Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras refused to cover his head at a Yad Vashem memorial ceremony.
U.S. rabbis in the Reform and Conservative movements tend to be dovish on Israeli-Palestinian peace policies, according to a study.
It is safer to be a Jew in New York than in Israel, Israeli Finance Minister Yair Lapid told an audience in New York.
Nobel Prize winner Arieh Warshel left Israel because he couldn’t get tenure at a prestigious institute — a potent illustration of the brain drain affecting science and research in teh Jewish State.
Shots were fired at the synagogue of Yekaterinburg, the Russian Jewish Congress said, breaking windows but not injuring anyone.