The air hummed with the buzz of drone aircraft and the roar of jets, punctuated by airstrike explosions.
Speaking Sunday on "Meet the Press," Livni says the Israeli assault came because Gaza's Hamas rulers were smuggling weapons and building up "a small army."
The coins bear the image of the Byzantine emperor Heraclius, who ruled between 610 and 641 A.D. He is depicted wearing military dress and holding a cross in his right hand
Under such an agreement, the United States would promise to use nuclear weapons against Iran should Israel be atomically attacked. Obama's secretary of State, Sen. Hillary Clinton, promised a similar "massive response" should Israel com
“Obama is surrounding himself with people who we know - from Hillary Clinton, to Rahm Emanuel, to James Jones. There is no reason to panic,” the Israeli official told the Jerusalem Post.
The IDF is drawing up options for a strike on Iranian nuclear facilities that do not include coordination with the United States, The Jerusalem Post has learned.
Former Israel Chief of Staff Moshe Ya’alon has been quoted as saying Israel must go after Iran, including killing Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad, while a former member of Israel’s Directorate of Military Intelligence stated that next year will
Outgoing Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said on Monday that Israel must give up most of the Arab territories it has occupied since 1967, including east Jerusalem, if it wants peace.
A luxurious gold, pearl and emerald earring provides a new visual clue about the life of the elite in Jerusalem some 2,000 years ago. It dates to the Roman period just after the time of Jesus, said Doron Ben-Ami, who directed the dig.
Wearing joint US-Israeli label pin, Obama vowed to keep military action in mind for Iran, outdid Bush for pro-Israeli sentiment during June speech, Israeli papers hail “our man in the White House” following appointment of Emanuel
A former aide to President Clinton, Emanuel also engineered passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
The head of Israel's internal security service said Sunday he is "very concerned" that Jewish extremists could assassinate an Israeli leader in an attempt to foil peace moves with the Palestinians.
U.S. European Command has deployed to Israel a high-powered X-band radar and the supporting people and equipment needed for coordinated defense against Iranian missile attack, marking the first permanent U.S. military presence on Israeli soil.
Israel gave serious thought this spring to launching a military strike on Iran's nuclear sites but was told by President Bush that he would not support it and did not expect to revise that view for the rest of his presidency
A Russian archaeologist says he has found the lost capital of the Khazars, a powerful nation that adopted Judaism as its official religion more than 1,000 years ago, only to disappear leaving little trace of its culture.
Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni won the Kadima Party's primary election, TV exit polls said, putting her in a good position to become Israel's first female leader in 34 years and sending a message that peace talks with the Palestinians will proc
More than one thousand documents released under Freedom of Information Act filings reveal details of a secret battle that raged between founders of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and top US law enforcement officials.
For the past 7 years, Israeli companies have been helping the Georgian Army prepare for war against Russia through arms deals, training of infantry units, and security advice. The fact that Georgia's defense minister, Davit Kezerashvili, is a fo
The American administration has rejected an Israeli request for military equipment and support to improve Israel's ability to attack Iran's nuclear facilities. Rejected at the highest level, Israel is in the advanced stages of preparations to
Georgian Minister Temur Yakobashvili praised Israel for its role in training Georgian troops. "Israel should be proud of its military, which trained Georgian soldiers," Yakobashvili, referring to a private Israeli group Georgia had hired.
When they took their oath to become American citizens, my parents had to pledge their "allegiance" exclusively to America and renounce their allegiance to "any and all foreign governments."
ISRAEL is building up its strike capabilities amid growing anxiety over Iran's nuclear ambitions and appears confident that a military attack would cripple Teheran's atomic program, even if it can't destroy it.
( "The Third Rail,... ISRAEL" ) - but how long will they let him get away with it?
Recently appointed Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Adm. Mike Mullen flew to Tel Aviv to warn Israel’s military establishment how “important” it was that “history not repeat itself ”—referring to Israel’s deliberate attack on the USS Liberty in June, 196
Bush administration officials reassured Israel's defense minister this week that the United States has not abandoned all possibility of a military attack on Iran, despite widespread Israeli concern that Washington has begun softening its position
Sen. Barack Obama met with House Democrats, talking about his trip abroad and his observations.Obama told the caucus "Nobody said this to me directly but I get the feeling from my talks that if the sanctions don’t work Israel is going to strike
[Won't attack Iran on my watch.] Facing burgeoning corruption allegations and plummeting popularity, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said he will resign in September, throwing Israel into political turmoil and raising doubts about prospects for peace
Remember those Iranian missle tests? This Yahoo News link will refresh your memory. The below link will help you remember. Those tests were on the same day (and time) as this news item out of Israel)http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080709/ap_on_re_mi_e
Former military officers in the Anbar province said IAF jets arrive during the night from Jordanian airspace, enter Iraq's airspace and land on a runway near the city of Hadita. The sources estimated the jets were practicing for a raid on Iran