Articles by: JewishNews-Ilan

Jerusalem – For A Liberal Orthodox Educational Network In Israel, It’s The End Of An Era

Jerusalem – For A Liberal Orthodox Educational Network In Israel, It’s The End Of An Era

  Jerusalem – Rabbi Shlomo Riskin officially handed the network of liberal Orthodox schools and seminaries in Israel that he founded 35 years ago to… Read More ›

Palestinian report: 6 Hamas members killed in IAF strike in Gaza

Palestinian report: 6 Hamas members killed in IAF strike in Gaza

Hamas’s military wing brigade commander killed and 7 wounded during an Israeli Air Force (IAF) airstrike in southern Gaza on Sunday, according to Palestinian sources;… Read More ›

Merkel marks Nazi ‘Kristallnacht’ against Jews with synagogue speech

Merkel marks Nazi ‘Kristallnacht’ against Jews with synagogue speech

German chancellor acknowledges anti-Semitism in the country, fueled by both far-right groups and Muslim extremists, is on the rise once again as she attends ceremony… Read More ›

Abbas: Trump’s peace plan will fail, Balfour Declaration is a ‘conspiracy’

Abbas: Trump’s peace plan will fail, Balfour Declaration is a ‘conspiracy’

PA chief vows to reject US leader’s ‘deal of the century,’ but says ‘occupation will end’; Israeli TV report: US envoy says peace plan to… Read More ›

Mirror, Mirror: Regev Thanks Artist for Loyalty Bill Protest Statue

Mirror, Mirror: Regev Thanks Artist for Loyalty Bill Protest Statue

The event apparently came in protest against “loyalty bill” that passed this week in the Knesset’s first reading, initiated by Regev.   A statue of… Read More ›

Democratic midterms win: Good for Iran, bad for Israel?

Democratic midterms win: Good for Iran, bad for Israel?

Op-ed: If the Democrats regain control of at least one house of Congress, they would make it harder for Trump to govern and could block… Read More ›

Analysis: Will renewed sanctions force Iran to buckle? Ask after midterm results are in

Analysis: Will renewed sanctions force Iran to buckle? Ask after midterm results are in

Analysts say Tehran is unlikely to cave quickly, will hope for a new US administration in 2020; a blue wave during Tuesday’s midterms may give… Read More ›

The Tallahassee yoga shooting suspect had an extensive history of spreading hate online against women and minorities

The Tallahassee yoga shooting suspect had an extensive history of spreading hate online against women and minorities

  The gunman who killed two and wounded five others at a Tallahassee yoga studio before killing himself Friday night had an extensive history of… Read More ›

Washington – NRA Says George Soros, Michael Bloomberg And Tom Steyer Are Pushing ‘elitist Agenda’

Washington – NRA Says George Soros, Michael Bloomberg And Tom Steyer Are Pushing ‘elitist Agenda’

  Washington – The National Rifle Association tweeted that three prominent liberal Jewish billionaires are pushing “their elitist agenda on Americans.” The tweet came three… Read More ›

Opinion: Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park

Opinion: Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park

  Apple held a big event on Tuesday in Brooklyn, New York, to debut new iPads and Mac computers. Overall, the presentation was much better… Read More ›

Protests Meet Trumps in Pittsburgh

Protests Meet Trumps in Pittsburgh

  WASHINGTON — Hundreds of Pittsburghers took to the idyllic streets of Squirrel Hill on Tuesday as US President Donald Trump and his family visited… Read More ›

Pittsburgh synagogue suspect has history of anti-Semitic posts

Pittsburgh synagogue suspect has history of anti-Semitic posts

Posting pictures on social media of his guns, dubbing them his ‘glock family,’ Robert Bowers took aim at Trump, who he accused of being a… Read More ›

We sit and wait for it to blow up in our face

We sit and wait for it to blow up in our face

King Abdullah’s decision not to renew Israel’s lease on the Arava and Naharayim lands is not really a huge surprise, but a reflection of Israel’s… Read More ›

Analysis: Why would a bomber try to implicate Debbie Wasserman Schultz?

Analysis: Why would a bomber try to implicate Debbie Wasserman Schultz?

The high-profile Jewish Democrat was listed as the sender on at least four explosive devices sent to four prominent targets this week   WASHINGTON (JTA)… Read More ›

Academy preps kids with learning disabilities for mainstream Jewish high school

Academy preps kids with learning disabilities for mainstream Jewish high school

Focusing on method over erudition, NY’s Shefa School personalizes lessons with a high teacher-to-student ratio to help students enter prestigious institutions ready to tackle texts… Read More ›

Egypt’s War on the Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt’s War on the Muslim Brotherhood

Morsi’s younger son has been detained because of his alleged support for the banned Muslim Brotherhood movement in Egypt   Egyptian police released the 25-year-old… Read More ›

A high-ranking Saudi officer with ties to the crown prince oversaw journalist’s deadly interrogation, sources say

A high-ranking Saudi officer with ties to the crown prince oversaw journalist’s deadly interrogation, sources say

Saudi mission that resulted in the apparent death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul was organized by a high-ranking officer with the General Intelligence Presidency,… Read More ›

Netanyahu: Hamas Didn’t Get the Message, the Response Will Be Painful

Netanyahu: Hamas Didn’t Get the Message, the Response Will Be Painful

After an especially violent weekend, the Prime Minister used the cabinet meeting to send a warning to Hamas.   If Hamas does not stop its… Read More ›

Louisiana – US Teen Flies For Record: Youngest Solo Round-the-world

Louisiana – US Teen Flies For Record: Youngest Solo Round-the-world

  Louisiana – A Louisiana teenager flew for 10½ hours through a sandstorm over Saudi Arabia, got stuck in the Philippines by typhoons, and set… Read More ›

Netanyahu to meet Putin on Syria security coordination

Netanyahu to meet Putin on Syria security coordination

In first talk since Moscow delivered the S-300 system to Syria, both leaders hold conversation during which they agree to continue military coordination between countries.… Read More ›