Alarmed by a rise in online anti-Semitism during the pandemic, coupled with studies indicating younger generations lack even basic knowledge of the Nazi genocide, Holocaust survivors are taking to social media to share their experience of how hate speech paved the way for mass murder.
A new report says the coronavirus pandemic gave birth to a rise in “blatant” anti-Semitism on the internet and especially on social media sites. Many of the conspiracy theories blame Jews for the global outbreak, raising fears that there could be an increase in violence against Jews in the post-pandemic world.
Wednesday night marked the beginning of Israel’s annual Holocaust Memorial Day for the 6 million Jews who perished at the hands of the Nazis.
An Iranian cargo ship believed to be a base for the paramilitary Revolutionary Guard and anchored for years in the Red Sea off Yemen has been attacked, Iranian state television acknowledged Wednesday.
The Biden administration is moving again to increase U.S. assistance to the Palestinians as it fires up a new Mideast policy that is directly opposite of the one pursued by its predecessor.
The United States and Iran held indirect talks in Vienna aimed at bringing both countries back into compliance with the nuclear deal world powers signed with Tehran in 2015.
Mediation between Jordan's King Abdullah II and his outspoken half brother, Prince Hamzah, successfully de-escalated one of the most serious political crises in the kingdom in decades, the palace and a confidant of the prince said Monday.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will announce on Tuesday his nomination of the leader who will be entrusted to form a government following last month’s inconclusive elections.
Iranian authorities arrested several people on charges of spying for Israel and other nations, state TV announced Monday.
The United States and members of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal are set to meet in Vienna on Tuesday.