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At Tel Aviv Museum, a curious opposition alliance is born. Will it hold?

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 23:42
Gantz would have been more at ease at IDF headquarters, but he acted wisely in the run-up to Saturday's large anti-Netanyahu, pro-democracy protest, and promised more to come

Likud derides rally protesting Netanyahu immunity drive as a ‘joke’

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 22:43
Ruling party dismisses speech by 'terror supporter' leader of Arab Israeli party, notes presence of 'ex-convict' Olmert

Arab MK at rally against immunity for PM: Without equality there’s no democracy

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 21:47
Ayman Odeh calls for Arab-Jewish partnership to 'enact change' as tens of thousands gather in Tel Aviv to protest against Netanyahu

Toddler killed in one of several fires across the country

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 21:10
Firefighters work to extinguish blazes near Jerusalem, northern Israel, after country faces rash of blazes over several days amid severe heatwave

Police: Settlers hurl rocks and slash tires of response force in West Bank

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 20:58
Authorities say that after breaking up a clash between Israelis and Palestinians, dozens of masked settlers attack their convoy before fleeing

At rally, Gantz and Lapid vow they won’t let Netanyahu turn Israel into Turkey

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 20:33
Speaking to thousands gathered for mass Tel Aviv protest, opposition leaders accuse premier of behaving like 'sultan,' deceiving voters

600 join Jerusalem SlutWalk against sexual violence

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 18:52
In conservative capital, some demonstrators march half-dressed carrying signs lamenting rape culture and perpetual state of emergency that places women at risk

Liberman vows he ‘won’t move inch’ on Haredi draft law, warns of new elections

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 18:15
Three days before PM's deadline, with no coalition agreements signed, Yisrael Beytenu chief suggests ultra-Orthodox MKs could leave the Knesset plenum when key law is approved

Protesters gather for mass rally to ‘safeguard Israeli democracy’ from Netanyahu

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 17:57
Blue and White no.2 Yair Lapid says demonstration is about PM's efforts 'to avoid going to jail' amid a legislative push that would grant him immunity from prosecution

French police pursue manhunt after Lyon attack

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 17:13
Authorities ask public for help in locating suspect behind blast that wounded 13; prosecutor says investigation focuses on 'attempted murder in relation with terrorist undertaking'

After outcry over non-invite, Arab parties to join TLV rally against PM immunity

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 15:42
Hadash-Ta'al head to address Saturday night 'save democracy' protest; Ra'am-Balad members to attend following uproar over Blue and White organizers' failure to include them

Doctored video of Nancy Pelosi made to ‘slur’ her words goes viral

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 15:13
Manipulated footage of Democratic House speaker is based on a real speech she gave at the Center for American Progress conference in Washington this week

Ex-Missouri governor to deploy with Navy to Middle East — report

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 15:09
Eric Greitens, a Jewish Republican, tells friends of plan months after he was forced to resign amid sex scandal

Rabbi Lawrence Troster, Jewish environmental activist, dies at 65

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 15:09
Spiritual leader was involved in progressive causes, including J Street, and frequently lectured about religious perspective on environmentalism, bioethics and modern science

Paris Uber driver says he was beaten, robbed because of Jewish name

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 14:40
Israel Hai says anti-Semitic ambush involved about 10 young men who brutally assaulted him until he blacked out and stole his jewelry

PA top negotiator urges ‘all countries’ to snub US peace summit in Bahrain

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 14:35
Saeb Erekat says June conference where Washington expected to unveil economic aspects of Trump Mideast plan is sure to fail without Palestinians

NYU speaker praises campus groups that support BDS

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 14:05
University’s president calls Northwestern University professor's comments on 'apartheid' Israel 'one-sided and tendentious'

Skullcap-wearing Jews unsafe in parts of Germany, anti-Semitism czar says

Times of Israel - Sat, 25/05/2019 - 13:08
Felix Klein laments 'increasing social disinhibition and brutality,' says state officials need better education on tackling hatred