Israeli Army

PHOTOS: Orthodox Jews In Jerusalem Riot Against Military Conscription

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

Israeli soldiers have clashed with strictly Orthodox Jews demonstrating in Jerusalem against a new plan to compel them to join the Israeli army. Th...

Fearless Heroine Or 'Exploited And Naive'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

An Israeli court which ruled the state is not to blame for the death of Rachel Corrie has reignited the debate over human rights in Israel, and whethe...

Israel 'Not Responsible' For Death Of Activist Rachel Corrie, Court Rules

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

The parents of pro-Palestinian activist Rachel Corrie's have lost their claim against the state of Israel over the death of their daughter, who was cr...

Discord in Zion - Rise of Israel's Ultra-Orthodox (Haredi) Groups

Hannah Gal | Posted 23.01.2014 | Home
Hannah Gal

In Israel's thoroughly modern society, women stand at the head of industries and are even the current leaders of the two main political parties. This country currently has a woman heading the supreme court and has had the famous Golda Meir for a prime minister decades ago. But the civilised nature of this society is at breaking point.

Israeli Soldier Gilad Shalit Returns Home To Hero's Welcome After Release

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

Gilad Shalit, an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas five years ago, has been greeted by cheering, flag-waving crowds after arriving back in his hometow...