Congressional Spending Bill OKs Israel Defense Aid

The massive spending bill passed by Congress includes defense assistance for Israel along with tightened oversight of Palestinian funding and Iran nuclear talks.

Israel Names Officer Accused of Killing Palestinian Teen With Live Fire

An Israeli Border Police officer indicted for the killing of a Palestinian teen during a Nakba Day protest in the West Bank has been named.

Juderia: A night-time scene in the historic district of Córdoba, Spain

Revisions to Spain's Sephardic Law Make It 'Meaningless'

Spain’s Sephardic citizenship law has been revised — and Israelis are not happy about it. They say the legislation now amounts to an empty gesture.

U.N. Upgrade: Mahmoud Abbas won a U.N. upgrade for the status of the Palestinian Authority in 2012.

Netanyahu: Israel Will Rebuff U.N. Moves Towards Palestinian State

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would tell U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry that Israel will rebuff any moves at the United Nations to set a timeframe for a withdrawal from territory Palestinians seek for state.

Will Michael Oren Run in Upcoming Israeli Elections?

Former Israeli envoy to the United States Michael Oren has not decided whether he will become a candidate on any political party’s list in Israel’s upcoming elections.