The similar type of Israeli law that leads to the arrests of women wearing a tallit while praying at the Western Wall was passed by April 1994, ultra-Orthodox Shas made a deal with the Labor Party, which led the government at the time, and together the two pushed through the...
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An Australian man committed suicide in a high-security Israeli jail in 2010 after being held for months in great secrecy, Australia's ABC channel said on Tuesday, throwing new light on a case that has rattled Israel.
The unforced ABC story named the man, known previously only as...
October 22, 2012 | 10:47 am
On Oct. 17, seven Israeli English news websites led with seven different stories.
The Jerusalem Post had a piece on Egypt’s commitment to its treaty with Israel. Haaretz's English site ran with a recently released Israeli document on Gaza. Ynet News, Yediot Achronot’s English...
July 5, 2012 | 10:26 am
Uri Blau, the Haaretz journalist who accepted classified documents from an Israeli soldier, has agreed to a plea bargain.
Under the deal announced Thursday, Blau reportedly will admit to holding secret intelligence without intent to harm national security and his four-month prison...
May 30, 2012 | 4:29 pm
Israel will prosecute the journalist who allegedly accepted classified documents from a soldier.
Uri Blau, an investigative reporter for Haaretz, allegedly accepted more than 1,500 classified military documents from Anat Kamm, 22, who is serving a 4 1/2-year prison term after...
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We should start with the facts, as they were first reported by the JTA:
The Israeli Prime Minister’s Office denied that Benjamin Netanyahu told the editor of The Jerusalem Post that Israel’s two greatest enemies are The New York Times and Haaretz. On Wednesday, the editor, Steve...
January 18, 2012 | 5:55 pm
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Veteran reporter and columnist Aluf Benn has been named editor-in-chief of the Israeli daily newspaper Haaretz.
Benn’s appointment by the newspaper’s board of directors was announced Monday, the same day he started in the job.
Benn, 46, has been at the left-leaning newspaper for...
June 10, 2011 | 11:57 am
Two brothers were murdered in a drive-by shooting near Jaljulia on Friday, as they made their way home from a family wedding.
The men, aged about 30, were shot from short range by people in a passing car, near the petrol station at Horshim interchange in central Israel, as they were...
May 22, 2011 | 2:32 pm
Hamas condemned U.S. President Barack Obama’s speech to AIPAC on Sunday, saying it will not recognize Israel despite U.S. demands.
In his second Mideast speech, Obama reaffirmed U.S. support for Israel and called on the Gaza-rulers to recognize Israel’s right to exist, as well as...
May 12, 2011 | 10:50 am
Members of the U.S. Congress issued a letter to Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday in which they urge Turkey’s premier to stop the departure of another flotilla to the Gaza Strip.
“We write today to express our serious concern over reports that the so-called...
April 11, 2011 | 10:15 am
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Haaretz reporter Anshel Pfeffer and Israeli television producer Shaul Mayzlish won a journalism prize for Diaspora reportage.
The B’nai B’rith World Center on Wednesday announced the winners of its 2010 Award for Journalism Recognizing Excellence in Diaspora Reportage In Memory of...
April 28, 2009 | 12:14 pm
“Israel confirmed its first case of swine flu on Tuesday, Israel Radio reported, as the Health Ministry raised its level of alert to 4 out of 6.
A 26-year-old man who recently returned from Mexico was diagnosed with the virus, after two days of quarantine at the Laniado Hospital in Netanya while he waited for the results of his tests.” Read the full story at Haaretz.com.
March 17, 2009 | 7:26 pm
Was it a coincidence? The day after Israel’s Davis Cup tennis match in Sweden, played in a practically empty arena this week, a brief item appeared on the Haaretz Web site: Historians have discovered that Sweden, former tennis superpower, aided the Nazi war machine by extending...
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