| Dec 15, 2014
| 1:36 PM
NEXT GENERATIONS — the South Florida nonprofit comprised of children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors and concerned others — has a full slate of Jewish-interest programming available made possible by continued memberships in the...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 5:05 PM
A European Union court Wednesday ordered the removal of Hamas from the European Union's list of terrorist organizations, based on a procedural technicality, a ruling that provoked anger from Israel as well as satisfaction from the militant Palestinian...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 9:07 AM
The border between Israel and the Gaza Strip remained tense Sunday following attacks over the weekend that underscored the fragile situation four months after the summer’s war between Israeli troops and Hamas.
A rocket launched into Israel on...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Israel carried out an airstrike against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip early Saturday, calling it retaliation for a rocket blast from the Palestinian territory into southern Israel on Friday.
The Israeli military said it had targeted a "Hamas...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
For more than a half-century, since the United Nations partitioned the British Mandated state of Palestine so as to create a National Home for the Jewish People, in part of what had until the First World War been a part of the Ottoman Empire, the land...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 7:36 AM
A Palestinian was killed and an Israeli soldier seriously wounded Wednesday in one of the worst clashes along the Gaza border since last summer's war ended four months ago.
According to Israel’s military, a Palestinian sniper opened fire on an...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In condemning Israel for finally taking action to counter terrorist and rocket attacks, Ray Gordon ignores the history of the last nine years of the conflict between Hamas and Israel ("Hold Israel accountable for war crimes," Dec. 23). After Israel...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:31 PM
Last week, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas signed papers to join the International Criminal Court in the Hague, the first step to seeking war crimes charges against Israeli leaders. Abbas did this one day after the United Nations Security...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 3:56 PM
To the editor: The historical overview of the Palestinians misses two important points. ("Palestinians escalate campaign for sovereign statehood," Jan. 3)
Quite to the contrary of University of Haifa historian Ido Zelkovitz's proclamation that Israeli...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:31 PM
An Israeli military court on Tuesday sentenced a Palestinian man to three life terms in prison for his role in the abduction and killing of three Jewish teenagers in the West Bank, an event that contributed to the escalating cycle of violence leading to a...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 11:26 AM
The older I get, the more my childhood memories fade, but I still vividly remember the morning of Sunday, July 4, 1976.
I was eight years old at the time, spending Shabbat with my grandparents at their house in London. Early on that Sunday, I woke to...