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ARTICLES BY: Algemeiner Staff

November 15, 2017 5:11 pm

UN Approves Expansion of Israeli Project Bolstering Security of Peacekeeping Force in Central African Republic

The United Nations approved earlier this week the extension of an Israeli technology project designed to bolster the security of the global intergovernmental body’s Multidimensional...

November 14, 2017 12:30 pm

VIDEO: Bernard-Henri Lévy Speaks with Algemeiner Correspondent at Columbia University on Judaism, Human Rights and Moral Obligations

Leading French philosopher and author Bernard-Henri Lévy spoke powerfully about the connection between Judaism and human rights advocacy at a recent discussion on human rights and...

November 14, 2017 10:17 am

ADL Chief Slams The New School Over Upcoming Antisemitism Panel Featuring Anti-Israel Activist Linda Sarsour

Anti-Defamation League National Director CEO Jonathan Greenblatt slammed The New School on Monday over the Manhattan-based institution’s upcoming hosting of a panel discussion on antisemitism...

November 13, 2017 9:22 am

Report: Mexico Will Stop Voting in Favor of Palestinians at UN

Mexico will stop voting in favor of the Palestinians at United Nations institutions, the Hebrew newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth has reported. According to the report, Mexican Foreign...

November 12, 2017 2:10 pm

Cletus ‘Hebrew Hammer’ Seldin Sinks Roberto Ortiz in Round 3 of Nassau Coliseum Fight

Top Jewish boxer Cletus "Hebrew Hammer" Seldin continued his daunting run of victories with a third-round stoppage win over Roberto Ortiz at the Nassau Coliseum on...

November 10, 2017 4:22 pm

‘Who’s Roger Waters?’ Famed Israeli-American Violinist Itzhak Perlman and Wife Dismiss BDS-Supporting Rocker

Israeli virtuoso Itzhak Perlman -- widely regarded as one of the world's greatest living violinists -- had some dismissive words for leading BDS advocate and former...

November 9, 2017 3:52 pm

British Jews Fear Longterm Fallout From Row Over UK Government Minister’s Undisclosed Meetings With Israeli Leaders

British Jewish leaders fear that the public row over a UK government minister's undisclosed meetings with Israeli leaders while on a family vacation in Israel will have negative implications...

November 8, 2017 5:07 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Iran-Saudi Arabia Tensions ‘Pale in Comparison’ to Islamic Republic’s Takeover of Kurdish Areas in Northern Iraq

While heightened tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia over recent developments in Lebanon and Yemen have been the focus of the international community in the...

November 8, 2017 9:02 am

Amid Heightened Regional Tensions, Iranian Leader Says Saudi Arabia Making ‘Strategic Mistake’ by Allying With US, Israel

Saudi Arabia is making a “strategic mistake and miscalculation” by favoring ties with the US and Israel over Iran, the Islamic Republic’s president asserted on...

November 7, 2017 10:12 am

Israel Delivering Emergency Assistance to Madagascar as African Island Nation Copes With Worst ‘Black Death’ Plague Outbreak in 50 Years

Israel is sending aid to Madagascar as the Indian Ocean island nation copes with its worst "Black Death" plague outbreak in half a century. At least...

November 5, 2017 6:55 pm

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Expresses Solidarity With Victims of Shooting ‘Savagery’ at Texas Church

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed solidarity with the victims of Sunday's shooting attack on a Baptist church in Texas in which up to...

November 5, 2017 1:23 pm

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to BBC: Iranian Takeover of Middle East Must Be Stopped

The resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri on Saturday and his criticism of Iran should serve as a “wakeup call for everyone,” Israeli Prime...

November 3, 2017 11:44 am

Balfour Declaration Respresented ‘Hope for Mankind,’ Says Ex-Secretary of State Kissinger

Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has described the 1917 issuance of the Balfour Declaration -- in which Britain promised the Jewish people a...

November 1, 2017 12:20 pm

US Jewish Organizations Condemn New York City Terror Attack

US Jewish organizations have strongly denounced Tuesday's terrorist attack in New York City, in which eight people were killed and 11 more injured when a...


Miss Israel, Miss Iraq Find ‘Peace and Love’ Amid Mideast Tensions – In a rare sign of Middle East solidarity, Miss Israel Adar Gandelsman and...

Israeli Soccer Star Named Most Valuable Player in Chinese League – Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi was named this year’s most valuable player in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last...


US Lawmakers Advance Measures to Block Aid to Hamas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation on Wednesday targeting the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. The approved measures include the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention...

Hezbollah’s Firm Grip Over Lebanon Fuels Region’s Sectarian Strife

Chief Iranian proxy Hezbollah has a firm grip over Lebanon -- and the terror group's bloody...


UK Labour Education Chief: Antisemitism Still a Problem ‘In Our Campu...

British lawmakers and student leaders convened on Wednesday to discuss the prevalence of antisemitism at universities and strategize on ways...


‘Anyone Who Tests Us Will Be Hit Hard,’ Israeli Minister Says Amid ... – “Anyone who tests us will be hit hard,” Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday while touring...

Middle East

Saudi FM: Hezbollah Is a ‘First-Class Terrorist Organization’

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir described Hezbollah on Thursday as a "first-class terrorist organization" that should lay down its arms and respect Lebanon's sovereignty.