jta.org — 8+ min ago
On Abraham Accords anniversary, there is accord on calling it "Abraham" - Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the first such visit between Israeli and Egyptian heads of state in a decade. ... is accord on calling it ‘Abraham’ appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency. ... Friday was also the 43rd anniversary of the Egypt-Israel Camp David peace agreement brokered by President ... ; the former holder of that post in the United Arab Emirates; and the Bahraini ambassador to the United ... combat jets to the UAE, the recognition of Morocco’s claim to the Western Sahara and the repeal ... ...
startribune.com — 10+ hour, 36+ min ago
Top Israeli, Swedish diplomat chat in effort to mend ties
Foreign Minister Yair Lapid wrote on Twitter that he spoke with his Swedish counterpart, Ann Linde, and ... Israel has moved to mend ties with several countries since Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Lapid formed ... Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven has prioritized combating anti-Semitism in recent years, and last ... A court in Rwanda says the man who inspired "Hotel Rwanda," Paul Rusesabagina, has been found guilty ... There was no immediate comment from the Swedish Foreign Ministry. ... ...
jewishnews.timesofisrael.com — 4+ hour, 44+ min ago
Eight Labour NEC members vote against EHRC antisemitism rule changes
Commission were CLP reps Mish Rahman, Gemma Bolton and Nadia Jama, Ian Murray of the FBU, Andi Fox of ... the TSSA, Yasmine Dar, (CLPs), Mick Whelan of ASLEF, and Andy Kerr of the CWU. ... Mike Katz during a press conference by the Jewish Labour Movement at the offices of Mishcon de Reya in ... London, following the publication of damning anti-Semitism report by the Equality and Human Rights Commission ... Mike Katz, national chair of the Jewish Labour Movement told Jewish News: "The NEC are the trustees of ... ...
jpost.com — 1+ day ago
The struggle against racism cannot be hijacked by antisemites - opinion
Thirteen are EU member states: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, France, Germany ... , Greece, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Slovakia and Slovenia as well as Australia, Canada, Israel ... TALIBAN FORCES patrol in front of Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, September ... PRO-PALESTINIAN SUPPORTERS demonstrate outside the World Conference Against Racism in Durban, South Africa ... No single one of the 27 member states of the European Union must gratify the Durban Review Conference ... ...
jpost.com — 6+ hour, 11+ min ago
Settlement housing starts rise 68%, Bennett pledges W. Bank development
TALIBAN FORCES patrol in front of Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, September ... Prime Minister Naftali Bennett pledged to develop West Bank settlements as housing starts in those Jewish ... Bennett, whose right-wing Yamina party supports West Bank settlement construction, has been clear since ... The Settlement Affairs Ministry pledged to "preserve state land in Judea and Samaria for cultivation ... The Settlement Affairs Ministry pledged to "preserve state land in Judea and Samaria for cultivation ... ...
jta.org — 1+ hour, 16+ min ago
Shmita is Judaism's sabbatical year. It can be a model for tackling climate change and inequality. - Jewish Telegraphic Agency
It can be a model for tackling climate change and inequality. appeared first on Jewish Telegraphic Agency ... This year, its General Assembly permanently enacted RI Promise, the free tuition program at the Community ... College of Rhode Island. ... The shmita year began several days ago, on Rosh Hashanah. “Sabbatical” tends to refer to ... -- The post Shmita is Judaism’s sabbatical year. ... ...
jpost.com — 5+ hour, 30+ min ago
US says flight with 21 U.S citizens, 48 residents left Kabul
A Qatar Airways flight carrying 21 US citizens and 48 lawful permanent residents left Kabul on Sunday ... , the US State Department said in a statement on Monday. ...
jpost.com — 4+ hour, 35+ min ago
Biden supports full investigation into Afghanistan drone strike
US President Joe Biden supports a thorough investigation of the US drone strike that killed up to ten ... Biden was briefed Friday morning about the August drone strike, White House press secretary Jen Psaki ... Afghanistan civilians last month, the White House said on Monday. ... "This was done in error," Psaki said of the strike. "Every loss is a tragedy," she said. ... ...
algemeiner.com — 4+ hour, 32+ min ago
Khamenei Reaffirms Iran's Antisemitic Ban on Competing Against Israeli Athletes
Responding to Khamenei’s remarks, Maccabee Task Force Executive Director David Brog observed that ... Earlier this year he won a silver medal at the Tel Aviv Grand Slam in Israel followed by a silver medal ... As a result of his decision, the International Judo Federation (IJF) banned the judoka and his coach, ... Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei delivers a televised speech in Tehran, Iran June 4 ... Official Khamenei Website/Handout via REUTERS Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei reiterated ... ...
jns.org — 46+ min ago
UAE aids delivery of citrons, myrtle to Iranian Jewish community ahead of Sukkot
The post UAE aids delivery of citrons, myrtle to Iranian Jewish community ahead of Sukkot appeared first ... The Alliance of Rabbis in the Islamic States also worked with the Jewish Agency and Meromim Foundation ... The United Arab Emirates helped coordinate the delivery of around 500 citrons, known as etrogim in Hebrew ... “Jews have been practicing Judaism across the Muslim world for thousands of years,” said Rabbi Mendy ... In past years, the Iranian Jewish community imported citrons through Turkey, but organizing delivery ... ...