Wild and Natural Olive Branches

Matthew 5:17-19

Aliyah With Nefesh B’Nefesh


  1. Asked about Israel and Hamas' commitment to the current proposal, the Qatari PM said both sides need to be pressured to reach an agreement and both have been counterproductive.

  2. Negotiators from the US, Egypt and Qatar have been trying for months to mediate a ceasefire and free the hostages, more than 100 of whom are believed to remain captive in Gaza.

  3. The anonymous sources said the commander's role in Hezbollah was as significant as that of Wissam Tawil, a senior Hezbollah commander killed in an Israeli strike in January.

  4. Three of the recently rescued hostages share parts of their captivity ordeal, showing resilience and strength despite their harrowing physical and mental torture experiences.

  5. Israel's Magen David Adom announced that it had not received any reports of casualties thus far.

  6. In 2018, Khalaf Al Habtoor said the Americans, Israelis and Europeans could "dismantle the threat of Hezbollah and rescue the Lebanese", according to the Al Habtoor Group website.

  7. Almost nothing in the appearance of Yaron Avraham, a religious Jew, can provide any hint of his past life and horrible childhood experiences.

  8. According to UK Lawyers for Israel, everyone on the flight, including the children, was required to undergo additional customs checks.

  9. The families of American hostages have called on the Biden administration to ramp up pressure on Qatar to in turn increase pressure on Hamas leadership to accept a deal. 

  10. Reports indicate that in the case of open war, Hezbollah is expected to deploy mortar shells, anti-tank missiles, drones, and UAVs against IDF ground operations.