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Matthew Gould, Britain's first Jewish ambassador to Israel.

UK May Withdraw Ambassador to Israel, France Seeks ‘Other ways’ to Protest E1 Plans

19 Kislev 5773 – December 3, 2012
Sources have described "an appetite for action" within the Foreign Office.

UPDATED: Terrorist Killed Near Shavei Shomron

During a GSS (General Security Service) operation in Deir Sharaf, between Shavei Shomron and Einav, a Palestinian vehicle deliberately crashed into the side of...

Vizhnitzers Shocked as Sudanese Workers ‘Violated’ Rebbes’ Chambers

No one seemed to be in charge of the movements of the Sudanese workers.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu leads the weekly cabinet meeting at the PM's office in Jerusalem. December 02, 2012.

Israel’s Response to UN Recognition of Palestine: Increased Settlements Everywhere

19 Kislev 5773 – December 2, 2012
"The response to the attack on Zionism and the State of Israel must reinforce and underscore the implementation of the settlement plan."
Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL)

House Foreign Affairs Comm Chair: ‘No Money, No Political Support for PA’

The Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), firmly denounced  the decision made the United Nations General Assembly to elevate...
Rabbi Shmuel Goldin

The Rabbinical Council of America and the Orthodox Union “Disappointed” by UN Vote

On Friday, Nov 30, the RCA and the OU issued the following statement, criticizing the statement made by Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas at...

Netanyahu on Pollard and a Palestinian State

PM Netanyahu said today at a cabinet meeting that, "a Palestinian state will not be established until they recognize Israel as the state of...

American-Israeli Startup Creates First Smartphone Breathalzyer Test

A joint American-Israeli startup has developed the world’s first breathalyzer attachment for smartphones, in order to prevent drunk driving.

Iranian Jewish Woman Stabbed To Death in Isfahan

A Jewish woman was stabbed to death in Isfahan, Iran, as part of an ongoing religious fight between the woman and her Muslim neighbors.

Tel Aviv Parents Decry Use of Preschool for Temporary Synagogue

Parents of students from the Raqia preschool in the Nofei Yam neighborhood in north Tel Aviv have expressed outrage that their children’s school will also serve as a synagogue on Shabbat and holidays.

Jewish Boy Does Good: Producer Jeffrey Katzenberg Honored For Philanthropy

Jewish Hollywood producer Jeffrey Katzenberg was honored for his philanthropic work on Saturday, receiving the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Israel to Sign Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty with India

India will likely be signing a Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty (MLAT) with Israel in order to create smoother and easier cooperation between the countries in the investigation of crimes.
Farah province Chief Justice Shams Ur-Rahman, center, shared a laugh with civilian and military members of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah during a luncheon meeting at his office in Farah, Afghanistan, Nov. 29, 2012.

Suicide Attack Outside US Base in Afghanistan (Updated)

Bodies in Afghan police and military uniforms littered the entrance of an airfield outside a major US base in Afghanistan Sunday, killed in an apparent suicide attack by the Taliban.
CRIF President Richard Prasquier

French Jewish Leader: Banning Circumcision Will end Jewish Life in Europe

The conference, titled "Freedom of Religion and/or Mutual Respect in Europe," was jointly organized by the European Parliament and the European Jewish Association.
National security spokesman Tommy Vietor

Senate Passes Enhanced Iran Sanctions Over White House Objections

The Obama administration made a last-minute effort to kill the amendment.

Rand Paul to Visit Israel

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), a skeptic of assistance to Israel who also is considering a 2016 presidential run, will travel to Israel. According to a...
An Israeli activist building a stone wall on a hill in the area known as E1, opposite the Jewish town of Maale Adumim.

Amid International Condemnation, Israel Selling New Apartments East of Jerusalem

"There is no benefit in maintaining a de facto construction freeze while Abbas is delegitimizing Israel."

Israel Launching Rabin’s E1 ‘Nuclear Option’ in East Jerusalem Construction

According to Saturday's Times, Israeli officials authorized construction of 3,000 housing units in "parts of East Jerusalem and the West Bank.". Palestinians want E1 for themselves to cut off Jerusalem from the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea.

Text of Egyptian Constitution Draft

18 Kislev 5773 – December 1, 2012
Parts of Egypt's proposed constitution have been translated by Egypt Independent. While quite long, the following is not the complete translation. Egypt Independent will be ...

Egyptian Referendum on Dec. 15

Egyptian President Morsi has called for a referendum on the country's constitution to be held on December 15th. Demonstrations and rallies, some of them violent,...

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