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This soldier leaves no lonely old person behind

By Naama Barak “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these elderly people and Holocaust survivors and their...

Saeb Erekat, Palestinian negotiator, dies

JERUSALEM — Saeb Erekat, 65, the Palestinian peace negotiator died Nov. 10 at Hadassah hospital in Jerusalem, where he was in the care of Israeli physicians. He had...

Biden and Israel, 2008-2016

WASHINGTON — JTA spoke with half a dozen people who saw the Biden-Israel relationship up close during the years that Biden served under President Obama as vice...

Sudan-Israel announce normalization

WASHINGTON — Sudan will become the third Arab country in the past two months to normalize ties with Israel, continuing the trend of Arab states’ willingness to...

Rare ex-utero surgery performed successfully in Tel Aviv

Doctors in Israel saved a newborn’s life Oct. 14 with a rare surgical procedure performed before the boy was fully outside his mother’s body. The “ex utero...

A beginning? Israel-Lebanon talks

By Israel Kasnett For the first time in three decades, Israel and Lebanon held the first of what is expected to be a series of negotiations over the next few months...

IDF steps up to mitigate COVID-19 crisis in Israel

By Yaakov Lappin The Israel Defense Forces is significantly broadening its involvement in the national effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus in Israel....

Coronavirus cases explode in Israel

JERUSALEM (JTA) — According to a new report, Israel’s daily number of deaths from the coronavirus is higher than the US on a per capita basis. Israel’s daily rate...

Signed, sealed and delivered

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5781 SECTION A PAGE 9 WASHINGTON — Benjamin Netanyahu has complained for years about Arab leaders telling their people one thing in Arabic and...

Breaking down the UAE-Israel deal

By Israel Kasnett, Israel Hayom via JNS Israel’s deal with the United Arab Emirates, which will soon include a signing ceremony affirming full normalization of...