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Posts Tagged: Jewish emigration

September 24, 2014 10:36 am

Highest Number of New Immigrants in Israel Are From Ukraine, Russia, and France

The final group of new immigrants for the Jewish year of 5774 arrived in Israel on Monday. Some 140 arrivals from Russia and Ukraine arrived at...

October 23, 2013 8:57 am

Keeping Israel a Jewish State

As the Israelis and Palestinians negotiate, Prime Minister Netanyahu has made recognition of the Jewish right to a homeland in Israel "the most important key...

November 4, 2012 12:01 pm

Refusenik’s Translated Memoir Offers Rare Glimpse Into Soviet Oppression

"With neither family nor human warmth, it was an existence lived against the grain of human nature." That is how Yosef Mendelevich remembers the deprivations of...

May 25, 2012 10:27 am

On Shavuot: The Power of Imagination and Tradition

There's a Jewish internet dating service (amongst the many) called "Saw You at Sinai". I guess its name derives from the famous argument of...

April 30, 2012 10:14 am

Tea Party Opportunist Takes on Lugar in Indiana – But Turns Out to be a Mr. Softee

Six-term incumbent Indiana Republican Senator Richard Lugar is facing off in a close race against upstart challenger Richard Mourdock, the state treasurer, who is, according...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...