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Amendments protecting Israel and requiring reports on Iran terrorism included in defense bill

Two amendments regarding Israel and Iran were included in the National Defense Authorization Act...

5/20/2016 11:47:04 AM

Methodists accept recommendation to withdraw from BDS coalition

The decision comes just days after rejecting four resolutions calling for divestment from...

5/19/2016 3:52:36 PM

Help Alberta wildfire victims

To assist victims of the wildfires raging across Alberta, Jewish Federations of Canada-UIA has...

5/9/2016 4:44:04 PM

JCRC condemns UNESCO resolution ignoring Jewish ties to Temple Mount, Wall

The resolution, adopted April 15 in Paris, does not recognize a Jewish connection to the Western...

4/21/2016 4:44:32 PM

Final group of Jews from Yemen airlifted to Israel in secret mission

A group of the last remaining Jews from Yemen arrived in Israel in a secret operation coordinated...

3/21/2016 2:57:18 PM

Iran Watch: Report raises nuclear monitoring concerns; support for terror against Israel grows

The report identified three potential problem areas with the IAEA's ability to monitor Iran.

2/26/2016 3:03:18 PM

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, former prisoners mark liberation at Auschwitz

International Holocaust Remembrance Day is observed on Jan. 27, the anniversary of the Auschwitz...

1/27/2016 1:02:54 PM

Thirty years of tikkun olam

Ruth Messinger reflects on American Jewish World Service’s social justice impact 

12/23/2015 12:12:12 PM

Jews on Mars?

Barak Stoltz moves from the Windy City to the Red Planet

12/23/2015 11:12:10 AM

UN atomic agency closes Iran nuclear investigation

The action means that some allegations about the weapons project may never be answered. 

12/17/2015 10:26:35 AM

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