Nathaniel Popper, With Reporting by Ha’aretz.


Russia Said To Relent on Bid To Banish Top Moscow Rabbi

By Nathaniel Popper, With Reporting by Ha’aretz.

After a massive campaign launched by American Jewish organizations and at least three foreign governments, the Russian government appears to be relenting in its effort to block a leading rabbi from returning to the country.Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, who has been the chief rabbi of Moscow’s main synagogue for 15 years, was turned backRead More


Bus Attack Highlighting Links Of Israeli Extremists, Americans

By Nathaniel Popper; With Reporting by Ha’aretz.

Last week’s terrorist killing of four Israeli Arabs has cast light on a network of ties linking mainstream American Jewish groups to an extremist fringe in Israel that nurtured the Jewish gunman.The killer, Eden Natan-Zada, was a 19-year-old Israeli army conscript who had gone AWOL with his weapon after refusing to participate in theRead More






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