The Celebrate Israel Festival on May 31 at Pier 94, slated to be the largest gathering to date of Israeli-Americans in New York.
Posted on: May 5th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
"It is indisputable that the dominant factor behind Aliyah to Israel from Western Europe is anti-Semitism."
Posted on: April 16th, 2015News & Views → Jewish
Jewish children and their families in Lugansk were witness to a Passover a miracle this year.
Posted on: April 8th, 2015News & Views → Business and Economy
A small plane departing for Russia burst into flames just before takeoff at noon Wednesday at Ben Gurion Intl Airport.
Posted on: March 25th, 2015News & Views → Jewish
With one week to go before Passover, 110 new Ukrainian immigrants landed in Israel on Tuesday morning, March 24. The majority of newcomers are refugees who fled the fighting zones in the eastern part of the Ukraine including the husband of a woman killed by a direct rock hit that slammed into their house in […]
Posted on: March 24th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
More than 100 Jews began new lives in Israel after arriving Tuesday on a special IFJC refugee rescue aliyah flight from Ukraine.
Posted on: March 6th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
An abandoned Jewish soldier who died for Ukraine was rescued and given a proper Jewish burial by ZAKA. Their story.
Posted on: February 25th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Lithuania decides to restore mandatory military service for males ages 19-27, as Ukraine fights to keep its independence.
Posted on: February 17th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
The Ukraine conflict is slowly becoming one that is returning to 'Russia versus the West' while Jews die in the crossfire.
Posted on: February 13th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
“This is yet another extraordinarily difficult day that we have endured, and sadly, we have recently known many especially difficult and terrible days."
Posted on: February 12th, 2015News & Views → Global → Europe
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday morning he has agreed to a cease-fire brokered by France and Germany to end the 10-month stand-off in Ukraine. The deal is amends the cease-fire agreement last September that failed. Each side has agreed to retract heavy weapons, release all prisoners and allow more autonomy to separatists in eastern […]
Posted on: February 10th, 2015News & Views → Global → Europe → Germany
US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel say they "won't allow the borders of Europe to be redrawn by the barrel of a gun."
Posted on: February 5th, 2015News & Views → Global → Europe → France
Western leaders are heading to Ukraine and then to Moscow to try to stop the war.
Posted on: February 4th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
At least four people were killed and more wounded when a hospital in Donetsk, Ukraine was shelled at noon today.
Posted on: January 22nd, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Chabad
Thousands of Jewish refugees are fleeing the horrors of war-torn eastern Ukraine, searching for a safe place as fighting intensifies.
Posted on: December 3rd, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
The accident happened at a 1000-megawatt reactor which plays a role in supplying electricity to the country.
Posted on: September 28th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
The city of Uman has fined its Jewish community $15,000 for the erecting an unlicensed tent city to greet pilgrims for the Rosh HaShana holiday.
Posted on: August 28th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Jews in Mariupol, Ukraine are trapped as rebels, Russians and Ukraine forces advance towards their city to fight for control.
Posted on: July 17th, 2014News & Views → News Briefs
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, carrying 295 passengers, crashed in eastern Ukraine Thursday, and possibly was shot down.
Posted on: June 22nd, 2014News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Jewish Agency head Sharansky: 5,000 Jews to make Aliyah from France by the end of the year, or one percent of the French Jewish community.
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