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Month: July 2024

WATCH: IDF destroys huge tunnel in Gaza

IDF troops continue to locate tunnel systems used by Hamas, gather evidence of activities or hostage presence, and destroy them. Another huge tunnel was destroyed in Shujaiya pic.twitter.com/HPDB7GyhAE — Mossad Commentary (@MOSSADil) July 5, 2024 The post WATCH: IDF destroys…

IDF lookout soldiers knew about Hamas invasion but were ignored

The email warned, ‘The sword is coming. The time to warn the people is now.’ By Vered Weiss, World Israel News On Thursday night, Channel 12 reported on an email sent by a female lookout soldier shortly before October 7th,…

Majority of Knesset members vote to oppose Palestinian state

The new declaration revises a previous one in February that left open the possibility of creating a pathway towards Palestinian statehood. By Vered Weiss, World Israel News In a revision of a declaration in February, 63 Knesset members issued a…

‘Your Nazism knows no bounds’: Popular LA restaurant draws backlash after denying service to Jewish man

‘The owner of the cafe participated in the violent anti-Israel demonstration outside of Adas Torah synagogue.’ By Jacob Frankel, The Algemeiner A popular restaurant in West Hollywood, California drew protests and widespread backlash online after it allegedly denied service to…

Hurricane Beryl hits Caribbean, now targeting Mexico with destructive winds; updates

Weather: Hurricane Beryl hits Caribbean, now targeting Mexico with destructive winds; updates Article dated 04/07/2024 6:38 PM By Mattia Gusoni, Meteorologist Weather, Hurricane Beryl is a Cat 4 monster, and is on alert…

IDF soldier killed fighting Hamas in Gaza

The new casualty numbers of IDF soldiers since the ground war began is 325. By Vered Weiss, World Israel News An IDF soldier was killed battling Hamas terrorist at close quarters in Gaza City’s Shejaiya neighborhood. Israel’s military has been…

Engagement and Momentum, IBBC's 15th Anniversary Conference Report

From the Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC): The IBBC 15th Anniversary Mansion House conference presented a range of engaging ministerial and business attendees. As Iraq’s economy is expanding and diversifying, the delegates reflected this in the range of topics and…

UK plumbing company bans ‘Zionist’ customers

British Jewish woman refused service after plumbing company discovers she is opposed to the anti-Israel BDS movement. By World Israel News Staff A British plumbing company has declared that it will not provide service to “Zionist” customers or opponents of…

Philadelphia professor steals signs from synagogue

Professor from Drexel University in Philadelphia stole items from a local synagogue, police say. By Dion J. Pierre, The Algemeiner A Drexel University professor participated in a mass theft of items from a synagogue in a suburb outside Philadelphia, a…

Israel News

For the first time ever, Israel has no chief rabbis

Both of Israel’s chief rabbis step down at end of their 10-year terms with no successors appointed, leaving the rabbinate without top leadership. By Pesach Benson, TPS A political struggle has left Israel without chief rabbis for the first time…