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George Soros pictured at the UN headquarters in New York in 2016. (Peter Foley/Getty)

Hungarian Jews split on Soros

BUDAPEST — On a recent Sunday, eight far-right activists filmed themselves on what they called a “raid” on the Aurora Jewish community center in Budapest. Sporting...

Alon Davidi speaking at JNF's breakfast in Denver. (Neil Rosenfeld)

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi

Twenty seconds. That’s the average length of time a resident of Sderot, Israel has between the sounding of a siren, warning of an incoming rocket strike, and reaching...

Ramat HaNegev Mayor Eran Doron (Alexsei Kolesnikov)

Ramat HaNegev Mayor Eran Doron

Eran Doron, the new mayor of Ramat HaNegev, JEWISHcolorado’s partnership community in Israel, notices a photographer in the background and tugs uncomfortably at his...

Newly appointed US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman visited the Kotel after arriving in Israel on May 15. (Hillel Maeir/TPS)

Upon arrival in Israel, Friedman visits Kotel

JERUSALEM — The new US ambassador to Israel, David M. Friedman, presented his diplomatic credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in a ceremony held on Tuesday,...

Swastikas and ‘KKK’ were “keyed” into the surface of several automobiles near the DU Hillel House last week. (KMGH-TV Channel 7)

Swastikas at DU; police investigating possible hate crime

Although swastikas and the letters “KKK” were scratched into the surfaces of six cars on the same block as a Denver Hillel house last week, the Anti-Defamation...

Emmanuel Macron addresses supporters after winning the French Presidential Election on May 7, 2017 (David Ramos/Getty)

Jews, Macron, on collision course

PARIS — French Jews may have voted en masse for Emmanuel Macron in the final round of France’s presidential elections, but that doesn’t make him their dream...

L-r: Moshe Kantor, Frans Timmermans, Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt

Belgian body bans ritual slaughter

BRUSSELS — A committee of the Walloon Parliament in southern Belgium has voted to ban the slaughter of animals which have not been stunned, which violates both kosher...

Former FBI Director James Comey, pictured May 3, 2017. (Jim Watson/AFP/Getty)

Comey fired, reviled, yet liked by Jewish leaders

WASHINGTON — “You make us better,” James Comey told the Anti-Defamation League in his final public speech as FBI director. Judging from the applause in the...

Prince Philip greets the 3rd Battalion of the Royal Canadian Regiment in April, 2013 (Jamie McCaffrey/Wikipedia)

Jewish leaders pay tribute to Prince Philip

LONDON — Jewish leaders in Great Britain paid tribute to Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, who announced that he will retire from public engagements...

Marwan Barghouti, pictured at his sentencing in June, 2004. (Isranet)

Hunger striker cheats on the side [VIDEO]

JERUSALEM — The Israel Prison Service released a video that shows Marwan Barghouti, the high-profile Palestinian prisoner leading a hunger strike, secretly eating in...