Pro-Palestinian hacker group threatens to terrorize Israel

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—The outlaw hacker group variously calling itself “Anonymous Palestine” and just plain “Anonymous” threatened to conduct an Internet “reign of terror” against Israel for … [Read more...]

Strike continues as talks break down over final point

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—The general strike that began Wednesday seemed about to end in a compromise late Thursday evening, until Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz presented Histadrut chairman Ofer … [Read more...]

NBC: Mossad training assassins of Iranian nuke scientists

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Mossad agents are training Iranian dissidents to assassinate Iranian nuclear scientists, NBC News reported on Thursday. NBC cited US officials as confirming the link … [Read more...]

Madonna fans ask Netanyahu not to strike Iran till after her concert

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—In an unforeseen complication to Israel’s strategic affairs, a new Israeli Facebook group is asking Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu not to order an attack on Iran’s … [Read more...]

Lieberman: We agree with US on keeping nukes from Iran

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman told reporters in Washington on Wednesday that he and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton agree on most issues concerning Iran. "There … [Read more...]

Assad’s troops slaughter another 70 civilians in Homs

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Some 70 civilians were gunned down by troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad in the rebel town of Homs on Tuesday, activists reported. Three unarmed families were … [Read more...]

Midnight negotiations seek to halt general strike

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Histadrut labor federation and Finance Ministry officials were meeting late Wednesday night in a continuation of day-long efforts to bring the country’s first general … [Read more...]

Israel not ready for next earthquake, Knesset panel warns

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—A Knesset panel on Monday rebuked cabinet ministers for failing to act without delay to reinforce buildings throughout the country, especially hospitals, against … [Read more...]

Jerusalem monastery, Jewish-Arab school defaced in “price tag” attacks

JERUSALEM (JWN)—The Greek Orthodox Monastery of the Cross and the Max Rayne Hand in Hand Jerusalem School for Jewish and Arab Education were the latest targets of extremists against coexistence in … [Read more...]

Palestinians slam selection of Abbas as unity PM

By KHALED ABU TOAME (The Jerusalem Post) Palestinians across the political spectrum on Tuesday criticized the Qatari-sponsored Hamas-Fatah reconciliation agreement, according to which Palestinian … [Read more...]

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