New York State Senate candidate Mindy Myers brought an elephant to her Long Island fundraiser to "represent the Republican party".
The 22-year-old Orthodox Jew and self titled "Diva of the District" is running against Democratic incumbent of 10 years Senator Kevin Parker.
The Israeli Prime Minister addressed the UN General assembly and issues a warning on Iran.
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad talks to Piers Morgan about his position on Israel on CNN.
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A Rosh Hashanah message from the Israeli president.
The Hatikvah is played as the Israeli flag is raised to mark the start of the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
Four sand kittens, extinct in the wild in Israel, have been born in Ramat Gan Safari Park near Tel Aviv.
The Israeli Olympians make their entrance at the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games.
A video that highlights the IOC's refusal to hold a memorial for the Munich victims - despite having commemorated Olympians in this way before.