Daniel Lewin, an elite Israeli soldier, was the first victim of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, stabbed in business class on American Airlines flight 11, as he tried to fight the hijackers.
EU Policy Chief Catherine Ashton arrived Saturday in Tehran for bridge-building discussions on nuclear sanctions. On the same day, an Iranian ship carrying weapons designated for Hamas - intercepted on Wednesday by the IDF - landed at an Israeli port.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is currently in the U.S., and today he addressed the 2014 American Israel Policy Affairs Committee-AIPAC Policy Conference. The Israeli leader reiterated his warning about the danger of a nuclear Iran, demanded Palestinian recognition of the Jewish state and declared that he "will never gamble" with security."