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January 9, 2015 1:40pm
After police stormed the two hostage sites, killing all three captors, reports said that at least four hostages had been killed at the kosher supermarket in Paris.
January 7, 2015 12:29pm
The Tunisia-born Jew, known for his cynical and at times vulgar style, worked at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, which had been threatened repeatedly over the years for its cartoons critical of Islam.
January 5, 2015 5:37pm
With its dependence on Arab oil waning, Japan — under the leadership of its center-right prime minister Shinzo Abe — is pushing economic and security cooperation with the Jewish state.
December 26, 2014 9:51am
New eatery joins kosher falafel stand and several non-kosher Israeli diners in catering to Israeli and Jewish tourists.
December 23, 2014 3:38pm
In the run-up to the French parliament’s vote urging the government to recognize Palestine, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said his country would recognize Palestine in two years if peace talks fail.
December 23, 2014 2:30pm
Is it kosher? There’s an app for that, thanks to two Estonian Jewish innovators.
December 22, 2014 4:05pm
A community rich in cultural offerings is showing signs of disquiet over Kremlin policy and a budding financial crisis.
December 22, 2014 2:48pm
Accusing the Jewish Agency of failing to move quickly enough to move Jews out of embattled Ukraine, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews this week brought its first flight of immigrants to Israel.
December 17, 2014 12:33pm
Hamas is no longer on the EU terror list, but that’s more for procedural than ideological reasons. And it will likely be reinstated soon.
December 16, 2014 12:40pm
JTA’s Cnaan Liphshiz describes the subterfuge necessary to gain access to rebel-held eastern Ukraine.