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.
JERUSALEM—Longstanding political divisions came to a head on Saturday evening as key players from across Israel’s fractured political landscape stumped for their respective parties during a contentious English-language debate that highlighted the popular frustration threatening to unravel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s governing coalition.
The New York clinic that treated Joan Rivers leading up to a fatal complication during a medical procedure made several mistakes along the way, the Times of Israel reported Tuesday.
A release of documents from the Clinton presidential library included a 1999 email advising the administration to use one interpretation of Jewish law as a defense of President Clinton’s affair with Monica Lewinsky.