Israel is a tiny country that makes big news. Much of the time, the new stories focusing on Israel relate to war, terrorism, conflict and bloodshed. Yet, these grim headlines obscure a vibrant, thriving and welcoming country that is making groundbreaking discoveries and advancements in a multitude of fields. While Israel is grounded in its rich history, the country and its people are confidently moving forward towards a brighter future.
Check out some good news emanating from Israel over the last decade: locating Lost Tribes, a booming economy, notable films, outstanding sports teams and personalities, academic awards, archeological discoveries, jumps in life expectancy, and advancements for women. These stories provide a much more balanced and accurate picture of what Israel is all about—enjoy!