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Jerusalem Day Attracts Tens of Thousands to Reunited Capital [video]

Jerusalem's sacred sites were held hostage for 19 years by Jordan behind a scramble of ugly barbed wire and a stinking pile of garbage.

Child of Islamic Iranian Father Joins Flag Dance in Jerusalem

The sudden change and trauma in her life spurred P. to begin searching for her roots.

Trump: Iran Routinely Calls for Israel’s Destruction – ‘Not With Donald J. Trump’

“The ties of the Jewish people to this holy land are ancient and eternal. They date back thousands of years, including to King David, whose star now flies proudly on Israel’s flag.”

Ivanka Yael Trump Kushner Quietly Prayed at the Western Wall

Dressed modestly and moving quietly, Ivanka Yael Trump placed her hands on the ancient stones, closed her eyes and prayed.

US President Donald Trump Makes History in Visit to Western Wall [video]

The director of the Western Wall Heritage Foundation showed President Trump and his family during their visit to the site explanatory photos and drawings of the Holy Temples and the Temple Mount.

Shula Cohen-Kishik, ‘The Pearl’ Laid to Rest in Jerusalem

A true heroine of the State of Israel, Mossad spy code-named 'The Pearl' was tortured in a Lebanese prison during her trial in 1961.

50 Years of ‘Liberated, Not Occupied’ Jerusalem

“I say to the world in a calm, clear voice: Jerusalem was and always will be the capital of Israel.”

The President’s Ever-Changing Itinerary in Israel [video]

The two first ladies have less than 15 minutes to talk with medical staff and meet with children in the play area for a joint artistic activity at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in Jerusalem.

Tzohar’s Founding Rabbi Says ‘Separate Politics From Kashrut’

"There is no other solution to heal this crisis other than privatization of the [kashrut supervision] system."

White House Clarifies Western Wall Position with JewishPress.com

A spokesperson for the White House said the rude Western Wall comments were "not the position of this administration."

Fire Started Mysteriously in Historic Landmark Synagogue on NYC’s Lower East Side

Agents from the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives have joined the FDNY investigation.

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman Arrives at Western Wall

The new U.S. Ambassador is expected to begin his new job less than a week before the arrival of President Donald Trump in Jerusalem.

Tunisia Seeking UNESCO Recognition for Jewish Priests’ Island

The Jewish population of Djerba consisted mainly of kohanim (priests), and some claim that they are the only bona fide kohanim we have today.

Lag B’Omer Bonfires at Meron Light Up Night, Brings Prayers & Music By Day...

The 6 am nightmare of police shutting down the buses and miles of traffic all gets wiped away the second the passenger reaches his destination and becomes one with the dancing crowd.

Israel’s Nationality Bill Passes Preliminary Reading

If passed, the measure will become one of the Basic Laws of the country, with constitutional status.

Anti-Semitism Thriving in London with Meat Cleaver Attack

The man with the cleaver wanted to "kill Jews." The teenage gang wanted to hurt them. Neither worried about getting caught.

Netanyahu Meets Dunford, Jewish War Heroes on V-E Day

"We must be capable, prepared and able to defend ourselves by ourselves against any threat. That is the lesson since the victory over Nazism.”

European Jewish Congress Slams ‘Scandalous’ Belgian Decision to Ban Kosher Slaughter of Meat

"We will not rest until this ban is overturned and Jews in Europe are able to practice their most basic religious rights."

Fake History: UNESCO to Vote on Israel’s Sovereign Right to Jerusalem – on Israel’s...

"Such absurd and historically baseless resolutions undermine UNESCO's mission of safeguarding humanity's cultural heritage."

‘We Returned to Our Ancient Homeland to Build and Thrive’ [video]

"Our story is a story of hope, not just for the Jewish people, but for all of humanity."

Kantor Center, EJC Both Warn Global Anti-Semitism Rising

The annual Tel Aviv Univ. Kantor Center study reported a 45% rise in all forms of anti-Semitism on US college campuses.

Israel’s Pres. Rivlin Closes Holocaust Remembrance Day With Opposition to Le Pen in France

"We demand self-examination from of all those who helped carry out the extermination program," Rivlin said. Le Pen denies responsibility for French deportations of Jews to death camps.

ADL: Anti-Semitic Incidents Jump 86 Percent Since Jan 2017

American elementary school are seeing a whopping increase in anti-Semitic incidents.

Marking Holocaust Day, A New Jewish Prayerbook with German Translation is Published in Berlin...

For the first time in more than a century a one-volume complete Orthodox prayer book is printed in Germany with all daily and holiday prayers in modern German translation.

Orthodox Lawmakers Prepare to Fight Supreme Court’s Sabbath Ruling

Orthodox parties are working on new legislation to protect the Sabbath in Israel.

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