About Us

Breaking Israel News offers a fresh and Biblical perspective on the latest news from Israel and the Middle East. Our bias is not liberal or conservative – just Biblical. Breaking Israel News was started in July 2013 by Rabbi Tuly Weisz, Director of Israel365, after thousands of Jewish and Christian Zionists requested more news items and insight from Israel. Since its inception, the site has grown tremendously. Breaking Israel News is visited by over 100,000 people every day from over 100 countries around the world and averages 2.5 million page-views per month.

 

The Breaking Israel News Staff
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Rabbi Tuly Weisz – Publisher

Rabbi Naphtali “Tuly” Weisz is the publisher of Breaking Israel News. He attended Yeshiva University (BA), Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (Rabbinic Ordination) and the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law (JD) and served as the Rabbi of the Beth Jacob Congregation in Columbus, Ohio. Upon making Aliyah, Rabbi Weisz founded Israel365 and serves as the publisher of Breaking Israel News providing latest headlines from a Biblical perspective. Rabbi Weisz can be reached by email.


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David Brummer – Managing Editor

David Brummer was born and raised in London and moved to Israel in 2007. A frequent contributor to The Jerusalem Post, he has written on a range of topics and also edited several special supplements. He was previously the editor of IDEX Magazine, an industry publication dealing with the diamond and jewelry trade. He has also worked on archaeological sites and is currently studying to be a licensed tour guide. David can be reached by email.


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Eliyahu Berkowitz – Senior Reporter

Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz is a features writer for Breaking Israel News. He made Aliyah to Israel in 1991 and served in the IDF as a combat medic. Berkowitz studied Jewish law and received rabbinical ordination in Israel. He has worked as a freelance writer and his novel, The Hope Merchant, is available on Amazon. Reach Eliyahu by clicking here.


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Eliana Rudee – Reporter

Eliana Rudee is a reporter for Breaking Israel News and a freelance writer based in Jerusalem. Eliana studied politics, International Relations, and Jewish Studies and has since focused her interests on topics related to global Jewish life, American Jewry, counter-terrrorism, Israeli entrepreneurship and innovation, Israeli culture, and minority rights in Israel. Among many other news outlets and blogs, her bylines have been featured in Forbes, USA Today, New York Daily News, the Culture Trip, and The Hill. Eliana can be reached by email.


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Tsivya Fox – Content Manager

Tsivya Fox is a content marketing manager and features writer Breaking Israel News. A native of New York, Tsivya fell in love with Israel when she was an exchange student at Haifa University. She has a Master’s in Education from Queens College. Tsivya made aliya on the first Nefesh B’Nefesh flight in 2002. She enjoys following how world events brings to light the words of the prophets. Email Tsivya by clicking here.


Judy Siegel-Itzkovich – Health and Science Senior Reporter

Judy can be reached by email.


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Rivkah Lambert-Adler – Contributing Writer

Dr. Rivkah Lambert Adler is a Bible and Prophecy Watch reporter on Breaking Israel News. She made aliyah in 2010 from Baltimore, where her husband served as a synagogue rabbi. Rivkah and her husband currently live in Ma’ale Adumim, just east of Jerusalem. On September 11, 2001, she became passionate about the Land of Israel and the Final Redemption, about which she has been writing, speaking and teaching ever since. Rivkah is the editor of Ten From The Nations: Torah Awakening Among Non-Jews, available on Amazon and the coordinator of Torah School for the Nations which meets in Jerusalem. She has a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland. Rivkah can be reached by email.