is a JTA correspondent in Israel.
April 29, 2013 11:23am
Israel’s security cabinet discussed the possibility that chemical weapons have been used by the Syrian government in that country’s civil war.
April 28, 2013 6:16pm
The Israel Defense Forces said it would stop using shells containing white phosphorus, an incendiary weapon whose use may be limited under international law.
April 28, 2013 4:16pm
A new Israeli invention allows nursing mothers to measure how much breast milk their babies drink during feedings and how much milk is left in the breast.
April 28, 2013 3:18pm
Israel’s Cabinet authorized newly designed bank notes to be issued at the end of this year, despite criticism that the new bills feature only Ashkenazi Jews.
April 28, 2013 1:58pm
Bonfires lit throughout Israel to mark Lag b’Omer burned out of control, stranding thousands of celebrants in the northern Israeli town of Meron.
April 28, 2013 12:23pm
An immigrant to the United States who plotted to blow up synagogues in New York City was sentenced to five years in jail.
April 28, 2013 11:48am
The mother of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers spoke with her older son about going to “Palestine.”
April 28, 2013 10:48am
Israel’s Air Force bombed a terrorist training base in Gaza hours after a rocket from the coastal strip struck near a community in southern Israel.
April 25, 2013 7:10pm
The U.S. intelligence community believes Syria used chemical weapons on anti-government rebels.
April 25, 2013 6:43pm
Shmuel Rabinowitz, the rabbi of the Western Wall, said rabbis must weigh whether to oppose a compromise proposal over egalitarian prayer at Judaism’s holiest site.