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Independence Day ceremony: Netanyahu to deliver short speech, Edelstein to attend

After threatening to boycott the traditional torch lighting ceremony, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein has apparently agreed to attend the event even though Israeli Prime...

Former Shin-Bet chief calls on Israelis to boycott independence ceremony if Netanyahu attends

On the insistence of Israeli Culture Minister Miri Regev, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced he would attend the independence ceremony traditionally held by the...

Edelstein at the EU: Anti-Semitism remains rampant 70 years after WWII

In a speech in Brussels on Wednesday, Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein told the EU parliament that despite efforts to combat anti-Semitism in Europe,...

Widow of Havat Gilad terror victim calls on government to legalize outpost

Yael Shevach, whose husband Raziel was murdered in Tuesday's terror attack in Havat Gilad, urged lawmakers who paid a shiva call to give the...

Likud Central Committee votes in favor of Israeli sovereignty in settlements

The Likud Central Committee, the body that determines the movement’s current issues, voted in favor of the non-binding resolution to implement Israeli sovereignty in...

Tunisia slams six African parliament leaders for visiting Israel

A day after a delegation of six African parliament speakers came to Israel, Mohamed Ennaceur, their Tunisian counterpart, condemned their visit and called it...

Breaking from tradition, PM to speak at 70th Independence Day ceremony

For the very first time, the main speaker at the annual Independence Day ceremony in Jerusalem will not be the Knesset Speaker, as Prime...

Edelstein slams Jordanian counterpart for praising Temple Mount terrorists

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein slammed Jordanian Parliament Speaker Atef Tarawneh for saying that the “martyrs sowed and watered the pure land.” Edelstein stated that...