Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

Dutch Court to Hold War Crimes Hearing Against Benny Gantz on Election Day

Dutch Court to Hold War Crimes Hearing Against Benny Gantz on Election Day

According to the principle of universal jurisdiction, some countries, especially in Europe, allow prosecution of foreign officials for war crimes if the local state refuses… Read More ›

Israel faces potential deadlock in neck-and-neck second election

Israel faces potential deadlock in neck-and-neck second election

A unity government between the two biggest parties may be the most reasonable way out of the gridlock, but Blue and White has vowed not… Read More ›

Netanyahu’s dilemma over Trump’s slap in the face

Netanyahu’s dilemma over Trump’s slap in the face

Analysis: The apparent American shift in position on Iran and its nuclear aspirations, in the shape of a meeting between the two presidents and sanctions… Read More ›

A Guatemalan asylum seeker is being sheltered in a Washington state synagogue

A Guatemalan asylum seeker is being sheltered in a Washington state synagogue

Temple Beth Hatfiloh is providing sanctuary for Maria Pablo Matias and her son to protect them from arrest and deportation; ICE won’t enter house of… Read More ›

UK Opposition Rages At Johnson After He Suspends Parliament

UK Opposition Rages At Johnson After He Suspends Parliament

  London – Opposition politicians raged Tuesday at Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension of Parliament before the deadline for Brexit, which drew angry and… Read More ›

Israel must target the real root of the problem – Iran

Israel must target the real root of the problem – Iran

Opinion: Why should Israelis sit in bomb shelters because of rockets fired by Iranian proxies in Gaza or Lebanon? We should be taking the fight… Read More ›

Salt study unravels ancient mystery around well-preserved Dead Sea Scroll

Salt study unravels ancient mystery around well-preserved Dead Sea Scroll

Researchers say the Temple Scroll, which has survived in better condition than other texts, was modified using previously unknown technology using minerals not local to… Read More ›

Boris Johnson fails in high stakes attempt to call snap general election

Boris Johnson fails in high stakes attempt to call snap general election

London – Boris Johnson’s strategy to wrench Britain out of the European Union by the end of next month was in shreds on Wednesday when… Read More ›

Chabad Girls’ Seminary in Florida Braces For Hurricane Dorian

Chabad Girls’ Seminary in Florida Braces For Hurricane Dorian

  Hallandale Beach – Hurricane Dorian has already spread huge destruction and mayhem in the Bahamas over the weekend, battering the islands with winds that… Read More ›

Spaghetti models of Hurricane Dorian show the storm heading for Florida — but you should not read them as forecasts

Spaghetti models of Hurricane Dorian show the storm heading for Florida — but you should not read them as forecasts

  Hurricane Dorian is moving toward the Bahamas and Florida. It’s projected to hit Florida’s east coast as a Category 4 hurricane. Spaghetti models show the various… Read More ›

Benny Gantz Denounces Incitement as Two Injured at Blue and White Rally

Benny Gantz Denounces Incitement as Two Injured at Blue and White Rally

Several plastic bullets were fired with an air gun. The police arrested two suspects.   Two people were mildly injured in a drive-by airgun shooting… Read More ›

Pence: U.S. supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Pence: U.S. supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Writing on Twitter, vice president says he had ‘great conversation’ with Netanyahu, and that the ‘United States fully supports Israel’s right to defend itself from… Read More ›

Hezbollah says explosives found in drone that crashed in Beirut

Hezbollah says explosives found in drone that crashed in Beirut

Terror group claims UAV recovered near its media headquarters was attempting an attack, carried 11 pounds of explosives   The Hezbollah terror group on Tuesday… Read More ›

Trump’s aides are reportedly seething over the French president’s handling of the G7 summit

Trump’s aides are reportedly seething over the French president’s handling of the G7 summit

  President Donald Trump lavished praise on French President Emmanuel Macron, but his aides are reportedly furious over how the French are handling the G7… Read More ›

Israeli Official: Israel Willing to Pay for Flights for Emigrating Gazans

Israeli Official: Israel Willing to Pay for Flights for Emigrating Gazans

According to the official, Israel is willing to finance flights from an airport in the south for those who are interested in leaving.   Israel… Read More ›

Gaza conflict has no magic cure, whatever Israel’s politicians say

Gaza conflict has no magic cure, whatever Israel’s politicians say

Opinion: From Netanyahu to Bennett, Gantz to Barak, everyone is willing to use the years-long conflict with Hamas to build themselves up and tear their… Read More ›

New York – Diving Teams Searching For Frum Monsey Man Missing In Greenwood Lake

New York – Diving Teams Searching For Frum Monsey Man Missing In Greenwood Lake

New York – Diving teams have been deployed to and are currently searching Greenwood Lake for a Frum man from Monsey that went missing. Initial… Read More ›

Palestinian leader seems to have lost his way

Palestinian leader seems to have lost his way

Opinion: Though shunning the current U.S. administration and its emissaries is understandable as a policy, Abbas is refusing to ensure there is someone in Washington… Read More ›

Analysis: And then Trump tweeted — Why Israel suddenly decided to bar 2 US congresswomen

Analysis: And then Trump tweeted — Why Israel suddenly decided to bar 2 US congresswomen

Israel’s DC envoy initially said Tlaib, Omar were free to visit. But less than 2 hours after US president wrote that letting them in ‘would… Read More ›

FBI raids Jeffrey Epstein’s private Caribbean island

FBI raids Jeffrey Epstein’s private Caribbean island

Bureau investigating how Epstein was able to take his own life in a high-security facility while awaiting trial for sex trafficking   NEW YORK —… Read More ›