Articles by: JewishNews-Ilan

Jerry Seinfeld calls visit to Israel after October 7 ‘The most powerful experience of my life’

Jerry Seinfeld calls visit to Israel after October 7 ‘The most powerful experience of my life’

The Jewish-American comedian was interviewed for journalist Bari Weiss’ Honestly podcast, and broke down when asked about his visit to Israel after the massacre; He… Read More ›

Helicopter carrying Iran’s president suffers a ‘hard landing,’ state TV says, and rescue is underway

Helicopter carrying Iran’s president suffers a ‘hard landing,’ state TV says, and rescue is underway

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi suffered a “hard landing” on Sunday, Iranian state media reported, without elaborating.… Read More ›

Biden accused of helping Hamas as Israel bristles over threatened weapons freeze

Biden accused of helping Hamas as Israel bristles over threatened weapons freeze

Foreign minister says fight against terror group won’t halt, envoy to UN warns president could suffer at polls in November; US Jewish groups, GOP, some… Read More ›

Israel shifts position on hostage deal, agrees to release of fewer than 40 captives

Israel shifts position on hostage deal, agrees to release of fewer than 40 captives

War Cabinet ministers meet and give green light to negotiation team to discuss further terms with Egyptian delegation set to arrive in Israel for the… Read More ›

IAEA chief worried Israel could strike Iran nuclear facilities

IAEA chief worried Israel could strike Iran nuclear facilities

IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi said Iran closed its nuclear facilities on Sunday over “security considerations” and that while they reopened on Monday. The United… Read More ›

Gan Yavne Terror Stabbing Victim Succumbs To His Injuries

Gan Yavne Terror Stabbing Victim Succumbs To His Injuries

JERUSALEM — BDE: One of the people injured in Sunday night’s terrorist stabbing has died of his injuries. Lidor was described by his family as… Read More ›

Military apprehends senior Hamas operatives at Al Shifa

Military apprehends senior Hamas operatives at Al Shifa

IDF Spokesperson says assault on facility is largest concentration of terrorists captured, identity of some cannot yet be revealed because of the valuable intelligence they… Read More ›

UN finds evidence of rape on Oct. 7 and after; Israel: They tried to downplay issue

UN finds evidence of rape on Oct. 7 and after; Israel: They tried to downplay issue

Sex crimes official also says there’s ‘clear evidence’ hostages faced and continue to face sexual assault in Gaza, says Oct. 7 victims suffered ‘torture and… Read More ›

IDF destroys Yasser Arafat’s Gaza City home

IDF destroys Yasser Arafat’s Gaza City home

See photos of the house in ruins: Former PLO chairman died in 2004, and his house has been used as a museum since then The… Read More ›

WATCH: Rescued Hostages Bentch Gomel as Yeshiva Students Listen and Celebrate

WATCH: Rescued Hostages Bentch Gomel as Yeshiva Students Listen and Celebrate

NEW YORK – In this emotional video, Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz of Yeshiva University was on a video call with Rabbi Shay Schachter, who was at… Read More ›

Hamas says truce proposal ‘still being studied’ as Israeli war cabinet meets on deal

Hamas says truce proposal ‘still being studied’ as Israeli war cabinet meets on deal

Qatar ‘optimistic’ after receiving ‘initial positive confirmation’ from terror group on hostage agreement, but source close to Hamas says Qatari statement was ‘rushed and not… Read More ›

Hostage release talks with Hamas will take much longer, source says

Hostage release talks with Hamas will take much longer, source says

Despite reports Israel, Hamas agree in principle on framework for deal that would include a month-long truce, Israeli political source tells Ynet ‘no progress in… Read More ›

Telegram group with 3000 UNRWA teachers praises October 7 attacks – UN Watch

Telegram group with 3000 UNRWA teachers praises October 7 attacks – UN Watch

One UNRWA teacher, Abdallah Mehjez, urged Gazan civilians not to heed warnings to move out of harm’s way and instead to serve as human shields.… Read More ›

Analysis: As 2023 draws to a close, Putin wants the world to think he is winning

Analysis: As 2023 draws to a close, Putin wants the world to think he is winning

As 2023 draws to a close, Russian President Vladimir Putin is all about a vibe: projecting confidence as he sails to inevitable re-election in March.… Read More ›

The Remarkable Story Of Righteous Gentile Uriah Bayer, Killed In Action In Gaza

The Remarkable Story Of Righteous Gentile Uriah Bayer, Killed In Action In Gaza

JERUSALEM — BDE: As has unfortunately occurred almost daily during the war with Hamas, the IDF announced Sunday that three soldiers had fallen in the… Read More ›

UN chief rings alarm bell on global security threat from Gaza war

UN chief rings alarm bell on global security threat from Gaza war

In rare move Guterres evokes section 99 of UN charter to hold a Security Council session calling for a cease-fire in Gaza; Erdan says Sec.… Read More ›

Elderly Israeli hostage rushed to hospital upon release, in serious condition

Elderly Israeli hostage rushed to hospital upon release, in serious condition

The 84-year-old was rushed to the Beersheba hospital via helicopter immediately upon her reentry into Israel on Sunday night. Released hostage Elma Avraham, 84 years… Read More ›

Analysis: 3 key sources of tension between the US and China

Analysis: 3 key sources of tension between the US and China

Hong Kong — Leaders of the world’s top two economies will have plenty to discuss when they meet on Wednesday for the first time in a year. US… Read More ›

The US has ulterior motives for deploying its forces in the region – opinion

The US has ulterior motives for deploying its forces in the region – opinion

At the end of the day, as has been the case for 75 years and will be the case for all time, Israel relies only… Read More ›

No Fuel? Hamas Screens Footage Of Battles With IDF Outside Shifa Hospital

No Fuel? Hamas Screens Footage Of Battles With IDF Outside Shifa Hospital

JERUSALEM — Hamas has long claimed that for humanitarian purposes it requires fuel and that there is currently not enough fuel for these needs in… Read More ›