Research shows that at least four other soldiers have gone in front of a military court for the same charges as Elor Azaria since 2000.
'Fuad' Ben-Eliezer served for decades in the IDF and as a Member of Knesset. He withdrew from the presidential race in 2014 due to allegations of corruption, for which he was later charged. He had been hospitalized due to heart problems.
Suggested punishment would include $200 fine and attendance at workshop to learn about hardships of those driven to prostitution.
The trial of Elor Azaria, the soldier accused of killing a wounded Palestinian assailant in Hebron, shifts into high gear with four hearings scheduled this week and another seven for next month.
It is not clear why the IDF authorities were unaware of the woman’s condition, since she had been due to enlist years ago.
Claiming to be the most pup-friendly city in the world, Tel Aviv's festival coincided with Dog Day celebrations around the world.
Environmental group warns that ‘draconian’ legislation would create severe noise pollution for many Israelis.
The travel ban imposed by Russia is estimated to have caused billions of dollars in losses for the Turkish tourism industry.
Even though the majority of youngsters on resort holidays are too young to legally consume alcohol, that doesn’t stop tour company representatives selling them party packages. ‘Kids are subjected to extortion and pressure’ warns one concerned parent.
Israel Electric Corp worker found unexpected correlations between swarms of nomadica jellyfish, the temperature of the sea - and the phase of the moon.
Roei Freilich has created a loud mishmash of disco and guitars; young singer Aveva’s debut single is groovy; and Joca Perpignan has made an appealing version of ‘My Little Sister.’
The food at these restaurants is influenced by the surrounding markets, ethnicities and cultures – all of which make up Israel’s unique capital.