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President Erdogan Sends Hanukkah Greetings to Turkey’s Jews, Beats Obama to Holiday!

25 Kislev 5775 – December 17, 2014
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lost no time this year in publicly offering warm Chanukah greetings to the nation's Jewish community, even ahead of US Pres. Obama.

More than 1,000 French Jewish Students in Pro-Israel Hanukkah Ceremony

24 Kislev 5775 – December 16, 2014
More than 1,000 high school seniors from 25 Jewish schools across France will light the Hanukkah menorah together on Thursday in Jerusalem. Jewish Agency chairman...

Tufts University Vandalized with Swastikas for Third Time in Two Years

Swastikas were found spray-painted on a Tufts University building for the third time in nearly two years. The latest swastikas were found Saturday morning on...

‘House of David’ Rock on Exhibit at NY Metropolitan Museum of Art

The ‘homely’ ancient rock, discovered in 1993, adds evidence of King David’s existence.

Is Jewish Home Big Enough to Accept Muslim Candidate for Knesset?

24 Kislev 5775 – December 15, 2014
“Leftists don’t care about Arabs, settlers are the true Jews. Leftists warned me I will be the first in the gas chambers."

Steven Sotloff’s Parents to Light Public Menorah in His Memory

Sotloff, a grandson of Holocaust survivors, made aliyah in 2005.

Jordanian Lawmakers Threaten to Quit Over Israeli Gas

The gas deal would supply Jordan for 15 years, at a cost of 15 billion dollars.

Hanukkah-Decorated Florida Home Vandalized with Swastika

22 Kislev 5775 – December 13, 2014
Anti-Semites always are around to remind Jews to be scared.

Gett Nominated for the Golden Globes

20 Kislev 5775 – December 12, 2014
A Golden Globes award will help women still chained by obstinate husbands.

Five New Arrests In Connection With Brussels Jewish Museum Shooting

19 Kislev 5775 – December 11, 2014
The French police made five new arrests related to the shooting at the Jewish Museum of Belgium in Brussels this past May in which...

Polish Court Rules Ban on Shechitah Unconstitutional

19 Kislev 5775 – December 10, 2014
The ban was ruled unconstitutional by the narrowest of margins in a 5-4 vote.

Joe Biden to Light ‘National Menorah’

Vice President Joe Biden will assist in the lighting this year of the Hanukkah menorah on the ellipse in front of the White House. Biden’s...

‘770’ Stabber Kept Saying ‘Kill the Jews’

Chabad officials reveal the "770" stabber kept saying "Kill the Jews." Community and city leaders urge residents to stay "calm" and "keep the peace."

Dramatic Video of Police Killing Knife-Wielding Man at 770 [video]

17 Kislev 5775 – December 9, 2014
Footage clearly shows that police did not use excessive violence.

Update: Attacker Shot Dead after Stabbing Torah Student at 770 Chabad World Headquarters

A young rabbinic student was stabbed early Tuesday in Chabad Lubavitch World Headquarters at 770 Eastern Parkway in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn. Please pray for the recovery of Levi Yitzchok ben Raizel.

Jewish Cemetery in Argentina Vandalized

At least a dozen headstones were desecrated and upended at a Jewish cemetery in Santiago del Estero, an Argentine city of nearly 250,000 and...

When is a Swastika not a Swastika?

A swastika is a swastika is a swastika, but not always.

Canadian Professor Awarded Yad Vashem Book Prize

16 Kislev 5775 – December 8, 2014
  Prof. Jan Grabowski of the University of Ottawa in Canada was awarded the 2014 Yad Vashem International Book Prize for Holocaust Research for his...

Gal Mekel back in NBA with New Orleans Pelicans

Gal Mekel, the second Israeli to play in the NBA, has signed with the New Orleans Pelicans. Mekel played for the Pelicans on Saturday in...

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