Thursday 21 February 2019

No comment on possible Bibi ‘Moroccan’ visit

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hopes to visit Morocco before Israeli elections on April 9. Reports of ‘secret’ meetings circulated last September in New York persist but Israeli officials remain silent about a country not officially...

Israelis back Nation-State Law in new poll

Israel’s Nation-State Law is backed by over half of the Jewish population according to a new survey. The same figure stated that the legislation should note Israel...

Israeli teen murder suspect in custody

A 29-year-old Palestinian man has been remanded in custody following the brutal murder of 19-year-old Ori Ansbacher in the woods at Ein Yael on the outskirts of Jerusalem. Arafat Irfayia has admitted the atrocity,...

Two dead and 51 injured in bus crash as report shows bus incidents highest...

Two women died and 51 were injured when a bus overturned after crashing into a stationary rescue vehicle on Route 443 near Modi'in on Sunday morning. Rachel Gutman, 29, from Modi'in Illit, and Ruchama Rosen, 27,...

ISRAEL ELECTION APRIL 2019

The Jewish Weekly’s election report, news briefs and latest poll table by JAMES MARLOW who has been covering Israeli elections as a political analyst since the...

Bibi joins Arab nations at Middle East conference in Poland

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined senior officials from 60 nations at the Peace and Security in the Middle East Summit in Warsaw, Poland yesterday. Organisers of the two-day conference welcomed ministers Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Jordan, Yemen,...

West Bank settlement growth fastest in Israel

Israel’s population in West Bank settlements is fastest growing in the country according to official figures. And it is thanks to US President Donald Trump’s administration. Baruch Gordon, West Bank Jewish Population Stats director,...

Brazilian cartoonist slated for anti-Israel slur

Israeli comic book artist Uri Fink has slated a Brazilian cartoonist for portraying IDF soldiers as murderers when they arrived in Brazil to aid efforts in the aftermath of a collapsed...

ISRAEL ELECTION APRIL 2019

Political analyst JAMES MARLOW brings The Jewish Weekly his election report and latest news briefs. An updated poll table will be published next week.   REPORT: The party that registered up to...

Burglary at Kiryat Yovel Synagogue in Jerusalem

Police are investigating a burglary at Kiryat Yovel Synagogue in Jerusalem where Sefer Torah’s were damaged earlier this week. Interior Minister Aryeh Deri of Shas visited the site on Tuesday morning. President...

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