Arab hospitality in Abu Ghosh Photo YouTube screenshot Israel21cdotcome channel LOGOAs multiple fires continue to burn and thousands of people are evacuated, Israelis across the country are coming together to help those in need. In many cases, Israeli Arabs are opening their doors to Israeli Jews.

Twitter meme claiming Israel fires caused by attempts to quiet public Islamic calls to prayer Photo Twitter account at sarmadeia CAPTIONAs fires rage throughout Israel, nations are sending tangible support to extinguish the flames. Online, however, Islamists have ignited a prevailing narrative that celebrates the infernos, calling them Allah's judgment. Some see this rhetoric as a direct challenge to the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.

Wildfire montage Photos YouTube screenshots luliCata85 channel LOGOWildfires are erupting in widely separate locations across Israel and among Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria. Not one Palestinian community has been affected. As surveillance cameras capture an arsonist starting one blaze, officials here suspect a new form of Islamist terrorism is behind the flames.

Rivlin greeted in India by PM Narendra Modi Photo Israeli GPO Mark Neiman LOGOAs Israeli President Reuven Rivlin winds up his trip to India, his nonchalant courage and familiarity with issues that matter to his host, a nation of 1.3 billion is impressed by his chutzpah. Rivlin's nudge might be enough to adjust New Delhi's ship of state to sail with Jerusalem. Indian journalist, Kanchan Gupta reports.

Netanyahu and Erdogan Photos YouTube screenshots IsraelPm and Ruptly TV channels LOGOAs Israel and Egypt renew diplomatic ties, significant differences remain between the two states. As one ambassador arrives in Tel Aviv and the other in Ankara, both are walking on eggshells.

Donald J Trump US President elect Photo YouTube screenshot CNN channel LOGOAs President, will Trump have the authority to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish State of Israel. Julian Ku, a Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law, says there is no doubt: he will have that authority; and that he just might use it.

Israeli Maj Gen res Giora Eiland | Photo: YouTube screenshot TAUVOD channel; and Abbas Netanyahu | Photo: Israeli GPOFor 24 years both Israel and Palestinian negotiators have been constrained to one model for peace: a two-state solution. As both sides reject this option, and as Donald J. Trump assumes the office of the US Presidency, there is a unique opportunity to consider other solutions, other paradigms for peace.

Sheikh Abdullah Tamimi speaks at a seminar on relations between Jews and Arabs in the Gush Etzion area 2 August 2016 Photo Gatestone Institute CAPTIONEDUnknown to most the world, there are thousands of Palestinians who are disgusted with their governments' anti-Israel rhetoric and glorification of terrorists who murder Israelis. It is not easy to speak out. But some do, including Sheikh Abdullah Tamimi from Hebron.

Rabbi Sacks on You Want it Darker by Leonard Cohen Photo Rabbi Sacks Facebook Page LOGOKnowing his life was coming to a close, Leonard Cohen wrote, performed and published a remarkable swansong called, "You Want it Darker." The "You" is God. How Cohen responds to this statement and the reality of evil in our world is a remarkable challenge to all who suffer and wonder why. Contemplating these things in a hotel room in New York, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks shared his thoughts in this video.

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IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot at the citation ceremony on Wed 16 Nov 2016 Photo IDF Spokesperson LOGOIsrael's Sayeret Matkal, "the Unit," has been called "the most effective counterterrorism force in the world." Famous for stiletto-like operations throughout Israel's modern history, it remains a key weapon in the Jewish State's military forces.

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