Wednesday, November 21st | 13 Kislev 5779


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ARTICLES BY: Algemeiner Staff and Agencies

November 19, 2018 1:54 pm

Prominent Israeli Official Calls for Boycott of Airbnb Over Delisting of Settlements

A prominent Israeli official is calling for a boycott of Airbnb after the home-renting company announced on Monday it would remove listings in West Bank...

November 2, 2018 2:31 pm

At Last of Funerals for Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Victims, Family and Friends Pay Tribute to ‘Bubbie’ Rose Mallinger

Mourners gathered in Pittsburgh on Friday for the funeral of the last and oldest of 11 victims gunned down in a massacre at a synagogue,...

October 28, 2018 10:53 am

Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre Victims Identified, Include 97-Year-Old, Pair of Brothers

The 11 Jews massacred on Saturday by a white supremacist gunman at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh have been identified. The victims included: - Joyce...

October 19, 2018 12:36 pm

10,000 Palestinians Riot on Gaza Border, but Major Violent Escalation Avoided

Several dozen Palestinians were injured in riots on Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday, but it appeared a potential major escalation of violence was avoided. An Israeli military spokeswoman...

October 14, 2018 9:57 am

Netanyahu Threatens Hamas With ‘Powerful Blows’ Amid Latest Gaza Violence Flare-Up

Following a weekend that saw around 15,000 Palestinian rioters wreak violence on the Gaza border, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a warning to Hamas...

October 12, 2018 1:22 pm

IDF Kills Group of Palestinian Terrorists Who Launched Gaza Border Attack

A group of Palestinian terrorists set off a bomb on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday and attacked a nearby IDF position. No IDF troops were...

October 11, 2018 4:02 pm

IDF Video Shows Destruction of Hamas-Built Gaza Terror Tunnel

The Israeli military published on Thursday a video showing the detection and destruction of a Hamas-built terror tunnel under the border with the Gaza Strip. The...

September 14, 2018 12:39 pm

3 Palestinian Rioters Reportedly Killed in Latest Incident of Hamas-Orchestrated Gaza Border Violence

Three Palestinian rioters were reportedly killed, and at least 30 others were wounded, at a weekly Hamas-orchestrated disturbance on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday. The...

September 7, 2018 1:53 pm

One Palestinian Rioter Reportedly Killed at Protest on Israel-Gaza Border

IDF troops killed one Palestinian rioter and wounded more than 200 others at a Hamas-organized weekly protest on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday, Palestinian health officials...

September 5, 2018 1:02 pm

Israel Closes Embassy in Paraguay After South American Nation Reverses Jerusalem Move

Israel has closed its embassy in Paraguay following the South American country's decision to move its embassy in the Jewish state from Jerusalem back to...

August 26, 2018 11:27 am

$200 Million Cut in US Aid Might Bring Palestinians to Negotiating Table, Israeli Government Official Says

The Trump administration’s decision to cut more than $200 million in aid to the Palestinians has drawn praise from a top Israeli government official and...

August 20, 2018 11:32 am

Iran’s Ballistic Missile Program ‘Non-Negotiable,’ Top Tehran Regime Official Reiterates

Iran’s ballistic missile program is “non-negotiable,” a top Tehran regime official reiterated on Monday. Referring to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has called for talks with...

August 10, 2018 2:38 pm

Despite Israel-Hamas Ceasefire, Gaza Border Riots Resume

A day after an Egyptian-brokered truce between Israel and Hamas went into effect, thousands of Palestinians rioted on the Israel-Gaza Strip border on Friday. During the...

August 3, 2018 4:18 pm

Palestinian Rioter Killed in Renewed Gaza Border Violence

One Palestinian rioter was reportedly killed in Friday in renewed violence on the Israel-Gaza Strip border. According to a Gaza hospital official, 90 other Palestinians were...


Public Charter Schools Put Benefits of Teaching Hebrew to the Test - Now in its ninth year, the Hebrew Public network of 13...

Hungarian Jews Examine Long-Lost Identity, and a JCC Is There to Help Them - Many Jews in Hungary are discovering their roots for the first...

IDF Enlistment Officer Has ‘Moving Encounters’ with North American Jewish Youths - “That was a real wow for me,” said Lt.-Col. Tzachi Revivo,...


Trump Stands by Saudi Prince Despite Journalist Khashoggi’s Murder

President Donald Trump vowed on Tuesday to remain a "steadfast partner" of Saudi Arabia despite saying that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman may have known about the plan to murder dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi...


On Visit to Golan, IDF Chief Praises Efforts to Keep Iran From Establishing...

Israel will continue to act to thwart the transfer of advanced Iranian weaponry to Hezbollah, the IDF chief of staff...

Middle East

Zarif: Europe Struggling to Set Up Trading Vehicle for Iran

European countries are finding it difficult to set up a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) to allow non-dollar trade with Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday, according to...