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December 15, 2017 2:41 pm

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Heckled as ‘Liar,’ Amid Ongoing Antisemitism Row in Party

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was called a "liar" during his speech at the UK Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah party on Wednesday, after he...

December 12, 2017 4:38 pm

Top Senator Praises Hanukkah-Eve Passage of Key Holocaust Restitution Legislation

Senate minority leader Charles Schumer hailed the passage of new legislation on Tuesday that will boost the restitution process for Holocaust survivors and their families. The Justice...

December 11, 2017 4:16 pm

German Chancellor Leads Condemnation of Antisemitic Outrages in Wake of US Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday condemned the angry antisemitic demonstrations that broke out in various cities in her country in recent days following President...

December 10, 2017 1:44 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Discusses Trump’s Peacemaking Approach, Netanyahu’s Legacy and the Importance of Listening to the Other Side

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Dovid Efune recently appeared on JBS’ “L’Chayim” program and held a wide-ranging discussion with host Mark S. Golub about many pressing issues related...

December 10, 2017 12:23 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Slams Turkish President Erdogan: A Man Who Bombs Kurds Will Not Lecture Us

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday after Erdogan called Israel a “terrorist state” that “kills children.” Speaking at a...

December 8, 2017 11:37 am

Top Israeli Diplomat Ahead of UN Security Council Meeting on Jerusalem Recognition: Trump’s Declaration Is ‘Reality Check’ for Palestinians

American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital should serve as a “reality check” for the Palestinians, the Jewish state’s UN envoy said on Friday, ahead...

December 6, 2017 6:37 pm

A Momentous Day: Jewish Leaders and Israel Advocates Respond to Trump Announcement on Jerusalem

US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday brought forth an outburst of commentary and reaction from virtually all of the...

December 6, 2017 5:57 pm

Following Trump’s Lead, Czech Republic Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Just hours after US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on Wednesday, the Czech Republic followed suit, according to the central European nation’s...

December 6, 2017 3:41 pm

Israeli Leaders Hail US President Trump’s Recognition of Jerusalem as Jewish State’s Capital

Top Israeli officials reacted with across-the-board praise on Wednesday after US President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the Jewish state’s capital. "This is a historic...

December 6, 2017 8:49 am

Israeli Military Identifies Surge of Palestinian Social Media Incitement Ahead of Trump’s Jerusalem Speech

The IDF has identified a surge of incitement on Palestinian social media networks over the past 24 hours, ahead of US President Donald Trump’s expected...

December 5, 2017 8:56 am

Israeli Officials Respond Angrily to Turkish President’s Threat to Cut Ties Over Jerusalem; ‘The Days of the Sultan Are Over’

Israeli officials responded angrily on Tuesday after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to cut his country’s ties with the Jewish state if the US...

November 28, 2017 1:40 pm

European Parliament Members Urge End to EU Financial Ties With BDS Advocates

More than 60 members of the European Parliament have signed a letter to Federica Mogherini, the EU's Foreign Affairs Representative, demanding an end to EU...

November 27, 2017 7:29 pm

New School Professor Attacks Forthcoming Appearance by BDSer Linda Sarsour on Antisemitism Panel

A leading professor at New York's New School who describes herself as a liberal has denounced the college for its plans to host BDS activist...

November 27, 2017 7:21 pm

US Jewish Organizations Condemn Islamist Massacre at Egyptian Mosque

US Jewish organizations roundly condemned Friday's massacre at an Egyptian mosque in northern Sinai, in which more than 300 people were murdered by up to...


Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...


White House: In Any Peace Deal, Western Wall Will Remain Part of Israel

Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem’s Western Wall ultimately will be declared a part of Israel, in another declaration sure to enflame passions among Palestinians and...


Security Preparations in Full Swing Ahead of Pence’s Israel Visit; Po...

Security preparations are in full swing in Israel ahead of US Vice President Mike Pence impending arrival on Wednesday for...

Middle East

U.N. council mulls call for U.S. Jerusalem decision to be withdrawn

The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded after US...