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Houthi Drone Attack Hits Tel Aviv; Israel Probes if U.S. Consulate Targeted
Houthi Drone Attack Hits Tel Aviv; Israel Probes if U.S. Consulate Targeted

Early on Friday morning, a drone loaded with explosives and manufactured in Iran, launched by the Iran-backed Houthis in Yemen, struck an apartment building in central Tel Aviv near the U.S. consulate. The attack killed an Israeli man and injured at least eight others.

Israel Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Reject Palestinian State
Israel Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Reject Palestinian State

Israel’s parliament (the Knesset) has voted overwhelmingly to reject a Palestinian state, even if that state were part of a negotiated settlement with the Jewish nation, the Times of Israel (TOI) reports.

US, Israel, and Palestinian Authority Hold Secret Talks on Gaza War
US, Israel, and Palestinian Authority Hold Secret Talks on Gaza War

Senior representatives from the US, Israel, and the Palestinian Authority met in Tel Aviv last week for secret talks on reopening the Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza as part of a hostage and ceasefire deal, the Axios news outlet reports exclusively.

Biden Says Saudi Arabia Wants to “Fully Recognize” Israel
Biden Says Saudi Arabia Wants to “Fully Recognize” Israel

US President Joe Biden said this week that Saudi Arabia wants to “fully recognize” Israel in exchange for American weaponry should it need to defend itself against other Arab nations or Iran, the Times of Israel (TOI) reported. 

Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Artifacts They Say Prove Israelites’ arrival in the Promised Land
Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Artifacts They Say Prove Israelites’ arrival in the Promised Land

Archaeologists excavating in central Israel have uncovered 3,200-year-old artifacts, which they believe provide evidence that the Biblical story recounting the arrival of the Israelites in the Promised Land following their Exodus from Egypt is true.

France: Nearly 40% of French Jews Are Now Considering Immigration to Israel, “60,000 People Could Arrive in Israel Tomorrow Morning”
France: Nearly 40% of French Jews Are Now Considering Immigration to Israel, “60,000 People Could Arrive in Israel Tomorrow Morning”

Nearly 40% of French Jews are considering immigration to Israel after a far-left, pro-Hamas party won the most seats in France’s recent elections, Israel’s Committee for Immigration, Absorption, and Diaspora Affairs has been told.

Netanyahu To Meet Biden Amid Concerns Over Israel’s Future (Worthy News Focus)
Netanyahu To Meet Biden Amid Concerns Over Israel’s Future (Worthy News Focus)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House as Israel prepares for a possible all-out war with Lebanon-based Hezbollah and faces ongoing military challenges in Gaza to crush Hamas and threats from other nations.

International Court of Justice to Deliver Opinion on Israeli Policies in “Occupied Palestinian Territory”
International Court of Justice to Deliver Opinion on Israeli Policies in “Occupied Palestinian Territory”

The International Court of Justice (also known as the World Court) has announced it will deliver its requested opinion on the “Legal Consequences arising from the Policies and Practices of Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territory” on July 19, Reuters reports. 

Israel Electric Company Launches Drill to Prepare for Power Outages in War With Hezbollah
Israel Electric Company Launches Drill to Prepare for Power Outages in War With Hezbollah

Amid ongoing concern that deadly rocket attacks by Iran-backed Hezbollah on northern Israel will escalate into a full-blown war, the Israel Electric Company (IEC) on Tuesday launched a drill to prepare the country for outages that may be caused by incoming missiles, Ynet News reports.

Israel ‘Ready and Preparing for Next Stage’ As War Looming Against Hezbollah
Israel ‘Ready and Preparing for Next Stage’ As War Looming Against Hezbollah

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) are ‘ready and preparing for the next stage in Lebanon,’ stated Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Herzi Halevi on Sunday evening. Earlier today, Israel struck multiple Hezbollah targets across Lebanon. Over the past week, the IDF conducted an intensive drill to prepare for conflict with the terrorist organization.

Palestinian Authority Official Accuses Hamas of Hiding Among Gaza Civilians in War Against Israel
Palestinian Authority Official Accuses Hamas of Hiding Among Gaza Civilians in War Against Israel

The Palestinian Authority, which governs parts of the West Bank, has accused the Hamas terror group of hiding among Gaza civilians to protect itself in its ongoing war against Israel, the Times of Israel (TOI) reports.

Israel Hits Syria, Killing 1 Soldier After Syrian Drones Approach Eilat
Israel Hits Syria, Killing 1 Soldier After Syrian Drones Approach Eilat

Israel’s military confirmed Sunday that it struck “a Syrian military command center and infrastructure sites” after Syria targeted Israel with drones.

’90 Killed’ As Israeli Strike Targets Hamas Leadership (Worthy News In-depth)
’90 Killed’ As Israeli Strike Targets Hamas Leadership (Worthy News In-depth)

Israel said Saturday it targeted the Hamas leadership in an attack in southern Gaza that killed at least 90 people, including children, according to Hamas-linked officials.

US Sending Half Of Promises Bombs To Israel (Worthy News Focus)
US Sending Half Of Promises Bombs To Israel (Worthy News Focus)

Israel was anxiously anticipating the arrival of desperately needed American ammunition on Thursday after U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration ordered the release of around half the heavy bombs it held up due to worries over civilian casualties during Israel’s military action in Gaza’s southern city of Rafah.

US To Close Controversial Gaza Pier (Worthy News Investigation)
US To Close Controversial Gaza Pier (Worthy News Investigation)

The U.S. military’s humanitarian pier off the coast of wartorn Gaza will close, U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration confirmed Thursday, following an outcry over the $230 million project.