Israel, Palestinians-no peace talks breakthrough

Israel, Palestinians-no peace talks breakthrough

JERUSALEM, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Israeli and Palestinian officials said they doubt a breakthrough in peace talks has been made, despite U.S. optimism.

Israel, Jordan, Palestinians agree on 'historic' pipeline

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority have agreed to construct a "historic" Red Sea-Dead Sea pipeline, Israeli official Silvan Shalom said.
Israel's Shimon Peres says he could meet Rouhani

Israel's Shimon Peres says he could meet Rouhani

TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Israeli President Shimon Peres said Sunday he would have no problem meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Hezbollah blames Israel for top commander's death in Lebanon

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Hezbollah accused Israel of killing one of its top commanders outside his home in Beirut, Lebanon, but Israel denied the allegation.

Israel hosts international air drill

OVDAT, Israel, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- A joint international drill involving fighter jets from Israel, the United States, Greece and Italy is under way in Israel, the Israeli air force said.

Kerry: Iran nuclear deal will make Israel 'safer'

GENEVA, Switzerland, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday Iran's promise to halt nuclear enrichment above 5 percent will make Israel and the entire region "safer."
Netanyahu: No nuclear weapons for Iran

Netanyahu: No nuclear weapons for Iran

MOSCOW, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Iran must not be allowed nuclear weapons, Israel's prime minister said Thursday in meeting members of the Jewish community in Moscow.
Freed Palestinian prisoners get $50,000 each, plus other aid

Freed Palestinian prisoners get $50,000 each, plus other aid

RAMALLAH, West Bank, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Palestinian prisoners freed by Israel in the current round of peace talks each get $50,000 and other benefits from the Palestinian Authority, officials said.

Alleged al-Qaida operative seeks release by Israel

JERUSALEM, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- An alleged al-Qaida operative and weapons expert held in Israel since 2010 appealed to the High Court of Justice to be released, an Israeli official said.

Abbas asks negotiators to return to talks

RAMALLAH, West Bank, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has told his two-man team to return to peace negotiations with Israel or they will be replaced, officials said.

Report: Israel, Saudis working on Iran strike plans

JERUSALEM, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Israel and Saudi Arabia are working on contingency plans for a possible military strike on Iran, a Sunday Times report said.

Israeli soldier fatally stabbed on bus; Palestinian 16-year-old held

AFULA, Israel, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- An 19-year-old Israeli soldier died after he was stabbed, allegedly by a Palestinian boy, 16, on a bus in Afula Wednesday, officials said.
Israel may halt gas mask distribution

Israel may halt gas mask distribution

JERUSALEM, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Israel's defense establishment is considering halting the distribution of gas masks because threats of a chemical attack have decreased, officials said.

Terror suspects killed in Sinai

CAIRO, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Egyptian military officials said they have killed 11 suspected militants in the crackdown on terrorist organizations in the Sinai Peninsula.
Kerry extends Mideast peace trip

Kerry extends Mideast peace trip

AMMAN, Jordan, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry decided to extend his Mideast trip for an extra day to bolster Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, officials said.
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Israel Radio

Kol Yisrael (קול ישראל lit. "Voice of Israel", also "Israel Radio") is Israel's public domestic and international radio service, operated as a division of the Israel Broadcasting Authority.

Kol Yisrael was originally an underground Haganah radio station that broadcast from Tel Aviv. It started consistently broadcasting in December 1947 under the name Telem-Shamir-Boaz, and was renamed to Kol HaHagana ("Voice of the Haganah") in March 1948. With Israel's declaration of independence on May 14, 1948, it was transformed into the official station Kol Yisrael. Another station named Kol Yisrael operated in Haifa, and was renamed Kol Tzva HaHagana (Voice of the Defense Force).

The first Kol Yisrael transmission was a live broadcast from Tel Aviv of David Ben-Gurion reading of the declaration of independence. It was operated by a department of the Ministry of the Interior responsible for domestic and international broadcasts. Responsibility for the service was later transferred to the Office of Posts and Telegraphs and then to the Prime Minister's Office.

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