Thursday, December 18, 2014 Kislev 26, 5775
By:
Ben Sales, JTA
The Golan Druze rejected citizenship after Israel annexed the territory in 1981, retaining their loyalty to Syria.
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By:
Yoel Goldman, The Times of Israel
One of the oldest synagogues in the world was partially destroyed by Syrian government shelling.
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By:
Ben Sales, JTA
A recent dietary study makes Tel Aviv's Carmel Market, the one-lane pedestrian bazaar known to locals simply as “the shuk,” seem like a health food store.
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By:
JTA
A third swarm of thousands of locusts crossed into Israel from Egypt on Monday.
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By:
Ben Sales, JTA
The Israeli prime minister appears to have cobbled together a new government that includes his rivals and excludes the haredi parties.
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