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Cellular communication part of plan to establish long-term human presence on lunar surface, as warm-up for missions to Mars
Defense minister says vaccine will be called 'Brilife,' a portmanteau of life and the Hebrew word for health, bri'ut
In Thessaloniki, 'With Jews you lose' graffitied at monument commemorating Jews from the city killed by the Nazis, 'Death to Israel' found written at graveyard
UAE finance and economy ministers expected in Jewish state for 4-hour visit that will include first bilateral talks aimed at implementing normalization agreements signed last month
Northeast African nation would become 3rd Muslim-majority country in two months to formalize ties with Jewish state amid immense pressure from Washington
National death toll rises to 2,260; Health Ministry reports daily positive test rate of 3.5%, same as Sunday
Police arrest a total of 15 people in raids on Islamist networks in Paris area; minister says there won't be 'a minute's respite for enemies of the Republic'
PM attends Knesset plenum session after lawmakers sign letter forcing him to appear, accuses rivals of hampering government's efforts to contain virus
Ronni Gamzu wants to lift lockdown rules in Beitar Illit, Modiin Illit, Rechasim to match rest of country, as infection rates there improve
TV report says Health Ministry investigating if computer problem that led to error in Gila Gamliel's epidemiological probe affected other cases
Amid deepening rift within government, Blue and White leader says unequivocally: 'If there is no budget, we’ll go to elections'
PA PM calls Al-Aqsa visit by unofficial delegation from major state-linked UAE company 'saddening,' says they entered 'through the gates of the occupation'
PM goes after his right-wing rival for backing no-confidence measure in him; meanwhile, Likud MK vows to tone down his inflammatory statements lest his party 'pay a price'
Investigation finds combat troops insufficiently trained to fight in the event of chemical warfare, cleanup units also unready; military says it is working to address problem
So-called twindemic effect may keep kids home, says top hospital physician, as community health leader voices concern flu shots won’t be given as needed