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Jordan Adds to Western Wall Mixed-Gender Prayer Controversy

28 Shevat 5776 – February 7, 2016
Jordan demands that Israel "return jurisdiction" over a part of the Western Wall to the Islamic Waqf.

Netanyahu Eulogizes Minister Uri Orbach z’l – ‘We Loved Him Tremendously’

Minister Uri Orbach, z'l, was eulogized by PM Netanyahu at the cabinet meeting. "We loved him tremendously."

Netanyahu: ‘I Expect World to Condemn Desecration of a Synagogue’

Arab arsonists torched sacred texts and Torah Scrolls at a synagogue next to Karmei Tzur in Judea.

Arson Burns Holy Books at Givat Sorek, Near Karmei Tzur

28 Shevat 5776 – February 6, 2016
Arab terrorists have again burned sacred items belonging to the Jews of Karmei Tzur in Judea.

David Wichs, Philanthropist, 38, Passes in NYC

A construction crane collapsed on his parked car.

‘Everyone Said You Were A Heroine, My Hadari’

26 Shevat 5776 – February 4, 2016
Hundreds of Israelis managed to reach the small city in time to pay their respects to fallen policewoman Hadar Cohen hy'd.

Women of the Wall to Get Own Kotel Plaza

21 Shevat 5776 – January 31, 2016
The new plaza will be outside the control of the Kotel rabbi, and be governed by a new public committee.

Hebron Struggles: 5 Years, 2 New Buildings, 1 Endangered Family

After the sale to Jews of two buildings in Hebron an Arab businessman must decide on the life of his son, or his own.

Rabbi Chaim Yisroel HaLevi Belsky zt’l, 77

Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Belsky, 77, was known for his compassion and erudition in Torah.

Iran’s Holocaust Denial Film Strikes Deep Chord

18 Shevat 5776 – January 28, 2016
Iran is once again working hard to incite the haters of the world against global Jewry.

Obama: US Must Lead Fight Against Rising Anti-Semitism

US President Barack Obama told a gathering at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, "We are all Jews."

1,700-Year-Old Gravestones of Unknown Rabbis Uncovered in Northern Israel

17 Shevat 5776 – January 27, 2016
More evidence of ancient Jewish presence in the Land of Israel: 1,700-year-old gravestones uncovered.

On Eve of Tu B’shvat Rabbi Lior Classifies Chocolate as Fruit

14 Shevat 5776 – January 24, 2016
Remember when President Reagan received much scorn for suggesting school lunch ketchup qualifies as a vegetable?

Jews Walk to Synagogue in NYC’s 2nd Biggest Blizzard in History

The second biggest blizzard in the history of New York City has paralyzed most of the Eastern Seaboard.

Lord George Weidenfeld, 96, Passes Away

10 Shevat 5776 – January 20, 2016
Lord Weidenfeld was known as a major philanthropist in the Jewish world, but also among Christians.

Istanbul Synagogue Sprayed With Anti-Israel Grafitti

Of the nine synagogues in Istanbul's Balat section, only two remain in active use.

Terror Attack Thwarted Outside Jerusalem Synagogue

7 Shevat 5776 – January 17, 2016
Three Arab teen terrorists failed in an attempt to attack a crowded Jerusalem synagogue.

Friday is French ‘Everyone With a Kippa’ Day in Solidarity With Embattled Jews

5 Shevat 5776 – January 15, 2016
t's time in France for non-Jews to stand in solidarity with Jews, after brutal anti-Semitic attacks.

French Jewish Lawmaker Found Murdered Near Paris

3 Shevat 5776 – January 13, 2016
The body of a French Jewish lawmaker was found with stab wounds at his home in a Paris suburb.

French Jewish Leaders Debate: Should Marseille Jews Wear A Kippah?

French Jewish leaders are debating whether Marseille Jews should wear - or not wear - their yarmulkes.

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