Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

Brazil – Rio’s 200-year Old National Museum Hit By Massive Fire

Brazil – Rio’s 200-year Old National Museum Hit By Massive Fire

  Rio de Janeiro – A 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro was hit on Sunday by a massive fire, images from television station Globo… Read More ›

San Bernardino apartment complex shooting puts 10 in ‘critical’ condition

San Bernardino apartment complex shooting puts 10 in ‘critical’ condition

  San Bernardino police have reported a shooting at an apartment complex that’s left ten people in critical condition with three of those people in… Read More ›

Let the Palestinians make lemonade of Trump’s lemons

Let the Palestinians make lemonade of Trump’s lemons

Op-ed: US cutting its aid to the Palestinians and funding to UNRWA are welcomed steps, but they must be done gradually and alongside supplementary economic… Read More ›

Arab MKs and Palestinians Jointly Seek to Censure Israel at U.N.

Arab MKs and Palestinians Jointly Seek to Censure Israel at U.N.

“Anyone who cooperates with the Palestinian Authority against Israel should ask themselves whether their rightful place is in the Palestinian or Israeli parliament,” Edelstein said.… Read More ›

Fatah Leader: Israel Is Offering Hamas an Airport near Eilat

Fatah Leader: Israel Is Offering Hamas an Airport near Eilat

The Israeli offers are part of US President Donald Trump’s yet-to-be-unveiled plan for peace in the Middle East.   Israel has offered Hamas a seaport in… Read More ›

Hit-and-run Yisrael Katz-style

Hit-and-run Yisrael Katz-style

Op-ed: If Minister Katz was truly alert to the suffering of the ‘general public’ on the weekend, he would’ve ordered the immediate operations of public… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Bolton: U.S. not discussing recognition of Israel’s Golan hold

Jerusalem – Bolton: U.S. not discussing recognition of Israel’s Golan hold

  Jerusalem – The Trump administration is not discussing possible U.S. recognition of Israel’s claim of sovereignty over the Golan Heights, U.S. National Security Adviser… Read More ›

Cohen’s lawyer says he’s completely flipped and will give information of Trump-linked conspiracy with Russia

Cohen’s lawyer says he’s completely flipped and will give information of Trump-linked conspiracy with Russia

  Lanny Davis, the attorney representing Michael Cohen, said on Wednesday that Cohen had knowledge of a conspiracy between President Donald Trump and Russia. During… Read More ›

The art of playing for time

The art of playing for time

Analysis: Israel is interested in postponing any military conflict that is not inevitable as much as possible. This is not a good time for a… Read More ›

Lieberman to consider lifting some some restrictions on Gaza

Lieberman to consider lifting some some restrictions on Gaza

Defense minister set to discuss with IDF officials whether to open Kerem Shalom crossing and enlarge Gaza fishing perimeter as mortars and incendiary balloons cease… Read More ›

Suicide attack on Egypt church foiled

Suicide attack on Egypt church foiled

Bomber blows himself up before reaching Virgin Church near Cairo after confronting heavy police presence   CAIRO, Egypt — A suicide attack against a church… Read More ›

Trump condemns ‘all types of racism’ ahead of ‘Unite the Right’ rally on the one-year anniversary of Charlottesville

Trump condemns ‘all types of racism’ ahead of ‘Unite the Right’ rally on the one-year anniversary of Charlottesville

  President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday to condemn “all types of racism” ahead of Sunday’s “Unite the Right” rally. The event’s organizers describe it as… Read More ›

Innovative Knee Surgery Implant Invented in Israel Used for the First Time

Innovative Knee Surgery Implant Invented in Israel Used for the First Time

The company ran through a few different prototypes before inventing the successful implant.   At the beginning of August, Hadassah University Medical Center on Jerusalem’s… Read More ›

Two major Israel-backers join criticism of nation-state law

Two major Israel-backers join criticism of nation-state law

Jewish Federations of North America and International Fellowship of Christians and Jews latest groups urging Israel to address Druze concerns of discrimination   The Jewish… Read More ›

Opposition vows to enshrine Declaration of Independence as Israeli Basic Law

Opposition vows to enshrine Declaration of Independence as Israeli Basic Law

Amid growing backlash over nation-state law, Avi Gabbay and Tzipi Livni slam Netanyahu for excluding from it a specific provision of equal rights for minorities… Read More ›

Goldin’s family protests outside UN building in Jerusalem

Goldin’s family protests outside UN building in Jerusalem

On 4-year anniversary of his death and capture in Gaza, family of Lt. Hadar Goldin accuse UN of failing to hold Hamas accountable for violating… Read More ›

Netanyahu Sows Division Again: It’s ‘Us or Them’

Netanyahu Sows Division Again: It’s ‘Us or Them’

It’s a message Netanyahu pushed at the 2015 elections and continued to push this week.   Us or them. That is the message Prime Minister… Read More ›

Wounded IDF officer asked: ‘When am I going back to Gaza?’

Wounded IDF officer asked: ‘When am I going back to Gaza?’

21-year-old officer from Dimona who was hurt by Palestinian sniper fire on Wednesday evening did not want to be evacuated, his parents say, because he… Read More ›

400-Pound Fallen Western Wall Stone Cleared From Egalitarian Prayer Area

400-Pound Fallen Western Wall Stone Cleared From Egalitarian Prayer Area

The foundation will be responsible for examining and preserving the stone until a decision is made regarding its future.   The stone that fell out of… Read More ›

Hamas evened the score and rushed to ask for a truce

Hamas evened the score and rushed to ask for a truce

Analysis: Hamas considers the death of an IDF soldier an achievement, giving up on massive rocket fire, leading to the collapse of the ‘fire met… Read More ›