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: April 18th, 2014News & Views → Global
A Lebanese man who was arrested in Thailand on suspicion of belonging to Hezbollah admitted to targeting Israelis, Thai media reported.
Posted on: April 18th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
In 1941, the Jews of Kiev received a similar leaflet. When they showed up the next day, more than 34,000 were murdered.
Posted on: April 17th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Jews in Donetsk, Ukraine this week were ordered to “register” themselves and their assets.
Posted on: April 16th, 2014News & Views → Business and Economy
The Israeli hi-tech company Matrix has announced it is opening a “massive training center” in Nanjing, China.
Posted on: April 16th, 2014News & Views → Global
More than 400 people sat down at the first seder this year at the Chabad House of Bangkok, Thailand.
Posted on: April 14th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
But Israel's stance is not sufficiently consequential to set off a fight between friends, neoconservative scholars said.
Posted on: April 13th, 2014News & Views → Jewish
(JTA) — The parents of a Jewish student at an exclusive girls’ school in London called on the head of school to make a public statement about an incident in which a teacher told their daughter that she would be sent “to one of your gas chambers.” The incident at North London Collegiate School occurred […]
Posted on: April 13th, 2014News & Views → Israel → Aliyah
There is nothing like a good round of anti-Semitism to sober up Jews to move to Israel.
Posted on: April 13th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
If you are looking for a hotel room for Passover in Mitzpeh Ramon in the Central Negev, start looking elsewhere. Roman Abramovich, owner of Britain’s Chelsea soccer club, has booked all 111 rooms in the Beresheet Hotel in the mountain desert resort city, the London Daily Mail reported. Abramovich reportedly will fly to Israel today […]
Posted on: April 10th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
The Council of Europe has climbed down from along and weak limb by issuing a letter that in effect neutralizes a resolution by its parliament that equated mutilation of female genitals and non-medical circumcision of boys for religious purposes. The Council called them “by no means comparable.” The Council of Europe’s leadership sent a letter […]
Posted on: April 10th, 2014News & Views → Israel
The US may pretend it was forced to give up Pollard, but it is US that most wants to continue talks.
Posted on: April 9th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
Maryland lawmakers failed to vote on a bill that would have required the French rail firm SNCF to pay compensation to Holocaust survivors in order to work on a new line. The bill did not progress past committee hearings in the state legislature, where the 2014 legislative session ended Monday night. State Sen. Joan Carter […]
Posted on: April 9th, 2014News & Views → Global
The familiar symbol of the Israeli flag that adorns El Al airplanes will be accompanied the logo of the Vatican when the airline brings Pope Francis back from Israel to the Vatican after his visit in May. A specially selected crew will man the plane, which will carry the pope, 30 church officials and dozens […]
Posted on: April 9th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Members of the Jewish community were among the demonstrators protesting the construction of a controversial monument to the Hungarian victims of the German occupation, implying that the Hungarian government bore no responsibility for the death of Jews. Work on the statue began Tuesday in downtown Budapest, according to Klubradio, a news station known to be […]
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
A French mayor from the far-right National Front party evicted from city-owned offices an anti-racism group inspired by the Dreyfus trial. Steeve Briois, who was elected last month to run the town of Henin-Beaumont, ordered the Human Rights League, or LDH, to clear out of its workspace last week, LDH President Pierre Tartakowsky told JTA. […]
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Global → China
China gave President Shimon Peres the royal welcome Tuesday, with Chinese President Xi Jinping stating that the Jewish people and the Chinese share a common opposition to militarism and fascism. Xi added that China wants to continue high-level exchanges with Israel and establish stronger ties and cooperation in the fields of technology, agriculture, medical treatment, […]
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Global → Europe
No one has addressed question, “Why were plastic explosives laying around the PA office?”
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Global
Australian submarine crews are searching the Indian Ocean in response to faint pings believed to be coming from the black box that was aboard lost Mayalsian Airlines plane MH370.
Posted on: April 8th, 2014News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Iran named a terrorist as ambassador to the UN, the Senate passed a bill banning his entry.
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