Articles by: JewishNews-Aryeh

Knesset votes on expedited bill to dissolve, hold fresh elections

Knesset votes on expedited bill to dissolve, hold fresh elections

Fast-tracked legislation sets March 2 as date of unprecedented third national ballot in 12 months; efforts to find MK with support of 61 lawmakers who… Read More ›

Sa’ar vs Netanyahu: Likud leadership primary set for December 26

Sa’ar vs Netanyahu: Likud leadership primary set for December 26

If national elections go ahead, ruling party will hold internal vote in just 15 days; challenger Sa’ar says he’ll run ‘a positive, clean, and issue-driven… Read More ›

Russian Su-35 jets scrambled to stop Israel over Syria – reports

Russian Su-35 jets scrambled to stop Israel over Syria – reports

The reports claim that “Israeli fighters had to flee from the Russian Su-35” and at the same time that “Iran delivered unknown air defense systems… Read More ›

Florida Republican: ‘We Should Hang’ Treasonous Democrats

Florida Republican: ‘We Should Hang’ Treasonous Democrats

  ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Local and national GOP leaders distanced themselves Wednesday from a Florida congressional candidate who sent a fundraising letter stating… Read More ›

Elon Musk opens up about his wealth during 2nd day of testimony in ‘pedo guy’ defamation trial

Elon Musk opens up about his wealth during 2nd day of testimony in ‘pedo guy’ defamation trial

  Tesla CEO Elon Musk was back in court Wednesday for a second round of questioning in a defamation trial stemming from his tweets about a… Read More ›

2 Yisrael Beytenu MKs said pressing Liberman to join right-wing government

2 Yisrael Beytenu MKs said pressing Liberman to join right-wing government

Party leader says hard to decide whether fresh elections or narrow coalition is worse, understands why his lawmakers ‘rebelling’ against Blue and White’s conduct  … Read More ›

Rabbi Beaten While Visiting London

Rabbi Beaten While Visiting London

  LONDON (JTA) – A rabbi visiting London was beaten and left on the ground bleeding in the city’s Stamford Hill neighborhood. The incident occurred… Read More ›

Mikhail Gorbachev warns Russia and US must avoid ‘hot war’

Mikhail Gorbachev warns Russia and US must avoid ‘hot war’

Moscow – Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev may be remembered today as the man who presided over the collapse of an empire: The recent anniversary… Read More ›

Bennett threatens response to all rocket fire, whether they hit or not

Bennett threatens response to all rocket fire, whether they hit or not

Defense minister issues warning after rocket attack leads to overnight wave of IDF strikes on Hamas targets in Gaza; terror group says strikes won’t change… Read More ›

Terrorist who killed Itamar Ben-Gal sentenced to life in prison

Terrorist who killed Itamar Ben-Gal sentenced to life in prison

Asi, a 19-year-old Israeli Arab resident of Jaffa, stabbed 29-year-old Ben-Gal in February 2018, while he was waiting at a bus stop near the entrance… Read More ›

Blackouts Hit Northern California Again During Fire Danger

Blackouts Hit Northern California Again During Fire Danger

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric turned off electricity Wednesday for about 120,000 people in Northern California to prevent power lines from… Read More ›

Denver Talk Radio Host Fired Mid-Show After Criticizing Trump

Denver Talk Radio Host Fired Mid-Show After Criticizing Trump

  DENVER (JTA) — A Denver talk radio host said he was fired mid-show by the conservative radio station that hosts it after he criticized… Read More ›

Ambassador Sondland, a key player in the impeachment inquiry, flaunted access to Trump on a loud call in a Ukrainian restaurant, officials allege ahead of his testimony

Ambassador Sondland, a key player in the impeachment inquiry, flaunted access to Trump on a loud call in a Ukrainian restaurant, officials allege ahead of his testimony

  Testimony from multiple officials as part of the impeachment inquiry has pointed to Gordon Sondland, US Ambassador to the European Union, as a key… Read More ›

IDF remains on high alert as rockets threaten cease fire

IDF remains on high alert as rockets threaten cease fire

Senior PIJ official claims this was just one round, not the end • PM: ‘We can reach everyone, even in their bed’   The IDF… Read More ›

Keeping the unity torch burning

Keeping the unity torch burning

Opnion: For all Netanyahu’s latest political maneuvering that appears to be intended to scupper a unity goverment, such a coalition remains Israel’s best chance for… Read More ›

Israel looking to speak to Palestinian shot in back, as new allegations emerge

Israel looking to speak to Palestinian shot in back, as new allegations emerge

Karam Qawasmi, filmed being hit by non-lethal round at checkpoint, says officers also rammed him with jeep, beat him; ministry request for interview rare, activist… Read More ›

Poll: Blue and White Biggest Party, Netanyahu Wins in Direct Election

Poll: Blue and White Biggest Party, Netanyahu Wins in Direct Election

Latest poll indicates little change in Israeli voting preference   According to a Channel 13 poll published Sunday, if elections were held today, Blue and… Read More ›

Jewish locations in Brooklyn targeted in egging attack

Jewish locations in Brooklyn targeted in egging attack

NYPD said that they have opened an investigation into the attacks on the Boro Park Jewish community and are searching for suspects who are expected… Read More ›

Ohana Claims A-G Decision Not to Probe Leaks Violates High Court Decision

Ohana Claims A-G Decision Not to Probe Leaks Violates High Court Decision

Justice Minister seems to violate gag order from Hefetz case.   Acting Justice Minister Amir Ohana attacked Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit on Wednesday, saying the decision… Read More ›

Despite pledge, Netanyahu again seeks to delay removal of West Bank village

Despite pledge, Netanyahu again seeks to delay removal of West Bank village

State wants to postpone High Court hearing on pro-settlement group’s petition to remove Khan al-Amar until March 2020, on the grounds that a government has… Read More ›