US Committed to Preserving Israel’s Qualitative Military Edge

(JTA) — The United States is committed to preserving Israel’s qualitative military edge in the Middle East, Defense Secretary Mark Esper told his Israeli counterpart. “A cornerstone of our defense...

Trump Bullish on Future Israeli-Saudi Peace Deal

President Donald Trump told U.S. Jewish leaders on Wednesday that while he had not formally requested that Saudi Arabia sign a peace treaty with Israel “quite yet,” he was...

Jewish Man Found Killed in Paris Apartment

(JTA) — A Jewish man was killed in his apartment in Paris, where the victim’s twin brother found his lifeless body bound and with a plastic bag covering his...

Bahrain Fourth Arab Nation to Normalize Ties With Israel

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Bahrain will normalize ties with Israel at a White House ceremony next week, President Donald Trump said Friday on Twitter, less than a month after the...

White House Ceremony Celebrates New Era for Israel, UAE and Bahrain

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — Benjamin Netanyahu has complained for years about Arab leaders telling their people one thing in Arabic and diplomats saying another to Western audiences in English. Not...

Reports: Osama bin Laden’s Son, Heir Hamza Dead

Several news outlets have reported that the son and potential successor of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Hamza bin Laden, is dead. NBC/MSNBC reported it spoke to three officials, who...

Ukraine Bans 2020 Rosh Hashanah Pilgrimage to Uman

BY MARCY OSTER JERUSALEM (JTA) — The tens of thousands of Jewish pilgrims who travel each year to Ukraine for a Rosh Hashanah rite will have to make different plans for...

Netanyahu to Travel to Washington for Signing Ceremony With UAE

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Washington, D.C., next week for a signing ceremony of the normalization agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. Netanyahu...

Text of Abraham Accords Declaration

We, the undersigned, recognize the importance of maintaining and strengthening peace in the Middle East and around the world based on mutual understanding and coexistence, as well as respect...

Oman Welcomes Bahrain-Israel Normalization Decision

Oman welcomes Bahrain’s decision to normalize relations with Israel and hopes it will contribute to Israeli-Palestinian peace, Oman state media said on Sunday. Bahrain on Friday became the second Gulf...
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Judgment Day: Yom Kippur Arrives With COVID-19 Cases on the Rise

BY SHIRA HANAU AND PHILISSA CRAMER (JTA) – In synagogues and in their parking lots, in backyard tent services and on Zoom, Jews around the world will spend...

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo raised alarm Monday about the emergence of a handful of coronavirus hot spots in New York, saying just 10 ZIP codes represented...

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