In Israel, teenagers can now get the COVID-19 vaccine

(JTA) — Israel continues to far outpace the entire world in its COVID-19 vaccine rollout. This weekend the country’s health ministry announced that teenagers between the ages of 16 and...

Israeli Government votes to ban air travel starting Monday night

The Israeli government voted Sunday afternoon to approve a new travel ban strictly limiting air travel into and out of the country. The government voted to begin the near-total ban...

Vizhnitz rebbe: Open all the schools

The Vizhnitz Rebbe, Rabbi Yisrael Hager, on Saturday evening ordered that all of the Vizhnitz educational institutions be reopened. Rabbi Hager, a senior member of Agudat Yisrael, gave the order...

Tlaib calls Israel ‘racist’ for not offering COVID vaccines in Palestinian territories

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) accused Israel of being “racist” for not distributing coronavirus vaccines to the Palestinian territories, despite the fact that the West Bank is under the control...

Netanyahu: Bnei Brak Wedding Was Bloodshed

The government convened Tuesday afternoon to vote on extending the current lockdown beyond Friday in light of the rising number of coronavirus patients diagnosed in Israel. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu...

Netanyahu: We may have to extend lockdown

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu visited the Mehuedet health fund in Beit Shemesh Monday and addressed the possibility that the current lockdown would be extended beyond Friday. "Tomorrow we will hold...

Israeli fighter jets bomb Hamas targets following rocket fire from Gaza

(January 18, 2021 / JNS) Israeli Air Force fighter jets early Monday morning bombed sites in Gaza where Hamas is building terrorist tunnels, the military announced. The attack was in...

Israeli cabinet bids farewell to outgoing US Ambassador David Friedman

(January 17, 2021 / JNS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu bid farewell to outgoing U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman during the weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday. Friedman, a...

UN aid agency for Palestinians says it mistakenly gave out textbooks calling for jihad

(JTA) — The United Nations aid agency for Palestinians said it is “taking steps” to address the glorification of “martyrs” and calls for “jihad” in books it handed out...

Sa’ar: We’d like to help the Palestinians, but only after our residents are vaccinated

New Hope chairman on CNN: If the Palestinians have money to pay terrorists, they can also take care of their residents’ health. New Hope party chairman Gideon Sa’ar told CNN’s...
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(March 1, 2021 / JNS) A group of 1,800 retired Israeli generals, officers and Mossad operatives have written a letter to U.S. President Joe...

Passengers Acuse Frontier Airlines of Kicking Jewish Family Off Flight Over Mask-less Baby

Passengers who were eyewitnesses also reported what sounds like shocking anti-Semitism from Frontier Airlines’ flight attendants. A male witness unrelated to the family reported that...

CPAC denies its stage was a Nazi symbol, as host hotel calls the symbol...

(JTA) — After viewers noted that the stage at the CPAC conference was shaped like a Nazi symbol, the organizer of the conservative political...

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