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Posts Tagged: Yemen Jews

July 8, 2021 3:57 pm

Senior Rabbi in United Arab Emirates Denounces Continuing Imprisonment of Yemeni Jew as ‘Crime Against Humanity’

The senior rabbi in the United Arab Emirates has called for the immediate release of Levi Salem Marhabi, one of a handful of remaining Jews...

March 30, 2021 9:07 am

Houthis Expel Yemen’s Few Remaining Jewish Families - Yemen’s millennia-old Jewish population has come down to only four elderly men, after the last few remaining Jewish families were expelled this week...

August 10, 2020 10:38 am

UAE Reunites Yemenite Jewish Family – The United Arab Emirates facilitated the reunion of a Jewish Yemenite family that had been separated for 15 years. According to a report by...

July 15, 2020 1:54 pm

Unverified Reports of Houthi Persecution of Yemen Jews Arouse Concern

Uncorroborated Arabic-language media reports have circulated in recent days that Iran-backed Houthi rebels have targeted Yemen's tiny Jewish community as part of an “ethnic cleansing”...

August 9, 2019 3:57 pm

Recounting the History of Yemeni Jews on Tisha B’Av

Ever since I first visited a Yemenite community in Israel way back in 1958, I have had a soft spot for Yemeni Jews -- for...

March 26, 2015 4:46 pm

Houthi Crisis Sheds Light on Antisemitism and Plight of Jews in Yemen - As Shi'a Muslim Houthi rebels continue overtaking Yemen and the country's capital, Sana'a, after the escape of Western-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour, the Houthis vowed to...

March 26, 2015 10:38 am

Israel Concerned About Fate of Remaining Jews in Yemen as Civil War Rages

Ynet - Israel is closely following developments in Yemen, where Gulf states are bombing Iranian-backed fighters, and has expressed deep concern over the fate of...

February 16, 2015 10:40 am

After Iran-Backed Takeover of Yemen, Country’s Remaining Jewish Community May Soon Leave - The ancient Jewish presence in Yemen may soon come to an end as fears grow among the country's few remaining Jews over a...

November 25, 2014 11:20 am

Yemenite Culture Minister Dedicates Award to Country’s 90 Remaining Jews - Yemenite Minister of Culture Arwa Othman is giving away Human Rights Watch's Alison Des Forges Award, which she received in September, to Yemen's dwindling Jewish community. The...

February 1, 2013 1:52 am

What’s Happening to Yemen’s Forgotten Christians

When one thinks of Yemen—the impoverished Arab country that begat Osama bin Laden and is cushioned between Saudi Arabia and Somalia, two of...

July 5, 2012 2:06 pm

Murder Victim’s Family Urges Exodus for Yemen’s Jews

The family of Aharon Joseph Zindani, a Yemenite Jew who was murdered in his native country in May, is urging Yemen's remaining Jews to emigrate to...

February 8, 2012 12:59 pm

Dror Karta’s Play With Visual Pun

Until the advent of surrealist art around the turn of the 20th century, it was rare to see visual artists meaningfully engage with the...


Exclusive: Iran Sends Russia Hundreds of Ballistic Missiles, Sources Say

Iran has provided Russia with a large number of powerful surface-to-surface ballistic missiles, six sources told Reuters, deepening the military cooperation between the two US-sanctioned countries. Iran's provision of around 400 missiles includes many...


Hamas Sexual Violence ‘Systematic and Deliberate’, Says Israeli...

The Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel on Wednesday published an extensive report submitted to the UN detailing the...

Middle East

Iraqi Kurdish PM Cancels Meeting With Iran Minister in Protest Over Attack

Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Masrour Barzani canceled a meeting with Iran's foreign minister at the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland in protest over Iranian missile strikes on the...

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