U.S. efforts to save Middle East peace talks from collapse showed little sign of progress on Monday amid threats from Israel to retaliate for what it saw as unilateral Palestinian moves towards statehood.
The Hillel-affiliated Wesleyan Jewish Community announced its “solidarity with, and support of, the Open Hillel movement.”
Family members of terror victims killed by Palestinian prisoners released in connection with the current Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations called on President Obama to free Jonathan Pollard.
Three members of the haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor have been ordered deported to their native Israel.
Several firebombs were thrown at a dance club near Hebrew University in Jerusalem. One person was injured in the attack. Three Arab youths were arrested.