Anshel Pfeffer


Reality Show Seeks U.K.'s 'Best Jewish Mum'

By Anshel Pfeffer

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String of Terror Attacks in Southern Israel Kills Eight

By Anshel Pfeffer and Revital Levy-Stein and Yanir Yagna (Haaretz)

String of Terror Attacks in Southern Israel Kills Eight
Eight people were killed and many others wounded in a series of terrorist attacks on Israeli targets near the southern city of Eilat, close to the border with Egypt.Read More


Gaza-Bound Flotilla Slated To Set Sail Tuesday

By Barak Ravid, Danna Harman (Haaretz) and Anshel Pfeffer

Israel will not allow any ships to breach its blockade of the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his inner cabinet yesterday, during a discussion of the Gaza-bound flotilla expected to set sail tomorrow.Read More


Border Violence Cools, as Israel Refrains From Response to Rocket Attacks

By Anshel Pfeffer, Barak Ravid and Jack Khoury (Haaretz)

The latest round of Israel-Gaza violence, which included a direct hit on an Israeli school bus, intense Palestinian rocket and mortar fire, and IDF strikes that left 19 Hamas militants and two civilians dead over the weekend, appears to have come to a close, defense officials said on Sunday.Read More


Bibi to Biden: We Did Not Seek To Embarrass You Over Settlement Issue

By Barak Ravid, Avi Issacharoff, Anshel Pfeffer and Nir Hasson (Haaretz)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to alleviate new tensions with the United States on Tuesday, after an announcement that Israel will build 1,600 new homes in an ultra-Orthodox East Jerusalem neighborhood drew strong condemnation from the White House, and visiting U.S. Vice President Joe Biden.Read More






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