Here are stories making headlines in Israel:
Army thwarts suspected terror attack
I.D.F. soldiers have just thwarted what appears to be a terror attack against Israelis in the West Bank. A Palestinian suspect was arrested outside the Jewish community of Negohot near Hebron.
U.N. warns Gaza nearing ‘total collapse’
Following the Trump Administration’s controversial decision to slash nearly half its aid to the U.N.’s agency for Palestinian refugees, Israel offers $1b infrastructure proposal, funded with foreign dollars
Analyzing Naftali Bennett’s ‘Octopus Doctrine’
Dr. Danny Orbach, Military Historian; Dept. Of Asian Studies – Hebrew Univ. Of Jlem speaking at ILTV Studio about the speech, the Security Cabinet Minister outlined today in Tel Aviv about a new offensive against Iran at I.N.S.S.
Anti-America protest erupts in Bethlehem
A group of Palestinian protesters invaded a meeting in Bethlehem organized by the U.S. consulate and burned effigies of Trump and Pence.
Israel slams Irish B.D.S. Legislation
Israel slammed a controversial new Irish bill which would criminalize trade deals with any Israeli firms in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, or the Golan Heights. Prime Minister Netanyahu has already summoned Ireland’s Ambassador for an emergency meeting to discuss the bill.
Polish “righteous among the nations” honored
Yad Vashem has just honored a Polish family as righteous among the nations,” for saving Jewish lives during Hitler’s horrific “final solution.”
MK Oren Hazan suspended from Knesset
Infamous Lawmaker Knesset member Oren Hazan receives maximum punishment from the Government Ethics Committee of 6 months suspension from the Knesset.
Widening the marketplace
Roy Koren, owner and co-CEO of senior market speaking at ILTV Studio about the Israeli company that works to “lead the aging revolution”.
Way too close for comfort!
Two planes flying over Tel Aviv just had a very close call, nearly collide, until quick last-minute maneuvering saved them from instant disaster.
Israelis sue Lorde B.D.S. Boycotters
A couple of Israeli fans are suing an activist from New Zealand who allegedly convinced Lorde to drop the TLV show. The lawsuit is demanding $13K.
2,000-year-old Tu B’shvat present unearthed
Archaeological teams have now revealed an ancient system of pools and structures in the Jerusalem area as well as one of the oldest coins ever discovered in the region.
Partnering Art, Culture & History
Adi Yekutieli, curator for ‘This Is Possible’ spoke at the ILTV Studio about the exhibition at the Jewish Heritage Center in Jerusalem “this is possible” that shows how art and history are related.
Life on the red crater, Mitzpe Ramon
Six Israeli astronauts are about to find out what life would be like on Mars by simulating Mars’ conditions in Israel’s Negev Desert.
Hebrew word Of The Day: PREE | פרי = FRUIT
Learn a New Hebrew word every day. Today’s word is “Pree” which means “Fruit”
The Weather Forecast
Tonight should be clear to partly cloudy, with a rise in temperatures to a low of about forty-seven, or eight degrees Celsius. Then tomorrow is expected to be sunny and with an additional rise in temperatures, to the unseasonably warm high of about sixty-eight, or twenty degrees Celsius.
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