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Poll: Israelis — Arab and Jewish — suspicious of human rights groups, distrusting of public institutions

(JNS.org) A majority of Israel’s citizens—86 percent of Israeli Jews and 55 percent of Israeli Arabs—are proud to be Israeli, according to the 2016 Israeli Democracy Index survey, commissioned by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) think tank. IDI President Yohanan Plesner submitted the report Monday to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. The study shows an increasing sense […]

Israeli security forces foil 180 shooting attacks across Judea and Samaria in 2016

(JNS.org) Israeli security forces have foiled about 180 shooting attacks across Judea and Samaria in 2016, a senior defense official revealed Sunday. The military and Shin Bet security agency have been collaborating closely to prevent such terrorist attacks, the official told the Walla news website. According to the official, the majority of terrorist cells behind the […]

Coin Dating Back to Maccabean Revolt Found

(ESFI Editorial Staff) Recently a coin dating back to Antiochus IV Epiphanes was discovered during routine maintenance in the Tower of David citadel. Epiphanies was the king who oppressed the Jewish people and attempted to erase the nation from the earth. It was under his reign that the Maccabean revolt took place, giving us what […]

Elementary Students in NY Encouraged to be “Freedom Fighters”

(ESFI Editorial Staff) Recently, a video capturing a Palestinian activist speaking to third-grade children in New York has gone viral. The video is encouraging them to grow up and become “freedom fighters for Palestine.” The video was taken on September 18, 2015, at the Beverly J. Martin Elementary School in Ithaca, New York. Various pro-Palestinian […]