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ARTICLES BY: Algemeiner Staff and Agencies

August 13, 2020 11:04 am

With Trump’s Help, Israel and United Arab Emirates Reach Historic Deal to Normalize Relations

Israel and the United Arab Emirates reached a historic deal on Thursday that will lead to a full normalization of diplomatic relations between the two...

July 29, 2020 2:06 pm

UK Rapper Wiley Claims ‘I’m Not Racist,’ After Twitter Account Suspended for Antisemitic Posts

British rap artist Wiley apologized on Wednesday and said he was not racist after posting a string of antisemitic comments on his social media accounts. The rapper’s Twitter...

July 27, 2020 3:38 pm

Hezbollah ‘Playing With Fire,’ Israel’s Netanyahu Warns After Thwarted Northern Border Attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that Hezbollah was “playing with fire” following an attempted terror attack on the Jewish state's northern border on Monday. "Israel...

July 20, 2020 1:24 pm

Israeli Supermodel Bar Rafaeli Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion, Will Pay 2.5 Million-Shekel Fine

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli pled guilty to charges of tax evasion in a Tel Aviv court on Monday. Refaeli agreed to a plea bargain with prosecutors...

June 25, 2020 3:06 pm

Israel and UAE to Cooperate in Fight Against Coronavirus

Israel and the United Arab Emirates will cooperate in the fight against the coronavirus, the two countries said on Thursday, a possible boost to Israeli efforts...

June 24, 2020 1:26 pm

At Security Council Meeting, UN Chief Guterres Urges Israel to Nix West Bank Annexation Plans

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged Israel on Wednesday to abandon plans to annex settlements in the West Bank, warning this threatened prospects for peace with the...

June 23, 2020 12:54 pm

Israeli Police Officer Lightly Wounded in Car-Ramming Attack Near Jerusalem

A Palestinian man was shot dead on Tuesday after he tried to run over an Israeli police officer in the Jerusalem area. The officer was lightly...

May 25, 2020 12:18 pm

Israel Won’t Miss ‘Historic Opportunity’ to Annex Parts of West Bank, Netanyahu Vows

Israel will not miss a "historic opportunity" to extend its sovereignty to parts of the West Bank, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday, calling...

May 20, 2020 4:56 pm

Iran Will Support Any Nation or Group ‘Who Opposes and Fights’ Israel, Khamenei Vows Ahead of Quds Day

Iran will support any nation or group that fights Israel, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday, ahead of this week's annual observance of Quds (Jerusalem) Day. "We...

May 15, 2020 11:24 am

Israeli Pharma Giant Teva Donates Medicines for New NIH COVID-19 Treatment Study

The US National Institutes of Health (NIH) said on Thursday it had begun a study to evaluate the combination of antibiotic azithromycin and hydroxychloroquine as...

May 13, 2020 12:08 pm

After Jerusalem Visit, Pompeo Says He Was ‘Impressed’ by Israel’s Efforts to Defeat Coronavirus

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a lightning trip on Wednesday to Israel, where he met with top leaders to discuss the coronavirus pandemic...

April 21, 2020 12:38 pm

In Midst of Coronavirus Pandemic, Israel Remembers Holocaust Victims

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, Israel paused on Tuesday to remember the murder of 6 million Jews by the Nazis on Holocaust Remembrance...

April 7, 2020 1:16 pm

Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Israel Indicates Willingness to Engage in Talks With Hamas on Prisoner Exchange

Israel called on Tuesday for the immediate resumption of indirect talks with the Gaza Strip's Hamas rulers on the return of two Israeli civilians and the...

April 3, 2020 12:54 pm

Pakistani Authorities Rearrest Four Terrorists Acquitted for Murder of Daniel Pearl

Pakistani authorities on Friday ordered the four men convicted of the 2002 murder of American-Jewish journalist Daniel Pearl to be detained for three months, despite...


Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

Checking in on COVID-19 and Jewish Seniors - As America’s battle with the novel coronavirus has raged on, America’s Jewish community has suffered its share of...

Celebrating the Banai Family and the History of Israel in Jerusalem - Museums are in crisis all over the world due to the...


Jewish, Pro-Israel Groups Welcome News of UAE Peace Deal

Jewish and pro-Israel groups praised on Thursday the news of the normalization deal reached between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. The Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations stated,...


Netanyahu Hails ‘New Era’ in Israel’s Relations With Arab...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed the coming of a “new era” in his country's relations with the Arab world...

Middle East

Palestinians Decry ‘Betrayal’ by UAE Over Peace Deal With Israe...

Israel talked of "history" and Palestinians of "betrayal" after Thursday's surprise announcement of a deal to normalize relations between the Jewish...

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