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Journalist reckons with Israeli blame for 1982 Sabra and Shatila massacre

3 hours 12 min ago
38 years ago, hours before the Jewish new year, word arrived of bloodshed by an Israeli ally in Beirut. A reporter set off to Lebanon to seek out the truth

Study said to find Saudis may have enough uranium to make own nuclear fuel

3 hours 37 min ago
Guardian cites report by Saudi, Chinese geologists, identifying sufficient amounts of the element to supply Gulf kingdom's nascent nuclear program -- and to export

On gloomy Rosh Hashana Eve, Israel prepares for painful second national lockdown

3 hours 51 min ago
Deeply unpopular closure set to take effect at 2 p.m., amid expectations of significant financial damages and concerns of civil disobedience

Two shot dead in Nazareth during club brawl, police search for suspects

5 hours 18 min ago
Man in his twenties and another aged around 40 rushed to hospital in serious condition, but later die of their injuries

Coronavirus cases top 30 million worldwide as Europe sees fresh surge

5 hours 36 min ago
WHO's regional director warns of 'alarming rates of transmission' after continent confirmed a record number of infections last week

With the Israel-UAE-Bahrain deals, ‘undeniable Palestinan truths’ no longer hold

6 hours 44 min ago
Axioms the Palestinians imposed on the Arab world for decades -- notably including the eschewing of all normalization with Israel -- are crumbling before their horrified eyes

Hungarian Jews to celebrate Rosh Hashanah on a boat as coronavirus cases surge

6 hours 51 min ago
As COVID-19 infections climb across Europe, worshipers in Hungary, France are forced to cope with government restrictions, including by praying on watercraft and a floating hotel

Hundreds protest in Tel Aviv against new virus lockdown

7 hours 28 min ago
Demonstrators call for Netanyahu's removal and blame him for resurgent outbreak; other protesters gather at dozens of bridges, traffic junctions

Dockside dealings: Smuggling, bribery, tax evasion rampant at Beirut port

8 hours 25 min ago
Widespread corruption at harbor is representative of dysfunctional state riddled with graft, experts say; Hezbollah terror group has free rein to smuggle in drugs and weapons

Biden, in Rosh Hashanah greeting, calls for action: ‘Got to be a better year’

8 hours 57 min ago
Contrary to Trump, who used Rosh Hashanah message to highlight his Israel bonafides, Democratic challenger emphasizes holiday's themes, commitment to Jewish values

US says Hezbollah storing ammonium nitrate, which caused Beirut blast, in Europe

10 hours 39 min ago
State Department official says terror group smuggling ammonium nitrate in first aid kits for use in terror attacks, calls on European states to impose bans on organization

Cabinet eases movement restriction to allow travel 1 kilometer from home

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 23:46
Government approves extending personal space for public during upcoming lockdown from 500 meters following request from Knesset legal committee

Denying cover-up, former police chief insists killed Bedouin man was terrorist

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 22:33
Contradicting Netanyahu, Roni Alsheich says 2017 incident, in which law enforcement has been accused of suppressing evidence, was 'certainly a terrorist attack'

Top Israeli, UAE officials say new ties will make countries ‘close family’

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 21:27
Israelis should 'feel at home, feel accepted' in Abu Dhabi, says head of emirate's Department of Culture and Tourism in video call with Israeli FM chief Alon Ushpiz

One-third of Netanyahu voters believe COVID-19 was sent by God

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 21:06
Hiddush poll also finds 70% of Israelis reject notion that criticism of ultra-Orthodox conduct during pandemic is bigotry

Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ to get US release after 2-year delay

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 20:25
Movie dropped by Amazon Studios after #MeToo movement brought reappraisal of the director due to child molestation allegations

Netanyahu warns ‘there may be no choice’ but to tighten lockdown

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 20:04
PM defends 3-week closure set to begin Friday afternoon, says government ‘made every effort to balance health considerations and economic needs’

Miami Herald apologizes for running anti-Semitic and racist ads for months

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 19:39
Paper admits 'distressing' oversight in allowing ads comparing Black Lives Matter to Nazis to run in its Spanish-language publication

Germany to improve safety of Jewish sites after Halle attack

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 19:38
Announcing 22 million euros to step up security at synagogues, Interior Minister Seehofer says country will do everything to provide 'necessary protection' to community

It’s a lockdown of necessity. But what kind of necessity? Health or political?

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 19:12
How did Israel become world’s first country reimposing lockdown? It's not just a story of rising infections, but also of fragile religious-secular relations, nervous politicians