Daily Archives: January 24, 2019

80 years on, Kindertransport survivors still meet to share memories of love and loss

By | 2019-01-24T22:51:27+00:00 January 24th, 2019|World|

At their annual reunion, 10 Israeli Kinder reconnect over their wartime escape from the Nazis, but are unimpressed by a new onetime payment from the German government

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Number of Eastern Europeans denied entry in Israel up tenfold since 2013

By | 2019-01-24T22:05:03+00:00 January 24th, 2019|World|

Main reason for refusal stated by immigration authority is concern that people arriving will not leave the country, with only a few cases involving security or criminal concerns

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Iranian Nuclear Chief: We bought nuke spare parts to rebuild later

By | 2019-01-24T20:57:33+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Middle East|

"We told no one but the top man of the regime [Khamenei]," he said, "when our team was in the midst of the negotiations, we knew that [the Westerners] would ultimately renege on their promises."

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Israel tells Lebanon: We won’t hesitate to act against Hezbollah’s precision missiles

By | 2019-01-24T20:53:16+00:00 January 24th, 2019|World|

Israeli air force chief presents Macron with maps and aerial photos detailing the organization's changes in deployment ahead of French president's trip to Beirut

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What I lost and found in my sister’s West Bank settlement

By | 2019-01-24T18:55:12+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Middle East|

Celebrated Dutch writer Arnon Grunberg had already embedded with troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, in a nursing home and in a psychiatric asylum. Nothing prepared him for his latest foray - to Dolev, the settlement where his sister has been living for ov...

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Sweden: Russian fighter jets briefly violated our airspace

By | 2019-01-24T17:52:42+00:00 January 24th, 2019|World|

Incident comes amid growing military activity in Baltic Sea region, with several reports of airspace violations by Russian aircraft and an increased presence of naval vessels

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UN executions expert to lead international inquiry on Saudi Khashoggi killing

By | 2019-01-24T17:41:34+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Middle East|

Agnes Callamard, UN special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, said on Thursday she will travel to Turkey next week

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