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  1. Cyber Reform in Israel at an Impasse: A Primer

    Lawfareblog.com - Military&Defense 04.27 / 13:48 lawfareblog.com
    A leaked letter from the heads of Israel’s major security agencies reveals tensions between the government and the security establishment over the allocation of powers and responsibilities in the cyber realm. The letter expresses the strong objection of the security establishment to draft legislation that would define the jurisdiction and tasks of a new civilian Cyber Defense Authority, created in 2015 to improve Israel’s readiness to address cyber threats, including threats to the private …
  2. Syria: Behind the thunderous blast that rattled the capital Damascus and took out a military facility — Israel

    Nationalpost.com - Top Stories 04.27 / 13:42 www.nationalpost.com
    Israel is widely believed to have carried out several airstrikes in Syria, but it rarely acknowledges such…
  3. Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza: Israel

    Madison-press.com - Madison 04.27 / 13:34 www.madison-press.com
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says the Palestinian self-rule government in the West Bank informed it on Thursday that it will stop paying for the electricity Israel sells to the Gaza Strip as tensions between the territory’s Islamic militant Hamas rulers and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas intensify. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has threatened to exert financial […
  4. Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus

    Wtvq.com - World 04.27 / 13:06 wtvq.com
    This frame grab from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows flames rising after an explosion near an airport west of Damascus, Syria, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Syria’s state media reported Thursday that Israel has attacked a military […] The post Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus appeared first on ABC 36…
  5. Israeli Intelligence Minister: New strikes near Damascus 'in line with Israel policy to stop Iran arms transfers'

    Sott.net - World 04.27 / 13:05 sott.net
    The "incident" in the vicinity of Damascus International Airport is in line with Israel's policy to prevent Iran's advanced weapons from reaching Syria, Israeli Intelligence Minister Israel Katz said. Katz told Israeli Army Radio that "the incident in Syria corresponds completely with Israel's policy to act to prevent Iran's smuggling of advanced weapons via Syria to Hezbollah in Iran," according to Reuters. "Naturally, I don't want to elaborate on this," Katz said, adding that "the…
  6. 10% Owner of Finjan Holdings (NASDAQ:FNJN), Israel Seed Iv L P, sells 47,800 shares worth $95,705

    Empowerednews.net - Business 04.27 / 12:40 empowerednews.net
    According to Finjan Holdings's most recent Form 4 filing with the SEC dated Apr 27 07:35 AM, company 10% Owner, Israel Seed Iv L P disclosed selling 47,800 shares at a cost of $2.00. At the time of this transaction (Apr 26), this trade was worth $95,705 in total. As of Apr 26, Israel Seed…
  7. Syria accuses Israel of bombing outpost near Damascus

    Upi.com -World 04.27 / 12:27 www.upi.com
    A Syrian regime official said Israel targeted a military position southwest of the Damascus International Airport on Thursday, causing…
  8. Why Orthodox Jews tried and failed to block Israel’s first woman Shariah court judge

    Haaretz.com - Middle Easte 04.27 / 12:24 haaretz.com
    Hana Mansour-Khatib made history this week following decades of opposition to women as religious court judges which united conservatives in both the Muslim and Jewish…
  9. Syria Accuses Israel of Strike near Damascus Airport

    Naharnet.com - Middle East 04.27 / 12:08 naharnet.com
    Syria accused Israel of triggering a huge explosion near Damascus airport on Thursday by firing several missiles at a military position. Israel has carried out multiple air strikes in Syria since the country's civil war erupted in 2011, most of which it has said targeted arms convoys or warehouses of its Lebanese arch-foe Hizbullah, which is a close ally of the Syrian…
  10. Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel

    Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN) 04.27 / 12:04 wimsradio.com
    iStock/Thinkstock(DAMASCUS, Syria) — An large overnight explosion on Thursday rocked Syria’s capital, the country’s state media and opposition activists said. The explosion occurred at a military installation near the Damascus airport, according to both SANA state TV and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a U.K.-based monitoring organization with on the ground contacts in Syria. State television blamed the explosion on Israel, saying it had attacked the location…
  11. ISIS ‘Apologized’ To Israel Over Gun Battle

    Anti-Media – by Darius Shahtahmasebi  If anyone ever needed proof that ISIS and Israel are not enemies and actually have very common goals and interests, look no further than the words of Israel’s former Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon. “There was one … Continue reading → The post ISIS ‘Apologized’ To Israel Over Gun Battle appeared first on From the Trenches World Report…
  12. Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel

    Ktbb.com - Texas (TX) 04.27 / 11:03 ktbb.com
    iStock/Thinkstock(DAMASCUS, Syria) — An large overnight explosion on Thursday rocked Syria’s capital, the country’s state media and opposition activists said. The explosion occurred at a military installation near the Damascus airport, according to both SANA state TV and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a U.K.-based monitoring organization with on the ground contacts in Syria. … Continue reading Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames…
  13. Overnight explosion rocks Damascus; Syrian government blames Israel

    Blogs.abcnews.com - World 04.27 / 11:01 blogs.abcnews.com
    Syrian state media said it was from Israeli missiles; Israel had no…
  14. Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus

    Wtvq.com - World 04.27 / 10:56 wtvq.com
    This frame grab from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows flames rising after an explosion near an airport west of Damascus, Syria, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Syria’s state media reported Thursday that Israel has attacked a military […] The post Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus appeared first on ABC 36…
  15. Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus

    Newstalk650.com - World 04.27 / 10:56 newstalk650.com
    BEIRUT — Syrian state media blamed Israel on Thursday for an early morning missile attack on a military installation near the Damascus International Airport that shook the capital from the force of the blasts. Israeli Minister of Intelligence Yisrael Katz would not comment directly on the incident but said any similar strike would be in line with established policy to interrupt the transfer of weapons to the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah from Iran and Syria. "It absolutely matches our d…
  16. Israel Missiles Hit near Damascus Airport, Syria State Media Says

    Naharnet.com - Middle East 04.27 / 10:55 naharnet.com
    A huge blast which struck near Damascus airport early on Thursday was caused by Israeli missiles hitting a "military position", Syria's state SANA news agency reported. "A military position southwest of Damascus International Airport was targeted at dawn today by an Israeli aggression using several missiles fired from occupied territory, sparking explosions in the area," SANA said, citing a military…
  17. Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza: Israel

    Federalnewsradio.com - Business 04.27 / 10:37 federalnewsradio.com
    Israel says it was informed that the Palestinian self-rule government in the West Bank will stop paying for electricity Israel sells to the Gaza Strip The post Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza: Israel appeared first on…
  18. Israel strikes Iran-supplied arms depot near Damascus airport

    Tribuneindia.com - World 04.27 / 10:32 tribuneindia.com
    AMMAN/BEIRUT, April 27 Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, Syrian rebel and regional intelligence sources said, targeting weapons sent from Iran via commercial and military cargo planes. Video carried on Lebanese TV and shared on social media showed the pre-dawn airstrikes caused a fire around the airport east of the Syrian capital, suggesting fuel sources or weapons containing explosives were hit. Syrian state…
  19. Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near Damascus

    Billingsgazette.com - World 04.27 / 10:24 billingsgazette.com
    BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media blamed Israel on Thursday for an early morning missile attack on a military installation near the Damascus International Airport that shook the capital from the force of the b…
  20. Israel strikes Iran-supplied arms depot near Damascus airport

    Zeenews.india.com - World 04.27 / 10:21 zeenews.india.com
    Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, Syrian rebel and regional sources said, targeting weapons regularly sent from Iran via commercial and military cargo…