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Zionism Victoria, with 52 affiliated organisations, is the recognised roof body representing the Jewish community on all aspects related to Israel. Zionism Victoria leads and encourages Jewish and Zionist activity & expression amongst the Jewish community, whilst promoting and communicating Israel’s interests and Victoria’s relationship with Israel.

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  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    The soldier who was stabbed during the March Hebron terror attack, before Sgt. Elor Azaria shot the seriously wounded terrorist, told the court Sunday that he feared the terrorist could have been trying to detonate a bomb; ‘I am still of the belief that the terrorist constituted a threat.'
    Posted: September 25, 2016, 11:06 am
  • צילום: סיוון פרג
    The secret visit by the delegation included a tour of the country, meetings with high-ranking government and IDF officials, and attending a conference at Netanya Academic College; professor praises expedition of 'peace and normalization between neighboring countries.’
    Posted: September 25, 2016, 9:39 am
  • צילום: דובר צה"ל
    Following a six month deployment in West Bank terror hot spots such as Hebron and Ramallah, the Nahal Infantry Brigade is transitioning into a three-month training period focused on threats from the north; 'We were a step away from having dead Israelis in the last few terror attacks. These soldiers displayed operational understanding.'
    Posted: September 25, 2016, 9:15 am
  • צילום: AFP
    During a speech in Qatar, Khaled Mashal confirms a number of rumors circulated by Hamas senior officials of his intention to relinquish his position as chief of the terror organization during next year's expected elections; Ishmail Haniyeh likely to succeed Mashal.
    Posted: September 25, 2016, 8:38 am
  • צילום: AP
    Asked if he called parents of other soldiers who transgressed, the prime minister said: 'No, but I have called many parents in distress over the fact their children were killed,' seemingly drawing a parallel between the two; on Sunday morning, Netanyahu clarified: ‘Sorry if my words were misinterpreted. In no way did I seek to draw comparisons.’
    Posted: September 25, 2016, 7:43 am
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    A Central Bureau of Statistics survey shows that public trust in the law enforcement establishment is low, with just 39% of Israelis holding a positive view of the police and 41% a positive view of the courts.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 9:49 pm
  • צילום: shutterstock
    A real drama is taking place under the Chief Rabbinate's radar, as a secret movement of private halachic marriages is coming out of the shadows and turning into an open, organized system.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 9:38 pm
  • צילום: משטרת ישראל
    Shimon Tadala fought for years to join the Israel Police and only managed to get in nine weeks ago because of a youthful indiscretion; still a cadet, he was the policeman who shot the would-be stabber at Jerusalem's Damascus Gate last week.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 8:58 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Hila Korach came to film a segment in the ultra-Orthodox Jerusalem neighborhood and was attacked by youths. Korach claims she and her crew were surrounded, and that eggs and water-filled bags were thrown at them.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 7:55 pm
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    The donation was given in solidarity with the victims of the earthquake that hit the country in February, killing 117 people. The tables will be used by a school in the city of Tainan.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 6:49 pm
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    The Brazilian press has reported that an Israeli and a local man were arrested in So Paulo with the aid of Israeli authorities. They are suspected of being part of a drug smuggling network.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 4:47 pm
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    Ariel will visit Menashe Levy, who's been under arrest in Addis Ababa for the past 15 months. He is suspected of tax evasion and has been subject to attacks and illness in prison.
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 4:46 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Obama makes the controversial decision which now raises the possibility that, for the first time in his presidency, Congress may override his veto; Obama: 'the bill would be detrimental to US national interests more broadly.'
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 11:59 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    In the third day of a joint operation between the Assad regime and Russia, heavy aerial bombardment of Aleppo has killed at least another 15 people Saturday; 'This is the worst day we've had in a long time.'
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 10:49 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    While the world has been ratcheting up military pressure on ISIS, those focused on legal proceedings against the group for crimes against humanity have been increasingly frustrated; 'The West looks to the United States for leadership in the Middle East, and the focus of this administration has been elsewhere — in every respect.'
    Posted: September 24, 2016, 9:34 am
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    Staff Sgt. Rachel Selfin was an orphan by the time she was five, but wouldn't let this loss stop her from serving in combat in the IDF. In October 2015, she saved the life of her soldier, who was stabbed in the neck by a terrorist.
    Posted: September 23, 2016, 9:13 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    After their boat capsized 15 miles off the Egyptian coast on Wednesday, the bodies of 162 victims have been recovered, with more expected to be found in the coming days; 12,000 migrants arrived in Italy from Egypt in 2016.
    Posted: September 23, 2016, 4:23 pm
  • AFP
    The Syrian military is ramping up its offensive against rebels in the northern city of Aleppo; the regime has been hitting the rebel held eastern half of the city with heavy artillery bombardments, airstrikes, and barrel bombs; 91 have died, 40 buildings reduced to rubble.
    Posted: September 23, 2016, 3:06 pm
  • AP
    The Syrian president denies the Syrian or Russian armies were behind Monday's airstrikes near Aleppo; accuses the US of bearing responsibility for breaking the cease-fire and of lacking 'the will' to oppose rebel factions within Syria.
    Posted: September 23, 2016, 7:55 am
  • Photo: Reuters
    The Land of Israel Caucus is mounting a campaign to convince the gov't to uphold High Court's decision to demolish the illegally-built Palestinian village; Palestinians claim they've lived on the land for hundreds of years: 'We have Turkish papers from the Ottoman times to prove we own the land.'
    Posted: September 22, 2016, 9:31 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Rebel officials and rescue workers said incendiary bombs were used in attack by Russian and Syrian government forces on the city, which defied US pleas to halt flights and salvage the ceasefire.
    Posted: September 22, 2016, 3:13 pm
  • צילום: AP
    Rocket that fell in unpopulated area near the Qayyara West base, where hundreds of US forces are stationed, left suspicious 'tar-like, black, oily' substance, which initially tested positive for mustard agent but then tested negative in a subsequent examination.
    Posted: September 22, 2016, 8:08 am
  • צילום: אוהד צויגנברג
    Every Thursday night, dozens of members of the anti-assimilation group Lehava march in the Jerusalem city center, shouting racist slogans against Arabs. Some have gone as far as to assault dozens of Arabs in the area. Unfortunately, almost all of the cases were closed due to lack of evidence.
    Posted: September 21, 2016, 9:38 pm
  • צילום: אבי דודי
    Though the United Nations cafeterias offer Halal, vegetarian and vegan selections, it does not offer kosher food; Israel's UN Ambassador Danny Danon is moving to change this in a letter he wrote to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, in which he asks him for kosher food, so that all the citizens of the world may feel welcome at the UN.
    Posted: September 21, 2016, 4:55 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Following a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest held in Texas in 2015, which was organized by Pamela Geller, three ISIS supporters in the US plotted to behead the controversial blogger; 'Nicholas Rovinski is a vulnerable young man who fell deep into a rabbit hole of extremist ideology.'
    Posted: September 21, 2016, 6:48 am
  • צילום: אלעד גרשגורן
    In an interview on a submarine, Maj. Gen. Ram Rothberg concludes five years in office, tells Ynet about the Navy's cooperation with the Paratroopers Brigade and Air Force and calls on commanders in the IDF to serve as educators in the State of Israel.
    Posted: September 20, 2016, 9:38 pm
  • דובר צה"ל
    Four former athletes who had every reason to pursue a successful career in windsurfing, soccer, rugby or ice hockey, explain why they decided to follow their heart and drop everything for a more meaningful position in the IDF.
    Posted: September 18, 2016, 9:50 pm
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