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Britain Warns Israel on Fading Hopes for Two-State Solution to Mideast Conflict

By Reuters

Britain said on Tuesday prospects for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict are almost dead because of expanding Jewish settlement in occupied territory, and warned Israel it was losing international support.Read More


Israelis Enjoy Plenty of Election Choices Voting Under Sunny Skies in Holy Land

By Reuters

Israelis voted under sunny skies as Benjamin Netanyahu vied with a smorgasbord of 32 parties from the marijuana legalisation Green Leaf party to ultra-Orthodox factions.Read More


Far-Right Pol Jeremy Gimpel Slammed by Anti-Defamation League Over Mosque Jibe

By JTA

In rare criticism of an Israeli politician, the Anti-Defamation League called on Knesset candidate Jeremy Gimpel to apologize to Muslims for suggesting blowing up the Dome of the Rock mosque.Read More


Palestinians See No Hope for Peace as Israel Votes

By Reuters

Palestinians evinced weary indifference on Tuesday as Israelis voted in an election set to produce a hardline government keener to expand Jewish settlements on occupied land than seek peace.Read More


Rabbi's Car Stolen — With $30K Torah Scroll Inside

By Forward Staff

Thieves stole a Brooklyn rabbi’s car, with his synagogue’s $30,000 Torah scroll stashed in the trunk.Read More


New Zealand Jews Offers Second Chance to Anti-Semitic Cemetery Vandal

By JTA

A New Zealand teen who pleaded guilty to desecrating a Jewish cemetery in Auckland last year was offered assistance by the Jewish community.Read More


Benjamin Netanyahu Poised To Win as Israel Starts To Vote in Election

By Reuters

Israelis voted on Tuesday in an election that is expected to see Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu win a third term in office, pushing the Jewish state further to the right, away from peace with the Palestinians and towards a showdown with Iran.Read More


Chuck Hagel Reassures Jewish Leaders in Meeting

By JTA

Top Jewish organizational leaders met with Chuck Hagel, President Obama’s defense secretary nominee, and Vice President Joe Biden.Read More


Israel Set To Reelect Netanyahu, Shift to Right

By Reuters

Israelis look set to elect Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to a third term with a smaller majority on Tuesday, pushing the Jewish State even further to the right, away from peace with Palestinians and towards a showdown with Iran.Read More


Netanyahu Fends Off Surge From Right Wing as Israel Election Looms

By Reuters

Israelis vote on Tuesday for the first time since revolutions convulsed their Arab neighbours, in an election expected to push the Jewish state even further to the right, away from peace with Palestinians and towards greater confrontation with Iran.Read More


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