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US Hopes Hamas Accepts Israel's 'Extraordinarily Generous' Truce Offer

Stand for Israel  |  April 29, 2024
The U.S. stands with Israel in hopes that the Jewish state's most recent truce offer with Hamas will see the release of Israeli hostages.
Jewish worshippers attend the Cohen Benediction priestly blessing at the Western Wall.

Thousands Pray at Western Wall for Hostages’ Return

Stand for Israel  |  April 25, 2024
During the priestly blessing at the Western Wall for Passover, thousands gathered to pray for all the hostages still held in Gaza.
Rachel Goldberg, mother of Israeli hostage Hersh Goldberg-Polin speaks during a rally for hostages marking 100 days since the start of the war between Israel and Hamas on January 14, 2024.

Parents of Hersh Goldberg-Polin Tell of Tears, Hope

Stand for Israel  |  April 25, 2024
After Hamas distributed a propaganda video featuring their hostage son, these parents at least know he's alive.
People walk next to a seder table with pictures of Israelis held hostage by Hamas terrorists in the Gaza Strip, on the Eve of the jewish holiday of Passover, in Jerusalem, April 22, 2024.

Families of Hamas Captives Prepare for a Difficult Holiday

Stand for Israel  |  April 24, 2024
During Passover, a holiday remembering the Israelites' freedom from Egypt, Israeli parents still wait for their children to come home.
Holocaust survivors in a barracks at Dachau concentration camp

Holocaust Survivor on 'Frightening' Anti-Semitism of Today

Stand for Israel  |  April 19, 2024
Writing at CNN, a Jewish survivor of the Dachau concentration camp speaks out against the frightening anti-Semitism she is witnessing today.
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Sirens in the Night – Iran Attacks Israel

The Fellowship  |  April 19, 2024
Miriam Lock writes about how these are hard times for Israel, and they may get harder, but not even Iran can destroy Jewish life in the land of Israel.
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Israel Strikes Iran, Defense Officials Confirm

Stand for Israel  |  April 19, 2024
After suffering a direct attack from Iran over the weekend, Israel’s military responded early Friday morning.
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IDF Arrests ISIS Operative in West Bank

Stand for Israel  |  April 18, 2024
With the threat of an impending terror attack, Israel’s Border Police in Jerusalem protected the Holy City.
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Be’eri Farmer Who Lost His Wife, Son, and Leg on October 7 Speaks

Stand for Israel  |  April 18, 2024
“We underwent a tragedy. But you can’t change the past; only the future," says October 7 survivor.
Injured people arrive to the Ziv Medical center in Tzfat, after being injured from a drone fired by the terrorist organization Hezbollah on April 16, 2024.

18 Hurt, 1 Critically, as Hezbollah Drone Hits North

Stand for Israel  |  April 17, 2024
Please pray for the safety of Israel, especially for the protection of innocent civilians living near the northern border.
Israeli soldiers seen on the Israeli border with the Gaza Strip on April 7, 2024.

Quiet Before the Storm

Stand for Israel  |  April 16, 2024
In this new phase of war, will the Israel-Iran conflict escalate?
Israelis wake up after Saturday night's Iranian missile attack evaluating their home's damage in the northern town on April 14, 2024.

US and Israel's Friends Around the World Help Defend the Holy Land

Stand for Israel  |  April 15, 2024
As Iran fired drones and missiles Saturday night at Israel in a first ever direct attack, the world is standing with Israel.