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Iranians enrolled in online Kabbalah course of Israel’s Ben-Gurion University

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s free online course on Kabbalah received some surprising enrollments, with students registering from countries such as Iran, Syria and...

Study finds major gaps in Holocaust knowledge among Americans

A study released on Thursday found critical gaps in knowledge of basic facts about the Holocaust among the US public, especially among young adults....

Rare bronze coins dated to Jewish revolt against Rome discovered in Jerusalem

Dr. Eliat Mazar of Israel’s Hebrew University has made a timely discovery ahead of the Jewish holiday of freedom - rare bronze coins dating...

Israel’s Sheba Medical Center offers new hope for stroke victims

The Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer has extended the treatment protocol for stroke victims from eight hours to 24 hours. The hospital...

West weighs potential attack on Syria as Trump dials back on threats

The US, UK and France are considering options for a possible response against the regime in Syria after the suspected deadly chemical attack on...

IAF jets strike terror targets in Gaza, machine gun fired in response hits Israeli...

The Israeli Air Force struck terror targets in Gaza overnight on Wednesday in response to the bomb detonated near a military vehicle earlier that...

Netanyahu responds to Iranian threats on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Speaking at Israel’s Holocaust memorial museum in Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu clarified that in every generation, Israel will continue to combat those...

Syrian government reportedly raises victory flag in last rebel-held enclave

Russian-backed Syrian forces have reportedly taken control of Douma in eastern Ghouta, effectively establishing its victory in the rebel-held region. Russian reports said Moscow’s...

Putin calls on Netanyahu to refrain from ‘destabilizing’ Syria

In a phone call on Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the current situation in Syria. Moscow urged...

Psychiatrists determine mother of drowned Haredi baby cannot be held accountable for actions

The mother of the month-old baby who drowned in an Ashdod hotel was deemed unfit for trial by court psychiatrists. The autopsy of the...