All posts tagged Israel

A tale of two Trumps

ISRAELIS have never before been faced with such conflicting predictions about who will be sitting in the Oval Office.

Netanyahu: A ‘useless conference’

WHEN 70 countries assembled in Paris to talk Middle East peace on Sunday, there was one notable absence: Israel.

Probe into Bibi’s dealings deepens

The Prime Minister has reportedly been recorded trying to cut a deal that could have made his arch nemesis millions of shekels.

New year, new Torah

More than 2000 members of the Jewish community gathered at Dudley Page Reserve and then Dover Heights Shule (DHS) for Chanukah in the Park and the dedication of a new Torah, donated by the Assouline family.

Israeli victim of Istanbul attack mourned

Mourners are streaming to the central Israel city of Tira to comfort the family of a 19-year-old woman killed by ISIS.

Bennett bolstered by UN resolution

Naftali Bennett, champion of the settler cause and leader of the rightist Jewish Home party is positioning himself as the man who has answers to international criticism.

Settler supporter to be Trump’s Israel ambassador

The next US ambassador to Israel is a patron of the settlements who has argued that talk of a two-state solution “needs to end”.

Agri-food mission accomplished

Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce’s inaugural Australian agri-food mission to Israel has born fruit, with delegation members "blown away" by what they saw.

Adelaide set for festival feast

The program for next year’s Adelaide Festival has been announced, with a wide range of shows including Barrie Kosky’s opera Saul and performances by Israeli dance troupe L-E-V.

Rapke stepping down

AFTER more than half-a-decade, Jane Rapke has decided to step down as executive director of Zionism Victoria at the end of this year.