Real Clear Israel Is: According to i24News – Hamas: We will not accept cooperation with Israel

Senior official says Islamist group will not agree to continue West Bank security coordination Hamas said it will not agree to continue the security coordination with Israel in the West Bank once a final Palestinian unity government is formed with Fatah, Israel Radio reported Saturday. Senior Hamas official Moussa Abu Marzouk said that the militant […]

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Real Clear Israel Is: Dr. Martin Sherman’s Into The Fray: The Rout of the Right – The Jerusalem Post

The Israeli leadership would do well to bear in mind that commitment to the principle of democratic governance is not a suicide pact. Lawmakers gather for a session in the Knesset. Photo: REUTERS Incredibly, today, except for detail in nuance and tone, the formal positions of the major “right-wing” faction, the Likud, has become indistinguishable from […]

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Real Clear Israel Is The Biblical Archaeology Review: Jezreel Expedition Sheds New Light on Ahab and Jezebel’s City

Recording one of the 36 rock-cut trough tombs. Courtesy the Jezreel Expedition. LiDAR mapping and survey archaeology identify “greater Jezreel”  Biblical Archaeology Society Staff   •  05/07/2013 Decades ago, archaeologists David Ussishkin and John Woodhead excavated the low mound of Tel Jezreel in northern Israel, a site that, according to the Bible, was once a mighty […]

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Real Clear Israel Is: IDF Israeli Interrogation Reveals Sources of Hamas Violence

Israel’s investigation of a major Hamas operative revealed several aspects of the organization’s violence and its various methods to fund terror. Israeli investigators indicted a major Hamas operative Thursday after an extended interrogation exposed his ties to the terrorist organization, as well as Hamas’ various methods of funding its activities.  Last month, agents from the […]

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Real Clear Israel is Press Release: Cabinet Makes Series of Decisions to Strengthen Jerusalem and Assist in its Economic, Tourist, Cultural and Social Development

 Cabinet Makes Series of Decisions to Strengthen Jerusalem and Assist in its Economic, Tourist, Cultural and Social Development (Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser) The Cabinet, at its special Jerusalem Day (<http://mfa.gov.il/MFA/AboutIsrael/Spotlight/Pages/Jerusalem-Day.aspx>) meeting today (Wednesday, 28 May 2014), at Ammunition Hill (<http://www.g-h.org.il/en/>), approved a series of decisions to strengthen the city of Jerusalem and […]

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Real Clear Israel is Headlines From The Hebrew Press

  HEADLINES FROM THE HEBREW PRESSHA’ARETZ1. HA’ARETZ POLL: PUBLIC SUPPORTS RIVLIN AND SHECHTMAN FOR THE PRESIDENCY(…) Netanyahu has not submitted a candidate and David Levy decided not to run.2. YAALON REFUSING TO APPLY ARMS SALES OVERSIGHT TREATY OUT OF CONCERN IN WOULD HARM THE IDFMA’ARIV1. CORRUPTION AT THE PORT(…)YEDIOT AHRONOT1. RAID ON THE PORT(…)2. JERUSALEM […]

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Real Clear Israel Press Release The 47th Jerusalem Day: Young People are Choosing Jerusalem According to Data from the Central Bureau of Statistics

Data from the Central Bureau of Statistics: Young People are Choosing Jerusalem *The growth in Zionist education is continuing after a decade and a half of decline * Half of the people moving to Jerusalem are young people aged 20-34 * The number of young people leaving the city has declined by approximately 70% in […]

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Real Clear Israel is Israel Antiquities Authority Press Release Find – An 800-Year Old Lead Seal Stamped by the Monastery of St. Sabas

1–2. Pictures of the seal. Photographic credit: Clara Amit, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority. 3. A picture of the excavation area. Photographic credit: Skyview Company, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority. An 800-Year Old Lead Seal Stamped by the Monastery of St. Sabas  Was Found in Archaeological Excavations carried out by the Israel Antiquities […]

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