World (JERUSALEM) An investigation of a fatal West Bank clash between Israeli forces and Palestinian stone-throwers indicates that troops used live fire without justification and in violation of the armys rules of engagement, an Israeli human rights group said Tuesday. Two Palestinian teens were killed and one was wounded in last weeks confrontation
Group: Troops Kill 2 Palestinians Without Cause
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) The Palestinians don't want to see U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's troubled Mideast peace mission fail, but will no longer feel bound by his ground rules if Israel fails to live up to its commitments, the chief Palestinian negotiator said Friday.
Palestinians say they don't want Kerry to fail
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) The Palestinians want to avoid a clash with the U.S.
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Negotiator: Palestinians don't want clash with US
Proposed changes to Racial Discrimination Act could affect donations and on the ground support, says Jewish leader Donations from the Jewish community to the Liberal party and physical support such as letterboxing could be affected by the governments proposal to remove offend, insult and humiliate and broaden the exemptions in the Racial Discrimination Act, a prominent Jewish leader has warned …
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Jewish donations to Liberal party could be hit by race act changes
Although overall anti-Semitic incidents declined 19% nationwide from 2012 to 2013, there were 31 assaults on Jews last year compared to 17 in 2012. NEW YORK — The elderly woman had stopped by the Jewish Community Center in the Canarsie area of Brooklyn and was shuffling away, leaning heavily on her walker, when a young man punched her in the head as he walked past, knocking her to the ground …
Attacks on Jews show a troubling increase
GAZA, December 24, 2013 (WAFA) – The Bank of Palestine is providing $50,000 to UNICEF to help Palestinian children and families in the aftermath of the severe winter storm that hit Gaza, in an initiative whereby Bank of Palestine staff on the ground are volunteering their time to help with the distribution of relief supplies, a UNICEF press release said.
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Bank of Palestine Partners with UNICEF to Assist Children, Families Affected by Winter Storm in Gaza
Dr. Roberto Bolli will be able to move his ground-breaking research in the use of autologous stem cell therapy to treat heart disease forward with a gift from the Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence and a matching gift from the University of Louisville.
Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence Donates $2 Million to Advance Adult Stem Cell Research in Treatment of Heart Disease
An Orthodox Jew walking home from work in Brooklyn early Friday was brutally attacked by a pack of thugs playing the “knockout game” — leaving him sprawled on the ground…
Jewish man clocked in ‘knockout’ attack
Graves and bones belonging to an ancient Jewish cemetery were found in the ground during the construction of the tunnel in the Aegean province of Izmir.
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Ancient Jewish cemetery discovered while digging tunnel in Turkey
Stolpersteine – inscribed stones set in the ground in memory of Nazi victims – have caused controversy in Munich.
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App creates virtual Holocaust memorials – The Local