Articles by: JewishNews-David

New York – Kosher/Halal Meal Program To Roll Out In NYC Schools Under City Council Pilot Program

New York – Kosher/Halal Meal Program To Roll Out In NYC Schools Under City Council Pilot Program

New York – Students in four New York City schools who adhere to kosher or halal diets will be the beneficiaries of a groundbreaking pilot… Read More ›

The Trump administration keeps blaming ‘loopholes’ in immigration law for its family separation policy — here’s what’s really going on

The Trump administration keeps blaming ‘loopholes’ in immigration law for its family separation policy — here’s what’s really going on

  The Trump administration keeps falsely blaming its new family separation practice on current immigration law, and “loopholes” it says migrants are exploiting. Yet, as… Read More ›

Opinion: Deepining Legal Jeopardy? The Cases Against the Prime Minister

Opinion: Deepining Legal Jeopardy? The Cases Against the Prime Minister

Netanyahu is in much deeper legal jeopardy than he was before.   Case 4000 was a game changer for Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit. He will not… Read More ›

Kurz: It took Austria too long to be honest about its part in Holocaust

Kurz: It took Austria too long to be honest about its part in Holocaust

Speaking at a conference in Jerusalem, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says during WWII, ‘many Austrians supported the system which killed over six million Jews from… Read More ›

‘Don’t expect too much’: Rodman plays down Kim-Trump breakthrough

‘Don’t expect too much’: Rodman plays down Kim-Trump breakthrough

Former basketball player and ‘friend for life’ of Korean leader says he expects summit to ‘go fairly well’   SINGAPORE — Former US basketball star… Read More ›

Danon: ‘Israel Wil Not Sit Idly When Facng New and Old Threats’

Danon: ‘Israel Wil Not Sit Idly When Facng New and Old Threats’

Israeli ambassador to the UN Danny Danon warned that Israel will not tolerate an Iranian-Hamas effort to bring the Gaza based terrorist group to South-Lebanon.… Read More ›

Security Cabinet to discuss Gaza work permits, relief measures

Security Cabinet to discuss Gaza work permits, relief measures

Proposals under discussion include giving 6,000 Gazans work permits in Israel, bringing goods through the Erez crossing and connecting it to the Ashdod port, thus… Read More ›

Netanyahu, Regev give different versions on nixed Argentine friendly

Netanyahu, Regev give different versions on nixed Argentine friendly

The prime minister and the sports minister each claim the other was the one to ask to move the World Cup warmup game between Israel… Read More ›

Netanyahu concerned scrapped soccer match could portend future cancellations

Netanyahu concerned scrapped soccer match could portend future cancellations

Prime minister calls Argentina’s decision to withdraw from friendly game in Jerusalem ‘disappointing,’ but stops short of blaming sports minister   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu… Read More ›

Israeli official denies reports deal reached on Iranians in Syria

Israeli official denies reports deal reached on Iranians in Syria

Despite reports Jerusalem and Moscow reached agreement for Iranian and Hezbollah forces to withdraw from southern Syria, Israeli official says PM Netanyahu insists Tehran must… Read More ›

All sides in Gaza escalation prepared for a very limited conflict

All sides in Gaza escalation prepared for a very limited conflict

Analysis: Islamic Jihad wanted to avenge the death of its operatives and satisfy its bosses in Tehran, Hamas wanted to restore its dignity after Israel… Read More ›

Restrictions lifted on Israelis near Gaza as respite in rocket fire holds

Restrictions lifted on Israelis near Gaza as respite in rocket fire holds

Additional forces deployed along border area; high-level security cabinet set to convene on conflict in south   The Home Front Command was lifting restrictions on… Read More ›

Wildwood, NJ – Police Launch Probe After Video Shows Officer Punching Woman

Wildwood, NJ – Police Launch Probe After Video Shows Officer Punching Woman

Wildwood, NJ – Police have launched an investigation after video posted online shows an officer punching a woman on a beach in southern New Jersey.… Read More ›

Do you even know what apartheid means?

Do you even know what apartheid means?

Op-ed: A state with complete academic freedom, with Arab ministers and MKs, a state that fosters Arab professors, doctors, pharmacists and teachers, can’t be called… Read More ›

Ronen Lubarsky, soldier killed by marble slab, buried in Jerusalem

Ronen Lubarsky, soldier killed by marble slab, buried in Jerusalem

Elite serviceman, who succumbed to wounds two days after attack, remembered as a ‘warrior’ by family members and commanding officer   Ronen Lubarsky, a soldier… Read More ›

Why Israel should recognize and cherish evangelical support

Why Israel should recognize and cherish evangelical support

Op-ed: The US Embassy move to Jerusalem likely wouldn’t have happened without America’s evangelical Christian community, whose firm support guarantees the advancement and protection of… Read More ›

King Stallion or Chinook: The IAF’s next heavy-lift helicopter

King Stallion or Chinook: The IAF’s next heavy-lift helicopter

Two American companies, competing over who will fly IDF soldiers on sensitive missions, present their helicopters side by side at ILA Berlin Air Show: Sikorsky-Lockheed… Read More ›

Alienated until the end, master artist Chaim Soutine fled the shtetl for Paris

Alienated until the end, master artist Chaim Soutine fled the shtetl for Paris

Running through September, a new exhibit shows off the work of the Jewish Expressionist painter who gave up small-town life in the Pale of Settlement,… Read More ›

Netanyahu credits army’s ‘determination’ for drop in Gaza clashes

Netanyahu credits army’s ‘determination’ for drop in Gaza clashes

PM says Israel will continue to ‘defend itself as necessary,’ tells Guatemalan president ‘muchas gracias’ for embassy opening   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday… Read More ›

Damascus – Monitor: 42 Killed By Israeli Strikes In Syria This Week

Damascus – Monitor: 42 Killed By Israeli Strikes In Syria This Week

  Damascus – A wave of Israeli strikes on suspected military positions in Syria this week killed 42 people, including at least 19 Iranians, a… Read More ›