Photo Credit: Screenshot IMPACT-se Report
02-26-2021

The United Nations body responsible for overseeing Palestinian Refugee Education said recently it had removed violent and anti-Israel content from special materials it published to help Palestinian children study at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, after it was challenged by a report from IMPACT-se. But a new investigation questioned that so-called resolution and found the changes didn’t go far enough.

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02-26-2021

An explosion struck an Israeli-owned cargo ship sailing out of the Middle East on Friday, an unexplained blast renewing concerns about ship security amid escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran.

An Israeli man receives his second Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine from a medical professional. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)
02-26-2021

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to export thousands of vaccine doses from Israel’s surplus to friendly nations is on hold after a legal challenge was raised, his office said Thursday.

Photo credit: Screenshot of gulfjewish.com
02-26-2021

For the first time ever, Jewish communities in the Gulf States celebrated a virtual Purim together - a Purim like no other.  Hosted by the brand-new Association of Gulf Jewish Communities (AGJC), it included an introduction a keynote address from the H.E. Dr. Sh. Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the King Hamad Global Centre for Peaceful Co-existence in Bahrain and reading of the Esther scroll from Lebanese-born, American Rabbi Elie Abadie, who heads the AGJC.

In this Aug. 22, 2019 file photo, passengers leave the arrival terminal of Abha airport, south of Saudi Arabia. Saudi TV says on Feb. 10, 2021, that Yemen’s Houthi rebels targeted Abha International Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia, (AP Photo/Amr Nabi
02-25-2021

Explosive-laden drones that targeted Saudi Arabia's royal palace in the kingdom's capital last month were launched from inside Iraq, a senior Iran-backed militia official in Baghdad and a U.S. official said.

This Monday, Feb. 22, 2021 satellite shows construction at the Shimon Peres Negev Nuclear Research Center near the city of Dimona, Israel. (Planet Labs Inc. via AP)
02-25-2021

A secretive Israeli nuclear facility at the center of the nation's undeclared atomic weapons program is undergoing what appears to be its biggest construction project in decades, satellite photos analyzed by The Associated Press show.

In this Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 file photo, an Israeli military paramedic prepares a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov, File)
02-24-2021

Israel is going on the offensive against the coronavirus by leading one of the world’s most successful vaccine rollout campaigns. Now the Jewish State is using its small surplus of vaccines as a diplomatic tool. 

Recently arrived 15th century megilla. Courtesy - National Library of Israel, Jerusalem
02-23-2021

The National Library of Israel in Jerusalem has been gifted one of the world’s oldest copies of The Book of Esther.

Israeli soldiers near the border with Lebanon, northern Israel, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
02-22-2021

Iran and the United States are locked in a face-off over the Iranian nuclear deal and Israel is caught in the middle.

Michael Che arrives at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
02-22-2021

Jewish groups and Israeli officials on Sunday accused SNL of anti-Semitism after one of its comedians made a joke about Israel’s vaccination campaign.

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