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President Kiska of Slovakia to Rivlin: I Considered Converting to Judaism

'I saw how all the Jewish community was united. I saw this unique value of trying to be together to help.'

Brexit Begins: PM Theresa May Triggers Article 50 of Lisbon Treaty

"This is an historic moment from which there can be no turning back," the prime minister said.

European Parliament Group Supports Judea and Samaria against BDS

Settlements representatives signed a joint declaration with Members of the European Parliament to stop the funding of terrorism and reduce trade barriers facing Jewish pioneers in Judea and Samaria.

IAF, UAE Both Fly in Hellenic Iniohos 2017 ‘Red Flag’ Aerial Exercise

The exercise involves the Israel Air Force as well as those of the United States, the UAE and Italy, and lasts 11 days.

US Leads Boycott Against UN Attempt to Create Binding Nuclear Ban

"We cannot... protect our people by allowing bad actors to have them and those of us who are good not to have them.”

New Israelis Arrive From Ukraine on IFCJ ‘Freedom Flight’

The start of a new life in Israel, "a strong and independent country," is a rescue for olim from Ukraine.

Wizz Air Expands Low-Fare Flights from Israel

Wizz Air also announced that the new routes would operate twice a week.

Holocaust Survivor, 86, Returning to Auschwitz with IDF Officers

'I never wished to return to that place of our degradation and annihilation, but to return in the company of our noblest, bravest of the brave – our IDF soldiers, makes my spirit soar with pride and hope.'

Copenhagen Jazz Festival Rejects Israeli Musician for ‘Political Reasons’

CFCA asked the organizer if the festival is applying its politics to other nationals or just Israelis.
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‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’ Celebrates Polish Couple Who Hid Hundreds of Jews Among the Beasts

Some hid in animal cages, other in the villa's basement. Some were 'adopted' as fake family members or service staff.

Putin Tells Le Pen in Kremlin: We do Not Want to Influence French Elections

Other than Putin, Le Pen has not been endorsed or even mention by European politicians save for the far-right parties.

ISIS, Al Qaeda, Celebrate London Attack

The messages on unofficial ISIS websites happily share the news of the attack, accompanied by big 'Allahu Akbar' talkbacks.

The ‘High’ of a Good Night’s Sleep

"Close to 20 percent of the population in the West suffer from insomnia."

UK, European Jewry Stands With UK Against Terror

"Radical extremists continue to have the ability and motivation to commit mass murder in Europe."

Anne Frank Museum Launches Bot for Facebook Messenger

With more than 1 billion users monthly, Messenger is one of the most used mobile platforms globally, and gives the Anne Frank House an opportunity to engage with people around the world in a very personal way.

Report: Le Pen Boosting Appeal to French Jews

Her Jewish friends include members of the Jewish Defense League in France.

7 Nations to Join IAF’s Biggest Air Drill in Its History

IAF chief of international affairs Lt. Col. Richard Hecht brags that 'everybody wants to engage and cooperate with the IAF. It’s a privilege.'

German Jewish Leader Condemns Erdogan’s ‘Nazi’ Slur Against Chancellor

Schuster said that by comparing Merkel with the Nazis Erdogan willfully ignored reral, current manifestations of anti-Semitism.

Two Torah Scrolls Added to Prague’s Old-New Synagogue

The Old New Synagogue or Altneuschul, located in Josefov, Prague, is Europe's oldest active synagogue and the oldest surviving medieval synagogue of twin-nave design.

Norway Tops UN 2017 Global Happiness Rankings, Israel 11th, US 14th

Israel has retained its 11th place – same as last year. When the first UN ranking was issued, in 2012, Israel was in 14th place.
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Orly Flights Resume following Terror Attack

Ziyed Ben Belgacem, 39, was killed on Saturday after he grabbed a soldier, put a gun to his head and told him he wanted to 'die for Allah.'

BMW Team in Israel to Check Out Smart Car R & D, Startups

A number of auto firms from the US, Europe and Asia are already involved in Israel's "smart car revolution."

Israeli Envoy to Czech Republic Daniel Meron Presents Credentials

Ambassador Meron previously worked at Israeli embassies in the U.S., Norway and Cyprus.

Exit Polls: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte Wins Another Term

Dutch PM Mark Rutte, the winner of Holland's general election, is a center-right incumbent who has already served one term.

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