, Inbar Tvizer, Ilana Curiel 20:12 , 16.01.19
For the first time, US to acquire a full weapons system from Israel to defend its troops in battlefields abroad; the US Army is asking Congress for $373 million for the deal, with the expected delivery date being 2020.
Udi Etsion 11:35 , 16.01.19
Police investigating suspicions of ethical offenses in connection with the appointments of judges, in a case almost entirely under gag order; detectives raid Israel Bar Association offices.
Gilad Morag, Itay Blumenthal, Tova Tzimuki 11:23 , 16.01.19
Following Airbnb's announcement in November that it would delist 200 properties and cease its operations in Israeli settlements, Gov. Ron DeSantis calls for sanctions against the online lodging marketplace unless it reverses its decision.
Associated Press 09:14 , 16.01.19
Terrorist Rizq Salah killed IDF soldier Guy Friedman with an explosive device in 1990, but now he is allowed to cultivate land near Netiv Ha'avot; IDF: 'After verifying his right to the land and in the absence of other security impediments, his access to the land was allowed.'
Elisha Ben Kimon 13:04 , 15.01.19
Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi becomes the Israel Defense Forces' 22nd commander; 'To defend our national home, we need a sobered outlook, a fit military force, the willingness to use that force, discretion and determination,' says Kochavi.
Ynet reporters 10:10 , 15.01.19
Iranian Foreign Ministry says Israel's admission of carrying out 'hundreds' of attacks on targets belonging to Iran, are 'Zionists' attempt to conceal their failures in the region'; adds there is no Iranian military in Syria, only 'consultants.'
Daniel Salami 20:28 , 14.01.19
Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale says US will step up its efforts against the Islamic Republic and its proxies in the region, adding it’s 'unacceptable' to have a militia assembling weapons 'outside the control of the state.'
Associated Press 18:57 , 14.01.19
After PM assumed responsibility for Friday's Damascus airstrike, his former defense minister insinuates that his considerations in doing so may have been political, and aimed at the April 9 elections.
Associated Press and Ynet reporters 18:11 , 14.01.19
Meeting with Druze protesters outside his home, the head of the Israel Resilience Party and former IDF chief ends his silence on political issues, promising to amend controversial legislation to make it more inclusive.
Shahar Hay 12:42 , 14.01.19
Abbas mulling removing PA staff from Israel-Gaza crossings, cutting salaries to families of Hamas prisoners or rescinding Palestinian passports for Hamas employees; 'Those that want to rule Gaza must bear the responsibility of governing it,' says PA official.
AFP 13:15 , 13.01.19
After his request to split party from the Joint List, 47% of respondents say Ahmad Tibi should lead the faction, more than double number of respondents supporting Ayman Odeh; most voters express dissatisfaction with Joint List
Yuval Karni 11:43 , 13.01.19
Syrian state news agency says Israeli jets hit ammunition warehouse at Damascus airport, adding most Israeli missiles intercepted by Syrian air defenses; Syrian Observatory says Israel also targeted Hezbollah missile deport in Al-Kiswah area.
Daniel Salami, Yoav Zitun 08:31 , 12.01.19
Jewish state outlawed practice of marrying multiple spouses many years ago, but it's widespread in the impoverished Bedouin community that sees the Israeli government's efforts to end the old custom as a ploy to curb their population growth.
Associated Press 11:43 , 11.01.19
Ronen Bergman 07:59 , 11.01.19
Israeli sources say Croatia is 'not responsible' for the cancellation since Israel couldn't get US approval not to strip off IAF's sophisticated electronic and radar systems it added to fighter jets bought from Washington some 30 years ago.
Associated Press, Itamar Eichner 21:31 , 10.01.19
Some 16,000 dunams of deserted land to be transferred to farmers from Gaza border communities, terrorized by incendiary airbourne devices scorching their farmland, after new amendment forces the defense establishment to clear all landmines in the region.
Matan Tzuri 19:47 , 10.01.19
Military police arrest 5 members of Netzah Yehuda battalion on suspicion of assaulting two detainees; this is not the first time troubled battalion has been involved in violent incidents, as last month soldiers fought with Border Policemen in an effort to free settlers.
Yoav Zitun 11:43 , 10.01.19
Officers at Paratroopers Brigade's reconnaissance battalion say they acted according to protocol when approving solo navigation exercise during which Sgt. Evyatar Yosefi drowned after being swept away by the strong current while trying to cross the Hilazon stream.
Yoav Zitun 10:47 , 10.01.19
'Netanyahu was already guaranteed the approval of the Trump administration,' says Moeen al-Taher, a Jordanian political analyst; PM made request during recent meeting with John Bolton.
The Media Line and Ynet 21:41 , 09.01.19
With more and more girls from the national-religious sector enlisting in the IDF, High Court rules Education Ministry must fund programs to help them prepare for army life, just like they do for the boys.
Tamar Trabelsi-Hadad 21:41 , 09.01.19
Kremlin spokesman responds to warning by Shin Bet chief that foreign nation intended to launch cyber attacks in order to influence Israel's April 9 vote; security service it is more than capable of fending off cyber attacks.
Ynet, AP 13:04 , 09.01.19
Segev, the former energy and infrastructure minister who was charged with spying on Israel for Iran, confessed to charges of espionage, aiding an enemy in war time, and providing information to the enemy and will serve 11 years in prison.
Gilad Morag and Yishai Porat 10:22 , 09.01.19
From screen to reality: Vladimir Zelenskiy, who hosts Ukraine's most popular comedy show, surprised everyone when he announced his candidacy for head of state, but most recent polls put him in second place in the March 2019 vote.
Itamar Eichner 19:13 , 08.01.19
The Jewish National Fund of Canada is accused of violating tax-exempt status by funding projects linked to the Israeli army; organization rejects the allegations, claiming it stopped funding such projects as early as 2016.
Ynet 17:44 , 08.01.19
Rivlin warns against 'irresponsibly attacking' security services while justice minister comes under fire for meeting families of Jewish terror suspects who say detainees underwent illegal interrogation.
Yishai Porat 14:22 , 08.01.19
US Senate Republicans' first bill of the new Congress includes measures supporting Israel and sanctions on Syria; Democrats, however, are split over the addition of "Combating BDS Act," which seeks to counter the BDS movement.
Associated Press 09:35 , 08.01.19
Israeli forces capture the attacker who shot dead Sgt. Yosef Cohen and Staff Sgt. Yovel Mor Yosef last month at the Giv'at Asaf outpost after a weeks-long manhunt; suspect also believed to be involved in Ofra shooting attack.
Yoav Zitun, Elisha Ben Kimon, Elior Levy 09:15 , 08.01.19
Hanin Zoabi was the first Arab woman to become an MK for an Arab party, and the Joint List lawmaker spent her decade in parliament stirring up controversy, joining the Gaza flotilla, calling IDF soldiers murderers, praising terrorists who carried out deadly attacks on Israelis.
Moran Azoulay 15:31 , 07.01.19
Pilots decide not to eject from F-15 'Falcon' fighter jet after its canopy detaches at 30,000 feet during training flight, and instead safely land the plane at the Nevatim Airbase despite strong winds and severe cold; IAF commander stops F-15 training flights until investigation completed.
Yossi Yehushua 09:13 , 07.01.19
Code Red siren blares in Ashkelon and Hof Ashkelon Regional Council at 3:18am as rocket launched from the Gaza Strip; Iron Dome shoots down rocket; IAF jets, helicopters attack targets at Hamas military base in northern Gaza.
Yoav Zitun, Elior Levy, Matan Tzuri 07:59 , 07.01.19
Prime minister holds joint press conference with U.S. National Security Advisor Bolton; as Bolton hails US-Israeli relations, Netanyahu asks for Washington's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.
Ynet 20:45 , 06.01.19
Five youths recently arrested as part of investigation into Jewish terrorism thought to have pelted Palestinian car with rocks three months ago, with one hitting Aisha al-Rawbi in the head and killing her.
Yoav Zitun, Ittai Shickman 15:13 , 06.01.19
Bus traveling overnight near the settlement of Beit El in the Binyamin region of the West Bank comes under fire, with bullet hitting windshield; driver lightly hurt; IDF searching for perpetrators.
Yoav Zitun, Roi Rubinstein 08:18 , 06.01.19
National Security Adviser Bolton is expected to assure Prime Minister Netanyahu that the Trump administration will be ‘very supportive’ of Israeli strikes against Iranian targets in the region, and some American forces will remain in Syria even after withdrawal of U.S. troops.
Associated Press 17:06 , 05.01.19
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi tells America's CBS network, in an interview the Egyptian government asked not to air, that his country is cooperating with Israeli security forces in order to drive Islamic State out of Sinai Peninsula.
Associated Press 12:06 , 05.01.19
Ultra-Orthodox children of Ethiopian descent are not accepted by Talmud Torah institutions in Jerusalem, while one official is recorded telling parents their child was rejected due to his skin color.
Adir Yanko 16:58 , 04.01.19