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Ouch! Israeli police accidentally knock over unsuspecting passerby with jet of water as she crosses the street in front of protesting orthodox Jews
The hi-power water cannon was being used in an attempt to disperse the group of activists in Jerusalem, who were protesting army conscription in their country.
Incredibly well-preserved remains of a 1,500-year-old Christian mosaic are uncovered in the ruins of an ancient monastery in Israel
The find (left) was made in?the coastal city of Ashdod, by a team of researchers from Tel Aviv University and Leipzig University.
REVEALED: The secret Israeli commando operation that discovered ISIS could turn laptops into bombs and led to US airline ban
A secret operation by Israeli special forces in Syria found out that ISIS terrorists were working on transforming laptops into bombs. Donald Trump controversially told Russia about the intel.
Israeli deputy foreign minister criticized by PM Netanyahu for suggesting American Jews lack patriotism because most ‘don't have children in the US military'
Asked about criticism of Israel by US Jews, Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely questioned if 'people that never send their children to fight for their country' understand the Middle East.
Israeli Jew sparks outrage by posing for pictures and displaying Hebrew words at Muslim holy sites around the world but insists he's doing it 'with dignity and love'?
Russian-born Jew Ben Tzion, 31, has visited mosques in Iran, Lebanon, Jordan and Saudi Arabia, where he snapped photos at Mosque of the Prophet in Medina.
Falklands Islands to be protected by ￡78m missile shield after Argentina signs contract to buy new fighter jets?
British defence chiefs have bought the Sky Sabre missile shield to protect the Falklands, which uses pioneering technology, as Argentina bolsters its air force with more planes.
Mystery of who wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls may FINALLY be revealed after the discovery of 2,200-year-old skeletons linked to a celibate Jewish brotherhood
Remains found in the West bank's Qumran region suggest the Dead Sea Scrolls (stock images) were linked to a mysterious ancient Jewish group known as the?Essenes.
Trump administration threatens to shut Palestine's Washington DC offices unless they enter serious negotiations with Israel
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson determined Palestinians had violated a law which deters Palestinians from referring Israelis to the International Criminal Court.
Anti-Semitic airline: German foreign minister complains about Kuwait Airways after it banned an Israeli from boarding a flight?
Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt.
City of the dead: The $50m catacombs being built under Jerusalem for 22,000 bodies due to huge demand from Jews who believe they will be resurrected first if they are buried there?
The crypts, which are buried under a mountain to the north-west of Jerusalem, will feature a 150-yard elevator shaft and tunnels half a mile long.
Bungling ex-DfID minister Priti Patel claims she's been inundated with SUPPORT after Theresa May forced her to resign in disgrace
Miss Patel was speaking after attending the Armistice Day service in her constituency of Witham - just days after she resigned over a scandal involving meetings with Israeli officials.
May's meltdown: PM loses SECOND Cabinet minister in a WEEK as 'sorry' Priti Patel is summoned home from Africa and forced to quit over secret meetings with Israeli politicians
Priti Patel is savouring her last few hours of ministerial office tonight after the PM ordered her home from an Africa tour to be sacked.
Israel launches plan to become the world's third biggest exporter of medicinal cannabis - enough to supply the ENTIRE US and earn $1.1bn a year
Breath of Life Pharma (BOL) has built a one-million-square-foot facility in central Israel, which will produce 80 tons of medical cannabis per year, said CEO?Dr Tamir Gedo.
Foreign Office 'leaked details of trip', Priti Patel's allies claim: Friends say department did not pass details to Downing Street despite learning of the meetings in August?
Friends point out the Foreign Office learned of the meetings in August but did not apparently pass on the information to Downing Street, which was blind-sided by media reports on the issue.
Former Israeli Prime Minister put Harvey Weinstein in contact with the ex-spy agency Black Cube that helped movie mogul stop sexual assault accusers from going public?
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak (pictured) put Harvey Weinstein in contact with Black Cube last year, but says he did not know what the movie mogul wanted to hire the firm for.
Fears government is on the brink of collapse after loss of second Cabinet minister in a week – as ousted Priti Patel sticks the knife in by warning May: 'I'll be thorn in your side on Brexit'
The international development secretary, once tipped as a Tory leader, was forced to resign after details emerged of another meeting with a senior Israeli official.
'We have a massage and we need it quiet': Tory peer Lord Polak dodges reporter's questions about setting up Priti Patel's secret Israel meetings by heading into gym?
Lord Polak was filmed awkwardly shuffling through the corridors of the building's gym, as he tried to flee from the TV crew, and had to call on a member of staff to intervene.
The mysterious geomagnetic spike 3,000 years ago that could change our understanding of the Earth's interior
A researcher at the University of Leeds says that new observations suggest that unexpectedly high magnetic field strengths around 1000BC were identified in Jordan and Israel.
Well he is here to celebrate! Israeli PM is spotted leaving exclusive Mayfair nightclub LouLou's flanked by security as he takes a break on UK visit to mark Balfour Declaration centenary?
Benjamin Netanyahu was flanked by bodyguards as he made his way out the West London nightclub, which has been host to Princes William and Harry,?Mick Jagger and Kate Moss
Priti Patel hinted UK aid cash could be handed to the Israeli Army during a secret summit on a 'family holiday' but Theresa May STILL won't fire her
The Prime Minister has refused to fire her Aid Secretary despite the claims she brazenly broke the ministerial code and misled journalists about her 12 secret meetings in Israel.
Two groups of scientists have developed experimental technologies that can detect disease including malaria, Parkinson's and cancer using the smell of your breath.
An Israeli startup has sued Apple, accusing the iPhone maker of copying its patented smartphone camera technology.
Sequined showstopper! Queen Letizia of Spain dons a shimmering black and white dress as she and King Felipe join the President and First Lady of Israel for dinner in Madrid
Queen Letizia of Spain stepped out in a black and white sequinned dress for a reception in honour of the President and First Lady of Israel at El Pardo Palace in Madrid on Tuesday night.
Queen Letizia of Spain shows off her VERY toned arms in a stunning black ensemble as she joins King Felipe to host a glittering state dinner in honour of the President and First Lady of Israel
Queen Letizia of Spain, 45, looked elegant in a black top and floor-length black skirt as she attended the glittering state banquet at the Royal Palace, Madrid, on Monday night.
Thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters take to London's streets to demand 'equal rights' on the 100 year anniversary of the creation of Israel?
Activists carrying signs which read 'Free Palestine' and 'Justice for Palestine' were seen, while chants of 'Free, Free Palestine' and 'Occupation no more' were during the London demonstration.
Aid minister met Israeli officials without telling the Foreign Office: Priti Patel faces calls to quit over 'secret meetings' with controversial lobbyist?
Priti Patel met politicians and officials in Israel without telling the Foreign Office, it was claimed yesterday.
Islamic Jihad militant group vows to avenge five of its members killed when Israel destroyed a tunnel entering its territory from Gaza?
Militants' remains were found on Friday on the Israeli side of a collapsed tunnel. Islamic Jihad said it will wait for a 'suitable time' for revenge as Gaza rulers try to keep tensions with Israel at bay.
Britain's legacy of blood: How a British statesman paved the way for a Jewish state - and the countless deaths that followed after the creation of Israel?
A hundred years ago this week, Britain’s Foreign Secretary Alfred Balfour signed a short statement that changed the world. In 67 words he committed his government to the creation of a Jewish state.
Baffled Israeli zookeeper jumps up and down in shock as he spots one of his hippos has ESCAPED and is strolling down the street?
A zookeeper in Israel was left jumping up and down but far from joyous after discovering that one of his hippopotamuses had escaped from the park through an open gate.
May holds talks with Israeli PM ahead of dinner where she will speak out on anti-Semitism but Corbyn SNUBS invite despite finding time to attend House of Commons event hosted by 'extremist linked Islamist group'
Benjamin Netanyahu is London today where he has held talks with Theresa May in No10 ahead of a formal dinner tonight.
Labour embroiled in a fresh row over Israel as Jeremy Corbyn refuses to attend an official dinner with the country's prime minister
The Labour leader was invited to attend the event which is being thrown to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, which helped pave the way for a Jewish state.
The owners of the Anna Loulou bar in Tel Aviv are offering 25 per cent off drinks during 'Bloody Hour' to women who are on their period, to do them a 'favour' during their 'special situation'.
Israeli athlete defiantly sings his national anthem after winning gold in Abu Dhabi after 'racist' organisers of judo competition refused to play it
Israeli athlete Tal Flicker, who won gold at a Judo Grand Slam event in Abu Dhabi, sung the national anthem himself, after organisers in Abu Dhabi, UAE, refused to play it during his ceremony.
Louise pays up! Steve Mnuchin and his wife foot the bill for her plane travel costs as she joins Treasury secretary on trip to the Middle East
Louise Linton is traveling throughout the Middle East this week with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, her husband, but taxpayers aren't covering the cost of her portion of the trip.
Ahmadreza Djalali, a father-of-two who was born in Iran but has resident status in Sweden, has been sentenced to death in his home country after being found guilty of spying for Israel.
Palestinian man is arrested by police after posting ‘Good morning’ in Arabic on Facebook which was wrongly translated as ‘attack them’
Israeli police have mistakenly arrested then released a Palestinian who posted "good morning" in Arabic on Facebook after software mistranslated it as...
Eleven arrested as Ultra-Orthodox Jews protesting military draft are sprayed with water cannons in Jerusalem
Monday's protest in Jerusalem came after members of the ultra-Orthodox Peleg Yerushalmi group were arrested when they didn't go through procedures for draft exemptions.
Members of the Jewish extreme-right group Lehava, including its leader, Benzi Gopstein (pictured), were arrested on Sunday in Israel for threatening Arab men dating Jewish women.
Female Israeli soldier uses martial arts to fight off crowd of ultra-Orthodox demonstrators as they call her a 'wh***'?
Fearless female soldier Nomi Golan put her martial arts training to good use when she fought off dozens of Jewish ultra-Orthodox anti-draft protesters during a rally in Jerusalem.
The horrifying moment a Hamas prisoner pulls a screwdriver out of his sock when a prison guard turns his back and then viciously stabs him
CCTV shows a prisoner in Israel brutally attacking a prison guard with a screwdriver, causing minor injuries and an increase in sentencing for the inmate, who is said to be a member of Hamas.
'Sensational' 1,700-year-old Roman theatre is found at the base of a section of Jerusalem's Western Wall
Researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority have uncovered the first Roman public structure ever discovered in the city of Jersualem dating from the 2nd or 3rd Century AD.
Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice tweets 'BS' to praise of Trump's speech announcing decertification of Iranian nuclear deal?
Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice called 'BS' on one of America's most powerful pro-Israel organization after they praised the President recent decision to decertify the Iran deal.
U.S. QUITS United Nations body UNESCO accusing it of anti-Israeli bias for letting Palestine be a member and calling Israel 'occupying power'
Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State, ordered the U.S. out of UNESCO, after repeated criticism of resolutions by the U.N. cultural agency that Washington sees as anti-Israel.
Police forces across Israel are actively going after youths amid fears the craze could incite violence from those who are being frightened by masked pranksters copying last year's trend in the US.
Girl, ten, is sprayed in the face with mace by two men dressed as 'evil clowns' in latest 'It movie-inspired' incident in Israel?
The youngster was attacked in a park while playing with friends in Beersheba, Israel on Tuesday. It comes amid a spate of clown attacks across the country.
Why you can't stop popping Pringles: Scientists discover the neurons that make salty chips seem so irresistible - and how to control them
A research team at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston has found a possible explanation for why the average adult eats far more sodium than they should.
Corbyn fuels anti-Semitism row by failing to turn up at Labour Friends of Israel reception saying he is 'too busy' writing conference speech - even though he DID attend another party
The veteran left-winger sent a message to the event at party conference in Brighton last night saying he was too busy writing his conference speech.
Headless toads found buried in pots inside a 4,000-year-old Canaanite tomb were SNACKS for its dead occupant on their way to the afterlife
Archaeologists from the Israel Antiquities Authority came across the Bronze Age tomb and its unusual content during a building project in Jerusalem's Mana?at neighbourhood.
Palestinian gunman shoots three Israeli soldiers dead and injures a fourth in 'terror attack' at Jewish settlement near Jerusalem
The 37-year-old attacker had allegedly attempted to gain entry to the Har Adar settlement near Jerusalem, when he suddenly pulled out a weapon and shot four men in their 20s and 30s.
State television carried footage of the launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which was first displayed at a high-profile military parade in Tehran on Friday.
Israeli Sharon Fidel had a cardiac arrest after a decade of heart problems that stemmed from when she was pregnant. After getting a transplant the 46-year-old buried her old heart and made a video.
Ultra-Orthodox Jews battle with Israeli police and eight are arrested as they protest against court ruling that they must serve in the military?
A group known as the Eda Haredit held a demonstration in the Mea Shearim neighbourhood of Jerusalem on Sunday, which became violent when demonstrators blocked roads
Going global! Israel joins 160 other nations buying the rights to Seven's popular reality TV show My Kitchen Rules
It's the popular reality cooking show that saw 2.3 million viewers tune in to its grand finale earlier in the year.
Its creator, Airobotics, recently became the first in the world to be granted permission to fly an automated drone, which can be used for surveillance, mining and dozens of other tasks
Israeli PM Netanyahu's wife is formally warned she faces a possible trial for misuse of public funds?
The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could face a trial over alleged misuse of public funds, the justice ministry said Friday.
'My everything!' Chloe Green HIDES wedding ring finger as she cosies up to 'Hot Felon' Jeremy Meeks... just days after denying they are engaged
It looks as though Chloe Green, who is the British daughter of billionaire businessman Phillip Green, is more loved up than ever with her boyfriend of just a few months Jeremy Meeks.
Clay seals used over 2,700 years ago in Israel's First Temple era reveal the identity of letter senders in the ancient city of Jerusalem
Excavations by the Israel Antiquities Authority in the City of David National Park in Jerusalem uncovered dozens of the seals, or bullae, from which the Hebrew word for stamp, bul, is derived.
Pretty Woman producer is questioned in London over claims he bribed Israeli PM Netanyahu with lavish gifts including cigars and pink champagne?
Arnon Milchan, who was behind the smash 1990 comedy, has been questioned by Israeli detectives in London about gifts he supplied to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife.
PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Bikini-clad Chloe Green flashes taut midriff and pert derriere as she plants a sweet kiss on smitten 'Hot Felon' beau Jeremy Meeks on the beach in Israel
Chloe Green and Jeremy Meeks' controversial romance continues to go from strength to strength as they packed on the PDA on the beach in the Middle Eastern country on Tuesday.
Leggy Chloe Green and smitten 'hot felon' boyfriend Jeremy Meeks pack on the PDA in designer gear as they touch down in Israel to go on a pilgrimage
The 'Hot Felon', 33, packed on the PDA with the billionaire Topshop heiress, 26, who showed off her tanned legs in a pair of tiny denim cut-offs.
Israeli PM Netanyahu's wife Sara is accused of diverting ￡86,000 in public funds for her private housekeeping expenses as she takes a lie detector test to dispel claims?
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara has taken a voluntary lie detector test to try and dispel claims in a bid to try and dispel claims she misused public funds.
The journey of love: 'Hot Felon' Jeremy Meeks packs on the PDA with leggy girlfriend Chloe Green at LAX as they prepare to jet to Israel for pilgrimage... after denying engagement rumours
Chloe Green and Jeremy Meeks are still intent on taking their controversial romance to the next level, as they were spotted departing from LAX airport in California to Israel for a pilgrimage
Israeli police save girl, 14, from an arranged marriage just minutes before the ceremony as they arrest her father and the groom
The girl's father, who is a rabbi in the Breslov Hasidic sect in the city of Lod and the intended groom, who is in his 20s, have been released ?and placed on house arrest.
Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot stuns in simple white tee and denim skirt as she returns to her native Israel for a summer break
The actress, 32, looked truly stunning in a casual T-shirt and denim skirt ensemble as she happily wandered the streets of Tel Aviv with a friend.
Incredible moment newborn zebra with its afterbirth still attached takes its first nervous steps on very wobbly legs after a helpful nudge from mum?
The little foal was filmed by a keeper with a smartphone at the Safari Ramat Gan wildlife park in the city of Tel Aviv in western Israel.
Rare 1,500-year-old Christian mosaic is uncovered in the ruins of an ancient hostel for pilgrims in Jerusalem's Old City
A 1,500-year-old mosaic floor with a Greek inscription has been uncovered during works to install communications cables in Jerusalem's Old City.
Chicken is adopted by a monkey and even falls asleep in the arms of its macaque ‘mother’ at a zoo in Israel?
Black macaque Niv, 10, adopted her feathered friend after it wandered into her enclosure at the Ran Gan Safari park, near Tel Aviv, Israel.
Trump is 'very committed' to Mideast peace says Jared in Israel as he begins latest round of talks with Netanyahu
Trump son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner began a day of separate meetings with Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday.
Jared in the Gulf in new push for Middle East peace but Palestinian leader accuses Trump administration of being in chaos
President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner quietly slipped out of the country Sunday to embark on a trip to the Persian Gulf and Israel.
The ABC denies Jewish leader's accusation that it 'deliberately' left Israel off a map of the Middle East - after he claimed the broadcaster was doing 'the dirty work for Islamists'?
The ABC has refuted a Jewish leader's claims it ran a story which intentionally didn't include Israel.
Study finds people who lived through Nazi death camps were far more likely to succumb to cancer later in life?
Israeli researchers who studied 150,000 Holocaust survivors over four decades found they were more likely to suffer almost every type of cancer than those who were not persecuted.
Satellite images show Iran 'is building a secret missile factory on the Syrian coast which could be used to strike Israel'?
A construction site near the Syrian city of Baniyas mirrors missile factories inside Iran, and would likely be used to make and store Scud rockets which could range Israel, analysts have said.
Israel builds underground wall along the Gaza Strip border in bid to halt Hamas carrying out attacks using tunnels
Israel has begun construction of a 40-mile-long wall which will reach several yards underground to protect the entire border with Gaza to stop terrorist attacks.
Israeli supermodel and TV host is knocked out and suffers serious injuries after falling from an electric scooter?
Shlomit Malka (pictured), 23, fell off her electric scooter in Tel Aviv and was knocked unconscious. The supermodel and TV host was reportedly given 'life-saving' treatment.
Shares in the Israeli tech firm?Telit Communications have soared following the departure of chief executive Oozi Cats amid allegations he has connections to American fugitive Uzi Katz.
The man who survived Auschwitz to become the world's oldest man dies in Israel at 113: Incredible story of Holocaust survivor who was found by Allies weighing just 70lb after his wife and children were killed in the camps
Israeli Holocaust survivor Yisrael Kristal, certified last year by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest man, died on Friday aged 113, a month before his 114th birthday.
Israel reveals giant underground wall with Gaza will extend into the SEA in bid to stop terrorists tunnelling into the country?
Major General Eyal Zamir said the wall between Israel and the Gaza Strip should now be finished within two years. The 40-mile wall will be 20 feet high, 130 feet deep and cost about ￡640 million.
Intel reveals plan to roll out a fleet of more than 100 self-driving cars across Europe, Israel, and the US
Silicon Valley giant Intel on Wednesday announced plans for a fleet of self-driving cars following its completion of the purchase of Israeli autonomous technology firm Mobileye.
'Get me a drink!' Reza celebrates freedom after airport detainment in Israel with GG, Mike and Shervin on Shahs Of Sunset
The Shahs of Sunset crew jetted off to Israel on the Sunday episode of the Bravo show. Before the group could enjoy their trip, almost all of the members were detained at the airport.