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A member of the Israeli team sent to Lusaka, Zambia.

Israel sends aid to Zambia

JERUSALEM — Medical professionals from Israel are helping to treat cholera victims in Zambia, which is battling an outbreak of the disease. A delegation of two...

Japan's PM Shinzo Abe, right, with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius. (Petras Malukas/AFP/Getty)

Japanese PM visits Sugihara House

KAUNAS — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited a museum last week in Lithuania commemorating Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Jews...

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu being welcomed in New Delhi by Indian PM Narendra Modi. (Ashernet)

New era in India-Israel relations

NEW DELHI — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi signed a series of agreements for cooperation in energy, the film...

Moshe Holtzberg is embraced by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Israel.

Mumbai: Holtzberg will return to his Chabad house

JERUSALEM — The son of the Chabad emissaries killed in a 2008 terror attack in Mumbai will join Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on a trip to India. Moshe...

Alberto Nisman at a news conference in Buenos Aires on May 20, 2009. (Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty)

Argentine judge: Nisman was murdered

BUENOS AIRES — A federal judge in Argentina said that AMIA Jewish center bombing prosecutor Alberto Nisman was murdered. It is the first time since Nisman’s death in...

Emanuele Giaufret in Ramat Gan, Israel, Dec. 19, 2017. (Kobi Richter/TPS)

EU ambassador says relationship with Israel strong

By Mara Vigevani Europe is not an enemy of Israel. Despite the differences over the conflict with the Palestinians, cultural and economic ties between Jerusalem and the...

Modern Jerusalem as seen here from the Mount of Olives. (Flickr Commons/Dan)

Trump’s Jerusalem ripples

JERUSALEM — Amid the global controversy over President Donald Trump’s recognition last week of Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state, Israeli and Palestinian...

The PLO office in Washington, DC. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty)

PLO office in DC may shut down

WASHINGTON — In 1987, Congress passed legislation that declared there would never be an office of the PLO on US soil. President Ronald Reagan agreed and signed the...

Rabbi Moishe and Yocheved Raskin, with their child.

Uganda is 100th country for Chabad

NEW YORK (JTA) — Uganda has become the 100th country to have a Chabad-Lubavitch outpost. Rabbi Moishe and Yocheved Raskin established the Chabad of Uganda in the...

Heinz-Christian Strache of Austria's Freedom Party.

Austria’s complicated treatment of the Holocaust

VIENNA — When it comes to the Holocaust, Austria has made a lot of progress assuming responsibility. In recent years, Austrian officials have consistently acknowledged...