Holocaust Gas Chambers At Sobibor Death Camp Discovered

“The most emotional moment was when we found, near the gas chambers, a wedding ring inscribed with a Hebrew wedding vow,” said archaeologist Haimi, whose relatives were murdered in the camp. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency  Jerusalem — September 17, 2014 … An archaeological dig in Poland has exposed the location of the gas chambers at the… Read More »

Israel Minister Yair Lapid Meets with Canadian Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem — September 15 … The following was communicated by the Israel Finance Minister’s media adviser to the Israel News Agency.  Finance Minister Yair Lapid, this afternoon in Tel Aviv, met with Canadian Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Minister Steven Blaney. The two men signed a Declaration of Intent between the Canadian… Read More »

Remembering 9/11 – Smoke, Tears, Islamic Jihad

9/11 – the end of innocence. Photo: Joel Leyden By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York … On a sun drenched, cool Autumn morning, within a period of two hours, the United States had lost its innocence, isolation and security. Islamic terrorists attacked multiple targets in the US murdering over 3,000 civilians. Four civilian… Read More »

Israel PM Netanyahu: We Mourn With US on 9/11, Support Fight Against ISIS

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem — September 11, 2014 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the 13th anniversary of the terror attacks on September 11th, 2001, with a moment of silence and a speech on the threat of Islamic terrorism. US Ambassador Dan Shapiro was in attendance. Addressing the 14th World Summit of the International Institute… Read More »

US – Israel Arrow 2 Missile Test Completed

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — The Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO) of DDR&D and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency conducted an intercept test of the Arrow 2 interceptor missile. The Arrow 2 is an operational system currently providing the Arrow Weapon System (AWS) with an interceptor engagement capability and the test… Read More »

UN Human Rights Council: “Forget Hamas Targeting Israeli Civilians”

UN Human Rights Council: Kill Jews, But Say Free Palestine! Special to Israel News Agency from Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Instead of investigating Hamas’ deliberate attacks on Israeli civilians and the use of Palestinian civilians as human shields, the UN decided to “investigate” Israel, a democracy exercising its legitimate right of self-defense. Throughout the… Read More »

Tel Aviv Innovation High Tech Festival Week

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Tel Aviv — September 9, 2014 … Tel Aviv’s largest international high-tech gathering, DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, will be taking place on September 13-20th, 2014. The festival will feature hundreds of startups, VC’s, angel investors and leading multinationals boasting top technological talent, the highest venture capital investments per capita… Read More »

Israel PM Netanyahu Meets Norway Foreign Minister Borge Brende

By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — September 8, 2014 … Communicated by the Israel Prime Minister’s office to the Israel News Agency.  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this morning met with Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende and told him at the start of their meeting: “You’re coming here at tumultuous times. I think there is… Read More »

Slain Journalist’s Family Challenges ISIS’s Leader To Debate On Koran

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Miami — September 5, 2014 … The family of Jewish journalist Steven Sotloff, the second American beheaded by Islamic State terrorists, issued a challenge to the leader of ISIS. A family spokesperson said on Wednesday that Steven was “a gentle soul”, and invited the group’s leader to a debate on the… Read More »