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TPS – Israel’s News Agency and Azerbaijan’s State News Agency (AZERTAC) Sign Cooperation MOU

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 5 September 2019
TPS (Tazpit Press Service) – Israel’s News Agency and the Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding on collaboration between the two news agencies.

Israeli Company Converts Trash into Bins to be Used in Virginia

By TPS • 29 August 2019
The Central Virginia Waste Management Authority (CVWMA) launched a partnership with UBQ Materials, an Israeli company based in the Negev which has developed a process to convert unsorted household waste into a plastic substitute that can be made into everyday goods and, in this case, trash bins.

Source: Israeli-Arab MK Tibi Deeply Involved in PA’s Actions on Temple Mount

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 13 August 2019
The Muslim riots on the Temple Mount on Sunday during the Fast of Tisha B’Av were planned, and Israeli-Arab Member of Knesset Ahmed Tibi advised the Palestinian Authority (PA) on its strategy, a source has told TPS.

Israeli Soldier Murdered in Terror Attack in Gush Etzion

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 8 August 2019
An Israeli soldier was stabbed to death on Wednesday night by Arab terrorists in Gush Etzion. The victim was identified as Dvir Yehuda Sorek, 19, of Ofra in Benyamin. His grandfather, Rabbi Benyamin Herling, was murdered by Arab terrorists in a shooting attack near Shechem in Samaria 19 years ago.

EXCLUSIVE: Not Only in Summer Camps – How Hamas Exploits Children During the Riots on the Gaza Border

By TPS • 24 July 2019
TPS’ in-depth five-month-long investigation has revealed Hamas’ systematic luring and exploitation of children as pawns to advance their objectives.

WATCH: A Decade Later, Artists 4 Israel Are Back in Sderot with a Message of Support

By Alexandra Morrison/TPS • 23 July 2019
Artists 4 Israel last visited the Israeli town of Sderot a decade ago with the desire to transform reminders of terrorism and conflict into uplifting works of art. Several hundred artists from around the world rendered bomb shelters and orphanages into beautiful murals with graffiti and street art.

‘I Fear for My Life’: Inside the Overnight Drama to Rescue the Hebron Businessmen from the PA

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 30 June 2019
A fast-paced drama unfolded late Friday night in Hebron as members of the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) security services set out to arrest several businessmen who participated in the US-sponsored Peace to Prosperity workshop in Manama, Bahrain.

WATCH: ‘Being Able to Dig the Bible:’ The Secrets of Tel Shiloh Revealed

By TPS • 23 June 2019
Volunteers from 12 countries converged on Tel Shiloh, Israel’s ancient capital for 369 years, to resume the third season of archeological excavations at the site.

Ancient Judean Guard Tower Exposed in Center of IDF Base

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 19 June 2019
A watchtower dating to the rule of Judean King Hezekiah in the 8th century BCE was recently uncovered by IDF paratroopers carrying out archeological excavations in an IDF base in southern Israel.

Palestinian Authority Secretly Pays Israel for Medical Care

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 18 June 2019
The Palestinian Authority (PA) has secretly transferred NIS 25 million to Israel as payment for medical bills this month, after publicly announcing it would cease to use Israel medical services as a form of boycott.

WATCH: ‘That’s Zionism’: Israelis Return to the Heart of Kfar Hashiloach in Jerusalem

By TPS • 13 June 2019
Some 200 Israelis of Yemenite origins came to pray at the Old Yemenite Synagogue, situated in the heart of Kfar Hashiloach (Silwan) and just below the Old City in Jerusalem.

EXPOSED: Senior PA Ministers Caught Laundering Money for Hamas in Malaysia

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 4 June 2019
An intricate affair of fraud, corruption, and money laundering by senior Palestinian Authority (PA) officials who transferred the funds to Hamas terrorists training in Malaysia has been exposed, TPS has learned.

EXCLUSIVE: Top Secret PA Intelligence Document Exposes Ties Between Yasser Abbas, Son of PA head Abbas, and a Terror-Financing and Money-Laundering Network

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 22 May 2019
A top-secret Palestinian Authority (PA) intelligence document obtained by TPS exposes an elaborate network of connections between Yasser Abbas, son of PA head Mahmoud Abbas, and other PA senior officials who are involved in terror-financing and money-laundering.

‘And Then The Rocket Fire Intensified:’ One Israeli’s Life Under Fire

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 6 May 2019
Alya and Tommy Shapiro were planning to celebrate Liam’s fourth birthday in Ashdod on Saturday when their plans were violently disturbed by barrages of rockets launched by terrorists from Gaza.

EXCLUSIVE: Islamic Jihad Admits – Gazan Baby Killed by Our Rocket

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 6 May 2019
The Islamic Jihad terror group has admitted that a rocket it fired on Saturday evening killed a baby in the Gaza Strip, despite initial claims she was killed in an Israeli strike.

Hamas Blames PA Officers for Planning Terror Attack to Thwart Ceasefire with Israel

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 28 April 2019
Hamas fears that the Palestinian Authority (PA) headed by Mahmoud Abbas is working to thwart a pending ceasefire between Israel and itself by destabilizing the security in the Gaza Strip.

Christians in PA Attacked by Fatah, Forced to Pay Muslim Tax

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 28 April 2019
Christian residents of the town of Jifnah in the Palestinian Authority (PA) were attacked by Fatah activists and were forced to pay the Muslim Jizyah ransom tax after a local woman complained to the police about the son of a senior Fatah official.

Israel Sets New All-Time Record In Using Renewable Energies

By TPS • 23 April 2019
Israel on Tuesday set an all-time new record in the production of renewable energy, the Israel Electrical Company stated. The peak was set at 1326 MW, accounting for 19.3 percent of the total production.

Rare 1952 US Military ‘Korean War Haggadah’ Finds New Home in Israel

By TPS • 18 April 2019
The National Library of Israel has recently purchased an extremely rare Haggadah printed in Korea for the use of US military personnel in 1952. The 32-page ‘Korean War Haggadah’, of which only a handful of copies exist, begins with two pages of Passover greetings from top US military brass followed by traditional texts, as well as various songs and dedications typed in by the presiding chaplains.

Hamas Prevents Gazan Blinded by Their Torture from Receiving Proper Treatment

By Baruch Yedid/TPS • 17 April 2019
A Gazan man who was recently arrested during the anti-Hamas protests in the Strip was viciously tortured in prison and lost his eyesight. He is now seeking treatment outside the Strip and has been granted the required permits, but Hamas is refusing to let him out of Gaza.


Analysis: Hamas Adopts New Policy of ‘Controlled Escalation’

By TPS • 26 March 2019
Arab sources have told TPS that Hamas has adopted a new policy of a “deliberate and controlled escalation” vis-à-vis Israel as a means of gaining further leverage in discussions with Israel.

Leah Goldin

Leah Goldin on Memorial Day for IDF Soldiers Whose Burial Place is Unknown: My Son is Not MIA, Bring Him Home

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 14 March 2019
The IDF on Thursday marked the Memorial Day for 173 fallen soldiers whose burial place is unknown, which is commemorated annually on the seventh of Adar. One of these soldiers who has yet to be properly buried in Israel is Lt. Hadar Goldin.

Rainfall in Israel exceeds national average

Rainfall in Israel Exceeds Annual Average for First Time in 5 Years

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 10 March 2019 Israel has been experiencing a bountiful rain season this winter, and this is the first time the country has experienced such precipitation in five years.

Palestinian Hosts Jewish Tourists – at His Own Risk

By Anna Rudnitsky/TPS • 27 February 2019
A resident of the Palestinian village of Battir and the Israeli NGO “Meeting Point”, which organizes tours to Judea and Samaria for Russian-speaking Israelis, work together to bring Jewish tourists to the remnants of the Beitar Fortress from Bar Kochba period that is situated inside the Palestinian village.

47 parties are vying for seats in the next Israeli parliament

47 Lists Join Race to Knesset

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 24 February 2019
Forty-seven different political lists registered to participate in the elections for the 21st Knesset, which is slated for April 9.

EAPPI exposed

How the World Council of Churches Activists’ Anti-Israel Actions Were Exposed

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 18 February 2019
The WCC’s activities have recently surfaced in the media, drawing fire from pro-Israel organizations over its illegal anti-Israel actions. The exposure of the EAPPI’s illegal actions is the result of years of meticulous work and documentation.

Research: Majority of Arab Fatalities in Gaza Border Riots Were Terrorists

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 22 January 2019
Extensive research into the identities of the Gazans killed during the “March of Return” riots on the border with Israel in the past 42 weeks reveals that 150 of the 187 fatalities were affiliated with Hamas or other Palestinian terrorist organizations.

Holocaust Documenters in Race Against Time, Before Memories Fade

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 27 January 2019
The Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial is engaged in a feverish race against time, a race in which they know that every day counts – a race to document the names and lives of as many Holocaust victims as possible before their memories die away with the Holocaust survivors who were carrying them.

Exposed: Palestinian Youth Movement Promotes Terrorism, Tied to Terror Groups

By Aryeh Savir/TPS •31 January 2019
The Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM), a pro-Palestinian activism organization which has gained prominence on US campuses in recent years, and especially on those of the University of California, has been promoting acts of terrorism against Israel and has associated itself with US-designated terror organizations, according to an extensive new report on the organization.


IAF Bombs Hamas Targets in Response to Rocket Attack

By Aryeh Savir/TPS • 13 January, 2019
The Israel Air Force (IAF) late Saturday attacked several Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket fired from the Strip at Israeli communities earlier in the night.

Islamic Militants in Gaza Wage War on Christmas

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS • 24 December 2018
Palestinian Christians living in Gaza are under threat not to celebrate Christmas, a flyer circulated by an Islamist militant group reveals. The flyer, circulated by the Al-Nasser Salah al-Deen Brigades – a coalition of small-scale Islamic extremist groups operating in Gaza, warns the 1,300 Christians living in Gaza, as well as Muslims looking to take part in the holiday festivities, that the celebration of the Christian holiday is forbidden by Islam, adding quotes from the Quran supporting that sentiment, alongside a burning Christmas tree.

Coalition Heads

Coalition Heads Move to Disband Knesset – Elections To Be Held in April

By Yona Schnitzer/TPS • 24 December, 2018
Israel’s general elections will be held in April, seven months ahead of their scheduled date in November 2019.

New North Jerusalem Mall Hopes To Become an Island Of Israeli-Palestinian Coexistence

By Mara Vigevani/TPS • 22 October, 2018
In a run-down corner of northeast Jerusalem, just over the 1949 armistice line that separated Israel and Jordan, supermarket magnate Rami Levy is planning to open what he calls the first Israeli-Palestinian mall at the Atarot Industrial Zone.