Israel’s Secret Operation to Recover the Watch of a Legendary Spy

Israel’s Secret Operation to Recover the Watch of a Legendary Spy

The Mossad did uncover that the physique had been faraway from the Jewish cemetery in Damascus the place it was initially buried, and transferred as soon as or a number of occasions to different locations, apparently in an effort to maintain Israel off observe. Some Israeli intelligence officers have concluded that even Syrian intelligence not […]

Yad Vashem Rebukes Israeli and Polish Governments Over Holocaust Law

Yad Vashem Rebukes Israeli and Polish Governments Over Holocaust Law

JERUSALEM — Israel’s official Holocaust memorial heart on Thursday issued a stinging critique of a joint assertion by the Israeli and Polish prime ministers that was meant to resolve a rift between the international locations over a contentious Polish law on the Holocaust. The Polish regulation, which made it unlawful to accuse Poland of complicity […]

Israel Penalizes Palestinians for Payments to Prisoners and ‘Martyrs’

Israel Penalizes Palestinians for Payments to Prisoners and ‘Martyrs’

Issa Qaraqe, the Palestinian Authority’s commissioner of prisoner affairs, informed the official Voice of Palestine Radio on Tuesday, “The goal of this law is not only theft, but to delegitimize the Palestinian struggle, which is represented by our martyrs and prisoners, by branding them as criminals and terrorists.” “What they don’t know is that no […]

In Israel, Building a Lacrosse League From Scratch

In Israel, Building a Lacrosse League From Scratch

Mr. Neiss had simply found his enterprise mannequin: sports activities tourism. Now, when Jewish-American athletes write to Mr. Neiss and say they performed lacrosse in faculty, and should need to check out, he tries to deepen their curiosity and involvement past the sphere. He asks in the event that they’ve thought-about signing up for Israel […]

From Jewish Saint, to Israeli Pol, to Diaspora’s Ally

From Jewish Saint, to Israeli Pol, to Diaspora’s Ally

Now, nevertheless, Mr. Sharansky says that what is required is for these returning Israelis to show their compatriots what it means to be a Jew within the United States, the place “pluralism,” the event of extra liberal strains of Judaism past Orthodox, was a crucial technique for surviving as Jews. Currently, secular Israelis, who face […]

Israeli Judge Convicts Man on Charges of Threatening U.S. Jewish Groups

Israeli Judge Convicts Man on Charges of Threatening U.S. Jewish Groups

An Israeli courtroom convicted a 19-year-old man on Thursday in reference to threats made towards organizations and people world wide, together with the Israeli Embassy in Washington and quite a few Jewish teams within the United States. The youth courtroom withheld the person’s identify as a result of among the crimes have been dedicated earlier […]

After #MeToo, the Ripple Effect

After #MeToo, the Ripple Effect

They name themselves “the nine.” They are 9 girls, eight scattered across the United States and one in France, every with accusations of getting been sexually harassed or assaulted by a former mentor, the playwright Israel Horovitz. Last fall, they selected to talk out publicly towards him, including their voices to the refrain of girls […]

As Israel Pushes to Build, Bedouin Homes and School Face Demolition

As Israel Pushes to Build, Bedouin Homes and School Face Demolition

KHAN AL-AHMAR, West Bank — The herders are being herded. Any day now, the Israeli military says, bulldozers will arrive to wipe the West Bank Bedouin neighborhood of Khan al-Ahmar off the map. For many years, Israel has needed to clear a big part of the West Bank of a number of thousand Bedouins who […]

Transcript: Jared Kushner’s Interview With a Palestinian Newspaper

Transcript: Jared Kushner’s Interview With a Palestinian Newspaper

REPORTER: Do you see a world the place the Israelis and Palestinians can coexist peacefully? KUSHNER: I actually hope so. Lots of people inform me that this may by no means occur as a result of there’s a variety of mistrust and hatred that comes from years of battle and other people utilizing politics guilty […]

Prince William Lands in Jordan for ‘Historic’ Middle East Trip

Prince William Lands in Jordan for ‘Historic’ Middle East Trip

In all three locations, he’s anticipated to hobnob with younger entrepreneurs, examine the tech and media sectors, go to historic websites and meet with senior political and non secular leaders, in addition to with leaders in enterprise, civil society, the humanities, media and different industries. Itinerary Highlights Jordan: William left Britain on Sunday morning, touchdown […]