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).".
A new study found diversity, equity, and inclusion officials at U.S. universities are keen to criticize Israel on social media and, by comparison, heap praise on China and its communist government ....
“Sadly, the corporate media have failed to provide the public with such information for far too long, and the consequences could turn out to be deadly for millions of seniors.” ... “Heightened violence in Israel/Palestine in May 2021 has focused attention on powerful pro-Israel media biases in U.S.
Turkish PresidentRecep Tayyip Erdogan says he is open to improved relations with Israel, but the country must first display “more sensitive” policies towards Palestinians. Erdogan told a group of journalists in Qatar that better ties with Israel would be “beneficial” for peace in the wider region ... Israel considers Hamas a “terrorist” organisation.
The ‘mainstream’ media has almost entirely ignored major reports by two human rights groups – B’Tselem and Human Rights Watch – classing Israel as an apartheid state ... But full, accurate and critical coverage of anything to do with Israel is essentially out of bounds for ‘mainstream’ news media.
I’ve made no secret in my ColumbusJewish News columns of my concern about Israel’s occupation of the West Bank. The occupation is the result of Jordan being repulsed from the territory in 1967 after attacking Israel in the Six-Day War... DCity bills itself as “Israel’s design capital,” even though it’s not inside Israel.
“It is only Jews who are subjected to the anti-Israel litmus test — in this case just in order to eat.” ... The author is a writer-researcher for HonestReporting, a Jerusalem-based media watchdog with a focus on antisemitism and anti-Israel bias, where a version of this article first appeared.
It certainly bears noting that Israel estimates that there are between 30,000 and 40,000 Palestinians in the country without permits every day, most of whom are illegal workers ...TensionMounts Between Israel and America ... Some have gone so far as to say that America has actually turned its back on Israel ... Hypocrisy in the Media.
Human rights groups have long dismissed Israel’s self-investigation mechanisms concerning abuses against Palestinians as a “fig leaf” for the occupation ... But the two officers involved in his death have already returned to “operational duty,” according to Israeli media, and have been hailed as heroes by Israel’s top leaders.
This is just the latest in a string of incidents calling the BBC’s impartiality regarding Israel and the Jews into question ... The author is a writer-researcher for HonestReporting, a Jerusalem-based media watchdog with a focus on antisemitism and anti-Israel bias, where a version of this article first appeared.
BillionaireMichael Steinhardt has surrendered 180 stolen relics worth $70 million (£53m) and has been barred for life from buying more antiquities, according to media reports. The hedge fund pioneer and founder of BirthrightIsrael - a tourism organisation that has sent over ...