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September 16, 2014 12:12pm
Bernard Gavrin was killed in action in Saipan in 1944. Thanks to a dogged Japanese team of researchers, the Pentagon and DNA science, his remains were recently returned home and buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
September 14, 2014 3:37pm
The tiny emirate has longstanding Israel ties but remains a major backer of the Jewish state’s mortal enemies.
September 9, 2014 5:56pm
With fewer Jewish lawmakers, will Jewish and pro-Israel organizations have the access they once enjoyed?
September 4, 2014 5:32pm
Jewish correspondents in the Middle East are especially wary of discussing their origins and have a number of strategies when the question inevitably comes up.
September 2, 2014 5:46pm
With the world in turmoil, President Obama’s last thousand days in office are not likely to be focused on Israeli-Palestinian peace.
August 20, 2014 1:51pm
Europe’s newest country and its tiny Jewish community cooperate in their quests for recognition.
August 7, 2014 11:33am
After reports during the Gaza conflict of cut-off phone calls, talk of “demands” and eavesdropping, it may be time for President Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to figure out a way back to steadier ground. But can they?
August 6, 2014 9:39am
Rand Paul says he never formally proposed cutting assistance to Israel, despite a welter of evidence that he kind of did.
August 5, 2014 3:58pm
Congressional staffers, younger Americans and Democrats are less likely to be supportive of Israel, new polls and a focus group show.
August 1, 2014 10:01am
On his way out of Congress, Eric Cantor once again makes clear how his roots helped shape his political outlook.