Israeli Court Delays Appointment of Top Army Rabbi Who Implied Rape Permitted in Wartime

In response to Meretz petition, justices demand affidavit clarifying Col. Eyal Krim's past contentious remarks, including calling gays 'sick' and terrorists 'animals.'

Israel's High Court of Justice issued an interim order on Monday to delay the appointment of Col. Eyal Krim as the new chief rabbi...