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David Shteinman with Emanuel School students (from left) Cleo Woolf, Zac Fidler, Natasha Gering and Dan Bethlehem.

A giant leap for Shteinman-kind

SpaceIL engineer David Shteinman is is unwavering in his dedication to the team that lands the first Israeli space craft on the moon.

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Singh: Trump or Clinton?

Hear Michael Singh from the Washington Institute discuss Trump vs Clinton: Implications for Israel at the next JBOD AGM on August 16.

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Bronze for judo is Israel’s first Rio Olympics medal

Yarden Gerbi became the first Israeli to medal at the Rio Olympics, bringing home a bronze in the women’s 63-kg judo competition.

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Olympics finally honours Munich ’72 victims

After 44 years, the memory of the 11 Israeli victims of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre was finally commemorated on Wednesday in an official ceremony.

Ilan Mengistu, brother of Avraham Mengistu, speaks with the media at their home in Ashkelon, after a gag order was been lifted over Mengistu's disappearance in the Gaza Strip, on July 8, 2015. (Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Can Turkey secure release of Israelis from Gaza?

Are four heartbroken Israeli families closer to seeing their children return home from Gaza, now that Israel and Hamas have a new mutual friend?

David Southwick, MP for Caulfield and Shadow Minister for Innovation, Energy & Resources, and Renewables.

Victorian Libs visit Israel

The Landing Pad was one of the highlights of an eight-day tour by 11 Victorian Coalition MPs under the AIJAC Rambam Israel Fellowship Program.

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Trump still mulling Israel visit

Speaking Wednesday at a news conference in Florida, Donald Trump said that he hasn’t ruled out visiting Israel before the election.

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Fury over Q&A tweet

A tweet drawing equivalence between Israel and ISIS that appeared on-screen during Monday’s edition of Q&A has caused communal outrage.

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Azaria trial underway

One of the most dramatic court cases in Israeli military history got into full swing this week, as prosecutors cross-examined an IDF soldier who fatally shot a Palestinian who was lying on the ground.

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Netanyahu: failed Turkey coup will not affect reconciliation with Israel

A reconciliation deal between Israel and Turkey will not be affected by the attempted military coup, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.