After Belgian police arrested Mohamed Abrini on suspicion of being the “man in the hat” seen with the Brussels airport suicide bombers, the terrorist admitted they planned to attack passengers waiting to board flights to the US, Russia and Israel.
In devastating terrorist attacks in Brussels, apparently carried out by Muslims possibly tied with ISIS, 34 people were killed and scores were wounded. Europe is in lockdown as it braces for further attacks.
The Indo-Israel vegetable center of excellence in India has boosted the annual number of seedlings grown from half a million in 2011 to six million in 2015, and Israel’s Technion Institute has built a safe drinking supply water system in a village school in northern Ethiopia.
French Jews living in America are furious over comments made by France’s ambassador to the US Gérard Araud when, in comments after the Paris terror attacks, he seemingly differentiated between Jewish and "ordinary" French citizens.
As New York City ramped up security in the wake of last Friday’s deadly assault by ISIS in Paris, former Mossad chief Shabtai Shavit said that deploying armed guards at cafes, theaters and shops, as is done in Israel, would be advisable for the US and European countries.
Because the world failed to rise up against terrorism directed against Israel beginning in the 1970s, the type of terrorism witnessed last Friday across Paris, killing more than 130 people, has been allowed to propagate, Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said.
The relativism when it comes to terrorism against Israelis is not only problematic for Israel. Israel and the West are fighting the same enemy — radical Islam. It is impossible to win a war when you refuse even to name the enemy.
Annika Hernroth-Rothstein slammed the reaction by Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström to the terrorist attacks in Paris after she linked the massacre perpetrated by ISIS terrorists to Palestinian suffering, indicating that Israel was to blame.
Terror attacks committed against Israelis are the same as committed against any other target, Netanyahu stressed, and called on the world to condemn acts of terrorism against Israelis just as they condemn them elsewhere.