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January 19, 2018 3:44 pm

Trump Official Under Fire for Invoking Nazi Persecution of Jews in Religious Freedom Controversy

A senior Trump administration appointee has been strongly criticized after he compared the moral distress experienced by medical professionals confronted with decisions contrary to their religious beliefs with...

January 19, 2018 3:06 pm

Parents of Fallen IDF Soldier Whose Body Is Held by Hamas Call for Israel to Not Return Remains of Terrorist Killed in Jenin

The parents of a fallen IDF soldier whose body has been held by Hamas for three and a half years have called on the Israeli...

January 18, 2018 4:52 pm

American UN Ambassador Haley: Palestinians ‘Not Serious in Truly Getting to Peace’ With Israel

The Palestinians are “not serious in truly getting to peace” with Israel, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said in a Voice of America...

January 17, 2018 3:27 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Proudly Hails First-Ever Appointment of Female Air Force Squadron Commander

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu proudly hailed on Thursday the first-ever appointment of a female to serve as a squadron commander in his country’s air...

January 16, 2018 12:23 pm

German Authorities Swoop on Suspected Iranian Agents Spying on Jewish, Israeli Institutions

German authorities conducted raids targeting ten suspected Iranian agents on Tuesday morning, amid growing concern about the Tehran regime's espionage activities in the country. No arrests were...

January 15, 2018 4:21 pm

Palestinian Girl Reunited With Mother in Gaza After Being Abandoned in Jerusalem by Father Following Medical Treatment at Israeli Hospital

A seven-year-old Palestinian girl from the Gaza Strip has been reunited with her mother after she was abandoned by her father in Jerusalem on Sunday...

January 14, 2018 12:26 pm

After Latest Anti-Terror Tunnel Operation, Israeli Military Hails ‘New and Groundbreaking Technology’ Used Against Subterranean Threat

The Israeli military has destroyed three cross-border Hamas terror tunnels in recent months using “new and groundbreaking technology,” Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus -- the head...

January 14, 2018 10:12 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Warmly Greeted in New Delhi on Arrival for Week-Long India State Visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was warmly greeted upon his arrival in India on Sunday for a week-long state visit. In a sign of respect for...

January 12, 2018 3:33 pm

Eyewitness to 1980 Paris Synagogue Bombing Protests Release of Suspect by French Court

An eyewitness to the 1980 bombing of a synagogue in Paris -- in which four people died and dozens more were wounded -- expressed outrage...

January 11, 2018 3:58 pm

During India Trip, Israeli PM Netanyahu to Seek Strengthened Ties With Bollywood Film Industry

During his four-day visit to India next week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will seek to strengthen the Jewish state’s ties with the Bollywood film...

January 11, 2018 11:28 am

South African Zulu King Invokes Fight Against AIDS, Drought, in Plea to ANC Government to Retain Close Israel Ties

The king of South Africa's Zulu nation has urged the country's ruling African National Congress (ANC) to retain close ties with Israel, following last month's...

January 10, 2018 3:12 pm

Israel Slams Abbas’ Fatah Faction for Praise of Deadly West Bank Shooting

A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah faction on Wednesday for its praise of the deadly West...

January 8, 2018 6:35 pm

Leaping to Trump’s Defense, World Jewish Congress Chief Says ‘Intelligent’ President ‘Confuses’ Critics

The head of the World Jewish Congress, Ronald Lauder, came to the defense on Monday of his embattled boyhood friend, US President Donald Trump, as the...

January 4, 2018 4:48 pm

Dismissing Anti-Regime Protests, Hezbollah Chief Nasrallah Lauds Iranian Support for ‘Resistance Axis’

The leader of Lebanon's Shi'a terrorist organization Hezbollah dismissed the wave of protests that has swept over Iran during the past week as "nothing to worry about,"...


IDF Prepares for New High-Tech Home in Southern Israel’s ‘Silicon Wadi’ - The IDF is gearing up for a major relocation to southern Israel,...

Longtime Supporters of Peace Process: Abbas Is Disqualified as Negotiating Partner - Some prominent Jewish proponents of the decades-long peace process between Israel and...

Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...


On Anniversary of Women’s March, Progressive Group to Protest as R...

As tens of thousands of people prepare to mark the first anniversary of the Women's March with worldwide protests this...

Middle East

Hezbollah Criticizes Lebanon Decision to Allow Spielberg Film

Hezbollah criticized the Lebanese government on Friday for allowing cinemas to screen Steven Spielberg's film "The Post" despite calls for a ban because of the director's links to Israel. The movie...