Articles by: JewishNews-Ilan

Does the path to a peace agreement run through Gaza?

Does the path to a peace agreement run through Gaza?

Some western diplomats argue that if a full-scale Israeli-Palestinian peace is to be achieved, Hamas, entrenched in Gaza, cannot be ignored.   A YEAR after… Read More ›

Two rockets fall near Israel-Gaza border fence

Two rockets fall near Israel-Gaza border fence

No warning sirens were triggered.   Two rockets launched from the Gaza strip exploded near the Israel border fence on Saturday night. Warning sirens were… Read More ›

The expulsion of Baghdad’s Jews and the unraveling of the Middle East

The expulsion of Baghdad’s Jews and the unraveling of the Middle East

Some 60 years later, in Baghdad the Jews are a ghostly memory.   A FEW hours in the Shorja open market in Baghdad can teach… Read More ›

Israeli court rejects child’s plea to end chemo

Israeli court rejects child’s plea to end chemo

16-year-old boy from a religious family fled his treatments at the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, and was forced back against his parents’ wishes following… Read More ›

Teaming up with Arab states for Israel’s security

Teaming up with Arab states for Israel’s security

Op-ed: Combining intelligence abilities and coordinating preventive activity is the only way to restraint Iran, both in terms of nuclear deal violations and its further… Read More ›

Officials: Iran may take own samples at alleged nuclear site

Officials: Iran may take own samples at alleged nuclear site

Tehran insists on conducting its own soil sampling at Parchin military site, while IAEA inspectors would supervise collection and analyze samples; Kerry tells House committee:… Read More ›

Jonathan Pollard on forthcoming release: ‘I’m looking forward to being reunited with my wife’

Jonathan Pollard on forthcoming release: ‘I’m looking forward to being reunited with my wife’

Pollard has been serving a life sentence in a US prison since 1987.   Israeli agent Jonathan Polard will be released from prison after serving… Read More ›

Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds

Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds

This gift doesn’t differentiate between religion, race or nationality, says Kahlon   Soon enough, turning 18 wil not only be a time to celebrate, legally… Read More ›

Netanyahu, Abbas may address the EU in bid to reinvigorate peace process

Netanyahu, Abbas may address the EU in bid to reinvigorate peace process

Palestinian leadership to convene over secret meetings with Israelis.   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas could address European heads of… Read More ›

Florida teens missing at sea after fishing trip

Florida teens missing at sea after fishing trip

Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos have been boating for so long that they’re just as comfortable at sea as they are on land. That’s the… Read More ›

Hillary Clinton pushes renewable energy with focus on solar

Hillary Clinton pushes renewable energy with focus on solar

  Des Moines, Iowa (CNN)Hillary Clinton pledged Sunday that as president she would put the United States on a path toward generating enough renewable energy… Read More ›

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 22

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 22

Atlanta – Two days before she was found face-down in the bathtub at her home outside Atlanta in January, it seemed like Bobbi Kristina Brown’s career… Read More ›

American A-G says won’t interfere with Pollard release

American A-G says won’t interfere with Pollard release

Loretta Lynch rejects reports Israeli spy may be freed as result of Iran deal, says he is eligible for parole by law   US Attorney-General… Read More ›

Khamenei tweets image appearing to show Obama committing suicide

Khamenei tweets image appearing to show Obama committing suicide

Silhouette of president holding gun to his head accompanies quote from supreme leader warning US against military confrontation with Iran   Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah… Read More ›

Huckabee unrepentant on Iran deal Holocaust analogy

Huckabee unrepentant on Iran deal Holocaust analogy

Jewish Democrats blast ‘inexcusable’ statement that Obama is leading Israelis ‘to the door of the oven’; ADL calls comments ‘unacceptable’   Republican presidential hopeful Mark… Read More ›

Israeli Cobras gifted to Jordan for ‘border security’

Israeli Cobras gifted to Jordan for ‘border security’

US source says about 16 decommissioned attack helicopters given to Jordan last year to fend off potential attacks from ISIS. Israel has given retired US-supplied… Read More ›

Study: Diaspora Jews are growing increasingly critical of Israel

Study: Diaspora Jews are growing increasingly critical of Israel

The study, released this week by the Jewish People Policy Institute, an influential think tank based in Jerusalem, comes a year after Israel’s war in… Read More ›

Gunman opens fire at Louisiana theater, kills 3, injures 7

Gunman opens fire at Louisiana theater, kills 3, injures 7

Republican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal traveled to Lafayette, a city of about 120,000 people roughly 55 miles (90 km) southwest of Baton Rouge.   Alone… Read More ›

Analysis: Why are Israeli Arabs joining Islamic State?

Analysis: Why are Israeli Arabs joining Islamic State?

While marginalization, economic causes and so on could be contributing factors, they usually are not decisive.   Three Israeli Arabs are reportedly in Turkey on… Read More ›

Teenager controls HIV infection without drugs for more than 12 years

Teenager controls HIV infection without drugs for more than 12 years

  A French teenager infected at birth with HIV has shown the ability to control levels of the infection in her body — without being… Read More ›