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Israeli library offers glimpse of old Jewish life in Europe

Israeli library offers glimpse of old Jewish life in Europe

Israel's National Library has digitized a rare collection of communal ledgers from long-lost Jewish communities of Europe, offering the public a chance to study an era seen as a golden age of Jewish
Pete Buttigieg says he would keep the US Embassy in Jerusalem

Pete Buttigieg says he would keep the US Embassy in Jerusalem

Democratic presidential hopeful and South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has said that if he were elected president, he would keep the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. He called Israel a "strong ally"
Israeli PM's wife sentenced for misusing state funds

Israeli PM's wife sentenced for misusing state funds

The wife of Israel's prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds.
Israeli PM's wife sentenced for misusing state funds

Israeli PM's wife sentenced for misusing state funds

The wife of Israel's prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds.
Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza

Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza

The Israeli military says it struck several militant sites in the Gaza Strip after a Palestinian rocket hit a building in southern Israel.
Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza

Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza

The Israeli military says it struck several militant sites in the Gaza Strip after a Palestinian rocket hit a building in southern Israel.
Israeli court upholds Orthodox church land sales to settlers

Israeli court upholds Orthodox church land sales to settlers

Israel's Supreme Court has ruled against the Greek Orthodox Church in a long-running legal battle over the sale of three properties in predominantly Palestinian parts of Jerusalem's Old City to a
Israel strikes Gaza after militants fired rocket overnight

Israel strikes Gaza after militants fired rocket overnight

The Israeli military says it has struck a Hamas tunnel in the Gaza Strip, after militants fired a rocket into southern Israel overnight.
Israel strikes Gaza after militants fired rocket overnight

Israel strikes Gaza after militants fired rocket overnight

The Israeli military says it has struck a Hamas tunnel in the Gaza Strip, after militants fired a rocket into southern Israel overnight.
Israel closes Gaza's waters to Palestinian fishermen

Israel closes Gaza's waters to Palestinian fishermen

The Israeli military says it is taking the rare step of closing the Gaza Strip's offshore waters to Palestinian fishermen until further notice in response to incendiaries launched into Israel in
Israeli PM's wife accepts plea deal in case of catered meals

Israeli PM's wife accepts plea deal in case of catered meals

Prosecutors say that Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israel's prime minister, has agreed to a plea bargain settling allegations that she misused some $100,000 of state money on lavish meals.
Israel says drone penetrates its airspace from Lebanon

Israel says drone penetrates its airspace from Lebanon

The Israeli military says it has observed a drone entering Israeli airspace from Lebanon.

US says Egypt, Jordan and Morocco to attend peace workshop

A White House official says that Egypt, Jordan and Morocco have confirmed their attendance at a U.S. conference this month in Bahrain, where the administration will unveil the economic portion of its
Israeli and Palestinian forces exchange fire in West Bank

Israeli and Palestinian forces exchange fire in West Bank

Israeli and Palestinian forces have engaged in a rare shootout in the West Bank.
Israeli Labor party leader says he won't seek re-election

Israeli Labor party leader says he won't seek re-election

The leader of Israel's venerable Labor party says he won't seek re-election as party chairman.
Israeli Labor party leader says he won't seek re-election

Israeli Labor party leader says he won't seek re-election

The leader of Israel's venerable Labor party says he won't seek re-election as party chairman.
Netanyahu's lawyer to attend pre-indictment hearing in fall

Netanyahu's lawyer to attend pre-indictment hearing in fall

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's lawyer says he will attend an October pre-indictment hearing after his request to further postpone it was rejected.
Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire

Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire

The Israeli military says naval forces boarded a cargo ship off the coast that had been set on fire.
Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire

Israeli navy boards ship from Turkey that was set on fire

The Israeli military says naval forces boarded a cargo ship off the coast that had been set on fire.
US ambassador: Israel can retain parts of West Bank

US ambassador: Israel can retain parts of West Bank

The U.S. ambassador in Jerusalem says Israel has the right to retain parts, but not all, of the West Bank.