United Hatzalah matching campaign aims to improve odds of survival from heart attack.
Posted on: February 2nd, 2016News & Views → Israel
Edelstein was born in Chernivtsi in the Soviet Union (now Ukraine), Matviyenko was also born in Ukraine, but started her political career in Leningrad.
Posted on: December 29th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
Anti-Semitism chased Jews to Israel from Ukraine and France, but not from the rest of Europe and North America.
Posted on: December 24th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews has offered a cash payment to Jews from Ukraine to move to Israel. The Jewish Agency criticizes the program.
Posted on: December 21st, 2015News & Views → Israel → Jerusalem
Ukraine's "Rada" (parliament) considers using the Israeli Knesset attendance board model to monitor lawmaker participation.
Posted on: September 24th, 2015News & Views → News Briefs
Russia's Pres. Putin and US Pres. Obama are set to meet at the UN General Assembly but their agendas appear to be quite different.
Posted on: September 17th, 2015News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
An Israeli man has gone missing while visiting the grave site of Rabbi Nachman in Uman during Rosh Hashana.
Posted on: September 9th, 2015News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
New immigrants came to Israel from 97 countries.
Posted on: June 22nd, 2015News & Views → Business and Economy
The EU decides to extend sanctions against Russia until 2016.
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."
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