Jerusalem – Yaalon Denies Reports Israel Spied On US Handling Of Iran Negotiations

Jerusalem – Israeli officials on Tuesday denied a report that the country spied on the United States’ handling of sensitive negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program, moving to contain a new crisis that threatened to deepen a widening rift between the two allies. Read more

Diplomat: Obama Seeking ‘Revenge’ on Netanyahu

US-Israel relations have been especially tense over the past several days, with US President Barack Obama giving a particularly cold reception to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s re-election last week. Read more

Report: Israel Spied on Iran Negotiations To Lobby Congress Against Nuclear Deal

Israel spied on closed-door nuclear talks between the United States and Iran last year in order to build a case against the impending deal, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Read more

MK Shaked Tells President Obama To Back Off

In an interview last week US President Barack Obama warned that the White House was “evaluating its options” vis-a-vis imposing a two-state solution to end the Arab-Israeli conflict. Read more

Israeli Anti-Drug Agency Seeks Faster Granting of Medical Marijuana Permits

The Anti-Drug and Alcohol Authority this week launched a radio-ad campaign calling for quicker granting of permits for the use of medical marijuana. Read more

Shootings, Rock Throwing and Car Attack Leave 4 Wounded

Most Israelis may have work off as they go to vote on Tuesday, but Arab terrorism apparently didn’t take the day off; shots were fired at IDF soldiers in an Arab majority neighborhood of Jerusalem, and another soldier was wounded in what seems to have been a car attack attempt. Read more

100,000 At Nationalist Rally, Say Organizers

Organizers of the nationalist rally in Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square estimated that 100,000 people are attending it. Read more

Senate Majority Leader Warns A ‘Very Bad’ Iran Deal Is Close

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended on Sunday the letter he and 46 other Republican senators sent to Iran’s leaders on Monday, in which they informed Iranian leaders that any deal they sign with the Obama Administration would serve only as an executive agreement that could be revoked by a future president. Read more

‘President Obama Does Not Love Israel’

Actor Jon Voight has released a video voicing his support for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his disdain for President Barack Obama. Read more