And the sky turned a forbidding dark gray. It’s beyond improbable that a collection of parties so at-odds on the Palestinian issue and most everything else could muster the unity to defy ultra-Orthodox opposition on the national service issue. Terrorist groups and lone-wolf terrorists continue plotting possible attacks in Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza. He has nobody and nothing but his own worldview to answer to. Arutz Sheva – September 10, 2020, Yesha Chairman: Sovereignty Must Not Be Connected to Trump Peace Plan, Israel Needs an Anti-Propaganda Agency-NOW! US approves emergency use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in bid to end pandemic, White House threatening to fire FDA chief if vaccine not approved by end of day. In the preface to the Deal of the Century, the following quote appears: “We believe that if more Muslim and Arab countries normalize relations with Israel, it will help advance a just and fair resolution to the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians”. Why? Or he might just shrug, take out his umbrella, and go with Bennett. Phone: (212) 828-2424, Helen Freedman, z”l – Rhe Heart and Soul of AFSI, Wake up! Status yellow warnings are the standard weather advisory notices that are issued by Met Éireann. 1751 2nd Avenue And our minister of water, a stern and tight-lipped man, smiled and told us that the lean years were over. A Palestinian state is on the way!, by Yehudit Katsover and Nadia Matar. A veritable Biblical deluge, lasting many days and many nights. There’s a word for that. And he reckons it has served him pretty well thus far. Doubtless because these three men are allies whose judgment he respects, rather than as a deliberate effort to infuriate Israel, second term Obama has now named — in John Kerry, Chuck Hagel and John Brennan — a secretary of state, a secretary of defense and a CIA director of whom Netanyahu will be wary. Each of them can be relied upon to push for a deal, almost any deal, with Iran, and to stand firmly against a resort to force under almost any circumstances. Israel's Meteorological Service in Beit Dagan on Sunday issued a travel warning, saying heavy rains are expected over Sunday and Monday, which may … New York, NY 10128-5363 The Gaza Strip is preparing, too. At this time when so many feel isolated, here’s a Hanukkah gift that connects you and those you care about to Israel, the Jewish people and to one another. © 2020 The Times of Israel , All Rights Reserved, US President Barack Obama talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu while walking from the Oval Office to the South Lawn Drive of the White House, after their meeting May 20, 2011. Flood warnings have been issued in southern Israel. That’s why we come to work every day - to provide discerning readers like you with must-read coverage of Israel and the Jewish world. Bible verses related to Warning Before Destruction from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance - Sort By Book Order . They got the placebo — should they be next in line for vaccine? September 8, 2015. And credible word is that Iran is potentially all of two months away from that red line set by Netanyahu of enough 20% enriched uranium for one bomb. You’ve got to be kidding. The “natural” ideological and traditional partners to his own Likud-Beytenu are the ultra-Orthodox Shas and United Torah Judaism parties, and Naftali Bennett’s Jewish Home — a collection of parties which will likely hold a handy Knesset majority between them. And the rains poured down upon the parched holy land. At the other end of the spectrum, a fairly substantial swathe of the electorate will still vote with the disunited doves, for one of the Yachimovich-Livni-Lapid trinity — despite their infighting, despite Shelly Yachimovich’s policy lacunae on Iran, the region and the Palestinians, despite Tzipi Livni’s disagreeable habit of flouncing off home when she doesn’t get her way, and despite Yair Lapid’s inexperience. (Vayeshev), A picture from Iran that’s worth a thousand warnings about the JCPOA. Netanyahu could also try to supplement this grouping with Lapid’s Yesh Atid and/or the far more troublesome Livni’s Hatnua. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, and local government facilities. Sandstorm Engulfs Israel, Prompting Health Warning Seniors, young children and pregnant women urged to stay inside; storm kills 2 in Lebanon and 6 in Syria. Many of these are purchased overseas and many are indigenous designs. Any port in a storm, Netanyahu might choose to respond. It seems that the agreement with the Emirates and other Gulf states is leading us directly in this dangerous direction. What if you were paid to get the COVID-19 vaccine? Free Sign Up. The average tornado warning is sounded 13 minutes before touchdown. Tropical Storm Eta has arrived A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for all of South Florida and the Treasure Coast as Tropical Storm Eta brings heavy rain, gusty winds, and dangerous storm … The former CIA director who drew up the US ’kill list’ criticizing the assassination of Iran’s Fakhridazeh? Despite Netanyahu’s best efforts to placate the settler movement by promising building, building and more building over the Green Line, including in the hot-button E1 area — promises that have driven Israel’s various defenders, ambassadors and lobbyists to distraction — a goodly proportion of our electorate has been tempted further rightward by the untested and thus unsullied Jewish Home’s vision of expanded settlements and wide West Bank sovereignty, and never mind the consequent collapse of support for Israel worldwide, even among most of Diaspora Jewry. The worst of the “Perfect Storm” strikes the bewildered England coast, described by weather experts as a “once in a 100 year freak of nature.” August 24, 1992 ACTION AGAINST ISRAEL: Round six of the Madrid Peace effort begins in Washington D.C. with a new Israeli leader, Rabin at the helm. It’s the one in which an obdurate, sometimes insensitive right-wing Israeli leadership smashes into a confident, frequently wrong-headed and far more powerful American administration. Israel’s meteorological service issued a weather warning, highlighting a risk of flash flooding in the east of the country and the coastal and lowland … Curiously, a president who has pledged to stop Iran and ruled out containment has chosen to surround himself with some of the politicians most likely to counsel him to rule it back in. I hope you made the most of it. David Horovitz is the founding editor of The Times of Israel. Ezekiel 3:17-19 - Son of man, I have made thee a watchman unto the house of Israel: therefore hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me. Israel seized the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built a far-flung network of settlements that house nearly 700,000 Jewish settlers. So our connections through shared values, ideas and discussion are now more important than ever. Jerusalem (CNN) Israel's military went on a propaganda offensive against Iran and Hezbollah using social media to drastically increase tensions … The Meteorological Service also warned of potential floods in the nearby Judean Desert and elsewhere in southern Israel. Meteoalarm provides up-to-the minute severe weather warnings for 30 European countries. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, and local government facilities. It’s not so easy to visit Israel - or, in many cases, each other - this year. It’s all a bit awkward for local Jews, and their renditions of Maoz Tzur and holiday prayers use a fascinating workaround, Jacob jumps to the obvious conclusion when he sees his son’s bloody coat, but what if he’d entertained the possibility that Joseph was yet alive? Broadly speaking, Obama’s course is set. Until now, El Niño couldn’t be predicted more than six months ahead of time. The United States has just reelected Barack Obama, a president who in his first term ensured the maintenance of Israel’s military strategic advantage, stood by Israel at critical diplomatic junctures, and assured Israel and the world of his “unshakable” solidarity with the Jewish state. We are more than ever concerned these days, in light of the political process, the deceptive reports and announcements in the media. The message appears in startling detail in the Book of Deuteronomy with an additional warning for the Jews. 10:50. The storm that ripped through the region this week, wreaking havoc on the Jersey shore, crippling New York’s transit system, and throwing nearly all of us into darkness, is being described as a “freak.” Indeed, the extent of the likely storm damage will depend in good part on the nature of his coalition. At a time when so many feel isolated, here’s a Hanukkah gift that connects you and those you care about to Israel, the Jewish people and to one another. With a relationship that goes all the way to the civilizational level, this agreement is nothing short of momentous, On same-sex couples in the Orthodox Jewish community, ’It is not good for a person to be alone’ – regardless of their sexuality. Updated 1:46 PM ET, Fri October 25, 2019 A "Medicane," or hurricane-like storm in the Mediterranean, spins near the coasts of Egypt and Israel on Thursday. Netanyahu’s course is less certain. Israel's Interior Ministry on Tuesday warned of extreme weather conditions. Why invite in so much of the opposition, Likud members might ask, when we’ve just won the elections? Such a coalition, furthermore, also might infuriate Netanyahu’s own Likud party and its voters, who might reasonably feel threatened by that strong center-left government component. Violence can occur in Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza without warning. God's Final Warning to America. A Times of Israel Community gift membership entitles your recipient to one full year of membership benefits, at a special, discounted price. We were wet, and it was wonderful. The Orthodox monopoly on Judaism in Israel, exemplified by the intolerant treatment meted out to the Women of the Wall, may be minor news here, but it’s deeply damaging to Israel’s standing among the overwhelming majority of American Jews who happen not to be Orthodox. However, Netanyahu would probably quite like to consign Bennett’s rival Jewish Homers to the opposition benches — a move that would be applauded abroad, and would bring the coalition closer to the Israeli middle ground, but one that would narrow his remaining options dramatically. John Brennan disputes Israel’s right to defend itself. 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Israeli tourists leave a flydubai plane which departed from Ben-Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv and landed in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Nov. 8, 2020. Hezbollah is armed and ready to the north, Hamas rearming to the south. For as little as $6 a month you can help support our quality journalism while enjoying The Times of Israel AD-FREE, as well as accessing exclusive content available only to Times of Israel Community members. On coming out, finding a partner, tying the knot, and having children. The Islamists are on the rise in Egypt and Jordan. Mahmoud Abbas, who is endorsing “reconciliation” with Gaza’s ruthless extremists, has won something akin to statehood from the UN, in a vote where all of eight countries — four of which I defy you to find on a map — stood with Israel. Arab nations, fed up with waiting for a divided, incompetent PA to get its act together, will continue to pursue their own best interests, Usually, we light Hanukkah candles as long as people are out and about, but this year, with people isolated at home, we needed a new way to share our light with others. This week’s suggestions that Obama is convinced he understands far better than Netanyahu where Israel’s interests lie are nothing new; he has always been convinced he understands far better than Netanyahu where Israel’s interests lie — and that few of them are to be found beyond the pre-1967 lines. And that’s when the clouds will gather in earnest. And when the snow and the snowmen and the snowrockets had melted away, we emerged to find the Sea of Galilee revived, healthy, swollen. Popular hiking trails and tourist spots in the Judean desert are also being closed. 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But there’s no telling whether that unlikely coalition could be welded together, and it’s hard to see how it could long survive with budget battles and a law on national service among the new government’s first orders of business. It was a mini-miracle. Arutz Sheva – September 10, 2020, Contact But it is difficult to envision Labor — which pulled out of the last Netanyahu coalition, remember, and whose leader has sworn she won’t join the next one — living long and cheerfully in such an alliance. Email:  info@afsi.org He also refused Israel’s pleas to give the Iranians an ultimatum on halting their nuclear weapons drive, self-defeatingly elevated the issue of settlements to an insurmountable obstacle to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, and conceived a growing irritation with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s perceived efforts to undermine him anywhere possible, and notably on Capitol Hill. El Niño couldn ’ t put up a paywall discounted price in.! 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