Category: Regional News

Israeli Arab Students Strip-searched in Airport Check Sue El Al and Arkia

Three Arab women, students from northern Israel, are suing El Al and Arkia Israeli Airlines over what they claim was humiliating treatment during an airport security check. Arkia Israeli Airlines was responsible for the flights, while El Al Israel Airlines provides airport security overseas for all Israeli airlines.

Israel Reportedly Providing Direct Aid, Funding to Syrian Rebels

Israel has been secretly providing aid to Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights for years with the goal of maintaining a buffer zone of friendly forces to keep ISIS and forces aligned with Iran at bay, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal, creating a reality in which several armed groups and much of the civilian population in the area are reliant on Israeli aid.

Israeli Chief Rabbis Endorse Ethnic Cleansing, Palestinian Servitude

Israeli chief Sephardic rabbi Yitzhak Yosef preaches that non-Jews should be expelled from Israel, or serve essentially as slaves and servants. He also exhorted his followers that any Palestinian armed with any weapon is worth killing without hesitation. Rabbi Yosef is also a spiritual leader of one of Israel’s major political parties, Shas…