is JTA's Israel correspondent.
March 20, 2014 4:56pm
Yuriy Yukhatskov has been trying to immigrate to Israel since 2011. His one problem: Israel thinks he’s Christian.
March 19, 2014 6:48am
The Israeli governing coalition’s record over the past 12 months is a mixed bag, but the fact that it’s still together may be reason enough for Netanyahu to smile.
March 17, 2014 12:28pm
While Benjamin Netanyahu has played the role of tough guy on the world stage, Shimon Peres has been a conciliator.
March 17, 2014 11:52am
Now under bankruptcy protection, Hadassah hospital in Jerusalem is attempting to dig out from under a mountain of debt.
March 10, 2014 2:22pm
Pittsburgh has its own version of Saul Goodman from “Breaking Bad.” And did we mention he’s Jewish?
March 9, 2014 4:07pm
For International Women’s Day, Women of the Wall tried something new: standing in a public square and asking women to lay tefillin.
March 7, 2014 12:25pm
A volunteer effort coordinated from Kiev and Israel has allowed seven individuals wounded in Ukrainian protests to be airlifted to Israel for medical care.
March 6, 2014 3:46pm
Breaking the Impasse, a partnership of 300 businesspeople, is encouraging Israeli and Palestinian political leaders to reach an agreement on a two-state solution.
March 4, 2014 10:37am
A proposed law to draft haredi Orthodox Israelis into the army is prompting fierce opposition from a community facing the steady erosion of several longstanding privileges.
March 3, 2014 1:45am
This year’s mass gatherings of haredim have all been different, but they have shared some key features.