It may be embarrassing in the short term but it restores a tiny bit of credibility to Israel's judicial system, which has quite a reputation for unfair treatment of minorities. Huh? Katsav is Sephardic? No way. Time to do some more research...
Syrian troops sieze village above rebel-held parts of Aleppo (Reuters)
from the article: 'Katsav lied, manipulated and withheld information'
Hamas may have told Israel it isn’t looking for another war in Gaza, but it’s clearly desperate to advance its attack tunnels. It’s also delighted to be sowing seeds of discontent and concern among the Israeli public.04:19 13.02.16 | 0 comments
The standoff suggests that Egypt's powerful security forces may have overstepped their limits by clashing with one of the country's most respected professions.12:16 13.02.16 | 0 comments
Is rice more healthful than ice cream? Not necessarily. Are potatoes harmful? Not for everyone. A breakthrough study by two researchers from the Weizmann Institute shows that each of us has a different 'microbiome,' that makes us respond to foods differently. Get ready for a new medical revolution.16:31 11.02.16 | 0 comments