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FROM THE EDITOR: RESTRAIN SETTLEMENTS

  By Larry Gordon -   That is the problem in a nutshell. One of the things Israel needs to promise the always deceptive Palestinian Authority on the…

GILO? YOU’VE PICKED THE WRONG FIGHT, MR. KERRY

GILO? YOU’VE PICKED THE WRONG FIGHT, MR. KERRY

By Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn - (Moshe Phillips is president of the Religious Zionists of America, Philadelphia Chapter; Benyamin Korn, the former executive editor of the Philadelphia…

Bnos Malka To Honor R’ Michael Weichselbaum

Bnos Malka To Honor R’ Michael Weichselbaum

Bnos Malka Academy will be celebrating its 18th Annual Dinner on May 20, at the White Shul in Far Rockaway. The Guest of Honor for this milestone year…

Osem USA Launches $2,500 Grand Prize Sweepstakes Through Social Media

Osem USA, America’s leading brand of Israeli-made products, has launched a series of social media promotions and contests for the Passover holiday season, including a grand prize sweepstakes…

LCM Annual Alumni Shabbaton

LCM Annual Alumni Shabbaton

More than 100 former students braved the snow and returned to their alma mater for the fifth annual Lander College for Men (LCM) Alumni Shabbaton: Scattered Across the…

JEM Trip Inspires Students And Businessmen

JEM Trip Inspires Students And Businessmen

This past week, ten businessmen from the New York area put aside their work and personal lives to come and give Chizuk to the staff and students at…

6-Year-Old Aleh Runner Wins Medal At 5-K Race

6-Year-Old Aleh Runner Wins Medal At 5-K Race

On Sunday, April 6, hundreds of participants gathered at the historic Prospect Park in Brooklyn, for a 5K Walk/Run Race for the purpose of raising awareness and funds…

Jewish News

Fox News Host: U.S. Should Send Gun and Ammo to Every Jew in Ukraine

Fox News Host: U.S. Should Send Gun and Ammo to Every Jew in Ukraine

Fox News host Todd Starnes on Thursday advocated for the United States to supply Ukrainian…

Kerry: Fliers calling on Ukrainian Jews to register are grotesque

Kerry: Fliers calling on Ukrainian Jews to register are grotesque

(JTA) — U.S. Secretary Of State John Kerry condemned as “grotesque” fliers that called on…

Hezbollah terror plot against Israeli tourists in Bangkok foiled

Hezbollah terror plot against Israeli tourists in Bangkok foiled

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The investigation into two alleged Hezbollah terrorists arrested in Thailand recently…

Rouhani: Iran seeks dialogue, not war

Rouhani: Iran seeks dialogue, not war

(JTA) — Striking a moderate tone toward the West, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said at…

New Rav of W Shul in Lawrence Lectures on Meaning of Shmirah

New Rav of W Shul in Lawrence Lectures on Meaning of Shmirah

On the first day of Chol HaMoed, the Five Towns/Far Rockaway community was privileged to…

Interfaith memorial at JCC remembers K.C. victims

NEW YORK (JTA) — Hundreds gathered at a suburban Kansas City JCC for an interfaith…

Nazi Memorabilia Sale Canceled by France Auction House

Nazi Memorabilia Sale Canceled by France Auction House

BBC – The memorabilia included Goering’s passport and a wooden chest marked with swastikas, which…

Putin in Passover greeting: Russian Jews make huge contribution

(JTA) — Russian Jews are making an enormous contribution to strengthening Russian society’s cohesion, President…


Israeli News

Hardline rabbi named Shas spiritual leader

(JTA) — Shalom Cohen, a hardline rabbi known for his overt hostility toward modern-Orthodox and secular Israeli Jews, was appointed spiritual leader of the Orthodox, Sephardi Shas Party.…

Israeli mosque entrance torched in suspected price tag attack

(JTA) — Israeli police are investigating the torching of the entrance to a mosque in northern Israel and the spraying of anti-Arab slogans on its walls. A security…

11 Israeli backpackers injured in Argentina after minibus overturns

11 Israeli backpackers injured in Argentina after minibus overturns

(JNS.org) Eleven Israeli backpackers were injured in Argentina on Thursday when the minibus they were traveling in overturned. According to local media reports, one backpacker sustained serious injuries…

U.S., Israel teaming to push Israel into visa waiver program

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The United States and Israel are creating a working group to help Israel advance toward joining the visa waiver program. “This is a goal of…

Riots, violent clashes rage in Hebron and elsewhere on Palestinian ‘Prisoners Day’

Riots, violent clashes rage in Hebron and elsewhere on Palestinian ‘Prisoners Day’

(JNS.org) Riots and violent clashes flared up on Thursday after Palestinian protesters attacked Israeli soldiers and border police officers in Hebron. Outside the Cave of the Patriarchs in…

Israeli security agency arrests Arab journalist for ties to Hezbollah

Israeli security agency arrests Arab journalist for ties to Hezbollah

(JNS.org) Israel’s Shin Bet security agency said that it has arrested an Israeli-Arab journalist over his alleged ties to the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah. Majd Kayyal, a 23-year-old…

Suspected terror attack near Hebron kills father, injures wife and two kids

Suspected terror attack near Hebron kills father, injures wife and two kids

(JNS.org) A suspected terror attack occurred near a checkpoint in Hebron, as a gunman opened fire on a family as they were driving for Passover celebrations. A 40-year-old…

Can bunker busters solve Israel’s Iran dilemma?

Can bunker busters solve Israel’s Iran dilemma?

By Dmitriy Shapiro/JNS.org/Washington Jewish Week Alarmed by what they believe to be diplomatic failures by the Obama administration in nuclear negotiations with Iran, leading scholars of a Washington,…