Haaretz

Leifer extradition snafu is gut punch for Israel-adoring Australian Jews

Wed, 2019-12-11 18:24
The Maccabiah Bridge disaster was strike one. The protracted and corruption-riddled extradition process of an alleged ultra-Orthodox sexual predator is strike two

Senior U.K. rabbi tricked into signing letter defending Corbyn, ultra-Orthodox group says

Wed, 2019-12-11 18:20
Main umbrella group for ultra- Orthodox communities says Labour Party Haredi activist circulated letter that he claimed was signed by Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis Padwa condemning attack on Corbyn over anti-Semitism

Israel Aerospace detects 'irregularity' in some converted Boeing 737 freighters

Wed, 2019-12-11 17:48
'The issue doesn't affect aircraft flight but may limit the way the aircraft can be safely loaded for flight,' IAI says

‘Thanks to Corbyn, there’s never been as much unity among British Jews’

Wed, 2019-12-11 17:45
Baroness Julia Neuberger literally wrote the book on anti-Semitism. While she is skeptical of claims that U.K. Jews will leave if Jeremy Corbyn becomes prime minister, she is adamant that the community shouldn’t vote for him in Thursday’s election

Albania’s prime minister lauds Israeli soldiers helping country in aftermath of deadly earthquake

Wed, 2019-12-11 17:35
Prime Minister Edi Rama, visiting the western port city of Durres on Monday, told a resident who was afraid to enter his apartment building that he could have confidence in the go-ahead from the Israeli engineers

Sanders, Biden both beat Trump with 51% of the vote in latest poll

Wed, 2019-12-11 17:11
Bernie Sanders on Tuesday won the endorsement of the Center for Popular Democracy Action, a network of progressive community groups, providing a boost to the U.S. senator's 2020 bid

Jersey City shooter posted anti-Semitic content online, report says

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:58
JC Kosher Supermarket, which was scene of shootout that killed six people was the intended target of the gunmen, Mayor Steve Fulop says

How White House veterans helped Gulf monarchy build secret surveillance unit

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:51
Richard Clarke, a counterterrorism czar to Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, warned the U.S. Congress after 9/11 that the country needed more expansive spying powers - he later took that idea to the UAE

Russia, Turkey, Iran say concerned about 'terrorist presence' in Syria's Idlib

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:40
The three countries also said they rejected attempts to create 'new realities on the ground, including illegitimate self-rule initiatives' and that they were opposed to the illegal seizure and transfer of Syrian oil revenues

'Very big' foreign cyber strike thwarted, Iranian minister says

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:39
In September, Iran reviewed preparedness for cyberattacks, following media reports of Washington weighing possible attack on Tehran

South Africa is not the world's second most anti-Semitic state

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:35
The ADL ranks South Africa's population just below Poland's as holding the world’s most anti-Semitic attitudes. We think that’s wrong

Early humans could sail, archaeologists confirm

Wed, 2019-12-11 16:30
The naval prowess of our distant ancestors was demonstrated when it was shown it’s impossible to reach Japan’s Ryukyu Islands on reed rafts

Netanyahu considers dropping bombshell: Forgoing immunity in return for government, nixing election

Wed, 2019-12-11 15:41
Such a move by Netanyahu could stop the Knesset from dissolving itself later Wednesday as its mandate to find a candidate to form a government expires at midnight

Trump 'enjoys comparing himself to a mass murderer:' Thanos creator reacts to Trump 'Avengers' ad

Wed, 2019-12-11 15:39
The Trump War Room Twitter account pushed out a new campaign ad depicting Trump as Marvel supervillian Thanos

A tantalizing tour of Jerusalem’s magical tiles

Wed, 2019-12-11 14:55
The Rockefeller Museum’s celebration of a century of Armenian art is an inspiration for lovers of the dazzling ceramics. There are many sites where you can see the handiwork of the city's famed ceramicists

Saudi Arabia says Houthi rockets targeted hospital in southern city

Wed, 2019-12-11 14:32
The Iran-backed Houthis have claimed several rocket and drone attacks on Saudi territory in recent months

Netanyahu, Likud party rival agree to hold leadership primary election on December 26

Wed, 2019-12-11 14:26
Gideon Sa'ar says decision, which comes as the Knesset inexorably advances toward a third election, is 'necessary'

Trump calls FBI 'scum,' attacks 'Shifty Schiff' at rally

Wed, 2019-12-11 14:20
Speaking to a boisterous crowd in Hershey, Pennsylvania, Trump had harsh words for House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff

From the Gaza border to Oxford: Israel’s new Rhodes scholars love their country but 'reject hasbara approach'

Wed, 2019-12-11 14:16
Lev Cosijns and Anat Peled both served in the Israeli army and have a shared love of Harry Potter. But that’s where the similarities end for this pair of impressive young students

Boost for Saudi Arabia as Aramco shares close in on $2 trillion after debut

Wed, 2019-12-11 13:44
Price surge gives the state-owned oil giant a market value of about $1.88 trillion, comfortably making it the world's most valuable listed company