Israel Headlines

  • Russian Mapping Service Reveals Secretive Military Bases Across the Middle East

    Task and Purpose Security, Yikes.  A Russian satellite-based mapping company may have accidentally revealed the locations of at least two sensitive NATO facilities in the Middle East in what can only be described as the OPSEC version of the Streisand effect. According to a new report from the Federation of American Scientists published Monday, Russia’s Yandex Map “agreed to selectively blur out specific sites beyond recognition” in Israel and Turkey. But instead of simply downgrading the...

    The National Interest
  • Israeli woman wounded in Palestinian attack loses baby

    A baby who was born prematurely to an Israeli woman wounded in a Palestinian drive-by shooting in the occupied West Bank died in hospital on Wednesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.

    U.S.
  • Israeli woman wounded in Palestinian attack loses baby

    A baby who was born prematurely to an Israeli woman wounded in a Palestinian drive-by shooting in the occupied West Bank died in hospital on Wednesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.

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  • Baby boy, born after Israeli mom wounded in West Bank, dies

    A baby born prematurely after his Israeli mother was critically wounded in a shooting at a bus stop outside a West Bank settlement earlier this week has died. Jerusalem's Shaare Zedek Hospital says the baby boy died on Wednesday. He was delivered by a cesarean section on Sunday night,

    ABC News
  • Nazareth preserves its Arab traditions as Christmas nears

    As Nazareth was decked out for Christmas, a group of weavers gathered in the cobblestone alleys of Israel's largest Arab city, intent on preserving their Palestinian heritage at a time when their communities feel under pressure.

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  • F-35 Failure? Did a Russian-Made Missile Really Hit an Israeli F-35 Fighter?

    Michael Peck Security, Middle East We take a look at the evidence The interesting part is that the F-35 has become such a symbol of U.S. technological prowess—or incompetence—that any rumor that an F-35 has been damaged or shot down in combat will draw attention. Did a Russian anti-aircraft missile hit one of Israel’s new F-35 stealth fighters? Pro-Russian media are claiming that an Israeli F-35I was hit and damaged by a Russian-made S-200 surface-to-air missile during an Israeli air strike in...

    The National Interest