Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

Israel – The Fast Train From Jerusalem To Tel Aviv Isn’t Fast And Doesn’t Go To Tel Aviv

Israel – The Fast Train From Jerusalem To Tel Aviv Isn’t Fast And Doesn’t Go To Tel Aviv

  Jerusalem – As our train hurtled through the tunnel — my ears popping on the descent — and then burst out into sunlight bathing… Read More ›

What investigators are looking for in nationwide hunt for would-be bomber

What investigators are looking for in nationwide hunt for would-be bomber

  A nationwide manhunt is underway for whoever sent packages with suspected pipe bombs to former President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and several other top… Read More ›

Netanyahu Pushes for Free Trade with China

Netanyahu Pushes for Free Trade with China

“China is Israel’s second largest trade partner reaching $10 billion in 2017 and it is already up 30% in 2018.” Netanyahu said.   Israel wants… Read More ›

Houston – Cruz Predicts Trump Wins Re-election In 2020

Houston – Cruz Predicts Trump Wins Re-election In 2020

  Houston – Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is predicting that President Donald Trump will win re-election in 2020. Cruz spoke Monday before Trump took the… Read More ›

Missoula, MN – Trump Says Without Evidence That Dems Are Behind ‘caravan’

Missoula, MN – Trump Says Without Evidence That Dems Are Behind ‘caravan’

  Missoula, MN – President Donald Trump suggested without evidence Thursday that Democrats or their allies are supporting a “caravan” of Central American migrants who… Read More ›

Saudi former diplomat called ‘pivotal’ in Khashoggi’s apparent killing

Saudi former diplomat called ‘pivotal’ in Khashoggi’s apparent killing

Ankara – Saudi intelligence officer and former diplomat Maher Abdulaziz Mutreb played a “pivotal role” in the apparent assassination of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a… Read More ›

Hamas official says neither side really wants another war in Gaza

Hamas official says neither side really wants another war in Gaza

Liberman has urged cabinet to okay ‘serious blow’ to Hamas in Gaza, believes large military campaign could bring 4-5 years of calm   A senior… Read More ›

Nikki Haley succeeded, despite Trump

Nikki Haley succeeded, despite Trump

Op-ed: Using tough diplomacy to achieve important American objectives, while at the same time calling out hypocrisy at the UN, Nikki Haley is leaving on… Read More ›

Trump reluctant to halt Saudi arms sales over journalist’s disappearance

Trump reluctant to halt Saudi arms sales over journalist’s disappearance

President says sanctioning Riyadh if it killed US resident Jamal Khashoggi would hurt American economic interests   WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump says the… Read More ›

Trump Campaign Aide Asked Israeli Firm for Social Media Manipulation Plans

Trump Campaign Aide Asked Israeli Firm for Social Media Manipulation Plans

There were a few different proposals discovered by the Israeli company, Psy-Group, one was to use fake accounts to sway thousands of delegates.   One… Read More ›

A powder keg in the West Bank

A powder keg in the West Bank

Analysis: The IDF must reexamine the security arrangements at the industrial zones and find out how the Barkan terrorist got a rifle in despite metal… Read More ›

Erdogan asks Riyadh to ‘prove’ journalist left consulate

Erdogan asks Riyadh to ‘prove’ journalist left consulate

Turkish president demands Saudis show footage of Jamal Khashoggi, who authorities suspect was murdered in the building   ANKARA, Turkey (AFP) — Turkish President Recep… Read More ›

Outcry as Jews create own group in German far-right party

Outcry as Jews create own group in German far-right party

Jewish members of Alternative for Germany party establish a Jewish section within right-wing movement; 17 Jewish organizations issue statements condemning decision and labeling AfD as… Read More ›

After deadly terror attack, Netanyahu vows ‘despicable murderer’ will be caught

After deadly terror attack, Netanyahu vows ‘despicable murderer’ will be caught

President Rivlin laments loss of life at Israeli-Palestinian industrial park, saying it was also attack on the ‘possibility of coexistence’   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu… Read More ›

PM to be questioned for 12th time in Case 4000

PM to be questioned for 12th time in Case 4000

Netanyahu is expected to be interrogated in Bezeq corruption affair on Friday; in addition, Lahav 433 unit to complete investigations of Cases 1000 and 2000;… Read More ›

Bennett Opens Fire on Defense Minister

Bennett Opens Fire on Defense Minister

“Under the guise of ‘pragmatism’ and ‘responsibility,’ Liberman has abandoned the security of residents of the south to Hamas,” Bennett said.   Bayit Yehudi leader… Read More ›

Trump’s Palestinian State Endorsement Fits His Sovereignty Doctrine

Trump’s Palestinian State Endorsement Fits His Sovereignty Doctrine

“I think it will be a two-state. By saying that, I put it out there.”   It would be difficult for a US president like… Read More ›

Via arms and trade, Russia plots long-term Syrian future

Via arms and trade, Russia plots long-term Syrian future

The same day that Russian diplomats struck a deal with Turkey over a demilitarized zone in Syria’s last rebel-run region, dozens of Russian businessmen were… Read More ›

An Israeli singer in Amsterdam creates the world’s first Ladino pop album

An Israeli singer in Amsterdam creates the world’s first Ladino pop album

Noam Vazana traces the would-be evolution of a dying Jewish-Sephardic language and culture as she imagines what it would be like if the musical tradition… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Gaza Officials Say Palestinian Killed In Overnight Protest

Jerusalem – Gaza Officials Say Palestinian Killed In Overnight Protest

  Jerusalem – Gaza’s Health Ministry says a Palestinian has been killed and 20 injured by Israeli gunfire in east Gaza. A ministry statement said… Read More ›