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April 24, 2018 4:19 pm

Trump Middle East Envoy: We Remain ‘Deeply Committed’ to Achieving Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal

The US remains “deeply committed to achieving an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement,” a top Trump administration official reiterated on Monday. “Past failures do not absolve us of...

April 24, 2018 3:59 pm

Farmers in Southern Israel Upset by ‘Kite Terror’ Phenomenon: ‘It’s an Absurd Situation’

Farmers in southern Israel upset over the damage being done to their fields by “kite bombs” launched by Palestinian terrorists across the border in the...

April 24, 2018 2:51 pm

Reader’s Digest Deems Presidential Suite at Jerusalem’s The David Citadel Hotel One of Most Luxurious in World

The presidential suite at The David Citadel Hotel in Jerusalem has been deemed by Reader’s Digest as one of the 16 most luxurious in the...

April 23, 2018 1:34 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: At Age 70, Israel Has Entered New Era of ‘Maturity and Independence’

At the age of 70, the State of Israel has entered a new era of “maturity and independence,” the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said in...

April 23, 2018 12:04 pm

ADL Offering $5,000 Rewards After Second Brutal Antisemitic Assault in Brooklyn’s Crown Heights Neighborhood

The Anti-Defamation League is offering $5,000 rewards for information leading to the conviction of suspects in two separate vicious attacks against Orthodox Jews in the Crown Heights section...

April 20, 2018 1:34 pm

Sea Turtle Rescued on Israeli Independence Day at Ashdod Port

A sea turtle was rescued on Thursday -- Israeli Independence Day -- after it got caught in a fishing net in the Port of Ashdod,...

April 20, 2018 10:03 am

University of Winchester Academic Who Defended Corbyn Now Being Investigated for Antisemitism

An academic at the University of Winchester in the United Kingdom is being investigated after making disparaging comments on Jews and Israel on social media. Jane...

April 19, 2018 3:39 pm

Israel Receives Well-Wishes From Around Globe as It Celebrates 70th Independence Day

Israel has received well-wishes from around the world as it celebrates its 70th Independence Day. US President Donald Trump tweeted, “Best wishes to Prime Minister @Netanyahu...

April 19, 2018 1:12 pm

German Fruit Juice Giant Pulls Music Awards Sponsorship Amid Continued Outcry Over Antisemitic Rap Duo

Germany's largest fruit juice company on Thursday joined a growing assembly of musicians, artists and corporations expressing fury at the award of the country's most...

April 19, 2018 12:58 pm

Barnard Students Endorse Anti-Israel Divestment in Contentious Referendum

Students at Barnard College in New York have voted to ask the administration to divest from eight companies that “profit from or engage in the State...

April 19, 2018 10:12 am

EU Approves Amendments to Combat Intolerance in Palestinian Textbooks

The European Union's parliament approved amendments on Wednesday that aim to prevent aid to the Palestinian Authority from financing educational materials considered discriminatory or intolerant. The...

April 18, 2018 12:53 pm

George Washington University Students to Vote on Anti-Israel Divestment, Despite Initial Cancellation

George Washington University students are set to vote on a divestment resolution targeting Israel next week, after a debate on the resolution was unexpectedly cancelled...

April 17, 2018 4:38 pm

Labour MPs Give Raw Accounts of Facing Threats, Abuse, as British Parliament Debates Antisemitism

A non-Jewish member of the British Parliament from the opposition Labour Party spoke on Tuesday in blunt detail about the antisemitic threats received by his...

April 17, 2018 3:28 pm

Israelis Stand in Silence to Honor Fallen Soldiers, Terror Victims, as Memorial Day Gets Underway

Israelis stood in silence for one minute on Tuesday night, as sirens blared in remembrance of the country’s fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism. Since 1860,...


Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Films Video Onstage During Israel Concert

Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter filmed a video onstage during his band's live concert...

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...


Brooklyn Man Hopes to Open a New Chapter of Jewish Dating

At many recent Passover seders, sometime after the four questions were asked, a fifth one was posed by a parent...

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...


Israeli Chief Rabbi, European Jewish Leaders, Condemn Calls to Remove Kippa... - Rabbi David Lau, the Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, along with several European rabbis, called on German Jews...


Israeli Group Seeks ICC Action Against Hamas for Using Children as Shields - The Shurat Hadin Israel Law Center is seeking International Criminal Court action against Hamas over the terrorist group’s use of children as human shields in the riots that have taken place...

Middle East

In Power for 15 Years, Iraq’s Shi’ites Split Ahead of Crucial V...

United in their fight against Saddam Hussein's oppression for decades, Iraq's Shi'ites have become deeply fragmented and disillusioned with their...