This footage from “Operation Good Neighbor” shows what the IDF is all about. Established to defend its country and citizenry, for several years it has striven to aid refugees. In this case, they are Syrian, and their country is one with which Israel is still officially at war.
Tourism to Israel is already enjoying a massive boom. In the first half of 2018 the country is on course to break 2017’s record 3.6 million visitors. Israel’s southernmost city, Eilat, welcomed the inaugural flight to its new Ilan and Asaf Ramon airport. It will have a capacity of 2 million domestic and international tourists.
Three weeks ago, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic Party, with her ousting of Joe Crowley, a multiple-term senior Democratic New York Congressman. A self-confessed socialist, she previously expressed strong opinions on the Israel-Palestine conflict – but when asked to clarify her position fell someway short of a coherent answer. Was this her “Aleppo” moment? Socialist… Read more »
Israel’s northern region recently experienced a number of earth tremors – the largest of which reached 4.3 on the Richter Scale. With Israel overdue a significantly larger quake – the last major one occurred in 1927 – the government announced that it would invest billions in the coming years to its infrastructure – not only… Read more »
Today’s wars are more than just about weapons and bullets and fighting casualties; they are also played out in the court of public opinion – a battle for hearts and minds. IDF Spokesperson Brig-Gen. Ronen Manelis explained to the French National Assembly about Hamas’ cynical abuse of a 7-year-old girl.