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'Incomprehensibly Bad'

Israeli official slams proposed Iran deal

Netanyahu: 'This deal, as it appears to be emerging, bears out all of our fears, and even more than that.'

'The Iran-Lausanne-Yemen axis is very dangerous to humanity, and must be stopped.'

Calls congressmen to express 'deep concern about the emerging agreement.'

Strategic Affairs Minister: 'I say here, this morning, in the name of the government of Israel, this is a bad deal, full of holes.'

Ad in the NY Times: 'Mr. President: Fighting al-Qaeda made you like Churchill. Appeasing Iran will make you like Chamberlain.'

Iranian Defector: 'The US negotiating team are mainly there to speak on Iran’s behalf.'

Chief Rabbi of Efrat: 'The President of the United States is lashing out at Israel just like Haman lashed out at the Jews.'


Arab States Form Army to Fight Iran

'Unified regional force' announced after summit

Official: 'According to estimates, there are 5,000 Iranians, Hezbollah, and Iraqi militia on the ground in Yemen.'


Not Funny

TV star Lena Dunham publishes article comparing her Jewish boyfriend to a dog


U.N.: Israel Is World's Worst Violator of Human Rights

Speaking to the Void

Prosor: U.N. should investigate discrimination against minorities in Mideast

Analysis: How Naive Is the White House?

WSJ: Obama Created a Messy Middle East

WORLD

We're With You

Egypt pledges support for a 'unified Arab force' to counter Iran

More than 20 Arab countries hold summit

Obama expresses support

Western diplomats evacuated as fighting intensifies in Yemen

Hezbollah Howls

Iranian ally unleashes whiny rant against Arab coalition


Countdown to March 31

U.S. capitulates to Iran

All Say 'Aye'

U.S. Senate votes unanimously for amendment to send message to Iran

WSJ: Obama Moving Toward Iran and Away From Israel


Yemen New Front in Saudi Arabia-Iran Rivalry

Coalition of Gulf states strike Iran-backed Houthi rebels

Egypt Prepared to Send Troops to Fight Houthis

How the Saudis Took the Lead in Yemen

Arabs Agree to Joint Military Force to Stop Iran


E.U. Keeps Hamas on Terror List

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ISRAEL

Suing Hamas

Israeli NGO to bring lawsuit against terrorist group for violating international law


The Documents

U.S. assessements of Israel's nuclear arsenal declassified


Abbas: Israel doesn't want peace

Fatah head says election results have resulted in a reevaluation of 'economic, political, and security ties with Israel.'


Throw Away the Key

Alon Shvut murderer sentenced to two life prison terms for stabbing Dalia Lemkus


Outlook Good

Israel's unemployment rate hits record low


This Year's Exodus Miracle: Ukrainian Jews Flee to Israel


Rivlin Pays Respects in Singapore

Israeli leader visits for burial of Prime Minister Lew; first Israeli president to visit area in decades

Israel's Secret Role in Creating Singapore's Army

NORTH AMERICA

Persona Non Grata

Can Israel's ambassador to the U.S. repair relations with the White House?

Alienated

Congressional Black Caucus enraged at Netanyahu because of his speech to Congress, remarks about Israeli-Arabs

'It’s going to be very difficult to bring them back.'


Pontiff to Visit America

In September, Pope Francis will stop in New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.


Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to Retire

Decision will make for hotly contested Nevada Senate race in 2016


Bush on Obama: Doesn't Know Friend From Foe

'With the White House, not even half a minute of grace was given.'


Video Sting

Cornell student activities dean caught welcoming ISIS and Hamas onto campus


Americans Arrested for Allegedly Conspiring to Support ISIS

U.S. soldier, Chicago resident arrested in plot to attack Illinois military base


Heard on The Hill

House members request added funding for U.S.-Israel missile defense systems

Funding also requested for U.S.-Israel water, energy program

VIDEOS

Netanyahu to Birthright Visitors: 'This Is Your Homeland'


Commentator Bill Maher Defends Bibi


Palestinian Preacher Calls for IS to Destroy Israel


How Secure Do Berlin Jews Feel?


Iran Unveils New Long-Range Missile

'Soumar' would extend range to Europe

COMMENTARY
ARTS & CULTURE

Turkey Restores Great Synagogue, But There Are No Worshipers


Texas Comes to Tel Aviv

Artists' exhibit on display at Machon Hamayim Municipal Gallery in Givatayim


Meet 'Mad Men's' Jewish Writer

Matthew Weiner injects Jewish characters into hit HBO show


Israel's Playlist

Eight popular bands worth listening to


At Long Last, Justice

El Greco painting looted by Nazis returns to heirs


Jewish Book Recommendations for Spring


Warsaw Zoo Gave Safe Harbor to 300 Jews

Museum will pay tribute to heroism of zoo's director


Who Would Want This?

Los Angeles gallery auctioning floral still life painting by Hitler


Masada Novel to Become TV Miniseries

Alice Hoffman's 'The Dovekeepers' will premiere on CBS

JEWISH LIFE

'We Better Stand Up!'

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein calls for action against antisemitism

Head of WJC Calls on U.S. to Fight Antisemitism

'The United States can and must speak loudly and clearly to condemn this evil for what it is – the radical Islamic hatred of Jews.'


The Pink Slip

Yeshiva University plans mass layoff warnings to Einstein Med School staff


Halachic Prenup/Postnup Party in Brooklyn

First Haredi party planned to help solve agunah crisis


NYU Students Protest Israel Apartheid Week

Pro-Israel quote from pop star Lady Gaga front and center


Teen Charged With Hate Crime in Staten Island


Jewish Frat Shut Down at UMichigan

Sigma Alpha Mu president faces misdemeanor charges


Mob Attacks British Synagogue

Under Siege

Antisemitism skyrockets in British city of Manchester

The Mob Attacks

BDS 'activists' trash South African store carrying Israeli products

As Australian theater refuses to hold Jewish cultural event

And Jewish graves are horribly desecrated in Hungary


South African Jews Organize 'Yarmulke' Protest

After three Jewish teens are assaulted in Johannesburg mall, citizens urged to wear head coverings at the movies


Inspiring American Rabbis

The Forward publishes list of 33 men and women who guide us


Yehuda Avner, Advisor to Four Israeli Prime Ministers, Dies

Speechwriter wrote memoir about his government service; remembered as 'true servant of the Jewish people'


Boca Synagogue Wins Guinness World Record

Prayer shawl made by Florida congregants measures 1471.74 square feet


Why Is This Ice Cream Different From All Others?

Ben & Jerry's founders make big splash with charoset ice cream--found only in Israel


Pro-Israel Students Fight Back

University of New Orleans students launch petition to divest from P.A.


Swarthmore Hillel Renamed Kehilah

Campus Jewish organization drops its affiliation with Hillel International

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