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Multiple Fronts Exist in Fight Over East Jerusalem

By Marcy Oster (JTA)

The day that Zacharia Zigelman, 26, moved into a home in the Arab neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah, in eastern Jerusalem, he got beaten up, he says.Read More


New Campaign Seeks Heirs to Holocaust Victims' Assets

By JTA

A campaign is being launched in North America to locate the heirs to Israeli assets originally purchased by Jews who died in the Holocaust.Read More


Poll: Obama's Jewish Approval Rating Is Down

By Ron Kampeas (JTA)

A new survey shows President Obama struggling with American Jews — but not on Israel-related matters.Read More


Obama's Yom HaShoah Message

By JTA

President Obama called on people to honor the memory of Holocaust victims in a statement released in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.Read More


Polish Jews Mourn President Kaczynski

By JTA

Jews in Poland joined in mourning the victims of a plane crash that took the lives of President Lech Kaczynski and dozens of other members of Poland’s leadership.Read More


Anat Kam: I Stole IDF Documents To Expose War Crimes

By Ofra Edelman (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service

Classified documents reveal that the Israel Defense Forces had committed war crimes in the West Bank, Anat Kam, the former soldier indicted for espionage over an alleged theft of top secret material, told the court earlier in the year, according to police documents released allowed for publication Monday at the request of Haaretz.Read More


Polish President, Friend of Israel and 'Promoter of Peace,' Dies in Plane Crash

By Barak Ravid (Haaretz) and Haaretz Service

Dozens of top Israeli officials sent their condolences Saturday to the Polish people after Polish President Lech Kaczynski was killed as his plane crashed on approach to Smolensk airport in western Russia, along with his wife and top Polish officials.Read More


Bibi Backs Out of Obama's Nuclear Summit

By JTA

Israel’s prime minister will not attend President Obama’s Nuclear Security Summit next week.Read More


Uri Blau, Journalist at Center of Kam Affair, Tells His Side of the Story

By Uri Blau (Haaretz)

The telephone call I received about a month ago should not have been a surprise. “Your apartment in Tel Aviv has been broken into,” the voice on the other end of the line said. “Everything’s in a mess and it’s not clear what has been taken.”Read More


Bibi: Israel Working To Close Gap With U.S.

By Haaretz Service

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday he has not yet worked out his differences with Washington over a disputed construction project in East Jerusalem, signaling a continued deadlock in the U.S. push to restart Mideast peace talks.Read More





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