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Israeli cyberattack firm NSO may have helped Saudis hack Jeff Bezos' phone, UN experts say

Wed, 2020-01-22 17:07
Saudi officials dismiss the allegations as absurd

Israeli court rules homeless shelter, mall can be built over Muslim cemetery

Wed, 2020-01-22 14:41
Judge rules that interests of the living should take precedence over those of the dead in case of Ottoman-era cemetery in Jaffa

UN envoy warns Israeli leaders annexation ‘would be a devastating blow’ to peace prospects

Wed, 2020-01-22 13:30
Annexing parts of the West Bank, which both Netanyahu and Gantz have promised, would harm potential of reviving Israeli-Palestinian negotiations, regional peace, Mladenov says

Facebook is now the world’s safest space for Holocaust denial

Wed, 2020-01-22 13:19
Denial began as a far right project to rehabilitate Nazism. But thanks to social media giants’ intentional apathy, its anti-Semitic lies have spread across the political spectrum – and across the globe

Cat videos and Auschwitz? The perils of using social media to discuss the Holocaust

Wed, 2020-01-22 12:31
Combative, divisive arenas like Twitter and Facebook are increasingly being used to inform and educate people about the Shoah, presenting some unique challenges

Israel electric company ends West Bank power cuts after Palestinians pay debt

Wed, 2020-01-22 11:22
Sporadic three-hour power cuts in large cities due to debt of Palestinian electric company constitute 'collective punishment,' Palestinian officials said

World Holocaust Forum: Dignitaries arrive in Israel for Yad Vashem ceremony

Wed, 2020-01-22 11:07
Macron, Pelosi already in Israel for event marking 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp

In new battle over Auschwitz legacy, Poland falls victim to Holocaust geopolitics

Wed, 2020-01-22 11:06
Forced to choose between offending Russia or Poland, Israel was always going to side with Vladimir Putin – which is why there will be two separate events marking the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau in coming days

Israeli court orders release of woman jailed for killing abusive roommate

Wed, 2020-01-22 10:59
Release of Margarita Khomenko, who served five and a half years of an eight-year sentence, is part of shift in attitude toward women who killed abusive men

Israeli fighter jets damaged in flooding may take months to return to service

Wed, 2020-01-22 10:50
After their underground hangar in a southern air force base flooded, officials initially said it would only take days to get advanced planes working

Putin wants historic gestures from Netanyahu, not military cooperation, to release jailed Israeli

Wed, 2020-01-22 10:22
Israeli PM is keeping his cards close to his chest, but sources say quid pro quo will not be military and initial leaked information shows just how far he's willing to go

Israel resumes spraying pesticides along Gaza border after yearlong halt

Wed, 2020-01-22 08:39
The pesticides damaged 14,000 dunams of agricultural land in Gaza from 2014 through 2018, destroying all crops sown there, says Palestinian Agriculture Ministry

Russian-led strikes on rebel-held northwest Syria kill 40, rescuers say

Wed, 2020-01-22 08:22
A ceasefire brokered between Turkey and Russia collapsed nearly 10 days ago when Moscow resumed heavy strikes on civilian areas

Saudi Arabia involved in hacking Amazon boss Bezos' phone, UN set to declare

Wed, 2020-01-22 06:29
The Guardian investigation, which Riyadh denies, could worsen relations between the kingdom and the owner of Washington Post, where slain journalist Khashoggi was a columnist

Haaretz cartoon

Wed, 2020-01-22 05:49

An Eastern European culinary dream in central Tel Aviv

Wed, 2020-01-22 04:53
Meat Market’s new sandwich place in the Carmel Market is working hard to make Ashkenazi food shine

American cannabis firm seeks Israeli stock market listing

Wed, 2020-01-22 04:03
Los Angeles-based cannabis company 'From The Earth' aims at raising $100 million through a merger with a local shell company

Two Israeli startups attain unicorn status in combined fundraisers of $360m

Wed, 2020-01-22 03:43
Ad tech firm AppsFlyer valued at $1.4b; cybersecurity maker Snyk at $1b

Israeli army budget falls victim to election politics

Wed, 2020-01-22 02:59
Netanyahu has repeatedly promised the military more money, but not until after the vote

Gantz promised annexation to win right-wing votes, but the only winner is Netanyahu

Wed, 2020-01-22 02:02
Kahol Lavan leader wants annexation of the Jordan Valley 'by agreement,' but Trump may be the only world leader who would ever agree