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Santorum Claims Belated Win in Iowa

By Forward Staff

Republican Rick Santorum claimed a delayed-reaction victory after a final count showed him ahead of frontrunner Mitt Romney by 34 votes.Read More


Bibi Denies Calling Haaretz and Times 'Enemies'

By JTA

The Israeli Prime Minister’s Office denied that Benjamin Netanyahu told the editor of The Jerusalem Post that Israel’s two greatest enemies are The New York Times and Haaretz.Read More


Six Hurt During West Bank Outpost Demolition

By Haaretz

Violent clashes broke out early Thursday morning as security forces attempted to dismantle the illegal Yisa Bracha outpost near the West Bank settlement of Mitzpeh Jericho.Read More


White House: No 'Direct Talks' in Iran Letter

By JTA

The Obama administration said an Iranian lawmaker had mischaracterized its message warning against blocking the Strait of Iran and reiterating its commitment to dialogue.Read More


Bibi Calls Times and Haaretz 'Main Enemies'

By JTA

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel’s two greatest enemies are The New York Times and Haaretz, the editor of The Jerusalem Post said in a speech.Read More


Massive Jerusalem Highway Project Approved

By Haaretz

The main highway into Jerusalem will receive a major expansion in the coming years, after the High Court rejected petitions against the plan by nearby residents, green lighting one of the largest infrastructure projects in Israel in recent years.Read More


British Museum Pressed To Drop Study Tied to Ahava

By JTA

British scientists and filmmakers have called on the Natural History Museum in London to pull out of a study because of its collaboration with the Israeli company Ahava, which operates in the West Bank.Read More


Kosher Florida Cafe Attacked by Vandals

By JTA

A new kosher restaurant in Florida owned and managed by Israelis has received anti-Semitic hate mail and graffiti for the last month.Read More


Israel Hopes To Mute Call to Prayer

By Haaretz

Israel’s Civil Administration in the West Bank is looking into ways to use technology to mute the sound volume of electronically amplified muezzin calls in mosques.Read More


5,000 Ethiopians Protest Racism in Israel

By Haaretz

A crowd of 5,000 turned out in Jerusalem to protest racism against the Ethiopian minority in Israel. The rally was one of the biggest in the community’s history.Read More





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