How Mossad Caught ‘The Butcher of Riga’

50 years ago today, on March 7 1965, headlines announced that the body of Herberts Cukurs – the “Butcher of Riga” who was involved in the murder of 30,000 Latvian Jews in the Holocaust and escaped trial by fleeing to Brazil – had been found inside a crate in Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay. Read more

Akunis: Dagan Has Personal Vendetta Against Netanyahu

Deputy Environmental Protection Minister Ofir Akunis (Likud) sharply criticized former Mossad chief Meir Dagan on Sunday, after the latter smeared Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu at a leftist rally with some 30,000 in attendance Saturday night. Read more

Police Question Man Who Posed As Doctor For 4 Months At Haifa Hospital

A man who posed as a doctor and patrolled the wards of a Haifa hospital undetected for some four months was finally caught on Thursday morning. Read more

Car Terror Attack Near Border Police Base In Jerusalem

ZAKA reported Friday morning that a rampage terror attack occurred a short time ago near the Border Patrol’s base in the Shimon HaTzadik neighborhood in Jerusalem. Read more

Rabbi Mazuz to PM: You Should ‘Rise’ In The Elections

Rabbi Meir Mazuz, head of the Kiseh Rahamim Yeshiva and a leader of Sephardic Jews of North African origin, has issued a note strengthening Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s hand in dealing with serious security issues, such as Iran’s attempts to achieve nuclear weapons. Read more

State Department Says Netanyahu Twisted Kerry’s Words In Speech To Congress

The State Department accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of taking congressional testimony by Secretary of State John Kerry out of context in Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress Tuesday. Read more

‘Obama Is Afraid Bibi Will Expose Iran Coverup’

Attorney Marc Zell, Co-Chair of Republicans Abroad Israel, said Tuesday that the harsh statements by US President Barack Obama ahead of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s speech before the two houses of Congress indicate that Obama is under pressure. Read more

Report: Obama Has Cut Intelligence Cooperation with Israel

In response to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s opposition to the nuclear deal he warns threatens Israel’s very existence, US President Barack Obama’s administration has reportedly cut American intelligence cooperation with Israel. Read more

Netanyahu Tells AIPAC That US-Israel Alliance Strong, World Must Not Let Iran Go Nuclear

Washington – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted Monday that despite recent differences with the Obama administration over a looming nuclear deal with Iran the alliance between his country and the Unites States was “stronger than ever.” Read more

Anti-Israel Protesters Stage Sit-In Amid Netanyahu Visit

Anti-Israel protesters donned Benjamin Netanyahu masks and smeared their hands with fake blood for a Sunday sit-in against the Israeli prime minister in Washington.

Activists led by the radical CODEPINK group demonstrated outside the pro-Israel AIPAC lobby’s annual conference at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Read more