News from Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World
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Essay published by Middle East Forum claims AfD's use of 19th-century painting depicting Muslim slave traders bargaining over naked white woman 'echoes reality'
Highland Park senior used quote by Hitler's propaganda czar Goebbels; Nearby schools spend over $50,000 re-printing yearbooks with students doing upside down 'OK' sign in photos
'Insane' conditions as over 200 climbers attempt to reach the peak of world's highest mountain
Firefighters contain blaze in northern Jordan Valley in second day of raging wildfires fed by tinder dry conditions; Authorities suspect massive fire ignited by arsonists
Top Pentagon official says US believes with 'very high confidence' that Revolutionary Guard actively planning additional anti-American attacks
Progressive rabbi says he will ordain Daniel Atwood, previously rejected by New York yeshiva, saying he can aid LGBTQ Orthodox community
Section of Jordan Valley highway shuttered as firefighters work to put out blaze; 3 suspected East Jerusalem arsonists arrested
Israeli TV quotes justices saying they 'won't hesitate' to block Netanyahu's reported legislative efforts to avoid prosecution, as 'history will judge us'
Democrat senators rebuke administration for turning to rarely used provision, which allows for weapons sales without congressional review
Over a dozen Tory party members are jostling to succeed Theresa May, who announced her resignation Friday, with mixed prospects for the Jewish community and the Jewish state
Oversight committee to decide in a month on whether to approve PM's request for help to foot his legal bills, after he missed deadline to give info on his finances
Some 4,000 demonstrate near security fence in an unusually low turnout, likely due to scorching heat wave and Ramadan fast
Terror probe opened into blast in Lyon that wounds several people; police say explosive device contained 'screws or bolts'
American president says forces will have a 'mostly protective' role; deployment comes amid heightened tensions between US and Iran
After Brexit chaos forces the departure of British prime minister, a look at the candidates to take her place, and the process by which they'll face off
Kdoshei Zaglambia monument in the Judean Hills, which is also the site of unique biodiversity, is ravaged by flames amid wave of blazes across Israel
Four days before PM's coalition deadline, his party denies any such overture; Yisrael Beytenu chief also steps ups feud with ultra-Orthodox over military conscription bill
Article by Avichai Mandelblit defending rule of law appears in Yedioth Ahronoth, run by Arnon Mozes, who is facing bribery charge in Case 2000
Alon Goshen-Gottestein asked some hard questions about Jews and Poland; here are my answers
How helpful has the friendship between Christians and Jews in the past decades been really? Have we failed the community at large?