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After Afghanistan, US trying to mend trust gap with NATO

After Afghanistan, US trying to mend trust gap with NATO

The United States and its NATO partners are conducting a review of lessons learned from their two-decade operation in Afghanistan   There is much soul-searching… Read More ›

Israel has no justifiable reason to raise consumer prices

Israel has no justifiable reason to raise consumer prices

Opinion: The long-awaited state budget was much needed, but it will likely follow by a dream-crushing economic reality; Israel must acknowledge that new taxes and… Read More ›

Israel approves COVID shots for kids; experts predict uphill acceptance struggle

Israel approves COVID shots for kids; experts predict uphill acceptance struggle

Campaign to inoculate children aged 5-11 will be ‘very challenging,’ assesses health researcher; epidemiologist warns of take-up gaps between rich and poor   Israel on… Read More ›

Feds: 2 Members Of Lev Tahor Sect Convicted

Feds: 2 Members Of Lev Tahor Sect Convicted

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Two leaders of an extremist Jewish sect were convicted Wednesday of kidnapping and child sexual exploitation crimes, prosecutors said. In… Read More ›

A second witness testifies Gregory McMichael didn’t know whether Arbery had committed a crime prior to pursuit

A second witness testifies Gregory McMichael didn’t know whether Arbery had committed a crime prior to pursuit

Brunswick, Georgia – A second witness in the trial of three White men charged in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery testified Wednesday that defendant Gregory… Read More ›

Iran and Israel could have a good relationship – opinion

Iran and Israel could have a good relationship – opinion

The strong and rich relationship between Iran and Israel goes back to ancient times, to the era of King Cyrus.   Iran and Israel can… Read More ›

President Herzog, the future of the Western Wall is in your hands

President Herzog, the future of the Western Wall is in your hands

Opinion: Herzog knows better than anyone just how important freedom of prayer is and his decision to ask MKs not to attend progressive services undermines… Read More ›

Iron Dome shoots down Hamas drone flown out to sea

Iron Dome shoots down Hamas drone flown out to sea

Interception appears to mark second time air defense system has been used to shoot down enemy unmanned aerial vehicles   The Iron Dome missile defense… Read More ›

Texas Chabad Rabbi Releases Statement On Lebanese Man Who Faked Identity To Marry Jewish Girl

Texas Chabad Rabbi Releases Statement On Lebanese Man Who Faked Identity To Marry Jewish Girl

TEXAS (VINnews) — As previously reported by VINnews, a Lebanese man deceived a Jewish girl from Brooklyn and married her, after spending time with the Chabad… Read More ›

What the end of the Covid-19 pandemic could look like

What the end of the Covid-19 pandemic could look like

Covid-19 is here to stay. It’s highly unlikely that the United States, let alone the world, will be able to completely eliminate the coronavirus that… Read More ›

Mossad thwarts Iranian attacks on Israelis in Africa – report

Mossad thwarts Iranian attacks on Israelis in Africa – report

Iran has been seeking to harm Israel or Israelis at sea, using cyberattacks and overseas attacks.   The Mossad has thwarted multiple attacks by Iran… Read More ›

Pfizer, Merck’s COVID-19 drugs are true game changers

Pfizer, Merck’s COVID-19 drugs are true game changers

Opinion: Notwithstanding the seemingly amazing results both companies boast, their new anti-viral drugs should not be viewed as the ultimate treatment, but rather an additional… Read More ›

Analysis: In Las Vegas, Jewish Republican confab weighs one more roll of the dice on Trump

Analysis: In Las Vegas, Jewish Republican confab weighs one more roll of the dice on Trump

Speakers point to victorious Virginia race where GOP candidate kept ex-president at arm’s length, but also note support for Trump’s Israel policies make him difficult… Read More ›

A Mother’s Prayer From the Chazon Ish

A Mother’s Prayer From the Chazon Ish

The Chazon Ish, Rabbi Avraham Yeshaya Karelitz zt”l (1878 – 1953) was not just one of the Gedolei HaDor and the leading recognized Posaik HaDor… Read More ›

2 high school students, an engineering student and a man who was trying to save his fiancée are among the Astroworld Festival victims

2 high school students, an engineering student and a man who was trying to save his fiancée are among the Astroworld Festival victims

Two high school students, a mechanical engineering technology student from Illinois and a man who was trying to save his fiancée are among the eight… Read More ›

Bennett: There’s no room in Jerusalem for a US consulate for Palestinians

Bennett: There’s no room in Jerusalem for a US consulate for Palestinians

The Biden administration has promised the PA it will reopen the consulate-general but has to make good on that pledge.   Israel has told the… Read More ›

Even smallest deeds done by millions can aid in climate crisis

Even smallest deeds done by millions can aid in climate crisis

Opinion: As the climate conference in Glasgow concludes its first week, it’s clear the danger to the planet is imminent, but each of us can… Read More ›

Iraq PM urges ‘calm and restraint’ after failed assassination attempt

Iraq PM urges ‘calm and restraint’ after failed assassination attempt

‘I’m doing fine,’ says premier after armed drone attack on his residence in the Green Zone; US condemns ‘apparent act of terrorism’   BAGHDAD, Iraq… Read More ›

Biden: Families Of Separated Children Deserve Compensation

Biden: Families Of Separated Children Deserve Compensation

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Saturday that the families of children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border during the Trump… Read More ›

Police searching for missing swimmer after a shark attack in Western Australia

Police searching for missing swimmer after a shark attack in Western Australia

  Fremantle, Australia – A man is missing after a reported shark attack at a beach in North Fremantle, Western Australia according to police and… Read More ›