Articles by: JewishNews-Ilan

Kulanu MK backs bid to rein in courts, is open to serving under an indicted PM

Kulanu MK backs bid to rein in courts, is open to serving under an indicted PM

In about-face, Roy Folkman says he’s ‘unequivocally’ in favor of advancing bill that would limit High Court of Justice’s powers   A Kulanu lawmaker on… Read More ›

Warsaw – Polish PM Says Repaying Jewish Victims Of The Holocaust Would Be ‘victory For Hitler’y

Warsaw – Polish PM Says Repaying Jewish Victims Of The Holocaust Would Be ‘victory For Hitler’y

  Warsaw – Poland refuses to provide restitution for Jewish property taken during World War II when the country was under Nazi control, Polish Prime… Read More ›

Deutsche Bank execs reportedly rejected their employees’ advice to report transactions involving Trump and Kushner-owned entities to the Treasury Department

Deutsche Bank execs reportedly rejected their employees’ advice to report transactions involving Trump and Kushner-owned entities to the Treasury Department

  Employees of Deutsche Bank’s internal anti-money laundering team recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving President Donald Trump and his son-in-law Jared… Read More ›

Trump Does Not Want War With Iran, Seeks Diplomatic Solution – Report

Trump Does Not Want War With Iran, Seeks Diplomatic Solution – Report

According to The Washington Post, the US president thinks that a diplomatic solution should be pursued first, including direct negotiations with Iranian leaders.   US… Read More ›

Iran’s nuclear standoff has left it in a bind

Iran’s nuclear standoff has left it in a bind

Analysis: Tehran’s 60-day ultimatum to Europe, China and Russia to renegotiate the 2015 agreement brokered by Obama and rejected by Trump could leave the Islamic… Read More ›

Initial US investigation blames Iran for ship sabotage attacks

Initial US investigation blames Iran for ship sabotage attacks

Each ship has a 5- to 10-foot hole near or just below water line, and American military team believes they were caused by explosive charges… Read More ›

China denies having ‘concentration camps,’ tells US to ‘stop interfering’

China denies having ‘concentration camps,’ tells US to ‘stop interfering’

Hong Kong – Beijing has rejected US accusations of operating “concentration camps” in its Xinjiang region, with a government spokesman telling Washington Monday to “stop… Read More ›

IDF Destroys Hamas Interior Minister’s Office

IDF Destroys Hamas Interior Minister’s Office

The interior minister was held by Israel for 20 years before being released as a part of the Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange deal.   The… Read More ›

Destroyed on the battlefield, ISIS begins new chapter of terror

Destroyed on the battlefield, ISIS begins new chapter of terror

The 59-second video shows eight men clasping hands and pledging allegiance to the “Emir of the Believers” and the “Caliphate of the Muslims.” They were… Read More ›

Greenblatt to ‘Post:’ Trump not Responsible for Actions of His Supporters

Greenblatt to ‘Post:’ Trump not Responsible for Actions of His Supporters

Ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day, U.S. Special Envoy maintained that the president has “come out clearly and repeatedly against antisemitism and hatred in all forms.”… Read More ›

After synagogue attack, leaders warn of resurgent anti-Semitism, urge action

After synagogue attack, leaders warn of resurgent anti-Semitism, urge action

Pittsburgh synagogue, ADL and other community leaders and politicians raise alarm over rise of anti-Jewish hate, call for more be done to stem violence  … Read More ›

Hamas Arrests Gaza Comedian who Protested Economic Hardship

Hamas Arrests Gaza Comedian who Protested Economic Hardship

Hussam Khalaf is known for his criticism of Hamas and Qatar.   Hamas security forces have arrested Palestinian comedian Hussam Khalaf, who is known for… Read More ›

Pakistan arrests ‘last terrorist at large’ in Daniel Pearl killing

Pakistan arrests ‘last terrorist at large’ in Daniel Pearl killing

American Jewish journalist for Wall Street Journal was murdered in Karachi in 2002; Azim Jan, commander of al Qaeda off-shoot is also suspect in assassination… Read More ›

Paris – Police Official: Short-circuit Likely Caused Notre Dame Fire

Paris – Police Official: Short-circuit Likely Caused Notre Dame Fire

  France – Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday, as… Read More ›

Analysis: 10 takeaways from the Mueller report release — and what happens next

Analysis: 10 takeaways from the Mueller report release — and what happens next

It’s one of the most consequential days in recent memory in Washington, as the results of special counsel Robert Mueller’s nearly-two-year-long investigation into Russian interference… Read More ›

Liberman backs Netanyahu for PM, but insists on passage of Haredi draft law

Liberman backs Netanyahu for PM, but insists on passage of Haredi draft law

Secularist Yisrael Beytenu leader vows to hold the line against Orthodox parties over religious issues, even at price of coalition   Avigdor Liberman, the chairman… Read More ›

On Verge of Space History, Beresheet Fails to Land Safely on Moon

On Verge of Space History, Beresheet Fails to Land Safely on Moon

The State of Israel fell just short of becoming only the fourth member of a prestigious club of nations to complete the formidable task of… Read More ›

Israel Election by the Numbers: Latest Results Chart

Israel Election by the Numbers: Latest Results Chart

Which parties got how many seats?   According to the most recent results, Likud won 35 seats, Shas and UTJ eight each and URP and… Read More ›

Israel could face austerity under next government

Israel could face austerity under next government

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has long touted the economic successes of Israel; however, he and his finance minister, Moshe Kahlon, have cut taxes while spending… Read More ›

Trump: Netanyahu and Gantz are both ‘good people,’ race will be close

Trump: Netanyahu and Gantz are both ‘good people,’ race will be close

At Republican Jewish Coalition meet in Las Vegas, president touts Golan recognition, asks to give peace bid with Palestinians a chance   WASHINGTON — US… Read More ›