French City of Metz Irks Some WIth Jewish Holiday Street Closing

    The French city of Metz closed a street to vehicular traffic for the High Holidays season, provoking angry reactions from some Muslims.

    U.S. Vows To Give Israel Warning of Syria Attack

    The United States would notify Israel hours in advance of an attack on Syria, an Israeli official said on Sunday.

    Hasidic Pilgrimage Far From Trouble-Free for Breslovs in Ukraine

    Thousands of Jewish pilgrims have begun leaving Uman, Ukraine, where their week-long stay resulted in a fire, power shortages, a sewage flood and several arrests.

    Israel Protests Palestinian Leaks on 'Temporary Borders' Over Rosh Hashana

    Israel has protested what it says are Palestinian officials’ leaks to the media about the content of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

    Syria Chaos Puts Off Loan of 15th-Century Botticelli Fresco to Israel

    Concerned by war clouds over Syria, Italy is holding off loaning a 15th century masterpiece by Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli to Israel.