Israel’s parliament on Wednesday toughened a law requiring a public referendum on potential land-for-peace deals involving withdrawals from land annexed by Israel.
Israel’s Air Force attacked 29 sites in the Gaza Strip after more than 40 rockets and mortars were fired from Gaza at communities in southern Israel.
British Prime Minister David Cameron told Israeli lawmakers that his country would work against international boycotts and sanctions against Israel.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., received a $10 million grant from the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation.
Jewish leaders in New York issued a statement saying the debate on Israel in the Jewish community must be conducted with respect.