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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: אביהו שפירא
    Shots fired by passing vehicle on the other side of the border, prompting soldiers to return fire; soldier taken to hospital in light condition after having sustained shrapnel wounds to the hand; forces sent to the scene later spotted the vehicle and engaged in a second exchange of fire.
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 1:43 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Witness tells court that despite not wanting to testify, Sgt. Elor Azaria’s actions were justified; ‘I saw the terrorist moving and I reported that he was alive. Then there were gunshots. I reported this as justified fire.'
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 12:09 pm
  • צילום: גיל יוחנן
    'The attorney general's role is to be an advisor, not a decision-maker,' Shaked says, noting that while legislators receive legal consult from the AG, the final decision should be that of the elected representatives.
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 11:44 am
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    Groom Yakir Ashbal and right-wing activist Daniel Pinner among 13 indicted after dancing with firearms and mocking the murder of Palestinian baby Ali Dawabsheh.
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 9:38 am
  • חברת האיתור והחילוץ MAGNUS
    Victims evacuated to hospital in light condition after a jeep accident in the Himalayas; search continues for 42-year-old Israeli, Amit Reichman, who went missing in the giant peaks ten days ago.
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 9:16 am
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    Thousands of documents copied and smuggled to the West by a former KGB archivist reveal the Soviet intelligence agency's network of agents and assets in Israel, including 3 MKs, an IDF major general and a Shin Bet officer. The full story will be published on Friday on Ynetnews.
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:40 am
  • צילום: EPA
    Just over a year since the signing of the Iranian nuclear deal, legislators threaten to reverse one of the major hallmarks of President Obama’s legacy as they plan a 10-year reauthorization of Iranian sanctions; chief proponent of renewal says sanctions ‘should remain in place until the regime stops exporting terror and threatening us and our allies with deadly weapons.’
    Posted: October 26, 2016, 7:09 am
  • צילום: טל שחר
    Avi Buskila has no intention of being a 'pet Mizrahi' for the left-wing NGO; in his first interview since taking over 6 months ago, he declares, 'I won't apologize for spending more time in the army than Bennett, or for being in the periphery longer than Miri Regev. I also won't apologize for thinking it's our turn to take the peace camp forward.'
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 9:30 pm
  • צילום: מוטי קמחי
    Following defense minister’s failure to mention the fate of Lt. Hadar Goldin and Sgt. Oron Shaul during a recent interview with Palestinian media, Lieberman finds himself subjects of severe criticism by families, Arab MKs and former defense minister.
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 9:29 pm
  • Photo: Erez Lichtfeld
    Israel's ambassador to UNESCO and representatives from StandWithUs and International Legal Forum meet with Irina Bokova on Tuesday to present a petition against her agency's disregard for the Jewish ties to Jerusalem in repeated resolutions.
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 9:28 pm
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    After Petah Tikva Magistrates' Court rules that four Arabs were arrested for criminal acts in the city based on their ethnicity, citing ‘no reasonable’ grounds for arrests, police seek to rebut the ruling, offering evidence to the contrary; ‘There were reasonable grounds.’
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 8:54 pm
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    Watch: Russian and Egyptian paratrooper participate in first ever joint drill called 'Defenders of Friendship 2016'; the massive drill, in which 800 Russian soldiers are participating in, are being carried out to practice anti-terror techniques; drill comes as relations between Cairo and DC turn colder.
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 7:40 am
  • צילום: AFP
    The human rights group opposes Russia's stoking military conflict in Syria, while Saudi Arabia is reportedly murdering thousands of civilians in Yemen.; the group also marked China and Egypt as known human rights violators.
    Posted: October 25, 2016, 6:36 am
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Over 90% of IDF roles are open to women, but just 7% of those in combat roles are women. The new program is trying to find out whether the immersion of women in a group of men will ease the feelings of discomfort and cause more unit cohesion among the sexes.
    Posted: October 24, 2016, 9:35 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    Following calls by the Muslim Brotherhood to go out into the streets to protest the al-Sisi regime on November 11, the Egyptian interior minister claimed that the Muslim Brotherhood is 'creating skepticism over the ability of the state and its institutions to satisfy popular expectations.'
    Posted: October 24, 2016, 2:56 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    As the Venezuelan declares that Maduro had instituted an un-democratic coup, hundreds of Maduro supporters stormed the Congress in an effor to silence opposition leaders.
    Posted: October 24, 2016, 2:27 pm
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    Putin-themed 2017 calendars hit the shelves in Russia allowing fans to enjoy the president every day of the year, all while soaking in the wisdom his quotes exude.
    Posted: October 24, 2016, 12:16 pm
  • צילום: EPA
    Rouhani's comments about the US election came in response to an alleged conversation held with unnamed head of state during a United Nations visit in September; 'America claims it has more than 200 years of democracy, and they have had 50 presidential elections, but there is no morality in that country.'
    Posted: October 24, 2016, 7:49 am
  • צילום: AFP
    Hassan Nasrallah has vowed to stay and fight on in Syria at the behest of the Iranians and the Syrians until the 'apostates' are defeated; speech comes amidst the end of another Aleppo ceasefire.
    Posted: October 23, 2016, 8:44 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    ISIS has stormed the Iraqi town of Rutba in Iraq's Anbar province close to the border with Jordan as Iraqi and Kurdish peshmerga troops advance on Mosul; meanwhile, UNICEF described conditions in at least one refugee camp as 'very very poor.'
    Posted: October 23, 2016, 5:00 pm
  • Photo: AP
    Joining a number of other Muslim-majority countries, it is unclear to what extent Iraq’s newly passed ‘Prohibition,’ which carries with it a hefty $21,000 penalty, will be enforced.
    Posted: October 23, 2016, 1:45 pm
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    In aerial strikes less than a day after a senior Egyptian general was killed, the Arab Republic's injures the same number of terrorists that it take out in the northern Sinai Peninsula.
    Posted: October 23, 2016, 9:41 am
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    IDF Col. Tomer Ifrach has a long personal history with Hamas' attack tunnels: During Operation Protective Edge he led a patrol group which was attacked by a Hamas cell hiding in a tunnel; two of his soldiers were killed, and he had to keep fighting with a bullet wound in his back; in an interview, the colonel explains his view of the tunnel threat—now and in the future.
    Posted: October 22, 2016, 9:53 pm
  • צילום: רויטרס
    Watch: A large flotilla of Russian war ships, including an aircraft carrier and the largest battlecruiser in the Russian fleet, sailed off the coast of the UK on its way to Syria on Saturday, in effect telling the West that Russia can do what the West does in terms of power projection, but do it better.
    Posted: October 22, 2016, 6:35 pm
  • צילום: AFP
    A year after being exiled to New York by Prime Minister Netanyahu, Danny Danon feels he has proved himself to all those people who called his appointment a catastrophe waiting to happen. ‘As far as I’m concerned, the results speak for themselves,’ he says, taking pride in small victories. ‘We did things that have never been done before by Israelis at the UN.’
    Posted: October 20, 2016, 9:32 pm
  • Photo: Eloise Bollack
    The groundbreaking, family-run West Bank brewery is also shattering the glass ceiling with general manager Madees Khoury, who is considered to be the first Palestinian female brewer in the Mideast; 'there is great satisfaction when I go out and see people enjoying our beers. I feel really proud to tell them that I made the beers they are drinking.'
    Posted: October 17, 2016, 9:47 pm
  • צילום: האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים
    Prof. Sergio DellaPergola, who has visited almost every Jewish community in the world and is considered an international authority in Jewish demography research, is concerned by studies suggesting that the core of the Jewish people is shrinking.
    Posted: October 16, 2016, 9:45 pm
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