Minneapolis cop who knelt on handcuffed black man’s neck charged with murder

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 20:00
Minnesota state investigators arrest Derek Chauvin for role in death of George Floyd while in custody that sparked protests across the United States and violence in Minneapolis

Al-Aqsa preacher reported detained and barred, as holy site set to reopen

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 19:35
Several East Jerusalem activists briefly held; Hamas terror chief condemns ban as 'assault' on Palestinian right to worship

Israel reports sharp jump to 115 infections as Health Ministry warns lax public

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 18:26
Top official blames rise on atmosphere of 'euphoria and complacency' with Israelis ignoring social-distancing rules, says decision on closing some schools will be made Saturday

Scientists have ‘serious doubts’ over study used to discredit malaria drugs

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 17:32
Top researchers question methodology used in Lancet large-scale study, basis for WHO suspending clinical trials of the anti-viral drugs as potential COVID-19 treatments

70 days in airports: The Israeli courier keeping global organ transplants alive

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 16:27
Delivering for recipients of bone marrow donor registry, Mishel Zrian sleeps in airport lounges, receives his deliveries without being forced to quarantine. He just can't go home

IDF: Suspect tries to ram troops in West Bank, is shot and ‘neutralized’

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 15:36
Palestinian driver reportedly killed while trying to run over Israeli forces near the Halamish settlement; no soldiers injured

IDF troops fire warning shots after suspect in Lebanon nears border

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 15:05
News site quotes army sources saying shepherd was likely gathering intelligence for Hezbollah on Israeli military operations in Mount Dov area

‘Pro-life colossus’ retires after 20 years as SPUC CEO

Christian Institute - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 14:37
The Chief Executive of the world’s oldest pro-life group has announced that he will retire next year.

Greece to allow entry to tourists from Israel, 28 other countries from June 15

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 14:23
Greek tourism ministry says visitors may be subject to sample coronavirus testing, will be able to enter country if they fly direct to Athens, Thessaloniki

CNN crew covering racial unrest arrested in Minneapolis

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 14:14
Reporter Omar Jimenez and production team later released; Minnesota Governor Tim Walz apologizes to network

When you treat us as just a statistic, you fail Jews of color like me

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 14:14
Jews have lived on every continent for millennia. Diversity has always been — and will always be — fundamentally Jewish.

Russia slams ‘dangerous’ US foreign policy moves on Iran, treaties

Times of Israel - Fri, 29/05/2020 - 13:15
Moscow says Washington's behavior increasingly unpredictable and disruptive as White House ends most nuclear waivers, announces exit from Open Skies Treaty