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Global Aliyah Up 55%, Due Largely to Increased Immigration from France, Ukraine

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.

UN Threatens to Blacklist Bezeq Phone Company, Bezeq CEO Calls Them Out

Bezeq CEO Stella Handler publicized the UNHRC's blacklist letter and posted her powerful response on Facebook.

UN Finds (Another) Terror Tunnel Under UNRWA School in Gaza

"The presence of a tunnel underneath an UNRWA installation, which enjoys inviolability under international law, is unacceptable," said the UN in a statement.

Israelis Ask: Did We Win War Against Hamas?

JERUSALEM - With a cease-fire in place, Israelis are asking whether the 22-day war against Hamas in Gaza achieved its aims.

eBay Acquires Israeli SalesPredict, Introducing Major Change in the Way Business Is Conducted [video]

“With more than 900 million listings on eBay, there is an enormous opportunity to extend our experience in machine learning and predictive analytics to help eBay identify important product attributes that can affect the price of a product,”

10 Israeli Tourists Attacked in Argentina Hostel

Earlier this week, ten Israeli tourists were violently assaulted in an anti-Semitic attack at a hostel in Argentina.

Cardiff Kills Exhibition of Jews, Muslims, Christians Playing Together Because It Was Shot in...

The project focuses on lower-league soccer throughout Israel, emphasizing how Muslim, Christian and Jewish communities come together through the game.

Guy Niv, Guy Sagiv, Picked as First Israeli Cyclists in the Giro d’Italia

"Sure, we could have gone with a stronger team to the Giro," the team manager said, "but we know that between their continuous improvements, their proven mental grit and the backing of their teammates, they will do everything to make it through."

Hamas: UN Agency Proposed Textbooks for Gaza Too ‘Peaceful’

Hamas has blocked the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East from introducing new textbooks for 7th-9th grade...

22 European NGOs Seeking Ban on Trade with Israeli Settlers

Der Spiegel reported that Israel’s government records an estimated €230 million ($298 million) in produce, toys, textiles and cosmetics exported to the EU yearly from Judea and Samaria – approximately 2% of all its exports to Europe, despite a European Court of Justice ruling in 2010 excluding Jewish products from Judea and Samaria from the EU’s international customs cooperation agreements.

Abbas Anti-Semitism Condemned by Europe, United States, Israel

The anti-Semitic remarks by Abbas, said Greenblatt, are "very unfortunate, very distressing and terribly disheartening. Peace cannot be built on this kind of foundation.”

BDS-Linked Mob of 40 Hoodlums Attack 2 Jews in Paris

The assault was on the same street where Ilan Halimi was kidnapped, tortured and murdered in 2006.

Researchers Ponder World’s Oldest Qur’an – Is It Older Than Mohammad?

Fragile pages of possibly the world's oldest Qur'an could pre-date the birth of Islam's founder, prophet Mohammed.

Netanyahu, 5 Ministers Set to Travel to China for State Visit

A series of economic agreements are to be signed during the visit that will boost Israeli industry.

Israel, Austria Celebrate 60 years of Diplomacy

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz had a packed schedule for his visit this week in Israel.

French Government Returns Stolen Degas to Jewish Owners

According to the French government, the country's museums are in possession of some 2,000 similarly unclaimed works.

‘Russian Hackers’ Attack Millions of JP Morgan Chase Bank Accounts

Hackers working from deep inside Russia carried out one of the biggest cyber heists ever against an American bank.

Russian FM: We Never Promised to Remove Iranian Militias from Syria

In Lavrov's view, the biggest threat in Syria today is posed by US-backed opposition forces, some of which are also aligned with Israel.

Who Knew: Guatemala Has an ‘Israel Friendship Law’

The MKs thanked the Guatemalan lawmakers for the moving gesture, with MK Bar saying, "Guatemala is one of the best friends of Israel and the Jewish People."

EU Sanctions Against Iran Up for Increase, Sweden Objects

Because of concern for scuttling a major telecommunications deal with Iran, Sweden will oppose any additional sanctions by the European Union against the country, according to a report in Haaretz.

PA Senior: Israel Refusing Meeting Ahead of Possible Cairo Summit

The same official also told Israel Radio that the PA does not demand that Israel freeze settlement construction as a prerequisite to the Paris conference, but rather the freeze should coincide with the start of negotiations.

Spiegel Bemoaning ‘Germanophobia’

There is no doubt Germanophobia exists, look at Greece, at Italy, even Ireland.

Opposition: Iran Accelerating Nuclear Weapons Program

A new report on the Iranian nuclear arms program compiled by the Iranian opposition group Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK) shows that Iran is in fact accelerating its efforts to build a nuclear bomb.

Study: German Extreme Left also Extremely Anti-Semitic

Altogether, 10% of Germans surveyed agreed Jews had “too much influence” in Germany.

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