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U.N. Trip to Jerusalem Scrapped by Israel

By Reuters

Israel on Monday cancelled a visit by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to Jerusalem’s Old City, saying the Palestinians had sought to politicise a conservation mission.Read More


British Plan Takes Aim at 'Jewish' Cancer Gene With DNA Analysis

By Reuters

Britain launched a research programme on Monday that should eventually allow all cancer patients to have access to the kind of genetic analysis that led Hollywood star Angelina Jolie to decide to undergo a double mastectomy.Read More


Hezbollah Hammered in Fierce Syria Fighting

By Reuters

About 30 Lebanese Hezbollah fighters and 20 Syrian soldiers and militiamen loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have been killed in the fiercest fighting this year in the rebel stronghold of Qusair, Syrian activists said on Monday.Read More


Claims Conference Plans To Respond on Botched Probe Into $57M Holocaust Fraud

By JTA

Amid calls that the Claims Conference bungled a warning in 2001 about fraud within the organization, conference leaders appointed a committee to “formulate an appropriate course of action.”Read More


Women of Wall Leader's Jerusalem Home Hit by Vicious Graffiti Threats

By JTA

The Jerusalem home of a long-time board member of the Women of the Wall was spray painted with vicious graffiti.Read More


The Israeli Mobile App That Said No to iPhone

By Johnny Zilber (Haaretz)

When did you last hear of a firm that opted to withdraw its application from Apple? The mobile search engine company Everything.Me is one.Read More


Argentina Ex-Dictator Jorge Rafael Videla Dies in Prison — Blamed for Killing Jews

By JTA

Former Argentinian dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, who is believed to be responsible for the disappearance of thousands of the country’s Jews, died in prison.Read More


Firestorm Erupts Over Iconic 2000 Video as Palestinian Father Insists Son Died

By Reuters

A Palestinian father whose son was captured on tape being shot in an iconic 2000 video that helped launch the intifada hit back at Israeli claims that the video is a fraud.Read More


Israel Claims Palestinian Boy in Iconic Video Wasn't Actually Shot and Killed

By JTA

Claims that Israeli troops in 2000 killed the Palestinian boy Mohammed al-Dura are “baseless,” an Israeli government committee concluded.Read More


Hungary Kickboxer Loses Gig Over Nazi Tattoos

By JTA

A Hungarian martial arts fighter was disinvited from an event in Prague because of his Nazi tattoos, including one reading “death to the Jews.”Read More


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