Jewish Telegraphic Agency


In Israel, Peace Talks Met With Skepticism

By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

As the Annapolis conference kicked into high gear, one Israeli reporter chose a more modest urban backdrop: the southern Israeli town of Sderot, its streets deserted for fear of Qassam rocket attacks from the nearby Gaza.Read More


Neo-Nazis Met By Thousands of Protestors in Prague

By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Thousands rallied against neo-Nazism in Prague as Czech police prevented a right-wing extremist march.Read More


Ode to Ann Coulter

By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Ode to Ann Coulter
Nearly 4 million people have heard her voice on the Internet video smash “I Got a Crush on Obama,” in which a sultry admirer confesses her love for the presidential candidate.Read More


Comments by Belarus’s President Draw Ire

By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Comments by Belarus’s President Draw Ire
After Belarus’s president made a stinging remark about Israel and his own country’s Jewish community, some local Jewish communal leaders say they fear they may be caught in the crossfire of Iran’s growing relationship with their country.Read More


Researchers Probe City’s (Very Recent) Jewish Past

By Jewish Telegraphic Agency

On a sweltering summer day, researchers fan out in this city’s historical center, its walls lined with photos of local Jews who went through the Holocaust.Read More






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