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Report: IAF Attacks Hezbollah-Bound Weapons Shipment on Syria-Lebanon Border

Report: IAF Attacks Hezbollah-Bound Weapons Shipment on Syria-Lebanon Border

The Hezbollah flag. Photo: Wikipedia. The Israel Air Force (IAF) overnight Wednesday allegedly attacked a weapons shipment to Lebanese-based militant group Hezbollah, north of Damascus on the Syria-Lebanon…

Holocaust Survivors Among Israeli Consumers No Longer to Have Power Cut Off Due to Arrears in Electricity Bill Payments

Holocaust Survivors Among Israeli Consumers No Longer to Have Power Cut Off Due to Arrears in Electricity Bill Payments

Israeli Holocaust survivors are among those whose electricity will not be cut off for lack of payment. Photo: Wikipedia. The Israel Electric Authority announced on Monday that Holocaust…

Netanyahu Meets Members of Singapore’s Jewish Community During Visit to Southeastern Asian Island Synagogue

Netanyahu Meets Members of Singapore’s Jewish Community During Visit to Southeastern Asian Island Synagogue

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu enters the Maghain Aboth Synagogue in Singapore on Monday. Photo: Screenshot. During his visit to Singapore on Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu…

Netanyahu Rejects Report He Nixed Peace Plan During Secret Meeting in Jordan Last Year

Netanyahu Rejects Report He Nixed Peace Plan During Secret Meeting in Jordan Last Year

Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (left) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu participated in a secret…

ISIS Proxy in Sinai Fires 2 Rockets at Southern Israel

ISIS Proxy in Sinai Fires 2 Rockets at Southern Israel

An ISIS rocket previously fired at Israel. Photo: Twitter. JNS.org – Two rockets fired from Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula hit southern Israel Monday morning. The projectiles exploded in open…

Avner Netanyahu, Son of Israeli Prime Minister, Makes Social Media Appeal for Dog-Walker for Family’s Alaskan Malamute During Parents’ State Visit to Singapore and Australia

Avner Netanyahu, Son of Israeli Prime Minister, Makes Social Media Appeal for Dog-Walker for Family’s Alaskan Malamute During Parents’ State Visit to Singapore and Australia

The Netanyahu family dog, Kaia. Photo: Instagram. The younger of the Israeli prime minister’s two sons, announced on social media that he was seeking a sitter for the…

Conference of Presidents Begins 43rd Leadership Mission to Israel; President Rivlin Opens Event

Conference of Presidents Begins 43rd Leadership Mission to Israel; President Rivlin Opens Event

Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin, and former President of Bulgaria among speakers at the opening of the U.S. Conference of Presidents’ 43rd Leadership Mission to Israel; Prime Minister Netanyahu…

Two States for Two Nations on Two Sides of the Jordan River

Two States for Two Nations on Two Sides of the Jordan River

T. Belman. This is an extract from article written by Aryeh Eldad in 2004. I have been promoting a similar plan as set out in my article, “The…

Jewish News

Advocacy Groups in UK Gear Up ‘Proactively’ to Counter Upcoming ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’ Events Across British Campuses

Advocacy Groups in UK Gear Up ‘Proactively’ to Counter Upcoming ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’ Events Across British Campuses

‘Israeli Apartheid Week,’ which takes place on campuses across the world. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. A…

ORTHODOX UNION WELCOMES PRESIDENT TRUMP’S CONDEMNATION OF ANTI-SEMITISM

ORTHODOX UNION WELCOMES PRESIDENT TRUMP’S CONDEMNATION OF ANTI-SEMITISM

ORTHODOX UNION WELCOMES PRESIDENT TRUMP’S CONDEMNATION OF ANTI-SEMITISM Today, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations…

An Open Letter to Rabbi Rick Jacobs and Reform Leaders Who Oppose the Appointment of Mr. David Friedman

An Open Letter to Rabbi Rick Jacobs and Reform Leaders Who Oppose the Appointment of Mr. David Friedman

Dear Rabbi Jacobs,   As a Reform Rabbi and her husband, we read with interest…

West Hempstead Community #Giveback Sunday

West Hempstead Community #Giveback Sunday

West Hempstead Gives Back-Again! By Ann D. Koffsky   For the second year in a…

‘No Coincidence’ Cartoon Mocking Judaism Published on Day One of ‘Palestine Awareness Week’

‘No Coincidence’ Cartoon Mocking Judaism Published on Day One of ‘Palestine Awareness Week’

The cartoon published in UCLA’s The Daily Bruin. Photo: Twitter. Jewish leaders at a California…

Helping Parents And Children Navigate A Brighter Future: Frum Divorce’s Mission Of Hope

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Divorce can be the most traumatic life-altering experiences, leaving families bereft…

“Through the Darkness” offers powerful testimonials of survival in the Holocaust.

“Through the Darkness” offers powerful testimonials of survival in the Holocaust.

WHERE AND WHEN: March 9 to April 1, 2017 The Workshop Theater, 312 West 36th…


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A Grave Matter In Vilna

A Grave Matter In Vilna

By Larry Gordon A friend of an acquaintance was in Mumbai, India, a few years ago, shortly after the tragic murders of Chabad emissaries Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg,…

Letters To The Editor

Letters To The Editor

Not So Open And Shut Dear Editor, As a Modern Orthodox Jew, I can only recoil in horror and shame from Rabbi Dov Fischer’s article “Open and Shut”…

Music Men

Music Men

By Larry Gordon In every collection of musicians who constitute what we commonly refer to as a group, there is one guy who is the glue. In this…

American Royalty

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The election of President Trump, who has a shomer Shabbos daughter and son-in-law, has sparked new interest in the blessing that one…

The Crime Rate In Sweden

By Yochanan Gordon Illegal immigration was a strong point of President Trump’s election campaign, and it seems thus far to be among the most contentious positions in his…

Senator Menendez  Was Unjustly Accused

Senator Menendez Was Unjustly Accused

By Ben Chouake, MD A recent column by Caroline Glick (see “Senator Menendez and the Pollard Effect” on page 64 of this week’s 5TJT) levied erroneous accusations of…

Out To Lunch

By Mordechai Schmutter We live in a society that is obsessed with eating. And that extends to criminals, too. You’d think criminals would be obsessed with money, but…

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