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Anti-Semitism Still Widespread Say Netanyahu and Peres at Yad Vashem

By Anne Cohen

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Shimon Peres opened the Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies on Sunday at Yad Vashem with a warning.Read More


Margaret Thatcher, England's 'Iron Lady,' Dies at 87

By Reuters

Margaret Thatcher, the “Iron Lady” who transformed Britain and inspired conservatives around the world by radically rolling back the state during her 11 years in power, died on Monday following a stroke. She was 87.Read More


Israel Closes Gaza Crossing for Goods After Rockets Fired Into Negev

By JTA

Israel closed the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Gaza to the passage of goods after three rockets were fired at southern Israel from the coastal strip.Read More


Poland Has One Month Supply of Kosher Meat Left

By JTA

Poland’s Jewish community has about a one month supply of kosher meat left, following a ban on ritual slaughter that went into effect at the beginning of the year.Read More


John Kerry and Mahmoud Abbas Meet To Discuss Reviving Peace Talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday discussed reviving Israeli-Palestinian peace talks but neither side offered details on how, when and whether that might happen.Read More


Rockets From Gaza Strike Southern Israel on Eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day

By Reuters

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip struck southern Israel on Sunday, causing no damage or injuries, a police spokesman said.Read More


Global Anti-Semitism Increased by 30% in 2012

By JTA

Global anti-Semitism increased by 30 percent in 2012 over the previous year, an annual report found.Read More


Riots Continue in West Bank Over Palestinian Prisoner Cancer Death

By JTA

Palestinian riots continued over the weekend in several areas of the West Bank in the wake of the cancer death of a Palestinian prisoner.Read More


Facebook Removes Anti-Semitic Page With Graphic Holocaust Images

By JTA

Facebook has removed a page featuring anti-Jewish content, including a photo of murdered Jews in a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen with the headline “Lazy Jews.”Read More


Israeli Government Websites Weather Broad Cyber Attack

By Reuters

A pro-Palestinian cyber attack campaign was launched against Israeli government websites on Sunday but did not cause serious disruption, an Israeli statement said.Read More


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