Heated remarks between justice minister and defense minister revolved around whether Israel should present diplomatic initiative to Palestinian Authority and international community.
Dozens of investigators questioned lead suspect Riad Nasser almost around the clock, amounting to hundreds of pages of transcripts, far more than the norm.
Upsetting the Golan Druze apple cart at Quneitra
The capture by rebel forces of the border crossing between Syria and Israel's Golan Heights jeopardizes apple exports and the passage to Damascus of Druze college students.
Working like Zionist pioneers, to save Amharic
Many Ethiopians living in Israel are unable to read or write Amharic, driving fears that the language may become locally extinct.