Rev. Al Sharpton backed out of a panel discussion on the relationship between blacks and Jews after the brother of Yankel Rosenbaum objected to his presence, and organizers then scrapped the event.Read More
Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Thursday that the source of combined terrorist attacks that took place earlier in the day was the Gaza Strip.Read More
A rabbi in Teaneck, N.J. was arrested on charges of molesting two Israeli boys who had stayed at his home.Read More
The US embassy sent condolences.Read More
The Egyptian-controlled Sinai Desert has become increasingly lawless, a fact that may have allowed terrorists to carry out Thursday’s deadly attack near the border.Read More
A senior Egyptian official said Thursday that the third round of Israel-Hamas indirect talks over the release of abducted Israel Defense Forces soldier Gilad Shalit have ceased with no results and without setting a date for renewing the negotiations.
This comes, according to the source, as a result of both sides’ insistence on their respective positions.Read More