Palestinians press for international peace conference to renew talks with Israel

October 28, 2020 by  

Top Palestinian diplomat Riad Malki on Monday called for an international peace conference as the only way to renew talks with Israel, AP reported. Read more

Soccer leagues in Israel, UAE reach cooperation agreement

October 28, 2020 by  

The soccer leagues of Israel and the United Arab Emirates announced that they reached an agreement on Tuesday about future play. Read more

Bot, troll networks attempting to influence Israeli policy, reveals Strategic Affairs Ministry

October 28, 2020 by  

Israel’s Strategic Affairs Ministry on Tuesday released its periodic report on the manipulation of social-media networks to delegitimize the Jewish state. Read more

In call with Israel and Sudan, Trump announces next normalization agreement

October 25, 2020 by  

Sudan has agreed to normalize ties with Israel and “agreed to make peace,” announced U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday. Read more

Newly developed Jerusalem convention centre to be named after Shimon Peres

October 23, 2020 by  

Jerusalem’s International Convention Centre (Binyenei HaUma) at the entrance to the city will be renamed in memory of the late Israeli statesman Shimon Peres, who died four years ago at the age of 93. His last political position was as the ninth president of the Jewish state, serving from 2007-2014. Read more

IDF says it uncovered new terror tunnel from Gaza Strip into southern Israel

October 21, 2020 by  

The Israel Defense Forces announced on Tuesday that it has uncovered a terror tunnel from the Gaza Strip that ran dozens of meters into southern Israel. Read more

Palestinian official Saeb Erekat evacuated to Israeli hospital due to COVID-19 complications

October 19, 2020 by  

PLO Executive Committee Secretary-General Saeb Erekat, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 9, was evacuated to Jerusalem’s Hadassah Medical Centre-Ein Kerem on Sunday after his condition deteriorated. Read more

Pompeo calls on Saudi Arabia to normalize ties with Israel

October 16, 2020 by  

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to normalize ties with Israel. Read more

Former Chief Rabbi Sacks of United Kingdom and Commonwealth is diagnosed with cancer

October 16, 2020 by  

Jonathan Sacks, the former Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth from 1991 to 2013 has been diagnosed with cancer. Read more

Father of murdered daughter condemns BBC for giving platform to Ahlam Tamimi

October 15, 2020 by  

Arnold Roth, whose 15-year-old daughter, Malki, was among 15 people killed and more than 130 wounded by terrorist Ahlam Tamimi in a 2001 bombing attack at a Sbarro pizzeria in Jerusalem, condemned the BBC for giving a platform to his daughter’s unrepentant murderer. Read more

Al-Qaeda slams UAE, Bahrain for normalisation with Israel; calls for attacks

October 15, 2020 by  

Al-Qaeda’s main media wing, Al-Sahab Media Foundation, released a statement on Tuesday condemning the normalisation deal between Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Read more

Poll: 63% of Israelis think Trump ‘will be better for Israel’

October 15, 2020 by  

Ahead of the Nov. 3 presidential elections, a little more than 63% of Israelis think that U.S. President Donald Trump “will be better for Israel,” according to an i24 News poll released on Monday. Read more

Poll: 83% of Orthodox Jews would vote for Trump

October 15, 2020 by  

If the U.S. elections were held today—three weeks before the Nov. 3 election—83% of Orthodox Jews would vote for U.S. President Donald Trump, according to a poll released on Wednesday. Read more

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem: Islamic law requires Muslims to wage jihad against Israel

October 14, 2020 by  

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Muhammad Hussein said that Islamic law obligates Muslims to “fight against the thieving Jews.” Read more

US rescinds entry ban of Israeli-British journalist

October 11, 2020 by  

The United States has lifted the entry ban it had placed on Jonathan Spyer, announced the Israeli-British journalist on social media. Read more

Jewish poet Louise Glück wins Nobel Prize in Literature

October 11, 2020 by  

American Jewish poet Louise Glück won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal,” said the Nobel Committee on Thursday. Read more

EU to Palestinian Authority: No more fiscal aid until Israeli tax revenues accepted

October 8, 2020 by  

The European Union has told the Palestinian Authority that it will not get any more financial assistance until Ramallah accepts tax revenues collected by Israel, reported Axios on Wednesday, citing unnamed European diplomats and Israeli officials. Read more

US envoy to Israel, rabbis pray at Western Wall for Trump’s recovery

October 6, 2020 by  

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and leading Israeli rabbis prayed at the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Monday for those affected by the coronavirus, including U.S. President Donald Trump. Read more

Qantas plane now Israeli ‘Air Force One’ ready for takeoff within two weeks

October 6, 2020 by  

The first-ever plane for exclusive use by Israel’s prime ministers and presidents on official trips abroad is expected to be ready for takeoff within two weeks, Channel 12 reported on Wednesday night. Read more

Deeming ‘spiritual death’ a bigger threat than COVID, Chassidic rebbes go rogue

October 6, 2020 by  

An amazing video clip was making the rounds of the internet when Yom Kippur ended. Read more

Jewish scientist among three recipients of Nobel Prize for medicine

October 6, 2020 by  

A Jewish scientist was one of three professors jointly awarded on Monday the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Read more

Fox Sports Netherlands apologizes for anti-Semitic chants at live soccer game

October 6, 2020 by  

With most professional sports matches occurring in empty stadiums due to the coronavirus pandemic, many TV stations are using audience soundtracks while broadcasting games. Read more

Israeli minister demands Amazon pull anti-Semitic books

October 2, 2020 by  

Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister Omer Yankelevich has called on Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos to remove books featuring anti-Semitic content from the retail giant’s platform. Read more

Following first debate, Jewish groups slam Trump’s responses on white supremacism

October 1, 2020 by  

Jewish groups reacted immediately against U.S. President Donald Trump’s refusal to condemn white supremacism during the first 2020 presidential debate on Tuesday in Cleveland. Read more

Ukrainian president honours victims of Babi Yar

September 30, 2020 by  

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky honoured on Monday the memory of the victims of the Babi Yar tragedy, where some 33,771 Jews were murdered by Nazis 79 years ago in a ravine in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv. Read more

In UN speech, Netanyahu warns of Hezbollah arms depot in Beirut

September 30, 2020 by  

Addressing the annual U.N. General Assembly virtually on Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed a secret arms depot belonging to Hezbollah near Beirut’s International Airport and warned that the terror group’s depot could lead to an explosion. Read more

Jewish Agency collects prayers to place in Western Wall ahead of Yom Kippur

September 24, 2020 by  

The Jewish Agency for Israel has announced a global campaign to gather the prayers of Jews from Israel and around the world and place them among the stones of the Western Wall. Read more

Ginsburg’s family invited to accept honorary doctorate from Ben-Gurion University

September 23, 2020 by  

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, are mourning the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a 2020 honorary doctorate recipient. Read more

Enraged over Arab ties with Israel, Palestinians quit chairing Arab League sessions

September 23, 2020 by  

Angered at the Arab world’s growing ties with Israel, the Palestinian leadership has quit their chairmanship of Arab League meetings, the Palestinian Authority’s foreign minister announced on Tuesday. Read more

Guy Niv becomes first Israeli to complete Tour de France

September 22, 2020 by  

Israeli cyclist Guy Niv made history on Sunday, becoming the first-ever Israeli cyclist to complete the Tour de France. Read more

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