Dueling Protest Groups Outside Israeli Consulate Call For Mideast PeaceDemonstrators on both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict gathered to make their voices heard at the Israeli Consulate on the East Side Wednesday.
Hundreds Gather At Israeli Consulate, Demand Release Of Kidnapped TeensThe desperate search for three missing Israeli teenagers sparked a rally on the East Side on Sunday.
Diplomats' Strike Shuts Down Israeli Consulates Around The WorldThe Israeli Consulate in New York, and others worldwide, have shut down as diplomats have gone on strike.
Protesters On Both Sides Call For Peace As Tensions Heat Up In IsraelThe Sabbath was far from a day of rest in Israel this Saturday, as the military was poised for a ground offensive in Gaza, and protests by supporters of Israel and Palestine pressed on in New York.
NYPD Puts Blanket Protection On Israeli Government Buildings, Local TemplesThe violence in the Middle East is leading to stepped up security in New York, and some frayed nerves for those with family in Israel.
As Conflict Intensifies, So Do Fears If Israeli Invasion Of GazaA Palestinian rocket targeted Tel Aviv on the third day of an Israeli military operation against militants in the Gaza Strip. Sirens wailed across the city Friday afternoon shortly before the explosion sounded out.
Protesters Take To NYC Streets As Israelis, Palestinians Move Closer To WarThe NYPD had the entire area around the Israeli consulate blocked off Thursday night. There was also increased security at Israeli government facilities and synagogues all over the city.
Sources: Iran May Have Already Developed Plans For Attack On NYC Through Years Of EspionageNew York City officials are on the alert for what they are calling an “off the shelf" terror attack by Iran, a plot the nation’s spies may have already developed for use when the timing is right. The fear is Iran may think the right time is now.
Protest Held At Israeli Consulate In Response To Obama Middle East SpeechWhile President Obama was meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu in Washington, a protest was held at the Israeli consulate in Midtown Manhattan.