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Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernández and Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu
Honduras to move embassy to Jerusalem by end of year
SHAANAN STREET will be giving a spoken word performance for the International Day of Peace broadcast.
Israeli singers contribute to International Peace Day broadcast
At the new Arabic in Arabic program at Ben-Gurion University, the teaching is different in method, style, skills and relation to Arab culture.
Ben-Gurion University professor plans Arabic language revolution in Israel
By JOSHUA ROBBIN MARKS/THE MEDIA LINE
CEO of Barker and Booth Commercial Agency LLC Mohammed Al Beloushi
Israeli fintech company partners with UAE-based CEO of Barter and Booth
DEMONSTRATORS PROTEST the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, in Tel Aviv on July 18.
11 anti-Netanyahu protesters arrested at Jerusalem demonstration
Mirit Harari.
Mirit Harari dies at age of 52 after battling cancer for two years
A girl poses for a photo during celebrations for the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Jerusalem, July 31, 2020
Temple Mount remains open despite nationwide coronavirus lockdown
A CLOSED RESTAURANT in Jerusalem. Government plans vary concerning what needs to be done next.
Restaurateurs in Israel smash plates to protest coronavirus lockdown
People protest lockdown on a Tel Aviv beach on September 19, 2020.
Head of Public Health Services: Protesters are harming the nation
(From right to left): Muna Huaj - a neonatal ward nurse, the mother and Lesta with the baby Avinoam and  midwives Amira Hayeb and Mirabat Sawaed.
First baby of Jewish new year 5781 born in Ziv Medical Center
Iranian women wearing protective face masks walk in Darband street, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tehran, Iran June 12, 2020
Iran media reveals 70% may oppose compulsory hijab laws
Abuse illustrative
Woman attacked by husband regains consciousness, shares new details
Yuval Adler, left, directs Rapace on set.
Israeli director makes Jewish character in Holocaust film Roma instead
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
HANANEL EVEN HEN and Shiran Habush celebrate during their corona-era wedding at an Efrat public park on March 15. Jerusalem and its destruction have been remembered at weddings by Jews throughout the world for 2,000 years
Major survey reveals Jewish Israeli attitudes on religion and state
Fireworks illustrative
As nation enters lockdown, fireworks in Abu Ghosh seen from a distance
THE ARRIVALS HALL at Ben-Gurion Airport – will it turn into a ghost town?
New survey reveals tourism industry reached record highs before COVID-19
Carmi Gillon, former head of the Shin Bet, arrested during Balfour protests, August 20, 2020.
Health Ministry publishes outline for holding protests during lockdown
Yair Lapid
Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid looks to future
L to R: United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed, Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Abdullatif Al Zayani, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump stand together after signing of the Abraham Accords. September 15, 2020.
Ashkenazi, Bahraini and Emirati FM's exchange Rosh Hashanah greetings
Illustration of planned Jerusalem city entrance project
Jerusalem city entrance project will bring thousands of jobs to capital
Lone wolf in the Negev
Cities in Israel, Arizona link up to share desert tech, economic secrets
GIVING THE thumbs up to the  Re’em Boeing 707 tanker aircraft.
120th ‘Desert Giants’ Squadron expands the long reach of the IAF
ABU DHABI’S Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan attends the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, last year.
Emirati Crown Prince is this year's 'person of the year,' not coronavirus
Gaza reports first COVID-19 cases outside quarantine areas, declares lockdown
Decision-making expert urges gov't to communicate better with public
A teacher checks the temperature of a student at a haredi Orthodox school in Jerusalem, May 6, 2020
One-third of Netanyahu’s voters believe COVID-19 was sent by God - survey
By BEN SALES/JTA
L to R: Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Abdullatif Al Zayani, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, US President Donald Trump and United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed participate in the signing of the Abraham Accords. September 15, 2020
Why the criticism of the Israel-UAE-Bahrain deal doesn’t hold up
David Broza: You have to teach yourself in a disciplinary way how to compose music without words-not just one song, but an album's worth.
David Broza releases his first all-instrumental album
FRESH PRODUCE is stacked in a store in Jerusalem’s Mahaneh Yehuda market
Katz approves lifting taxes from vegetables on the eve of Rosh Hashanah
AHEAD OF a second nationwide lockdown, a NIS 1 billion aid plan is meant to encourage employers, reeling from losses and uncertainty, to hold on to their workers with the government shouldering a portion of their wages.
Gov’t allocates additional sums to help locked businesses
Children wearing masks play in the water along the shore of the Mediterranean Sea as they visit Zikim beach, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in southern Israel July 21, 2020
How the coronavirus lockdown acts as peephole into Israel - analysis
Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Ephraim Lapid
Ex-IDF general tells 'Post' about parsing 12 million intel. items daily
A gavel in a court of law
Woman kills abusive husband, asks for recognition as trafficking victim
By LEON SVERDLOV
Minnie Smilchensky with her physician Dr. Lynn Zacharowitz, both recent olim
Aliyah and anxiety: The tale of a reluctant olah
By BRENDA KOLATCH
A visit by Health Minister Yuli Edelstein at the Rambam underground medical center during initial preparations, July, 2020.
Rambam activates its underground hospital for combating COVID-19 pandemic
Israelis, wearing face masks for fear of the coronavirus, shop for grocery at the Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem on July 14, 2020. Israel has seen a spike of new COVID-19 cases bringing the authorities to reimpose restrictions to halt the spread of the virus
This week in Jerusalem; A round-up of city affairs
HOUSES UNDER construction in Har Homa.
Is Jerusalem construction killing its green spaces?
Hidden: The Musical - The Secret Jews of Spain, by the Women's Performance Community of Jerusalem
Women’s Performance Community of Jerusalem thrives against the odds
By Rivkah Lambert Adler
Yaakov Israel expertly and lovingly conveys his intimate knowledge of everyday surroundings
Beauty in the everyday: A loving look at southwest Jerusalem
Andy Ram at US Open practice 2009
Andy Ram, tennis legend, helps Israel's newest players achieve greatness
By HOWARD BLAS
Yasmin Jabar, arrested by the Shin Bet on accusations of being recruited by the Iranian Quds Force and Hezbollah, September 17, 2020
Hezbollah, Iranian Quds Force recruit east Jerusalem woman
Preschool children from the southern city of Ashkelon, celebrating with the Israeli flag, on 18 April, 2010 the Independence Day.
Israel's population reaches 9.2 million citizens - report
King, Queen and Jack playing cards
Bridge: A mental sport or a physical one?
By MATTHEW GRANOVETTER
Magen David Adom workers wearing protective clothing seen outside the coronavirus unit at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, September 6, 2020
Researchers claim 1,000 to 2,500 more people will die during lockdown
By MAAYAN HARONI/MAARIV
Actor Tzachi Halevy and TV anchor Lucy Aharish at their wedding, October 10, 2018
Lucy Aharish and Tsahi Halevi announce they are expecting a baby
Trucks forming "Shana Tova" in Hebrew
Jerusalem city sanitation workers give citizens a new year's blessing
By OMRI RON
ODED ZAIDEL 'US' 2020
Mundane becomes out of the ordinary at Jerusalem Artist's House
Beehives
Painting the beehive of a lively home
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
The flags of the United Arab Emirates, Israel and Bahrain flutter along a road in Netanya, Israel September 14, 2020
PA official names five countries set to establish ties with Israel
Issa Rae has a Zoom conversation with a fellow boarding school graduate.
Bette Midler, Sarah Paulson and Issa Rae star in HBO’s ‘Coastal Elites’
By MICHAEL PHILLIPS/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS
A general view shows a street in Bnei Brak as Israel enforces a lockdown, April 3, 2020
Nation locks down as PM threatens more restrictions
The Duchess: Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan with Steven Raskopoulos who plays the boyfriend.
Emmy's nominees are in good company
Finance Minister Israel Katz at a meeting of the Finance Committee, July 20, 2020
Government offers NIS 1 billion to help businesses
El Al plane
Eli Rozenberg holds 42% of El Al shares, company prepares to renew flights
By OMRI RON
MICHAEL ALONI in his role as Akiva in the hit TV series ‘Shtisel’
‘Shtisel’ Season 3 has a trailer
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
The first El Al flight from Israel to the United Arab Emirates
Popular Israeli reality show ‘Goalstar’ to film its next season in the UAE
By CURT SCHLEIER/JTA
Research by Yafit Gilboa of Jerusalem's Hebrew University on cognitive decline among cancer survivors has taken on added urgency in the age of the coronavirus.
Israeli researchers discover how stress affects fight against COVID-19
By LARRY LUXNER/JTA
A promotional image for Fauda.
Hit Israeli series ‘Fauda’ will be back for 4th season
By MARCY OSTER
BORDER POLICE patrol a nearly empty city center during a partial lockdown in early April
Coronavirus High Holy Days lockdown rules - everything you need to know
A  general view during a session of the lower house of parliament Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany July 1, 2020
Anti-Israel German party seeks to block arms deal to UAE-owned firm
Dan Hotel, Eilat, Israel, February 1, 2012.
Kfar Maccabiah to keep hotel open during lockdown
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Deputy Director of Chad's civil cabinet Abdelkerim Idriss Déby
First Chadian military cargo plane to land in Israel for humanitarian aid
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra held concerts across the country in honor of Israel's Holocaust survivors, September 16, 2020.
Concerts held across Israel in honor of its Holocaust survivors
ILANA ROMANO speaks this week next to the plaque commemorating her husband, Yosef Romano, who was one of the 11 Israeli athletes murdered by terrorists during the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich.
Remembering the fallen heroes of Munich
President Reuven Rivlin
President Rivlin: ‘We will only prevail together’
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits Home Front Command, August 4, 2020
Netanyahu’s trial to go forward
PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu with members of his legal team at the beginning of his corruption trial at the Jerusalem District Court in May.
Netanyahu’s trial to go forward despite coronavirus lockdown - analysis
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed and Bahrain's Foreign Minister Abdullatif Al Zayani standby prior to signing the Abraham Accords with US President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, US, September 15, 2020.
Was God really the peace broker on the White House lawn?
The IDF prepares for the holidays in light of the coronavirus pandemic and the security situation.
IDF prepares for High Holy Days on bases amid coronavirus pandemic
PRIME MINISTER Benjamin Netanyahu speaks about the Israel-UAE peace accords, in Jerusalem last month.
Netanyahu on return to Israel: We brought peace
 A monument marking the legacy of the Australian Cavalry in the Kinnert Campus
Kinneret College to commemorate 102 years since the battle of Tzemach
International Criminal Court
ICC permanently closes flotilla war crimes case
Heron UAV as seen in Ben Gurion Airport
Remotely-controlled Heron UAV lands in Ben-Gurion Airport
Eilat Israel’s winter wonderland
Israel Land Authority approves construction of new neighborhood in Eilat
Deep breaths: Smoking pollution in Tel Aviv
Almost half of Israeli smokers smoked more during lockdown
NEARLY EMPTY: Ben-Gurion Airport waiting area
Seychelles, Iceland, Cuba and Serbia added to Israel’s list of green states
Rothschild Boulevard scene, Tel Aviv, 2020
Tel Aviv asks residents: How do we make city gender-equal?
Justice Minister Avi Nissenkorn, September 2020
Knesset says no to probing police, prosecutors, judges
QEDIT Joins Forces with Galois as Part of US Government-Funded Initiative to Advance Zero-Knowledge Proof Cryptography
QEDIT awarded $2 m. in funding, part of $12.6 m. Dept. of Defense contract
Amiram Ben-Uliel appears at Lod District Court ahead of his conviction in the Duma arson case, May 18, 2020
Minor in Jewish terror Duma attack gets 42 months in prison
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu istens prior to participating in the signing of the Abraham Accords at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 15, 2020
Italian MP nominates Netanyahu for Nobel Prize
By GIL HOFFMAN , ANNA BARSKY/MAARIV
JNF-USA supporters sound the shofar on top of the ancient Jewish fortress of Masada in 2019.
Rosh Hashanah isn’t canceled
Russian-Israeli hi-tech billionaire and philanthropist Yuri Milner
Internet investor Yuri Milner donates $10 million to Wharton
By TNS
MK Yair Lapid speaks during a protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calling on him to quit, at Rabin Square in Tel Aviv on April 19, 2020
Lapid: Government should resign instead of lockdown
NUSEIR YASSIN, aka Nas Daily, during a video filmed in Jerusalem.
BDS calls on Arab content creators to boycott Arab-Israeli Nas Daily
Seasonal vegan gourmet
Shocking 'Fresh, Fresh' commercial promotes vegan diet in Israel
Magen David Adom workers wearing protective clothing seen outside the coronavirus unit at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, September 6, 2020
Jerusalem Hospital says it won’t admit any more COVID-19 patients
By MARCY OSTER/JTA
BEIT LESSIN
Beit Lessin gives holiday bonus for all employees
NORA GOLD – the driving force behind the Jewish Fiction.net web site.
Booking the Jewish trend with Nora Gold
FROM LEFT: Dr. Noa Regev, CEO of the Jerusalem Cinematheque and Israel Film Archive; Hila Abraham, IFA digital preservation and access director; and Meir Russo, IFA manager.
Israel Film Archive website gives access to historical treasures
‘The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem’ will debut on Yes TV in 2021.
Yes unveils new TV lineup for 2021
The company logo for Salesforce.com is displayed on the Salesforce Tower in New York City, U.S., March 7, 2019
Salesforce to add 11,620 jobs, $5.4b. to economy
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem on June 30, 2020.
Netanyahu fails to take over World Likud
DEMONSTRATORS PROTEST the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, in Tel Aviv on July 18.
Can there be protests during a coronavirus lockdown?
The word "Peace" as seen on the facade of the Tel Aviv Municipality building
Tel Aviv municipality lit up with 'peace' in Hebrew, Arabic and English
Amiram Ben Uliel, the suspect in the Duma arson murder in July 2015 where three members of the Dawabshe family were killed, arrives to hear his verdict at the court on May 18, 2020
Senior rabbis give backing to convicted Jewish terrorist
'Peace', written in Hebrew, Arabic and English, is painted on the first plane to make an official flight between Israel and the UAE, August 30, 2020
Which Arab country do Israelis want to visit the most?
Alternate Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Benny Gantz delivers a statement to the media at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem on August 24, 2020.
Gantz: Israel must restart talks with Palestinians
Gabi Ashkenazi
Only Ashkenazi, not Netanyahu, qualified to sign UAE, Bahrain deals
Aliyah Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata
NIS 27 million in coronavirus grants to be transferred to new immigrants
Israel Katz (L) whispers to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) during a cabinet meeting, December 9th, 2018
What will Netanyahu, Katz do to prevent economic fallout amid lockdown?
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