Articles by: JewishNews-Rami

Between words and ancient stones: A loving yet realistic look at Jerusalem

Between words and ancient stones: A loving yet realistic look at Jerusalem

Op-ed: Fifty years after its liberation, Jerusalem needs people who will live in it, rather than politicians who adorn themselves with the capital through dresses… Read More ›

Jared Kushner said to be a focus in Russia investigation

Jared Kushner said to be a focus in Russia investigation

US president’s son-in-law and senior adviser reportedly named as top official under scrutiny in FBI probe, though not necessarily a suspect   Donald Trump’s son-in-law… Read More ›

Suspicion: A young woman missing from the Bedouin Diaspora—kidnapped and murdered

Suspicion: A young woman missing from the Bedouin Diaspora—kidnapped and murdered

Police arrest five suspects, including the brother of 19-year-old Hanan al-Bakhiri, who has been missing for 20 days, on suspicion of kidnapping and murdering her;… Read More ›

Report: Lebanon Allegedly Detains Iraqi Citizen Accused of Gathering Intel for Israel

Report: Lebanon Allegedly Detains Iraqi Citizen Accused of Gathering Intel for Israel

An Iraqi citizen was recently arrested in Lebanon on suspicion of spying on the Lebanese military and forming an espionage ring at Israel’s behest, Lebanese… Read More ›

Israelis send medicine and other medical aid to Syrian children

Israelis send medicine and other medical aid to Syrian children

The group Just Beyond Our Border raised over NIS 2 million in crowd funding campaigns to buy medical supplies for children suffering in Syria’s civil… Read More ›

Almost 40 years of Likud rule: What else has to happen?

Almost 40 years of Likud rule: What else has to happen?

Op-ed: All Likud leaders—in fact, all prime ministers apart from Benjamin Netanyahu—were guided by two principles: that the state is more important than me and… Read More ›

In New York, Russian-speaking Jews say ‘da’ to Limmud FSU

In New York, Russian-speaking Jews say ‘da’ to Limmud FSU

Feeling marginalized from ‘mainstream’ American Jewry, people from the former Soviet Union gather for a conference that speaks to them   One of the guitarists… Read More ›

Why a ‘nationality law’ is unnecessary

Why a ‘nationality law’ is unnecessary

Op-ed: There is a broad agreement among Zionist parties about Israel’s definition as a Jewish state; when controversial clauses are added, strife becomes inevitable. Israel… Read More ›

‘Abbas has Decided to Sign Peace Deal with Israel’

‘Abbas has Decided to Sign Peace Deal with Israel’

Trump planning to launch new round of talks during his upcoming visit.   Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has crossed the Rubicon and voiced “unprecedented”… Read More ›

Top US General to Arrive in Israel

Top US General to Arrive in Israel

Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen.Joseph Dunford said to be in country to discuss Russia’s presence in Syria and ISIS activities in Egypt.  … Read More ›

ANALYSIS: In Trump Abbas-meet, hope springs eternal as peace prospects run dry

ANALYSIS: In Trump Abbas-meet, hope springs eternal as peace prospects run dry

Leaders’ outpouring of enthusiasm that a deal can be reached does little to cover up the fact that one offered nothing new and the other… Read More ›

New York – Tesla Is Most Painful Stock For Short Sellers In 2017

New York – Tesla Is Most Painful Stock For Short Sellers In 2017

  New York – Traders short selling Tesla’s soaring stock have lost $3.7 billion this year, eclipsing the combined losses of traders shorting Apple, Amazon.com… Read More ›

Just one photo with her father who died in Yom Kippur War

Just one photo with her father who died in Yom Kippur War

Poli Kovdala-Zeidfunden wonders whether it would have been better to know her father before his life was snatched from her when she was just a… Read More ›

English-language Memorial Day ceremony helps a community mourn

English-language Memorial Day ceremony helps a community mourn

More than 15,000 people tune in to a livestream of event held by Jerusalem’s Lone Soldier Center, in memory of Michael Levin   When I… Read More ›

Seattle, WA – Not Sure What To Wear? Amazon.com Can Help

Seattle, WA – Not Sure What To Wear? Amazon.com Can Help

  Seattle, WA – Amazon.com Inc wants to help you choose what to wear. The technology and retailing behemoth on Wednesday unveiled a voice-controlled camera,… Read More ›

Ukrainian PM to Visit Israel as Anger Over Anti-Settlement UN Resolution Subsides

Ukrainian PM to Visit Israel as Anger Over Anti-Settlement UN Resolution Subsides

One diplomatic official said that Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman’s rescheduled visit is a clear sign that relations with Ukraine have returned to normal.   Prime… Read More ›

Port-au-prince, Haiti – Haiti To Rebuild National Palace Smashed In 2010 Earthquake

Port-au-prince, Haiti – Haiti To Rebuild National Palace Smashed In 2010 Earthquake

  Port-au-prince, Haiti – A new National Palace will be built over the next several years to resemble the iconic 90-year-old structure smashed during Haiti’s… Read More ›

Israel to phase out customs duties on some consumer goods

Israel to phase out customs duties on some consumer goods

The Finance Minister reveals his financial plan: taxes on the import of baby clothes, shoes, and cellular devices will be abolished. Due to the ongoing… Read More ›

Islamic State claims attack on Egypt police checkpoint

Islamic State claims attack on Egypt police checkpoint

Gunmen kill policeman, wound 4 others outside St. Catherine’s Monastery in southern Sinai   CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State extremist group has claimed responsibility… Read More ›

New York – Source: Death Of NY Judge Seen As Suicide

New York – Source: Death Of NY Judge Seen As Suicide

  New York –  Police detectives retracing the final hours of a pioneering judge who turned up dead in the Hudson River in Manhattan have… Read More ›