Articles by: JewishNews-Aryeh

Jerusalem – New York Man, 70, Moves To Israel On His Shared Birthday With The Jewish State

Jerusalem – New York Man, 70, Moves To Israel On His Shared Birthday With The Jewish State

  Jerusalem – Yisrael Helprin was named for the Jewish state because they were born on the same day 70 years ago. Before he was… Read More ›

Trump talks trade and riffs on nuclear weapons during a news conference with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

Trump talks trade and riffs on nuclear weapons during a news conference with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

  President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe talked to reporters on Wednesday, at the end of a two-day summit in Florida. The… Read More ›

A Hagana Fighter’s Recollections of the ‘Night of the Bridges’

A Hagana Fighter’s Recollections of the ‘Night of the Bridges’

90-year-old Chanan Rapaport recalls his days as a fighter in the pre-state era.   His mission almost failed, under the light of a full moon.… Read More ›

It’s the end of an era for America’s first all-kosher supermarket

It’s the end of an era for America’s first all-kosher supermarket

When a couple who survived the Holocaust first opened Hungarian Kosher Foods in 1973, the idea of having a certified grocery, bakery, and butcher under… Read More ›

As numbers dwindle, Jews who fought Nazis recall struggle

As numbers dwindle, Jews who fought Nazis recall struggle

As some European nations try to rewrite their history, 91-year-old Yitzhak Arad warns, ‘We are fading away, so it will be up to the next… Read More ›

Can Israel Thread the Diplomatic Needle in Syria?

Can Israel Thread the Diplomatic Needle in Syria?

Israel cannot afford to rely totally on the US when it comes to the Syrian conflict or the wider Iranian threat.   Prime Minister Benjamin… Read More ›

Lieberman: ‘Anyone flying drone over IDF soldiers is endangering himself’

Lieberman: ‘Anyone flying drone over IDF soldiers is endangering himself’

After death of Palestinian journalist Yaser Murtaja in Gaza border clashes, defense minister says there were dozens of cases in which Hamas members dressed up… Read More ›

Hungarians to vote in keenly watched poll

Hungarians to vote in keenly watched poll

Polls have consistently put PM Orban and his right-wing Fidesz party 20 or more points clear of far-right Jobbik   BUDAPEST, Hungary (AFP) — Hungarians… Read More ›

Washington – Trump Signs Order To Send Troops To US Border

Washington – Trump Signs Order To Send Troops To US Border

Washington – President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation directing the National Guard to be deployed to the U.S.-Mexico border. Trump says Wednesday in a… Read More ›

Corbyn can’t bat away anti-Semitism charges

Corbyn can’t bat away anti-Semitism charges

Op-ed: Can one be an anti-Semite without being conscious of it? To take an active part in one of the world’s oldest and most fatal… Read More ›

Hamas admits 5 of its gunmen among 16 Gazans killed in Friday’s border violence

Hamas admits 5 of its gunmen among 16 Gazans killed in Friday’s border violence

Gaza’s ruling terror group claims operatives were taking part in ‘popular events side-by-side with their people’; IDF warns against renewed violence as small protests persist… Read More ›

US peace envoy blasts ‘hostile march’ on Gaza border

US peace envoy blasts ‘hostile march’ on Gaza border

Greenblatt says Hamas ‘inciting violence’ instead of caring for its people; State Department says Gazans ‘have a right’ to protest   Jason Greenblatt, the US… Read More ›

San Francisco – Facebook Begins ‘Fact-checking’ Photos And Videos

San Francisco – Facebook Begins ‘Fact-checking’ Photos And Videos

  San Francisco –  Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had begun “fact-checking” photos and videos to reduce the hoaxes and false news stories that… Read More ›

Gondar, Ethiopia – Remaining Ethiopian Jews Waiting To Immigrate To Israel Prepare For Passover

Gondar, Ethiopia – Remaining Ethiopian Jews Waiting To Immigrate To Israel Prepare For Passover

  Gondar, Ethiopia – Many of the at least 8,000 remaining members of the Jewish community of Ethiopia awaiting Israeli government approval to move to… Read More ›

Brooklyn, NY – Heroism, Not Hatred, To Be Honored In Brighton Beach Street Renaming

Brooklyn, NY – Heroism, Not Hatred, To Be Honored In Brighton Beach Street Renaming

Brooklyn, NY – A years-long battle to give a new identity to a Brooklyn street named for a virulently anti-Semitic 19th century railroad and banking… Read More ›

Dow Jones soars to 3rd-biggest point gain ever

Dow Jones soars to 3rd-biggest point gain ever

  Stocks regained some of last week’s heavy losses on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average closing up more than 600 points The tech-heavy… Read More ›

Bringing in Bolton, White House appears to stiffen against Palestinians, Iran

Bringing in Bolton, White House appears to stiffen against Palestinians, Iran

Trump brings in hardliner, who has been an opponent of the two-state solution and advocated striking Iran, just ahead of big moves on Middle East… Read More ›

Shaked: Online Anti-Israel Incitement Rose Following Trump Embassy Decision

Shaked: Online Anti-Israel Incitement Rose Following Trump Embassy Decision

Shaked: Online Anti-Israel Incitement Rose Following Trump Embassy Decision   Incitement against Israel reached new heights immediately after President Donald Trump’s December 6 announcement that… Read More ›

IDF soldier killed by unintentional firearm discharge

IDF soldier killed by unintentional firearm discharge

Soldier is accidentally shot dead at an IDF base in central Israel; investigation has been opened into the incident; this is the first death of… Read More ›

Jerusalem mayor expected to announce Knesset bid this week

Jerusalem mayor expected to announce Knesset bid this week

Municipality says Nir Barkat will announce his decision on Thursday after passing embattled city budget   Nir Barkat is expected to announce this week that… Read More ›