Daily Archives: February 18, 2019

Pres. of German-Jewish community says bank will close BDS group’s account

By | 2019-02-18T23:15:38+00:00 February 18th, 2019|World|

Mainstream Jewish groups – including the World Jewish Congress, European Jewish Congress, Central Council of Jews in Germany and American Jewish Committee – have urged Schmitz to close the account.

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Hackers target U.S. government and companies, after withdrawal from nuclear deal

By | 2019-02-18T21:25:07+00:00 February 18th, 2019|World|

Iranian hackers have always been attacking the US, however the amount of attacks was drastically lower after the nuclear deal was signed in 2015.

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Israel justice system let down abuse victims, now it’s time to do the right thing

By | 2019-02-18T20:24:41+00:00 February 18th, 2019|World|

Australian police formally requested that Israel extradite Leifer to Australia to face charges. In 2014, Israel detained Leifer, but she was soon released to house arrest.

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Anti-Semitism was symptom and catalyst of U.K. Labour Party split, not root cause

By | 2019-02-18T20:05:34+00:00 February 18th, 2019|World|

The decision of seven lawmakers to leave Jeremy Corbyn’s party will have huge implications for Jews in left-wing parties everywhere, not just in Britain

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Five Palestinians arrested in Temple Mount clashes amid dispute over closed site

By | 2019-02-18T19:03:14+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Middle East|

Clash comes after Jordan expanded ranks of Islamic body that manages compound, aiming to thwart Israeli efforts to change status quo

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Rashida Tlaib and Benjamin Netanyahu’s anti-Zionist alliance

By | 2019-02-18T18:22:22+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Middle East|

They're the strangest of bedfellows, but both want to destroy the Jewish state. At least Tlaib is honest about her support for a one state solution; Netanyahu is not

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