Archive for: Middle East

Toronto man one of the victims of cleaver-wielding terrorist in Jerusalem synagogue

Toronto man one of the victims of cleaver-wielding terrorist in Jerusalem synagogue

The quiet, sacred atmosphere of a Jerusalem synagogue exploded with sudden maniacal savagery on Tuesday morning of Tuesday. With the cry of: “Allahu Akhbar!”...

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Recognizing ‘Palestine’ may stoke anti-Semitism: CRIF tells French government

Recognizing ‘Palestine’ may stoke anti-Semitism: CRIF tells French government

(JNS.org) – CRIF, the umbrella group representing France’s Jewish community, has said that the French government’s coming vote on Palestinian statehood would...

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Netanyahu calls on Abbas to stop inciting violence

Netanyahu calls on Abbas to stop inciting violence

(JNS.org) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at his cabinet meeting on Sunday that while he was meeting last week with Jordan’s King Abdullah and...

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The Balfour Declaration and Rav Kook’s reaction

The Balfour Declaration and Rav Kook’s reaction

Larry DomnitchSpecial to the Tribune As nations issued statements of support for the Balfour Declaration, the British statement calling for Jewish statehood in the...

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Sweden officially recognizes a Palestinian state

Sweden officially recognizes a Palestinian state

(JNS.org) Sweden on Thursday officially recognized a Palestinian state, with Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom saying that the “criteria of international law”...

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