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Natan Sharansky Travels to Africa for ‘Jewish Peace Corps’

Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky is spending this week meeting with Jews and non-Jews in Africa.

PM Netanyahu Emphasizes Importance of African Relations with Togolese FM Robert Dussey [video]

Prime Minister Netanyahu underscored the warm relations and long history Israel has with Togo when he met with Foreign Minister Dussey in Jerusalem.

Cape Town Jews Warned Against Participating in Meeting on Future of Development Site

'Please be aware that any engagement on your part ... may be detrimental to the community's interest given the sensitive nature of this matter at this time.'

Namibians Suing Germany for 1904 Genocide

'The only difference [between the Jewish Holocaust and our own] is that the Jews are white and we are black,' said Herero chief Sam Kambazembi.

Israel Cuts All Development Aid to Angola in Retaliation for UNSC Vote

Israel has cut its assistance to Angola in retaliation for that country's vote in favor of the anti-Israel resolution at the UNSC.

Netanyahu Hits Back: Diplomatic Fallout After Anti-Israel UN Resolution 2334

PM Netanyahu orders two ambassadors home for "consultations" and an end to aid programs for one of the sponsors of anti-Israel UN Resolution 2334. That's for starters.

Return to Uganda by ‘Jewish Peace Corps’

A project of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Project TEN, aims to help children in Uganda.

Celebration, Challenges as Ethiopian Community Celebrates Sigd Festival

Thousands of Israeli Ethiopians marked the Day of Sigd in Jerusalem this week. It's an echo of the First Temple era.

Ohio State University Attacker ‘Inspired’ By ISIS, Law Enforcement Says

A Somali-born terrorist inspired by ISIS injured 11 people in Ohio but officials still don't know why he attacked his own school.

Dead Terrorist at Ohio State U Identified as Abdul Razaq Ali Artan

The terrorist who carried out a Middle Eastern-style ram-and-stab attack at Ohio State University was a Somali Muslim immigrant teen who had lived in Pakistan.

Egypt Protects Ghana’s Israeli Football Coach

Egypt has extended protection to an Israeli football coach for Ghana, after receiving threats on his life from Egyptian "fans."

PM Netanyahu to Visit Australia, Singapore, Kazakhstan & Azerbaijan

The prime minister and president will be globe-trotting this year as Israel's international relations grow.

Israeli Jewish Leaders Furious at UNESCO Rejection of Jewish Ties to Jerusalem

Israeli Jewish leaders and lawmakers across the board are livid over the UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem.

PM Netanyahu : UNESCO Resolution is ‘Theater of the Absurd’

PM Netanyahu invited members of UNESCO to take a trip to the Arch of Titus to view the treasures of the Holy Temple and refresh their historic memories.

NY/NJ Bomber Captured in Shootout With NJ Police, FBI

Ahmad Khan Rahami has been identified as the Chelsea terrorist whose bombing hurt 29 people. He is now in custody.

Israeli Embassy in Dakar Gave Sheep to Needy for Eid al-Adha

Israel strengthens relations with the African nation of Senegal through respectful aid to its needy on holidays.

Israeli Envoy: Anti-Israel UN Seminar Was Led by BDS Activists

Danon complained that most of the speakers at the event are known for their anti-Israel views.

Online Fundraiser for Medical Treatment of Abayudaya Jewish Infant

Mugaga Treva, 4, is the son of Nantabo Esther, a member of Namanyonyi Synagogue, one of the Abayudaya Synagogues in Uganda.

Obama’s Kenyan Half-Brother Endorses Trump for President

Pres. Obama's half-brother in Kenya says this year will vote for Republican candidate Donald Trump.

Israeli African Strategy Gaining More Allies

“There are 50 countries in Africa,” Netanyahu said during his African tour. “Just about all of them, could be allies of Israel."

Israel and Guinea Announce Diplomatic Relations for the First Time

Netanyahu promised that another African country will also announce renewal of diplomatic relations with Israel in the next few days.

Chabad to Launch Center for Jews in East Africa

A new Chabad center opens in the East African nation of Kenya just in time for Rosh Hashana 2016 / 5777.

Netanyahu to Rwanda President: ‘We Cannot Outsource Our Safety’

PM Netanyahu warns that UN peacekeepers failed to prevent genocide in Rwanda. "Neither of us can outsource our safety."

Netanyahu Meets Kenyan Christian Supporters of Israel, Offers Water

"We should have a big water problem but we don't, we have a water surplus. We have a water surplus because we've developed ingenuity to overcome this."

Netanyahu ‘Recruits’ Business for Africa at Israel-Kenya Economic Forum

Prime Minister Netanyahu shares incentives aimed at encouraging ties between Israelis and Kenyan entrepreneurs.

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