Articles by: JewishNews-Rami

Trump plan said to give Israel sovereignty throughout Jerusalem, all settlements

Trump plan said to give Israel sovereignty throughout Jerusalem, all settlements

TV report: Palestinian state only if PA accepts Israel as Jewish state and Hamas is disarmed; no big refugee influx; if Abbas rejects plan, Israel… Read More ›

McConnell Proposes Swift Impeachment Trial With Long Days

McConnell Proposes Swift Impeachment Trial With Long Days

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday proposed a condensed, two-day calendar for each side to give opening statements in President… Read More ›

China confirms new coronavirus can spread between humans

China confirms new coronavirus can spread between humans

  Beijing – A mysterious respiratory virus that has killed at least three people and sickened more than 200 in China can be transmitted between… Read More ›

Israeli FM, US top diplomat urge more countries to blacklist Hezbollah entirely

Israeli FM, US top diplomat urge more countries to blacklist Hezbollah entirely

Following UK’s move, Katz and Pompeo call on nations to add the political wing of Iran-backed Lebanese group to terror list   Foreign Minister Israel… Read More ›

UNRWA head: 2020 to be a ‘difficult’ year with fund cuts, Israeli pressure

UNRWA head: 2020 to be a ‘difficult’ year with fund cuts, Israeli pressure

Christian Saunders also said Israel was seeking to replace UNRWA services for Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem with those of its own.   The interim… Read More ›

Trump, Pelosi Square Off Ahead Of Impeachment Trial

Trump, Pelosi Square Off Ahead Of Impeachment Trial

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi faced off Sunday ahead of his impeachment trial, as she said senators will “pay… Read More ›

Can Cash Buy The Dem Nomination? Two Billionaires Are Trying

Can Cash Buy The Dem Nomination? Two Billionaires Are Trying

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaires Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer are testing an unproven theory in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination: that their… Read More ›

Iranian protesters take to streets after Tehran admits Ukrainian plane was unintentionally shot down

Iranian protesters take to streets after Tehran admits Ukrainian plane was unintentionally shot down

Anti-government protesters took to the streets of Iran Saturday after Tehran admitted that it mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet, killing 176 people. Thousands… Read More ›

First kosher bar in former Soviet Union serves up cocktails and Torah lessons

First kosher bar in former Soviet Union serves up cocktails and Torah lessons

Israeli Entrepreneur David Roitman says he opened Kosher Bar as personal duty to help rebuild the historic Jewish community of Odessa in Ukraine, which he… Read More ›

Texas Judge: Hospital Can Remove Baby From Life Support

Texas Judge: Hospital Can Remove Baby From Life Support

  DALLAS (AP) — A Texas judge on Thursday sided with a hospital that plans to remove an 11-month-old girl from life support after her… Read More ›

Top Iranian general confirmed dead in US airstrike, days after an embassy siege in Iraq

Top Iranian general confirmed dead in US airstrike, days after an embassy siege in Iraq

  Iran’s elite Quds force commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, was killed in an airstrike in Iraq on Thursday afternoon, according to the US military.… Read More ›

Belgian Orthodox Jewish Lawmaker Takes Heat For Lighting Menorah Near Parliament Nativity Scene

Belgian Orthodox Jewish Lawmaker Takes Heat For Lighting Menorah Near Parliament Nativity Scene

  LONDON (JTA) – A video by the only Orthodox Jewish lawmaker in the Belgium Federal Parliament lighting candles there on Hanukkah near a nativity… Read More ›

Photos show rockets used against the US were also shipped to Hezbollah

Photos show rockets used against the US were also shipped to Hezbollah

Rockets used against US forces in Iraq were same type Israel found in 2009 being shipped to Hezbollah   In 2009 Israel intercepted a shipment… Read More ›

IDF preparing for confrontation with Iran – Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi

IDF preparing for confrontation with Iran – Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi

Lt.-Gen. Kochavi acknowledges in public for the first time that Israel has struck Iranian targets in Iraq.   The IDF is preparing for a limited… Read More ›

4 dead, 20 injured after bus accident near Ben-Gurion Airport

4 dead, 20 injured after bus accident near Ben-Gurion Airport

The incident happened on Highway 40 in central Israel.   Four people have been killed after a bus overturned in a road accident on Sunday… Read More ›

Andrew Yang, Pete Buttigieg, and Amy Klobuchar won Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate

Andrew Yang, Pete Buttigieg, and Amy Klobuchar won Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate

  Seven of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Los Angeles on Thursday night for the sixth round of presidential debates. South… Read More ›

MK, fighter and firebrand Geula Cohen dies at 93

MK, fighter and firebrand Geula Cohen dies at 93

She battled the British in pre-state Palestine, escaped jail in 1947 to continue the fight and entered the Knesset in 1979 as strong opponent to… Read More ›

As violence spreads, Lebanese caretaker PM rules out staying in post

As violence spreads, Lebanese caretaker PM rules out staying in post

Saad Hariri says he is dropping his candidacy because of obstacles ‘to forming a government of specialists,’ which is opposed by Hezbollah and its allies… Read More ›

IDF: 57,277 veterans recognized as disabled, 5,000 suffer from PTSD

IDF: 57,277 veterans recognized as disabled, 5,000 suffer from PTSD

Defense Ministry publishes data to mark 5th annual Day of Appreciation for wounded veterans.   There are 57,277 disabled IDF veterans recognized by the Defense… Read More ›

New Jersey AG: Kosher market terror attack fueled by hatred of Jews

New Jersey AG: Kosher market terror attack fueled by hatred of Jews

Gurbir Grewal says case being investigated as domestic terror, killers had five guns when they burst into JC Kosher Supermarket in attack that left three… Read More ›