The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees, a UN agency solely dedicated to treating so-called Palestinian refugees, is suspending its activities in some refugee camps for a day due to threats and violence from the same Palestinians to whom they provide services.
Israeli forces were successful in capturing a Palestinian terror cell operating in the Shechem (Nablus) area that planned to kidnap an Israeli citizen and hold him in exchange for Palestinian terrorists incarcerated in Israeli prisons.
On Thursday evening November 28, 2013 (Thanksgiving Day!), the second night of Chanukah, American and Israeli families will join Israeli soldiers on the Chatmar Shomron Military Base to celebrate Chanukah and say “Thank You” to our beloved Israeli soldiers. This army base is just a short distance from Shechem, one of the most violent and dangerous Palestinian-run cities in Samaria, known in Arabic as Nablus.