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Woman arrested for online anti-Semitic videos in Spain

Woman arrested for online anti-Semitic videos in Spain

Foreign national, 28, posted clips calling on viewers to ‘catch and kill all the Jews’ that garnered thousands of hits Amid fears of resurgent anti-Semitism… Read More ›

Jews “prepare their matzah… with the blood of children” – Preacher at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Jews “prepare their matzah… with the blood of children” – Preacher at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Belgian cop says he’d ‘kill each and every Jew’

Belgian cop says he’d ‘kill each and every Jew’

A junior police officer in Belgium is facing dismissal after saying he would kill “each and every Jew” during a debate on Facebook this past… Read More ›

Muslim TV host makes questionable comment on air about a Jewish Business

Muslim TV host makes questionable comment on air about a Jewish Business

The Jewish owner of a gym that teaches counter-terrorism style firearm training to regular people has demanded The Project host Waleed Aly apologise for a… Read More ›

Head of the UN Ban Ki-moon likely to oppose placing Israel on rights abuse list

Head of the UN Ban Ki-moon likely to oppose placing Israel on rights abuse list

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon indicated that the international body would not include Israel in its list of entities committing “grave violations against children,” officials at… Read More ›

Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance

Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance

Yom HaAtzma’ut: Personal Reflections on Diaspora Observance By Dr. Erica Brown As Israel prepares for, arguably, two of the most powerful days of the year… Read More ›

Israel signed out at UN for women’s right violations

Israel signed out at UN for women’s right violations

The UN Commission on the Status of Women approved a resolution blaming Israel for “the grave situation of Palestinian women.” Israel’s UN Ambassador Ron Prosor… Read More ›

Netanyahu visits Western Wall for a prayer of thanks after winning reelection

Netanyahu visits Western Wall for a prayer of thanks after winning reelection

In his first public appearance since winning reelection, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Wednesday the Western Wall for a prayer of thanks, saying he was… Read More ›

Finally women gain power in Israeli politics

Finally women gain power in Israeli politics

For decades, the identikit for a top Israeli politician has been a tough-talking man with a decorated military past who’s big on security. The exceptions… Read More ›

Chinese tourists will come to Israel

Chinese tourists will come to Israel

In anticipation of additional direct flight route between Beijing and Tel Aviv set to launch this fall, Israel’s ambassador to China, Matan Vilnai, vowed to… Read More ›

Despite tensions between Israel and Iran, Jews live in peace

Despite tensions between Israel and Iran, Jews live in peace

Despite the increasing tension between Iran and Israel, many may be surprised to find out there is a rather large Jewish community in the Iranian… Read More ›

Two Israeli entrepreneurs bring home a prestigious award

Two Israeli entrepreneurs bring home a prestigious award

The big winners of the  Mobile Premier Awards (MPA) at the Mobile World Congress this year went to two Israelis who took first prize in… Read More ›

Israeli intelligence officer visits the United States

Israeli intelligence officer visits the United States

Israel’s top intelligence officer will visit the United States this week, sources with knowledge of the itinerary said; a sign that security cooperation continues despite… Read More ›

Arab states look to Israel as their best hope for confronting threats from Iran

Arab states look to Israel as their best hope for confronting threats from Iran

Major Arab states like Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia have lost confidence in the White House, and now look to Israel as their best hope… Read More ›

Benjamin Netanyahu makes a surprise campaign tour in Jerusalem

Benjamin Netanyahu makes a surprise campaign tour in Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a surprise campaign tour at Machne Yehuda Market in Jerusalem, for the first time in 6 years. The visit… Read More ›

Food prices in Israel dropped

Food prices in Israel dropped

The cost of food in Israel is falling, and has been for several months, data from the OECD confirmed. According to the data, food prices… Read More ›

Celebration of Purim in Jerusalem

Celebration of Purim in Jerusalem

Thousands of Jerusalemites took to the streets of the downtown neighborhood of Nahlaot for a festive Purim party on Friday. Sporting creative costumes that feature… Read More ›

A motorist attack in Jerusalem caused injuries

A motorist attack in Jerusalem caused injuries

A motorist rammed his vehicle into a group of people standing near a Jerusalem tram stop, injuring at least five, including four security officials, Israeli… Read More ›

Children already hospitalized for reckless holiday-related accidents

Children already hospitalized for reckless holiday-related accidents

A week before Purim, two children have been involved in serious accidents involving holiday-related toys that, without skillful medical attention, could have killed or seriously… Read More ›

The number of new homes under construction rose by 40 %

The number of new homes under construction rose by 40 %

The number of new homes under construction in Jewish settlements in the West Bank rose last year by 40 percent, the Peace Now anti-settlements watchdog… Read More ›