JTA reported Tuesday that the organization that was established in 2002 saw a rapid decline in donations in recent years: from $8,696,052 in 2015 to $4,922,854 in 2016.
Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a cabinet meeting on Wednesday at the headquarters of the IDF’s Gaza
Floating the idea of moving Australia’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem was “a really dumb thing” for the Morrison government to do, former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull says.
An off-duty police officer shot an Ethiopian-Israeli teen, sparking anger.
In our News Wrap Wednesday, Israeli officials urged calm after violent protests erupted over Sunday’s fatal shooting of an unarmed Ethiopian-Israeli teenager by an off-duty police officer. Crowds blocked roads, clashed with police and lit cars on fire. Also, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that his government will start enriching uranium to more concentrated levels beginning Sunday.