The army has called up reservists to help cope with a third day of fires, as a fifth of residents left the city Authorities have speculated that the fires, in Israel’s third city, could have been started deliberately Around 30 people have been hospitalised with mild injuries, according to the city’s Ramban Hospital Raging bushfires forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people from parts of Israel’s third city Haifa on Thursday as firefighters struggled to control blazes across the country. Some residents were trapped in their homes as the army called up reservists to help cope with...Read More
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he is looking forward to working with President-elect Donald Trump on “the twin interests of peace and security.” “I, for one, find great encouragement in the fact that there’s this continuity of friendship,” Netanyahu said. In a satellite address to the Jewish Federations of North America’s annual General Assembly in Washington on Tuesday, Netanyahu urged President Barack Obama to continue America’s “longstanding policy” of supporting direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians, and not pursue other avenues. Israel is concerned that Obama will use his final days in office to push for a UN...Read More
First Lady of the US, opened relations with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife Sara with a phone call described as “heartfelt and warm” on Netanyahu’s Facebook page. “Mrs Trump said that she looks forward to our visit at the first opportunity, and that there will be wonderful relations between our countries and our families,” Netanyahu wrote. The two women also talked about what it was like to raise children “under the spotlight” because their fathers were world leaders. “They discussed the great importance of emphasizing family time as part of thier role as mothers in order to enable their...Read More
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