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Vandals Strike Jewish Cemetery in Hartford

By JTA

Unknown vandals overturned about 40 gravestones at a Jewish cemetery in Hartford, Conn.Read More


Crucial Debate May Focus on Libya and Iran

By Reuters

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney face off in front of the cameras for a third and final time in a foreign policy debate likely to focus on Middle East.Read More


Bibi to Blair: Israel Will Keep Striking Back

By JTA

Israel will continue to attack the groups that fire rockets on her citizens, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.Read More


Lebanon Unrest Marks Worst Crisis in Years

By Reuters

The Beirut car bomb that killed a top Lebanese security official will probably prove to be the most destabilising attack in Lebanon since the 2005 assassination of former prime minister Rafik al-Hariri.Read More


Bibi: I Know Nothing About Iran Talks

By Reuters

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he didn’t know about any U.S. plans to talk bilaterally with Iran, saying tougher sanctions and a “credible military option” were the best ways to peacefully halt Tehran’s nuclear programme.Read More


Middle East May Loom Large in Final Debate

By Reuters

When President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney face off on Monday in their third and final debate, it will be the Republican challenger’s last best chance to recover from his botched “Libya moment” and exploit vulnerabilities in his opponent’s foreign policy record.Read More


Fatah Suffers Setback in Palestinian Vote

By Reuters

Gains by rebels and a low turnout have dealt a blow to Fatah, the dominant party in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, which had hoped to paper over internal squabbles and a lack of cash with a strong election showing.Read More


Israel Defend New Settlement Expansion Plan

By JTA

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defended the finalizing of a plan to build nearly 800 apartments in the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo.Read More


Jewish Doctor Beaten to Death in Ukraine

By JTA

A Jewish doctor in Lviv, Ukraine, was beaten to death by an assailant identified by some local news sources as a 26-year-old Arab.Read More


Obama and Romney Clash on Birth Control Coverage

By JTA

Mitt Romney and President Obama in an American Jewish Committee questionnaire each pledged to keep Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon and to preserve and enhance the U.S.-Israel relationship.Read More


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