YERUSHALAYIM - Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 9:28 pm | ב' אב תשע"טPalestinian rioters burn tires during a protest on the Gaza-Israel border. (Abed Rahim Khatib/ Flash90)Israeli forces over the weekend arrested a Gaza Arab who had infiltrated Israel by crossing the Gaza border fence. The Arab was not armed,...
MOSCOW (AP) - Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 9:37 pm | ב' אב תשע"טPolice block a street during an unsanctioned rally in the center of Moscow, Russia, Aug. 3. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)Police cracked down hard on an unsanctioned demonstration in Moscow for a second weekend in a row, detaining...
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 9:30 pm | ב' אב תשע"טA forensic tent covering the bench where Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found, in Salisbury, Britain, in March 2018. (Reuters/Peter Nicholls, File)President Donald Trump has imposed another round of sanctions on Russia over the...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 9:26 pm | ב' אב תשע"טRep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)President Donald Trump’s pick for national intelligence director, Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe, withdrew from consideration Friday after just five days as he faced growing questions about his experience and...
Survivors have paid homage at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp to an often forgotten genocide, that of the Roma people, on a key 75th anniversary. In addition to the six million Jews killed in camps such as Auschwitz, the Nazis killed other minorities during the Second World War, including between 250,000...
(August 2, 2019 / JNS) Nefesh B’Nefesh, in cooperation with the Ministry of Aliyah and Integration, the Jewish Agency for Israel, KKL-JNF and Jewish National Fund-USA, welcomed 95 new immigrants (olim) to Israel on Wednesday. Those on the group aliyah flight were comprised of 35 families and singles ranging...
(August 2, 2019 / JNS) A federal judge is scheduled on Tuesday to sentence a man who stole millions in a Ponzi scheme from South Florida’s Jewish community. Shayeh Dov, 49, pleaded guilty to wire fraud earlier this year. He faces a maximum of 20 years behind bars and...
(JTA) — It’s official: Gal Gadot will portray Jewish actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr in a Showtime limited series. The cable network made the announcement on Friday. Gadot had been rumored as the leading candidate for the role for about a year. The Israeli actress and her husband, Yaron Varsano, will...
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel’s upcoming elections in September — just five months after the last ones in April — are essentially a do-over. In the April election, the right wing won a majority. But because Israel has a parliamentary system, a bunch of...
(August 2, 2019 / JNS) Hostility towards Israel and its supporters across college campuses throughout the United States and beyond—well-documented for years—has been the focus of pro-Israel groups. Now the anti-Israel movement may be officially trickling down into the high school system of the largest state in America. A...

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