The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization passed a resolution on Thursday that diminishes the historic and spiritual connections of Judaism and Christianity to the city of Jerusalem after dozens of U.S. lawmakers called on the international body to reject the measure.
Top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is in trouble with the pro-Israel community after newly revealed emails show that in 2009 she urged Bill Clinton not to speak to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, referring to the organization as “that crowd.”
Archaeologists believe they have restored floor tiles that adorned entryways to the Second Temple in Jerusalem and its courtyards during King Herod’s rule over two thousand years ago.
A 91-year-old Israeli man who survived the holocaust won the 10 kilometer race by a huge margin at the world championship for senior runners in Lyon, France on Monday.
Jewish citizens of Russia are fleeing to Israel at a record pace amid concerns for their safety and the Kremlin’s aggressive foreign policy, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reports.
President Barack Obama rejected claims that he harbors an animus toward Israel during a speech Friday morning at a synagogue in Washington, D.C.
A 102-year old German neonatologist was finally able to obtain her PhD by passing an exam the Nazis had denied her access to 77 years ago over her Jewish heritage. Ingeborg Syllm-Rapoport reportedly passed the exam last Wednesday and received her degree from the University of Hamburg.