During the 2006 off-season, in August, vastly underplayed at Betis due to the presence of Joaquín in his position, Israel spent time at Chelsea on trial after a move to Real Madrid Castilla failed to materialise. His trial was unsuccessful, however, and the player then left for Mérida UD on a loan deal.
The Land of Israel (Hebrew: אֶרֶץ יִשְׂרָאֵלʼÉreṣ Yiśrāʼēl, Eretz Yisrael) is one of several names for an area of indefinite geographical extension in the Southern Levant. Related biblical, religious and historical English terms include the Land of Canaan, the Promised Land, the Holy Land, and Palestine (q.v. Israel (disambiguation)). The definitions of the limits of this territory vary between passages in the Hebrew Bible, with specific mentions in Genesis 15, Exodus 23, Numbers 34 and Ezekiel 47. Nine times elsewhere in the Bible, the settled land is referred as "from Dan to Beersheba, and three times it is referred as "from the entrance of Hamath unto the brook of Egypt” (1 Kings 8:65, 1 Chronicles 13:5 and 2 Chronicles 7:8).".
Oded Goldreich had the Israel Prize denied to him. The headline “The Israel Prize is a privilege, not a right” (April 16) is incorrect in a number of aspects ... What is totally wrong is to exhort foreign powers to withhold support from institutions in Israel ... HENRY ISRAEL ... This has not always been evident in Israel’s strategic planning.
WASHINGTON — The current Iran nuclear talks mark a defining moment for PresidentJoe Biden and the new, less-cozy relationship that is shaping up between Biden and Israel, its longtime leader and its American supporters ... An attack on a key Iranian nuclear facility, widely attributed to Israel, has made the simmering disagreement suddenly acute.
“I hope I did right, but I surely did not do enough,” said Rivlin, who pledged that even after he leaves office he would continue to work on behalf of Israel’s soldiers ... Over the past year or two, much greater attention is being paid to Arab communities, and greater efforts are being made to integrate them into mainstream Israel.
Initiation into the IDF for me, and for all of those who immigrated to Israel after a certain age, begins with our children’s first call up to the draft office and will continue through the numerous visits, calls, applications, screenings, training, swearing in and advanced ...
IsraelPolice arrived in the Gan Haqal neighborhood of Ramle on Thursday night to respond to a concerning number of complaints about gunshots ... A Molotov cocktail from the brawl between two rival families in Ramle, in which 69 locals were arrested by Israel Police, April 16, 2021 ... ISRAEL POLICE) ... ISRAEL POLICE) ... ISRAEL POLICE).
... between Israel and the Palestinians." The bill requires the secretary of state and General Accounting Office to report annually and certify Israeli compliance with such measures, though it does not call for US assistance to Israel to be conditional upon its abuses ending.
Sheikh Azzam al-Khatib, head of the Waqf Islamic affairs council, said he expected as many as 100,000 arrivals from Jerusalem, the West Bank and Palestinian communities in Israel itself ... Those arrested had attacked a police officer, who required medical attention for a head injury, and threw stones and glass bottles, he said.
A video circulated online showed people kicking in the windows of a police vehicle in East Jerusalem, and officers firing stun grenades. Earlier this week, Palestinians accused Israel of breaking into four mosque minarets and cutting wires to prevent the call for prayers from being broadcast on loudspeakers.