Complex Surgery at Israel’s Rambam Hospital Saves 7-Year-old Gazan Boy

Jerusalem, 19 April, 2021 (TPS) — A complex, highly sophisticated medical operation recently performed at the Israeli Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa saved the life of Madchat Tapash, a seven-year-old boy from the Gaza Strip. Tapash was born with a defect in his renal system that caused life-threatening kidney failure and an improperly functioning …

For First Time, Tamar Shachar, 92, Visits Scene of 1948 Gush Etzion Battle Where Her Brother Fell

Jerusalem, 14 April, 2021 (TPS) — Gush Etzion was the scene of a moving encounter on Wednesday, when Israel marked its Memorial Day, as Tamar Shachar, 92, visited Gush Etzion and the Lone Oak Tree with her family for the first time ever, to see where her brother Yosef (Yoske) Nadav was killed in the …

Starting in May, Israel to Allow Entry of Vaccinated Tourists

Jerusalem, 14 April, 2021 (TPS) — Minister of Tourism Orit Farkash-Hacohen and Minister of Health Yuli Edelstein have agreed on a framework for the opening of Israel to vaccinated groups of foreign tourists. Starting on 23 May, Israel will open its gates to foreign nationals after more than a year in which the country’s skies …

Palestinian Authority Builds Illegal School on Israeli Territory, Funded by EU

Jerusalem, 11 April, 2021 (Aryeh Savir/TPS) — The Palestinian Authority (PA) has illegally built a new school in the site of the historic Hamam al Maliakh hot springs, located in the heart of the Jordan Valley’s Bazak Nature Reserve, the Regavim movement reports. The site is in Area C, under full Israeli jurisdiction, as per …

PRESS RELEASE: TPS, Israel’s News Agency, Launches Partnership with its Counterpart in the United Arab Emirates

Jerusalem, 7 April, 2021 (TPS) — TPS, Israel’s news agency, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation and news exchange with WAM, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) official news agency. WAM distributes news to over 100 media outlets in the UAE and dozens more around the world. As part of the partnership, WAM launched a Hebrew …

IDF Inquiry: Soldiers’ Lives Were In Danger in Incident in Which Arab Rioter Was Shot

Jerusalem, 7 January, 2021 (TPS) — IDF soldiers were in a life-threatening situation during an incident on Friday in which an Arab rioter was shot at close range and critically wounded while the Israeli troops conducted an operation to confiscate illegal construction equipment in the village of a-Tawani in the Har Hebron area. An in-depth investigation …

EXCLUSIVE – SUHA ARAFAT: ‘ABU MAZEN MUST LEAVE LIKE TRUMP, GOVT. HAS NAZI CHARACTERISTICS AND IS BASED ON FEAR’

“We also deserve a change of presidents like in the United States,” Suha Arafat, Yasser Arafat’s widow, told TPS in a phone conversation, and demanded that Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas leave after 15 years in power and four presidential terms in the US. Her remarks were accompanied by an unprecedented attack and with very …