The accident happened at a 1000-megawatt reactor which plays a role in supplying electricity to the country.
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.
Jews in Mariupol, Ukraine are trapped as rebels, Russians and Ukraine forces advance towards their city to fight for control.
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, carrying 295 passengers, crashed in eastern Ukraine Thursday, and possibly was shot down.
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.
Armed, masked men threatened to burn down the house of one of Ukraine’s chief rabbis.
Israel’s ambassador to the Ukraine, Reuven Din El, called the leaks “harmful and dangerous politically, operationally and to our image,” and make Ukrainian Jews subject to charges of dual loyalty.
Ukraine rebels are holding four European observers hostage, and shot down a gov't helicopter, killing 14.
Eight Ukraine security officers are dead and 18 hurt in clashes ahead of presidential elections.
The Kharkov region is set to hold a referendum on independence within a week.
Kharkov's Jewish Mayor Gennady Kernes is slowly overcoming near-fatal wounds and is on the road to recovery at Haifa's Rambam Hospital.
As pro-Russian separatists eat up town after town in eastern Ukraine, the Kremlin is closely monitoring NATO’s reaction – and the White House response.
The majority of last year's new immigrants to Israel came from Russia and Ukraine. An increase this year is expected to include France.
Jewish Ukrainian Mayor Gennady Kernes was airlifted from Kharkov to the Holy Land for advanced medical care after assassins nearly killed him.
The Jewish mayor of Ukraine’s second-largest city was airlifted to Israel early Tuesday morning for treatment for a gunshot wound shot in a suspected...
Israeli President Shimon Peres warns that any anti-Semitic incident should be heeded as Ukrainian Jews consider whether to leave home.
The mayor of Ukraine’s second largest city was shot in the back Monday and was rushed to a hospital where he is “fighting for...
On Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Peres focused on anti-Semitism and its dangers to Jews around the world.
Ostrovsky was beaten and blindfolded during his captivity
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has accused the United States and the European Union of starting the crisis in Ukraine.