Articles by: JewishNews-Abe

Israeli fugitive in killing of Palestinian extradited from Brazil

Israeli fugitive in killing of Palestinian extradited from Brazil

Yehoshua Elitzur was driving near Nablus in 2004 when he suddenly stopped and exited his car carrying an M-16 and shot and killed the Palestinian… Read More ›

Rebuffing Netanyahu, Trump says US embassy won’t move to Jerusalem within year

Rebuffing Netanyahu, Trump says US embassy won’t move to Jerusalem within year

American president rejects prime minister’s assessment of imminent relocation, says ‘we’re not really looking at that’   US President Donald Trump on Wednesday denied the… Read More ›

Facebook may already be putting its news feed changes in place — users say they’re seeing few posts from news or other organizations

Facebook may already be putting its news feed changes in place — users say they’re seeing few posts from news or other organizations

  Facebook users contacted by Business Insider on Saturday said the posts they were seeing in their news feeds were mostly from friends or family… Read More ›

Washington – ‘A Mad Scramble’: How Trump Tweet On Pakistan Blindsided U.S. Officials

Washington – ‘A Mad Scramble’: How Trump Tweet On Pakistan Blindsided U.S. Officials

  Washington – A surprise New Year’s Day tweet by President Donald Trump in which he appeared to decree an end to U.S. aid for… Read More ›

Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment gives up his game on immigration

Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment gives up his game on immigration

  President Donald Trump complained to a bipartisan group of lawmakers about accepting immigrants from “shithole countries” like Haiti and in Africa. His remarks reveal… Read More ›

Op-Ed: Oprah might be the president America needs right now

Op-Ed: Oprah might be the president America needs right now

  There’s a serious argument to be made in favor of Oprah Winfrey running for president in 2020. She could help fill a gap in… Read More ›

New York – Senator Gillibrand Raises Concerns About Interim Manhattan US Attorney

New York – Senator Gillibrand Raises Concerns About Interim Manhattan US Attorney

  New York – Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand said Thursday she opposed the possible nomination of Manhattan’s interim top federal prosecutor Geoffrey Berman to permanently… Read More ›

President Trump tries to quash bombshell book

President Trump tries to quash bombshell book

  President Trump is using hardball tactics in an attempt to blunt the impact of Michael Wolff’s bombshell-filled book about his administration. Charles Harder, an… Read More ›

IDF service is sacred, but conscientious objectors have no other choice

IDF service is sacred, but conscientious objectors have no other choice

Op-ed: The occupation is a volcano that has already exploded in our face twice, and the current leadership will lead us to the third explosion—and… Read More ›

Palestinians recall envoy after rally with Pakistan cleric

Palestinians recall envoy after rally with Pakistan cleric

In statement addressed to India, PA regrets Pakistani envoy Walid Abu Ali shared stage at rally against US J’lem declaration with individuals linked with 2008… Read More ›

Protesters rally against Iranian regime in Paris, Berlin

Protesters rally against Iranian regime in Paris, Berlin

Small demonstrations held in support of widening protests within Iran and to call for end to Tehran’s interference in Syria   PARIS, France — Iranian… Read More ›

There’s one ‘obvious question’ that could derail Trump’s defense strategy against Flynn

There’s one ‘obvious question’ that could derail Trump’s defense strategy against Flynn

  President Donald Trump’s legal team is reportedly planning to characterize former national security adviser Michael Flynn as a liar if he accuses Trump of… Read More ›

Syrian, Iranian Backed Forces Advance in Border Area Near Northern Israel

Syrian, Iranian Backed Forces Advance in Border Area Near Northern Israel

Israel has been lobbying both big powers to deny Iran, Lebanon’s Hezbollah and other Shi‘ite militias any permanent bases in Syria, and to keep them… Read More ›

Trump is dividing Jerusalem

Trump is dividing Jerusalem

Op-ed: The US president didn’t talk about a complete Jerusalem and didn’t even define the meaning of Jerusalem, leaving this ‘detail’ to the parties; he… Read More ›

Tokyo – Bitcoin Falls More Than 10 Percent On Bitstamp

Tokyo – Bitcoin Falls More Than 10 Percent On Bitstamp

  Tokyo – Bitcoin fell more than 10 percent on Wednesday to a one-week low of $15,800 at cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp <BTC=BTSP>, losing almost one-… Read More ›

Analysis: Donald Trump is never going to release his taxes

Analysis: Donald Trump is never going to release his taxes

  Sometime Wednesday, President Donald Trump will sign into law a massive overhaul of the US tax system — a reordering of who pays what… Read More ›

Jakarta – Tens Of Thousands Of Indonesians Rally Over Trump’s Jerusalem Stance

Jakarta – Tens Of Thousands Of Indonesians Rally Over Trump’s Jerusalem Stance

  Jakarta – Tens of thousands of Muslims marched from the main mosque in Indonesia’s capital to a square in Jakarta on Sunday to protest… Read More ›

Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Fired From Gaza to Israel

Iron Dome Intercepts Missile Fired From Gaza to Israel

Sirens mark second rocket fire attempt of the day. Earlier attack fell in open land, sparking Israeli retribution with tank and aircraft fire.   Israel’s… Read More ›

Skeptical Netanyahu to EU on Palestinian state: Would it be Costa Rica or Yemen?

Skeptical Netanyahu to EU on Palestinian state: Would it be Costa Rica or Yemen?

In Brussels, PM tells European FMs their countries ‘spoil’ the Palestinians while Trump ‘told them the truth’ by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital   BRUSSELS… Read More ›

Trump, PM Netanyahu spoke 3 times before speech

Trump, PM Netanyahu spoke 3 times before speech

President Trump, PM Netanyahu spoke 3 times over 10-day period before speech; Netanyahu assured Trump in conversations Jerusalem status quo would be maintained, told him… Read More ›