Articles by: JewishNews-Abe

Trump: Up to 10 countries set for peace with Israel, ‘largely after’ elections

Trump: Up to 10 countries set for peace with Israel, ‘largely after’ elections

President claims there are 5 Middle East ‘definites’ and a similar number who are ‘pretty much’ ready to open diplomatic relations   US President Donald… Read More ›

When Christian is Jewish: Living a Jewish life with a non-Jewish name

When Christian is Jewish: Living a Jewish life with a non-Jewish name

What’s in a name? Bearers of stereotypically ‘non-Jewish’ monikers say they must challenge people’s assumptions on a daily basis and can face questioning when entering… Read More ›

75% of US Jews voting for Biden in US presidential election

75% of US Jews voting for Biden in US presidential election

AJC poll shows just 22 percent of US Jews intend to vote to re-elect President Donald Trump   Fully three quarters of US Jews intend… Read More ›

Erekat’s Hadassah care must be top priority for Israel – comment

Erekat’s Hadassah care must be top priority for Israel – comment

Treating chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat in a Jerusalem hospital should serve as a reminder of what it means to be a Jewish state.  … Read More ›

Israel’s majority must rise up against radical Haredi minority

Israel’s majority must rise up against radical Haredi minority

Opinion: The leaders of the Haredi community have rewritten the rules of the game, pretending to be the persecuted when they are the persecutors, a… Read More ›

As Lockdown Eases, Israelis Again Gather Against Netanyahu

As Lockdown Eases, Israelis Again Gather Against Netanyahu

  JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israelis demonstrated outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday night, resuming the weekly protest against… Read More ›

The legal reckoning awaiting Donald Trump if he loses the election

The legal reckoning awaiting Donald Trump if he loses the election

New York – If things don’t go Donald Trump’s way on Election Day, the President may face more serious matters than how to pack up… Read More ›

Overlooked by Nazis, an untouched Jewish village in Poland remeets ‘real’ world

Overlooked by Nazis, an untouched Jewish village in Poland remeets ‘real’ world

A must-read novel for fall, ‘The Lost Shtetl’ by first-time fiction writer Max Gross offers fable inspired by the great Yiddish writers that comforts and… Read More ›

Majority of Israelis prefer Donald Trump over Joe Biden – poll

Majority of Israelis prefer Donald Trump over Joe Biden – poll

Israeli perspectives on American Jewry’s voting patterns were also assessed in the poll.   A new poll published by I24News and conducted by the Direct… Read More ›

Cabinet to vote on UAE peace agreement next week

Cabinet to vote on UAE peace agreement next week

The seven-page deal avoids any topics that may be controversial, such as a Palestinian state or American weapons sales to Abu Dhabi.   The cabinet… Read More ›

Bnei Brak rabbis call to celebrate Simchat Torah at synagogues depsite virus rules

Bnei Brak rabbis call to celebrate Simchat Torah at synagogues depsite virus rules

City’s top spiritual leaders say outdoor prayers are preferable but allow parishioners to gather in synagogue courts as well as within the buildings themselves; PM… Read More ›

Cabinet approves extending limit on demos as protests surge

Cabinet approves extending limit on demos as protests surge

A source in Blue and White said that if coronavirus numbers go down in the upcoming week, the party’s ministers may oppose renewing the limitations… Read More ›

Poll shows Bennett’s Yamina pulling 23 seats, Likud dropping to 26

Poll shows Bennett’s Yamina pulling 23 seats, Likud dropping to 26

Channel 12’s survey shows majority of Israelis support snap elections, despite vote taking place only 6 months ago, and want Gamliel to be fired as… Read More ›

Trump adviser says it’s serious, president has some trouble breathing – report

Trump adviser says it’s serious, president has some trouble breathing – report

2nd unnamed official tells CNN situation not deteriorating; third anonymous official says US president is currently okay but there are worries this could change quickly… Read More ›

Gov’t tightens coronavirus restrictions, extends closure as cases soar

Gov’t tightens coronavirus restrictions, extends closure as cases soar

Ben-Gurion Airport to be closed from October 1-14.   The government overnight voted to tighten coronavirus restrictions and extend the lockdown another three weeks. A… Read More ›

This pandemic is a war like no other

This pandemic is a war like no other

Opinion: Unlike during military conflicts, Israel’s leaders have been found to be unprepared for the coronavirus outbreak, unable to recognize its danger and adapt, and… Read More ›

Cindy McCain Endorses Biden For President In Rebuke Of Trump

Cindy McCain Endorses Biden For President In Rebuke Of Trump

  PHOENIX (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden said Tuesday that Cindy McCain plans to endorse him for president, a stunning rebuke of President Donald Trump… Read More ›

Elon Musk announces a $25,000 Tesla is in the works and details all the new battery technology the company is developing

Elon Musk announces a $25,000 Tesla is in the works and details all the new battery technology the company is developing

  Tesla’s delayed shareholder meeting and “Battery Day” kicked off on Tuesday afternoon outside the company’s Fremont, California, factory. Following a short formal portion of… Read More ›

Oracle announces it will become a minority investor in TikTok Global after Trump indicates his approval

Oracle announces it will become a minority investor in TikTok Global after Trump indicates his approval

  Oracle announced Saturday it will become a minority investor in TikTok’s global business, and will be its designated its “trusted technology provider.” The news… Read More ›

First Chadian military cargo plane to land in Israel for humanitarian aid

First Chadian military cargo plane to land in Israel for humanitarian aid

  The first military cargo plane from Chad is set to land in Israel late Wednesday night to pick up humanitarian aid from a private… Read More ›