Lapid meets King Abdullah in Amman

The second meeting between the two leaders comes amid growing tension in Jerusalem just ahead of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. By Erin Viner Jordanian King Abdullah II hosted…

Israel increases Gaza work permits

The move comes as part of Jerusalem’s campaign to ease border tensions with the Palestinian Islamist-Hamas controlled territory. By Erin Viner 10,000 residents of Gaza are now permitted to cross…

Gantz: coordination with PA critical

It is imperative to “maintain coordination and cooperation” with the Palestinian Authority (PA) even “alongside deep and difficult disagreements,” said Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin…

COGAT helps plan Christmas celebrations

In efforts to ensure a safe and happy holiday for Christian residents of the Holy Land, the Head of the Unit for Coordination of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT)…

COGAT: Gaza’s Red Gold Is Back

A first for this season, Israel’s Coordination of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) facilitated the export of fresh strawberries from the Gaza Strip to Judea and Samaria. By Erin…

Sweden: PA corruption hinders aid

Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde stated that “widespread corruption” in “Palestine” is “an obstacle” for Stockholm’s “ambitions to help with economic development.” By Erin Viner This, according to Radio Sweden…

Israel: PA to register undocumented Palestinians

4,000 Arab residents of the West Bank will be registered in Palestinian Authority (PA) Population Registry, announced Israel’s Coordinator for Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT). By Erin Viner According…

Israel holds multinational aerial drill

The Israel Air Force (IAF) is currently holding its biennial Blue Flag exercise with the participation of 7 other countries. By Erin Viner International military aircraft flew in from the…

COGAT eases Gaza restrictions

By Erin Viner for TV7 The IDF Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) has announced that in light of the security calm with Gaza over the past week,…