Articles by: JewishNews-Limor

Huawei’s US arm laid off nearly 600 workers as the trade ban bites

Huawei’s US arm laid off nearly 600 workers as the trade ban bites

  Huawei has laid off almost 600 staff from its US research arm Futurewei, two sources told Reuters. Futurewei only has around 850 staff in… Read More ›

Iran says it will release photos to prove drone not downed by US

Iran says it will release photos to prove drone not downed by US

Revolutionary Guard doubles down on denial that its aircraft was shot down in Strait of Hormuz while approaching an American vessel   Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary… Read More ›

Philadelphia – Video: Man Scales Down Philadelphia High-rise To Escape Smoky Fire

Philadelphia – Video: Man Scales Down Philadelphia High-rise To Escape Smoky Fire

Philadelphia – A man scaled down several floors of the side of a 19-story high-rise building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four… Read More ›

Washington – US Sets Tight Travel Limitations For Iran’s UN Diplomats in New York

Washington – US Sets Tight Travel Limitations For Iran’s UN Diplomats in New York

  Washington – The U.S. is tightly limiting travel by Iranian officials visiting or assigned to the United Nations, sparking concern from the world body.… Read More ›

Egypt Resumes Efforts to Prevent Hamas-Israel Truce Collapse

Egypt Resumes Efforts to Prevent Hamas-Israel Truce Collapse

Egyptian delegation arrives in Gaza to prevent collapse of ceasefire understandings; Greenblatt jabs at Gaza march in tweet.   Some 6,000 Palestinians protested violently in… Read More ›

Education minister: Intermarriage among US Jews is ‘like a second Holocaust’

Education minister: Intermarriage among US Jews is ‘like a second Holocaust’

ADL chief says Rafi Peretz’s remark ‘trivializes the Shoah’; Israel-Diaspora activist group calls Israeli discourse about US Jews ‘irresponsible and disrespectful’   The rate of… Read More ›

Tehran Imam Threatens Missile Attack on Dimona Nuclear Power Plant

Tehran Imam Threatens Missile Attack on Dimona Nuclear Power Plant

Imam Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani also warned the US against a military attack on Iran.   “If Iran decides to confront you, a missile… Read More ›

The left insists on saving Netanyahu from his voters

The left insists on saving Netanyahu from his voters

Opinion: Likud voters are a diverse group, fearful of a binational state that would lose Israel’s Jewish majority, critical of funds handed out to ultra-Orthodox… Read More ›

Trump warns Iran nuclear threats will ‘come back to bite you’

Trump warns Iran nuclear threats will ‘come back to bite you’

President lashes out at Tehran after Rouhani vows to step up uranium enrichment if there is no new nuclear deal   WASHINGTON — US President… Read More ›

San Diego – Facebook Posts Put Border Patrol On Defensive At Rough Time

San Diego – Facebook Posts Put Border Patrol On Defensive At Rough Time

  San Diego – Before the rise of social media, Border Patrol agents gathered in parking lots at the end of their shifts for what… Read More ›

Syria says four killed as Israeli jets hit targets in Homs and Damascus

Syria says four killed as Israeli jets hit targets in Homs and Damascus

Damascus claims to have intercepted several incoming missiles fired from Lebanese airspace; observer says Iran-linked base targeted; no comment from IDF   Syria said Israeli… Read More ›

Newark NJ – Diverted Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

Newark NJ – Diverted Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

  Newark, NJ – A United flight heading from New York to Houston diverted to Newark Liberty Airport and made an emergency landing. Inflatable slides… Read More ›

‘This is a great friendship’: Trump invites Kim Jong Un to the White House after crossing North Korean border to shake hands

‘This is a great friendship’: Trump invites Kim Jong Un to the White House after crossing North Korean border to shake hands

  Donald Trump steps over the North Korean border to meet with Kim Jong Un. He becomes the first serving American president to step into… Read More ›

Opposition seethes as Netanyahu mulls bid to nix September elections

Opposition seethes as Netanyahu mulls bid to nix September elections

Blue and White chief says no talks underway with Likud for unity government; Yisrael Beytenu: ‘What is guiding Netanyahu is not the good of the… Read More ›

Gaza City – Palestinians Reject Kushner ‘economy First’ Approach To Mideast Peace

Gaza City – Palestinians Reject Kushner ‘economy First’ Approach To Mideast Peace

  Gaza City – Palestinian officials on Saturday dismissed proposals unveiled by President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner for big money projects to form the… Read More ›

Analysis: Trump’s Iran strikes U-turn underscores war and peace dilemma

Analysis: Trump’s Iran strikes U-turn underscores war and peace dilemma

Washington – President Donald Trump blinked. By calling off US forces poised Thursday night to launch retaliatory strikes on Iran, Trump stepped back from the… Read More ›

Israelis need to talk about the religious-secular rift

Israelis need to talk about the religious-secular rift

Opinion: One of the most difficult problems with discourse in Israel over issues of religion and state is that it is a mendacious one on… Read More ›

US deploying 1,000 more troops to Middle East as Iran tensions soar

US deploying 1,000 more troops to Middle East as Iran tensions soar

Shanahan says additional soldiers are for ‘defensive purposes to address air, naval, and ground-based threats,’ US not looking for conflict with Tehran   WASHINGTON —… Read More ›

Washington – U.S. Firms Say China Tariffs Will Raise Costs, See Few Sourcing Alternatives

Washington – U.S. Firms Say China Tariffs Will Raise Costs, See Few Sourcing Alternatives

  Washington – A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for… Read More ›

Trump may raise Hong Kong protests with Xi as city remains a thorn in Beijing’s sid

Trump may raise Hong Kong protests with Xi as city remains a thorn in Beijing’s sid

Hong Kong – Hong Kong has once again burnished its reputation as a thorn in the side of the Chinese Communist Party and its leader,… Read More ›