- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 04 09:21 PM
Israel used a controversial decades-old form of detention without trial against an alleged Jewish extremist for the first time, following an outcry over the death of a Palestinian toddler in an arson attack. The use of "administrative detention", which has previously been applied to Palestinians, came as authorities arrested another suspected Jewish extremist and extended the detention of the ...
- CNN.comAug 04 09:03 AM
Israel has not enjoyed one day of peace with its neighbors since its independence in 1948. Many Arab and Muslim states have maintained an economic and political boycott against Israel for decades.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsAug 04 10:21 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — The arrest of a well-known Jewish extremist marks Israel's first concrete step in its new "zero tolerance" approach toward what the government describes as Jewish terrorism. A recent pair of attacks brought into the open long-standing fears about a radicalized and ultraconservative fringe that had been operating below the radar but now appears to be intensifying its violence.
- BBC NewsAug 04 05:38 PM
Israel takes the unusual step of jailing a suspected Jewish militant without trial following the death of a Palestinian infant in an arson attack.
- BloombergAug 04 05:36 PM
Israel and the Gulf Arab nations that agree on very little about the Mideast briefly found themselves in accord on one thing: the dangers of the Iran nuclear deal.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsAug 04 10:55 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister has signed an order that will keep a Jewish extremist in jail for six months without charges or trial.
- NBC NEWSAug 04 07:22 AM
Israel has arrested a right-wing Jewish activist who is the grandson of the late ultra-Zionist Meir Kahane.
- Benzinga via Yahoo! FinanceAug 03 07:25 AM
Israel-based Teva Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: TEVA ) last week said it will pay $40.5 billion for Allergan (NYSE: AGN )'s generic drugs unit, a deal that sent shares of both companies higher on the week. ...
- UPIAug 04 10:54 AM
Ed Adamczyk TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- The grandson of right-wing Jewish activist Rabbi Meir Kahane was arrested late Monday on charges of "involvement in an extremist Jewish organization."
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 04 08:42 AM
An Israeli court Tuesday ordered the head of a Jewish extremist group to remain in custody after his arrest following the burning to death of a Palestinian baby, judicial sources said. The court in Nazareth in northern Israel extended Meir Ettinger's detention until at least Sunday, the sources said. Ettinger, whose grandfather Meir Kahane founded the racist anti-Arab movement Kach, was arrested...
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