February 11, 2002 10:00am
The Knesset has passed a landmark law defining the responsibilities and authorities of the Shin Bet security service — but without addressing the controversial use of mild torture in interrogations of suspected terrorists.
February 5, 2002 10:00am
A war of words has erupted between Israel and Iran.
January 29, 2002 10:00am
Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has approved a plan designed to increase security in Jerusalem.
January 8, 2002 10:00am
An Israeli legislator has caused an outcry in the Knesset after calling the U.S. ambassador to Israel "a Jew-boy."
January 3, 2002 10:00am
U.S. officials welcomed Israel´s move to ease restrictions on the Palestinians just as special envoy Anthony Zinni arrived in the region.
December 30, 2001 10:00am
Have the seven days of quiet begun? That is the question Israel and the Palestinians are debating following a recent drop in violence and with U.S. envoy Anthony Zinni expected to return to the region.
December 27, 2001 10:00am
Israeli officials have condemned a religious school for holding a public burning of the Christian Bible earlier this month.
December 26, 2001 10:00am
Hugs and tears awaited the first group of Argentine immigrants to arrive in Israel since riots erupted in Buenos Aires over the country´s economic collapse.
December 24, 2001 10:00am
Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon struggled to keep his government together this week as economic and diplomatic developments threatened his unity coalition. Following lengthy Cabinet deliberations Monday, the government agreed to cut nearly $1.5 bil
October 29, 2001 10:00am
Those wounded by Thursday’s suicide bombing in Jerusalem lay sprawled in the streets, bleeding as they waited for medical attention. Others sat in the street and cried after the early afternoon attack at a busy downtown intersection. The bombing killed a
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