During his recent visit to Brazil, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was awarded the National Order of the Southern Cross — the most prestigious medal Brazil bestows upon foreign dignitaries.
Israel in the News
The Israeli government announced this week that it will move national elections from November to April after the Knesset (Israel’s parliament) voted to dissolve early.
The Israeli military has uncovered a fourth Hezbollah terror tunnel leading into Israel from southern Lebanon. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the tunnel “an act of war.”
Israel has launched a new defensive campaign dubbed Operation Northern Shield to detect terror tunnels built by Hezbollah along the Israeli-Lebanon border
This week in an unexpected announcement, Nikki Haley said that she will be stepping down as American Ambassador to the U.N. at the end of the year.