Israel Earthquake Search, Rescue Teams Arrive In Italy

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — August 26, 2016 … IsraAID has arrived at Italy’s earthquake epicenter with a 20 member team of Search and Rescue, Relief and Trauma Specialists. IsraAID is an Israeli-based humanitarian aid agency that responds to emergency crises and engages in international development around the world. The Israel… Read More »

Israel: Turkey Needs To Think Twice Before Criticizing Us

By Israel News Agency Staff Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs: “The normalization of our relations with Turkey does not mean that we will remain silent in the face of its baseless condemnations. Israel will continue to defend its civilians from all rocket fire on our territory, in accordance with international law and our conscience.”  “Turkey… Read More »

Nefesh B’Nefesh To Fly 233 Immigrants To Israel, 75 Enter IDF

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 11, 2016 … North Americans are again illustrating their love for Israel but for 233 of them it will not be through sending donations. This coming Tuesday they will leave New York’s JFK airport to settle in their ancient, biblical homeland. These proud Jews will arrive… Read More »

50 US National Security Experts: “Trump Is Dangerous”

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 9, 2016 … Donald Trump’s meltdown inside his own party was further illustrated Monday when 50 senior national security officials who have served under GOP administrations going back to that of Richard Nixon warned Trump “would be the most reckless president in American history.” “None… Read More »

Netanyahu To Obama: Don’t Play With Israel’s Military Aid

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 25, 2016 … The following was communicated by the Israel Prime Ministers Office to the Israel News Agency: “The Acting Head of the National Security Council, Brig. Gen. (Res.) Jacob Nagel, will head to Washington on July 31, 2016, for meetings with his White House… Read More »

As Turkey Stabilizes, Israel And Cyprus Discuss Security Cooperation

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 24, 2016 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the following statement today from his office in Jerusalem at the start of his meeting with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades: “Cyprus and Israel are two small democracies in the eastern Mediterranean. We also share common challenges,… Read More »

Netanyahu: Israel Stands With Germany After Tragic Shootings

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — July 23, 2016 … The following statement was communicated by the Israel Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. “Israel sends condolences to Germany over the murder of innocent citizens in the tragic shooting attack that occurred in Munich on Friday and wishes the wounded a quick… Read More »

Over 200 French Jews Make Aliya To Israel 

Chairman of The Jewish Agency Natan Sharansky greets new Israeli citizens.  By Israel News Agency Staff Tel Aviv, Israel — July 22, 2016 … More than 200 French Jews arrived in Israel today (Wednesday, July 20) aboard a special Aliyah (immigration) flight organized by The Jewish Agency for Israel in partnership with the Ministry of… Read More »

Over 200 North Americans Prepare To Make Aliya This Week

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 17, 2016 … Nefesh B’Nefesh, Israel’s respected immigration organization, appears to be making history as they arrange for over 2,000 North Americans to move to Israel this summer. Over 220 North Americans will emigrate from the US and Canada and move to Israel together on a Nefesh… Read More »

Israel Condemns Attack In Nice – Asks Why France Meets With Hezbollah

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 15, 2016 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today, issued the following statement regarding last night’s Islamic terror attack in Nice, France. “Israel condemns in the strongest terms last night’s horrific attack in Nice. We are again reminded that terrorism can strike anywhere and must… Read More »