9-Year-Old Jewish Girl Shot in West Bank Settlement — Terror Suspected

    A nine-year-old Israeli girl was shot and seriously wounded in a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Saturday in what police said was a suspected Palestinian militant attack.

    Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat Hopes To Ride Bibi Backing to Reelection

    Nir Barkat walked across town from his spacious and handsome home in Jerusalem’s Beit Hakerem neighborhood to a synagogue in affluent Talbieh. For part of the way, he was accompanied by the Netanyahu family.

    Slovakia Leader Robert Fico Wins Jewish Tolerance Prize

    European Jewish groups will honor the prime minister of Slovakia for his “commitment to tolerance.”

    Last Synagogue in Indonesia Is Destroyed on Island of Java

    Indonesia’s last synagogue has been destroyed, a Dutch news site reported last week.

    Too Much Too Soon? Hassan Rouhani has plenty of support on the streets of Tehran, but the picture is cloudier in the halls of power.

    Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamanei Says Charm Offensive 'Not Proper'

    Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday he supported moderate President Hassan Rouhani’s diplomatic initiative at the U.N. General Assembly last week but that some of what occurred there was “not proper”.