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Posts Tagged: jewish agency russia

June 26, 2023 12:12 pm

Iran, Qatar Express Support for Putin as Fears Grow for Russian Jews

The leaders of Iran and Qatar expressed support for Vladimir Putin during separate phone calls with the Russian President on Monday, following a weekend of...

January 15, 2023 9:07 am

‘I Have to Remain Optimistic,’ Ukrainian Ambassador to Israel Says, as Netanyahu Government Deliberates Over Military Assistance

Yevgen Korniychuk, Ukraine's Ambassador to the State of Israel, draws upon a Biblical analogy when explaining his country's determination to secure a future free from...

August 19, 2022 9:49 am

Russian Court Announces One Month Postponement of Legal Hearing into Closure of Jewish Agency Operations

A Moscow court hearing initiated by the Russian Ministry of Justice in a bid to close down the local operations of the Jewish Agency has...

August 18, 2022 8:08 am

Russian Jews Head for Israel as Kremlin Targets Emigration Group

In the hours after Russia invaded Ukraine in February, Ilya Fomintsev, a 43-year-old oncologist and director of a medical charity, took to the streets of...

August 9, 2022 11:12 am

Israeli and Russian Presidents Discuss Threat to Close Jewish Agency

Israeli President Isaac Herzog spoke by telephone with Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, in a bid to take the sting out of the tensions...

July 27, 2022 10:40 am

Russia’s Threat Against the Jewish Agency Is an Act of Political Extortion - Russia’s Justice Ministry is seeking to end the activities of the Jewish Agency in Russia, likely a signal by the Kremlin to Jerusalem...

July 25, 2022 10:49 am

‘Israel Should Have No Illusions About Russia,’ Says Prominent Jewish Businessman Who Fled Putin’s Regime

A prominent Russian-Israeli businessman who ran afoul of President Vladimir Putin has called on those Jews who remain in Russia to leave the country at...

July 21, 2022 10:30 am

Russian Government Launches Legal Bid to Close Down Jewish Agency Operations

The Jewish Agency is facing the shuttering of its operations in Russia, following an announcement on Thursday from the Russian Ministry of Justice that it...


Shutdown Imminent as House, Senate Hold Split Courses on US Government Fund...

The U.S. government looked all but certain to enter a partial shutdown on Sunday as House Republicans and Senate Democrats...


Israelis Rally Against Judicial Overhaul for 39th Week

i24 News - Tens of thousands of Israelis protested against the governing coalition's judicial overhaul plans in Tel Aviv on Saturday, for the 39th weekend. Israel is deeply divided over the...

Middle East

In Taking Karabakh, Azerbaijan’s President Avenged his Father

Early on September 19, Azerbaijan's president set in motion a lightning-fast military plan months in the making that would redraw the geopolitical map and avenge an ignominious defeat suffered by...

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